All applicants must take the admissions test. View our Admissions Calendar for testing dates and our Admissions Policy for more information concerning testing. All students will be scheduled to take the admissions test at Franklin upon verification of the online admissions application, along with the applicant’s birth certificate and residency documents.
Students must have earned a minimum 2.0 GPA in academic courses, with no failing grades, as documented by the mid-year report card. They must maintain that GPA for the duration of the school year after admittance, and it must be confirmed by year-end report card.
1) Residency in Orleans Parish that has been proven with three residency documents in the parent or legal guardian’s name.
2) 88 matrix points (108 points for incoming juniors) are earned from a combination of your admissions test scores and your grades. For more information, please reference our Admissions Matrix.
3) Promotion by the current school to ninth grade with no failing grades in academic subjects and a minimum 2.0 GPA in academic courses as documented by the mid-year report card. They must maintain that GPA for the duration of the school year after admittance, and it must be confirmed by year-end report card.
Unfortunately, we cannot accept incoming 12th graders, students after the school year has begun, or non-Orleans Parish residents.