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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

  • "Dine for a Cause" at Fiorella's Restaurant Fundraiser
    "Dine for a Cause" at Fiorella's Restaurant Fundraiser
    Fiorella's Cucina
    Jan 24, 11:30 AM – 9:00 PM
    Fiorella's Cucina, 187 North St, Newton, MA 02460, USA
    Come support a delicious local Italian restaurant on Monday, January 24th, from 11:30AM - 9:00PM and the Franklin PTO will get 15% of sales! Mention "Franklin PTO" and support your school!
  • Franklin FORJ MLK Jr. Book Discussion
    Franklin FORJ MLK Jr. Book Discussion
    Please see event details to register!
    Jan 27, 7:30 PM
    Please see event details to register!
    Register for Franklin FORJ Book Discussion (Zoom - Jan 27, 7:30 pm): MLK Jr.'s 1967 and final book Where Do We Go From Here: Community or Chaos? REGISTER HERE: https://bentley.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIlcuippj8jGtJPbTtFH9F_Ahl19CZ5VClV
  • Principal Coffee with Superintendent David Fleishman and NPS School Committee Members
    Principal Coffee with Superintendent David Fleishman and NPS School Committee Members
    Zoom link is in the event details
    Feb 11, 8:30 AM – 9:15 AM EST
    Zoom link is in the event details
    Our third principal coffee of the year will be on Friday, February 11th from 8:30am - 9:15am with Principal Mark Chitty, Superintendent David Fleishman, and NPS School Committee Members!
  • Franklin Acts of Kindness - Submissions Due by 8:00pm!
    Franklin Acts of Kindness - Submissions Due by 8:00pm!
    Link to form in the event details!
    Feb 15, 8:00 PM
    Link to form in the event details!
    During the week of Valentine's Day and National Random Acts of Kindness Day, we wanted to get Franklin to spread the love and share the kindness! Between now and February 15th, do one act of kindness (or more!) and share it with us!
  • PTO Meeting with Principal Mark Chitty
    PTO Meeting with Principal Mark Chitty
    Zoom links are in the event details!
    Jan 20, 7:30 PM
    Zoom links are in the event details!
    Come join us at our second PTO meeting of the year! Principal Mark Chitty and school psychologist, Dr. Toni-Marie Kelly, will discuss their team’s professional learning about a Culturally Responsive Approach to Trauma and other facets of Social-Emotional Learning and Support at Franklin School.
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