News in a Flash
Franklin Central High School: 2019-20, Issue #31, 4-13-2020
Keep checking websites and social media pages
You can always check our school's social media pages (Twitter: @FCHSPrincipal and Facebook: Franklin Central High School) for up to date information. The FTCSC website (FTCSC.org) is also very informative and contains current schedules, as well as a FAQ page; be sure to click on the COVID-19 button.
Celebrating our seniors
In the meantime, we have ordered 700 yard signs to celebrate all of the members of the FCHS class of 2020. These are currently in the process of being printed and will be distributed and/or delivered to the homes of seniors once the shipment is received and we are cleared to do so. More information will be forthcoming as soon as it is available. Stay tuned!
Here's the link for Athlete of the Week from 4/6-4/10:
Coach Kathy Stricker Softball Complex
Click the image below to view the celebratory video!
Honoring a fellow educator
20-21 Course Requests
Summer School Opportunities
If your child is interested in taking courses online through the Indiana Online Academy (IOA) you can access more information on Naviance or the FC website under "Student" and "Guidance Counseling." Specific questions can be directed to your child's counselor.
We are in the process of collecting information for various senior recognition opportunities. We have created a portal for you to submit any and all college scholarships earned. The process is very simple and will only take a few minutes. The form can be filled out multiple times, so please continuously update your child's information as more scholarships are awarded.
Senior information will appear on the televisions throughout school the entire month of May. Information is due no later than April 24, 2020.
Click on the following link to submit information: Senior Awards
Make sure you attach your child's photo..
Thanks in advance for helping us recognize your child for all their hard work!
National Honor Society Update
1) Check out our new site! This is for current and incoming members: https://sites.google.com/ftcsc.org/fchs-nhs
2) Those who filled out an application will hear back after spring break via their school email
3) NHS is staying connected by sharing messages of hope and their favorite stories - check it out here https://flipgrid.com/carl8077
Riley Dance Marathon (RDM) Fundraiser - PIZZA!!!
I have some exciting news to share with you! I know we all love pizza! Now you can enjoy pizza and help the Riley Dance Marathon Team at the same time! Below is a note from The Riley Children's Foundation.
-The Riley Children’s Foundation has worked alongside Papa John’s Pizza to expand our partnership and offer an easy way to drive funds to your Riley Dance Marathon program. With any online order, use the code “RILEYDM20” and you will receive 20% off your pizza order AND Papa John’s will donate 20% of the sale to your Riley DM. Feel free to spread this news by word of mouth and start using the RILEYDM20 code as soon as today!
The code will be active through the end of August 2020. Donations to your program will be determined by the zip code of the Papa John’s location that fulfills the online order.-
Please use the following locations, along with the code RILEYDM20, to make sure the order counts towards our total!
1630 EAST SOUTHPORT ROAD
10537 E. WASHINGTON ST
If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com. Thank you for your support, and as always remember, it's "for the kids!"
Transcripts for FC Graduates
NEW Immunization Requirements for 2020-2021
FCHS Nurse News
Attached are the new Immunization Requirements for the 2020-2021 School Year. There has been a change. All students K-12 will now need 2 doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine given six months apart.
Students over the age of 16 can get the booster dose (#2 MCV4 or Menactra) meningitis vaccine which is required for senior year as well. Please check your child’s shot record and contact your provider to schedule appointments.
If you do not have a regular physician, contact the Marion County Health Department at 317-221-5700 to find out about appointments or same day services. Community Clinic at Walgreens is another resource for immunizations. Please call 1-855-626-7761 for locations and appointment information.
PARENT FACULTY ORGANIZATION IMPORTANT MESSAGE
THE PFO NEEDS YOUR HELP
Want to support our kids, help recognize our amazing staff, and make the school one we can be even more proud of? Your voice can be heard when you join the PFO!” This is a Parent - Faculty - Organization!
The Parent Faculty Organization is an instrumental part of the high school. The PFO sponsors two teacher grants each year, staff luncheon and many other things throughout the school year.
This is a valuable line of communication between parents, students and staff. Let's not see this organization go by the wayside.
Again we are in desperate need of volunteers!
More information can be found at the following link:
FALL BREAK 2020
We are still enrolling current 8th, 9th, and 10th graders for our trip to Paris, Switzerland and Italy for Fall Break 2020. There are only 7 spots left for interested students and parents. This is an incredible educational opportunity with memories to last a lifetime. Go to www.educationaltravel.com/Nystrom-2020 for more information and to register. All participants receive their own free fundraising page to share with family and friends.