Ben Franklin School celebrates its namesakes’ birthday Jan. 17.
In honor of Benjamin Franklin’s birthday, students watched the film “Ben & Me.”
The school said Benjamin Franklin made a special visit.
The school also started construction of its 50th anniversary walkway.
As part of the celebration, K & J Lawncare and Landscaping laid the first brick of the walkway.
The school said bricks were donated by families, community members and local businesses.
Ben Franklin Elementary School Celebrates Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday