Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines K-8

December 16 - December 31

Dickinson Jupiter Island

Eligible students in Grade 5 will attend a Day at Dickinson Jupiter Island during the week of December 16.

KITE Cart

Our Quarter 2 Elementary KITE Cart will be held on Tuesday, December 17, and our MYP KITE Cart will be held on Wednesday, December 18. Volunteer opportunities have been posted to Raptor for both events. Please login and sign-up to assist us with our KITE Carts.

December's Caring Students

Elementary and MYP students displaying empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others are exhibiting the Character Trait and IB Learner Attribute of the month, CARING. These students have the need to have a personal commitment to service and act to make a positive difference to the lives of others and to their environment.

Character Counts! Student Assembly

Wednesday, Dec. 18th, 8:45am

18800 Pines Boulevard

Pembroke Pines, FL

Our Character Counts! Student Assembly will be held on Wednesday, December 18, for those nominated students. Family attendance for this event is by invitation only.

Spirit Stick Dress Down Day

Those students that purchased a Spirit Stick for the 2019-2020 school year are eligible to 'dress down' appropriately on Thursday, December 19.

Early Release Day

Friday, December 20, is an 'early release' day for our students. Elementary students will be dismissed at 11:15 am and MYP students at 12:15 pm. Students not picked up on time are subject to a $1 per minute fee.

Winter Break


Winter Break for all students will begin on Monday, December 23. Our offices will be open from 7 am until 3 pm daily during the break, but closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.