Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Franklin High School

Home of the Quakers

5405 SE Woodward | Portland, OR 97206
Phone: (503) 916-5140 | Fax: (503) 916-2694

District-wide two hour late opening, Wednesday, Sept. 17

Wednesday, Sept. 17 is a district-wide two-hour late opening for Portland Public Schools, including high schools, as well as Focus and Priority schools that previously observed a no-school day. Classes begin two hours later than normal. Exceptions are: Jefferson HS; Metropolitan Learning Center and Beverly Clearly K-8, which are observing different teacher training schedules.

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News & Announcements in Brief

       
REMINDER
THIS Wed., Sept 17th
is a 2 HOUR
LATE START
classes begin at 10:15am



Franklin High School
 BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT
Come and Meet Principal Valder and visit your student's classes
Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
6:00pm
Invitations to be mailed home next week

Get your FRANKLIN GEAR!

Order your FHS Apparel online by September 22nd.

Click here to go to the FHS APPAREL ONLINE FLASH STORE



Student 
Picture Retakes
by Lifetouch
Tuesday, October 14th
8:00am-12:00noon
in the FHS Auditorium
Make up school pictures
or retakes

Franklin Basketball Academy
Who: All 6-8th grade boys
What: Skill development/teamwork
Why??: Learn Quaker plays and terms
Where: Franklin High School gym
Cost:
$75 ****
When: Sept. 29th- Oct. 22nd
Mon and Wed 6:30pm-8:00pm

For more info or registration details
please call or email Coach McGee
@ 503-805-6808 or
jmcgee1@pps.net

**** A limited number of partial
scholarships are available upon request.

Printable flier here

 


 Click here for more information on NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT


The Bell Schedule sent home was INCORRECT

see CORRECT 2014/2015 FHS BELL SCHEDULE HERE


2014/2015 PPS HIGH SCHOOL QUARTER CALENDAR HERE



FOR ALL
FALL ATHLETIC EVENTS and ROSTERS
click here


Football: Adult $6, Student w/ID $2, Elementary (accompanied by adult) $1, season pass $42
Volleyball: Adult $3, Student w/ID $1, Elementary (accompanied by adult) free, season pass $25
Basketball: Adult $6, Student w/ID $2, Elementary (accompanied by adult) $1, season pass $80
Wrestling: Adult $3, Student w/ID $1, Elementary (accompanied by adult) free, season pass $25

     

Be sure to check out the
HELPFUL INFORMATION & FORMS tab to the left




FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL
MODERNIZATION TIMELINE
HERE

Events

Opportunities for Students


Did You Know?

FHS named an Oregon Green School! 
Certification recognizes the school’s efforts in waste reduction and resource conservation.

Congratulations and special thanks to the GREENTEAM: Ms. Sansom, Ella Beaver, Elizabeth Beaver, Molly Booth-Balk, Nate Ezelle, Owen Fox, Quinna Hadley, Morgan Kender, Carlena Morse, Molly Test, and Emma Woodburn.

Spotlight on Quakers


Support Franklin

Fred Meyer Community Rewards

Linking your Fred Meyer Rewards card to Franklin HS enables us to earn donations! Your rewards points remain the same. Don't have a Rewards card? Get yours at the customer service desk.


Incoming FHS-PTSA Officers for 2014-15 School Year

The Franklin HS Quaker Parent Teacher Student Association has elected the following officers for the 2014-15 School year. Their terms begin July 1, 2014 and run until June 30, 2015. Congratulations!

Lisa Zuniga, president
Libby Miller, vice president
Susie Silva-Strommer, secretary
Laura Smoyer, treasurer
Gloria Orellana, treasurer-elect
Rebecca Eaton, membership chair
Darcy Mundorff, director of communications
Shauna Johnson, ticket sales coordinator

Read outgoing President Roger Kirchner's report for more details.

 

In Case of Poor Weather or Emergency


Automated phone call: In case of emergency or weather-related closures and delays, PPS calls the primary phone number on file. Calls are made in English and supported languages.

Report phone number changes to the school secretary.

PPS also uses both Twitter and Facebook to communicate (in English) weather-related news and emergency updates. Click here (and friend us) for Facebook. Click here for Twitter. For all district news, including emergencies, follow @ppsconnect on Twitter. For incidents with a district-wide impact, check the "alert pod" on www.pps.net, which shows up on every school's website.

Franklin Calendar/UNDER CONSTRUCTION-BEING UPDATED

 See Google Calendar in Monthly or Weekly Format here

FHS Foundation

Your contributions make differences you can see. Learn more!

Franklin App Project

Read about the innovative program introduced to Franklin students by parent Thompson Morrison in The Oregonian!

And, learn more about Franklin's Tech for Tomorrow.

PPS News

Volunteers help students not in school reconnect

September 13, 2014
From left, parent volunteer Jessica Thompson, School Board Director Bobbie Regan and Char Hutson, who oversees middle school community outreach at PPS, prepare to knock on doors of students no in school. More than 50 volunteers joined PPS Reconnection Services staff Saturday, Sept. 13, to knock on the doors of 175 students who are not in school -- and invite those students back. 

[More]

Student achievement remains strong, yet urgency affirmed

September 10, 2014

Portland Public Schools continues to outperform the state in reading, math, science and writing, according to state test results released by the Oregon Department of Education Sept. 10.  

[More]

PPS announces new chief financial officer

September 09, 2014
Superintendent Carole Smith announced today that Yousef Awwad is Portland Public Schools' new chief financial officer. [More]

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