Academic Advising/Course Registration

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Course Registration for Current Rising 7th and 8th Grade Students 

School counselors will be working with students in early February to register for courses for the upcoming school year. Course descriptions and information on requirements can be found in the catalog. Questions regarding course registration can be answered by your child's counselor. Parents of rising 7th-grade students are encouraged to speak with their child's 6th-grade teacher and school counselor to assist in choosing appropriate courses for the next school year. 

Rising 7th grade families, please view this document to learn about online course requests.

7th Grade Course Catalog

8th Grade Course Catalog

Course Registration

All students will enter course selections into their SIS StudentVue accounts.  Parents will be able to view selections in mid-March.  Any changes to course selections can be made by contacting their child’s school counselor. Resources for StudentVue and ParentVue are linked below.  Please contact Michelle Case, Director of Students Services, at [email protected] with any questions.



Need a Parent Vue account? If you are a current Franklin MS student please call Franklin Middle School Front Office at 703-904-5151. If your student is currently a 6th grader, you need to contact your child's Elementary School.

Course Catalogs

7th and 8th-grade students will be enrolled in the following courses

  • 5 Core Classes (English, Math, Science, History & Health and Physical Education)
  • 2 Electives (2 full year, 1 full year + 2 semester, or 4 semester)

Course Selection 

Please contact your counselor if you need any assistance with course selection.

  • Heather Asca | Teams 7C and 8C
  • Joni Fraundorfer | Teams 8B and 8C
  • Kim Gallagher | Teams 7A and 7B

Affiliated High Schools

High School Students who live in the Franklin middle school district will attend one of the following FCPS high schools: Chantilly or Oakton. If selected, some students may attend Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. To locate your base school by address, please check the FCPS Boundary Locator Tool.  Franklin Counselors will be working directly with students to advise them on making good course selections for 9th grade.