Why The Franciscan School?

  The Franciscan School celebrates its 20th Anniversary during the 2019/20 academic year as one of the preeminent catholic schools in the Raleigh area. In those short twenty years, many families have experienced the benefits of a Catholic education. In a time where many options are available for educating children,

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Our Values

The Franciscan School, faith, academics, and service
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The Franciscan School, faith, academics, and service

What Our Parents Are Saying

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Educator Spotlight

K-5 Learning Specialist, Celina Manville (left) with her beautiful family.
What do you love most about the TFS community?

Caring, compassionate & filled with joy!

What do you love most about your job at TFS?

Working one-on-one with students, supporting teachers in any way I can, AND school-wide Morning Prayer! I also work with the BEST Special Needs Committee – superstars, Laureen & LeAnne!

Tell us one thing that most people would not know about you?

I speak Portuguese; my mom was born in Brazil. I taught for one year in Managua, Nicaragua. My dad worked for the Secret Service under 4 presidents, and my brother worked for the CIA.

School Calendar

November 2019

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  • All Saint's Day Community Mass prepared by 5th Grade
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  • Daily Mass with Kindergarten in Chapel
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  • Fair Trade Market in Fellowship
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  • Recognition of our community's veterans at morning prayer
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  • Daily Mass prepared by 4th Grade in Chapel
  • K On Site Field Trip-Motion Mania
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  • Daily Mass prepared by 8th grade in Chapel
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  • James and the Giant Peach - TFS Drama Production
  • James and the Giant Peach-Dress Rehearsal
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  • James and the Giant Peach - TFS Drama Production
  • 5th Grade Field Trip-North Carolina Museum
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  • James and the Giant Peach - TFS Drama Production
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  • Early release for Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Trimester 1 Ends
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  • No School for Thanksgiving Holiday
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  • No School for Thanksgiving Holiday
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  • No School for Thanksgiving Holiday
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  • No School for Thanksgiving Holiday

Reading is Fundamental

Reading is Fundamental “There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right

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