A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A
  2. Diversity
    B-
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A-
  6. Health & Safety
    A
  7. Administration
    A-
  8. Sports
    A
  9. Food
    A
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Address
8222 S 51st St
Franklin, WI 53132
Telephone
(414) 423-4640
Website

Franklin High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
75%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
98%
Average SAT
1240
16 responses
Average ACT
26
198 responses
AP Enrollment
35%
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
88%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.33 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.33 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 112 responses
Report
  • Spirit weeks
    27%
  • Pep Rally
    20%
  • Black and Gold Day
    12%
  • Games
    9%
  • Band parading through the halls
    9%
  • Pep rallys
    9%
  • Pajama day
    6%

Students

Diversity
B-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,459
Free or Reduced Lunch
14%
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.36 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.36 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.36 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.7%
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.52 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.52 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.52 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$17,428/ year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.55 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.55 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.55 responses
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Franklin High School has a great education program and provides a variety of courses from dance classes, to AP Environmental Studies, to Japanese, to Multicultural Literature and more! The staff are very friendly and inclined to help and treat students in a way that lets you know they take their job seriously. This school is safe and we aim to included all people of different cultures, the LGBT community, disabled and more.
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My experience at Franklin High School has been amazing! As soon as I came to FHS freshman year, I instantly felt welcome. The teachers here are very kind and excellent at what they do. They take the time to make sure you understand the content being taught and prepare you for a successful future. The environment of the school is very welcoming and makes me feel proud to be a Franklin Saber. I've met many amazing people here that I know I'll be friends with for the rest of my life and I know that I'll be prepared to enter the real world because of Franklin High School.
Given that there are several after-school clubs and organizations, I am always happy to attend school. The clubs I partake in, which are Boys' Tennis, Forensics, Tutoring and Mentoring, Math Club, and Psychology Club, can be improved with effective communication, in case of a cancelled meeting or meet. Other than that, the school's clubs are well supported by the administration and offer students an exposure to similar events in society. For example, by partaking in Forensics tournaments, I realized how my physical presentation and speech can intertwine to make myself an effective speaker ; those aforementioned aspects will be needed for college life(i.e debates).