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Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public (District)

GreatSchools Rating: 10 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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201 Main St
Franklin, MA 02038
Norfolk County
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PH: (508) 541-3434
FAX: (508) 541-5396

  • Grades K-8 & ungraded
  • 450 students
  • 1 school

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 92% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 94% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

Math
 92% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 92% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

English Language Arts
 82% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 80% (2009)
 85% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 53% in 2013.

Math
 92% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Science
 72% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 69% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Science was 51% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 86% (2013)
 89% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 65% in 2013.

Math
 86% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 85% (2008)
 66% (2007)
The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 90% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 93% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 67% in 2013.

Math
 84% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 76% (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 90% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 76% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 78% (2008)
 60% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 77% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 59% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 82% (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 100% (2013)
 100% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 82% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 71% (2007)
The state average for Math was 54% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students92%
Female88%
Male96%
African Americann/a
Asian90%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White94%
Not economically disadvantaged94%

MathThis District
All Students92%
Female88%
Male96%
African Americann/a
Asian100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White92%
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students82%
Female82%
Male82%
African Americann/a
Asian100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White74%
Not economically disadvantaged82%

MathThis District
All Students92%
Female91%
Male92%
African Americann/a
Asian100%
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White88%
Not economically disadvantaged92%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students72%
Female68%
Male76%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White69%
Not economically disadvantaged71%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students86%
Female88%
Male84%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White83%
Not economically disadvantaged86%

MathThis District
All Students86%
Female88%
Male84%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White85%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students90%
Female96%
Male80%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White91%
Not economically disadvantaged90%

MathThis District
All Students84%
Female90%
Male75%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White83%
Not economically disadvantaged84%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students90%
Female96%
Male86%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White89%
Not economically disadvantaged90%

MathThis District
All Students76%
Female67%
Male82%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White73%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students77%
Female73%
Male85%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White76%
Not economically disadvantaged77%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male100%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White100%
Not economically disadvantaged100%

MathThis District
All Students82%
Female77%
Male89%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White78%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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