Fruzen Forecast

January 12, 2020

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No School

Remember...There is NO SCHOOL on Monday, January 18 & Friday, January 22.

Materials Distribution

We will be having our next learning material distribution on 1/20 and 1/21. Here is the information you need to know:

  • The distribution will take place on Wednesday, 1/20/21 and Thursday, 1/21/21.
  • It will take place from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm both days.
  • When you arrive, please pull up to the front doors, remain in your vehicle, and staff will come out to your vehicle.
  • Please have the names(s) and grade(s) of your students written on a piece of paper before you arrive. Show the paper to the staff as they approach your car. This helps to speed up the distribution process.

Please contact your child's teacher if you have any questions about materials that need to be picked up. We appreciate your

SDB Blog

Did you know the School District of Beloit has a blog? The latest story features Regina Hendrix and her work with the Beloit College Help Yourself Program. Read the blog HERE:

https://www.sdb.k12.wi.us/Domain/2034

NJHS Ornament Auction Update

We are SO proud of our very own NJHS students. They had a very nice article in the BDN written about their Ornament Auction. If you have not seen the article, you can see it by clicking HERE. NJHS is excited to share that the total raised from the Ornament Auction was $255.00 and that money will be donated to Project 16:49! Thank you to everyone who participated in this awesome event!

Doodle for Google

Doodle for Google is an annual art contest open to students in grades K-12. Students are invited to create their own Google doodle for the chance to have it featured on Google.com, as well as win some great scholarships and tech packages for their schools. If your student is interested in participating, click HERE for more information.

STEM for Kids

Do you have a child that is interested in engineering, robotics, or computer programming? Check out the flyer below. You can register for classes in the Stateline area.

Keep Wildlife Wild Poster Contest!

This contest is open to students in grades 4-6. Click the link below for more information. https://p.widencdn.net/rsynft/KWWpostercontest_2020

BookQuest

BookQuest is a reading competition open to ALL 4th and 5th grades, where they compete in teams against other schools in the city. The competition this year will be April 9th. The format will be determined once we know if we will be back in school at that time or still virtual.


Click HERE for a video about BookQuest with more information.

There is also a Google Classroom set up just for BookQuest and you can join that classroom HERE.


If you have any questions regarding BookQuest, please reach out to Felethia Whitfield (fwhitfield@sdb.k12.wi.us) or Brandy Grady (bgrady@sdb.k12.wi.us).

STEAM Challenge: Winter/Holiday

The Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) team has issued a NEW CHALLENGE. Access the SDB STEAM Challenge page for more details! All you have to do is “Join with Google” to view the page. Make sure to use your SDB email address. We can't wait to see what you come up with!

Student Services Newsletter

Our amazing Student Services team has put together a newsletter. You can find it on our website. Click HERE to check it out.

Child Find Notice

Do you have a child between the age of 205?

Do you have concerns about his/her development?

Do you suspect delays in speech/language, thinking or motor skills?


If any other these things apply to you, please see the attached flyer.

Virtual Health Link

Below, you will find a link that you can use to schedule virtual health meetings with Mrs. Ryczeck or Mrs. Morris. Click the link below to set up an appointment with them if you have any health related questions or concerns regarding your child.


Fruzen Parent Virtual Health Meetings

CLC (Virtual Program)

Fruzen has an afterschool, virtual CLC program where our own teachers offer all of our students tutoring and homework help for 1 hour every night...FREE! If your student has fallen behind and/or could benefit from the program (there is also an enrichment piece), PLEASE call Mrs. Arp at 361-2020 or email darp@sdb.k12.wi.us for more information.

Need iPad Help?? Join us for Tech Thursdays at the BPL

Tech Thursdays at the Beloit Library
Are you frustrated with your student's iPad? Does it seem impossible to log in to Distance Learning and access instruction? If your family struggles with iPad issues the School District of Beloit offers answers, solutions, and support for all of your Distance Learning iPad issues every Thursday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library. No appointment is necessary; just stop by with your iPad and our team of experts will help you through your technology problems. Spanish interpreters will be available at the library during these support times. The next iPad support time occurs Thursday at the Beloit Public Library from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. We hope to see you there!


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AuBh8LlAS3U