Franklin Township Public School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Franklin Township Public School District serving 7,336 students in Somerset, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Franklin Township Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Somerset Conerly Road School
    35 Conerly Road
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)249-9362

    Grades: PK-4 | 422 students
  • Somerset Elizabeth Avenue School
    363 Elizabeth Avenue
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)356-0113

    Grades: PK-4 | 624 students
  • Somerset Franklin High School
    500 Elizabeth Avenue
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)302-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2157 students
  • Somerset Franklin Middle School
    415 Francis Street
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)249-6410

    Grades: 7-8 | 1056 students
  • Franklin Park Franklin Park School
    30 Eden Street
    Franklin Park, NJ 08823
    (732)297-5666

    Grades: PK-4 | 814 students
  • Somerset Hillcrest School
    500 Franklin Blvd
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)246-0170

    Grades: PK-4 | 423 students
  • Somerset Macafee Road School
    53 Macafee Road
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)249-9097

    Grades: PK-4 | 418 students
  • Somerset Pine Grove Manor School
    130 Highland Avenue
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)246-2424

    Grades: PK-4 | 384 students
  • Somerset Sampson G. Smith School
    1649 Amwell Road
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)873-2800

    Grades: 5-6 | 1038 students

Overview

School District NameFranklin Township Public School District
# of Schools9
# of Students7,336
# of Teachers674
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students3,751
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students3,585
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.73
# of American Indian Students24
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,223
% Asian Students
17%
# of Hispanic Students2,165
% Hispanic Students
30%
# of Black Students2,786
% Black Students
38%
# of White Students1,005
% White Students
13%
# of Hawaiian Students13
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students120
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:284
# of Students in Kindergarten:508
# of Students in 1st Grade:493
# of Students in 2nd Grade:553
# of Students in 3rd Grade:595
# of Students in 4th Grade:530
# of Students in 5th Grade:520
# of Students in 6th Grade:483
# of Students in 7th Grade:528
# of Students in 8th Grade:497
# of Students in 9th Grade:645
# of Students in 10th Grade:543
# of Students in 11th Grade:433
# of Students in 12th Grade:528
# of Ungraded Students:196

District Comparison

  • Franklin Township Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Township Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Township Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Franklin Township Public School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,105 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,569. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $19,022 is less than the state average of $20,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$146 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Franklin Township Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$146 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Franklin Township Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,105$20,569
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Franklin Township Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$19,022$20,942
This chart display average spending per public school student in Franklin Township Public School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Franklin Township Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Conerly Road School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.