Friday, February 23, 2018
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NO SCHOOL: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26
Spring Break: March 12-16
Thank you for sending us great kids.
Bolts in the News
HRS-Level 1 Survey
The window for the survey closes on Monday, March 5.
We want to use this section to discuss the drills we conduct on a yearly basis. During a year we do the following drills:
- Fire: 3x
- Tornado: 3x
- Lockdown: 2x
If you have any questions about our safety drills please don't hesitate to contact us.
Bolts in the Community
Introduce A Girl to Engineering
On Feb. 22, Allyssa, Delana, Taylor, Libby, and Lexi attended "Introduce a girl to Engineering" at Rockwell Collins. The girls listened to guest speakers about girls in engineering, experienced and engaged themselves in activities that represent various of engineering careers, and toured the facility. The girls represented themselves and Franklin MS that Mr. Smith raved about and was extremely proud of how they handled themselves. Way to go!!
Kennedy Band Carnival
Come celebrate music at the Kennedy Band Carnival Friday March 2nd; 4:00-8:30PM. Wristbands are $7 each or $20 for a family of 4. There will be carnival games, a silent auction, prizes, concessions for purchase, cotton candy and sno-cones. Franklin Jazz bands will perform at 6:00PM and 7:00PM.
Student Cell Phone Policy
We will have one final homeroom challenge. This will be the week of March 5-9. We'll introduce the homeroom challenge to students beforehand and offer some rewards for the winners.
2nd Quarter PARRT Awards
- No grade lower than a C
- No office referrals
- Absent from school 2 or less days
- No missing work
- 3 or fewer late assignments
Besides being recognized in front of their peers they also received a certificate with the following items to be redeemed: 4 front of the line lunch passes, eat lunch with a friend in the student lounge, 20 Bolt Bucks, and 1 homework pass.
P: Personal Best
A: Active Listening
Annabelle Atwood, Mauricio Barrios, Ryan Miller, Courtney Willis
Allie Baker, Katherine Earl, Aaron Johnson, Kirsten Keiper
Taylor Ciabatti, Emily Oldorf, Lanie Wood, Tavian Wray
Vocal Concert Update
Waiting in the Morning
Friday Theme Days
Friday, February 23
- Jazz Band @ Coe College Jazz Summit
- Illumination Show Choir @ Marion Masquerade
Monday, February 26 (NO SCHOOL)
Tuesday, February 27
- Wrestling @ Wilson
Thursday, March 1
- Wrestling @ TAft
- Band Concert, 7:00PM
Friday, March 2
- Kennedy Band Carnival
Saturday, March 3
- NEIBA Jazz Festival in Waterloo
- Illumination at Xavier Xtravaganza
Monday, March 5
- PTA Meeting, 11:00AM in 300 Conference Room
Tuesday, March 6
- Wrestling @ Prairie
Thursday, March 8
- Wrestling vs. McKinley & North Central
- Spring Musical, 7:00PM
Friday, March 9
- Spring Musical, 7:00PM