Regular School Day Timetable

8:30am – 9:55am –     Period #1
9:55am – 10:05am –     Morning Break
10:05am – 11:30am –     Period #2
11:30am -12:30pm –     Lunch Break (60 minutes)
12:30pm – 1:55pm –     Period #3
1:55pm – 2:05pm –     Afternoon Break
2:05 – 3:30pm –     Period #4


Early Dismissal Day Timetable

8:30am – 9:45am –     Period #1
9:45am – 9:55am –     Break
9:55am – 11:10am –     Period #2
11:10am 11:50pm –     Lunch Break (40 minutes)
11:50am – 1:05pm –     Period #3
1:05pm -1:15pm –     Break
1:15 – 2:30pm –     Period #4
2:30pm – 4:00pm -     Strengthening Teacher Instructional Practices


Announcements September 12, 2019

Grad 2020! Reminder to get your grad council applications in by Friday, Sept. 13th. They can be given to the office, or to Mrs. Lauder or Mrs. Trimble.

Falcon’s Nest is open today and tomorrow during lunch. (Sept 12-13th)

Senior Band meets Thursday after school.

Choir is on Monday, Wednesday, Friday at lunch in the music room.

Junior Band meets on Monday afterschool.

MAGMA is Sir John’s mental health advocacy group. MAGMA is meeting Wednesday, September 11th for all RETURNING members. The first Meeting for NEW members is Wednesday, September 18th. If you are interested in supporting mental health at Sir John come to our first meeting! There will also be FREE pizza!

Student’s interested in the South Africa trip are to attend a parent information meeting on Thursday 12th in rm 39 from 6:30-7pm

UBC will be presenting in the Science Theatre on Wednesday, September 25th at 10:30am. They will also have a table set up in the foyer during lunch hour.

New to Sir John Franklin this year! We are offering an English as a Second Language course this semester. If anyone is interested in adding this to their schedule, please contact your guidance counselor.

Reminder to any students interested in running for student council this year to see Miss Tidd or Miss Brancato in rooms 41 or 42 before the end of the day on Friday.

Soccer Practices

19U Boys- Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00 to 5:30 at William Mac​​​​​​​


Sign up for the Intramural Volleyball Tournament on Ms. Pura’s door

Gender and Sexuality Squad meetings will start Thursday, September 12th during early dismissal time. Find us in the Health Haven!

COMM Hour Opportunity! ElectionsNWT needs your help on October 1, 2019 (Election Day) No training required. Duties include striking voters’ names off the list, entering voters’ names in the poll book, collecting forms, etc. If interested please see Mr. MacInnis.

The City of Yellowknife is looking for a part-time Library Page. Are you responsible and enthusiastic? Are you available evenings and weekends? Are you looking for a great part-time job? Then this may be the job for you … Qualified applicants are required to apply no later than September 18, 2019. Please visit the City of Yellowknife Website at: to submit your resume.