Franklin Academy

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604 S Franklin St

Wake Forest, NC 27587

(919) 570-8262

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Grades: K - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 1,607

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

47 Parent Reviews for Franklin Academy

I am a student here at Franklin academy and first off the "students" who wrote the comments down below, I guarantee you it was our administration because no child in there right mind would write a review like that. I remember when I was in middle school I use to pretend I was sick once a week because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/15

I have children that have attended this school all the way through the ranks: elementary, middle and now high. I will give the pros and cons to everyone that wants a complete overview: Pros: small class sizes, fantastic teachers (not a bad one yet), direct instruction, high academic performance, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/14

I am a Senior at the Franklin Academy, and will graduate in 2015. The Franklin Academy has provided a consistent, professional, and effective education for me, as well as my peers. I have NEVER BEEN DISAPPOINTED with my time at this school. Every day is productive, yet school is always enjoyable. The ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/31/14

Our experiences at Franklin Academy have been nothing but positive. The communication from teachers and administrators is fantastic and my child really responds to the structure of the school. Yes, it is more rigorous than what we were used to. Yes, they have high expectations and fairly strict rules. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/19/14

Horrible experience!! DO NOT SEND YOUR KIDS HERE!! This school has racism, discrimination and hatefulness. And all of that is from the teachers to start. We had an awful experience and we pulled our child from the school. Complete utter disregard to the emotional issues they caused by allowing discrimination ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/19/14

If your child isn't academically advanced, gifted or willing to work hard, please do not send him or her to FAHS. The curriculum and work load intensifies with each year, as it should, to prepare your student for the rigors of college courses. I am most impressed with the teacher communication. Whatever ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/14/14

I am a student here at Franklin Academy and have been attending FA since kindergarten. FA is a wonderful environment for students, teachers, and parents. All in all there is no bullying. The teachers here want to help you succeed and they will do their best to make sure that you do. Strangely enough, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/05/14

We are in the second half of our first year at FA. It is a very structured and ridged routine for a kindergartner. Our child has had a hard time conforming to the behavioral standards that the school requires. Thankfully, all of the teachers are more than willing to speak with us and help in any way. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/04/14

Everyone who views this site, please remember that one unhappy family can make several negative comments which clearly seem to be represented in recent posts this school year. Also remember, Franklin Academy has 3 separate campus locations in Wake Forest for elementary, middle school, and high school. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/21/13

I agree that this school isn't a very educational school but it PE teachers are great and i dont like anything else

Posted by a parent on 10/30/13

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Test scores for Franklin Academy

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Franklin Academy
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North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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Wake Forest schools — Franklin Academy is located at 604 S Franklin St, Wake Forest NC 27587. 604 S Franklin St is in the 27587 ZIP code in Wake Forest, NC The school district for Franklin Academy is the Franklin Academy. Franklin Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 12.
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