October 11th 2017
Keep being READY, RESPECTFUL and RESPONSIBLE
7th grade (and 6th grade invites) boys' basketball tryouts will be on Tuesday, Oct. 17th, from 6-7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Oct. 18th, from 3-4:30 p.m. You must attend both days, and you must have a current sports physical on file. We are asking that you bring a light colored shirt to tryout in.
8th grade boys' basketball tryouts will be on Tuesday, Oct. 17th, from 7:30-9 p.m. and Wednesday, Oct. 18th, from 4:30-6 p.m. You must attend both days, and you must have a current sports physical on file. We are asking that you bring a light colored shirt to tryout in. We are also asking that your parent or guardian step into tryouts with you for the first 5 minutes or so. If you make the team, a mandatory parent meeting will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 19th, at 6:30 p.m.
The boys' basketball teams are looking for student managers to help them towards a successful season. If you are interested pick up an application from Coach Seaton or Coach Neaville, and return it by Oct. 16th, signed by your parent or guardian.
U of I Principal's Scholars Program is taking Fall registration. Their focus is on preparing students for success in Math/Science courses. There is a middle level class for 6th, 7th and 8th grade each has a different theme. Please see your grade level counselor for applications in R. 111.
Student Council starts Monday, October 30th in Ms. Wise's room (107) from 3-4. If you are interested in being a leader at Franklin by organizing and planning school activities, then come hang out to hear more about it! All are welcome.
Do you have school spirit? Love to dance? If the answer to both of these questions is yes, then join us for tryouts to become apart of Franklin Dancing Knights. Tryouts will be held on October 19th with dance workshops from the 16th-18th. You must attend all week in order to tryout. We will meet in room 114. Come dressed for movement and ready to impress. This is open to all grades. If there are any questions ask Ms. Jones or Mrs. Spotts
Picture retake day is Tuesday, October 17th at 8 a.m. Order forms can be picked up in the office
Are you ready for our Franklin Activity Night!?! It will be a night you don't want to miss!! Activities include.... music by DJ Silkee, basketball, volleyball, movie room, game room, pizza, drinks, chips and more!!!
Who: FRANKLIN STUDENTS ONLY!!!
What: FMS Activity Night: Theme- Stand Out Against Bullying!!
When: Friday, October 20, 2017
Where: Franklin Middle School
Cost: $20 Knight Bucks or $2 (Cash) - Tickets sold at the door are $2 (Cash)
Concessions will be sold for cash
Requirements to Attend:
2 or Less Doc Logs
No Social Probation
Behavior Run Dates: Mon., Oct. 2nd - Monday, Oct. 16
*** Ticket (With A Parent Signature) Required at the door or you will not be able to attend Acitivity Night!!!
Ticket sales: Wed.- Friday. Oct. 18th - Oct. 20th. during lunch periods.
October Attendance Challenge!!
Attention Franklin Knights!! The grade level that has the best attendance for the month of October will receive a snack during their lunch period!!
-Sponsored by your Attendance Committee
Project Athletes will be meeting Mondays and Wednesdays 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Homework Academy will be meeting in Ms. Mrozek’s room (210) from 3-4 on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s.
Web Design Club will be meeting in Mrs. Cameron’s room from 304 on Tuesday’s.
Drama Club will be meeting in Mrs. Taber’s room on Tuesday’s.
Franklin’s Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will be meeting in Mr. AB’s room ( Room 115) from 3-4 on Wednesday’s.
Choir meets after school on Wednesday’s from 3-4 in the Vocal Music Room 125.
Lego Club meets in Rm. 124 (STEAM room) on Wednesdays from 3-4:30pm.
Game Club after school on Thursday from 3 – 4:30 p.m. in Room 106.