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Inside the Classroom: Mr. Barbee, 7th-Grade Social Studies

Inside the Classroom: Mr. Barbee, 7th-Grade Social Studies

Even as a teenager, Mr. Matt Barbee, TFS 7th-grade social studies teacher, knew he wanted to teach. Barbee is in his fifth year of teaching at TFS – the first four

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A Burning Passion

A Burning Passion

It wouldn’t be much of a stretch to say Max Bjerke grew up at The Franciscan School.

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A Lasting Community

A Lasting Community

As a Catholic school focused on educating the whole person, The Franciscan School values promoting academic achievement, making space for life-long friendships and

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Say Hello To The New St. Francis Parish Priests

Say Hello To The New St. Francis Parish Priests

The Franciscan School families may have seen some new faces on campus this year as St. Francis of Assisi welcomed two new priests to the parish community in

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Equipping the Next Generation

Equipping the Next Generation

When it comes to preparing the next generation, The Franciscan School is committed to providing a strong academic environment; but it equally values the role it has

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School Advisory Council Helps The Franciscan School Fulfill Mission and Vision

School Advisory Council Helps The Franciscan School Fulfill Mission and Vision

Once a month, you’ll find a diverse group of TFS parents and advocates meeting with principal Mike Watson and the pastor of St. Francis of Assisi parish to discuss

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On the Brink of Discovery

On the Brink of Discovery

It was during Mrs. Carolyn Moser’s 8th-grade science class that TFS alumnus Nathan Vaughn discovered his love of science and launched his journey into a discipline

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Caring for T’Wolves

Caring for T’Wolves

In her 20 years as the school nurse at The Franciscan School (TFS), Joanne Sullivan has worked to ensure that every member of the TFS community is healthy, happy

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Alumni Profile: Lauren Sullivan Steddum

Alumni Profile: Lauren Sullivan Steddum

Lying at the heart of the Franciscan School is a passion to cultivate environments that nurture students into life-long learners – and to be a family where everyone

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Back to School: Learning in a New World

Back to School: Learning in a New World

In a season marked by great uncertainty, decisions are difficult for everyone – and educators, in particular, recognize that there are no simple solutions. 

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