Franklin Towne CHS School District

All
(1)
All
(1)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Charter
(1)
Charter
(1)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Franklin Towne CHS School District serving 1,192 students in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Franklin Towne CHS School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Franklin Towne Chs Charter School
    5301 Tacony St Building 108
    Philadelphia, PA 19137
    (215)289-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1192 students

Overview

School District NameFranklin Towne CHS School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,192 students
# of Teachers68 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students551 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students641 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.45
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students18 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students192 students
% Hispanic Students
16%
# of Black Students95 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students855 students
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students26 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:312
# of Students in 10th Grade:292
# of Students in 11th Grade:271
# of Students in 12th Grade:317
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Franklin Towne CHS School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Franklin Towne CHS School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Franklin Towne CHS School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Franklin Towne CHS School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,500 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,606 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$13 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Franklin Towne CHS School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$11 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Franklin Towne CHS School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,500$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Franklin Towne CHS School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,606$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Franklin Towne CHS School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Franklin Towne CHS School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.45, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Franklin Towne Chs. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.