Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 63%

Franklin school information

Average Test Scores51%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools61,15779,221
Total private schools229824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Franklin are 3% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Franklin
  • 70.8% of people in Franklin have completed 8th grade
  • 68.4% of people in Franklin have completed high school
  • 11.1% of people in Franklin have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Franklin

      Completed 8th grade70.8%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school68.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college35.2%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.1%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.1%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters3.7%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

      Franklin, KY School Districts

      • Simpson County School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Franklin. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Franklin, KY schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Franklin, KY, an average of 70.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 68.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Deal, TN30465%31%
      Auburn, KY1,51364%30%
      Portland, TN12,12557%16%
      Cross Plains, TN1,77652%5%
      Franklin, KY8,70651%3%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Murphy, MO8,70660%21%
      Oxford, NC8,70730%38%
      Temperance, MI8,70545%8%
      Carbondale, PA8,70743%13%
      Woodway, TX8,70891%85%
      Franklin, KY8,70651%3%
      Source: The Franklin, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.