Franklinton High School

  • Franklinton High School serves 1,062 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Franklinton High School's student population of 1,062 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,062 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklinton High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklinton High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1525 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
33%
26%
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White
52%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Franklinton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.610.67
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Graduation Rate
84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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