Back-to-School Important Updates

Franklin Elementary STEAM Magnet School

Franklin Office Hours 7:30-3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

Please Call (619) 344-3000 to Schedule an Enrollment Appointment or Email Edy Aliangan at ealiangan@sandi.net

Friday, 8/26/22 UPDATE: Class Lists

Due to a glitch in PowerSchool, we understand that many families may not receive a phone call this evening of their child's classroom placement this evening so classroom rosters will be posted on the front office window today, Friday, August 26, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.


If you did not receive a communication from your child's teacher, please stop by the office to see the class lists.


Thank you!

Important Dates

Beginning of August 15th - Office Open for Enrollment - Please stop by the office or call/email to make an appointment.

Friday, August 26th - UTK / Kindergarten Meet Up 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Joint Use Field

* UTK and K Families will have the opportunity to meet each other and our Parent Organizations on our Joint Use Field the Friday before school starts.


NOTE: OUR KINDERGARTEN EVENING ORIENTATION IS CANCELLED

-Families will receive information on the first day(s) of UTK/Kindergarten the week of 8/22/22.
- 8/24/22 UPDATE: Families - Please Read the Information Below for the Universal Kindergarten & Kindergarten Information for the First Week of School


Universal Kindergarten: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1sW7Yjrsv3lmdSBBcoN2EYejNLw-ZdbYZxDe13gL2UpU/edit?usp=sharing


Kindergarten: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1migUQpCEPYwMXgsQwKeiI6dxx9M8rwBF0Xh59dbaQW4/edit?usp=sharing



Friday, August 26th 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. COVID Test Distribution for all families of students UTK-5 outside of the front office.


Monday, August 29th - First Day of School


Monday, August 29th at 7:50p-8:45 a.m. Franklin Family Meet Up
Location: Auditorium (On Monroe Ave.) After drop off on the first day of school, stop by the auditorium to meet up with other Franklin parents and caregivers and meet the leaders of our parent organizations: Franklin PTA and Friends of Franklin Foundation.


September 14th- 5:00-6:15 Back-to-School Night

5:00-5:30 Principal Meeting

5:30-5:50 Session 1

5:55-6:16 Session 2

Arrival & Dismissal Information

Dear Franklin Families,

Health and Safety is of utmost importance at Franklin and as you all know, we are in the process of a Whole Site Modernization at Franklin. Due to the construction, our Arrival and Dismissal will look different this school year.

We encourage all families to park in the neighborhood and walk their child to the closest gate entrance.


Arrival Procedures

7:30 a.m. Gates Open - Walking Club on the Joint Use Field

7:45 a.m. First Bell Rings and students walk to class.

7:50 a.m. Second Bell Rings - Gates Closes - Instruction Begins

Note: Students arriving after 7:50 will enter campus through the front office on Copeland Ave.


Students may arrive at school at Gate 1- Pedestrian Gate on Meade Ave. or Gate 3 - The Middle Gate on Copeland Ave.



Dismissal Procedures

2:10 p.m. is the Dismissal Time for students in grades K-5
Rooms 2-6: Niskey, Love, Pina, Hale, Atallah will dismiss students on Copeland Ave. from the double doors outside of the main office.

Rooms 7-10: Cassin, French, Kawamoto, Ee, Froehbrodt, Singleton will dismiss students at Gate 3 Middle GATE on Copeland Ave.

Kindergarten Classes: Paredes and Shanks will dismiss students at Gate 2 on Copeland Ave.

UTK: Markel and Davies will dismiss through the office at 1:55 MTThF and 12:00 on Wed.

On the first day of school, all families may walk their students to the Joint Use Field where teachers will meet their students at the start of school. Gates will open at 7:30 a.m. and teachers will be on the Joint Use Field at 7:40 a.m. to walk their students to class.


There will be a parent meet up in the school auditorium on Monday, August 29, 2022 immediately after drop off from 7:50-8:45 a.m.

Welcome Back Students & Families Information

Click Here to Read Important Welcome Back Information

Important Back to School Information

Required Enrollment Forms

Below are the pre-fillable enrollment packet for your child. NO Need To Print- Please download the forms to your computer, fill out the blank forms (save as) the document under your child’s name, and send documents as an attachment email to our enrollment clerk, Edy Aliangan, at: ealiangan@sandi.net


*** OR…You may also pick up a paper copy of these forms in the front office anytime, Monday-Friday between 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


1. Enrollment form
2. Home Language
3. CAIR form
4. Health info. Exchange form
5. Universal form

Required Docs:

* Birth certificate
* Immunizations
* SDWater or San Diego Gas & Electric (SDGE) bill

** The medical (CHDP) & Dental Oral are to be signed/stamp by CA licensed # on forms. Only the UTK/Kinder student needs these 2 forms.

Accepting Enrollment for All Neighborhood Residents

School Finder - Find Your Neighborhood School Here

Find My School

1) Enter an address in the form on this site.
Link: https://sandiegounified.org/schools/school_finder

2) Click the Find Schools button. Schools assigned to your home address appear on the results page.

TIP: See an alphabetical list of all street names to check spelling.

Franklin Office Hours

Our front office is here to serve you.


We are open from 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

School Tours will be from 9:00-9:30 am every Wednesday through June 8th, 2022


Edy Aliagan, Enrollment Clerk
Email: ealiagan@sandi.net
Phone: (619) 344-3000


Amanda Diego, Elementary School Assistant
Email: adiego@sandi.net

Phone: (619) 344-3000


Melissa Roy-Wood, Principal

Email: mroy@sandi.net
Mobile/Text/Direct: (619) 928-2400

In-Person School Tours - Every Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. though June 8th, 2022

Know someone who is interested in attending Franklin?


School Tours are every Wednesday from 9:00-9:30 a.m.


RSVP Here: https://forms.gle/kKanhpqc1q7xbiec7. For more information contact Edy Aliangan ealiangan@sandi.net or (619) 344-3000.