Welcome to the Cougar New Tech Academy Web Page

Cougar New Tech @Franklin High School provides an education embedded in a culture of trust, respect, and responsibility which promotes college and career readiness.

Students meet learning outcomes in eight areas: written communication, oral communication, collaboration, technology literacy, work ethic, content proficiency, critical thinking and global awareness.

With project-based learning, the seamless use of technology and a distinct school culture, we prepare out students with the skills needed to be successful in today's world beyond high school.

Opportunities at Cougar New Tech

Cougar New Tech learners are part of a school within a school at Franklin High School which provides for a small school experience.  However, learners are a part of Franklin High School and can participate in all clubs and extracurricular programs as a proud Franklin Cougar.

Cougar New Tech is housed at the Franklin Ninth Grade Learning Center where classrooms, furniture, and open spaces have been repurposed to set up an atmosphere where learning is student-driven and engaging to meet the needs of all learners.


Applications will be taken daily at the Franklin 9th Grade Center from 2:15-4:15.  Applications can be downloaded by clicking on the link below, and a written component will be completed on site at Franklin.

Click here PDF to get a copy of the application

Only completed applications will be reviewed.  The responsibility of meeting the application and document submission deadline is the responsibility of the applicant.  Submission of documents does not guarantee acceptance. Conditional acceptance for entering students will be based on program availability to those students meeting the minimum requirements.

Find out more about New Tech by clicking on the following links:

To schedule a visit call 236-2414