Franklin School Vision Statement
Franklin’s mission is to inspire and equip every student to become a life-long learner and positive contributor to society through high expectations and rigorous academics, engaged and individualized instruction, shared Franklin values, and a strong and supportive community.
Franklin School is committed to providing students with exemplary instruction designed to educate the whole child so that he/she may become a productive member of the community. We nurture intellectual curiosity, collaborative and critical thinking, and effective communication. Instruction is aimed at supporting each student's ability to achieve at the highest levels. We encourage all members of the community to contribute to the support of student learning and to act as collaborative partners in the education of our children. Students are guided in the exploration of their intellectual, artistic, technological, physical, social, and character development. Our rigorous, standards-based instructional program is geared toward enabling all students to meet the challenges of the future with confidence and compassion.
Franklin School Site Plan Goals
- To increase the overall academic achievement of ALL students in English Language Arts and Mathematics
- To provide an Intervention program for students scoring Far Below Basic, Below Basic, and Basic to assist them in reaching Proficient
- To provide Professional Development for all staff by peers trained in Reader/ Writer Workshop, SMART BOARD Technology, Cognitive Guided Instruction (CGI), Pictorial Math, and Bullying Prevention/ Intervention
- Expand the use of Technology in the instructional program for all students