Pursuing Your Passion

Pursuing Your Passion

I received this letter today from Leaf Wallace, mother of one of our graduating seniors, Christopher Gurr. It is a letter worth sharing. Dear Fred, Byron, and the entire FLI team at Franklin Academy: It is with tremendous pride that I would like to inform you all that...
Start of a New Tradition

Start of a New Tradition

Franklin Academy’s DNA Road Race was a grand success for our many enthusiastic competitors and supportive spectators. The weather this past Saturday was beautiful, though perhaps unseasonably warm for the runners. However, there was much to enjoy. We had good...
Travels With Jenner

Travels With Jenner

Jenner Beutel joined us mid-way through his eighth-grade year as a day student, even though the family lives in California. His parents also have a home outside Storrs, Connecticut. Jenner and his mother, Lisa, spent the school year there, allowing Jenner to commute...
Tell Us Your Story

Tell Us Your Story

I love receiving emails from our alumni. Here is the latest one. Dear Fred, I hope this email finds you well. As I could not attend the virtual alumni reunion, I wanted to share an update with all who would like to know. In a month, I will graduate from The Institute...