Communications from Franklin

Oct. 30, 2020
Weekly update, and introducing the Franklin Press!
 
School News

The Franklin Press
The first issue of the Franklin Press has arrived! The students working on this newsletter have given it a new look, and we are happy to share it with you all!

PTA
Please consider joining our Franklin PTA this year. In our current school format, the Franklin PTA continues to not only support day to instruction with our students, but also is working behind the scenes to connect and care for all families, in the Franklin community, and across the district. Our Franklin PTA recently purchased additional instructional technology resources for teachers to enhance our remote learning platform, and they are also working to support basic needs for families across the Corvallis School District community.
If you would be willing to join the Franklin PTA please visit: https://www.oregonpta.org/membership, or contact any of our Franklin office or PTA Officers
President – Troy Brandt
Past President – Heidi Herring
Treasurer – Kristen Reeve
Secretary – Sarah Robertson
Volunteer Coordinator – Joy Ueng

Conferences
Fall Conferences are scheduled to begin soon. Information regarding structure and signup will be coming very soon, please watch for a ParentSquare message or a message from your student’s teacher(s).

Community Flyers
Community flyers are now shared on the Corvallis School District website! Learn about programs, sports, and opportunities in our community. Flyers posted this week are listed below:

  1. Free Math Homework Help via Zoom
  2. Health coverage open enrollment
  3. Halloween at Southside Youth Outreach
  4. Meningitis Study Vaccine co-admin Study

Please visit the community flyers page for all current flyers: https://www.csd509j.net/departments/communications/community-flyers/.

SEAC Meeting 11/5/20 at 6:30pm

Next Thursday, November 5 at 6:30pm, the Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) is hosting a meeting with district leadership via Zoom. Parents and caregivers of students receiving special education services are invited to attend, and simultaneous Spanish translation services will be provided. The agenda for collaborative discussion includes: 1) improving communication between families and school/district staff; 2) serving students who struggle to access distance learning; and 3) individualizing support and instruction for students with disabilities in distance learning. Discussion topics were prioritized by families at the October Family-to-Family SEAC meeting. Please register in advance for the meeting via the link below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. This process helps keep this virtual space safe and secure.

What: SEAC/District November Meeting
Time: Oct 5, 2020 06:30-8:00 PM Pacific Time
To Register: http://bit.ly/SEAC_District_Nov2020

Reunión SEAC 11/5/20 a las 6:30pm

El próximo jueves, 5 de noviembre, a las 6:30 el Comité Asesor de Educación Especial -Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) – será el anfitrión de una reunión de liderazgo del distrito vía Zoom. Los padres y cuidadores de estudiantes que reciben servicios de educación especial están invitados a participar y proporcionaremos servicio de interpretación simultánea en español. La agenda para la discusión colaborativa incluye: 1) mejorar la comunicación entre las familias y el personal del distrito; 2) servir a los estudiantes que tienen dificultades para tener acceso al aprendizaje remoto; y 3) apoyo individualizado e instrucción para estudiantes con discapacidades en el contexto de aprendizaje remoto. Los temas de discusión fueron priorizados por las familias durante la reunión SEAC de octubre De familia a familia. Por favor regístrese con anticipación a esta reunión mediante el enlace de abajo. Después de registrarse, usted recibirá un correo de confirmación conteniendo información referente a como entrar a la reunión. Este proceso permite mantener el espacio virtual seguro.

¿Qué?: SEAC/Reunión de noviembre del Distrito
Hora: Oct 5, 2020 06:30-8:00 PM Pacific Time
Para registrarse: http://bit.ly/SEAC_District_Nov2020

Upcoming Events

Upcoming NO SCHOOL Days

  • Nov. 11 – Veteran’s Day 
  • Nov. 18 – Teacher Prep Day
  • Nov. 23 – 27 – Thanksgiving Vacation 

Please see the district calendar for additional information