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Please scroll down to see some of the highlights from the 2018-2019 school year.
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Students receiving their awards Two Students Are Winners In WQED Writers Contest
Congratulations to Frankin Third Grader Sydney Kellander and Fourth Grader Adele Stamenov, who are Winners in the 2019 WQED Young Writers Contest. 
Ms. O'Rourke and Sam Sam Bell Finishes In Third Place In Spelling Bee
Franklin Third Grader Sam Bell finished in Third Place in the 2019 Third Grade Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Bethel Park. 
Student writing a kind message on a sticky note Fourth Graders Participate In Random Acts Of Kindness Week
Mrs. Meucci's students were spreading the love during Random Acts of Kindness Week. 
Student and parent with an iPad Families Have Fun Learning Together
Franklin families had fun learning to code together, thanks to the WQED/PBS Family Creative Learning Series! 
Adele Stamenov Congratulations, Adele Stamenov!
Congratulations to Frankin Fourth Grader Adele Stamenov, who was a Runner Up in the 2019 NASA Student Art Contest! 
Student with his business This Year's Gifted Expo Theme Was 'Business Fair And Entrepreneurial Expo'
This year's Elementary Gifted Convention had a "Business Fair and Entrepreneurial Expo" theme. 
Two students holding paper likenesses of themselves First And Second Graders Participate In The Library's Kids Pick Program
Franklin First and Second Graders enjoy participating in the Library's Kids Pick Program. 
Mrs. Clancy and her students holding up their thermometers Baby, It's Cold Outside!
Franklin First Graders in Mrs. Clancy's Room decided to do some investigating to determine exactly how cold is cold! 
The Geode Guy giving a demonstration to a group of students Jeff The Geode Guy Returns To Franklin
Franklin students look forward to the annual visit to their school by Jeff the Geode Guy! 
Two students look on as Mr. Schnupp measures the height of their tower Second Graders Study States Of Matter
Franklin Second Graders had fun studying the three states of matter. 
Mrs. Doumont and two representatives from the Pennsylvania Department of Education Franklin Received Title I Distinguished School Award
Franklin was one of 153 Pennsylvania Schools to recieve the 2018-2019 Distinguished Title 1 Schools Award from the PA Department of Education. 
Two students participating in a Makey activity Fourth Graders Have Fun With Holiday STEAM Activities
Franklin Fourth Graders in Mrs. Meucci's and Mrs. Luzader's room had fun participating in Holiday STEAM-themed activities! 
Eight students holding the Rachel's Challenge Banner Franklin Students Accept Rachel's Challenge
Franklin students were excited to accept Rachel's Challenge! 
Mrs. Gallaher and Mrs. Luzader Congratulations, Mrs. Gallaher and Mrs. Luzader
Franklin Fourth Grade Teachers Mrs. Gallaher and Mrs. Luzader received Apple Awards from NSTOY-PA! 
Mrs. Galloway and three students Students Improve Their Math Skills During Hawk Time
Second Graders had fun learning about Place and Digit Values during Hawk Time. 
Student working with a lever Students Are 'Mad' About Science
Franklin students are staying after school to participate in a program offered by Mad Science. 
Mia Hogue Congratulations, Mia Hogue!
Franklin Third Grader Mia Hogue was selected as a winner in a Fire Prevention Poster Contest, sponsored by the Allegheny County Volunteer Fire Fighters Association. 
Thank You Banner for the Veterans Thank You, Veterans!
Franklin students worked hard to thank the Veterans in their families on Veterans Day. 
Four students trying to use their hands while wearing animal paws Squonk Visits Franklin
Franklin students annually look forward to a visit to their school from Squonk, to learn about some cool, STEAM-themed topics! 
The winning student with her launcher Fourth Graders Go Pumpkin Chunkin'
Franklin Fourth Graders enjoy the challenge of building a launcher to go Pumpkin Chunkin'! 
Eight Franklin students dressed up for Hollywood Dress Up Day Students Have Fun On Hollywood Dress Up Day
Franklin students had fun on Hollywood Dress Up Day! 
Office Depot Manager Rich Davis and Franklin Principal Mrs. Doumont stand behind all of the school supplies Franklin Receives $1,500 Worth Of School Supplies From Office Depot
Franklin Elementary School was selected by the local Office Depot store to receive $1,500 worth of school supplies. 
Mrs. Crowley Mrs. Crowley Receives $1,200 Math Grant
Franklin Third Grade Teacher Lindsay Crowley was awarded a grant from Explore Learning, valued at $1,225 
Student with his store Second Graders Build Franklin City
Second graders in Mrs. Vescovi’s room learned how to be urban planners, as they worked together to create Franklin City. 
Franklin Principal Teresa Doumont Franklin Named A Distinguished Title I School
The Pennsylvania Department of Education named Franklin a 2018-2019 Distinguished Title I School! 
Six students with crutches or walkers Kindergarten Students Learn Disability Awareness
Franklin Kindergarten students learned Disability Awareness, thanks to a hands-on presentation from Easter Seals. 
Student with her collage Fourth Graders Use Their Creativity To Make Collages
Franklin Fourth Graders had a great time using their creativity to make collages in the style of Eric Carle. 
Mrs. Doumont, Mrs. Meucci and four students Students Have Fun On Wacky Wednesday
Franklin students had fun coming to school in their craziest clothes to celebrate Wacky Wednesday! 
Two students and Mrs. Jones presenting Kindergarten Students Learn About The Life Cycle Of The Butterfly
Mrs. Jones' Kindergarten students enjoyed sharing their knowledge about the life cycle of the Monarch butterfly with Fourth Graders in Mrs. Meucci's Room! 
Student and principal by the Dr. Seuss mural Welcome to the 2018-2019 School Year!
The First Day of School for the 2018-2019 school year was Tuesday, August 21 and Franklin students were READY!