École Sir John Franklin High School

Yellowknife Education District No. 1


Box 1200, 4701 52 Ave., Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N8 Ph: (867) 669-0773 Attendance Line: (867) 873-7339 Fax: (867) 873-3630 Email: sjf@yk1.nt.ca

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Report cards are handed out Thursday June 27th after the assembly.  Due to the over abundance of report cards that are normally left behind, we do not mail them out.  If your child will not be here for the assembly, please contact the school and we will email you a copy or stop in and pick it up.  The office will be closed July 4th at 10:00am.

 

We will be live-streaming the academic ceremony on June 27th at 2:30pm.
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For final grad list, please click here.

June 26th Rehearsal for Grads ONLY at Multiplex at 3:30pm.

June 27th (GRAD DAY!!!)

Academic Grad (2:30 pm - 5:30ish pm)
Grads must be at rink at 1:30. They are to go behind the curtains at the zamboni end of rink. There they will be given a cap, tassel and grad gown. They will stay behind the curtain until the start of the ceremony. Grads are asked to wear clean semi-formal footwear. No beach flip flops. Parent seating with tickets is open seating, and the doors will open at 1:00 pm. Chairs with chair covers are reserved for Grads. After the ceremony, all grads will gather outside for a group photo. Once the photograph is finished punch and cookies are available inside the foyer of the Multiplex. Grads MUST return their grad gown prior to leaving the arena.

Formal Ceremony (9:00 pm - 11:00ish pm)
Grads must be at the rink NO LATER THAN 8:30pm. They will again gather behind the curtain at the end of the rink and remain there until the start of the ceremony. Parent seating is open seating and doors will open at 8:30pm. Chairs with chair covers are reserved for Grads. After the speeches there will be three special dances. Once the dances are over, the grads and their Dry Grad guest will gather in the DND gym while the transformation of Dry Grad takes place.

Dry Grad (11:00 pm - 3:00 am)
Dry Grad is a closed, pre-registered event for Sir John Grads and one guest. To register for Dry Grad you MUST fill out the google form (link can be found on Sir John website) Grads are expected to stay in the building after the Formal and participate in the transformation activity in the DND gym. Guests are asked to be at the Multiplex by 11:00 pm. Doors will close at 11:30 pm. Once you leave Dry Grad, you will not be allowed access to the facility again. All bags will be checked prior to entering Dry Grad. Your guest must be with you when you enter.

 

Click here for CBC article written about our Indigenous Honour Ceremony. 

The Indigenous Honour Ceremony took place on Saturday, June 15th at 1:00pm. This ceremony is very unique in recognizing our indigenous graduates in a traditional way and Sir John is very proud to be a part of it.

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Cabin Radio takes a look at some of the things that make Sir John a special place to be.

Click here to see video!

 

Dry grad registration form here!

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Athletics

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4th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame

Join us for the 4th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame as we celebrate the success of former falcons Pooja Chugh, Hannah Clar...

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Challenge Cup 2018

Boys Practices Sept. 13 - Nov. 21 Every Thursday from 3:10-4:30pm (Ed Jeske Arena) Girls Practices Saturday, Sept...

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Elks Soccer 2018

Congratulations to our falcon soccer players who traveled to Hay River on September 21st to compete in the Elks Outdoor...




Fine Arts

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Spring Concert 2019

Our Spring Concert is being held on Thursday, May 16th

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The Little Mermaid

Sir John's production of "The Little Mermaid" has been uploaded to our YouTube channel! Click here to view.

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Falcon Voices

The school choir, Falcon Voices, meets three times a week all year long. The choir takes part in the Yellowknife Music F...




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