Book Swap is May 31st

Start cleaning off the book shelves!  It is almost time for our annual summer book swap. 

We will be collecting books the week of May 22nd (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) 

All kids can bring in up to 10 youth books to swap. 


Committee Chairs Needed for 2017-2018

We are looking for parent volunteers to lead/ co-lead various committees for next year as well as shadows willing to take over in 2018-2019.  We have openings in:

Destination Imagination- (1) shadow needed

High Interest Day- (2) shadows needed

Reflections- (2)

Science Night- (2)

 For more information on these clubs or to volunteer please contact Kristy Feine at


Yearbook Photos Needed!

Yearbook Pictures Needed!  Easy to add with ReplayIt
There is an easy way to get your kiddos smiling faces in the yearbook.  Download the free ReplayIt app.  This works directly with our Jostens yearbook creation site. 
The yearbook team can pull photos you add directly from the app.  It is quick and easy.  Snap, select and hit send. 
Please join in and help us get all our children in the yearbook!


Sign Up to Receive Weekly Eblast!

If you currently do not receive a weekly eblast from the Ben Franklin PTA, sign up here!


New Ways to Help Raise Money for Our School!

New to Ben Franklin this year: 

Dine-out Events – At various times throughout the year, Ben Franklin families and friends will have the opportunity to earn money for our school by dining at local restaurants that will donate a percentage of sales back to Ben Franklin School.  Mark your calendars and take a night off from cooking dinner!

  • Oberweis – 9/16  Print your coupon now!  Oberweis Fundraiser Coupon
  • Barone’s Pizza – 11/2
  • Chick-fil-A – 11/17 5-8 pm
  • Meatheads – 12/15

For more information, please contact Megan O’Donnell at



The Ben Franklin PTA Webstore will open on Monday, Aug. 15th!  Access the Webstore  Register for fun PTA activities, clubs and events throughout the year.  Great volunteer opportunities are also available for sign-up.  Don’t forget to renew your PTA membership for the 2016-17 school year!  Many activities start soon, so please visit the Webstore this week!

** Please Note: If you’ve forgotten your password, click the “Forgot Password” button when logging onto Webstore.  Next, enter your email address into the “Username” box.  This will generate an email to you with a new password.


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