Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines
Principal's End-of-Year Update
The Online Annual Registration Update is available online and awaiting responses from families who indicated their intent to return to Franklin for the 2018-19 school year. The online annual registration update is a required step in securing your child's seat for the 2018-19 school year.
How do you get started?
Visit https://ps.franklin-academy.org/public/ or click on the link below to sign in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal. From the Parent Portal:
- Select the student you wish to register along the top
- Select the InfoSnap 18-19 Student Registration
- Enter the child's date of birth
2018-19 Academic Calendar
Visit our website at pp.franklin-academy.org or click on the link below to download the academic calendar for 2018-19. Students will begin school on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. The academic calendar includes a two-week winter break beginning December 24, 2018 and a one-week spring break beginning March 25, 2019. The last day of school for students is Tuesday, June 4, 2019.
In order to ease the transition back to school and reduce some of the time associated with preparing for the upcoming school year, you are invited to join us for our annual Business Day event on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Attending this event will earn your family its first service hour for the 2018-19 school year! We look forward to serving you and making things a little easier as we approach another exciting academic year.
As a reminder, all families should keep their existing FranklinPass stickers affixed to their vehicle windshield as they will continue to work for the 2018-19 school year. New FranklinPass stickers are issued only to new families. Additional FranklinPass stickers are available for purchase.
All current registered carpools will be wiped from the system at the end of the current school year. All families wishing to participate in our carpool program for the 2018-19 school year are required to visit the school to register the carpool for the upcoming school year. Remember to bring your existing key fob so that it may be reprogrammed. Visit the link below for additional details.
i-Ready Summer Access
We are pleased to announce that i-Ready will be available for students to use this summer! Just 45 minutes per week, per subject area, is proven to help students continue developing reading and math skills. To access this award-winning, research-based resource, students will log into https://login.i-ready.com/ and select “Reading” or “Math”. Students may continue utilizing their existing credentials to access their i-Ready account.
School Supply Lists and Supply Packs
Families with students in Grades K-5 will have the opportunity to purchase school supply packs to be delivered directly to their child’s classroom at the beginning of the school year. This helps families save time and money while supporting our school! Parents that use EPI School Packs save up to 40% compared to the same supplies from a national retailer. The last day to order is June 24, 2018.
To order online:
- Go to: educationalproducts.com/shoppacks
- Enter School Code: FRA193
- Supplies will be delivered before school starts in August
State Standardized Tests
Parents will be notified when official student score reports for the 2017-18 administration of statewide standardized assessments are available for pick-up.
- Florida Standards Assessment - Reading (3-8)
- Florida Standards Assessment - Mathematics (3-8)
- Statewide Science Assessment (5 & 8)
- Civics End-of-Course Exam (7)
- Algebra and Geometry End-of-Course Exams (7-8)
Ready to pick a book, Set to read every day, Read this summer for Success next year! Join students all across Florida as they take on the Summer Literacy Adventure Challenge and pledge to read every day. Set a personal goal, work to accomplish it and strive for success!
Florida’s students are being challenged to pledge to read as many books as possible throughout the summer break. Each student can fill out his or her pledge via the Summer Literacy Pledge link below.