Franklin Senior High School

  • Franklin Senior High School serves 353 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Franklin Senior High School's student population of 353 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Senior High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#896 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
74%
44%
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White
21%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Franklin Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.410.61
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Graduation Rate80-84%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Mary Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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