Franklin at Brimhall Elementary School was named a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School, for overall excellence, by the U.S. Department of Education.
Franklin at Brimhall was one of five schools in Arizona that received the award out of 342 schools across the country.
Franklin at Brimhall received an A from the State Board Of Education for 2016-2017. This grade was determined primarily by student growth and proficiency on the state assessments, AzMERIT and AIMS Science. Additional factors take into consideration English language learners, special education students and absenteeism.