Open House

open house

Click here to RSVP to FTCHS Open House!

Each fall, prospective students (currently in grades 7 and 8) and families are invited to our annual Open House. Here, you will be led on tour by our best spokespeople: our students! With newly renovated spaces including the Student Services Suite, Student Union, Building 215 Computer Labs, Culinary Kitchen, Fitness & Weight Room, and Open Turf, there is something for everyone at Towne.

  • 11/4/2023
  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • 5301 Tacony Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137
  • Tours include Buildings 108, 109, 215, 12, as well as outdoor campus

Franklin Towne High School Open House Schedule

Please feel free to visit any of the sessions and areas that interest you. Our friendly staff and students are available to assist and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to sharing the FTC experience with you! This schedule will help parents and attendees navigate the Open House and make the most of their visit. Please note that all sessions are subject to change.

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Check-In: Welcome to FTC! Check-in at the main entrance to the Student Union or the Student Entrance based on your RSVP. Printed copies of the event outline are available upon check-in.

Academic Exploration Sessions (Room Locations and Session Times Vary)

Session Topic




Apply Philly Charter Workshop

Continuous Sessions from 10 AM to 12 PM

Room 308

Jennifer Clement, Paige Ruggieri, NHS Student Leaders

Science Lab Experiment

10:05 AM
10:35 AM

11:05 AM

11:35 AM

Room 453

Shannon Serafin and Student Leaders

Culinary Skills Lab

10:10 AM

10:40 AM

11:10 AM

11:40 AM

Building 12

Chef Joe Rocchi and Student Leaders

Drama Class Demo

10:15 AM 

10:45 AM

11:15 AM

11:45 AM

Room 340

Maggie McClay and Student Leaders

Fashion Skills Lab

10:05 AM
10:35 AM

11:05 AM

11:35 AM

Room 2101
(Building 215)

Ahniya Holmes and Student Leaders