Helen Keller Elementary School

500 Lincoln Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 545 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Helen Keller Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 30% in MA
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Helen Keller Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Helen Keller Elementary School's student population of 545 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Helen Keller Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Helen Keller Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#330 out of 1644 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-54%
37%
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65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
86%
56%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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0.26
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Helen Keller Elementary School's ranking?
Helen Keller Elementary School is ranked #330 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Helen Keller Elementary School often compared to?
Helen Keller Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Jefferson Elementary School, J F Kennedy Memorial by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Helen Keller Elementary School?
545 students attend Helen Keller Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Helen Keller Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Helen Keller Elementary School?
Helen Keller Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Helen Keller Elementary School offer ?
Helen Keller Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Helen Keller Elementary School part of?
Helen Keller Elementary School is part of Franklin School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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