The FHS boys and girls basketball teams are selling GOLD CARDS from now until Christmas. The cards are $20 each and will allow you to take advantage of several discounts from many of our local businesses. Please contact AD Dan Sylvester at dsylvester@gm.sau18.org. Checks payable to FHS Basketball. Thanks so much for your support!
1 day ago, Dan Sylvester - Athletic Director
Dear Franklin Families, I am reaching out to notify you that a staff member at the elementary school tested positive today for Covid-19. The staff member has been out of school for over a week during the exposure period so no close contacts have been identified. I hope that everyone enjoys a great Thanksgiving break and we will see everyone back in school on Monday. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
4 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families, I am pleased to report that we have 0 reported cases today in the School District. The middle school is down to 2 active cases so we will be moving from 6ft. distancing to 3 ft. distancing tomorrow. Should there be no other cases at the middle school over the Thanksgiving break, the middle school will move to mask optional when we return next Monday. I hope everyone has a safe and healthy Thanksgiving break. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
5 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families, I have been notified that a student at the high school tested positive today for Covid-19. The student was not in school during the infectious period so no close contacts were identified. I hope that everyone has a great weekend. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
8 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families, I have been notified of 2 student positive cases at the high school and 1 positive case at the elementary school since Tuesday afternoon. Close contact notifications have been made in 1 high school case and the elementary case. The 2nd high school case did not require any close contact notifications as the student was not in school during the infectious period. The elementary classroom with the positive case will be masked up for the next 14 days. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
9 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families: We have two new positive covid cases to report. There is 1 student at PSS. That student's last day in school was 11/15 and notifications are being made. Second case is a student at FHS. The last day that student was in school was 11/12 and symptoms began 11/13. Notifications are being made. Also a reminder that there is no school for students tomorrow on November 17. This is an inservice day for staff.
11 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families, I have 2 positive cases to report today- 1 case at the middle school and 1 case at the elementary school. Notifications for those two cases are being made for anyone who may have had close contact. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent
12 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Dear Franklin Families, I have been notified that a student at the high school, a student at the middle school, and two students at the elementary school have tested positive today for Covid-19. The high school student has been in school this week and close contact notifications are being made. The middle school student has been out of school for a week so no close contacts were identified. The two students at the elementary school were not in school during their infectious period so no close contacts were identified. I hope you have an enjoyable weekend. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
15 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Dear Franklin Families, I have been notified of 2 students at the elementary school and 2 students at the high school testing positive today for Covid 19. 1 case at the elementary school and 1 case at the high school were expected and the students have been out of school for over a week. Notifications for the other two cases are being made. A reminder that schools are closed tomorrow in obsevance of Veteran's Day. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
17 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Here's the link to the You Tube Video of our Virtual Veterans Day Assembly! https://youtu.be/hn-Kc9ubVoc Here's the link to the PowerPoint. https://bit.ly/3F64JYK Thank you Veterans and your families for your service! D
17 days ago, Ken Darsney (Mr. D)
BAE Systems FOCUS Program is now accepting applications from high school students with an interest in STEM. The FOCUS program gives high school students hands-on experience in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through classwork and team projects led by BAE Systems employees – allowing them explore STEM careers in depth before choosing any one path. The program demonstrates the basic principles and applications of software, mechanical, and electrical engineering through a small scale robotics competition. Guided by experienced engineers, FOCUS projects simulate a real-world atmosphere, where students work through various elements of a project lifecycle - including development, production, testing, finance, and project management. Schedule and eligibility: • Eighteen students per session • Three, 11-week sessions offered per year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) • Sessions held Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m. in Nashua, NH There are two ways for interested students to apply: 1. Utilize the online application available via Tallo: https://app.tallo.com/application/5393/view (*students will be prompted to create a free profile in Tallo before being redirected to the application) 2. Fill out and email back the attached application to focus.nashua@baesystems.com The application period for our January 2022 program will be open until November 30. If you have any questions about the FOCUS program, please contact us at focus.nashua@baesystems.com Thank you, FOCUS Program Team **See Ms. Marcotte in RM 300 if you need assistance with the application
