Applications are due by November 30th each year in order to be in the general lottery the following January. Any applications received after the deadline will be eligible in any lottery held after the January lottery. Applications are kept on file until either your name is drawn in a lottery or the student graduates 8th grade. Students applying for kindergarten must be 5 years old by September 1 of the school year applying; students applying for 1st grade must be 6 years old by September 1 of the school year applying.
Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School complies with all state and federal laws that govern admission policies and procedures. FTCES does not discriminate against any student, employee or other person on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. Admission criteria will not consider intellectual or athletic ability, aptitude, disability, race, creed, national origin, religion or ancestry.
Applications are available via this website or at the school front office. We do no mail applications. Applications can be mailed in or dropped off at the school front office.
Should you have any questions, please contact Karen Ippolito at 215-289-3389 or KIppolito@franklintowne.org