SQUARE 1 Art Orders Due!!

Our PTA Fall Fundraiser, Square 1 Art, is coming to a close! Place your order ASAP.

These will make great Holiday or Teacher Gifts. Start thinking ahead! The final product will be in your hand before Thanksgiving. Don’t miss out!

Order Deadline is Friday, Oct. 24th.

Red Ribbon Week – October 20-24

Red Ribbon Week is a time to enforce to our children that they have the power to make positive decisions. We celebrate this by giving kids the freedom to choose how to dress according to a daily theme. We hope you and your children will participate and join the fun!

When What How
Friday, October 24th Wear all red / Hat day
  • Wear all red
  • Fedora, cap, beanie, bowler, sombrero or beret – wear your favorite hat or ALL of them together *

* No masks or face paint please!!

New Franklin Website Theme

Welcome! We’ve been busy working on a new look for the Franklin website. Over the next few weeks we’ll be rolling out new features and reorganizing the existing content to make it easier to find. The goal is to make the Franklin website your first thought when you want information about the school. Your feedback is welcome. Please email Jeff LaPlante.

BFEF Awarded One Million Dollar Grant

The Benjamin Franklin Elementary Foundation has been awarded a $1 Million grant from the competitive Prop 84 Urban Greening Grant Program for Sustainable Communities. The plan for Franklin will significantly improve our campus and community by transforming it from a sea of asphalt into a vibrant, sustainable, shaded environment that not only students, but the neighborhood can enjoy and benefit from. Construction for our new sustainable campus will be concurrent with the construction of our new building.planforweb