Please review the Middle School Electives Catalog and mark the registration dates on your calendar. Registration for electives will be through MySchoolBucks beginning at 9 a.m. on the dates listed below, and is on a first come, first served basis. Note: New families should look at our payments webpage for instructions about how to set up your MySchoolBucks account, then add your […]
It’s SUMMER! But, we know sometimes you still need information about BFA activities and events, so below is the summer lowdown: If you need all the summer dates and action items to get ready for next school year, see our Getting Ready for the 2022-23 School Year webpage under the Parents tab, or click here. […]
Ben Franklin Academy will offer another exciting Summer Camp program this year. Whether you need full-time day care for the summer or are just looking to get a break a few days per week, our Summer Camp program is sure to keep your kids safe and entertained. And, the best part is that our Summer Camp […]
Friday, May 27, is the last day of school and a Dress of Choice day for all students. No lunch will be served and our school day will end at noon; that means carpool begins at noon, so please be in the carpool line by 12:15 p.m. at the latest. There is no BASE tomorrow. […]
The PTO is excited to announce their 2022-23 PTO team and they look forward to serving the BFA community again next year. Thank you again to the incredible 2021-22 PTO team for your dedication, enthusiasm and volunteerism. If you’re looking for a way to contribute next school year, please consider the following opportunities: Secretary Teacher […]
We’re so grateful to the vendors and volunteers who helped make the 2022 STEAM Expo an incredible, interactive learning experience for our students! Below is information from some of the organizations who donated their time for the Expo; we encourage you to read about them and consider supporting them, if possible. Students made Pom-Pom catapults, paper […]
Thank you so much to all of the families who have volunteered this school year! Volunteers are a HUGE part of what makes our school great. Your volunteer time supports our students, staff and allows us to host the events and activities that make BFA so special. We literally could not do it without you! This school […]
If your student has medication in the health room, please plan to pick it up between 9 and 11:30 a.m. during the last day of school. Only a parent/guardian or a designated adult can pick up medicine. Parents also can request that their student take home any remaining medicine, but parents must email Teri DeBellis in our Health Room by […]
Please join the members of the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) for their end-of-year meeting! The meeting will be held from 4-6 p.m. THIS Sunday, May 15, at Plum Valley Park in Highlands Ranch. The PTO will be providing dinner. Please RSVP and indicate on your sign-up if you have gluten-free and/or vegetarian dietary needs. We will do our best to accommodate. Hope to see you there!
Tomorrow is the last day to donate summer fun items and gift cards for the CEC’s One Act of Kindness! And, be sure to stop by the Info Night at 6 p.m. this evening, May 12, in the MS Commons.
The 2022 Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) Expo is TOMORROW, May 13! This year we are returning to a booth-style Expo featuring STEAM activities from 20+ vendors and the BFA parent community. The STEM committee needs your help to make this BFA tradition a success. Please sign up here to help with the STEAM Expo, and support the students of BFA on their […]
Next week, May 9-13, the Community Events Committee (CEC) hosts One Act of Kindness (OAK). OAK is a week-long event in which BFA partners with a community organization to make a BIG impact! This year BFA has selected the Collaborative Foster Care Program (CFCP). CFCP serves foster parents and foster youth in Arapahoe, Douglas […]
It’s Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week and tomorrow, May 6, we’d love to have your student(s) make a card, bring in a flower, or even greet their teacher(s) with a high five. Thank you for helping make BFA staff feel special this week!
Incoming kindergarten parents – you’re welcome to sign up your student for the Kindergarten Boot Camp this summer! Students will be introduced to the Kindergarten academic atmosphere and to BFA’s campus. Students will become familiar with kindergarten rules, expectations, activities, and have fun! Boot camps will be held from 9 – 11 a.m., June 6 – […]
Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week is next week, May 2-6. The PTO will be recognizing all of our amazing teachers and staff who lift us up and make BFA such a special place for our children. Take a look at the flier for details about the events we have planned for them. The PTO will be bringing in […]
It’s elementary Science Fair time at BFA! This is an exciting time of year when students use the scientific method and get creative to test a hypothesis (and all the parents learn to be extra patient about the strange substances growing on their counters!). If you want to see the end result of all this […]
The PTO is an integral part of the BFA community, whose mission is to seek resources to strengthen, enhance, and encourage the educational and social experience at Ben Franklin Academy. Each year, the BFA community is asked to vote for open executive officer and committee chair positions. Your vote is important. Voting will be open […]
The CEC will be hosting students and their dads (or other special adults) from 7 – 8 a.m. on Friday, April 29, in the BFA Lightning (small) gym. Come start your day with a donut, fruit, and coffee or juice. There will also be games in the Thunder (big) gym, photo ops, and a small craft that […]