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October / 20 / 2016
Transforming Classrooms into 21st Century Learning Environments 
Kennedy, Meadows, and Shirakawa Elementary Schools received new iPads to transform classrooms into technologically rich and highly engaging learning environments. The addition of new technology will assure equitable access for all staff and students. Additionally, it will provide a safe, flexible, and effective learning environment for all students using technology in order to increase academic achievement. 


Board Meeting Calendar

College Connection Academy recognizes Suicide Prevention Awareness through a series of classroom activities and a student-led campaign. Check out the Telemundo 48 News Story! 
Developing Strong Readers: Tips for Parents
Parents, grandparents and other caregivers can do so much to support reading development. In this article, we offer some fun tips that you can do throughout the year to make reading a regular and enjoyable part of your family routine. Visits to the local library, bookstore and even yard sales are great places to find books for your child.

Click here to read more about tips for parents (English, Spanish, Vietnamese)
Going Green with e-Flyers
Franklin-McKinley School District is getting ready to launch a new electronic flyer communication tool called “Peachjar.” This new communication tool will be launching on January 9, 2017.

Click here to read more about Peachjar (English, Spanish, Vietnamese)
   Exercise Your Right to Vote
November 8, 2016 is voting day and we want to remind all parents, guardians, and friends of FMSD to exercise your right to vote. We teach our children the value of civic and community engagement through various lessons and activities during the school year. FMSD will have various polling places on election day.