FRANKLIN TWP HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
500 ELIZABETH AVE
SOMERSET, NJ 08873
Visit this school's website
Phone: 732-302-4200
School Information
  • School Rating: 2
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Franklin Township School District
  • Students/Teacher: 13:1
  • Students/Grade: 598.5
  • Number Students: 2394
  • Number Teachers: 200
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 8575
  • Poverty Level: 0 - 5.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Dr Thomas Diganci
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (8083 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (191 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 39
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2016-02-01
    "Every teacher is different, at this school there are some really great teachers and some really lazy horrible teachers. For example i take pre-calc and my teacher is pretty good, students get A's in her class, in comparison another pre-calc teacher is literally HORRIBLE and students fail almost every test and quiz. Some teachers teach and some just read off a powerpoint. It all depends on the teacher you end up having. Teachers usually grade consistently in their own subjects, but some teachers have odd grading sequences, again it all depends on the teacher."
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2016-02-01
    "There are honors/ap/cep courses offered at my school, including opportunities to take courses at rvcc a nearby community college, and to do votech courses. Again teachers depends on who you get, but oversll the teachers are okay. The curriculum is okay, but the rigor of some courses like chemistry have gone down, especially at the honors level. About two years ago we adopted the block scheduling where students have 6 periods a day for 1 hour, my freshman year the schedule was a regular 8 period- 40 min block. The new scheduling helps to stagger classes so theyre not all in the same day, but we do miss about 11 hours of each class time a year. Workload depends on the course and teacher. Popular courses for seniors are forensics and anatomy. All students have to take algebra 2, geometry, pre-calc, physics, chemistry and biology."
    Topic: Student Culture & Diversity | Rating:
    Posted 2016-02-01
    "My school is known in the state for being extremely diverse. We have blacks, whites, asians and hispanics all mixed in. My school is pretty competitive when you talk about students who make it their mission to get good grades. Students are very involved in clubs and honors/ap courses. There is peer pressure but i feel it is more in the asian demographic because many asians in my school stick together because they are in all the same classes. In terms of acceptance, generally everyone is accepted, you just need to find your own niche and group of friends. I personally see that asians and hispanics tend to stick closer together, but there are anomalies in both groups. Overall fhs is diverse and any student can achieve success academically and socially."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-01-01
    "I would get involved with more things."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-01-01
    "I did do anything in my high school worth taking about."
    Page 1 of 39
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    Sources: Maponics, LLC and Onboard Informatics ©2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on in making any home-buying decisions. School information does not guarantee enrollment. Contact a local real estate professional or the school district(s) for current information on schools. This information is not intended for use in determining a person's eligibility to attend a school or to use or benefit from other city, town or local services.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Marcia Miehl
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Ramchanda Shenoy
    CENTURY 21 Abrams, Hutchinson & Associates
    609.­683.5000
    64 Princeton-Hightstown Road
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    Constantinos A Phillips
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Cindy Nabati Mazloomi
    CENTURY 21 Abrams, Hutchinson & Associates
    609.­273.2337
    64 Princeton-Hightstown Road
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    Alex Poplawski
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Eduardo Lacson
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Sung Ki Cho
    CENTURY 21 Oak Tree Road Realty
    732.­549.9000
    2077 Oak Tree Road
    Edison, NJ 08820
    Neelam Makker
    CENTURY 21 Oak Tree Road Realty
    732.­549.9000
    2077 Oak Tree Road
    Edison, NJ 08820
    David Sutton
    CENTURY 21 Van Syckel~Golden Post
    732.­690.1270
    560 Union Avenue
    Middlesex, NJ 08846
    Annamaria Reilly
    CENTURY 21 Realty Group
    732.­449.5253
    209 State Route 71
    Spring Lake, NJ 07762
    Balchand Panjwani
    CENTURY 21 Oak Tree Road Realty
    732.­549.9000
    2077 Oak Tree Road
    Edison, NJ 08820
    Cesarina Calderon
    CENTURY 21 Van Syckel ~ Golden Post
    732.­560.0200
    1701 Route 22 West
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    Joseph Cimilluca
    CENTURY 21 Main Street Realty
    732.­750.4663
    239 Main Street
    Woodbridge, NJ 07095
    Steven Grossman
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    William Nolan of Team Nolan
    CENTURY 21 Sylvia Geist Agency
    732.­485.5358
    372 Highway 18
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Stephen Lorincz
    CENTURY 21 Worden & Green Realty Group
    732.­238.2100
    1070 State Route 18 North
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    Donna Stralkus
    CENTURY 21 Charles Smith Agency, Inc.
    732.­721.9000
    150 Morgan Ave.
    Highway 35
    South Amboy, NJ 08879
    Grace Hall
    CENTURY 21 Louis Pompilio , Inc.
    908.­322.2202
    223 Park Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    Edna Jones
    CENTURY 21 Van Syckel ~ Golden Post
    732.­667.1923
    1701 Route 22 West
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    Mira Kim
    CENTURY 21 Van Syckel ~ Golden Post
    732.­667.1931
    1701 Route 22 West
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    Laura Smith
    CENTURY 21 Abrams, Hutchinson & Associates
    609.­683.5000
    64 Princeton-Hightstown Road
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    BALJINDER SINGH
    CENTURY 21 Oak Tree Road Realty
    732.­549.9000
    2077 Oak Tree Road
    Edison, NJ 08820
    Scott Mitchell
    CENTURY 21 Action Plus Realty
    732.­462.9510
    5 State Route 33
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    Anita Calder
    CENTURY 21 Louis Pompilio , Inc.
    908.­322.2202
    223 Park Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076