Franklin School

  • Franklin School serves 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Franklin School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Franklin School's student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Franklin School is 0.69, 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 (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#770 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
46%
25%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
20%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStratford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Bridgeport Edison School
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    0.9 miles
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