Friday, May 12 is Bike It / Walk It Day!

It’s Bike it Walk it Day, May 12, 2017!

The Franklin Green Team is excited to announce that Franklin will be participating in BIKE IT WALK IT DAY on May 12. Let’s all try to walk, bike, and scoot to school to enjoy the spring weather, get the blood pumping, get your body and mind ready for the day, and save a little CO2 from the atmosphere!   Read more …

Thank you Lenart Foundation

Thanks to a generous gift from the Lenart Foundation, we supplied each of our teachers and specialists (40 in total) with an art supply pack.  Each pack included:

  • various colors of construction paper
  • drawing paper
  • watercolor paper
  • tissue paper
  • tempera paint,
  • watercolor paint,
  • paint brushes
  • crayons
  • pipe cleaners
  • glue sticks

These supplies will be used to integrate visual art projects into our teacher’s daily curriculum.   Read more …

A Big Thank You!

The 5th grade culmination team would like to send a HUGE THANK YOU to
Matt Mindlin and Melissa Walker – Scott for volunteering so much of
their time and talent to the memory book. They beautifully
photographed all the 5th graders and faculty and support staff and we
could not have made the book without them! Read more …

Fundraiser at Margo’s May 15th for Our 5th Grade Culmination!

Margo’s on Montana has teamed up with the Franklin PTA 5th Grade Culmination Committee to raise funds!  We need a great turnout from 5-10pm and Margo’s is thrilled to partner with the Franklin PTA and our community…they’ve even created a specialty cocktail for the evening (with 100% of proceeds going to our culmination initiative.)  This is a special Mother’s Day fundraiser specifically for 5th Grade culmination. Read more …

A message from our teachers

In Support of Public Education, Franklin Teachers are going to hold a short rally THIS MONDAY, May 1, at 3:00 pm (ish).  We welcome you to join your teachers on the side walks of Montana and Idaho for about 10 minutes to tell our community to support public education!   Read more …

April PTA Meeting Summary


Missed the PTA Meeting on Tuesday? 

At our April 25th  PTA meeting our Principal Deanna Sinfield presented her Principal’s report.  Franklin Elementary was named Honor Roll school for the 2016 California Honor Roll. The 2016 Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle, and high schools that demonstrate consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time, and reduction in achievement gaps. Read more …