Franklin High School

at Marshall Campus
Home of the Quakers

3905 SE 91st AvenuePortland, OR 97266Ph 503-916-5140Fx 503-916-2694

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  • School News

    PTSA/Volunteer News

    Summer Volunteer Opportunities: We will need parent helpers during the summer! We will for sure need volunteers during Registration, Aug. 14-17. We will also have move-in jobs (filling display cases, hanging items on walls). And, of course, there will be back to school packet stuffing. Dates for those last two are TBD so stay tuned!


    Needed: Plant Sale Coordinator: Do you love plants? For many years FHS PTSA has hosted a plant sale each spring. Our long-time coordinator has finally “graduated” and we would love to find someone, or multiple someones, to own this small but well-loved fundraiser. We have folks willing to provide some of the plants, but we need someone to advertise, find volunteers, and generally coordinate the event. If you’re interested, please contact the FHS PTSA volunteer coordinators at Thanks!



    Clearing Library Charges & School Pay: If your child has anything (books or charges) on their record you will be receiving a notice in the “welcome back” envelope sent to your home mid-summer. Families will be able to pay library charges for lost books through “School Pay” (online payment system) starting in August. However, please make sure your child does not actually have the book before you pay!


    Libby is here! Overdrive (the audio and ebook program through Multnomah County Library) is switching apps. Download Libby today. Come see Sunny for help.


    Sync makes free audiobooks available to teens this summer!  Each week until August 16, teens can download 2 free titles (each 2 titles are only available for a week to download but when downloaded, the teens can keep them forever).


    Summer Reading Double Winners: MCL summer reading games cards will be available next week in the library and from English teachers. Play to win big prizes and bring game card back to the FHS library in August to get a prize and a chance to win a $25 gift certificate to Powell’s.


    Underclass Check In: Scheduled check in time is over, but we still want students to drop in during finals week to clear their record. If students still have books or charges on their record we ask that they be cleared by 6/15 to avoid summer notices, to allow us to have an accurate inventory for 2017-18, to avoid long lines at registration or to avoid delays during Fall textbook check out. Underclass Instructions are HERE. You can access student’s library/textbook record by logging into our library catalog online (click on Catalog on the right side of the FHS Toolbox or on the very easy to use APP. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at or  or call the Library. 

    Seniors- Save Your Stuff!  apps4pps Drive Transfer: As the end of the school year approaches, graduating seniors and those transferring out of PPS should move their apps4pps content to a personal account. Follow the directions here for transferring your stuff.


    Community Events

    Tabor Jam, June 10th: Come have fun June 10th for Tabor Jam! The second annual concert to benefit Mt. Tabor Middle School's music program! Tickets are on sale for $15 in advance, $20 at the door.



    Summer 2017 Franklin Athletics

    Athletic Administrator Chris Frazier

    Athletic Director Scott Santangelo

    Athletic Trainer Stephanie Lyda stephanie.lyda@providence.orgClinic Hours Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm

    Cheerleading Coach Contact: Mari Dika

    Cross Country Coach Contacts: Jacob Michaels  James Hennessey

    Summer runs meeting at Clinton Park 9am or 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. 10am Saturday. August 9th to 13th: XC Altitude Camp (by invite only, need to have done required training during summer).


    Football  Coach Contact: Tom McCarthy Cell # 971-244-3786

    June 19th, summer workouts start. Monday, Wednesday and Friday we are in the weight room.  9th graders will start at 8:00am, it will be 9th graders only so they can learn proper technique and safety in the weight room. 10th thru 12th grades will go from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. Tuesday and Thursday we will do field work on the football field from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

    These workouts will be at Franklin on the Marshall campus. Starting July 31st these workouts will be at the NEW Franklin High School, 5405 SE Woodward. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.


    Men’s Soccer Coach Contact: Ty Kovatch

    Volleyball Coach Contact: Kristy Carlson

    Women’s Soccer  Coach Contact:

    Franklin Fall Parent Meetings:

    • Cross Country: 8/30 5:30, gym bleachers
    • Football: 8/24 5:30, gym bleachers
    • Men's Soccer: TBA
    • Volleyball: 8/22 6:00, gym bleachers
    • Women’s Soccer: 8/18 7:30, bleachers



    • Volleyball at Benson, Varsity 8/25 4:00
    • Football at Franklin, 8/26 Varsity 4:30; JV 6:00
    • Women’s Soccer at Cleveland, 8/26 JV 4:00; Varsity 6:20Men’s Soccer: First game of the 2017-2018 season at OES on Thursday  
    • Spirit of a Champion Tour: Speaker Rob Miller will come to Franklin High School on August 27th from 2:00-4:00 pm.  I encourage all parents, athletes and coaches to attend. It is open to the entire Portland Area. Rob Miller will cover the following topics:
    • 8/25, JV 4:00, varsity, 6:00.
    • Life Lessons for Athletes – Redefining the Term Athlete: (Great presentation to bring your teams to!)
    • 7 Ways to Lead Your Team: (Great presentation for coaches at all levels!)



    We run general items in the Bulletin for 3 weeks unless there is a good reason to run them longer. To submit an item email: by 4pm Thursday. Find past issues of the Bulletin on the Principal’s Message tab of the FHS website.