Franklin Academy

Franklin Academy creates a community-focused boarding and day school where students with unique learning styles develop and strenghten academic and social competencies vital to the pursuit of college goals, professional aspirations, and fulfilling lives.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $79,950
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Nonverbal Learning Difference,High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Aspergers, ADHD
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
80 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Franklin Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
6 students
Advanced Courses
Honors classes offered with AP exam
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition is all-inclusive.
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
2020 Cyber Summer tuition was $1,250 per class. Two classes offered per two-week session. Three, two-week sessions offered. Traditionally, our summer program is on-campus. Will update to reflect 2021 realities.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Cynthia Pope
Admissions Associate
Vince Schmidt


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Resident Assistants, Student Ambassadors, Student and faculty driven clubs and activities vary, Student Government

School Notes

  • Our program is designed to support our students' learning style and to enhance their strengths while responding appropriately to the challenges of high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Non-Verbal Learning Disorder, and related executive functioning and social challenges.
  • Compensatory strategies to address these challenges, as well as the development of social skills and independent living skills, are programmatic priorities.
  • Franklin Academy's small classes, the multi-modal and differentiated instruction, and close student-faculty relationships are of particular benefit for all of our students.
  • Five programs are available at Franklin Academy: High School; the Franklin Learning Institute, College or Gap Year program; Summer Program, skills-based summer camp; Evaluation Center; and College Coaching Program.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Franklin Academy cost?
Franklin Academy's tuition is approximately $79,950 for private students and $1,250 for summer students.
Does Franklin Academy offer a summer program?
Yes, Franklin Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for Franklin Academy?
The application deadline for Franklin Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $79,950
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $23,410 for elementary schools and $41,787 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Connecticut is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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