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Franklin Academy


Palm Beach Gardens [K-8] Campus


Palm Beach Gardens Campus

Our spacious 10-acre campus is located at 5651 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418. Our 100,185-square-foot facility includes speciality spaces for media, music, art, and computers, as well as science labs and locker rooms. Franklin students enjoy a beautiful campus including a gymnasium and athletic fields with jogging paths and fitness stations located throughout the path. We provide separate age-appropriate play areas for younger grade levels.

Mission Statement

Building Better People Everyday

Utilizing an intercultural-mindedness model and a standards-based curriculum, the mission of Franklin Academy is to create compassionate, engaged, life-long learners by promoting a culture of collaboration and high expectations that emphasizes character development through active service in the local, national and international community while adhering to the principle that all children can learn.

International Baccalaureate Mission Statement

"The International Baccalaureate® aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

To this end, the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.

These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right."

*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme (DP), or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit

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Upcoming Events

Jul 17-Jul 18 Kindergarten Readiness Screening

Jul 22 Business Day

Jul 24 Campus Tour on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 4:00pm

Aug 07 Meet & Greet: Kindergarten

Aug 08 Kindergarten Parent's Boohoo Breakfast

Aug 08 Meet & Greet: 4th & 5th Grade

Aug 08-Aug 09 Kickstart Franklin

Aug 08 Meet & Greet: MYP Y2/Y3

Aug 09 Meet & Greet: 1st Grade

Aug 09 MYP New Student/Parent Orientation

Aug 09 Meet & Greet: 2nd & 3rd Grade

View the Full Palm Beach Gardens [K-8] Events Calendar

Download the 2024-25 Academic Calendar

Upcoming Tours

Campus Tour on Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 4:00pm

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Palm Beach Gardens [K-8] Campus Tours
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School Hours

Elementary7:45 AM - 2:30 PM

Middle School8:45 AM - 3:30 PM

Early Release11:30 AM (K-5) & 12:30 PM (6-8)

Summer / Holidays8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Office Hours7:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Telephone Assistance)

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (In-Person Assistance)



5651 Hood Road
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418


(561) 348-2525


(561) 775-1899