Jan 11th 2018


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


Poetry club will be today Jan 11th from 3-3 in room 11o.  Bring your poetry journals!


Student Council officers only meeting  Today Thursday January 11th ​in Ms. Wise’s room from 3-3:30.


Attention students: There will be no Donut Sales this Friday or next Friday.  NJHS will begin selling donuts again Friday, January 26th. 


Yearbook Club is running a contest to find the best cover art for this yearbook! You may submit both a front and back cover or just the front. 

Cover designs must be turned in to Ms. Wallace in Room 208 by January 19th.


Track tryout sign-ups will be January 16th – 19th during lunch.  Sign-up if you are considering trying out for track this year. 

You must have a current sports physical on file in the office by Feb 19th 2018 – Track tryouts are the week of Feb 26th – weather permitting.  See Coach McCallum for any questions.


Lego club will meet again starting next Wednesday, January 17th, from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. in Rm. 124


Scholastic Bowl tryouts begin this week. You can pick up a complete schedule from Mrs. Jones. The

schedule for this week and next is: 3:00 – 4:00 Room 103.

Thurs, Jan 11 6th grade tryout

Tues, Jan 16 7th and 8th grade tryout

Thurs, Jan 18 6th grade tryout

Tues, Jan 23 7th and 8th grade tryout

Thurs, Jan 25 6th grade tryout

Fri, Jan 26 All tryout

Tues, Jan 30 All tryout


AUDITIONS FOR "High School Musical, Jr" are coming!!!

AUDITION CLINIC​-- Monday January 22 3:00-4:00​ in Drama room. Find out what to expect

during auditions! You'll get the song will sing and the scenes you will act. (You do not have to

attend the clinic in order to audition; it just helps!)

AUDITIONS- ​After school Wednesday Jan 31 or Thursday February 1

AUDITION SIGN-UP​-- Starting Tuesday Jan 16, you will sign up on a sheet outside Mrs.

Taber's Drama room door for ONE time slot- either Wed Jan 31 or Tues Feb 1.



Math Counts will meet this Friday 740am!!!

Marh Counts Tryouts will be January 19th at 730am​ promptly. If you are not at the front door

to be let in by Mrs. Wingard at that time you won’t be able to test. Questions? Come by Room




Welcome Back Franklin Knights!!

Are you ready for January's PBIS Incentive!?!?! Back by popular demand...Franklin

Activity Night!!! It will be a night you don't want to miss!! Activities include.... music by

DJ Silkee, movie room, game room, pizza, drinks, chips and more!!!



What​: FMS Activity Night: Theme - Knights Doing Great Things in 2018!!

When:​ Friday, January 26, 2018

Where:​ Franklin Middle School Gym

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:​ Tues., Jan. 9th - Fri., Jan. 26th til 3pm

**Important... ​If you do not meet the PBIS Requirements after you have purchased your

ticket, you will be refunded your Knights Bucks/Money and will not to be able to attend

the Activity Night.)

Ticket (With A Parent Signature) Required at the door or you will not be able to attend

Acitivity Night!!!

Ticket Sales: Wed. - Fri., Jan. 24th - Jan. 26th during lunch periods.


Upcoming​ ​Dates:

Monday Jan 15th - No School - Martin Luther King Jr Birthday

Tuesday Jan 16th - Boys Basketball vs Rantoul 4:15 p.m.

Wednesday Jan 17th - Girls Volleyball at Rantoul 5:00 p.m.

Thursday Jan 18th - Boys Basketball vs Edison 4:15 p.m. ( 8th grade night)

Volleyball at Washington Middle School Springfield 4:00 p.m.

Saturday Jan 20th - Rantoul Volleyball Invite

Tuesday Jan 23rd - Volleyball vs Urbana 4:15 p.m.

Wednesday Jan 24th - Volleyball at Edison 4:15 p.m.