• Franklin Elementary School is a candidate school* for the Primary Years Programme. 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 Elementary School 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 it programmes, visit the IB website.



    At Franklin Elementary School, our mission is to empower active, global citizens who understand that they can make a positive difference in our world. We will develop critical and creative thinkers with a high degree of resilience and empathy. Our environment will provide challenging, concept-driven inquiry learning that promotes collaboration and learner agency.


    Our school will inspire caring and creative students, empowering them to become inquiring life-long learners who act locally and globally to make the world a better place.