Franklin students will have a HALLOWEEN PARADE (weather permitting) and parties on Mon. Oct. 31st. The ALL SCHOOL parade will take place outside at 3:10 p.m. Children will change into their costumes at 2:00 and then we will start our classroom parties. Kindergarten students can wear their costumes to school. Children will Classroom parties will be held from 2:10/2:15-3:00. Our parade route will have students exiting the building through the circle driveway doors (Door 3), walking the perimeter of the school across the playground and entering the school at Door 9 (5th grade door). Our AM KDG students will follow the same route. They will parade at 8:55 a.m. Parents and families are welcome to stand outside on the blacktop and watch the parade. IF IT IS RAINING HEAVILY the parade will be cancelled. The parties will still take place.
STRICT costume guidelines: NO weapons with costumes and no masks or hoods covering faces. Children will change into their costumes BEFORE the classroom parties. Students do not wear costumes or face makeup to school (EXCEPT KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS). AM KDG students are welcome to come back to school to join the all school parade at 3:10. PM KDG students wear their costumes to school. All parents are welcome to line our playground and watch the parade. Children will enter the building to get their backpacks and will come back outside to be dismissed at 3:30 p.m.
Dr. Claire Kowalczyk
PRINCIPAL NEWSLETTER: http://www.d64.org/fra/documents/FranklinNewsletterOct27.pdf
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IT'S RED RIBBON WEEK, and our beloved Chicago Cubs have broken the billy goat curse!
SO LET'S CELEBRATE:
Monday, Oct. 24th “Our school ROCKS bully and drug free”
--> Wear your Franklin ROCKS t-shirt to school
Wednesday, Oct. 25th “Don’t let drugs mix you up”
--> Wear mismatched clothes, socks, or shoes
Thursday, Oct. 26th “Team up against drugs”
--> Wear a jersey or clothing for your favorite sports team - Go Cubs!
Thursday, Oct. 27th “Wild About Being Drug Free”
--> Wild Hair Day. Come to school with a “wild hair style”.
Friday, Oct. 28 “Follow Your Dreams. Don’t Do Drugs”
--> Wear your pajamas to school
*FREE BABYSITTER PROVIDED. BRING THE KIDDOS*
DATE: Thursday, October 20th
TIME: NEW TIME! 6pm - 7pm
WHERE: LRC (Library Resource Center)
JOIN D64 FOR AN INFORMAL COFFEE CHAT IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN CONSIDERING SERVING IN THE SCHOOL BOARD.
WHEN? Wednesday, 10/12 @ 7:00-8:00PM
WHERE? Roosevelt School Learning Resource Center, 1001 S. Fairview, Park Ridge
WHY? With school board elections coming up in April 2017, District 64 is offering an opportunity for interested community members to talk with fellow community members to get a feel for the time commitment, challenges and rewards.
District 64 has established a webpage dedicated to the 2017 Board Election with further resources.