Franklin School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 5,187 students in Franklin School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Franklin School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Franklin School District are J F Kennedy Memorial, Davis Thayer and Franklin High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Franklin School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Franklin School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Franklin School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
11 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
5,187 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
402 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Franklin School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#76 out of 404 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Franklin  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Franklin  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.59
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
275 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
5%
7%
# Hispanic Students
144 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
20%
# Black Students
82 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
2%
9%
# White Students
4,562 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
88%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
24 Students
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
93 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
307
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
336
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
316
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
328
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
359
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
403
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
435
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
446
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
470
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
452
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
437
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
423
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
467
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
8
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,516 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,585 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$96 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Franklin  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$91 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Franklin  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,516
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Franklin  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,585
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Franklin  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Franklin School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J F Kennedy Memorial
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
551 Pond Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-5260
Grades: K-5
| 367 students
Rank: #22.
Davis Thayer
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
137 West Central Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-5263
Grades: K-5
| 231 students
Rank: #33.
Franklin High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
218 Oak Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 528-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,787 students
Rank: #44.
Oak Street Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
224 Oak Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-7890
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #55.
Annie Sullivan Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Lincoln Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 553-0322
Grades: 6-8
| 446 students
Rank: #66.
Parmenter
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
235 Wachusett Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-5281
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #77.
Helen Keller Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Lincoln Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 553-0322
Grades: K-5
| 402 students
Rank: #88.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
628 Washington Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-2140
Grades: K-5
| 336 students
Rank: #99.
Horace Mann
Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
224 Oak Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-6230
Grades: 6-8
| 464 students
Rank: #1010.
Remington Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
628 Washington Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-2130
Grades: 6-8
| 441 students
224 Oak Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-8166
Grades: PK
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 5,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22

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