Honors Program

The FSSD strives to maximize the potential of students in grades 5-8 who demonstrate outstanding intellectual achievement, performance, and ability by emphasizing in-depth analytical thinking and creative problem-solving. Students are empowered to acquire the academic skills necessary for success in advanced placement courses. Click below to learn more about the Honors Program.

The Honors Program guidelines are approved by the FSSD School Board. For more information, see FSSD Board Policy 4.205 (Enrollment in Advanced Courses).

If you have questions about the Honors Program, please reach out to your child's teacher, your school's principal/assistant principal, or the Student Performance Supervisor.

Student Performance

Pax Wiemers, Ed.D., Supervisor
Faith Maxwell, Secretary

507 New Highway 96 West
Franklin, TN 37064

615-794-6624

Reconsideration Request Form

This form is to be completed by a parent or guardian who makes a request for his/her child to be placed in the Honors Program, even though the child has not met the qualifying criteria for the specific Honors class.

Opt Out Form

This form is to be completed by a parent or guardian who makes a request for his/her child to NOT be placed in specific classes in the Honors Program, even though the child has met the qualifying criteria for those classes.