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Immunization Clinic

Posted on: April 17, 2017
Tags: High school

The Warren County Combined Health District will be holding an immunization clinic on Saturday, April 22nd  from 8:00 a.m. – Noon.  We will be offering all required vaccines and any recommended vaccines for

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Ohio Attorney General's Teen Ambassador Board

Posted on: March 31, 2017
Tags: High school

Good afternoon! Our office is proud to announce that the Teen Ambassador Board will be entering its fourth year under the direction of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine. The mission of the Teen Ambassador Board is to provide Ohio’s future leaders with

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2017 Summer School

Posted on: March 28, 2017
Tags: High school, Summer school

Franklin High School will offer a number of courses this summer for original credit. These include Physical Education, Public Speaking, and Financial Management. Additionally, we will be offering online courses through Grad Point for credit recovery.

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France and Spain Trip

Posted on: March 12, 2017
Tags: High school, Student life

Attention parents and students:   If you are interested in traveling to France and Spain in June of 2018, please contact Melonie Cochran at mcochran@franklincityschools.com or Holly Crosley

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SWBL Leadership Conference

Posted on: March 6, 2017
Tags: High school, Leadership

On Friday, March 3rd, FHS athletes attended a leadership conference sponsored by the Southwestern Buckeye League. SWBL Leadership Conference

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Scholarships Posting

Posted on: February 22, 2017
Tags: High school, Guidance department

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ON-LINE OR IN THE GUIDANCE OFFICE PLEASE CHECK THE SCHOLARSHIP BOOKLET or NAVIANCE FOR CRITERIA FOR SCHOLARSHIPS SCHOLARSHIP & Deadline to

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Environmental Science Field Trip

Posted on: February 19, 2017
Tags: High school, Field trip, Science

This past Friday, the FHS environmental science classes went on a field trip to the Warren County Pump Station and the Waste Water Treatment Plant in Franklin. On this trip, the students learned how water is drawn from the aquifer, delivered to their homes,

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ACT Workshop for Juniors

Posted on: February 17, 2017
Tags: High school, Guidance department, Testing

ACT Workshop Please utilize the link above to read about a great ACT tutoring opportunity being offered to all Franklin High School juniors for $10. The workshop will occur on March 9th during the school day (7:30 to 2:30).  Students can pick up

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National Technical Honor Society Inductions

Posted on: February 17, 2017
Tags: High school, Wccc, Student recognition

I want to express our congratulations to the Franklin High School students who were recently inducted into the National Technical Honor Society.  We had 16 students inducted during the ceremony held Thursday, February 16th at the Warren County Career

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FHS Poetry Contest

Posted on: February 16, 2017
Tags: High school, Art

ACT Resources

Posted on: February 3, 2017
Tags: High school, Act

This March 21st, all FHS juniors will be taking the ACT.  The ACT is a college readiness assessment used by many colleges and universities to make admission and scholarship decisions.   Please reference preparation materials being provided by the

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Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted on: January 20, 2017
Tags: High school

Dear Parent/Guardian(s), Franklin High School’s parent-teacher conferences will be held on Wednesday, February 1st, and Thursday, February 9th, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:30pm.  With the first semester now concluded, it is an excellent time to schedule

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December Students of the Month Announced

Posted on: January 6, 2017
Tags: Student of the month, High school, Student recognition

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for December. These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character. They are to be commended for their contributions to our school. Alessandra

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Yearbook and Senior Picture Announcement

Posted on: December 13, 2016
Tags: Pictures, High school

Attention Students: Yearbooks are on sale now for $60. You can buy one online on the Franklin City Schools website or in Mrs. Judy’s room which is room 105.  The price goes up to $70 January 1.  So buy your yearbook before Christmas for the

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NHS Blood Drive a Success!

Posted on: December 6, 2016
Tags: High school, Community service, Nhs

The National Honor Society Blood Drive, held on December 2nd, was a tremendous success.  A big thank you to Melissa Edwards and Alisa Humphrey and the NHS members for their hard work in organizing this event.   We received the following

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Science Guest Speaker

Posted on: November 22, 2016
Tags: High school, Science

On Tuesday, November 22nd, Mr Vinson's classes had a guest speaker from Caesars Creek State Park. Sarah Blake brought in a red tailed hawk and a screech owl to showcase and discuss food webs and biodiversity in our local environment.  Our students were

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Cosi On Wheels

Posted on: November 2, 2016
Tags: High school, Science, Community service

 

FHS students volunteer at Anthony Wayne Elementary's COSI-on-Wheels event.

 

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Winter Athletics Parents Meeting

Posted on: October 28, 2016
Tags: High school

Parents,   I hope everyone is doing well! You and your student-athlete are invited to a Winter Sports Orientation meeting on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the high school auditorium.   Topics to be

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Red Ribbon Week

Posted on: October 19, 2016
Tags: High school, Student life

Red Ribbon Week – October 24-31. SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) will promote choosing a drug free life by having different activities throughout the week. Advisory Door Decorating Contest – Please have your advisory come up

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In-School College Visits

Posted on: October 5, 2016
Tags: Guidance department, High school

Scheduled In-School College visits as of 10/5/2016 More to come!!! Juniors & Seniors are allowed 3 visits Sign-up in guidance Oct. 27th – Ohio University Oct. 31st – Miami University (Oxford) Nov.

