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    Benjamin Franklin PreK-8 school is a unique, community-based school that lays a foundation for all scholars for success in learning, citizenship and career. Benjamin Franklin scholars benefit from:

    • a diverse student body that includes 13% gifted and talented students, 16% special education students and 4% English language learners.
    • nearly 50 certified and highly qualified teachers who set high expectations for academic achievement. 
    • academic programs that differentiate and meet the needs of individual scholars while ensuring they are on track to meet expected growth targets.
    • strong community partnerships, including the Ohio State University extension program that provides a horticulture curriculum and community engagement opportunities for scholars.  

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  •  CEO Listening Tour

    CMSD CEO Listening Tour includes Coffee Chats (Video)

    CMSD CEO Dr. Morgan wants to hear from you as he begins a listening tour designed to help him better understand the District from the perspective of educators, scholars, families, and the community.

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  •  IT Connect Center

    IT Connect Center aims to assist families with tech support 24x7 (Video)

    06/29/23 - “The vision here is around giving our families and staff the same experience they would have at AT&T or with any other service provider,” said Timmons. “We always want to be there for our families and give them the resources for anytime, anywhere learning.”

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  •  Get More Opportunities Fund

    Your help is needed spending MacKenzie Scott's gift to CMSD

    All CMSD scholars, educators, CMSD parents and caregivers are invited to share their ideas on how the funding can be creatively used. If you have a vision of how the educational experience of a school, building, department, or division can be advanced, you are encouraged to share your idea.

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  •  Online Tutor

    CMSD Now Offers Free Online Tutors

    Students in kindergarten through 12th grade can receive live online tutoring from CMSD teachers in reading and English Language Arts, math, science and social studies from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Additionally, tutoring will be available to students in 6th through 12th grades 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through TutorMe.

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