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Spirit Week

Student Council will host "Spirit Week" beginning Tuesday, October 13th!  Please see the flyer below or the calendar to the right for more information!
Spirit Week Flyer.pdf
Topics from this week's Parent Newsletter:
  • Picture Day
  • Breakfast and Lunch Accounts
  • Morning Drop-off Procedures
  • Mark Your Calendars
  • From Our Home & School

Transportation Update- 10/5/15

There have been some adjustments to bus pick up times.  Please see the chart below for the most up to date times for all routes.  Thank you for your patience with our transportation service!

Bus Routes Effective October 6th.pdf

FTCHS Home & School Craft Fair

Please see the flyer below on Franklin Towne Charter High School's 2nd Annual Craft Fair which will be held October 17th from 9:00 AM- 3:00PM at FTCES.

2015 Craft Fair Flyer.pdf

Student of the Week

The following students have been named
Student of the Week
by their teachers for displaying OUTSTANDING achievement both in and out of the classroom!

Click below for this week's list!

First in Math

FTCES Power Team of the Week:
Ms. Whittle's 7th Grade Class

FTCES Power Players of the Week:
Devin Burns, Grade 6

Click below for this week's list!


School Calendar

Monday, October 12
Columbus Day
School Closed
Tuesday, October 13
Spirit Week- Neon Dress Down Day
Students may wear neon clothes in place of their school uniform. Please consult the Student Handbook for Dress Down Day guidelines.
Wednesday, October 14
Spirit Week- Family Feud
Students will face off against teachers for a round of everyone’s favorite game show!
Thursday, October 15
Spirit Week- Brain Games
Two grade levels at a time will compete in five different logic activities requiring problem solving skills and teamwork!
Home & School General Membership Meeting
6:00 PM
@ FTCES Cafeteria
Friday, October 16
Professional Development Day
No School for Students
Friday Detention
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Mon, Oct 26 - Fri, Oct 30
Book Fair

Lunch Program

Click below for October's Menus!
October's Menu.pdf
More Choices - Healthy Alternatives

Set up your child's prepaid meal account:

Managed by The Nutrition Group

Breakfast is served daily from 7:45 until 8:25 for students in Grades 1-8 and 8:45 until 9:25 for students in Kindergarten.
Lunch is served daily.


Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School's mission is to establish a happy and nurturing environment that both promotes and cultivates a positive learning experience for our children. By involving staff, students, and parents we plan to create a challenging and supportive school where our students can learn and grow.


Today, 10/9/2015
High: 82 Low: 55
Mostly cloudy
20% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/10/2015
High: 65 Low: 54
Chance rain showers
28% chance of precipitation.

Low-Cost Internet

Comcast Internet Essentials

If your child receives free or reduced school lunch, as part of The National School Lunch Program, you may qualify for the low cost Comcast Internet Essential program.

Please call 1-855-846-8376 for more details or visit