Mind & Meaning

Mind & Meaning

Franklin Academy makes good use of the short time between Thanksgiving break and the Winter holidays to offer our students a varied selection of mini-courses. Here is an update from Wade Tomlinson about the course that he and Kerry Skora have been teaching this...
A Passion for Learning

A Passion for Learning

Franklin Academy’s teachers are creative and enthusiastic. They radiate a passion for learning and share a keen interest in a wide range of scholarly pursuits. The school takes advantage of this academic strength by encouraging faculty to design specialized...
A New Franklin Tradition Begins

A New Franklin Tradition Begins

We enjoy our traditions at Franklin Academy: Speed-friending, the College Tour, GFO, Formal Dinners, Diversity Day, the Holiday Program, Spirit Week, Halfway Day, Pi Day, the International Trip, our All-School Prom, Senior Appreciation Book Awards, and the list goes...
For the Love of Mathematics

For the Love of Mathematics

The Mathematical Association of America has sponsored an annual American Mathematics Competition (AMC) for high school students since 1950, beginning with 6,000 students in 200 New York area schools. Since then, the competition has grown tremendously. Approximately...