Franklin Elementary School

2400 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301 | (661) 631-5270
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 456
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2400 Truxtun Ave., Bakersfield, CA 93301
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 456
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 231 (50.7%)
  • Females: 225 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 352 (77.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 391 (85.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Franklin Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black5912.9%
Asian102.2%
Hispanic28161.6%
White9220.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Franklin Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5211.4%
1st Grade7716.9%
2nd Grade6714.7%
3rd Grade5712.5%
4th Grade6514.3%
5th Grade6614.5%
6th Grade7215.8%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
5.0%
District:
3.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
10.0%
District:
10.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 5.3%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 20.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 16.8
Average Age
School:
46.9
District:
45.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 28, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school, teachers and principle are the best!!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Franklin Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201037.0%39.0%53.0%
200941.0%32.0%53.0%
200834.0%33.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201051.0%49.0%62.0%
200960.0%45.0%63.0%
200842.0%42.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201035.0%26.0%43.0%
200941.0%27.0%44.0%
200836.0%25.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201069.0%50.0%65.0%
200953.0%50.0%64.0%
200859.0%44.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201061.0%45.0%63.0%
200972.0%43.0%61.0%
200877.0%38.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201078.0%58.0%68.0%
200978.0%53.0%66.0%
200879.0%47.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201063.0%42.0%58.0%
200968.0%37.0%54.0%
200843.0%31.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201081.0%53.0%61.0%
200982.0%49.0%57.0%
200855.0%35.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201059.0%27.0%56.0%
200955.0%24.0%49.0%
200821.0%22.0%46.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201070.0%41.0%55.0%
200962.0%37.0%52.0%
200864.0%32.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201063.0%42.0%52.0%
200958.0%35.0%49.0%
200863.0%26.0%44.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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