News & Announcements in Brief
Check out the Franklin Modernization VideoThe video features renderings and 3-D animations that show off the latest designs and highlight the amazing programs and people that make up the Franklin family. Please take a look and share it with others who are interested in the Franklin project.
Senior photos will be due January 15th. Specifics can be found on the website, in the main office, and in Ms. Zak's room, 107.
FHS Gives Back
Mon: Sports Team Day
Tues: Twin Day
Wed: Crazy Hair/Sock Day
Thurs: Pajama Day
Fri: Ugly Sweater Day
Don’t forget to donate to the Penny Drive and Food Drive to
support Franklin Families!
Holiday Gift Ideas – For a Good Cause
Your purchase of the following helps support the Senior All Night Party, put on by FHS PTSA. Thank you for your support!
A wreath is a cheery accent for your December decorating.
We only have a few left.
We’ll deliver your wreath to you if you live close to Franklin, or to your student here at the school.
If you’d like to buy one, contact :
An easy stocking stuffer, or buy one for yourself to show your Quaker pride!
You can buy them in the Quaker Nation Station – the FHS student store on the main floor of the school.
Class of 2015
SENIOR Cap and Gown Information
Get your JOSTEN'S Order packets for your Cap and Gown and other misc. in the Counseling Office.
Tuesday/Wednesday, November 18th/19th @ LUNCH in the Main/Center Hall – Josten's will be her to collect orders from seniors.
Also, a table will be available for you to sign up for the All Night Grad Party.
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.
2014/2015 FHS BELL SCHEDULE HERE
2014/2015 PPS HIGH SCHOOL QUARTER CALENDAR HERE
Football: Adult $6,
Student w/ID $2, Elementary (accompanied by adult) $1, season pass
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
The Penny War
Want to help out a good cause while competing with your classmates?
Come help out by donating your pennies to the Oregon Food Bank and getting points for your class!
The winning class might recieve a prize at the next school assembly, and the losing team will recieve a surprise.
This year’s Annual Food Drive/Class Competition is from
December 1st –December 12th
Look for the Penny Colector in the main office, or in front of Benji during lunch!
Franklin High School GEAR-UP Informational Flier HERE
Opportunities for Students
Cleveland HS Ladies Lacrosse
FHS Ladies to join their team!
Come to an informational Meeting
Cleveland High School Library
Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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?
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
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
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.