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

Quaker Announcements

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Monday, April 21st, 2014-A Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Varsity Softball at 2:40pm for a game at Clinton Park.  JV Baseball at 2:55pm for a game at Bloomington.

Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due TODAY- Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

ATTN SENIORS: Sign up for the Senior All Night Party.  Have a blast with your Class of 2014 friends on graduation night!  Swimming, game room, casino, temporary tattoos, caricatures, and photos; DJ and movies for entertainment.  Food is provided.  All this, and a second very exciting surprise venue!  You will be bussed to two exciting venues, and return to Franklin early Saturday morning.  Cost is $50 each, scholarships are available.  The forms and payment are due to the office no later than Friday, May 16.  Pick up registration forms in the VP Office or check the website for details/forms.

Earth Club is celebrating Earth Week this week. Stop by Benji during lunch to donate old t-shirts for repurposing or make your very own Earth Week pledge!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Girls Inc. Media Literacy meets today from 3:30-5:00 in room 142. All girls are welcome!

Fight the last of this rainy weather by joining us in the SUN center to make your own microwavable heating pad! Get creative and join Melissa in making a bean bag heating pad for yourself or someone who needs some relaxation. Tomorrow after school in the SUN room with Create!

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

Important Continuing Items

·         The Spring Concert is Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM in the FHS Auditorium. Free admission, but donations welcome.  Ensembles are, Beginning Orchestra, FHS Orchestra, Jazz ensemble and Symphonic band.

·         Verselandia is Tuesday, April 29th and we’re leaving from FHS at 6:15pm. Come support FHS and see the city’s best youth slam poets! Only ten free tickets. First come. First served. Get Permission Slip from room 244 or the Library and turn it in right now. After that, buy tickets for $10 at verselandia.brownpapertickets.com

·         Senior Link Leaders: Pick up your cord applications in Ms. Garrett's room, 159. They are due

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a negative LUNCH balance it needs to be paid off right away.  Check with Trena in the CAFETERIA if you have questions.  It’s very important to get this taken care of prior to end of the year.

·         Attn:  JUNIORS-ACT Test Day is April 23, 2014 @ 8:15am – 12:15pm
•    Students need to be at "Benji" between 7:45am-8:00am to find their room assignment.   This will be posted on the display cases.
•    No cell phones or other electronic devices will be allowed during the test.
•    Students need to bring their own calculators. Graphing calculators that can transmit a signal are not         allowed.
•    A snack will be provided during one of the testing breaks.
•    Juniors will have lunch from 12:15pm – 12:50pm and then proceed to Period 7.

·         Want to be a Franklin HS Cheerleader? Well, here is your chance!! Tryouts will begin Monday April 28th thru Thursday May 1st, from 5:30 to 7:30 in the gym. You can pick up a packet from the main office next to Jill Register's desk.

·         Creston Elementary School is holding their annual School Carnival next week on Friday, April 25th and they need YOUR help!  If you’re interested in helping Creston have an amazing carnival, come to Mrs. Brighouse’s Room# 257 or the Counseling Office to sign up.

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Attention Students: Sign up in the Counseling Office to meet with college reps visiting FHS this spring!

  • Monday, April 21st at 1:00 pm: Central Washington University (room 108)
  • Friday, April 25th at 10:30 am: International Air and Hospitality Academy (room 108)


OHSU Discover Careers is back for Franklin students! If you have considered being a Health Professional in the future, then Discover Science Careers at OHSU is for you!!! You will have the opportunity to meet and talk with health science professionals working in different fields. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Talk to Raquel in room 108, to register by Thursday April 24th.  

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Come join an exciting Career Day at the Portland International Airport! From communications to problem solving, this career day will put your skills to the test in an emergency simulation exercise and a tour of the airfield. Come see what the Port can offer you! Featured careers include: media relations, wildlife management, fire/police, retail management, engineering, environmental, airfield operations, just to name a few. Applications in the College and Career Center.

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Have a GREAT DAY!


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Friday, April 18th, 2014-B Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Men’s Golf at 9:15 for a match at Heron Lakes.  Women’s Golf at 10:45am for a match at Eastmoreland.  Franklin Varsity Track Team at 1:25 for a meet at Hood River Valley HS.  Women’s Tennis at 2:45pm for a match at Portland Tennis Center.  Varsity Baseball at 3:00pm for a game at Franklin HS.

The Spring Concert is Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM in the FHS Auditorium. Free admission, but donations welcome.  Ensembles are, Beginning Orchestra, FHS Orchestra, Jazz ensemble and Symphonic band.

