End-of-Year Celebrations!

We don’t call them “graduations”, but our end-of-year celebrations for Grade 6 students and Kindergarten students are as follows: Grade 6 students:  June 23 at 1:30 in the Gym. All family members are welcome to join us as we recognize and celebrate this special moment in the lives of our Grade 6 stdents. Kindergarten Students: […]

Franklin’s Fun Run

Please join us this Thursday, June 5th, for the Franklin Fun Run.  We would love to have lots of people cheering our runners.  If you still wish to join, use this Fun Run Permission Form.  The run begins at 4 p.m. and is open to all Franklin Running Club  members.

Franklin Thanks Volunteers with Breakfast

Franklin P.S. is holding its annual thank-you breakfast for volunteers.  Please join us on May 29th between 8:00 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. in he library for a chance for Franklin to say “thanks” for the important work volunteers do.  Feel free to call the office if you have not turned in a form and still wish to […]

Walk and Roll with Sunnyside Home

We are partnering to support Sunnyside Home here in the Stanley Park Community.  Sunnyside holds their Walk and Roll fundraising event annually.  We are partnering with Sunnyside Home to create stronger community links.  This year’s event will take place June 7th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Click on this walk and roll brochure 2014 for […]

Supporting Awesome Parenting at Franklin

School Council has organized an evening focusing on positive parenting strategies with Diane McGregor, Director of Family and Community Solutions with K-W Counselling.  The session is entitled “Positive Discipline, Cooperative Kids: Positive Parenting Strategies that Work”.  The session will take place May 22nd at Franklin from 6:30-8:30 p.m.  For more information, click on this parenting strategies brochure.  All parents in the community are […]

Gr. 5 Cycling Program Info Night

Students in Ms. Morgan’s and Mrs. Morton’s classes will be taking part in a cycling program being offered this spring at 3 schools in our Board.  We are one of the fortunate schools that has been chosen to participate.  Details about the program will be discussed and presented at a parent information session at Sheppard P.S. […]

Franklin Running Club

Calling all Grade 4,5, and 6 walkers and joggers!  Get your athletic shoes on and join us Wednesday mornings at 8:15 a.m. to do a 2-3 km walk/run in the neighbourhood near the school.  We’ll meet in the gym at 8:15 to sign-in and do a quick warm-up.  Students need to have this permission form into […]

Vow of Silence – April 17

On Thursday April 17, youth around the world will participate in Free The Children’s “We Are Silent” campaign, and stay silent in solidarity with children who are denied their human rights and their voice. At Franklin Public School, we will join others cross the school on that day to make a vow of silence. Students […]

ECO Update

On March 26th the Eco Team conducted a school-wide waste audit. Garbage from a 24 hour period was collected, weighted, separated and percentages calculated in various categories. We collected 8 bags of garbage weighing a total of 33.1 kilograms. Students were surprised to see how much of that waste was food waste which should have […]

Info About Grade 7!

If your child is leaving us to move on to Grade 7 in the Fall, you will have the opportunity to visit the “receiving” school, ask questions and share time exploring with their child what opportunities lie ahead for the upcoming year. Sunnyside P.S.:  Thursday May 22nd at 6:30 pm Stanley Park P.S.:  Monday May […]

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