Trivia Night Success

I am happy to share this report from Amy Bigelow, a member of the Friday night duty team, who chaperoned Franklin Academy’s Trivia Team that recently flexed its intellectual muscles in East Haddam. Although most students had already departed campus this past Friday...
Trivia Night Success

Trivia Night Success

I am happy to share this report from Amy Bigelow, a member of the Friday night duty team, who chaperoned Franklin Academy’s Trivia Team that recently flexed its intellectual muscles in East Haddam. Although most students had already departed campus this past Friday...
A Continuum of Support

A Continuum of Support

Alex Wood, Director of the Franklin Academy College Transitional Support (FACTS) program, just shared with me the good news that nineteen students have signed up for FACTS for the 2018-19 academic year. Nine of the students are currently in their first, second, or...
Sharing Our Wisdom, Experience, and Enthusiasm

Sharing Our Wisdom, Experience, and Enthusiasm

The strength of any school is to be found in the wisdom, experience, and enthusiasm of its professional educators. This is especially true of Franklin Academy. The entire founding administrative team that created the school sixteen years ago remains in place –...
Andy’s Peace Corps Adventure

Andy’s Peace Corps Adventure

Early last June we posted a story about Andy Penfield, ’11 (pictured above with his dad and mother, David and Becky, at the beginning of senior year), titled, “Following His Passion and Dreams.” He was one week from departure for Africa where he would spend 27 months...