Franklin High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,743
Best High School in Texas
#328
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District EL PASO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (915)832-6600
 Location 900 N RESLER DR
EL PASO, TX 79912
Charter School No

Franklin High School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 328th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Franklin High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller White population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White16.4%449
Black2.6%71
Hispanic76.9%2,110
Asian Pacific2.7%73
Native American Indian0.3%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%3
Two or more races1.1%30

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 27%

29.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, FRANKLIN H S students are largely upper-middle income and rank 321st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman775
Sophomore647
Junior656
Senior665
Total2,743

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
76%
Rank in Texas
446th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at Franklin High School scored an average 76% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is slightly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 37.7% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*77%
Boys82%69%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*80% to 89%*
Black80% or more*70% to 79%*
Hispanic80%70%
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White85% to 89%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites45% to 49%*35% to 39%*
Limited English55% to 59%*35% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
939

The average SAT score for Franklin High School students in 2015 was 939.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
39%
Rank in Texas
459th
Rating
5 out of 10

512 out of 1,321 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (39%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 48% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
21%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
154th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Franklin High School offers 20 AP courses. 21 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 63% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Franklin High School had 264 taking AP exams with a 166 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 75% percentile and well above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 63% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 21% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 1%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 20%
AP Courses Offered 20

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students10.7%299
Boys14%206
Girls7%93
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%20
Boys0.7%10
Girls0.7%10

Location

Franklin High School
900 N RESLER DR
EL PASO, TX
79912
(915)832-6600

8 out of 10 1

District

EL PASO ISD
EL PASO, TX