September 6th, 2018 
7th Grade is MAP Testing today. Please be quiet in the halls 8th Graders.
Congratulations Wade- 2nd in Sectionals for golf – On his way to State! 
The IL Space Day field trip permission slips are due THIS FRIDAY!  This field trip to the University of Illinois is HANDS-ON super fun rocket and space stuff.  Saturday, October 6 from 9:00-3:30.  FREE admission, FREE t-shirt, and FREE lunch provided!  No late permission slips will be accepted- turn them in to your science or MakerSpace teacher by this Friday, September 7.
Attention Franklin Knights!! We hope that you have been earning those Knight Bucks by displaying the 3Rs!! September's PBIS Incentive is the Knight Store.
Date: Friday, September 28th
Time: During lunch periods 
Lego Robotics: Do you like building with Legos? Are you interested in robotics or programming? If you answered 'Yes', come and join our Lego Robotics team. We'll have our first meeting this Thursday, September 6th, from 3-4pm, in the South Portable 203. - Ms. Bustos and Ms. Newman. 
Homework Academy will be on Tuesday/Thursday from 3:00-4:00 in room 210!  In order to keep students focused on homework students must be working on homework or reading a book to be able to participate. They must also be checking in by 3:05.  A ride at 4:00 is also greatly appreciated.
Game Club:  Come have fun learning a new board game or playing an old favorite.  Room 106, Thursdays, 3-4:30 pm, Mr. Pickel and Mr. Anderson Bliss.
Project Athletes targets students seeking something fun, structured, and healthy after school. The program will help students train for upcoming school sports try-outs and offer general health and fitness opportunities. No tryouts necessary. Students are welcome to drop-in at any time. Students receive training, mentoring, snacks, and an athletic shirt. There is no cost for this program.
September 10th – November 7th - Mondays & Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. All students welcome! Meet in the cafeteria
Upcoming Events:
Franklin STEAM Academy Fall Open House – September 13th – 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.  Kona Ice will be here!!!!