Franklin Fine Arts Center is dedicated to encouraging and fostering academic and artistic excellence for all students. Instruction is offered in music, dance, art, drama and piano. Math Explorers is offered as an alternative math class in different grades. FFAC is proud to be Chicago's only citywide magnet school for the arts, a designation we pride ourselves in and it drives us daily to be the very best. In 2018, FFAC was designated a School of Distinction by the Magnet Schools of America Association and also had on staff, Region 6 Teacher of the Year in the visual arts. Creativity and good citizenship are emphasized, as we all work towards achieving our motto everyday - to Fly High Flyers.