Welcome to Franklin Middle School!
- May 25: Memorial Day Holiday
- June 6: Born to Run Memorial 5K and Family Fun Run
- A supply list for the 2014-15 school year is available here
Information and News of Interest
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Rising 7th Grade Students
Please click here for a schedule of activities for our rising 7th grade students and parents.
Born to Run Memorial 5K and Family Fun Run
Franklin Middle School will be hosting the 2nd Annual Born to Run Memorial 5K and Family Fun Run on Saturday, June 6th at 8:30am. This year's event is sponsored by the Franklin MS PTA. Proceeds will be donated to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Northern Virginia, with a portion going toward the purchase of patio umbrellas for our FMS students. For more information or to register for the 5K or 1K events, please click here. If you are interested in serving as a volunteer, please click here.
Please join us for this very special community event!
Important Information Regarding SOL Retakes
The Virginia Board of Education is allowing middle school students who narrowly miss passing the SOL tests a chance to retake the tests before the end of the school year. If you believe your student would benefit from a second opportunity to demostrate proficiency, please print and sign the permission form, available here. Signed forms should be returned to the main office as soon as possible.
Oakton High School Jump Start Program
Registration for Oakton High School's Summer Jump Start Program is now open. Jump Start will run from August 11 - 13, from 9:30 - 1:30 each day. Rising freshmen will have the opportunity to participate in tours of the school, Q&A sessions with current students and teachers, peer-building activities, and simulated classroom lessons. Through these activities, students will become adjusted to the culture of Oakton High School. Lunch will be provided by local restaurants; transportation will be provided by FCPS. You will receive an email closer to the date of Jump Start with bus stop information. The cost of the program is $150; checks can be made payable to Oakton High School and mailed to the school in care of Brandon McCulla by August 1. Questions? Please email Jump Start Coordinator Brandon McCulla at: email@example.com. You can register your student using the following link:
SIS Parent Accounts
FCPS is providing SIS parent accounts to each parent of a student at our school. This enables access to view your student's attendance, report card grades, and additional information, establishing another form of communication between home and school. SIS letters have been mailed with instructions for activating your parent account. Please view this short video which contains additional information. If you have further questions, please contact Franklin during normal school hours.
2nd Annual Community Conversation on Teen Stress
You are invited to attend the 2nd Annual Community Conversation on Teen Stress, offered through collaboration between FCPS, Fairfax County government, and the community. The event will focus discussions on student stress and wellness. For more information, please visit www.fcps.edu/dss/summit or click here for the event flyer.
Band Camp Information
Please visit www.FranklinBandCamp.com for more information about summer band camp.
Have you ordered your yearbook yet? Yearbooks are on sale now for $40. Please visit www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter order #5330 to purchase your yearbook today! For more information please visit our News and Events page.
The latest edition of the Kiteline is available here.
Awards and Recognitions
Franklin Middle School is the proud recipient of the 2013 Board of Education Distinguished Achievement Award.
FMS Custodial Staff was recently honored with the distinction of Custodial Staff of the Year, 2012-13, and a Certificate of Recognition for outstanding building and grounds maintenance, 2012-13.
NJHS Service Hours
Please click here for the service record form.
Curious about the Nutrition Program in Fairfax County?
Please visit the following links to learn more about FCPS Food Services.
- FCPS Food and Nutrition Services, http://www.fcps.edu/fs/food/
- FCPS Wellness Policy for Students, http://www.fcps.edu/fs/food/documents/wellnessbrochure.pdf
Reminder! All visitors to the building must report directly to the main office upon arrival.
Mental Health Resource Information