PROFICIENCY 91% 36% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
79%Franklin Township Com Sch Corp
54%Indianapolis
66%Indiana

Franklin Central High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Franklin Township Com Sch Corp" in Indianapolis, IN. There are a total of 2,503 students and 110 teachers at Franklin Central High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 682 free lunch students and 191 reduced lunch students.

Franklin Central High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 90.5%, which is 36% higher than the Indiana average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2503
Teachers110
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch682
Reduced lunch191

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment616
Taking some courses610
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses310
Passing no courses297

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Franklin Central High School, there are a total of 616 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 610 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All93%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School93%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All88%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School88%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Franklin Central High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIndianaNational
Caucasian 79.8% 79.0% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 5.8% 5.3% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 3.8% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 6.5% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.1% 5.2% 4.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lillie Idella Kitley Elementary76%0.3Indianapolis, IN
South Creek Elementary82%0.6Indianapolis, IN
Franklin Township Middle School West70%1.1Indianapolis, IN
Thompson Crossing Elementary School80%1.5Indianapolis, IN
Franklin Township Middle Schooll East71%1.9Indianapolis, IN
Bunker Hill Elementary School83%2.0Indianapolis, IN
Mary Adams Elementary School87%2.1Indianapolis, IN
Arlington Elementary School73%2.6Indianapolis, IN
Beech Grove Sr High School85%4.0Beech Grove, IN
Liberty Park Elementary School70%4.1Indianapolis, IN
Raymond Park Middle School50%4.2Indianapolis, IN
Jeremiah Gray-edison Elementary72%4.3Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis demographics profile

StatisticIndianapolisIndianaNational
Population846,6746,589,578318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,34218091
Median age34.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English87%92%79%
Speak Spanish9%5%13%

Education level achieved in Indianapolis

IndexIndianapolisIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade82.1%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school80.7%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college57.3%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.3%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.0%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Franklin Central High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.