Verselandia is Tuesday, April 29th and we’re leaving from FHS at 6:15pm. Come support FHS and see the city’s best youth slam poets! Only ten free tickets. First come. First served. Get Permission Slip from room 244 or the Library and turn it in right now. After that, buy tickets for $10 at verselandia.brownpapertickets.com

Senior Link Leaders: Pick up your cord applications in Ms. Garrett's room, 159. They are due back before May 9th.

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Girls Inc. Media Literacy meets every Monday from 3:30-5:00 in room 142. All girls are welcome! Join us this upcoming Monday.

Important Continuing Items

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a negative LUNCH balance it needs to be paid off right away.  Check with Trena in the CAFETERIA if you have questions.  It’s very important to get this taken care of prior to end of the year.

·         Attn:  JUNIORS-ACT Test Day is April 23, 2014 @ 8:15am – 12:15pm
•    Students need to be at "Benji" between 7:45am-8:00am to find their room assignment.   This will be posted on the display cases.
•    No cell phones or other electronic devices will be allowed during the test.
•    Students need to bring their own calculators. Graphing calculators that can transmit a signal are not         allowed.
•    A snack will be provided during one of the testing breaks.
•    Juniors will have lunch from 12:15pm – 12:50pm and then proceed to Period 7.

·         Want to be a Franklin HS Cheerleader? Well, here is your chance!! Tryouts will begin Monday April 28th thru Thursday May 1st, from 5:30 to 7:30 in the gym. You can pick up a packet from the main office next to Jill Register's desk.

·         It's PRIDE week this week at Franklin.  Listen to announcements and see banners in the main hallway for information on events.  Come buy your Day of Silence t-shirt, for sale on a sliding scale of $5-10, as well as "Respect" bracelets offered by the ASP Leadership class, at the QSA's table by Benji, every day at lunch this week.  Friday is Franklin's Day of Silence.  Show your support of inclusion and tolerance for all people. 

·         Creston Elementary School is holding their annual School Carnival next week on Friday, April 25th and they need YOUR help!  If you’re interested in helping Creston have an amazing carnival, come to Mrs. Brighouse’s Room# 257 of the Counseling Office to sign up.

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           Russian club meets this Thursday, April 17th in Room 267 at LUNCH! We have permission slips for the Maryhill trip, and need to discuss details.

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

•       Luna's Painting Studio will be holding a meeting today after school in Ms.Mi's room# 273.     

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Attention Students: Sign up in the Counseling Office to meet with college reps visiting FHS this spring!

  • Friday, April 18th at 9:00 am: Oregon University System presentation and College Fair with representatives from PSU, EOU, OIT, OSU, SOU, UO, WOU (Library).
  • Monday, April 21st at 1:00 pm: Central Washington University (room 108)
  • Friday, April 25th at 10:30 am: International Air and Hospitality Academy (room 108)


OHSU Discover Careers is back for Franklin students! If you have considered being a Health Professional in the future, then Discover Science Careers at OHSU is for you!!! You will have the opportunity to meet and talk with health science professionals working in different fields. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Talk to Raquel in room 108, to register by Thursday April 24th.  

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Come join an exciting Career Day at the Portland International Airport! From communications to problem solving, this career day will put your skills to the test in an emergency simulation exercise and a tour of the airfield. Come see what the Port can offer you! Featured careers include: media relations, wildlife management, fire/police, retail management, engineering, environmental, airfield operations, just to name a few. Applications in the College and Career Center.

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Have a GREAT DAY!


 Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Thursday, April 17th, 2014-A Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Men’s Golf at 11:15 for a match at Rose City.  Varsity Softball at 2:20pm for a game at Woodstock Park.  JV Baseball at 2:45pm for a game at Wilson HS.  Men’s Tennis at 3:00pm for a match at Glenhaven.

Attn:  JUNIORS-ACT Test Day is April 23, 2014 @ 8:15am – 12:15pm
•           Students need to be at "Benji" between 7:45am-8:00am to find their room assignment.   This will be posted on the display cases.
•           No cell phones or other electronic devices will be allowed during the test.
•           Students need to bring their own calculators. Graphing calculators that can transmit a signal are not allowed.
•           A snack will be provided during one of the testing breaks.
•           Juniors will have lunch from 12:15pm – 12:50pm and then proceed to Period 7.

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Join Yoga today after school in room 142 with Ms. Bartley from 3:45-5:00pm.

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

Important Continuing Items

·         Want to be a Franklin HS Cheerleader? Well, here is your chance!! Tryouts will begin Monday April 28th thru Thursday May 1st, from 5:30 to 7:30 in the gym. You can pick up a packet from the main office next to Jill Register's desk.

