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Remote Learning Surveys

A message from Principal Simpson…   The School Accountability Committee (SAC), Board of Directors and the Administration would like to get your opinions on this remote learning experience. The SAC committee has put together surveys to get your input. As I mentioned previously, it is our goal to learn from these last nine weeks to […]

PTO Wrap-Up

Thank you everyone who has served on, volunteered for, and supported the PTO this year!  Although our school year was cut short, it has been another great year, with many memorable events. Each year, with the generous donations from our BFA community and our annual sponsors, the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) provides the school with […]

Activities for Final Week

Ben Franklin Academy

During the final week of school, we’d like to celebrate our amazing Specials team and give our students a chance to show off their (non-academic) skills! Here is our “Schedule of Events” for next week:   Monday: Obstacle Course Challenge Tuesday: Performing Arts Challenge Wednesday: Art Challenge Thursday: Virtual Field Day

Student Medication Information

If your student has a medication in the health room, please plan to pick it next week during the distribution of student belongings on May 19 and 20. Only a parent/guardian or a designated adult can pick up medicine. Medication(s) for your student(s) will be brought to you curbside. Two staff members will document that the […]

End-of-Year Pick-up Procedures

We have established procedures for picking up student belongings and returning materials. During the last week of school, we will hold a curbside pick-up to return student belongings that were left in classrooms and lockers. We will be collecting any library books or textbooks at this time, as well as distributing yearbooks to those who […]

PTO Election Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2020 PTO Elections. We are excited to announce our  2020-21 PTO Team (click on ‘PTO Elections’ across the top) and look forward to serving the BFA Community again next year. Additionally, thank you to the incredible 2019-20 PTO Team for your enthusiasm, volunteerism and all the wonderful […]