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Blog Entries - 2018

FHS Talent Show

FHS Talent Show

Posted on: September 11, 2018

Franklin High School will present The Talent Show on Tuesday Sept. 18th at 7:00pm at the High School Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and will be sold at the door. Come out and hear the wonderful talent of Franklin High School students. #FCSWildcatPride

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Updated Media Release

Updated Release

Posted on: September 10, 2018

Please see updated release from Warren County Health District

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FJHS Release

FJHS

Posted on: September 9, 2018

Please see updated FJHS information:

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FHS Release

Release

Posted on: September 4, 2018

Please see attached release from Franklin High School principal, Kelli Fromm:

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FHS Update

Posted on: August 30, 2018

At approximately 9:53 am this morning the Franklin High School fire alarm sounded.  Within five minutes, the building was evacuated and all students and staff were safe and accounted for.  The Franklin Fire Department quickly arrived on site and

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Mobile App

Posted on: August 20, 2018

Mobile app provides quick access to school information In addition to our updated website, Franklin City Schools is pleased to roll out a new mobile app. If you visit our school website www.FranklinCitySchools.com from a phone or tablet, you will

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Sales Tax Hoiday

Posted on: July 25, 2018

Ohio's 2018 back-to-school tax holiday begins at midnight, Friday, Aug. 3 and ends at 11:59 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 5. These items will be exempt from sales and use tax: Clothing priced at $75 per item or less; School supplies priced at $20 per item or

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Starry Night- Recycled

Historical Society Summer Exhibit

Posted on: July 19, 2018

The Franklin Area Historical Society's summer exhibit, Franklin Art and Artists, features works by Franklin students and graduates, residents, and employees. Works include oil, watercolor, mixed media, computer-generated, photography, and more.   The

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Premier Health Student Opportunities

Posted on: July 16, 2018

The Premier Health Learning Institute supports our school partners by providing career exploration and volunteer opportunities for students, speakers, and representatives to attend career fairs based on availability. There are two events I would like to draw

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Sam Pew

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: July 16, 2018

Welcome to another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" We are welcoming Sam Pew to the department of technology! #FCSWildcatPride #FranklinEdTech

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Sarah Lord, new math teacher at FHS

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: July 2, 2018

Welcome to another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" Let's welcome Sarah Lord, math teacher at FHS. #FCSWildcatPride #FranklinEdTech

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Dean Diaz, Technology

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: July 2, 2018

Join me in welcoming another new staff member, Dean Diaz, with a new edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!"

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FJHS Assistant Principal

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: June 27, 2018

Welcome to another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" Say hello to our new FJHS assistant principal Alicia Mailhot! #FCSWildcatPride

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FHS School Counselor

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: June 27, 2018

Guess who has another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat?!?!" Say hello to our newest Wildcat, Kelly! #FCSWildcatPride

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Natalie Weaver, Elementary Art

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: June 14, 2018

Guess who has another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" Say hello and welcome our new elementary art teacher, Natalie Weaver! 

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Robyn Donisi

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: June 12, 2018

Welcome to another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" This edition introduces our new Assistant Superintendent, Mrs. Robyn Donisi!

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Lucas George

Meet-a-Wildcat

Posted on: June 12, 2018

Welcome to another edition of "Meet-a-Wildcat!" This edition introduces us to the new Social Studies teacher at FHS, Lucas George! #FCSWildcatPride

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Foundation Awardees

School Board Thanks Foundation

Posted on: June 12, 2018

Thanks again to the McLane Foundation for all their generous donations throughout the year. You've impacted so many students in the Franklin community and we are unable to thank you enough. #FCSWildcatPride 

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Student Achievement May 21

Posted on: May 30, 2018

Franklin Board honors students for achievement   At its May 21 Board meeting, the Franklin Board of Education honored a number of students for achievement.    Eleven students were honored for earning Straight A's for 10 consecutive

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Dahkota Molnar-Barnhart Poll Pass Winner

Pool Pass Winner

Posted on: May 21, 2018
Dahkota Molnar-Barnhart was the winner of the Franklin Summer Pool Pass Raffle for having his Tdap and Meningitis vaccine record to the nurse before 6th grade camp. 
Congratulations, Dahkota!
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AW 2nd grade

AW Updates

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Narnia retold by Anthony Wayne 2nd graders in Mrs. Parker’s class!

