The Bulldog Bulletin

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Upcoming Events

May

  • Field Day-May 17
  • 5th Grade Party-May 21
  • Field Day Rain Date-May 22
  • 5th Grade Farewell Celebration-May 24, 9:00 am
  • Last day of School & Early Release- May 24 @ 11:45am


Click here to view the complete school calendar online.

Field Day Reminders!

Friday, May 17 is field day at Bristol Elementary!


A couple of quick reminders for the big day:


  • It looks like it will be a warm day. Make sure that students are dressed appropriately for the weather and activities. Students may also want to bring a water bottle to help stay hydrated.

  • Keep those toes safe! We highly recommend close toed shoes for the days activities on the blacktop.

  • Change of clothes? Part of the fun planned as several water based stations. This will help keep us cool but it also might mean some wet clothes.

  • If you would like your child wear sunscreen we ask that you please apply the sunscreen before they head to school on Friday morning.

  • Field Day Fun for 3rd-5th, 8:40-10:40, Field Day Fun for K-2nd, 12:00-2:40.


Thank you! We are looking forward to all of the field day fun tomorrow!


Please email any questions to hagerty.jen@wgmail.org


Thank you in advance for your help,

Jen Hagerty and JustineFields

Last Chance for Tickets to Bristol Day at Soccer Park!


Saint Louis FC v. North Carolina FC

Saturday June 22, 2019 7:30pm

Tickets $12 a person



  • Saint Louis FC, Saint Louis’s own professional soccer team has invited the Bravos to sing the National Anthem at the game.

  • Tickets are only $12, and Bristol Families will have a special section reserved for all of us to cheer from.

  • Special note: Saint Louis FC goalie - Tomas Gomez - attended BRISTOL!

  • Payment check made out to Bristol PTO or pay online https://bristolfc.givesmart.com/ Or text “BristolFC” to 52182

  • Please contact Sara Wichard wichard.sara@wgmail.org with questions

  • Tickets will be sent home before the end of the school year. See order form below. Forms also available in the front office.

5th Grade Celebration!

A celebration honoring our 5th graders will be held on Friday, May 24th beginning at 9:00 am in the gym. A reception will be held following the celebration.
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Welcoming New Teachers to Bristol!

We are very excited to announce new additions to the teaching staff here at Bristol Elementary school for the 2019-2020 school year.


Our first new team member is actually a familiar face! Justine Fields will be teaching Health and Physical Education full-time here at Bristol Elementary school. She currently teaches both here at Bristol and at Steger Sixth Grade Center and serves as the district Health/P.E. Coordinator.


Joining our Fifth grade team for next year will be Dr. Amber Swopshire. Amber is joining us from Iveland Elementary in the Ritenour School District. We are planning an opportunity for Dr. Swopshire to come meet her class for next year before the end of this year.


Joining our Kindergarten team for next year will be Mrs. Claire Wiese. Claire has served as an early childhood educator and taught Kindergarten at Captain Elementary in the School District of Clayton. Mrs. Wiese is currently serving as a Long Term Substitute in First Grade here at Bristol.

Bristol School Supply Kit Ordering for 19-20!

Order your Bristol Elementary School Tool Box for next year today and it will be waiting for your child at school next Fall!


Visit schooltoolbox.com and search Bristol Elementary or click here to order online.


(Have a child heading to 6th grade at Steger? Find that link below!)

Steger 6th Grade School Supply Ordering!

Child heading to Steger Sixth Grade Center next year? Order your School Tool Box for next year today and it will be ready for your child next Fall!


Visit schooltoolbox.com and search Steger Sixth Grade Center or click here to order online.

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Ready for Kindergarten?

Do you have a child, or know a family with a child who is of age for Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year? If so, please read on!


We want to spread the word that the time to register is now. As we are planning for the new year (staffing, ordering materials) is important that we have an idea of how many students we will be serving in the Fall. Any help you may be able to provide would be greatly appreciated!


The link below is to Webster Groves School District Registration Information, or information is available by calling 314-961-1233.


District Registration Information: https://www.webster.k12.mo.us/site/Default.aspx?PageID=26


Thank you for your time and your ongoing support of Bristol Elementary School!


Super Fun Soccer Camp

Attention Soccer Families! Once again the Super Fun Soccer Camp is being hosted this summer by soccer loving former Bristol students who are now at the high school! They would love to see any Bristol Bulldogs ages 4-7 at their fun soccer camp. See the attached flyer for details.

WGHS Hoops!

Check out the Summer camp and 3 or 3 league in the flyers below!

MQP 2019 Volleyball

The MQP 2019 Volleyball registration link is now active. To register please go to: www.mqpsports.org

Registration Deadline

for INCOMING boys and girls

3rd grade through 8th grade

is May 12th


See below

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Little Statemen Store

The Ambrose PTO has gained permission to open an online Little Statesmen Store specializing in spirit wear for the youngest of children in the district (infants through preschool). The High School Parents Club graciously shared their designs with us so we could be the providers for little kids. Please help our PTO support the Ambrose Center by sharing this information. The store will be open for three weeks so timing is everything.

Link to the store: https://littlestatesmen.itemorder.com

Chess Club Dates

Join the fun!


May 17

What's for Breakfast & Lunch?

Find Breakfast and Lunch menus here: https://webster.nutrislice.com

Arrival Reminder

Just a friendly reminder that doors open at 8am and students should not arrive prior to 8am unless they are in a supervised club or adventure club. Thanks!

Please help us with traffic flow

Because of our location arrival and dismissal are challenging. There are a few things that can help:


  • No Parking Zones: Please observe designated No Parking zone on W Cedar heading away from Bristol. Cars parked here slow traffic flow and create an unsafe situation at the crosswalk. Thank You!
  • U-Turns: Please do not make U-Turns on Gray or in the intersection or Gray & Cedar during arrival or dismissal. This slows traffic flow and creates an unsafe situation at the crosswalk. Thank You!
  • Drop & Go: Please refrain from parking and exiting your vehicle during arrival & dismissal times. If you must park please pull all the way down Gray or park on a neighboring street.


Thank you!

Allergies & Lunch Room Seating

To ensure the health and safety of all students during lunch, and to make sure everyone feels included, we provide tree nut & peanut free tables/seating on each side of the cafeteria. These tables are clearly marked. Please note that students who buy school lunches are allowed to sit at the peanut free tables. If your child brings a lunch from home and wants to sit at the peanut free table with a friend, they need to check with an adult to ensure their lunch doesn't contain any nuts.


Thank you!

Office Contact Information

If you are in need of contacting the office for absences, late arrival/tardy, dismissals, etc., our school administrative assistant is Terry Mueller and can be reached either via e-mail or phone at:


mueller.terry@wgmail.org

314.963.6433

Bristol Elementary School

Part of the Webster Groves School District in Webster Groves Missouri. Established in 1869. Our Core Values: Be respectful. Be responsible. Be safe. Be supportive. Mascot: Buddy the Bulldog