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Topics from this week's Parent Newsletter:
  • Sports Club
  • Start of 2015-16 School Year
  • Read Across Towne
  • Important Dates
  • Candy Grams
  • Student ID Cards
Newsletter January 26 2015.pdf
Sports Club

The Sports Club will be starting in late February/early March; more club details can be found on the interest form below.  If you are interested in participating, please complete & submit a club interest form.  Interest forms can be downloaded right here or by request at the front desk.  All interest forms are due on 01/30/15.  Space in the club is limited, so please be sure to return your child’s interest form as soon as possible. 
Sports Club Interest Form.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 2nd Marking Period of the school year.

Congratulations
 and keep up the excellent work!

Honor Roll MP2.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!
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First in Math

FTCES Power Team of the Week:
Mr. Crane's 8th Grade Class

FTCES Power Players of the Week:
Ashley Vargas, Grade 8

Click below for this week's list!

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School Calendar

Friday, January 30
4Sight Dress Down Day
Students in Grades 3-8 that received a certificate may dress down.
2015-16 Admission Lottery
10:00 AM
Monday, February 2
Honor Roll Dress Down Day
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

Lunch Program

More Choices - Healthy Alternatives

Set up your child's prepaid meal account:


https://www.scholarconnect.com/login.aspx

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Managed by The Nutrition Group

Breakfast and Lunch are served daily.


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

Misson

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.

Weather

Today, 1/30/2015
High: 37 Low: 31
Breezy
71% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/31/2015
High: 24 Low: 12
Blustery
1% 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  
http://internetessentials.com/