Welcome to Franklin Middle School!
- March 30-April 3: Spring Break
- April 6: Strategic Planning Day, no school for students
- April 16: End of 3rd Quarter, 2-hour early release for students
- April 17: Teacher Workday, no school for students
- 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.
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.
Let's Talk College!
Have you heard about the increasingly competitive college application process? Want to know how to prepare your child?
On Monday, March 23 at 7pm, Chantilly High School Student Services will offer a "Let's Talk College!" program for middle school and 9th grade students and their families in the Chantilly HS Auditorium. This program will review the concept of a four-year plan for high school and what colleges consider in the admissions process. Students and families are urged to attend. Please click here for the informational flyer.
"Bullying, Cyberbullying, and Youth Depression"
Please join us at Rocky Run Middle School at 7:00pm on Wednesday, April 29 for a presentation by Mr. John Halligan. Mr. Halligan will share the personal story of his son Ryan, along with strategies for dealing with bullying, cyberbullying, and teen depression. Students will hear Mr. Halligan's presentation during the school day. Please click here for the event flyer.
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.
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.
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!
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