20 Newark Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Post Franklin School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Post Franklin School's student population of 289 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
Total Students
289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Post Franklin School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
10-14%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
10-14%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
34%
18%
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White
29%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 289 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 5% in MI)

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