SMMEF Pier Party – Sunday, April 27th

Join the biggest SMMEF fundraiser of the year on Sunday, April 27th!  Have a great day at the Pier and support the VIsion for Student Success for 2015-2016!

Tickets ON SALE THIS WEEK at Franklin for the Pier Party! Look for table at drop-off and pick-up, alternating between Idaho and Montana gates, as well as at the Scrip table on Tuesday morning.  Read more …

Support Franklin While You Shop!

We Need Your Help! Please support Franklin through eScrip – we can earn tens of thousands of dollars each year! It’s Easy!

If you‘re not signed up with eScrip, please visit and follow the instructions. If you’re currently signed up with eScrip, there is now a simple way for you to add grocery cards to your existing account. Read more …

VSS Implementation Update

Dear Franklin Families,

At last night’s Superintendent’s Advisory Council (SAC) meeting, Superintendent Sandra Lyon and SMMUSD Ed Services gave some good news on VSS updates:

  • Class-size Reduction: confirmed for 25:1 ratio in grades K-3
  • Literacy Coach: in consideration of Franklin’s big enrollment size, instead of having just one full-time literacy coach, we will have an additional 60% every week.
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LAST DAY to get Auction Party Tickets!

TODAY is the LAST DAY to purchase your tickets to Franklin’s Live Auction Party!  Click HERE to purchase tickets NOW!

The event THIS COMING Saturday, March 29 and it is going to be a great night!  The Beverly Hills Country Club is giving all attendees a two-week complimentary pass to their club (great place to take the whole family). Read more …

From Principal Mrs. Brown

Dear Franklin Parents,

Thank you all so much for your support with our California Distinguished School Validation Visit on Monday! It went extremely well! The team said that we have an amazing school, staff, and community! They were able to hold interviews with our stakeholder groups (students, teachers, PTA, and Site Governance). Read more …

Dress 80s for the Live Auction Party!

Franklin Live auction —‘Back To The 80’s’  —Dressing up in 80’s costume is highly encouraged!
Ursula’s Costume is offering a 10% discount when you come in and mention Franklin’s auction! Ladies:  bring your large coiffed hair, wear your shoulder pads,
(think Dynasty), mini skirts (Madonna), or preppy look.   Read more …

Silent Auction Items Needed

There will be a silent auction held the night of the event but we are in need of some wonderful donation items.  Please take a moment to donate or solicit any great items such as restaurant gift certificates, sporting tickets or memorabilia, jewelry or clothing, etc.   Read more …

Evening at a Glance –

6:00pm-The Cocktail/Silent Auction Hour Featuring:

  • Two open bars (including our Franklin themed drink, “The Marty McFly”)
  • My Flippin’ Book Station–take some photos and have a flip-book prepared for you within two minutes!
  • Green Screen fun photography!
  • Tasty Hors D’ Oeuvres -Beverly Hills Country Club
  • “52 Card Wine Raffle”- buy a card to enter.
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Live Auction Wine Raffle

We will be holding our annual Wine Raffle at the Live Auction Party on March 29th. The Wine Raffle is an assortment of 52+ bottles of great wine or spirits (donated by Franklin parents) which is raffled off as one big, impressive collection on the night of the event. Read more …