Franklin High

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,767
Best High School in California
#113
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Elk Grove Unified
Type Public
 Phone (916)714-8150
 Location 6400 Whitelock Pkwy.
Elk Grove, CA 95757
Charter School No

Franklin High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 113rd in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Franklin High student body is predominantly Asian Pacific with a sizeable White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White20.6%569
Black14.6%403
Hispanic19.3%534
Asian Pacific38.3%1,059
Native American Indian0.5%13
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander1%29
Two or more races5.8%160

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 19.2%

22.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Franklin High students are largely upper income and rank 244th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman690
Sophomore652
Junior743
Senior682
Total2,767

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
68%
Rank in California
108th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Franklin High scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 9.4% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 64%*80% to 84%*
Boys55%72%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian.%suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander70% to 74%*85% to 89%*
Black35% to 39%*55% to 59%*
Hispanic45% to 49%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial60% to 79%*80% or more*
White55% to 59%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites20% or less*20% or less*
Limited English11% to 19%*11% to 19%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1123

The average SAT score for Franklin High students in 2016 was 1123.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
28%
Rank in California
517th
Rating
4 out of 10

393 out of 1,425 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (28%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 47% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
33%
AP Pass Rank in California
210th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Franklin High offers 25 AP courses. 33 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 87% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Franklin High had 662 taking AP exams with a 482 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 77% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 73% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 33% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 10%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 31%
AP Courses Offered 25

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.8%21
Boys1.2%17
Girls0.3%4
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.1%4
Boys0.3%4
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.2%6
Boys0.4%6
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students10.7%291
Boys14.6%204
Girls6.6%87
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.8%48
Boys2.6%37
Girls0.8%11

Location

Franklin High
6400 Whitelock Pkwy.
Elk Grove, CA
95757
(916)714-8150

10 out of 10 1

District

Elk Grove Unified
Elk Grove, CA