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AW Post Office Trip

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Anthony Wayne 3rd graders visited the Log Post Office, Harding House and then stopped for lunch at Pisanello’s!  What a great day of active learning!

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AW Career Lunch

Posted on: May 21, 2018

2nd grade ‘Career Lunch’.  Anthony Wayne graders from Mrs. Parker’s class wrote about their dreams for a future career and then enjoyed lunch with folks in that career field to learn even more!

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Erin Trusdell

Meet a Wildcat (Hunter Principal)

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Welcome to our new PR campaign "Meet a Wildcat!" As we bring new staff to the district, we want to introduce them to you, the community. Our first new Wildcat for the 18-19 school year to participate is the new principal of Hunter Elementary School, Mrs. Erin Truesdell #FCSWildcatPride 

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District Art Show

District Art Show

Posted on: May 3, 2018

Come and check out the District Art Show this Saturday!

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Color Guard

Color Guard Tryouts

Posted on: April 25, 2018

The Franklin High School Color Guard will be holding tryouts for the upcoming 2018 season.  All students that will be entering 8th grade or higher for the 2018-2019 school year are welcome to try out.   Tryouts will be held on May 7,8,9,10

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Student Achievement

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Board Honors Students for Achievement At its April 23 Board meeting, the Franklin Board of Education honored a number of students for achievement. Ben Blaha and Isaac Elam, Schenck Elementary, were honored for earning Straight As for 10 consecutive quarters.

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McClain Foundation Scholarships

Posted on: April 24, 2018

A message from FHS Administration, Mrs. Fromm and Mr. Voynovich:   "Today, we informed the students who are being awarded scholarships from the McLane Foundation. The McLane Foundation gave us additional money this year, so we were able to

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WiSTEM Camp

WiSTEM @ Sinclair

Posted on: April 20, 2018

WiSTEM (Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) Camp will give young women in high school the opportunity to explore different fields of study associated with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Each day these high school-aged

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Student Achievement Gerke

Board Honors Student Achievement

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Board Honors Students for Achievement: At its March 26 board meeting, the Franklin Board of Education honored three Gerke Elementary students for earning straight As for 10 quarters. Students honored were, from left: Brooke Hurst, Austin Hitte, and

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Preschool Mixer

Preschool Mixer!

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Check out information about the upcoming "Kindergarten Readiness" event for the Early Childhood Center. It's a Preschool Mixer!!!

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Kindergarten Book Fair Event

Kindergarten Family Event

Posted on: April 10, 2018

What?!? Wildcats & Hotdogs! Count me in for the upcoming Kindergarten Book Fair Event! #WildcatPride

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Title One Assessment

Posted on: April 10, 2018

Franklin Guard

Posted on: April 9, 2018

The Franklin Winter Guard will be hosting a Friends and Family performance event on Tuesday April 17th, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at Franklin High School.  This is an open performance for anyone in the community and for family and friends that were unable to

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OFCC Timelines

Posted on: March 20, 2018

Franklin Board of Education embarks on OFCC timeline for new facilities   On January 22, the Franklin Board of Education signed an agreement with architecture firm SHP Leading Design, a key step in the process necessary for the district to seek

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Schenck Principal Message

Schenck Elementary

Posted on: March 15, 2018

Please see information below concerning a message from Schenck Elementary Principal:

 

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NTHS Students

NTHS

Posted on: March 5, 2018

Eleven Franklin High Students inducted into the NTHS   On February 22, Warren County Career Center inducted 87 students into the National Technical Honor Society. Inductees included 11 students whose home school is Franklin High School. Pictured

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Student Achievement Students Honored

Board Honors Students

Posted on: March 5, 2018

Board honors students for achievement. At its Feb. 26 board meeting, the Franklin Board of Education honored three Hunter Elementary students for earning straight As for 10 quarters. Students honored were, from left: Brienna Dodds (grade 6), Brooke

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Girl Scout Flyer

Girl Scout Program!

Posted on: February 27, 2018

The Peace and Friendship program starts on Tuesday, February 27 (3:20 to 4:20). The program will need at least 12 girls to follow through. It's free for those who request financial aid and fill out the registration form. 

