Franklin Middle School

Meet our Principal

Dr. Charles Urness


(608) 743-6005


About Dr. Urness

Dr. Charles Urness joined Franklin Middle School as the principal in 2010. Dr. Urness graduated from UW-LaCrosse in 1993, with majors in History and Broadfield Social Studies. In 2001, he received a Master’s in Educational Leadership from UW-Madison. In 2012, Dr. Urness earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from UW-Madison.
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Current Events

Franklin Middle School Fundraiser

Franklin Middle School Fundraiser

All you need to know about Franklin's Fall Fundraiser.

Say Something!

Say Something!

"Say Something", a new initiative promoted by Janesville Crime Stoppers, allows students to use an "app" to report possible crimes and suspicious activity.

Athletics (2016-2017)

Athletics (2016-2017)

Information regarding Season One sports at Franklin Middle School.

August Newsletter

August Newsletter

Franklin Middle School's August newsletter is now available!  

Star Test Student Login

Star Test Student Login

Students... Select this link to access the Star Test login page.

Picture Retake Day!

Picture Retake Day!

The photographers from Lifetouch photography will be at Franklin Middle School on October 10, 2016 for student picture retakes

2016-2017 School Supply Lists

2016-2017 School Supply Lists

The 2016-2017 school supply lists are now available.

Pick Up and Drop Off of Students

Pick Up and Drop Off of Students

The Janesville Police Department will continue enforcing the parking restrictions around Franklin Middle School.

Rec. Nights (2016-2017)

Rec. Nights (2016-2017)

Although held at Franklin Middle School, Rec. Nights are events sponsored and operated by Janesville’s Leisure Services.

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