Located in Lowell, Massachusetts, Franco American School is a private, Catholic, elementary school for students from prekindergarten through eighth grade and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Rooted in Gospel values and academic excellence, we provide a challenging curriculum, while promoting self-worth, respect, responsibility, and a commitment to faith and social justice.
To prepare students to make informed choices and decisions and to grow as citizens aware of their responsibilities to family, community, faith, and world.
Eighth Graders Produce News Show
Eighth-grade students produced their own CNN news program as part of their study of America's Post-Reconstruction era. Students wrote their news stories, filmed their segments, and edited the final video. Check out this student-created program by clicking here!
Grade 5 Medical Convention
FAS students, their families, and staff filled 85 boxes with small toys, toiletries, and clothing and sponsored the cost to ship them to orphans in Guatemala and Haiti as part of Cross Catholic Outreach's Box of Joy project.
Grade 5 Archaeological Dig 2015
Sandra Brazier's fifth-grade students recently presented their "artifacts" at the annual archaeological dig, which is part of the fifth grade's social studies class.
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Jed Doherty Comes to FAS
Magician and motivational speaker Jed Doherty recently brought his message of love and respect to FAS students during an hour-long show. Check out photos of the performance below:
FAS Fall Sports Banquet 2015
FAS Road Race Lots of Fun For Families and Friends
This year's Franco Fall Family Fun Run took place on a beautiful Saturday morning in October. Enthusiastic Runners and walkers of all ages gathered at FAS for the 1- and 2-mile races, raffles, games, food, and prizes.
We extend our heartfelt appreciation to all of our generous sponsors and donors, including Mill City Cleaning, Bodywise Muscular Therapy, Reichheld Ting Orthodontics, Mount Pleasant Golf Club, Trader Joe’s, All Sports Heroes, Sal’s Pizza, Brunswick Zone, A Handy Company, Advanced Landscape Design, and New Balance; our hard-working volunteers, including Sandra Brazier, Elaine Boucher, Kimberly and Fred Georgoulis, George and Sara-Jane Griffin, Fr. Wil Harvey, Sr. Jane Holland, Maureen and Tim Hovey, Danielle Latta, Ginny McGuiggin, Teri Norton, Sr. Lorraine Richard, Pauline St.Onge and members of the Beta Club, Mary Talbot, and Sean Tully; and all of our enthusiastic spectators and participants.
Check out photos from the event:
FAS Scholastic Book Fair Huge Success
Thank you to everyone who supported this year's Scholastic Book Fair at Franco American School. This year's event was the most successful ever, as we sold $4,307.49 in books and other items during the weeklong fundraiser. FAS keeps 60% of the revenue from this annual event, which supports the purchase of new books and other materials for our school library. We also extend a huge thank you to everyone who purchased books as gifts for their children's teachers. Through your generosity, our teachers have 60 brand new books in their classroom libraries. All of this directly benefits your children as they develop their love of reading!
Grade 3 Habitat Project Presentations