Franklin Elementary Staff
Franklin Elementary Staff
Gold Star Winners
Gold Star Winners
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Franklin Elementary

505 Lester Street, 

Cadillac, MI 49601

Phone: 231.876.5200  

Fax: 231.876.5221

Principal: Jaime Heuker

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

Gold Star Winners

Congratulations to the following students who received an "Gold Star Award" for the month of January!  Koralei S.  Jorddan R., Alexander T., Lydia S., Bailey W., Grant W., Logan S., Zidane C., Brayden H., Ava S., Rowan S., Caden L., Sara W., Riley T., Reese F., Madison C., Christian G., Kittie A., Zander Y., Macie O., Olivia P., Jett H., Cameron P., Elisha T., Bryan R., Clover L., and Emily W.

Marvelous Music Makers Award - Mrs. Rensberry's Class

PE Powerhouse Award - Mr. Helsel's Class

Awesome Artists Awards - Mrs. Mrs. Draper's Class


"Click-n-Go" Info
Activities and Events

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

Sweetheart Dance Saturday, February 25th at Mackinaw Trail Middle School

Franklin's Sweetheart Dance will be on Saturday, February 25th at the Mackinaw Trail Middle School @ 6-8:30 PM. 
The dance is for Franklin girls and their male guest.

Please join us for "A Night on the Beach".  Franklin Elementary girls invite that special guy in your life to dance the night away. Your special someone can be your Dad, Grandpa, Uncle, Cousin or older brother (18 years or older).

$10.00 per couple ($2.00 more per additional daughter)  

Cost includes entrance to the dance, a trip to the photo booth, and a little surprise for our Franklin Girls.  

The evening will include, dancing, snacks, drinks, photo booth and raffle prizes.  Professional photography will be available for an additional fee.  

Picture order forms will be available the night of the dance.  

3rd and 4th Grade Ski Program 2017

Ski dates are January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and February 7, 14, 21, 28 and March 7. 

All initial registration forms are due by December 6, 2016 along with the first ski payment.  

Registration includes permission slip, signed rental form and liability form.  

A liability form must be signed regardless of whether or not the student rents equipment.  





Extra registration forms are located in the rack outside the office door.

PTO Box Top Event ends February 24th, 2017


Please clip and submit Box Tops to your child's teacher no later than Friday, February 24th.  

One classroom per wing will win an extra recess!!! 

Remember that every Box Top is worth 10¢ for your school. 

Spring Concert for 3rd and 4th Graders Wednesday, April 12th @ 7 pm

The Spring Concert will be held at the Cadillac High School Auditorium. 

The 3rd Graders should plan to wear something "Jazzy!"  

Be creative and have fun! 


The 4th Graders will be performing "Informance" (informational performance).  

4th Grade students are asked to wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes. 

Comfortable clothing should be school appropriate that the students can move in.

Please use clothing you already own or can easily borrow.  

General Information

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 2016-2017   

September 26

October 17

November 21

December 19

January 23

February 27

March 20

April 17 

May 15

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

Franklin Calendar
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