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SWBL Cheerleaders

Cheerleaders Win SWBL Title

Posted on: February 26, 2018

FHS Varsity Cheer Squad wins SWBL The Franklin Varsity Competition Cheer Squad won their 11th consecutive SWBL title at a competition at Franklin High School on February 17. The 17-member squad includes seniors Karalyne Dreyer, Kaitlyn Jones, Karli Kinser,

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Sweeney Todd poster

Sweeney Todd Production

Posted on: February 23, 2018

Franklin High School to stage Sweeney Todd   Franklin High School will present Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd on March 16, 17 and 18. The musical will be under the direction of Jeff Sams, with the pit orchestra directed by Josh

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FJHS Students at Reheasal

FJHS Production

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Franklin Junior High to present Romeo, You Idiot   Everyone knows the story: Romeo and Juliet's romance overcame serious obstacles including itchy poison ivy, mafia rivalries, and a wooing vampire. Nothing could tear them apart. Nothing except

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Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration

Posted on: February 13, 2018

Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be held: Thursday, March 15      Hampton Bennett Central Registration Center      4:30-7:30 p.m.   Kindergarten students must turn 5 by August

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#WildcatPride Press Release

District Hashtag Selection

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Please see the attached press release concerning the recent adoption of a district-wide hashtag for social media. 

#WildcatPride Hashtag Press Release

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Elementary Band Flyer

Elementary Band

Posted on: February 5, 2018

UPDATE: Due to the weather the Instrument Fitting Night that was scheduled for tonight has been canceled and moved to Wednesday February 21 from 5pm - 7pm in the High School Band Room.    "Current 5th and 6th graders interested in band for

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FJHS Yearbook

FJHS Yearbooks

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Order your YEARBOOK now! Online ordering is available. Simply visit YBPAY.LIFETOUCH.COM and use the FJHS school code of #6583018 or ask for an order form from the office to pay by cash or check. Don't miss out, Order

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Franklin Night with Detroit Pistons

Franklin Night in Detroit

Posted on: January 31, 2018

Due to the success of the Franklin nights in Indy, the Detroit Pistons want to pack the stands at a home game for Luke Kennard See information attached!  

Franklin Night in Detroit Flyer

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Spanish National Honor Society

Spanish National Honor Society

Posted on: January 29, 2018

Congratulations to the students pictured below for being inducted into the Spanish National Honor Society this past week!  A link to the program is included, outlining current and newly inducted members:  Spanish National Honor Society Program

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Updated Press Release

Press Release

Posted on: January 25, 2018

Please see the update to the press release from FHS principal Kelli Fromm:

January 25 Update

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Elementary Volleyball Clinic

Posted on: January 10, 2018

The Franklin Volleyball Program is hosting a spring league for 3rd-6th grade girls interested in playing volleyball. The league will be conducted by Franklin volleyball coaches and former players. The league will consist of 2 weeks of fundamentals and 2 weeks

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Project Excellence Teaching Nominations

Posted on: January 5, 2018

Do you know an excellent teacher that deserves recognition? Consider nominating them for Project Excellence's 2018 Excellence in Teaching Award. Click here  for the paper nomination form. Visit http://www.apcwc.org/project-excellence/ for more

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Muse Machine

AW Muse Machine

Posted on: January 3, 2018

MUSE performing artist Michael Lippert collaborated with Anthony Wayne fifth and sixth grade students and teachers to create an original performance based upon difficult to learn economics and science concepts (force and motion).  Students performed for

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Anthony Wayne Gratitude

Anthony Wayne Gratitude

Posted on: January 3, 2018

On behalf of the entire Anthony Wayne school community we give thanks to all of our amazing partnerships for their commitment of time, energy, and resources to our students, families, and staff.  We are all overwhelmed with appreciation and gratitude to

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Inclement Weather

Posted on: January 2, 2018

January 2, 2018 Parents and Guardians: It’s that time of year again! The cold weather is upon us and during these freezing temperatures, often times, the district operates on a two-hour delay: Plan A, schedule. The direct language of Plan A is

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Press Release FHS

Press Release

Posted on: March 27, 2018

Please see attached press release from Superintendent, Dr. Michael Sander.

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Girl Scout Troop 32549

School Board Honors Girl Scout Troop

Posted on: January 31, 2018

Board honors students for achievement: At its Jan. 22 board meeting, the Franklin Board of Education honored Girl Scout Troop 32549 for their work in constructing buddy benches for the district's elementary playgrounds. A buddy bench is a special place

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