Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines K-8
December 2022 Is Here!
The December calendar is posted on our school website at https://franklin2017.s3.amazonaws.com/5/ckeditor/December%20Calendar%202022_le9BCrdR2v.pdf and can be downloaded from this newsletter.
- “I leave people and places better off than I found them.”
These students are able to display empathy, compassion, and respect for the needs and feelings of others around them. They need to have a personal commitment to service. These students act to make a positive difference to the lives of others and to the environment.
Early Release Days
Flag Football Tryout Events
On Wednesday, December 7th, 2022, eligible male student athletes in Grades 5-8/MYP Y3 can participate in Flag Football Tryout events from 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm.
On Monday, December 12th, and Tuesday, December 13th, 2022, eligible female student athletes in Grades 5-8/MYP Y3 can participate in Flag Football Tryout events from 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm.
Required paperwork must be on file prior to student athletes attending events.
Top Franklin Spirit Stick Dress Down
On Friday, December 9th, 2022, eligible students that purchased a Top Franklin Spirit Stick may 'dress down appropriately' to participate in the event.
Holiday Toy Drive
Class Group Photos
Our students will be taking class group photos on Tuesday, December 13th and Wednesday, December 14th, 2022.
Click on this button to access the printable order form. A physical copy will also be sent home with students for families to submit order and payment on Picture Day.
Regular uniform must be worn for all pictures taken at this event.
Eligible Grade 6/MYP Y1 students will attend a field trip to Kennedy Space Center, on Friday, December 9, 2022.
Eligible Grade 4 students will take a field trip on an Everglades Exploration on either Monday, December 19th, Tuesday, December 20th, or Wednesday, December 21st, 2022.
And we are taking our eligible Grade 5 students for a 'Day at Dickinson' on Thursday, December 15, 2022.
Click on the link to access the order form to purchase Field Day Shirt(s). Submission and payment due by Friday, December 16, 2022.
Q2 Clubs End
The last day for all Quarter 2 Clubs is Friday, December 16th, 2022.
Q3 Club Registration will open on Friday, December 16th, 2022, at 7:00 pm
and close on Tuesday, December 20th, 2022, at 11:45pm.
Payment is due within 48 hours of online registration submission.
Character Star Assembly
Thursday, Dec. 22nd 2022 at 8:45am
18800 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL
Nominated students for Character Counts! and IB Learner Attribute awards of being Caring will dress down appropriately and attend our event to receive their award. Families will attend by invitation only.
Required Signature Forms
It is mandatory that all students and their parent/guardian complete their Acknowledgement Form and return to your child's homerom teacher immediately.
Service Hour Program
- As agreed to by all Parents/Guardians and defined in the Parent School Contract, Franklin Academy families must complete service hours each academic year.
- Franklin Academy’s family service hour agreement states that Franklin families will be required to perform eight (8) hours of service for the academic year regardless of the number of students enrolled.
- Parents/Guardians can find their assigned Service Hour Identity Number on the Service Hour page inside of the PowerSchool Parent Portal.
- If you have more than one child that attends Franklin Academy they should all have the identical number.
Our campus will be closed on Monday, December 26th, 2022, until our offices open
again on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023, for telephone and in-person assistance.
Classes resume for students on Monday, January 9th, 2023.
MYP Dance tickets are all SOLD OUT!
2023-2024 Enrollment Application Window
On Thursday, December 1st, 2022, our enrollment window for the 2023-2024 school year opened! Families, who would like their child to attend Franklin Academy for the next school year, must complete an application online between December 1st and Thursday, February 28th, 2023. Existing Franklin families, already attending Franklin, but wishing to enroll siblings of a child already enrolled need to complete the application as well.
Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines K8
Building Better People, Every Day