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

BrightBytes Student Survey Information

BrightBytes Student Survey Information

We are partnering with BrightBytes, an educational research organization, in order to learn more about our students’ school and home technology use for learning. 

What's Going on at Franklin?

What's Going on at Franklin?

Check out Franklin's news feed!

Information for Parents About Assessment in Wisconsin

Information for Parents About Assessment in Wisconsin

Information from Wisconsin's Department of Public Instruction regarding state testing.

Badger Exam Tips for Parents

Badger Exam Tips for Parents

Franklin students will be taking the Badger Exam during the week of April 13th.  Please help us make sure our students succeed!

April/May/June Newsletter

April/May/June Newsletter

Franklin Middle School's April/May/June newsletter is now available!  

Franklin Middle School Scoopie Nights

Franklin Middle School Scoopie Nights

Franklin Middle School Scoopie Nights are scheduled for the 2014-2015 school year.

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