Macon County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Macon County School District serving 4,358 students in Franklin, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Macon County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Franklin Cartoogechaye Elementary School
    3295 Old Murphy Road
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)524-2845

    Grades: PK-4 | 315 students
  • Franklin East Franklin Elementary School
    100 Watauga St
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)524-3216

    Grades: K-4 | 366 students
  • Franklin Franklin High School
    100 Panther Drive
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)524-6467

    Grades: 9-12 | 949 students
  • Highlands Highlands School
    545 Pierson Dr
    Highlands, NC 28741
    (828)526-2147

    Grades: K-12 | 313 students
  • Franklin Iotla Valley Elementary School
    1166 Iotla Church Road
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)524-2938

    Grades: PK-4 | 384 students
  • Franklin Macon Early College High School
    77 Siler Farm Road
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)306-7006

    Grades: 9-13 | 140 students
  • Franklin Macon Middle School
    1345 Wells Grove Rd
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)524-3766

    Grades: 7-8 | 566 students
  • Franklin Mountain View Intermediate
    161 Clarks Chapel Road
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)349-1325

    Grades: 5-6 | 588 students
  • Topton Nantahala School
    213 Windingstairs Rd
    Topton, NC 28781
    (828)321-4388

    Grades: K-12 | 84 students
  • Franklin South Macon Elementary School
    855 Addington Bridge Road
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)369-0796

    Grades: PK-4 | 527 students
  • Franklin Union Academy Alternative School
    158 Union School Rd
    Franklin, NC 28734
    (828)369-1277

    Grades: 7-12 | 126 students

Overview

School District NameMacon County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,384 students
# of Teachers319 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,214 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,170 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.37
# of American Indian Students17 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students37 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students817 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students35 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,375 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students99 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:34
# of Students in Kindergarten:310
# of Students in 1st Grade:322
# of Students in 2nd Grade:351
# of Students in 3rd Grade:353
# of Students in 4th Grade:365
# of Students in 5th Grade:322
# of Students in 6th Grade:311
# of Students in 7th Grade:313
# of Students in 8th Grade:338
# of Students in 9th Grade:353
# of Students in 10th Grade:359
# of Students in 11th Grade:311
# of Students in 12th Grade:316
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Macon County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macon County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macon County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Macon County School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,189 is higher than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,325 is higher than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$46 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Macon County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$56 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Macon County School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,189$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Macon County School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,325$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Macon County School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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