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Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 17%

Franklin school information

IndexFranklinNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores42%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools81,89579,221
Total private schools151024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Franklin are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Franklin
  • 74.9% of people in Franklin have completed 8th grade
  • 72.3% of people in Franklin have completed high school
  • 25.1% of people in Franklin have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Franklin, NC Schools

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      Education level achieved in Franklin

      IndexFranklinNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade74.9%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school72.3%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college49.6%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.4%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.1%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.3%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

      Franklin, NC School Districts

      • Macon County Schools

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Franklin. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Franklin, NC schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Franklin, NC, an average of 74.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Webster, NC43875%52%
      Highlands, NC1,14452%6%
      Cullowhee, NC5,55639%21%
      Sylva, NC2,59936%27%
      Franklin, NC3,93042%15%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lowell, MI3,93042%14%
      Valdez, AK3,93042%16%
      Beloit, KS3,92942%15%
      Le Claire, IA3,93188%80%
      Hazlehurst, MS3,9276%88%
      Franklin, NC3,93042%15%
      Source: The Franklin, NC 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.