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Franklin Elementary PTO



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

  • Jun 01, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Franklin Elementary School - Field, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    Franklin Color Day & Fun Run will be on Wednesday, June 1st (rain date: June 8th). As part of the fun run, we are raising funds for the Refugee and Immigrant Assistance Center (RIAC). If Franklin collectively raises $2000, Principal Chitty will get a pie in the face at the end of the school year!
  • Jun 02, 7:30 PM
    Franklin School Elementary - Library, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    Come join us for our last PTO Meeting of the year with Principal Chitty in the Franklin Library! Meeting is at 7:30pm - room parents will meet at 7pm!
  • Jun 06, 6:00 PM
    Franklin Elementary School - Field, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    The Franklin End of Year School Picnic is on Monday, June 6th at 6:00pm on the Franklin Field! The rain date is set for Tuesday, June 7th at 6pm. If you would like to order a large cheese pizza from Pizza Market, they are $13 each. The link to order is in our event details!
  • Jun 12, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    Chez Vous Roller Rink, 11 Rhoades St, Boston, MA 02124, USA
    Please join us for Franklin Family Day at Chez Vous Roller Rink on Sunday, June 12, 2022 from 12pm - 3pm! $15 entry includes skate rental, vouchers available* 11 Rhoades Street, Boston, MA 02124 RSVP: Please email number of people coming to
  • Jun 15, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    SignUpGenius will be in the event details!
    We will set up a SignUpGenius with specific supplies and snacks that we're looking for like popcorn, chocolate, oatmeal, seltzer water, KIND bars, paper towels, coffee cups, stirrers, creamers, and more! Let's show the teachers at Franklin how much we appreciate them!
  • Jun 15, 11:40 AM
    Franklin Neighborhood, 125 Derby St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA
    Save the date for our Franklin Spring Friendship Walk on Wednesday, June 15th at 11:40AM! Following the success of our fall event, we have decided to hold a spring Franklin Friendship Walk, in which buddy classes will walk together, side by side, through our school's neighborhood.
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


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


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

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We have opportunities to fit all schedules