Franklin Elementary School
7101 Canal Street
Houston, TX 77011
L. Fernando Alarcón
Valdespino, Daisy I
Hernandez, Lupe Ed.D.
Media Services Specialist
School Support Officer
L. Fernando Alarcón, Principal
L. Fernando Alarcón is the new principal of Benjamin Franklin Elementary. Mr. Alarcón is originally from Colombia and has been in education for 21 years. He worked for 10 years in Bogotá, Colombia as a bilingual teacher in elementary and secondary school, and 11 years in Houston ISD as a bilingual teacher at Tinsley and Benavidez Elementary. He later was named assistant principal at Gallegos Elementary.
Alarcón holds a bachelor’s in Modern Languages from the Universidad INCCA de Colombia, a master’s in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of St. Thomas, and a Principal’s Certification from Lamar University.
Uniforms ARE required. All students are expected to be in dress code every single day, dressed appropriately for school.
Arrival and Departure Times
School supplies lists are now available for 2022-23.
Students can click below to access The HUB (educational online apps) by using their student login info:
Estudiantes pueden hacer clic en el enlace suguiente para accesar applicaciones con recursos educativos: