Welcome to Franklin Middle School!
- October 5: After-School Program begins
- October 9: School Planning Day, no school for students
- October 12: Columbus Day holiday
- October 30: Last day of Quarter 1; students released 2 hours early
- A supply list for the 2015-16 school year is available here
Information and News of Interest
Stay connected with FMS! We can be found at FCPSFranklinMS on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram and we encourage parents to "like" or follow us.Follow @FCPSFranklinMS
New Bell Schedule for the 2015-16 School Year
Our new school hours will be 7:30 am - 2:15 pm. A detailed bell schedule is available here.
PTA Membership Information
Parents, please visit the Parents page for information about membership in the PTA and various other resources available to you.
It's not too early to start thinking about ordering a yearbook! Please visit the News and Events page for ordering information. Prices increase after January 31!
FMS Parent/Teen Book Club
Looking for an opportunity to connect with your teen? Consider joining the Parent/Teen Book Club! Please click here for more information.
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Attention students: The online application for TJHSST will be available as of Monday, September 21 at 4:00pm.
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. New account registration will be available after the start of the school year. Please view this short video which contains additional information.
FCPS 24/7 Learning (Blackboard) Parent Accounts
Beginning on September 8, 2015, parents must have a SIS account in order to access FCPS 24/7 Learning (Blackboard) parent accounts, and will use SIS logon information to enter Blackboard. Parents who did not activate their SIS accounts must do so at https://sisparent.fcps.edu in order to access Blackboard.
The Franklin Drama Department is hosting the annual TADA Workshop at Franklin on Saturday, October 17 from 9am until 2pm. All Franklin students are invited to take four classes with local theatre professionals! Classes include special effects makeup, stage combat, Shakespeare, improvisation, dance, musical theatre, slam poetry, lighting design, costume design, miming, and more! The cost of the workshop is only $10.
To participate in the TADA Workshop, fill out the registration form and return it to a drama teacher with payment no later than Friday, October 2. Contact Stephanie Kurspahic at email@example.com with questions.
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