Franklin County Technical High School   82 Industrial Blvd.   Turners Falls, MA 413 . 863 . 9561

Our Mission

Our Mission

Our mission is to prepare students for success through technical and academic education. Our students thrive in an atmosphere that blends state-of-the-art technical training, solid academic instruction, technical skills development and a diverse array of athletic and extracurricular activities.

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Our policy

Since 1976, Franklin County Technical School has provided a valuable combination of technical training and academic education to students from our region. We focus on support and indivudual instruction in those areas students will need for full, successful lives.



Our policy

Our students are prepared for further educational experience and provided with cooperative working skills for success in the workplace. We continue to strive to find ways to build students' futures by developing pride in workmanship, cultivating depth of character, and encouraging a commitment to service and an ethical maturity.

Technical programs


Applications are available in the Guidance offices of our sending schools, as well as in the FCTS Guidance office.

Admissions criteria include:

  • Scholastic and Attendance Records
  • Discipline Records
  • Recommendation of sending school
  • Student Interview

  • Admissions FAQ

Download Student Forms

Applications are also available here in downloadable form below.
Applications are accepted from March 1st through September 30th. Download:

Student Services Page

Student Support

Our Guidance Counselors strive to build students' futures in a variety
of ways, providing one-on-one support with:
  • Technical Program Selection
  • Career Planning and Networking
  • Coop Education Requirements
  • College planning
  • And many other topics!
Guidance page

Essential School Information

  • School Committee

    See the latest School Committee news & minutes.

  • Alumni

    Click to visit the
    FCTS Alumni site.

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