October 6th 2017

Keep​ ​being​ ​READY,​ ​RESPECTFUL​ ​and​ ​RESPONSIBLE


All 6th grade boys trying out for the 6th grade basketball team at Douglas, tryouts are on Oct. 9th from 5-6:30 p.m. & Oct. 10th from 7-8:30 p.m. in the FMS gym. Please note, Oct. 9th is no school, but you still must attend both days of tryouts to make the Park District Franklin team. After this tryout a few athletes will have an invitation to

Try-out for the 7th grade Franklin team boys basketball team.


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. 


Picture retake day is Tuesday, October 17th, at 8:00 a.m


"Gobble gobble, run 'til we wobble!"

Central Interact is hoping you will

​ join them for their 3rd annual 5K Run

​ on Saturday, November 18th 

​at Crystal Lake Park at 9:30am

100% of our proceeds go to Crisis Nursery​, last year $1800 was raised, and this year our goal is to raise $2000.


​REGISTER ONLINE: interact5k.eventbrite.com




Franklin Knights!!


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!!! 




WhatFMS Activity Night: Theme- Stand Out Against Bullying!!

When: Friday, October 20, 2017

Where: Franklin Middle School

Time: 6-8pm

Cost: $20 Knight Bucks or $2 (Cash) - Tickets sold at the door are $2 (Cash)


Concessions will be sold for cash 


Requirements to Attend:

No DRs

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!! 

Good Luck!!



-Sponsored by your Attendance Committee  






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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.


Upcoming​ ​Dates:

Saturday – XC Sectionals at Normal Parkside 1:00 p.m.