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Franklin welcomes new Assistant Principal

Hello Franklin community,
I am excited to announce Heather Frye as the new Assistant Principal at Franklin Middle. Ms. Frye comes to us with a wealth of experience that will help Franklin continue to move in a positive direction. She has been as Assistant Principal in the St. Cloud Public Schools and has held the following positions with Minneapolis Public Schools: an Administrative Tosa at Anthony Middle, a math specialist at Anthony Middle, and she has taught at Anthony Middle and Northeast Middle. 
Principal Karon Cunningham

Comprehensive District Design 2019-2022

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Family Letter - Spanish, Somali, Hmong

MCA Testing at Franklin begins Monday March 25, 2019. Make sure that your student is aware of and prepared for their testing date(s). 

Testing at Franklin Middle School

Franklin students participate in a variety of assessments.


Click HERE for an overview of Minneapolis Public Schools assessments.


Click HERE for more information about statewide testing from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE).


General Testing Dates:

  • Fall FAST testing window (grades 1-8):  September 11th-October 2nd
  • Winter FAST testing window (grades 1-8): Dec 18th -Jan 18th
  • WIDA/ACCESS Testing Window (K-8 English Language Learners): January 28th -March 22nd
  • MCA Testing Window (grades 3-8): March 4- May 3rd


Click below to view a calendar with detailed testing dates for the 2018-19 school year: 

Franklin MS FAST Assessment Calendar 2019 School Year


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