#Giving Tuesday

#Giving Tuesday

Simply stated, the purpose of Franklin Academy is to transform the lives of our students. On this #Giving Tuesday, as we savor the happy memories of Thanksgiving holiday, look ahead to a joyous December Intersession, and consider the investment of time, treasure, and...
True Thanksgiving Travel Stories

True Thanksgiving Travel Stories

As we anticipate the end of our second term of the school year and the start of travel home for Thanksgiving holiday, students and faculty enjoyed a venerable Franklin tradition – the annual travel skit during Community Meeting this past Wednesday. Roles were reversed...
Fun at Franklin

Fun at Franklin

Peak foliage has come and gone, and the trees on campus are increasingly bare. Daylight saving time ended this past weekend, and it is now very dark by dinner.  However, even as we set our sights on the winter solstice (December 21), the season’s holidays and...
Attending UConn Model UN Conference

Attending UConn Model UN Conference

Michael Lehman, Dan Meuse, and Tejas Venkateswaran are Franklin Academy’s representatives who will be attending the Model United Nations conference on the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut, staring today and running through Sunday afternoon.  Model UN...
Community Involvement

Community Involvement

Last night four Franklin Academy FLI students (Sara , Dan , Julie , and Emily ) and Jenny Shan, our FLI math instructor, volunteered for an event in town called “Project Safe Halloween.”  This evening event was held at the new town municipal building.  We...