New Franklin Elementary School (Closed 2015)

  • New Franklin Elementary School served 120 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 32%.
  • New Franklin Elementary School operated within the Chambersburg Area School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students120 students
New Franklin Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %New Franklin Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
New Franklin Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNew Franklin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
New Franklin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
New Franklin Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
11%
10%
New Franklin Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
3%
15%
New Franklin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
76%
68%
New Franklin Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
3%
New Franklin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Franklin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.410.51
New Franklin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
41%
New Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
5%
New Franklin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

School District NameChambersburg Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed8,6891,497
Chambersburg Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$108 MM$21 MM
Chambersburg Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$125 MM$20 MM
Chambersburg Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,160$12,967
Chambersburg Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,133$12,300
Chambersburg Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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