Franklin Academy Pembroke Pines

March, 2019

Parent Calendar & K-5 Specials Schedule

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The Character Trait of the month of February is Respect for our elementary students, and our IB Learner Profile Attribute is Inquirers for our middle school students.

Nominated students that exhibit the character trait and attribute of the month will be recognized at our Character Counts! ceremony on Thursday March 21 at 8:45-9:30am.

Families of students being recognized will be notified by invitation.

Elementary students are considered to be displaying the character trait of the month by treating others with respect and by following the Golden Rule.

Those students show that they are tolerant of differences and always use good manners.These students respect others and are considerate of the feelings of others. They do not threaten, do not hit , hurt anyone, or use bad language. They deal peacefully with anger, insults and disagreements.

MYP students demonstrating the IB Learner Profile Inquirers are developing their natural curiosity.Those students acquire the skills necessary to conduct inquiry and research. They show independence in their learning. They also actively enjoy learning and this love of learning

will be sustained throughout their lives.

MYP students can join our hero squad

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MYP students can join our Hero Squad and bring in their 'Pennies for Patients' on Friday March 1 until Friday March 8.

'Lost & Found'

Saturday, March 2nd, 9am-12pm

18800 Pines Boulevard

Pembroke Pines, FL

Reclaim your child's 'lost & found' items, such as uniform jackets, sweaters, lunchboxes and many more at our campus on Saturday March 2, between 9am and 12pm.
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Getting Ready for Kindergarten

Families must sign-up online to attend the 'Getting Ready For Kindergarten' event on Saturday March 2 at Franklin Academy, 5000 SW 207th Terrace, Pembroke Pines, FL 33331

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Spring Personality portraits

Order your child's Spring Personality portraits by completing the order form and returning the payment in check or money-order to your child's homeroom teacher by Tuesday March 5.

Payment can also be made online at NO CASH will be accepted.

Kindergarten Only Event

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Sign-up for our Beach Clean-up on Saturday March 9

Grade 5 and MYP 1-3 students can sign-up to participate in our Beach Clean-up this month by clicking on the link provided.

On Sunday March 10 at 2am, you should set your clock forward 1 hour, because Daylight Saving Time Begins!

Spirit Stick Dress Down!

On Monday March 11, students that purchased a Spirit Stick may 'dress down' appropriately.
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MYP students purchased tickets for their Spring Dance in February.

No more tickets are available to be sold. Eligible students only can attend.

Art & Multicultural Show Authorization

Students authorized to audition for the Art and Multicultural Show must return their permission slip to Ms Lubiner or Ms Soto before Tuesday March 5.

Cap & Gown Photos - Kindergarten & Grade 8 Students

Families can pre-order their child's Little Grads (Kindergarten) portraits or Grade 8 Graduation portraits online at

Campus Tours

Families that would like to 'tour our campus, may reserve their space online today, by clicking on the link.

March at a glance

On Thursday March 21, elementary students will be 'early released' at 11:15am and MYP students at 12:15pm.

On Friday March 22, there will be no school for students.

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There will be no school for students during the week of March 25-March 29 as it is Spring Break. Classes resume for students on Monday April 1.