Franklin's Focus on 5 Areas of Educational Excellence

  1. Dropout Prevention
  2. Increasing Graduation Rates
  3. Narrowing the Achievement Gap
  4. Creating Safe Schools
  5. Improving School Leadership and
    School Culture

Franklin's Thoughts

Should 8 years olds have cell phones?

According to the Daily (United Kingdom) (September 17,2015) an eight-year old girl uploaded sexually explicit video of herself... 

May 23, 2017 | Read more »

Distracted Driving and Teenagers

Each day in the United States, more than 9 people are killed and over 1,000 are injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted... 

May 23, 2017 | Read more »

Have A Great Summer

Enjoy your Summer Break. Catch up on all the “stuff” you’ve put aside. Books, movies, and relaxing. Catch up on the... 

May 22, 2017 | Read more »

Number of Teenagers Attempting Suicide Double

From 2008 to 2015, the percentage of children ages 5 to 17 hospitalized for suicidal thoughts or actions more than doubled, according... 

May 19, 2017 | Read more »

Nearly 60% of Children Read for Fun

According to the Associated Press, 58 percent of children between the ages of 6-17 say they read for fun. The ages 12-14 had the biggest... 

May 16, 2017 | Read more »