Towne News - Give to a classroom! - Go

Topics from this week's Parent Newsletter:
  • Towne Connections Thank You
  • Dates to Remember
  • Ben Franklin Day
  • Student ID Card Update
  • Spotlight on Staff Achievement
  • Home & School Announcements
Newsletter January 12 2015.pdf
2015-2016 Enrollment Lottery

The FTCES 2015-2016 Public Lottery will take place on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM in the school’s auditorium. Our lottery is open to the public. The only open classes for the fall of the 2015-2016 school year will be Kindergarten. No other openings are anticipated at this time and no other grade levels will be drawn for. Thank you and good luck!

Read Across Towne

Are you up for our 10,000 Book Challenge?  Please see the attachments below for information on our "Read Across Towne" initiative!

Student Achievements

While we are proud of all of our students, we would like to recognize the following students for achieving Honor Roll status for the 1st Marking Period of the school year:

Honor Roll MP1 2014-2015.pdf

 and keep up the excellent work!

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. Hunter's 7th Grade Class

FTCES Power Players of the Week:
Madisyn Gittel, Grade 7

Click below for this week's list!


School Calendar

Tuesday, January 27
Report Cards Issued
Friday, January 30
2015-16 Admission Lottery
10:00 AM
Friday, February 13
Admission Paperwork Due
Monday, February 16
Presidents' Day
No School for Students
Tuesday, February 17
Teacher Professional Development Day
Only students who earned a detention should report to school.
Monday, February 23
Registration Night
5:30 PM
Tuesday, February 24
4Sight Testing
Grades 3-8
Wednesday, February 25
4Sight Testing
Grades 3-8

Lunch Program

More Choices - Healthy Alternatives

Set up your child's prepaid meal account:

Managed by The Nutrition Group

Breakfast and Lunch are served daily.

Click Below for January's Menus!
January's Menus.xps


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, 1/25/2015
High: 39 Low: 25
Mostly cloudy
8% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/26/2015
High: 28 Low: 15
Snow likely
74% 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