·         It's PRIDE week this week at Franklin.  Listen to announcements and see banners in the main hallway for information on events.  Come buy your Day of Silence t-shirt, for sale on a sliding scale of $5-10, as well as "Respect" bracelets offered by the ASP Leadership class, at the QSA's table by Benji, every day at lunch this week.  Friday is Franklin's Day of Silence.  Show your support of inclusion and tolerance for all people. 

·         Come buy your Day of Silence t-shirt, for sale on a sliding scale of $5-10, at the QSA's table by Benji, every day at lunch this week.  It's PRIDE week, and Friday is the Day of Silence.  Show your support of inclusion and tolerance for all people. 

·         Creston Elementary School is holding their annual School Carnival next week on Friday, April 25th and they need YOUR help!  If you’re interested in helping Creston have an amazing carnival, come to Mrs. Brighouse’s Room# 257 of the Counseling Office to sign up.

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           Russian club meets this Thursday, April 17th in Room 267 at LUNCH! We have permission slips for the Maryhill trip, and need to discuss details.

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Attention Students: Sign up in the Counseling Office to meet with college reps visiting FHS this spring!

  • Friday, April 18th at 9:00 am: Oregon University System presentation and College Fair with representatives from PSU, EOU, OIT, OSU, SOU, UO, WOU (Library).
  • Monday, April 21st at 1:00 pm: Central Washington University (room 108)
  • Friday, April 25th at 10:30 am: International Air and Hospitality Academy (room 108)


OHSU Discover Careers is back for Franklin students! If you have considered being a Health Professional in the future, then Discover Science Careers at OHSU is for you!!! You will have the opportunity to meet and talk with health science professionals working in different fields. Lunch and transportation will be provided. Talk to Raquel in room 108, to register by Thursday April 24th.  

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Come join an exciting Career Day at the Portland International Airport! From communications to problem solving, this career day will put your skills to the test in an emergency simulation exercise and a tour of the airfield. Come see what the Port can offer you! Featured careers include: media relations, wildlife management, fire/police, retail management, engineering, environmental, airfield operations, just to name a few. Applications in the College and Career Center.

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Have a GREAT DAY!

                                                        

 


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Tuesday, April 15th, 2014-A Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Varsity Softball at 2:20pm for a game at Woodstock Park.  JV Baseball at 2:45pm for a game at Wilson HS.  Varsity Men’s Golf at 11:15am for a match at Rose City.  Men’s Varsity Tennis at 3:00pm for a match at Glenhaven.

It's PRIDE week this week at Franklin.  Listen to announcements and see banners in the main hallway for information on events.  Come buy your Day of Silence t-shirt, for sale on a sliding scale of $5-10, as well as "Respect" bracelets offered by the ASP Leadership class, at the QSA's table by Benji, every day at lunch this week.  Friday is Franklin's Day of Silence.  Show your support of inclusion and tolerance for all people. 

Come buy your Day of Silence t-shirt, for sale on a sliding scale of $5-10, at the QSA's table by Benji, every day at lunch this week.  It's PRIDE week, and Friday is the Day of Silence.  Show your support of inclusion and tolerance for all people. 

Creston Elementary School is holding their annual School Carnival next week on Friday, April 25th and they need YOUR help!  If you’re interested in helping Creston have an amazing carnival, come to Mrs. Brighouse’s Room# 257 of the Counseling Office to sign up.

FHS Slam will be on Tuesday, April 15th at 6:00pm in the Franklin High Library Admission is FREE! Refreshments for everyone. Come see who is going to take home $100 and a slot at Verselandia!
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Attn:  JUNIORS-ACT Test Day is April 23, 2014 @ 8:15am – 12:15pm
•           Students need to be at "Benji" between 7:45am-8:00am to find their room assignment.   This will be posted on the display cases.
•           No cell phones or other electronic devices will be allowed during the test.
•           Students need to bring their own calculators. Graphing calculators that can transmit a signal are not allowed.
•           A snack will be provided during one of the testing breaks.
•           Juniors will have lunch from 12:15pm – 12:50pm and then proceed to Period 7.

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Tonight! After school come to the SUN room to make Origami with the create after school group! Personalize your own Origami creation today!

SUN is offering a free English as a Second Language class to adults in our community this spring! Classes are on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6pm-8pm.  If you know of anyone in your family or community that would be interested in learning English, come to room 109 for more info. 

Important Continuing Items

·         Attn:  All Students do you want a chance to win two $25.00 Starbucks gift cards?  Well then-COME and cheer on the Quakers TRACK team this Wednesday, April 16th for their 1st HOME meet against Benson HS-purchase tickets there while watching our four state top 10 competitors.  Field Events begin at 3:30pm, the first race begins at 4:00pm.  Raffle Winners will be announced mid-way. 

