The Sheriffs of Siena

  When middle school students arrived at TFS on Halloween, they found themselves back in the old West!  The halls were plastered with “wanted” posters showing some of TFS’s most wanted teachers!  Under the direction of Head Sheriff, i.e. Assistant...

Earth Day at TFS

https://www.franciscanschool.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Music-Teachers-Video2.mp4 Our Music Teachers Playing Sustainable Instruments Our Franciscan roots teach us to be good stewards of our earth. In Celebration of Earth Day, The Franciscan School offered fun and...

Fifth Grade Students Participate in a Mock Mass

The fifth grade students of Mrs. Rapp’s Religion classes planned and participated in their respective “mock” masses.  This hands on exercise was designed in order that each student become the teacher of  his/her part of the Mass they had researched. Our student...

Welcome to the Zoo!

The TFS first grade class made their annual trip to the North Carolina Zoo.  The trip to the zoo is a favorite field trip for our students.  In addition to being able to see many different species, the students were educated about zoo...

TFS Participates in Academic Decathlon

A group of TFS students participated in the Diocese of Raleigh Academic Decathlon. The Academic Junior High Decathlon is a competition for students in grades 6 through 8. There are 10 events. Two are collaborative team efforts – a logic quiz with 20 rigorous thinking...