News & Announcements

Free Family Event on April 7

The Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) and Waterloo Region Assembly of Public School Councils (WRAPSC) are excited to host their 7th annual free family event on Saturday, April 7. This is a fun opportunity for WRDSB families to learn and connect. Register Online Now The theme for this year’s event is Parent Engagement for Innovative Education and […]

Family Math Monday (on Tuesday:)!

Here is a ten frame that teachers use regularly to consolidate for the children the number 10.  We have also included some activities that you can do with the ten frame.  Enjoy. 

Participate in our annual budget survey

Calling all students, parents, staff and community members. We want to hear from you on which funding priorities we should consider for the 2018-19 school year and beyond. Annual Budget Survey Complete this short online budget survey to help us identify which areas are important to our WRDSB community. The survey closes on Friday, March […]

Dance-a-thon update:)

We reached our goal of $5000 for the Dance-a-thon – thank you to all who donated.   The proceeds will be used for music, mathematics, and technology at Franklin and benefit all students.  Special thanks to our parents who organized and helped Professor Jamz run the day long event.

Fabulous day at Franklin Dance-a-thon!!!!!

All of our Franklin students had a great time today at the Dance-a-thon, that raised over 5100.00 for our school.  What a success!  Take a look at the fun:)

Bottle Drive was a huge success!! Over 500.00 raised for School Council:)

Thanks so much to all of you who participated in our Bottle Drive on January 13.  My apologies for not having posted this fantastic news earlier. School Council raised over 500.00 from this event, which will go toward activities and events at our great school. A huge thanks to the parents from our Council who […]

VR Smartphone Request from Room 20

VR Smartphone Request Have you got a new phone?  Need a home for your old phone?  We have some VR goggles that require a smartphone to be able to use them.  If you have one of the following phones that you are not needing anymore, and they are still in working order with a charger, […]

Class Photos and Spring Casuals will be taken on April 6, 2018

Due to a technical problem with the class photos taken by Lifetouch in the Fall, the photos will be taken again on April 6 with the Spring Casual photos.  More information will follow.

Family Math Monday:) Take a look!

Happy Family Math Monday:)  Here are three wonderful books to use to help your child with Mathematics problem-solving.  I have included an example of how the books work, allowing activities/challenges for different ages.  Have fun solving this week’s problem.  These books are apparently available for loan at the KPL!!  If you would like to see […]

Great Olympic Kick-off at Franklin:)

The students and staff at Franklin held an Olympic Kick-off assembly today and each class came into the gym carrying the flag of their country.  The countries’ national anthems were played as the teams came in. Our special guest was Brad Schlegel, a Kitchener native, who played for the Canadian Hockey team in the 1992 […]

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