·         Calling all actors, directors, and prop makers- FHS is putting on a fire safety assembly at local elementary schools, and we need you!  If you are interested come to Mrs. Brighouse’s room #257 on Wednesday, April 16th during office hours.

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           Latino Students Club will meet next week on Wednesday, April 16th at LUNCH, in the SUN room #109. Your participation is crucial. Come to support your community!

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Attention Students: Sign up in the Counseling Office to meet with college reps visiting FHS this spring!

  • Friday, April 18th at 9:00 am: Oregon University System presentation and College Fair with representatives from PSU, EOU, OIT, OSU, SOU, UO, WOU (Library).
  • Monday, April 21st at 1:00 pm: Central Washington University (room 108)
  • Friday, April 25th at 10:30 am: International Air and Hospitality Academy (room 108)


Multnomah County's Office of Diversity and Equity and the City of Portland are happy to announce recruitment for the 2014-2015 Multnomah Youth Commission! Youth Commissioners advise the County & City on issues that impact the lives of their peers. If you are interested in policy, activism, community organizing, or making the community better, you can apply to be a Youth Commissioner. Applications deadline is April 28, 2014. Talk to Raquel to apply or for more information!

Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Come join an exciting Career Day at the Portland International Airport! From communications to problem solving, this career day will put your skills to the test in an emergency simulation exercise and a tour of the airfield. Come see what the Port can offer you! Featured careers include: media relations, wildlife management, fire/police, retail management, engineering, environmental, airfield operations, just to name a few. Applications in the College and Career Center.

Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

Have a GREAT DAY

 


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Monday, April 14th, 2014-B Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Varsity Softball at 2:30pm for a game at Clinton Park.  JV Baseball at 2:55pm for a game at Grant HS.  Varsity Baseball at 3:00pm for a game at Franklin HS. 

FHS Slam will be on Tuesday, April 15th at 6:00pm in the Franklin High Library Admission is FREE! Refreshments for everyone. Come see who is going to take home $100 and a slot at Verselandia!
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Community/Parents/Staff/Students-Help support FHS BASEBALL by going to TacoTime on 50th & SE Powell Blvd. this SATURDAY, April 12, 2014.  10% of ALL sales will go help benefit the FHS BASEBALL program.  See you there!

The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music! The Franklin High School spring musical performances, in the FHS Auditorium, are Thursday, April 10th, Friday, April 11th, and Saturday, April 12th at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $5.00 for students and seniors. $12.00 for adults. Tickets are available at the door. We have plenty of seats! Come and support FHS Theater!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

TODAY is the LAST Day to ORDER new gear online at the Quaker Nation Station-Our Franklin Spring 2014 Online Flash Store has just opened - It will close on 4/14 to process the orders.  The next online opportunity will be when we return to school next fall.   Very easy to order – just follow the directions on the bottom of the flyer.  Find the link to the flyer here.  Click HERE for a link to the FHS website.

Girls Inc. Media Literacy meets today from 3:30-5:00 in room 142. All girls are welcome!

Create! Expand your knowledge of Origami and join Melissa tomorrow after school to make Origami boxes and animals! Join us in the SUN Room.

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

Important Continuing Items

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           Latino Students Club will meet next week on Wednesday, April 16th at LUNCH, in the SUN room #109. Your participation is crucial. Come to support your community!

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Multnomah County's Office of Diversity and Equity and the City of Portland are happy to announce recruitment for the 2014-2015 Multnomah Youth Commission! Youth Commissioners advise the County & City on issues that impact the lives of their peers. If you are interested in policy, activism, community organizing, or making the community better, you can apply to be a Youth Commissioner. Applications deadline is April 28, 2014. Talk to Raquel to apply or for more information!

Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Come join an exciting Career Day at the Portland International Airport! From communications to problem solving, this career day will put your skills to the test in an emergency simulation exercise and a tour of the airfield. Come see what the Port can offer you! Featured careers include: media relations, wildlife management, fire/police, retail management, engineering, environmental, airfield operations, just to name a few. Applications in the College and Career Center.

Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

Have a GREAT DAY!

 


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Thursday, April 10th, 2014-A Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Men’s Golf at 11:15am for a match Red Tail.  Women’s Golf at 1:35pm for a match at Eastmoreland.  Varsity Baseball at 2:30pm for a game at Madison HS.  Men’s Tennis at 2:30pm for a match at Gabriel Park.

