Respect For Differences

Respect For Differences

Franklin Academy’s Code of Conduct states the following: We respect each other. We are honest. We resolve our conflicts non-violently. We show respect for differences. We take care of ourselves. We take care of each other. We take care of Franklin Academy. We take...
First Race of the Season

First Race of the Season

The running season has begun.  Here is a report from Coach Amy Bigelow about the 5K Pumpkin Run this past Sunday. After being hit with a Nor’easter rain and wind storm on Saturday, we were fortunate for beautiful running conditions for our first race – 50s and...
The Greater Franklin Open

The Greater Franklin Open

One of the highlights of second quint is the GFO, an annual event that is highly anticipated by the entire school community. This year’s GFO was held last Friday. Classes were suspended for the day. During the morning the course for the mini-golf match was...
College Tour Epilogue

College Tour Epilogue

Three faculty chaperones and seven students traveled 1,300 miles in three Franklin Academy SUVs through five states and visited eleven colleges and universities over nine days on the road. We sampled food in six college dining halls, and we enjoyed wonderful dinners...
Franklin Academy at Landmark College

Franklin Academy at Landmark College

The last day of our sixth annual week-long college tour brought us to Landmark College, a favorite choice for those seniors and postgraduates who want a collegiate education specially designed for students who think and learn differently. At the moment we have six of...