JANUARY 13, 2023
JANUARY IB ATTRIBUTE OF THE MONTH-INQUIRER
To be an inquirer is to nurture our curiosity and develop skills for inquiry and research. We want to learn with enthusiasm and sustain our love of learning throughout life. Ways that we promote this attribute is to encourage questioning, provide opportunities for research, and to get them excited about learning.
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Q2 HONOR ROLL CEREMONIES
CLASS GROUP PHOTOS-THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2023
PAPER ACADEMIC SUPPORT-GRADES 5-8
PAPER: FRANKLIN ACADEMY'S NEWEST ONLINE TUTORING SUPPORT
FOR SCHOLARS IN GRADES 5-8.
GETTING STARTED VIDEO FOR STUDENTS
CHESS EXPO-January 21, 2023
LITERACY WEEK-JANUARY 23-27, 2023
BLACK HISTORY SHOWCASE-MYP SCHOLARS
CONDUCT SCORES STARTED THIS WEEK!
Each week, your K-8 scholar will receive a weekly conduct score to open the line of communication between home and school. This information will help you have meaningful conversations with your scholar and their teacher about their conduct. Conduct scores do NOT carry a grade weight or any value toward final grade calculations.
Conduct scores can be viewed in PowerSchool after 5PM on Fridays starting TODAY!
Here is where to view your scholar's conduct score(s):
Grades K-3: Log into PowerSchool and click on Homeroom for Q3.
Grades 4-8: Log into PowerSchool and click on each class for Q3.
4/0 Behavior very constructive to learning
3/0 Behavior generally supportive of learning
2/0 Behavior detrimental to own learning
1/0 Behavior detrimental to own learning/or learning of others
GIRLS SOCCER SCHEDULE UPDATED 1/13/23
BOYS BB SCHEDULE UPDATED 1-10-23
As a reminder, every family needs to complete 8 service hours for the 22-23 school year.
Please see below for opportunities.
Click here for the Service Hour website.
SERVICE HOURS OPPORTUNITY:
Coach DeFelice is looking for volunteers to assist during athletic events.
Please click here to sign up to assist with the snack table and bathroom/gate/hallway monitoring at athletic events.
SIBLING LINK REMINDER
MYP scholars without a PYP sibling are not permitted to be dropped off before the designated arrival time of 8:15AM. This information is outlined in our Parent Contract which is signed by each family upon registering at our campus. Additionally, Franklin Academy will charge $1.00 per minute for those students requiring supervision prior to the designated arrival time. This also occurs with those students for late parent pick up after the designated time in the afternoon.Safety is a top priority, and we must ensure that all students are being properly supervised at all times. If you have any questions, please reach out to Ms. Torres.
Parent Contract: No Dropping Off Early – I/we shall not drop off my/our child before the scheduled time appropriate for grade level, as determined by school policy.
TESTING CALENDAR-UPDATED 12/20/22
MYP ID REMINDER
It is imperative that all MYP student has his/her ID on every day. It is a part of the Franklin Uniform Policy (page 19). Please speak with your scholar about placing the ID in their backpack as soon as school is over. This will eliminate losing the ID or leaving it at home.
As of this week, scholars are permitted to wear their badge on their own personal, school appropriate lanyard.
If a scholar does not have his/her ID, his/her PowerSchool account will be charged $10.00 that day. The fee(s) can be paid through a money order or check given to your scholar to give to the office, or on PowerSchool by clicking "Fee" and making a note that the payments is for the MYP ID.
Building Better People, Every Day
Franklin Academy, a FREE Public Charter School, Now Serving Students in Grades K-12.
Location: Franklin Academy, Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, USA