Franklin Smedley Elementary School serves students in kindergarten through grade five. It is a part of The School District of Philadelphia, which operates several elementary, middle and high schools. Franklin Smedley Elementary School offers a range of general academic courses in math, science and reading. It also offers several extracurricular programs in health and physical education. In addition, the school offers medical care and guidance and counseling services. Its staff includes teachers, special education coordinators, classroom assistants, nurses, counselors, specialists, and food and support service personnel. Franklin Smedley Elementary School also provides the English for Speakers of Other Languages program. It is located in Philadelphia.