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

News & Announcements in Brief

 

 

 


Attn: SENIORS

The District has informed us that an additional day has been ADDED to the Class of 2015’s school year.

Senior’s Last Day has been changed to

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3RD, 2015

This is due to state guidelines to meet 130 hours of instructional time.

 

Class of 2015
SENIOR Cap and Gown Information

Seniors – Friday, March 13th Jostens will be here!  

If you placed an order for caps, gowns, tassels, rings, or other Class of 2015 items,

come to the Auditorium during lunch.

Attention families of Franklin High School’s Class of 2015:

 If you’ve already placed your graduation order for your senior, thank you. 

Delivery will be made later this spring and you will be notified of the specific date prior to Jostens visit. 

 If you have not yet placed your order it is not too late.  Here are your options:

 

1.       Click on the graphic and you will be directed to the Jostens website where you can place your order and get additional support and service.

2.       Call our Service Center toll-free at 1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367).  Both English and Spanish speaking Graduation Specialists are waiting to help you.

3.       Request paper order forms that you can complete and send directly to our Service Center.  Email your request to dan.peters.office@jostens.com.


Class of 2015 Senior All Night Party:

It’s an annual tradition,

a night to make memories and an all-out blast!

Class of 2015 graduating seniors are invited to sign up for the Senior All Night Party.

For more information, click here.


 

Click here for more information on NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT

2014/2015 FHS BELL SCHEDULE HERE

2014/2015 PPS HIGH SCHOOL QUARTER CALENDAR HERE




WINTER ATHLETIC EVENTS and ROSTERS

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

Multicultural Assembly 2015

Here is a picture of the finale for the 2014-15 Multicultural Assembly from Friday!

 


Franklin High School GEAR-UP Informational Flier HERE

Important Updates

Opportunities for Students

Drivers Ed Program

If you are a student between the age of 15-17, you can now enroll for the Drivers Ed program provided by PCC.

For more information, click the picture below!


The Youth Against Violence committee of the Multnomah Youth Commission

is currently looking for high school students to join the sexual/dating violence subgroup.

The group meets the first and third Wednesdays of each month, and partners with government and community organizations to educate youth and impact policy about sexual assault and domestic violence.

For more information, contact Anna Del Savio at 503-915-3241 or annadelsavio@gmail.com.


 

 


Cleveland HS Ladies Lacrosse
is inviting
FHS Ladies to join their team!

Come to an informational Meeting


Cleveland High School Library

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 
7:00pm

Come meet our Coaches and members of our Team. All girls are welcome—no experience is necessary.
The registration deadline is Nov 30.
Forms and team information available at :
http://clevelandgirlslax.teamsnap.com


 

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

The Innovation Academy students designed a mobile app proposal (Multiplication X) “to teach the skills and tricks of learning multiplication and multiplication tables in the most engaging way”  for the Verizon App Challenge. One middle school and one high school won in each state. 

FHS won the High School prize in Oregon! 


 We are pleased to announce that Shay James, former Franklin High School principal for 6 years, is returning to Franklin as the new Senior Director of College and Career Readiness. She will oversee the Office of College and Career Readiness at Franklin and will assume her role starting November 3rd.


 FHS 2014 Graduate Brenda Ramirez
 WATCH her Inspiring Video

The first annual event explored what it means to be "Limitless...
 
TED x Youth @ Portland2014: Brenda Ramirez - YouTube


Franklin XC Finishing Season Strong

See the interview by KGW with FHS Cross Country Coach: Jacob Michaels


 

 

Franklin Volleyball stands united, gets WIN!

See the interview by KGW with FHS Volleyball Coach: Torey Frisina

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.

 

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. Click here for more information.

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 High School Calendar

 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.

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