PTA Committees and Clubs
This is a new committee that will help welcome new students and parents to Franklin. They will organize group activities and provide new students with the information they need to feel right at home here at Franklin.
Chair(s): Donna Kotty Co-CHAIR(S) NEEDED
This committee will work together with the Student Council in creating opportunities for our students to volunteer and give back to our community and encourage random acts of kindness.
Chair(s): Co-CHAIR(S) NEEDED
This committee selects and plans a number of PTA sponsored school assemblies. The events may be motivational speakers, musical groups, or other entertaining performances.
Elementary Learning Foundation (ELF)
Representative: Kim Urso & Regina Roderick
ELF is a volunteer organization that has established and supported innovative, imaginative educational programs by awarding grants to teachers and staff of district 64 who are committed to excellence in education
Chair(s): Charisse Plaza & *Need Co-Chair
This committee plans multiple events including the teacher appreciation lunch, teacher curriculum night dinner, and back to school teacher breakfast.
Chair: Alla Bagryanskaya & Lorena Samaniego
This committee will run an Interntional Week in February that celebrates the variety of cultures and ethnicities present at Franklin. You will also help plan an "International Night" in Feb. as well.
4th and 5th Grade Volleyball
Chair(s): Maureen Hartwig
Organize volleyball teams, practices, and games with other D64 schools.
Chair(s): Michelle Braccioforte
This committee is responsible for taking pictures of various school events from the first day of school through the end of February, create collages to submit to the yearbook company, process orders, and distribute the yearbooks to students and staff.
Chair(s): CHAIR NEEDED
Organize a PTA sponsored parents night out at a local bar/restaurant
Chairs: CHAIR NEEDED
This committee will help organize a Veteran’s Day Ceremony with students and staff, and help to recruit veterans to speak to the students about their experiences.
School Supply Kits
Chair(s): Liz Kelly
Partner with school supply kit vendor, promote kits, and organize delivery of kits
Chair(s): Sue Polak
Organize a PTA sponsored father-daughter dance
Chair(s): CHAIR NEEDED
Organize a PTA sponsored mom/son event