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Topics from this week's Parent Newsletter:
  • Spirit Day
  • Picture Day
  • 8th Grade Parent Meeting
  • Kindergarten Drop Off
  • Calendar Reminder
News Letter September 29 2014.pdf

Picture Day

Fall Pictures will be taken on Wednesday October 1st and Thursday October 2nd.  Picture Day materials will be sent home with students on Monday, September 22nd.  A copy of the form is posted below.  Please do not return the form until your child's Picture Day.

Wednesday 10/1- Grades K, 2, 4, 6, and 8
Thursday 10/2- Grades 1, 3, 5, and 7

All students must be in uniform.  No pictures will be taken in dress down clothing.

Fall Picture Day Info.pdf

Infinite Campus Parent Accounts

This year, Franklin Towne Charter Schools will continue using Infinite Campus as our online gradebook and student information system. We strongly encourage all parents to sign up for an account. Parent accounts give you instant access to grades, attendance, and disciplinary information for your child, as well as the ability to update contact information as it may change throughout the year.

Directions on creating a parent account or accessing a previous account was sent home with students on Tuesday September 9th.

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. Edwards 6th Grade Class

FTCES Power Players of the Week:
David Kulb, Grade 6

Click below for this week's list!


School Calendar

Tuesday, September 30
Spirit Day
Students may wear a Crazy Hat and/or Crazy Socks in addition to their uniform.
Wed, Oct 1 - Thu, Oct 2
Picture Day

Wednesday- Grades K, 2, 4, 6, and 8
Thursday- Grades 1, 3, 5, and 7

Monday, October 13
Columbus Day
No School for Students
Tuesday, October 14
Teacher Professional Development Day
Only students who earned a detention should report to school.
Mon, Oct 20 - Fri, Oct 24
Book Fair
Mon, Oct 20 - Fri, Oct 31
DRA Testing
Grades K-2
Thursday, October 23
Family Night at the Book Fair
5:00 PM
Open House
5:00 PM

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 September's Menus!
September's Menus.pdf

Click Below for October's Menus!

October's Menus.pdf


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, 9/30/2014
High: 76 Low: 61
Chance rain showers
25% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/1/2014
High: 73 Low: 56
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