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Week of October 1, 2018

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Week of Respect

Monday, Oct. 1st, 8:30am to Thursday, Oct. 4th, 2:30pm

Bullock School

Dress-up to show how you respect yourself, your friends & your school!
  • Monday: Don’t Let Bullies Give You the Blues – wear blue to celebrate the Week of Respect and National Bully Prevention Week
  • Tuesday: Be a HERO and Help Everyone Respect Othersdress up as your favorite superhero.
  • Wednesday: Showing Respect is No Sweat – wear your comfy sweat pants, sweat shirt, or both to demonstrate that showing respect is no sweat for the students at Bullock!
  • Thursday: Dress to Impress for Self-Respect! – wear your fanciest attire to show self-respect.

Lesson Plans DUE

Monday, Oct. 1st, 8am

Bullock School

  • To Special Areas & BSI: My Chat & Chew block is during your lunch period this week. If you would to dialog about any of our initiatives, share questions or just have a laugh...let me know!
  • Our 5-minute Morning Mindfulness sessions are still taking place daily! All are invited...the fun starts at 7:45 in the Media Center!

Week of Respect Assembly: Underground Martial Arts

Monday, Oct. 1st, 1pm

Bullock Gym

  • Please have students sit in an arch the way they did for our opening day pep rally.

Week of Respect Assembly: Willie Green & the Youth Alliance

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 9:30am

Bullock Gym

  • Please have students sit in an arch the way they did for our opening day pep rally.

Gr2 Team Meeting

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 3-4pm

Demo Room

  • SEL Warm-up & Cool-down
  • "People not Programs" Article
  • Team Roles & SEL Agreements
  • Curriculum Teams

Back-to-School Night

Thursday, Oct. 4th, 5:30-8pm

Bullock School

  • 5:30 - ESL Parent Meeting (Room D-7)
  • 6:00 - Basic Skills Parent Meeting (Media Center)
  • 6:30 - Classroom Session 1
  • 7:00 - General Session w/Dr. Silverstein (Gym)
  • 7:30 - Classroom Session 2

School Closed - Teacher Inservice

Friday, Oct. 5th, 8am-3pm

Bullock School

  • 8:00-12:00 - Keynote Speaker-Melissa Sadin @ GHS
  • 12:00-1:00 - LUNCH
  • 1:00-3:00 - Team Meetings & SGO's
The Principal's Point of View

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Bullock Meeting Minutes

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News & Notes

POP Charts & Chill Zones: Please highlight your POP Charts & Chill Zones during your back-to-school night presentations. If they aren't set-up yet, please do so prior to Thursday. Thank you!


Ready to Learn Breathing: ALL students should be participating in our morning Ready-to-Learn Breathing activity. I've had a smattering of Bulldog Buddy winners and/or Check-in students from various classrooms stop in just before or during our breathing.

You're the Best...Quotes from the Staff!

  • FanFan-You are the best and love ya!!! Thanks for my treat!!!
  • To my team partner-You’re the best and I love u!!!
  • Thanks so much Carl for including us in the fun!! You are the best!
  • Thanks Nicole for allowing your room to be our personal one stop shopping spot!
  • Buddy!! Thank you for always being so positive and fun to work with!
  • Thanks Kelli for your help with technology!
  • A big shout out to Debbie F. for helping me during dismissal this week! You’re the best!

Schoolwide Events

Community events/reminders are in bold.

  • 10/01: Week of Respect (Assembly 10/1 @ 1:00 PM)
  • 10/04: Pictures & Back-to-School Night (6:00 for BSI Session; 6:30 Session 1)
  • 10/05: School Closed (Inservice Day)
  • 10/08: School Closed (Columbus Day)
  • 10/09: PTO Assembly (1:30 PM)
  • 10/11: Fire Prevention Assembly (9:15 AM)
  • 10/12: CAST Meetings
  • 10/15: Bulldog Buddies Meeting
  • 10/19: Hispanic Heritage Celebration
  • 10/22: F&P Window OPENS (10/22-10/26)
  • 10/26: CAST Meetings/Star Student Luncheon
  • 10/29: Gr1 Team Meeting
  • 10/30: Gr2 Team Meeting
  • 10/31: Halloween Parade (1:00 PM)
  • 11/01: Gr3 Team Meeting

Happy Birthday!

  • Ms. Werner - 10/1
  • Ms. Bernstiel - 10/6
  • Ms. Gianforcaro - 10/14
  • Ms. Sauer - 10/24
  • Mr. Brown - 10/11
  • Ms. Alleman - 10/31