Franklin Elementary

505 Lester Street, 

Cadillac, MI 49601

Phone: 231.876.5200  

Fax: 231.876.5221

Principal: Mrs. Jaime Heuker

Start: 8:35am - Dismiss: 3:40pm


Activities & Events

December 15th- Family Game Night @ Franklin hosted by Franklin's PTO

Please join us to play fun family games provided by GameWright


Friday, December 15th 

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

@ Franklin 


Food Concessions will also be available for purchase


Franklin PTO & PTO Today will be giving away 2 Leapfrog Academic Edition Leap Pads during Family Game Night.  Be sure to enter your child when you arrive for a chance to win one of these great Leap Pads.  Drawing will be held at 7:45 pm


All of the GameWright games will also be available for purchase during this event (Prices range from $4 to $25)


Please join us for this great family event!

CAPS / YMCA Afterschool Tutoring Program- November 7th - December 15th

Cadillac Area Public Schools and the YMCA are offering tutoring for our 1st and 2nd grade students emphasizing reading support.  


Application Deadline is October 30th


Tutoring Dates and Time

November 7 - December 15

3:40 - 5:15 pm


Daily activities include:

A Healthy Meal or Snack

Vigorous Physical Activity

Nutrition Education

Academic Tutoring ( Monday, Tuesday & Thursday)


Some Wednesdays and Fridays will feature local, offsite field trips or special programs.



Pre-School Registration

Cadillac Area Public Schools GSRP Pre-School Program - Apply now for Fall Classes 2017

Please call Head Start to make an appointment to start the application process. 

231-775-9781 or 1-800-443-2297

General Information

School Closing and Delay Information

School Closing and Delay Information can be found at our website:


You can also receive a text or email regarding school closings or delays by visiting the website, click on Community and Text/Email alerts. 


Or click More to go directly to the Cadillac News alerts page.


PTO Information

Please consider volunteering.
Volunteer Applications are available in the office.

PTO is now on Facebook.  

Please take a moment to "Like" us on Facebook to get the most recent updates.

Complete PTO meeting minutes will be posted. 

Box Tops:

Cut out the "Box Top" and turn them into the school.

Meijer Community Rewards:

Select JOIN NOW near bottom of the screen

Enter FRANKLIN'S CODE: 285982

Save your JUICE POUCHES!!!  

Flatten your EMPTY juice pouch and collect them in an unsealed baggie. 

Send them to school with your child, or turn them into the collection bin located in the lobby at Franklin.

Franklin Elementary has a PTO Email Address !

Popcorn is sold on Fridays for 25 cents a bag

Student Messages

We encourage handwritten notes from home with any information you would like to share regarding your child's dismissal instructions.


You can also call the office at 231-876-5200 regarding any student messages.


If you contact the teacher directly (i.e. class dojo, remind, email or voicemail)

Please also contact the office.  

Substitute teachers do not have access to teacher's passwords.


We appreciate your help in calling before 3:00 pm to ensure your child receives the proper dismissal instructions.  


Late Start Monday Supervision begins at 9:35 am and Classes begin at 10:05 am

Late Start Monday Dates for 2017- 2018  

September 25

October 16

November 27

December 18

January 22

February 26

March 19

April 16

May 14

Daily Supervision (Except on Late Start Mondays) begins at 8:05 am

Franklin Calendar