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...

TFS in Washington, D.C.

The TFS Class of 2018 left bright and early Monday, February 26th, for their eighth grade trip to our nation’s capital. The trip to Washington, D.C. is an annual tradition for our graduating class. The class and chaperones gathered at 5:45 AM at TFS and were greeted...

Sixth Grade Service

During Catholic Schools Week, the 6th grade had an opportunity to put the theme of “Learn, Serve, Lead, Succeed” into practice.  The service opportunity for the 6th grade was to make paracord bracelets for Operation Gratitude, an organization that sends Care Packages...

Art Class Native American Pottery

Jag de lag! This is a traditional Haliwa –Saponi greeting taught to us by our friend Senora Lynch. The Franciscan School had the pleasure of hosting artist-in-residence Senora Lynch, an American Indian Potter and member of the Haliwa-Saponi tribe of North Carolina....

Eighth Grade visits NC State Design Lab

Eighth grade students primarily from the STEM and   Creative Computing elective classes took a field trip to the NC State University Design Lab. The students were given a tour of the School of Design labs for architecture, industrial design, textiles, animation, and...

8th Grade Christmas Carols

Our eighth grade students spread lots of Christmas cheer on our last day before Christmas break by caroling throughout the TFS campus.  Enjoy the video below of one of our eighth grade classes who dedicated a song to Mrs. Marie Leone who will be retiring after...

Christmas Cookies!

Each year, our wonderful Home and School Association (H.S.A.) coordinates a cookie exchange among our families.  Families make cookies for the faculty and staff to come and pick their favorites.  As it is every year, the cookie exchange was a great success with many...