About Us

An Independent Secondary School at Downtown Vancouver

Franklin School is an independent secondary school for students in grades 8 – 12. With a focus on academics, we deliver the BC Curriculum in a culturally rich and academically challenging environment.

Established under the British Columbia Ministry of Education, Franklin School is an independent private high school located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Our Mission and Vision

The mission of Franklin School is to empower highly motivated students in creating a clear pathway to opportunities in higher education at the world’s top universities. We are focused on enhancing the overall social, emotional, physical, and academic excellence of our students, while also improving their English language proficiency. This will promote wider academic success in post-secondary education and lead to successful careers in the future.

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Why Franklin?

B.C. Dogwood Diploma Program

Our Grade 10 – 12 accredited program provides students with all the necessary courses to obtain the esteemed B.C. Certificate of Graduation – Dogwood Diploma.

Small Class Size

Average class size is between 15 – 20 students allowing more personalized attention and higher academic achievement.

Activities & Events

Students are immersed in Canadian Culture through monthly field trips; students led activities and events.

Academic Excellence

Our students will be surrounded by the best and brightest intellects. Our graduates enter the most prestigious universities in Canada and abroad.

Parent Teacher Meetings

Several opportunities to meet our school principal, teachers, and school advisors as well as face-to-face parent-teacher conferences regarding students’ success.

AP School Downtown

We offer AP US History, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Environmental Science, AP Macroeconomics, AP English Literature, AP Physics 1, AP Calculus AB & BC, and so on.

Our Team of Exceptional Educators