Athletics


FRANKLIN TOWNE ATHLETICS INFORMATION:

Anyone interested in participating in a Franklin Towne Charter Sport must have a completed PIAA form including a Physical before Tryouts. PIAA Forms need to be completed, signed, and stamped by a health care professional. (2022 PIAA Forms).


2022/2023 Franklin Towne Charter Athletics Information:

PPL Spectator Policy *

If you are interested in participating in a Franklin Towne Varsity Sport please fill out the following form:
(Sports Interest Form)


All students interested in trying out for a varsity sport, must have a completed PIAA Form filled out and signed by a medical professional. All PIAA Forms for the upcoming school year can be found below: 
(2022 PIAA Forms)

Information for Physical Health Exams

Athletic Fee

The Franklin Towne Charter Athletic Fee is charged to each student athlete participating in a varsity sport. The Athletic Fee contributes towards the Philadelphia Public League Fee, field and facility maintenance and up keeping, team equipment and additional supplies. The Athletic Fee will be applied to the Parent PowerSchool Account and the cost will be determined based on the number of sports the student participates in. 

Athletic Fee Information

1 Sport - $200
2 Sports - $225
3 Sports - $250

Students interested in participating in Cross Country (Fall Sport) will have the opportunity to participate in Track & Field (Spring Sport) for no additional cost. 

If you have individual questions about the Athletic Fee please reach out to the Athletic Director - Brianna O'Donnell - [email protected] - (215) 289-5000 ext. 3030

Please select the link to view the instructions on how to make payments online. (Fee Payment Instructions


Contact Information

Brianna O'Donnell
Athletic Director 
(215) 289-5000 ext.3030
[email protected]

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.

Leagues

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.