February PTA Newsletter

This month we have news about a recent court decision affecting your child’s personal information. We also have info about Read to Feed, open positions for next year’s PTA, and the latest on missing Franklin grandfather John Beck.

We’ll end on a happier note, with information about this weekend’s Chinese New Year parade in San Francisco.

A happy and prosperous Lunar New Year to you all!

gavel and open book, shallow dof Disclosure of Students’ Personal Information
A recent federal court decision requires the California Department of Education to hand over to a parent group all students’ personal data, including names, home addresses, and social security numbers. Find out how to opt out if you choose.
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You—yes you!—can be part of the glamour and excitement that is the Franklin PTA. We have essential positions open next year. See if any of them are right for you!
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The Read to Feed program, which kicked off this month, improves reading skills while giving your child the chance to help families in need. We have information on the Read to Feed program including how to set up a fundraising page so friends and family members can support your reader!
fdcd9f81-77eb-4cb5-a46e-4556a35e53a0 Missing: John Beck
Franklin grandparent and volunteer John Beck has now been missing for more than a week. For the latest information about the ongoing search,  click here.
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The San Francisco Chinese New Year Parade is this Saturday at 5:15 p.m. The parade features floats, dragons, and firecrackers galore. Read on for more information.