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What a great first day of school! Thank you PTA and Dad's Club for our delicious BBQ.

Parents, Please return your Registration Update Papers to your Classroom Teacher!


Earlier in the month the District Office mailed you a letter with an access code and asking you to update your emergency information.  There will also be other important school news on the log in as well.  This is paperwork is mandatory and the printed pages are due to the school on or by the first day of school. Registration Papers are due on Friday, August 26.

BCE Spirit Run - Mon 9/5!

BCE annual Spirit Run is here.  Join the fun, get some exercise and help raise funds to benefit all of the BSD schools!


Please visit the BCE Sprit Run information page for details!

Franklin Jog-A-Thon 9/16

Save the date, Sept 16 1-3pm.  Jog-A-Thon is here!  This is our fundraiser for the PTA to support Franklin school needs and community events.  Please visit the Jog-A-Thon page for details.

The Franklin PTA Needs You!!

Get involved and have a direct influence on our Franklin community. Stay connected to what's happening at school and in the district. Kids thrive, families get to know each other, and lifelong friendships are made through the PTA.

We are currently looking for parents to fill the following roles:

VP Community Support

VP Enrichment

If you are interested in talking more about any of our open positions please contact Jenny Viguerie or Joanie Schlampp at


Please note - some event dates may change throughout the year.  Please check back to this website often or subscribe to iCal calendar feed for changes/additions and always refer to your Franklin Falcon Newsletter sent via email every Thursday.


Thurs., August 25 –Fri., Sept. 2 – All K’s will attend 8:30-NOON and TK’s will attend 8:45-12:15

Thurs., August 25 – Fri., Sept. 2– Grades 1-3 attend school from 8:30-2:00

Mon., September 5 – No School – Labor Day Holiday

Tues., September 6– Students in Grades TK-3 begin their regular school schedule: 

TK’s attend 8:45-2:15 daily; K’s attend 8:30-2:00 daily; Students in Grades 1-3 begin their regular schedule: 8:30-3:00

 (except every Tuesday 8:30-2:00).  Please note, there are several “Early Dismissal Days” throughout the year. 

Please refer to this calendar, your Thursday Franklin Falcon, or our website for these days.

Wed., September 7  – Back to School Night (Parents Only) at 6:30 PM.  Followed by a New Parent Meeting in the library at 7:30PM

Fri., September 9 - Early Dismissal – K-5 Students are dismissed at 1:30; TK’s are dismissed at 1:45

September 12 – 16 – Spirit Week! Daily themes TBA.

Thurs., September 15 – Picture Day

Fri., September 19 - Jog-A-Thon Fundraiser 9-Noon.  Class times TBA.

September 19 – 23  – Parent/Teacher Conferences Early Dismissal –ALL Grades - K-5 -  1:30 dismissal; TK 1:45 dismissal.

Sat., September 24 - School wide Beautification Day

September 26 & 27  – Parent/Teacher Conferences continue for Gr. 4 & 5 ONLY– 1:30 dismissal 9/26 and 2:00 dismissal 9/27.

October TBD – Ability Awareness Week

October 27 – Picture Makeups in the morning

Fri., October 28 – Halloween Parade

October 31 & November 1 – No School for Students – Teacher Professional Development Days

Fri., November 11– No School – Veteran’s Day

November 21-25 – No School – Thanksgiving Holiday

November 28 – December 2 – 5th Graders at Outdoor Ed

Mon., December 12 -  Franklin’s Winter Concert - 7 PM in the BIS Auditorium

Fri., December 16 –Early Dismissal – K-5 Students are dismissed at 1:30; TK’s are dismissed at 1:45

December 23 – January 6  – No School, Winter Break

Mon., January 9 – Return to School from Winter Break

Mon., January 16  – No School – Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

January TBD – BCE Read-a-Thon

Sun. January 29– Bowling with the Boys

Sat., February 11  - Sweetheart Dance

February 20-24 - No School – President’s Holiday

Fri., March 10 - No School for Students; Teacher Professional Development Day

March 13-17 – Parent/Teacher Conferences Early Dismissal– For ALL GRADES -  K-5 -  1:30 dismissal; TK 1:45 dismissal

Sat., March 18 – Franklin’s Family Bingo Night  

March 20 & 21  – Parent/Teacher Conferences – continue for Gr. 4 & 5 ONLY– 1:30 dismissal 3/20 and 2:00 dismissal 3/21.

April 3-7 – No School – Spring Break

Wed., April 19 – 5th Grade Picture at 8:45 a.m.

Sat., April 22  – BCE Dinner Dance

May 1-5 – Teacher Appreciation Week/Screen Free Week

Thurs., May 11 – Franklin’s Spring Concert – 7 PM in the BIS Auditorium

Fri., May 12 - Early Dismissal – K-5 Students are dismissed at 1:30; TK’s are dismissed at 1:45.  Founders' Day Celebration.

Mon., May 29 – No School – Memorial Day

Wed., May 31 – Open House – 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Fri., June 2 –Early Dismissal – K-5 Students are dismissed at 1:30; TK’s are dismissed at 1:45

June 3-4 - Big Night Out!

Fri., June 16 - Last Day of School – All Students attend 8:30 – Noon



Parent Volunteers for
The Board of Trustees adopted AR6153, which states: 
Parent volunteers will be required to have a fingerprint clearance on file to drive on school sponsored field trips. 

More information will be posted on our website and included in your "first day of school packet".

BSD Families are invited to use the District Dell Discount

Member Benefits: Burlingame School District:
  • Up to 30% off Dell PCs, Electronics and Accessories
  • Dell Advantage: 5% back + free 2nd business day shipping (Register at Checkout)
  • *NEW! Member Exclusive Store Access: Additional 20% off entire store
To shop: www.dell.com/mpp/burlingameschools
Member ID: GS141660131

Need assistance with a purchase? Email MPP_Sales@Dell.com with your Member ID.  Mon-Fri 8am -5pm CST.

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As we put on sports equipment and costumes - LICE come to visit us at school.  Please help us eradicate this pest by checking for lice at home.  Here is the link to the SMCHLT guidelines for identifying and treating lice.  If you suspect that your child has lice, we'd be happy to help you.  For more information please consult the following site: