Franklin Township (Twp) High School

500 Elizabeth Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873 | (732) 302-4200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,035
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 Elizabeth Avenue, Somerset, NJ 08873
  • Principal or Admin: Howard Lucks
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,035
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 142.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 991 (48.7%)
  • Females: 1,044 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 151 (7.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 456 (22.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 607 (29.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Franklin Township (Twp) High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.05%
Black95947.1%
Asian23611.6%
Hispanic35317.3%
White48423.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Franklin Township (Twp) High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade60229.6%
10th Grade46622.9%
11th Grade48523.8%
12th Grade44922.1%
Ungraded331.6%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Franklin Township (Twp) High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on HSPA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math

HSPA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201086.1%86.1%74.2%
200981.5%81.5%85.3%
 
Math Test
201065.9%65.9%77.6%
200964.6%64.6%39.8%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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