Franklin High School

Home of the Quakers

5405 SE Woodward StPortland, OR 97206Ph 503-916-5140Fx 503-916-2694

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  • Senior Class Fundraiser

    Chinook Book sales for Senior Class: The senior class is selling Chinook Books to raise money for the senior prom. Buy the book and mobile app for $25 or just the mobile app for $15. They can be purchased through School Pay. Bring your School Pay receipt, cash or check to Elizabeth in the main office to pick up your book or mobile app card.

    Chinook Book  
  • PSAT Testing

    PSAT Testing is October 10th PSAT   

    All 10th graders will be taking the PSAT at Franklin on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. This test is FREE to all 10th graders and they will receive a PSAT Prep/Practice Test Guide in their English class during the week of September 17th

    If you are an 11th grader and wish to retake the PSAT this year to be considered for the National Merit Scholarship you will need to pay for your test. Tests for 11th graders are limited and are available on a first come basis. You can pay for the test on SchoolPay and the fee is $20.00. If you prefer to pay by cash, card or check you can do so with Kristen, the Bookkeeper in room M-136.  Once you have paid see Wes in the VP office M-132 for your PSAT Prep/Practice Test Guide.  If you are on Free/Reduced Lunch you may take the test for free just bring the approval letter that you received from Nutrition Services (or go and request a copy of the letter) and turn it in to Wes in the VP office in M-132.

    All students taking the test must be in the gym seated, and ready to test by 8:10 am on Wednesday October 10, 2018. If you have questions please see Wes in the Main Office or Alice in the Counseling Office. You can also email Alice at




    Franklin Community:


    It’s good to be back this week and I trust that everyone had a relaxing three day weekend. Labor Day unofficially marks the end of summer, but perfectly aligns with the “labor” that students and staff have put these past two weeks.  The day off was well deserved as our school community placed a considerable amount of time and energy into the start of the year, and the investment is paying off.  Our Franklin community is fully demonstrating the Franklin STRONG value of being “Thoughtful” as students, staff, and partners collectively are “putting time and effort into their work.” 


    What is Franklin STRONG?

    Franklin utilizes the Franklin STRONG school-wide reinforcement and acknowledgement system, which supports students in practicing behaviors associated with our Franklin STRONG school wide values and expectations.

    At Franklin we Strive to be: Thoughtful, Respectful, Organized, Neighborly, and Generous


    All staff agree to distribute Franklin STRONG tickets to students who are observed demonstrating our school-wide behavioral expectations. 


    Once they receive the tickets, it is the student’s responsibility to place their tickets in the Franklin STRONG box in the Main Office. Students have the ability to enter their tickets at their own discretion, including saving tickets to increase their odds of winning a drawing.


    Weekly drawings will be held from among students who have entered their Franklin STRONG tickets, and recognition prizes will be awarded, as determined by the FHS Administration.


    Franklin STRONG winners:

    Dom Kensel 9th grade issued by Mr. Rowe.  Dom received two passes to tonight’s Varsity football game versus Reynolds High School.

    Sasha Rosenthal 11th grade issued by Mr. Losoya.  Last week Sasha received two passes to last week’s Varsity football game versus Reynolds High School. 



    Course Add/Drops – Just a reminder that the final day for schedule changes is Monday, September 17th.  Please remind your student of this date.  Students are now asked to make an appointment with their counselor for these requests.


    Textbook Checkout – Textbook check out ends today.  If your child has not received their textbooks please have them report to the Library/Media Center.  Also if your student was issued a textbook and they’ve since dropped the course please have them return the text to the Library/Media.


    Franklin STRONG,


    Chris Frazier



Senior Information

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  • 2018 Commencement

    PPS graduation ceremony DVDs can be purchased for $20.00 per copy. Please send checks or money orders to TV Services, 501 N. Dixon St., Portland OR 97227. Checks should be made out to TV Services and please be sure to include your return address and phone number and indicate which year and which school's ceremony you wish to receive. Return postage is covered by PPS. 

District News

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