What’s Happening?

Keep up with all the current news and events happening at FHS. Contact Kathy Street to include information in the daily Rebel Report email or Keri Thompson for our daily announcement show Franklin in Five.

Upcoming News and Events

Important Notice for all Seniors
In order to maintain TN Promise eligibility, students are required to watch a 37-minute TN Promise webinar by May 15, 2020.

Online Student Resources
The Williamson County Schools Student Learning Plan and Learning Resources Spring 2020 are available online. Both are posted on the Student Resources page of the WCS website, but these resources must be accessed through each student’s ClassLink dashboard. Videos with instructions on how to access each resource are available in the drop-down menus on the Student Resources page.

Final Exams
Senior exams are scheduled Thursday, May 14 through Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Freshman, sophomores, and juniors will take exams Monday, May 18 through Thursday, May 21, 2020, which is a half day. Please see the Spring Exam Schedule for complete details.

Graduation
Friday, May 22, 2020 at 6:00 pm. Graduation will be held in Allen Arena at Lipscomb University

Checkpoint Driver Safety Classes

To park on campus students must have a driver’s license, attend Checkpoint Driver Safety Class, turn in a completed application and pay the $15 fee. Checkpoint Driver Safety Classes will be held May 13, 2019. Summer dates will be announced.

All classes are held at 6:00 PM in the cafeteria. Please park and enter through back doors of commons area. Parent/Guardian must attend with student.

Parents and students may download the parking application and choose to pay the $15 parking fee online.

Franklin High Featured in InFocus

Number of National Merit Commended
Students Breaks Record

Franklin High contributed 17 students to the total of 88 across Williamson County Schools that were named National Merit Commended Students.

Digital Arts & Design Students
Featured in WCS Week in Review

Digital Arts & Design students spent several days using an online camera simulator and shooting set-ups to learn how to use camera settings.

Williamson County Student Makes History Again
Williamson County high school students have once again broken the district record for the highest number of National Merit Finalists, and Franklin High has ten students who accomplished this great feat.

Franklin High Students Program
Autonomous Vehicles

FHS College, Career and Technical Education students build and program self driving vehicles.

Choir Performs on National Public Radio
The Franklin High Choir was recently invited to perform live on Nashville Public Radio 91 Classical’s Live in Studio C.

Boys’ Golf Wins State Championship
The 2019 boys’ golf team won the state championship for the first time in Franklin High School’s long history.

Franklin High TV and Film Students
Nominated for National Awards

Will McAdams and Ivan Chen are nominees for the 2019 National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences National Student Production Awards.

Franklin High Named Reward School
The Tennessee Department of Education designated WCS as an Exemplary District and announced a record-setting 28 Reward Schools in its annual accountability report.

National Merit Semifinalists Announced
Eleven Franklin High students have been named National Merit Semifinalists.

Learn More About the
International Baccalaureate Programme

Over the next few months, Williamson County students and parents will have the opportunity to attend informational meetings about Franklin High’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.