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New Post-Secondary Engineering Program

Posted on: September 26, 2016
Tags: Guidance department, High school, College

The Warren County ESC has partnered with Cincinnati State and Miami University regional campuses in developing a two plus two bachelorette degree in electrical engineering technology.  The first two years will be offered by Cincinnati State, followed by

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September Students of the Month

Posted on: September 25, 2016
Tags: Student of the month, High school

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for September. These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character. They are to be commended for their contributions to our school. Audrianna

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Blackboard Set-up

Posted on: September 7, 2016
Tags: High school

Parents/Guardians, Please update your Blackboard information to receive up-to-date notifications from FHS.   If you have never created a Blackboard account please consider doing so.  We have provided resources below. Blackboard

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State Graduation Resources

Posted on: August 20, 2016
Tags: High school, Guidance department

The Ohio Department of Education has provided the following resources to explain the state's new graduation requirements. Graduation Requirements Overview Handout Video

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University of Cincinnati Test Prep

Posted on: August 5, 2016
Tags: High school, College, Assessment, Testing

Test review and preparation classes offered by the University of Cincinnati this Fall: Classes are geared toward the ACT, SAT, and PSAT Students may register for our test prep classes online at https://webapps.uc.edu/communiversity/ or by

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Immunization Clinic - June 11th

Posted on: May 24, 2016
Tags: High school

The Warren County Combined Health District Immunization clinic will be holding a special clinic on Saturday, June 11th from 8:30 a.m. – noon.  We will be offering all required vaccines and any recommended vaccines for children in Kindergarten, 7th

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FPAS Concert

Posted on: May 10, 2016
Tags: High school

The Franklin Percussion Arts Society (FPAS) is holding a Spring Concert this Saturday @ 7:00p.m. in the high school auditorium.  

Please come out and witness the tremendous musical talent found at Franklin High School.

 

 

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Students of the Month for April

Posted on: April 28, 2016
Tags: Student of the month, Student recognition, High school

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for April.  These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character.  They are to be commended for their contributions to our school. Sam

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Student Recognized by Warren County ESC

Posted on: April 11, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition

Franklin High School Senior, Lucas Smith, was recently recognized by the Warren County ESC for his academic achievement.  Lucas and his family were recognized at a luncheon last Wednesday, where the ESC honored students from around the county for

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Students of the Month

Posted on: April 11, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition, Student of the month

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for March.  These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character.  They are to be commended for their contributions to our

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Summer School

Posted on: April 3, 2016
Tags: High school, Summer school

Franklin High School's Summer School offers a great opportunity for students to earn high school credit over the summer months.  The high school will offer the chance for students to earn original credit or work to recover lost credit.  Summer

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End of Course Assessments

Posted on: April 3, 2016
Tags: High school, Testing

End-of-Course Assessment administration will begin shortly at Franklin High School (please see the testing schedule below).  These state-mandated assessments fulfill student graduation requirements, with students having to earn 18 points across seven

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Art Show Winners

Posted on: March 22, 2016
Tags: High school, Art, Student recognition

  During the month of March until April 2, the Miamisburg Art Gallery is hosting a student exhibit for surrounding high schools.  This is a juried show open week nights 5:30-8 and Saturday and Sunday 1-5.  Congrats to the following students

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Choir Earns Bid to State Contest

Posted on: March 15, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition, Choir

The Franklin High School Symphonic Choir participated in the OMEA District 13 Choir Contest on March 11th. The Symphonic Choir received a "Superior" rating at District contest, which qualifies them to participate in the OMEA Southwest State Contest on April

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Art Program News

Posted on: March 11, 2016
Tags: High school, Art, Student recognition

Once again, many Franklin students are competing in a juried show at the Miamisburg Art Gallery.  This show will be open through the rest of March, every evening 5:30pm – 8pm and Saturdays and Sundays 1pm - 5pm.  Please stop by to see

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NHS Spring Blood Drive

Posted on: March 10, 2016
Tags: High school

The Franklin High School Chapter of National Honor Society & the Community Blood Center would like to thank the FHS community for their willingness to donate to the annual blood drive held in the FHS auxiliary gym. For the Spring blood drive, the

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Students of the Month

Posted on: March 8, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for February.  These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character.  They are to be commended for their contributions to our

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College Admissions Panel at Oakwood High School

Posted on: March 8, 2016
Tags: High school, Guidance department, College

Oakwood High School is hosting a College Admissions Panel for parents of 9th, 10th, and 11th graders.   The event will be held in the Oakwood High School Auditorium on April 21, 2016 at 7 p.m. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend to hear from

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Thespians Headed to Columbus

Posted on: March 7, 2016
Tags: High school, Art, Theater, Field trip, Student recognition

Franklin High School thespians will be heading to Columbus for the State Thespian Conference held this upcoming weekend. Twenty students and three faculty members will travel to this annual event. In an additional honor, the high school's fall production,

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Cheerleaders Win State

Posted on: March 7, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition, Cheerleading

Congratulations to the Franklin High School competition cheerleaders and coaches.  

