Ben Franklin Academy is a Preschool-8th grade charter school serving northwestern Douglas County, Colorado. BFA opened September 6, 2011. It currently serves preschool through seventh grade students and will add a grade level each year for the following two years.
The school is located in a new building on Plaza Drive, near C-470 and Lucent Boulevard. Ben Franklin Academy utilizes the Core Knowledge Sequence that has been successful in other schools and will emphasize science, mathematics and literacy as well as provide character education modeled on Benjamin Franklin's Thirteen Virtues.