News & Announcements

June 1 is a P.D. Day for Elementary schools

Friday, June 1, 2018 is a professional development day for Elementary school staff. Elementary students will not attend school, but Extended Day Programs will operate for enrolled students from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The focus of the P.D. Day will be teacher directed assessments, evaluation and planning activities. Paraprofessional staff (EAs/CYWs) will be participating […]

Family Survey

Welcome to the 2017-18 Family Survey. Take the Survey We would like to hear from you! Parents and guardians are important partners as we work to provide safe, caring and inclusive places for students to learn and succeed. The survey will remain open until June 28, 2018 at 4pm. Your answers will remain anonymous and […]

Flying the Pride flag to celebrate diversity and inclusion

June is nationally recognized as pride month in Canada. Many institutions and organizations fly the Pride flag as a celebration of diversity. During the month of June, all Waterloo Region District School Board locations will fly the Pride flag alongside the Canadian flag. We believe that our schools are safe spaces for everyone that walks […]

Grade 3 EQAO: May 23-25 and Grade 6: May 28-30

Testing will occur from 9:20-2:00 each day.  Please ensure that your child is at school on time and that they try their best.  That’s all we are asking:) Good luck to our students!

Cabaret is coming!!! Don’t miss it! June 21, 2018

Please join us for Franklin’s Cabaret Night on June 21, 2018.  More information to come.  A night of entertainment for all.  Hope to see you here.

Are you moving over the summer?

If you know that you will be moving from Franklin this summer, please contact the office to let us know.  Our September staffing numbers rely on the most accurate enrolment numbers that we can give them now.  Many thanks for your help.

Do you have a child coming to JK in the fall?

Come to our Welcome to Kindergarten Night on May 24 from 6-7:30 at the school to find out more information about our school and the FDK program.  Bring your child so he/she can experience what FDK will be like in September.  Hope to see you there:)

Family Math Monday.

Go to for some really interesting activities to do as a family.  You will find many interesting and challenging activities on this website.  Fun for the whole family.

Please watch out for pedestrians!!!!

It has been brought to my attention that many parents are pulling out of the church parking lot and not yielding to the pedestrians on the sidewalk on their way to school.  Please remember that there will be many parents and children walking along Franklin St. towards our school and we want to ensure that […]

Happy Support Staff Appreciation Day

At Waterloo Region District School Board we believe that all of our staff play an important role in supporting students’ confidence and success. May 9th marks Support Staff Appreciation Day. This is a day in which we celebrate the skills, commitment and dedication of our educational support staff in helping create bright futures for our students. […]

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