Welcome to the School Counselors’ page!
Your two school counselors, Mrs. Salomon and Ms. Silvera are here for you.
As outlined by both the ASCA National Model and Franklin Academy's Mission Statement, the Franklin Academy Guidance Program provides support to the whole child in areas of academic, social/emotional, and career domains. We are here for you and our students from school-wide character development to small groups and individual counseling, our doors are always open. Parents, teachers, and students may refer a student to us at any time. Your child’s mental wellness is a priority to us both.
Contact Mrs. Salomon – School Counselor (Grades K – 4)
Contact Ms. Silvera –School Counselor (Grades 5 – 8)
We provide support services to families experiencing housing needs. As your School Counselors, we are the H.E.A.R.T. (Homeless Education Assistance Resource Team) Designees for our campus. Should you be in need or know of a family who may have a need, do not hesitate to reach out to us as soon as possible
STUDENT HOUSING QUESTIONNAIRE
CUESTIONARIO DE VIVIENDA DEL ESTUDIANTE
KESYONĖ SOU LOJMAN ELĖV
QUESTIONÁRIO SOBRE MORADIA ESTUDANTIL
SUICIDE PREVENTION INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
PREVENTING SUICIDE - DOWNLOAD
PREVENCIÓN DEL SUICIDIO - DESCARGAR
Residents in search of critical social services such as emergency financial assistance, food, shelter, housing, child care, job training placement, relief from abuse, depression, summer/after school programs, healthcare or mental support often do not know where to begin. Many are confronted with a confusing array of organizations through which they must search for what they need. Looking for help means locating dozens of phone numbers and/or web sites (for those who have access), and then searching through a maze of agencies and services to make the right connection. Established as a 501(c)(3) in 1995, 2-1-1 Broward is the only 24/7 comprehensive agency in the county that provides individuals and families with all of the critical connections to health and human service agencies and programs they need in just one call....
CHILDREN’S SERVICES COUNCIL – 2021-22 FAMILY RESOURCE GUIDE
The Family Resource Guide can be accessed via the following link: https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/guide_2021.pdf
This guide provides information on a variety of community resources for Broward families, including important information on some of Broward County Public Schools resources for families and childcare options available throughout the county.
WHAT'S HAPPENING MONTHLY?
The Six Pillars of Character represent our elementary student character traits of the month and our MYP Years 1, 2 and 3 are encouraged to exhibit each IB Learner Profile Trait and Attitude.
The Character Counts Trait for September is RESPONSIBILITY
Students demonstrate responsibility when they persevere and do what is expected, always doing their personal best. They exemplify self-control and self-discipline. They are accountable for their choices, thinking before they act and considering the consequences for their actions.
The IB Learner Profile for September is COMMUNICATORS
Students are good communicators when they understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively in more than one language and in a variety of modes of communication. They work effectively and willingly in collaboration with others.
September is Suicide Prevention Month
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness. Your elementary counselor, Mrs. Salomon and your MYP counselor, Ms. Silvera are here for you!
September 20 - September 24, 2021
Start With Hello is one of Sandy Hook Promise’s, Know the Signs programs and teaches students to be more socially inclusive and connected to each other. Its main focus is to avoid social isolation. In every school and community nationwide, there are young people who suffer silently because they feel left-out, alone, or invisible. Start with Hello teaches students the skills they need to see someone alone, reach out, and include those who may be dealing with chronic social isolation.
September 21, 2021 - International Day of Peace
Choose Peace/Stop Violence is a county-wide violence prevention collaborative in Broward County, Florida. Our mission is to educate, engage, inspire, and empower youth to take action and bring about positive change for the purpose of preventing youth crime and violence, and create safe, healthy and thriving environments for children and families.