Francestown Elementary School
Community Schools Turkey Trot Early finishers of the Turkey Trot pose for a turkey picture in the cold, windy, weather.
Community School Snack @ GES Due to the blustery and frigid weather, after the Community School Turkey Trot at Oak Park, we all went back to GES for snack.
Parents pose with Leo Parents attended an informational night at FES to learn about our Social-Emotional Learning Curriculum
Francestown Fire Department Visit Each year FES walks over to the Fire Station to learn all about fire safety. Thank you to the Francestown Fire Department!
Community Lunch On the 3rd Friday of every month, community members join FES staff and students and we all enjoy lunch together.
Nurse Sherree's Bulletin Board Nurse Sherree works hard to keep our students informed about their health and wellness.
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FES is starting a new practice called Good News Phone Calls.
Each week a few students will be identified by the principal and other staff members for doing good things that promote the values of Francestown Elementary School (Positive, Responsible, Independent, Determined, and Empathetic). These students will make a phone call home with the principal to share the Good News.
On November 20th, children’s author and illustrator David Ira Rottenberg will be coming to FES. He will be reading his book Gwendolyn the Graceful Pig and dancers from the Peterborough Dance Theater will be performing a dance choreographed to the book. This is the kickoff to FES’s All School PRIDE day during which students and staff will participate in activities focused on our school values of Positive,
Miss Shannon from Fresh Picks Cafe delivers the lunches everyday to our students at FES. Students have many healthy choices for school lunch this year: a daily hot lunch, deli, salad, sun butter and jelly, and new this year – a lunchbox! There is more information on our website about the lunch program. If you would like information about applying for Free or Reduced lunch,
All Conval Elementary Schools have made a commitment to delivering a school curriculum that includes Social Emotional Learning (SEL). Teachers are working together with School Counselors, Special Educators, and Occupational Therapists to create lessons using Responsive Classroom, Zones of Regulation, and Social Thinking resources. One of the major ways to create a positive atmosphere in the classroom is to develop the classroom rules together.
At Francestown Elementary School, our mission is to guide children to become critical thinkers, engaged learners and respectful, contributing citizens, fostered by a cooperative effort between school and community.