Community/Parents/Staff/Students-Help support FHS BASEBALL by going to TacoTime on 50th & SE Powell Blvd. this SATURDAY, April 12, 2014.  10% of ALL sales will go help benefit the FHS BASEBALL program.  See you there!

The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music! The Franklin High School spring musical performances, in the FHS Auditorium, are Thursday, April 10th, Friday, April 11th, and Saturday, April 12th at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $5.00 for students and seniors. $12.00 for adults. Tickets are available at the door. We have plenty of seats! Come and support FHS Theater!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Check out the new gear online at the Quaker Nation Station-Our Franklin Spring 2014 Online Flash Store has just opened - It will close on 4/14 to process the orders.  The next online opportunity will be when we return to school next fall.   Very easy to order – just follow the directions on the bottom of the flyer.  Find the link to the flyer here.  Click HERE for a link to the FHS website.

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

SUN is offering free English as a Second Language class to adults in our community this spring! Classes start April 8th and are on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6pm-8pm.  If you know of anyone in your family or community that would be interested in learning English, come to room 109 for more info. 

Important Continuing Items

·         Day of Silence t-shirts are available for sale today and Thursday at lunch, at the QSA's table by Benji.  Wearing this t-shirt on Franklin's Day of Silence, which will be on Friday, April 18, shows support for the LGBTQ community and their allies, who are often silenced by discrimination and violence.  If you can't make it to the table, come see Ms. Trotter in room 239.  T-shirts are $10.

·         ASB Government forms are due TODAY-Thursday, April 10th.  PLEASE turn them in ASAP.

·         Attention sophomores and juniors!  Remember, TOMORROW-Friday, April 11, is a chance to take a free, practice ACT/SAT test between 8:45-1:00 pm.  If you haven’t signed up with Holly in the counseling office, please do ASAP, so we will have materials for you.  Deadline is Wednesday, April 9th at 4:00pm. 

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           Latino Students Club will meet next week on Wednesday, April 16th at LUNCH, in the SUN room #109. Your participation is crucial. Come to support your community!

•            Stop the Trade Club is meeting TODAY-Thursday, April 10, 2014 at LUNCH in Room 122.

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

 Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

 


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Wednesday, April 9th, 2014-B Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Men’s Golf at 1:30pm for a match at Heron Lakes. 

Day of Silence t-shirts are available for sale today and Thursday at lunch, at the QSA's table by Benji.  Wearing this t-shirt on Franklin's Day of Silence, which will be on Friday, April 18, shows support for the LGBTQ community and their allies, who are often silenced by discrimination and violence.  If you can't make it to the table, come see Ms. Trotter in room 239.  T-shirts are $10.

Parents/Students/Community-Help Support FHS by going to Pizzicato at 60th & SE Division TODAY-Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 from 11:00am until 9:00pm.  Enjoy lunch, dinner or even purchase gift cards.  50% of the net profits will benefit FHS!  Pizzicato- 503-546-1686

Check out the new gear online at the Quaker Nation Station-Our Franklin Spring 2014 Online Flash Store has just opened - It will close on 4/14 to process the orders.  The next online opportunity will be when we return to school next fall.   Very easy to order – just follow the directions on the bottom of the flyer.  Find the link to the flyer
here.  Click HERE for a link to the FHS website.

FHS Book Club is reading Tell the Wolves I’m Home. An emotionally charged coming-of-age novel, this book is a tender story of love lost and found, an unforgettable portrait of the way compassion can make us whole again. Copies of the book are available in the library. Book Club meets on Friday, April 25th.

The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music! The Franklin High School spring musical performances, in the FHS Auditorium, are Thursday, April 10th, Friday, April 11th, and Saturday, April 12th at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $5.00 for students and seniors. $12.00 for adults. Tickets are available at the door. We have plenty of seats! Come and support FHS Theater!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

At 3:15 the bell rings and you just want to go home - but think twice before you drag all of your homework with you.  Franklin's tutoring center is open after school, 4 days a week, and it is the perfect place to get your homework out of the way.  It is located in room 108, next to the SUN Center room.  Study in a quiet place, ask tutors questions, even get a free meal at 4:45.  One way or the other, we are here to help you.  Lighten your load before you hit the road - come to Franklin's tutoring center!

The Tutoring Center is open Monday through Thursday after school in Room 108. We have excellent tutors that are ready to help you out.  Take advantage of this great resource.

Important Continuing Items

·         ASB Government forms are due by this Thursday, April 10th.  PLEASE turn them in ASAP.

