Mrs. Denise Grandits has exemplified excellence as a Grade 7 English teacher at Franklin Middle School. She is always positive, warm, level headed, and enthusiastic. Mrs. Grandits is engaging and friendly yet demanding of her students. She demonstrates a belief in her students to accomplish extraordinary tasks and encourages them to achieve even beyond what they believe they can achieve. Mrs. Grandits goes above and beyond for all FMS students by taking on leadership roles both during the school day and at after school events. She is a leader who loves students, loves teaching, and loves Franklin Middle School.