Benjamin franklin elementary

An IB World School

77800 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253

(760) 238-9424

Mrs. Kirsten Knapp, Principal

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SCHOOL REOPENING PLAN INFORMATION

02/24/21: You may have heard the recent county update showing our COVID adjusted rate has been below 25 for 5 consecutive days.With that being said, the district school board will meet Tuesday, March 2 @ 7pm to determine our TK-5 hybrid opening date. We are busy putting all of the PPE in place and developing class lists based on parent survey in November. I will be holding 2 Parent Informational Meetings next week to share our reopening plan and answer any questions. Please try to attend one of these dates. Thanks, Principal Knapp

Thursday, March 4 @ 6pm

Topic: Parent Informational Hybrid Meeting

Time: Mar 4, 2021 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82899508894

Friday, March 5 @ 8am

Topic: Parent Informational Hybrid Meeting

Time: Mar 5, 2021 08:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84536202384

IMPORTANT DATES & EVENTS:

Tue. 03/02 - Read Across America Day!

Tue. 03/02 @ 7:00 p.m. - District Board Meeting regarding Hybrid Learning Start Date for TK-5th

Mar. 1 - Mar. 5 = Tri. 2 Awesome 80's Spirit Week (see flyer below)

  • Mon. 3/1 = Manic Monday! (Wacky Hair Day)
  • Tue. 3/2 = Tubular Tuesday! (Wear Neon)
  • Wed. 3/3 = Workout Wednesday! (workout gear)
  • Thu. 3/4 = Thriller Thursday! (Dress like your favorite music type)
  • Fri. 3/5 = Like, For Sure Friday! (Wear 80's gear)

Wed. 03/03 @ 3:30 p.m. - PTO Meeting

Fri. 03/05 - Trimester 2 Awards Drive-By from 2:00-3:00

Mar. 8 - Mar. 12 = Conference Week; Minimum Days

Apr. 5 - Apr. 9 - NO SCHOOL (Spring Break)

Awesome '80s Spirit Week.pdf

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MEAL SERVICE IS NOW FREE FOR ALL DSUSD STUDENTS!

Mon & Wed. 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. in the bus loop

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2020/2021

Distance Learning ScheduleS:

Franklin Virtual Learning TK/Kindergarten

TK/Kinder

Franklin Virtual Learning 3rd Grade

3rd Grade

Franklin Virtual Learning 1st Grade

1st Grade

Franklin Virtual Learning 4th Grade

4th Grade

Franklin Virtual Learning 2nd Grade

2nd Grade

Franklin Virtual Learning 5th Grade

5th Grade

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Digital Citizenship for Families

Synergy

Parents, DSUSD has transitioned to Synergy Student Information System including: Grade Book, Family Portal, and Student Portal. Please click on the link below for a full tutorial on how you can now access grades.

bit.ly/DSSynergy

Student & Parent Access: Click HERE

Desert Sands Unified School District uses the electronic flyer communication tool called Peachjar. Click the picture below to learn more:

https://www.dsusd.us/peachjar-eflyers
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