·         Attention sophomores and juniors!  Remember, this Friday, April 11, is a chance to take a free, practice ACT/SAT test between 8:45-1:00 pm.  If you haven’t signed up with Holly in the counseling office, please do ASAP, so we will have materials for you.  Deadline is Wednesday, April 9th at 4:00pm. 

·         Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of April:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.|
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications. Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Miss. Garrett's room to nominate them

·         We still have room for an additional 26 students to go to the Asian Leadership Conference. Please come to the Counseling Office to get an application and to turn in your $5.00 fee for the conference to Mr. Tran.

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•           The Native American Club will be meeting on Wednesday, April 9th during LUNCH in Mr. Marty Perez’s      Room #241, to discuss May Fete.

•           Latino Students Club will meet next week on Wednesday, April 16th at LUNCH, in the SUN room #109. Your participation is crucial. Come to support your community!

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

Attention seniors! Gunderson has an exciting opportunity for high-school seniors with an interest in manufacturing careers. They have immediate openings for a variety of entry-level positions. Gunderson is providing paid training evenings and weekends and will even issue a $500 graduation bonus to high-school seniors in the training program. Starting wages are $12.60 depending on skills and experience. Applicants must be 18 years old. Talk to Raquel if you want to apply or have questions.


Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

 Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Have a GREAT DAY!

 


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Tuesday, April 8th, 2014-A Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss Varsity Baseball at 2:30pm for a game at Franklin HS. Women’s Golf at 2:30pm for a match at Heron Lakes.  Men’s Tennis at 2:45pm for a match at Portland Tennis Center.

FHS has 8 TRACK superstars!  Tessa Davis is currently 2nd in state and broke the school record in the Pole Vault.  Delaney Hartmann is 10th in state in the 1500 meters.  Isabelle Leonard is 8th in State for the 800 meter.  Teneah Rushen is 7th in State for the 200 meter.  Noah Leonard is 3rd in State for the 3000 meter.  Griffin Drake is 8th in State for 3000 meter.  Sam Burnett is 10th in State for the 3000 meter.  Bryon Dunn-Abe is 1st in State for the triple jump.  We currently have 66 top 10 track and field athletes.  GO QUAKERS!!!

ASB Government forms are due by this Thursday, April 10th.  PLEASE turn them in ASAP.

Check out the new gear online at the Quaker Nation Station-Our Franklin Spring 2014 Online Flash Store has just opened - It will close on 4/14 to process the orders.  The next online opportunity will be when we return to school next fall.   Very easy to order – just follow the directions on the bottom of the flyer.  Find the link to the flyer
here.  Click HERE for a link to the FHS website.

Attention sophomores and juniors!  Remember, this Friday, April 11, is a chance to take a free, practice ACT/SAT test between 8:45-1:00 pm.  If you haven’t signed up with Holly in the counseling office, please do ASAP, so we will have materials for you.  Deadline is Wednesday, April 9th at 4:00pm. 

Parents/Students/Community-Help Support FHS by going to Pizzicato at 60th & SE Division TODAY-Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 from 11:00am until 9:00pm.  Enjoy lunch, dinner or even purchase gift cards.  50% of the net profits will benefit FHS!  Pizzicato- 503-546-1686

The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music! The Franklin high school spring musical opens in the FHS Auditorium this Friday night at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $5.00 for students and seniors. $12.00 for adults. Tickets are available at the door. We have plenty of seats! The show plays again on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm. Come and support FHS Theater!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of March:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications.
Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Mrs. Garrett's room to nominate them

The Native American Club will be meeting on Wednesday, April 9th during LUNCH in Mr. Marty Perez’s Room #241 to discuss May Fete.

 

Tonight after school come to the SUN room to make rings and accessories! Join Create and explore your art skills though food projects and other creations you can take home. Head to the SUN room this evening to personalize your own rings and accessories after school today!

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

Important Continuing Items

·         We still have room for an additional 26 students to go to the Asian Leadership Conference. Please come to the Counseling Office to get an application and to turn in your $5.00 fee for the conference to Mr. Tran.

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         At 3:15 the bell rings and you just want to go home - but think twice before you drag all of your homework with you.  Franklin's tutoring center is open after school, 4 days a week, and it is the perfect place to get your homework out of the way.  It is located in room 108, next to the SUN Center room.  Study in a quiet place, ask tutors questions, even get a free meal at 4:45.  One way or the other, we are here to help you.  Lighten your load before you hit the road - come to Franklin's tutoring center!

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

          Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•          Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•          Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•          Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•          Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

 Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Have a GREAT DAY!


