West Franklin Elementary School

3501 Briggs Road | Columbus, Ohio 43204

Phone: (614) 801-8400 | Fax: (614) 351-4911 | Attendance: (614) 801-8401

Dr. Dawn Lauridsen, Principal


West Franklin Elementary will start Remote Learning on Monday, November 30, 2020.

  • The last in-person day for blue students will be November 23, 2020; and

  • The last in-person day for green students will be November 20, 2020.

  • It is VERY important that your student come to school on these two days. Teachers will be giving important directions about Remote learning.

Please click here to see the Remote Learning Calendar https://www.swcsd.us/calendars

To access SWCSD's Back-to-School website, please CLICK HERE.

The most recent information regarding school closings, and electronic teaching and learning can be found on the homepage of our district Website at www.swcsd.us. Thank you for your patience as we work to keep our students safe and learning.

South-Western City School District officials will continue to monitor the development of COVID-19 and will plan accordingly, in partnership with local, state, and federal health and government officials. Stay up-to-date regarding COVID-19 on the SWCSD Website, where we continue to add resources and post updates as we learn more.

See our school newsletter here

Infinite Campus

Infinite Campus (IC) is the District’s Internet-based student information system. Important features of IC are the Parent Portal and NEW Mobile App. Through the IC tools parents are able to access their child’s information, such as class schedules, attendance, academic reports, transportation information, coursework, and put funds in their child’s food service account online. Parents can also designate how and where they wish to receive emergency communications, attendance calls, general announcement messages, and e-mail messages from teachers, the school, and the school district.

To create an IC account, please go to: https://sites.google.com/swcsd.us/parentresources/infinite-campus/parent-portal-mobile-app

If you already have an IC account, please update your emergency contact information at: https://sites.google.com/swcsd.us/parentresources/infinite-campus/online-emergency-information-submission

West Franklin Staff Messages Videos

To leave a voicemail in a teachers mailbox :

1. Call (614) 801-3190.

2. Enter the teacher's mailbox number.

If you don't know the mailbox number, you can search the directory by the teacher's last name.

Click the blue bar above entitled "Teacher Telephone Extensions" to access the directory.

  • Our Spanish Interpreter, Patrica Morales, can be reached at 380-203-6266

  • Our Somalian Interpreter, Ibrahim Ali, can be reached at (614) 398-9121