Franklin Towne Chs

  • Franklin Towne Chs serves 1,192 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Franklin Towne Chs places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Franklin Towne Chs's student population of 1,192 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklin Towne Chs's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklin Towne Chs is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#18 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Towne Chs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
72%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Franklin Towne Chs and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklin Towne Chs.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.450.27
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Franklin Towne Chs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Towne CHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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