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Franklin Woods Intermediate School

Public | 5-6 | 732 students

 

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Posted Friday, April 18, 2014

Franklin Woods is a great school with teachers who care. My daughter is finally getting the extra help she needs in reading and math. She is in 5th grade and I was beginning to think she would never get the help she needed from her schools. I am very thankful for Franklin Woods and her caring teachers!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 9, 2013

Franklin Woods is a wonderful school filled with great teachers and staff. They are very friendly and very knowledgeable. They have a definite passion for teaching the kids and encourages them to do the best they con do.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 7, 2010

Franklin Woods is a great place to learn. The entire staff is very dedicated to help each student learn to their fullest potential.


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 68% in 2013.

283 students were tested at this school in 2013.

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56%

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
50%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 74% in 2013.

283 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
52%
Science

The state average for Science was 68% in 2013.

283 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
46%

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

280 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
69%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

280 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
80%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

Math

All Students56%
Female59%
Male53%
Black, non-Hispanic57%
Asian or Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic59%
Multiracial77%
White53%
Economically disadvantaged53%
Not economically disadvantaged71%
Disabled22%
Non-disabled63%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)54%

Reading

All Students57%
Female60%
Male53%
Black, non-Hispanic54%
Asian or Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic59%
Multiracial77%
White56%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Disabled27%
Non-disabled63%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)48%

Science

All Students46%
Female48%
Male43%
Black, non-Hispanic39%
Asian or Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic47%
Multiracial62%
White46%
Economically disadvantaged40%
Not economically disadvantaged67%
Disabled12%
Non-disabled53%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)34%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Ohio Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

Math

All Students71%
Female80%
Male65%
Black, non-Hispanic77%
Asian or Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic84%
Multiracial65%
White67%
Economically disadvantaged69%
Not economically disadvantaged81%
Disabled29%
Non-disabled81%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)80%

Reading

All Students76%
Female84%
Male70%
Black, non-Hispanic82%
Asian or Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic81%
Multiracial71%
White73%
Economically disadvantaged75%
Not economically disadvantaged83%
Disabled29%
Non-disabled87%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)82%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Assessment (OAA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Ohio Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

In 2010-2011, this school received an Overall Rating of "Met Expected Growth".

Math

Reading

Grade 5BelowMet
Grade 6AboveAbove

About the tests


In 2010-2011, the Ohio Department of Education used the Value-Added Measure to show how much growth students made on the Ohio Achievement Test since the last school year. The state expects that student test scores will show an average year's worth of growth compared to test scores from the previous year. Ohio's Value-Added Measure is not the same as Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), a federal measure which uses different criteria.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

 
82 (2011)
 
82 (2010)
 
79 (2009)
 
78 (2008)

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60
120

About the tests


Ohio uses the Performance Index to provide an overall indication of how well students perform on its standardized tests each year. The Performance Index scores are based upon how well each student does on all tested subjects in grades 3 through 8 and 10. Schools and districts earn anywhere from 1.2 points for each student scoring at the advanced level to zero points for each untested student. The Performance Index ranges between 0 and 120, with 100 as the statewide goal for all students.

Source: Ohio Department of Education

What is the GreatSchools Rating?

The GreatSchools rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as “Above Average” and the lowest “Below Average.” It is designed to be a starting point to help parents make baseline comparisons. We always advise parents to visit the school and consider other information on school performance and programs, as well as consider their child's and family's needs as part of the school selection process.

 
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4-7 Average

8-10 Above Average

 

How schools in the state rate:

22%
of schools in the state are Below average
54%
of schools in the state are Average
24%
of schools in the state are Above average

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

The graphs below compare this school's results in each area to other schools in the district and state.

Test score rating 20131What's this?

Test score rating examines how students at this school performed on standardized tests compared with other schools in Ohio. Test scores are based on 2012-13 OAA/OGT results from the state of Ohio.

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Student growth rating measures whether students at this school are making academic progress over time. Specifically, the rating looks at how much progress individual students have made on reading and math assessments during the past year or more.

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Math growth at this school

Average

Reading growth at this school

Above average


1 Test scores are based on 2012-13 OAA/OGT results from the state of Ohio.

2 This rating is based on 2012-13 value-added estimates from the state of Ohio.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 57% 74%
Black 24% 16%
Hispanic 12% 4%
Two or more races 5% 4%
Asian 2% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native N/A 0%
Pacific Islander N/A 0%
Source: OH Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81%N/A47%
Female 48%N/A49%
Male 52%N/A51%
Students with disabilities 17%N/A15%
Source: OH Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

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  • Mr. Kevin R. Scott

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1831 Finland Ave
Columbus, OH 43223
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