18 days ago, Joanna Marcotte
Dear Franklin Families, I have been notified that a staff member at the elementary school tested positive today for Covid 19. Close contact notifications are being made and those close contacts will be asked to mask up when 6ft. distancing cannot be maintained for the next 14 days. I also wanted to remind you to fill out our short website/mobile app survey that was emailed out earlier today. Thank you, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
18 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Afternoon Franklin Families, I have been notified of 2 positive cases over the weekend and today. Both cases were at the middle school, a staff member and a student. Close contact notifications are being made at this time. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
19 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
BAE Systems Women in Technology Program is now accepting applications from female high school Juniors and Seniors with an interest in STEM. Women in Technology (WiT) is a collaborative effort between local area high schools and BAE Systems’ Electronic Systems sector. WiT gives female identifying high school students with an aptitude in math and science a practical, hands-on opportunity to explore careers in various technical disciplines. It also provides mentorship to the students to encourage and support them in their pursuit of a technical career. After completing the program, seniors who have been accepted to college with a declared major in engineering are encouraged to apply for a summer internship opportunity at BAE Systems. The program takes place at BAE Systems locations in Southern NH, beginning on January 4 through May 3, 2022. Students will participate on Tuesday afternoons from 2:30-4:30 PM EST. There are two ways for interested students to apply: 1. Utilize the online application available via Tallo: https://app.tallo.com/application/6470/view (*students will be prompted to create a free profile in Tallo before being redirected to the application) 2. Fill out and email back the attached application to wit.es@baesystems.com The application period for our January 2022 program will be open until November 30. If you have any questions about the Women In Technology Program, please contact us at wit.es@baesystems.com Thank you, WIT Program Team **This is a great opportunity. If you need help with the applications or have questions please see Ms. Marcotte in RM 300
22 days ago, Joanna Marcotte
Dear Franklin Families, I am reaching out to notify you that 2 students at the middle school and one student at the high school tested positive today for Covid-19. One of the middle school students has been out of school since last week. The second middle school student and the high school student have been in school this week and close contact notifications are being made. Masking protocols will continue at each school through at least the end of next week. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
23 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Dear Franklin Families, I am reaching out to notify you that a student at the high school tested positive today for Covid-19. Close contact notifications are being made. Please continue to monitor your children for symptoms and keep them home if they are sick. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
24 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Morning Franklin Families Franklin Middle School is in search of a Library Assistant for up to 5.5 hours per day and 5 days per week. Hours and days are flexible and the position can be shared. It's ideal for retirees or family members with school-age children at home. If you love reading and kids or know someone who does, this is the ideal job! Please contact Ken Darsney, Principal (603) 934-5828 or email kdarsney@gm.sau18.org for more information. Thank you for your interest! D
24 days ago, Ken Darsney (Mr. D)
Librarian
Dear Franklin Families, I have been notified that a student at the high school has tested positive for Covid-19. The case was expected and the student has been out of school for more than a week. No new actions need to be taken at this time. Additionally, a correction to the update yesterday. There were 2 middle school student cases, not 3 as was reported. My apologies for the error. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
25 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
Good Morning Franklin Families, I have been notified of 6 positive cases over the weekend and yesterday. 3 students at the middle school, 2 students at the elementary school and 1 staff member at the elementary school have tested positive for Covid-19. The 3 classrooms impacted at the elementary school will implement 6ft. masking for the next 14 days. The entire middle school will continue with 6ft. masking through November 12th. Please continue to screen your children every day for symptoms and keep them home if they are sick. Sincerely, Dan LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
25 days ago, Franklin Schools SAU #18
10/29/21 Dear Franklin Families, I am reaching out to inform you that a middle school student has tested positive for COVID-19.  The student has been out of school since last week so no new actions need to be taken at this time. We will continue masking at the middle and high school through the end of next week and then evaluate where we are at in each school. I hope everyone enjoys the Halloween weekend. Sincerely, Dan  LeGallo SAU 18 Superintendent dlegallo@gm.sau18.org
29 days ago, Franklin High School