Fireball Newsletter
Posted on 09/30/2016
Franklin Fireball ​

October 3, 2016

Week of Respect/Anti Bullying Week
Next week is our annual recognition to wipe out bullying at Franklin School. Please see the attached with information/activities that we will be working on this coming week. In addition, all students will be taught the 2nd of 6 lessons on eliminating bullying entitled: Recognizing Passive, Aggressive, and Assertive Behavior. This follows our first lesson: Defining Bullying.

Remember to wear Blue on Monday!

Fire Prevention Week

Next week is also Fire Prevention Week. The Franklin Fire Department will be here Tuesday night to judge posters. They will return on Wednesday to present information to our students in the classroom, followed by an assembly complete with Fire Trucks! Thanks to our local Fire Department for supporting this event!

Assessment Information
A separate email will be sent with PARCC Assessment information that will be held for grades 3-6 in the Spring. Please take a look at it for planning purposes.

School Schedule

Mon 10/3/16

Tue 10/4/16

Wed 10/5/16

Thu 10/6/16

Fri 10/7/16

Blue Shirt Day (National Stomp Out Bullying Day)

Mixed Up Games

Green Thumb Gardening

Be a Star

Battle of the Minds

7 Fire Department Visitors to judge posters

7 Board Meeting

9-Fire Prevention Presentations in Classrooms

10:30 Fire Prevention Assembly in All Purpose Room


Chess Club


Walking Club


Team Shirt Day

Wear Denim in Recognition of American Cancer Society


Looking Ahead

Monday, October 10: No School, Teacher In Service Day

Monday, October 12: 7:30 - PTA Meeting 

Monday, October 10: 6:30 - Fall Kids' Bingo