 

Franklin High School
Quaker Announcements for Monday, April 7th, 2014-B Day

New/Timely Entries

EARLY DISMISSAL for ATHLETICS TODAY- Please dismiss JV Baseball at 2:25 for a game at Roosevelt HS.  Varsity Baseball at 2:30pm for a game at Madison HS.  Varsity Softball at 2:10pm for a game at Rieke.

Check out the new gear online at the Quaker Nation Station-Our Franklin Spring 2014 Online Flash Store has just opened - It will close on 4/14 to process the orders.  The next online opportunity will be when we return to school next fall.   Very easy to order – just follow the directions on the bottom of the flyer.  Find the link to the flyer
here.  Click HERE for a link to the FHS website.

Attention sophomores and juniors!  Remember, this Friday, April 11, is a chance to take a free, practice ACT/SAT test between 8:45-1:00 pm.  If you haven’t signed up with Holly in the counseling office, please do ASAP, so we will have materials for you.  Deadline is Wednesday, April 9th at 4:00pm. 

Go have dinner at Burgerville on SE 92nd & Powell on Monday, April 7th from 5:00pm to 8:00pm to support Franklin’s BSU.  10% of the net proceeds will benefit BSU!  Come out and support us!

Parents/Students/Community-Help Support FHS by going to Pizzicato at 60th & SE Division on Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 from 11:00am until 9:00pm.  Enjoy lunch, dinner or even purchase gift cards.  50% of the net profits will benefit FHS!  Pizzicato- 503-546-1686

The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music! The Franklin high school spring musical opens in the FHS Auditorium this Friday night at 7:00pm. Tickets are only $5.00 for students and seniors. $12.00 for adults. Tickets are available at the door. We have plenty of seats! The show plays again on Saturday at 7:00pm and on Sunday at 2:00pm. Come and support FHS Theater!

Fabulous Plant Sale to benefit Franklin High School’s 2014 Senior All Night Party on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00am until 2:00pm at 5136 SE Morrison Street Portland, OR.  Please stop by for the perfect plants to make your garden grow!  Donations welcome.

Link Crew Appreciates the following student, staff, and teacher for the month of March:
Ms. Brown-For showing dedication in the special education department.
Mr. Joule-For being a new Quaker and adjusting to Franklin, and for staying late for events.
Ashleigh Miller-Hayes-For working hard on link crew applications.
Do you know somebody who deserves to be appreciated? Come by Mrs. Garrett's room to nominate them

The Native American Club will be meeting on Wednesday, April 9th during LUNCH in Mr. Marty Perez’s Room #241 to discuss May Fete.

Girls Inc. Media Literacy starts today from 3:30-5:00 in room 142. All girls are welcome! In this class we will look at messages in all kinds of media and think about how media messages are constructed, how these messages reflect social values, and how girls’ active participation can influence media messages. 

The weight room and fitness room will be open to all students from 3:15 to 4:30pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. 

SUN is offering free English as a Second Language classes to adults in our community this spring! Classes start April 8th and are on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6pm-8pm.  If you know of anyone in your family or community that would be interested in learning English, come to room 109 for more info.  

Important Continuing Items

·         We still have room for an additional 26 students to go to the Asian Leadership Conference. Please come to the Counseling Office to get an application and to turn in your $5.00 fee for the conference to Mr. Tran.

·         The FHS Communicare Class has grant funding available for groups who would like to submit a proposal.  This year, our mission statement is helping children have school supplies and addressing hunger issues.  If you or your group has a project or need that would fit these guidelines, please pick up an application form in Ms. Leineweber’s Room 124 or in the Main Office.  All applications must be submitted to Ms. Leineweber by 3:15pm on Friday, April 25th.

·         Congratulations to the QSA Day of Silence t-shirt design winner, Katie Ohryn!  Honorable mentions (with certificate prizes) also go to Zoe Lindsey and Dominick Pozarycki.  We had some amazing designs - thanks to all who entered.  Tshirts will go on sale next week, Wednesday and Thursday at lunch, and will be for sale all week before Day of Silence on Friday, April 18.  Come to the QSA on Tuesdays at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room.  All welcome!

·         Attention Staff:  Pick up your May Fete knighting applications in the main office. Forms are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by May 5th.

·         Attention Seniors! Do you want to take part in a special Franklin tradition? You could be part of the May Fete Court 2014! Applications are available in the main office and are due back to Ms. Brighouse's box by April 17th.

·         At 3:15 the bell rings and you just want to go home - but think twice before you drag all of your homework with you.  Franklin's tutoring center is open after school, 4 days a week, and it is the perfect place to get your homework out of the way.  It is located in room 108, next to the SUN Center room.  Study in a quiet place, ask tutors questions, even get a free meal at 4:45.  One way or the other, we are here to help you.  Lighten your load before you hit the road - come to Franklin's tutoring center!