These young ladies won their second consecutive OASSA Division II State Championship.  

This is quite an achievement and we congratulate these Wildcats for all of their hard work and dedication.  

 

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Early Release Friday

Posted on: March 7, 2016
Tags: High school

Students and parents are reminded that Franklin High School will have a 90 minute early release this Friday, March 11th.  

School will let out at 1:05 pm Friday afternoon.  

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End of 3rd Quarter

Posted on: March 6, 2016
Tags: High school, Grades

The third academic quarter will come to a close this Friday, March 11th.  Students are encouraged to assure that all assessments and assignments are completed before this date.   3rd Quarter Grade Reports will be mailed home next Friday, March

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Senior Lunch and Show

Posted on: February 16, 2016
Tags: High school, Theater

On Thursday, February 18th, the Franklin High School theater program hosted a complementary lunch and show for area seniors.  We were honored to have over sixty in attendance to see a performance of Vintage Hitchcock, our winter play. Special thanks to

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Science Fieldtrip

Posted on: February 16, 2016
Tags: Field trip, High school, Science

  Environmental Science Fieldtrip   Mr. Vinson’s classes had the opportunity to meet with the Warren County Soil and Water group and discuss soil management. The students were introduced to a computer program that will allow them to see

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Students Attend Leadership Conference

Posted on: February 7, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition, Leadership, Field trip

On Friday, February 5th, two Franklin High School juniors attended a leadership conference hosted by the West Point Society of Cincinnati.  Matt McGrew and CJ Trevino were both selected to join other students from high schools throughout the tri-state.

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8th Grade Scheduling Night

Posted on: January 18, 2016
Tags: High school, Guidance department, Scheduling

On Wednesday, January 27th, the FJHS and FHS guidance departments will host a scheduling night for current 8th graders and their parents.  Held in the FHS auditorium at 6:30pm, this event will walk students and parents through the high school scheduling

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1st Semester Report Cards

Posted on: January 18, 2016
Tags: Grades, High school, Guidance department

Attention parents/guardians: First semester grade cards have been mailed home.  These reports include the grades of all classes for first and second quarter, semester exams, and the final semester grade.  Please note that students' cumulative

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ASVAB Administration

Posted on: January 18, 2016
Tags: High school, Guidance department, Military, Assessment

On January 28th, FHS will administer the ASVAB during the school day in the Media Center.  The ASVAB is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military.  It is

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CCP Informational Meeting

Posted on: January 18, 2016
Tags: Ccp, High school, Guidance department, Scheduling, College

Franklin High School will host a College Credit Plus Informational Meeting on Thursday, February 11th, at 6:30pm.   Held in the FHS auditorium, this meeting is mandatory for all families interested in the CCP program, which allows for qualifying

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FAFSA Help Night

Posted on: January 18, 2016
Tags: College, Guidance department, High school

The FHS guidance department will host a FAFSA help night for senior parents on February 3rd from 4pm to 7:30pm.   As a follow-up to their Financial Aid Night, the FHS guidance counselors will be available in the Media Center Lab to assist families

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Financial Aid Night

Posted on: January 7, 2016
Tags: High school, Guidance department, College

Attention FHS Seniors and Parents: The Franklin High School Guidance Department will be holding a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, January 14th at 6:30 pm. The event will be held in the FHS Media Center and is an excellent opportunity for students and

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No School Friday

Posted on: January 7, 2016
Tags: High school

There is no school for students this Friday, January 8th for a teacher in-service day.  School for students will resume on Monday, January 11th.  

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Spanish National Honor Society Inductions

Posted on: January 7, 2016
Tags: High school, Student recognition, Spanish

On Thursday, January 6th 2016, 45 Franklin High School students were inducted into the Spanish National Honor Society. The Spanish National Honor Society is an honor society for high school students enrolled in Spanish III-V, which recognizes high

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WCCC Application

Posted on: January 6, 2016
Tags: Wccc, High school

Students and Parents, In early December, all sophomores visited the Warren County Career Center and were introduced to the educational offerings there.  Any sophomore who is interested in attending the Warren County Career Center next year needs to

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Student of the Month

Posted on: January 6, 2016
Tags: Student of the month, High school

Congratulations to our student of the month nominees for December.  These students were nominated by members of the FHS faculty for their dedication, work ethic, and good character.  They are to be commended for their contributions to our

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Hallway Art Project

Posted on: January 6, 2016
Tags: High school, Art

Mrs. Muhlenkamp's art classes have recently completed a number of hallway projects.  These projects utilize colored duct type as their medium.  The pictured projects were inspired by the recent terrorist attacks in Paris.  

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