News & Announcements

Please show respect to St. Luke’s Church

It has been brought to our attention that parents are parking anywhere within the St. Luke’s Parking lot, when the WRDSB only has permission to use the spots lining up along our school yard. Please show respect to our neighbours and use only the designated areas.  We would hate to lose the priviledge of parking […]

Student Accident Insurance Information

Every September, Ontario school boards remind families about the option of acquiring student accident insurance. Student accident insurance can help cover unforeseen expenses due to injury that are not covered by provincial health care or employer group plans. Waterloo Region District School Board recommends “insuremykids®” Protection Plan. For more details on this option you can view […]

PD Day for all teaching and paraprofessional staff on September 21

Friday, September 21, 2018 is a professional development (PD) day for elementary and secondary school staff. Students will not attend school, and all Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) operated before and after school programs will be closed. The focus for the day across all our schools will be School Improvement Planning in the morning and the […]

Criminal Record Checks needed to volunteer

Just a reminder that if you wish to volunteer in our school or go on a class trip, you are required to submit a Criminal Records Check.  These are good for 18 months from the date of distribution.  There are some parents whose check will be running out soon, so please make sure yours is […]

Interesting Parent Workshops coming up this year!!

Our Family of schools have created a committee to present interesting parent workshops this year to help you.  Please see the dates, times, topics and location of the upcoming workshops and mark the dates in your calendars. October 2018 – Franklin – Healthy Snacks January 2019 – Mackenzie King – Internet Safety Winter 2019 – […]

Pod Meetings to discuss Respect at Franklin:)

I have included the posters that Mrs. Swan and I have used to discuss Respect at Franklin with all of the students in the school.  Hopefully you can ask your child questions to see what they have learned about our high expectations for all students to be respectful at all times.

Join our School Council Next meeting is Oct. 10 at 7:00

We would love to have you join Franklin’s School Council.  Our next meeting is Wed. Oct 10 at 7:00 in our newly renovated library. We will be voting on SC Executive for this school year. If you just want to come out and see what our SC does, we would welcome you to do just […]

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WRDSB flags at half-mast this weekend for Firefighters’ National Memorial Day

The Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) Education Centre and school buildings will be joining other Ontario government establishments in flying the Canadian flag at half-mast this weekend to mark Firefighters’ National Memorial Day. Firefighters’ National Memorial Day was instated by the federal government last year and is celebrated annually on the second Sunday of […]

International Languages course registration opens tomorrow

Waterloo Region District School Board’s International Language Programs are offered every Saturday from September 15, 2018 to June 15, 2019. The programs run at a variety of locations throughout the region, and each class lasts either 3.25 hours for high school credit courses or 2.5 hours for elementary courses. All levels of language ability are welcome. […]

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