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For the 2021 school year, there are 366 public schools serving 199,292 students in Franklin County, OH. Franklin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Franklin County, OH are Columbus Preparatory Academy, Evening Street Elementary School and Emerson Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Franklin County, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Ohio public school average of 62%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 63% statewide average). Schools in Franklin County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Franklin County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Columbus Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3330 Chippewa St
    Columbus, OH 43204
    (614) 275-3600

    Grades: K-11 | 744 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Evening Street Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    885 Evening St
    Columbus, OH 43085
    (614) 450-4400

    Grades: K-7 | 512 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Emerson Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    44 N Vine St
    Westerville, OH 43081
    (614) 797-7080

    Grades: K-5 | 322 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Windermere Elementary School Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4101 Windermere Rd
    Columbus, OH 43220
    (614) 487-5060

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Stevenson Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1065 Oxley Rd
    Columbus, OH 43212
    (614) 481-3640

    Grades: PK-3 | 360 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Edison Intermediate Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1240 Oakland Ave
    Columbus, OH 43212
    (614) 481-3630

    Grades: 4-5 | 163 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Greensview Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4301 Greensview Dr
    Columbus, OH 43220
    (614) 487-5050

    Grades: K-5 | 466 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Wyandot Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5620 Dublinshire Dr
    Dublin, OH 43017
    (614) 761-5840

    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Barrington Road Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1780 Barrington Rd
    Columbus, OH 43221
    (614) 487-5180

    Grades: K-5 | 721 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Scottish Corners Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5950 Sells Mill Dr
    Dublin, OH 43017
    (614) 764-5963

    Grades: K-5 | 632 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Whittier Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    130 E Walnut St
    Westerville, OH 43081
    (614) 797-7300

    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Montrose Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2555 E Main St
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 237-4226

    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    New Albany Intermediate School Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    177 N High St
    New Albany, OH 43054
    (614) 741-3000

    Grades: 4-6 | 1,115 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Cassingham Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    250 S Cassingham Rd
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 237-4266

    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    New Albany Primary School Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    87 N High St
    New Albany, OH 43054
    (614) 413-8600

    Grades: 1-3 | 1,047 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Larson Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1240 Oakland Ave
    Columbus, OH 43212
    (614) 481-3630

    Grades: 6-8 | 233 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Jones Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2100 Arlington Ave
    Columbus, OH 43221
    (614) 487-5080

    Grades: 6-8 | 730 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    New Albany Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6600 E Dublin Granville Rd
    New Albany, OH 43054
    (614) 413-8500

    Grades: 7-8 | 806 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Henry Karrer Middle School Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7245 Tullymore Dr
    Dublin, OH 43016
    (614) 873-0459

    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Bluffsview Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7111 Linworth Rd
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 450-5100

    Grades: K-6 | 487 students
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Bexley High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    326 S Cassingham Rd
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 231-4591

    Grades: 9-12 | 721 students
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Grandview Heights High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1587 W 3rd Ave
    Columbus, OH 43212
    (614) 481-3620

    Grades: 9-12 | 343 students
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Phoenix Middle School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2341 Snouffer Rd
    Columbus, OH 43085
    (614) 450-4100

    Grades: 7-8 | 166 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Upper Arlington High School Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1650 Ridgeview Rd
    Columbus, OH 43221
    (614) 487-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,871 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    High Point Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    700 Venetian Way
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 478-5545

    Grades: K-5 | 513 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Blacklick Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6540 Havens Corners Rd
    Blacklick, OH 43004
    (614) 759-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 519 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Mary Emma Bailey Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4900 Brandonway Dr
    Dublin, OH 43017
    (614) 717-6611

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Clinton Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10 Clinton Heights Ave
    Columbus, OH 43202
    (614) 365-6532

    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Bexley Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    300 S Cassingham Rd
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 237-4277

    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Washington Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5675 Eiterman Rd
    Dublin, OH 43016
    (614) 921-6200

    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Griffith Thomas Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4671 Tuttle Rd
    Dublin, OH 43017
    (614) 764-5970

    Grades: K-5 | 798 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Tremont Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2900 Tremont Rd
    Columbus, OH 43221
    (614) 487-5170

    Grades: K-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Gahanna East Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    730 Clotts Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 478-5550

    Grades: 6-8 | 478 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Hanby Building Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    56 S State St
    Westerville, OH 43081
    (614) 797-7100

    Grades: 1-5 | 252 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Worthington Hills Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1221 Candlewood Dr
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 450-4700

    Grades: K-6 | 519 students
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