Welcome to BFMS

Registration Information

Online registration for returning students for the 2017-18 school year: 
July 25 -August 1 
Log in to your Skyward Family Access account to complete online registration. Computers will be available at school during normal working hours. After August 2nd, please call the school.
Onsite registration for new students for the 2017-18 school year: 
August 1 & 2 from 8:00-11:00 a.m. and 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Updated Dress Code

6th Grade Supply List

7th & 8th Grade Supplies:

Please get basic materials.  Teachers may give additional suggestions the first week of school.

Vision Statement

Welcome to the Benjamin Franklin Middle School community where... You are a unique learner capable of academic success, emotional growth, and physical health. You will learn to appreciate the diversity in others, develop new talents, and become life long learners. Your Challenge begins today! 

Mission Statement

“The Valparaiso middle schools provide a positive, safe, and nurturing environment where students are empowered to take an active role in their own education and to reach their potential. We believe all students… need to be provided a solid academic foundation which includes communication, research, and technology skills… need skills to adapt, compete, and continue learning in an ever-changing society…need to feel valued and respected as individuals with diverse experiences and backgrounds while developing character, citizenship, and responsibility.”

Check out the new BFMS student newspaper now online
Welcome to BF Life!

Mrs. Jeanie Sienkowski, Principal

Mr. Nick Slater, Assistant Principal

School Hours:  

Monday-Friday: 7:00am-4:00pm

School Snapshot

605 Campbell Street Valparaiso, IN 46385


Phone: (219) 531-3020

Fax: (219) 531-3026


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