Franklinton Junior High School

  • Franklinton Junior High School serves 598 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Franklinton Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana 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 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Franklinton Junior High School's student population of 598 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Franklinton Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Franklinton Junior High School is 0.51, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#941 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
33%
44%
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White
62%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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