November 6th 2018

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


8th graders wishing to purchase a snack pack on the movie field trip will need to bring $4.25 Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday.  Snack wristbands will be sold at lunch.  Snack packs will NOT be available to purchase day of movie.


Book Club will meet after school in the library today. 


Girls Softball, Girls XC, Girls Basketball going on the U of I Team Day field trip tomorrow – remember to bring money for lunch or bring your lunch in a brown bag.  (No backpacks allowed in State Farm Center)


Students invited to RAMP-Up, please turn in your permission slips ASAP to either Mrs. Sanders, Ms. Mrozek, or Ms. Quintero. Remember, the FIRST session is Monday, November 12th. You will meet in Room 210 at 3:00 p.m. Can't wait to see you then!"


Don’t miss out on the Franklin Fun Skating Unit in PE – Turn in Skating Permission slips ASAP!


MathCounts will meet next on November 9th at 7:30am. Come with T-Shirt designs!!!!


Science Olympiad - A parent meeting will be held on Wednesday November 7th from 3-4pm for those who make the team. Thursday November 8th, the team will meet to choose groupings in room 102 from 3:00-3:30


Students, are you interested in participating on the Champaign Wrestling Team this school year? In order to participate students and parents will need to register through our athletic registration website, . The site will list Edison as the school since all of our wrestlers travel to Edison for practices and meets.


The AMC 8 Math Test  is November 13th after school at 3:00 p.m. in Ms. Wingard's classroom. 


8th Grade Students & Families:  Thurs., November 29th at 6pm, Centennial High School will host its annual Future Freshman Night in their auditorium!  Please plan on attending this informative evening if you are a future Centennial student.  Questions about which high school you are to attend?  High school attendance is based on where you live.  If you would like to double check which high school you are slated to attend, please see your counselor, Mrs. Monahan, for more information. 


Franklin STEAM Academy Volleyball 

Open Gym Nov 8th – 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Nov 15th – 5:45 – 7:00 p.m.


FRANKLIN Girls Volleyball Tryout Dates

You must have a current SPORTS PHYSICAL on file in the office to try-out and must be signed up to Try-Out.

6th Grade (Invitation to Try-out for 7th Grade Team)

Friday, Nov. 16th 5:30-7:30 p.m.

7th Grade

8th Grade

Wednesday, Nov. 28th 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 28th 7:00-9:00 p.m.

8th Grade

7th Grade

Thursday, Nov. 29th 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 29th 5:00-7:00 p.m.


  • 6th graders that make it through the first round of tryouts will be asked to come back for the first day of 7th grade tryouts (11/28/18)
  • Letters will be handed out to let girls know whether or not they made the team on Friday, Nov. 30th right after school
  • There will be a mandatory parent meeting on Monday, December 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria for girls that have made the team




FSA Dance Team is hosting One of the Best Fundraisers YET! A Chance to win 2 Tickets to Teen Night at ELEVATE Indoor Trampoline Park

($20 per Ticket) $40 Value.

Raffle Tickets are being Sold in the Cafeteria during every Lunch hour and in the Mornings During Breakfast for just $2 a ticket!

Winner will be announced Friday November 9th!!




Upcoming Events:

Tuesday – Boys Basketball Game 4:15 vs Normal Kingsley.

Wednesday – Boys Basketball Game vs Edison 4:15 Thursday – Boys Basketball Game away at Prairie Central 4:30 p.m. 


Saturday – Girls Basketball Game vs Springfield Grant 10:00 a.m.