Franklin Pierce High School

  • Franklin Pierce High School serves 1,196 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Franklin Pierce High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Franklin Pierce High School's student population of 1,196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Pierce High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Pierce High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank#1379 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
23%
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Black
9%
4%
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White
45%
55%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Pierce School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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