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Franklin Elementary PTO

 

Welcome

If you're a parent or guardian of a Franklin student, or a teacher in the school, you are automatically a member of the Franklin Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). See the latest news below. Sign up for our email list (below) to stay up to date.

The full list of events, upcoming and past are available on our Calendar page.

Upcoming Events

  • Franklin Halloween Bash
    Franklin Halloween Bash
    Franklin Elementary School - Field
    Oct 30, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Franklin Elementary School - Field, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    The Franklin Halloween Bash 2021 will be Saturday, October 30th from 2pm - 4pm (rain date: Oct 31st). Come dressed in your costumes, and enjoy the fun at Franklin Elementary's Field! Tickets are available to purchase online - please see event details below.
  • IvyMath Fundraiser - Sign up for a FREE math assessment for your student and raise $50 for the Franklin PTO!
    IvyMath Fundraiser - Sign up for a FREE math assessment for your student and raise $50 for the Franklin PTO!
    https://ivymath.com/
    Nov 01, 8:00 AM – Nov 12, 8:00 PM
    https://ivymath.com/
    IvyMath provides math enrichment, coaching & tutoring for grades 3-8. Sign up for a FREE math assessment with IvyMath and raise $50 for the Franklin PTO! Go to IvyMath.com to sign up!
  • Franklin School Construction Project Virtual Update with Mayor Fuller, the City of Newton, and NPS
    Franklin School Construction Project Virtual Update with Mayor Fuller, the City of Newton, and NPS
    Please pre-register to get the zoom link!
    Nov 01, 6:00 PM
    Please pre-register to get the zoom link!
    Please join us for a Franklin School Construction Project Virtual Update on November 1st at 6pm! Please pre-register using the link below: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_aahi7CTXT0K2d6RTg9ovqQ
  • Dining for Dollars Fundraiser with Ward 4 Restaurant
    Dining for Dollars Fundraiser with Ward 4 Restaurant
    Ward 4 Restaurant
    Nov 03, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Ward 4 Restaurant, 277 Auburn St, Auburndale, MA 02466, USA
    Our "Dining for Dollars" fundraising event is on Wednesday, November 3rd, from 4pm - 10pm. Dine in or order takeout by calling 617-964-5800. You must mention "Franklin" when ordering on the phone or dining in. The Franklin PTO will get 15% of the sale!
  • Franklin Picture Retake Day
    Franklin Picture Retake Day
    Franklin Elementary School
    Nov 15, 9:00 AM
    Franklin Elementary School, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    Franklin Picture Retake Day is on Monday, November 15, 2021. Photo retakes will be done in the morning during school hours. If you want your child to do a retake, please have them bring their portrait package back to school to give to the photographer on retake day.
  • Franklin Virtual Book Fair
    Franklin Virtual Book Fair
    Scholastic Link to the Franklin Book Fair
    Nov 16, 8:00 AM – Nov 29, 10:00 PM
    Scholastic Link to the Franklin Book Fair
    The Franklin Scholastic Book Fair is back! Mark your calendars for November 16th – November 29th!
  • Principal Coffee
    Principal Coffee
    Franklin Elementary School - Tent
    Nov 19, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
    Franklin Elementary School - Tent, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    Our second principal coffee of the year will be on Friday, November 19th from 8:30am - 9:30am with Principal Mark Chitty! We will be meeting outside under the school tent (rain or shine) and we will have Dunkin' Donuts coffee and light refreshments available. Come to ask your questions!
  • Franklin Turkey Feather Day & Food Drive
    Franklin Turkey Feather Day & Food Drive
    Franklin Elementary School
    Nov 22, 8:00 AM – 8:20 AM
    Franklin Elementary School, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    On Monday, November 22, have your child bring their decorated turkey feather and any donations for the Centre Street Food Pantry to the front of the school between 8:00AM and 8:20AM. They are looking for seven specific food items only. Thank you!
Support the Franklin PTO

The PTO depends on the generosity of parents to staff and fund our many events each year, primarily the enriching Creative Arts & Sciences program offered by Newton Public Schools. Register for an event above or support the PTO in one of the valuable ways below.

Suggested contribution of $75

Supports Creative Arts & Sciences

Field Trips | Teacher Appreciation

Technology | Events

SHOP

Show your school spirit with Franklin Falcons apparel and gear!  The sweatshirts and T-shirts are our most popular items.

VOLUNTEER

Our PTO is all about the people who make it possible. 

Want to learn how to help? 

We have opportunities to fit all schedules