Franklin Junior High, 1501 Aldrich Avenue North, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Franklin Junior High
|Address:||1501 Aldrich Avenue N|
|Neighborhood/s:||Old Highland, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Near North, Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Hennepin County, Minnesota|
|Material of Exterior Wall Covering:||Concrete|
|Material of Roof:||Composition|
|Material of Foundation:||Concrete|
|First Owner:||Minneapolis Public School System|
Built in 1969-1970, Franklin Junior High is a public school built in Utilitarian style. It closed as a public school in 2007, and was leased to a WISE Charter School in 2009.
Memories and stories
I enjoy watching the roof drains when it is raining. A massive volume of water flows through them. The giant icicles that form in the winter are the largest I've ever seen. -Caleb Lauritsen, February 2010
In your opinion, where is the most interesting place in Old Highland? Why?
If you could tell someone moving here one thing about this community, what would you tell them?
Why do you think this is a good place for young people?