Unique in its design, with its large inviting classrooms, stocked with developmentally appropriate materials, The Franklin School promises a first-class child development center right here in Spartanburg, SC’s Northside.
Why It Matters
Not only does this unique building design provide inviting, safe spaces for children to learn through discovery, but will attract well-qualified teachers who value creativity and hands-on activities. Together, this learning environment promotes optimal brain development.
Total interior space brimming with natural light
Average child-to-teacher ratio
First of its kind in South Carolina
The Franklin School is the product of dozens of local supporters of early childhood education. This center of excellence is only a reality due to the generosity of those supporters.
The Administration Staff
Shawna has a BA in Child Development and Family Studies from the University of South Carolina Upstate and an AA in Early Childhood from Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst, NC. She has been employed with Spartanburg County First Steps Early Head Start since 2013 and was promoted to Center Quality Specialist in 2015. Ms. Bynum has more than 14 years of experience as a center director, and is trained in the Environment Rating Scales, Program for Infant and Toddler Care, Practice-Based Coaching and Adverse Childhood Experiences.
She is a native of Asheville, NC and has lived in the Spartanburg area for the past 14 years with her husband and two children.
PROGRAM SUPPORT SPECIALIST
Early Head Start Staff
The Franklin School Teachers/Assistants
Ka’Niqee Ellis Henderson
PCA 3K Teachers/Assistants
D7 4K Teachers/Assistants
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The Franklin School is committed to a diverse community of students that reflects all of Spartanburg County. Click below to learn more about our enrollment opportunities.
The Franklin School 100 Franklin Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29303, United States 864-586-7130