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Franklin Academy


Palm Beach Gardens Campus

Tropical Storm Ian

Tropical Storm Ian will likely become Hurricane Ian on it's way toward South Florida. Franklin Academy follows the local School Districts as far as emergency closings. Please monitor announcements from your county's School District on potential school closings.
Reminder: There is no school on Monday, September 26 as per our 22-23 Academic Calendar.


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 specialty 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."

Franklin Academy Palm Beach Gardens is a Candidate School* for the Middle Years Programme (MYP),. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Franklin Academy believes is important for our students.

*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

Upcoming Events

Sep 26 No School/Offices Closed

Sep 27 Boys Flag Football AWAY vs Imagine

Sep 27 JV Girls Volleyball AWAY vs. Trinity

Sep 27 Fall Picture Make-up Day

Sep 28 Girls Volleyball HOME vs. Somerset Lakes

Sep 28 JV Girls Volleyball HOME vs. Somerset Lakes

Sep 29-Sep 30 MYP Authorization Visit

Sep 29 Girls Volleyball AWAY vs. Green

Sep 29 Boys Flag Football AWAY vs Green

Oct 03-Oct 13 Book Fair

Oct 03 Anti-Bullying Pep Rally

View the Full Palm Beach Gardens Events Calendar

Download the 2022-23 Academic Calendar

Upcoming Tours

Campus Tour Presentation

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