Eighteen WRDSB schools receive Ontario EcoSchools certification

We all want to live in a world where we breath fresh air, create less waste, and have a positive impact on our environment – right? Which is why keeping our schools ‘green’ and helping them make the transition to be more environmentally friendly is a large initiative that our Board takes very seriously. Every year, […]

Franklin PS holds ‘explosive’ Science Fair

The students, staff, and surrounding community of Franklin Public School viewed 72 projects by 187 students at their spring Science Fair – where students proudly demonstrated and shared their projects! Students were encouraged to work with friends and family to submit an inquiry-based project for the fair. They showed interests in everything from volcanoes and tsunamis to pollution […]

Potatoes fill Franklin PS

Thanks to the students and staff at Franklin Public School, their potato fundraiser was a huge success! The school community donated 500 pounds of potatoes – not to make French fries – but to help the House of Friendship with their annual Potato Blitz campaign. The Franklin Dream Team led a food drive specifically to collect […]

Franklin PS Update: School Will be Open January 8

Updated at 3:30pm January 7:

Franklin Public School in Kitchener will be open on Thursday, January 8, 2015.

The school was closed for two days due to flooding, caused by a burst sprinkler pipe.

We thank everyone for their patience as we worked to get the school ready to reopen.

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Gym Locations

For school addresses and telephone numbers please see our school listing. (*) Movable wall to Multi-Purpose Room (+) No change rooms Single Gyms and General Purpose rooms may not be suitable for adult sports. Please call the school custodian to arrange to view the gym space to ensure it is adequate for your activity. Kitchener Locations […]

Franklin Family Math Night

Date:  Tuesday, April 12, 2011 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Franklin Public School is hosting a Family Math Night on April 12 from 6-8pm. Join them and explore math activities with your child, play games and learn strategies to make math fun and successful. The goal of the Math Night is to provide a positive math […]

Public Meeting #4 Breslau/Stanley Park Pupil Accommodation Review

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm Everyone is welcome to drop in to an Open House/Public Meeting regarding the Breslau Elementary Schools Pupil Accommodation Review to comment on the Accommodation Review Committee’s draft report and recommendations. The Breslau/Stanley Park Review involves Breslau, Crestview, Franklin, Lackner Woods, Mackenzie King, Smithson, and Stanley Park Public Schools. […]