Board of Trustees

Board Chair
Joseph Garbarino  -

Vice Chair
Michele Krajewski  -

Thomas Conway  -

Christopher Creelman  -

Michael Grasso  -
Thomas McDade III  -
Eugene McAleer - [email protected]

Request to Appear Before the Board

Anyone wishing to appear before the Board must submit a written request at least three (3) working days prior to the scheduled meeting. The written request can be submitted by e-mailing the Board at ftces[email protected], hand delivering the request to front office of the school or by US mail addressed to the Board of Directors, Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School, 4259 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137. The request must be received by the Board at least three (3) working days prior to the meeting you desire to make your presentation.

The request must include the following:

  • The speaker's name who desires to address the Board
  • What if any group or persons the speaker represents concerning this matter
  • What if any relation the speaker or represented group has with FTCES
  • The topic or matter the speaker will address
  • A complete copy of the speech

If your request does not include all the necessary information the request will be denied. If your matter appears on the agenda, you must be present and ready to make your presentation when the matter is called by the Board Chairperson. If you fail to answer when called, the matter will not be rescheduled. If you cannot make your presentation, no one can make the presentation on your behalf. However, if you advise the Chairperson in advance of the meeting, you can resubmit your request for another meeting.

All questions should be directed via email to [email protected], or (215) 289-3389.

Board of Directors Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 
Monday, October 24, 2022
Thursday, December 8, 2022 
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 (Emergency Board Meeting)
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Tuesday, June 13, 2023

Board of Directors Meeting Agenda