·         Hey Seniors-Prom is coming up on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at The Refuge PDX.  Tickets will be on sale at LUNCH, near Benji. Cost is $30.00 for singles and $50.00 for couples.  Be sure to get your tickets!  Non-FHS guest forms are available on the counter in the VP Office and are due no later than Monday, April 21st.  You must turn-in your APPROVED guest form PRIOR to purchasing tickets.  See form for rules.

·         Gentlemen, are you looking for a discount on Prom wear?  Pick-up a discount card in the main office or from a boys basketball player.  The $50.00 discount card can be redeemed at Mr. Formal and for every card used they will give a donation back to FHS basketball team.  It’s a win/win!

·         Do you want a Summer Job? Be a Portland Parks LIFEGUARD or SWIM INSTRUCTOR! There are over 700 positions available for strong, skilled swimmers, age 15 or older.  Talk to Raquel for more information.

·         Attn:  Students-If you have a detention to serve-it must be served within the first week of receiving it.  After that, the time doubles and then goes to ISS.  Tuesdays and Thursdays ONLY in the cafeteria at 3:20pm SHARP, at the first two tables.

·         PROJECT OPTIONS IS HERE! Learn the truth about alcohol effects and discuss real life situations. Project Options is here EVERY Monday and Thursday- during lunch in room 150. Come hang out, eat pizza, and get a free gift card.

              Club News

•             Thousands of girls are forced into prostitution in Bangladesh every year, help make a difference in their lives, come to the Human Rights Club every Monday at LUNCH in Room 253.

•             Student Union Association will be meeting every Tuesday at LUNCH in Mrs. Whisnand’s Room #231.  Join the Facebook Group for updates on what’s happening in Portland.

•             Speech and Debate Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday after school in Room 260.

•             Queer-Straight Alliance meets every Tuesday at lunch in Ms. Vinger's room 254. Come share your ideas and get involved in keeping Franklin a welcoming place for all students.

•             Need help in math? Join the Quaker math club Facebook page and stop by room 126 after school on every Wednesday to get tutored in any math you need help with. 

•            Key Club will meet every Friday at LUNCH in Mr. Holte’s room #102.

College, Career and Counseling Info 

Interested in innovations to make the world a greener place? McKinstry will host a Career Day on April 24th. President Obama has visited McKinstry and calls them "A model for the nation" for their energy efficient buildings. Take a tour of this full-service design, build, operations, and maintenance firm. Learn every aspect of operating the built environment, from development, engineering, creation and maintenance. Talk to Raquel in room 108 to register.

DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA CAREER DAY is back! Daimler has profoundly altered the face of North American highways and constitutes the largest and most diverse company in the North American commercial vehicle market. During Daimler Careers Day students will tour the facilities and see careers in Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, General Assembly Worker, etc. and will see testing of material and machinery up close, and hear about other career opportunities within Daimler. Lunch, snacks and transportation will be provided. Talk to Raquel to register. Registration closes on Friday 4/4.

 Looking for Summer Internship opportunities? DOWA– IBI Group Architects is providing summer internship opportunities to motivated Franklin High School students interested in Architecture, Planning and Interior Design careers. They are seeking team-oriented individuals with a balance of excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge and an outgoing personality. Applications are available in room 108. Talk to Raquel if you need more information. Application deadline is April 20th.

 Attention juniors and seniors: The Spring Oregon University System (OUS) Tour is right around the corner! 8 OUS representatives will visit Franklin High School on Friday, April 18 at 9:00am to share with students about the advantages of choosing an Oregon University System school. Students will attend a general presentation and will have the opportunity to approach the representatives with questions and collect University materials and info.  Sign up in the Counseling Office!!

FBI YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY 2014! Interested in Law Enforcement Careers? Apply for Portland’s FBI Youth Leadership Academy 2014! This academic is an intensive, three-day program running from July 16 - 18th and it’s an unique opportunity for motivated high school students to develop leadership skills by engaging them in team-building experiences and exposing them to careers in law enforcement. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 9, 2014. For more information, requirements and application forms, talk to Raquel in room 108. 

Are you a creative thinker? Are you interested in ideas and business? Do you want to know more about careers in Marketing? Providence Health & Services - Marketing Career Day is right for you! You will have the opportunity to meet the Marketing Team at Providence to learn what skills, experience and education are necessary to work at one of the leading health care providers in the region. Take this chance to learn more about why the marketing professionals at Providence love their jobs! Registration will close this Friday April 4th. Talk to Raquel to register.

Have a GREAT DAY