Daily Announcement: Monday, January 24, 2021

Girls Basketball won their game yesterday against PACHS, 44-11. The team dominated PACHS holding them to just 11 points. Delaney Maier (Sr.), Necely Tejeda (Sr.) and Kaiya Rain Tucker (Fr.) led the charge offensively. Their next game will be on Wednesday when they take on Girls High School. 

Boys Basketball lost their matchup against SLA yesterday. The boys will look to bounce back today when they take on Philadelphia Military Academy. 

As of now, we will still have a NO SPECTATOR POLICY for the 2021-2022 season. If there are any changes, student athletes will be notified. If you have any questions please reach
out to Mr. Parcells. 

Spring Sports: 

If you are interested in playing a spring sport please stay up to date with announcements and the team's respective page. Remember you will need to have a PIAA form to tryout. Most open workouts start in late February and you don't want to miss them! 

Anyone trying out for a team must have the appropriate NEW PIAA forms in to their respected Coaches the first day of tryouts.

For anyone who has not played a sport this year - PIAA Physical Form pages #1-7 completely signed and dated, and a Doctor Office Stamp must be on page 7.

An Athletic Fee must be paid to the Booster Club before athlete will get their uniform.

All Sports PIAA Physicals must be handed in the first day of practice. The PIAA Physical is good for the entire school year.

Contact Information
Spencer Parcells
Athletic Director
(215) 289-5000 ext.3033

John Cepparulo

Mission Statement 

The Franklin Towne Charter High School athletic program is considered an integral part of the secondary education experience. Its purpose is to provide student-athletes with the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of athletic activities emphasizing sportsmanship, self-worth, integrity, and success. This program also provides an opportunity for the faculty, staff, and students to share experiences and by doing so, enhances the cohesiveness of the Franklin Towne Charter community. This department's efforts to accomplish this mission reflect Franklin Towne Charter's quest for all-around excellence.


The Franklin Towne Charter Athletic Department is a member of the Philadelphia Public League and the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) District XII. Therefore, we compete for city, district, and state playoffs.