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Ben Franklin Elementary 1st grade students are receiving free swim lessons from the YMCA thanks to a grant
Ben Franklin Elementary 1st grade students are receiving free swim lessons from the YMCA thanks to a grant
Holiday Concert
Holiday Concert

District News

November 2021 citizens of the month

November 2021 Citizens of the Month

Every month, Newark City Schools honors 30 students in grades 4 through 12 from across the district as Citizens of the Month during a special luncheon. These students are chosen for their leadership, character, respect, responsibility, and sportsmanship. This month’s event was sponsored by Park National Bank. Newark High School Orchestra’s Sinfonia performed during the event. A photo gallery is available on Facebook. Congratulations to the November 2021 Citizens of the Month!
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October 2021 Citizens of the Month

Citizens of the Month - October 2021

Every month, Newark City Schools honors 30 students in grades 4 through 12 from across the district as Citizens of the Month during a special luncheon. These students are chosen for their leadership, character, respect, responsibility, and sportsmanship. This month’s event was sponsored by RevLocal and the Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral Home. Newark High School’s Modern Movement performed during the event. View a photo album on Facebook by clicking here. Congratulations to the October 2021 Citizens of the Month!
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Board members and district administrators stand with Wildcat Spotlight winners from Ben Franklin Elementary

Wildcat Spotlight winners for September 2021 - Ben Franklin Elementary

During September 2021's regular board meeting, Newark City Schools honored 4 students, a staff member and a community member from Ben Franklin Elementary with Wildcat Spotlights. Congratulations to students Jackson Batten, Khloe Britton, Teagan McClain and Ayvah Strawser; also teacher Renee French and community member Loretta Buchanan. The Board will honor Wildcat Spotlights from different schools each month during the school year.
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NCS COVID Guidelines - 2021-22

Newark City Schools will continue to follow guidance from the Licking County Health Department (LCHD) and make adjustments as needed. Please Click the following link to find the current guidance from the health department: LCHD School Guidance 8-16-21. This includes guidelines related to isolation and quarantine. Please click here to find our school district guidelines, as of Aug. 23.

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Back to School

Online Back-to-School Forms now available for 2021-22

The online back-to-school forms for the 2021-22 school year are now available for families to fill out. Please visit bit.ly/ncsregistration to find the online forms. The username is your student's school ID (or lunch) number; the password is your student's birthdate in MMDDYY format. If you do not know the school ID number, please contact your child's school.
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School Information

Ben Franklin Elementary

Principal: Dena Cable-Miller
[email protected]


8:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Administration:740.670.7340
Fax:740.670.7349
Attendance:740.670.7343

533 Beacon Rd.

Newark, OH 43055 
Dec
16

2-hour Late Arrival

Thu Dec 16 2021
Dec
22

No School: Holiday Break

Wed Dec 22 2021
to Mon Jan 3 2022
Jan
4

School Resumes

Tue Jan 4 2022
Jan
17
Jan
20

2-hour Late Arrival

Thu Jan 20 2022
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