Cub Scouts Info

Does your son love to explore the world?  Come join us!

Cub Scout Pack 97 is open to all families from 1st through 5th grade.   We are an awesome group of adults and kids intent on learning and having as much fun as possible.  Read more …

Important Update from Mrs. Brown

Dear Parents,                                                                                    June 5, 2014

It is with heartfelt words that I write this letter to inform you that as of July 1, 2014, I will be leaving the position of Principal at Franklin Elementary School and promoting to a new position as Director of Student Services for the Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District.  Read more …

Sacramento Happenings

Franklin PTA and our district-wide PTA Council signed on to the advocacy letter to our state’s Legislative Budget Conference Committee, which is wrapping up discussions this Friday (tomorrow). Given the brighter outlook on state coffers, the letter calls for additional state funding for:

  • our public schools generally, through the new LCFF formula
  • Early Childhood Education, and
  • Common Core standards implementation

Santa Monica’s Assembly Member Richard Bloom is one of eight legislators on this Committee, so our voices are particularly important. Read more …

5th Grade Culmination Information

Dear 5th Grade Parents,

We look forward to seeing you at Friday’s culmination ceremony, we are anticipating a bright and sunny morning.

Preferential parking permit restrictions within a 2 block radius of school have been lifted from 8 until noon, PLEASE DO NOT PARK OR PULL INTO THE TEACHERS’ PARKING LOT. Read more …