Franklin Academy



Franklin Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Franklin Academy Students by Grade
PK 20
K 52
1 69
2 68
3 67
4 55
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Franklin Academy is a public elementary school located in Columbus, MS in the Columbus Municipal School District. It enrolls 384 students in grades 1st through 12th. Franklin Academy is the 347th largest public school in Mississippi and the 33,718th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.23

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Franklin Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 198
(52%)
1,594
(53%)
 Female 186
(48%)
1,442
(47%)

Franklin Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 354
(92%)
2,788
(92%)
 White 21
(5%)
168
(6%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
14
(0%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
43
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
20
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Franklin Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 384
(100%)
3,036
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Franklin Academy is ranked 243rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Franklin Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Franklin Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 376
2007 342
2008 370
2009 345
2010 413
2011 415
2012 427
2013 430
2014 408
2015 384

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15
2007 14
2008 15.9
2009 15.3
2010 15.9
2011 18.2
2012 18.4
2013 17.3
2014 16
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75718015665796
2006 0.75
2007 0.80701754385965
2008 0.91621621621622
2009 0.92753623188406
2010 0.93220338983051
2011 0.93012048192771
2012 0.91100702576112
2013 0.93720930232558
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Franklin Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 384 15.2:1  
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Public PK - 05 1,139 15.3:1 8 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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