April 5, 2019
Marvelous Math Day Coming April 14
Get ready to solve puzzles, build cup towers, construct 3D models and more at this year's Marvelous Math Day set for Sunday, April 14 from 1-3 p.m. in the Franklin gym. Join your Franklin and Randall friends for a family-friendly afternoon of self-guided exploration, games and puzzles celebrating math.  

We need a few volunteers to help with set up and clean up of this event. If you are able to help, please email Leigh Luedtke at jimandleigh@gmail.com . Also, if you have a favorite math game or activity you would like to share at the event, please email Leigh. Thanks!
Randall Appreciation Dinner
Our annual staff appreciation dinner is next week!  On Thursday, April 11, we will celebrate our wonderful staff with a delicious meal. Pizza and sandwiches will be donated by Roman Candle and Barriques. We particularly need donation help with fruit, salads, flowers and clean up help. Thank you!

Eat Dinner with Gates & Brovi and
Support Our Schools!
On April 10th, Gates & Brovi will be donating 15% of sales to Franklin/Randall. 
Be sure to mention Franklin/Randall schools while dining in or placing a to go order on the 10th.
Thanks for all you do to support the PTO and our schools!
Join the PTO Board
Are you interested in getting more involved in Franklin & Randall schools? Do you want to know more about what happens there then the typical “fine” and “nothing” answers to questions from your kids? Would you like to get to know and work with other wonderful Franklin/Randall parents & staff? If so- please consider joining our PTO Board for the 2019/2020 school year. We have a number of Officer and At-Large positions available to match different levels of availability! Please send an email to  president@franklinrandallpto.org  if you’re interested or have questions. We’d love to have you join us!
Last Call for Popcorn Volunteers!
There are two spots available for volunteers on Friday, May 3 from 7:45 to 10:45 to pop popcorn for the students at Randall Elementary. No experience necessary! If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Darcy Lee at darcylee1805@gmail.com .
Franklin Lost & Found
Don't forget to check the Franklin Lost and Found when you come for Parent-Teacher conferences this month! All items left unclaimed will be sorted and donated after conferences April 15th. Thank you.
Latino Parent Empowerment Group
Meeting Report
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Per request of some parents, the meeting was moved 30 minutes earlier. We had a smaller crowd this time. A circle of 16 parents felt intimate, a perfect setting for the night’s main topic,  Discipline at Home.

Franklin Donations
Doing a little spring cleaning? 

Please consider donating any outgrown snow pants, coats, boots, mittens, or elastic waistband pants to the Franklin Health Office. They will go to great use next year. 

Thank you! 
Goals of the Franklin-Randall Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) include helping children, parents, teachers and schools build a strong and positive school community.
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