For up-to-date information on the District’s plans for a phased return to hybrid learning, including ventilation efforts, visit HERE.
Reminder: The first day for hybrid learning has shifted by 1 week to March 1. Learn more HERE.
On February 25, the Board will hold an Action meeting at 5 p.m. Find materials here. Register to speak HERE (students can register HERE).

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Benjamin Franklin High School-Home of the Electrons
Located at Broad & Spring Garden St. in Center City

VISIT OUR VIRTUAL MAIN OFFICE TO GET IMMEDIATE SUPPORT, 8:00am-2:30pm

Was your child absent from school? Please complete this ABSENCE FORM to document and excuse their absence. Parents can provide an absence excuse note for up to 8 absences.

2020 Lindback Nominations are Open!

Lindback has opened for applications for the new year. This is a wonderful way to honor your favorite teachers and principals and anyone can submit a nominee.

Nominate an amazing School District of Philadelphia teacher or principal for this prestigious award!

7th Graders–are you interested in coming to Ben Franklin?  Would you like to get email updates? Complete this form

CHROMEBOOK UPDATES:

  • If you have never picked up a District Chromebook for your child, you can call 215-400-7600 to schedule an appointment to pick up the device at 550 North Broad St (BFHS Campus).
  • If you already have a Chromebook and it needs to be repaired or replaced, you can visit one of the Parent & Family Tech Support Centers. You can find the 3 addresses at www.philasd.org/chromebooks.
  • The centers will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding holidays.
    You can also call our Chromebook Support Hotline at 215-400-4444.
    Finally, if you still need internet access, you can dial 2-1-1 for the PHLConnectEd Hotline.

Visit our VIRTUAL “MAIN OFFICE” if you need support to login, join Google Meet/Classroom, etc.

CLICK HERE for our VIRTUAL MAIN OFFICE

We can also be reached at 215-400-7600 or bfhs@philasd.org

New to the School District of Philadelphia? Coming from a Charter School? Parochial School? Out of State? Click HERE for ENROLLMENT.

DID YOU MISS NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION??

Please CLICK HERE for our Interactive New Student Orientation!

 

Meal Distribution Information

Family & Student Technology Information

Parent & Family Technology Support Hotline

For whom: Parents, students, and families who still need a Chromebook, Chromebook repairs/troubleshooting, and getting set up/connected

Contact Info: 215-400-4444 FamilyTechSupport@philasd.org

General information about Covid-19

For whom: Parents, families, and community members Contact Info: 215-400-5300 COVID19Info@philasd.org

215-400-8480 – Albanian

215-400-8481 – Arabic

215-400-8482 – Chinese

215-400-8483 – French

215-400-8484 – Khmer

215-400-8474 – Portuguese

215-400-8485 – Russian

215-400-8489 – Spanish

215-400-8486 – Vietnamese

 

PARENT SURVEY

Your voice matters! (and you could win $25!) www.philasd.org/dws
We invite all parents to take the District-Wide Survey to help guide school improvement efforts!

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