The Beach Elementary Weekly Wave
March 9, 2023
Dates to Remember
Related Arts Schedule
Monday, March 13-A Day
Tuesday, March 14- B Day
Wednesday, March 15- C Day
Thursday, March 16- D Day
Friday, March 17- E Day
Monday- Basketball, Kickball, Kindness
Tuesday- Artsy Kids, Yarn Crafters
Thursday- Black-Eyed Susan, *Good News *NOTE-THIS IS THE LAST DAY FOR GOOD NEWS CLUB
Friday-4th Grade Sparky Robots
Thursday Folder Contents
St. Patrick's Day Dance Flyer
Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA) for 5th Grade Only
BES Yearbooks-VERY IMPORTANT-No Orders Accepted After March 30th
It is time to order yearbooks for 2022-2023! The Yearbook Early Bird Special is $25 through March 10th. After that, the price increases to $30. Below is the link to order your yearbook.
LAST DAY TO ORDER IS MARCH 30TH. NO ORDERS ACCEPTED AFTER MARCH 30TH.
Fifth grade parents, THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT! There also a separate order form that came home for special congratulatory messages to your fifth grader. PLEASE NOTE THE YEARBOOK ORDER AND CONGRATUALATORY MESSAGE ORDER ARE TWO SEPARATE THINGS. ORDERING CONGRATULATORY MESSAGES IS NOT A YEARBOOK ORDER.
When Students are Absent from School
Maryland Blueprint Udates
Just a reminder that the following Blueprint information sessions will be held in March. This is a good opportunity for community members to provide feedback on each of the implementation plan responses as CCPS finalizes the draft due March 15th.
- Thursday, March 9: BOE Presentation (Pillars 3-5) - 3:30 p.m. in Central Office Board Room
- Friday, March 10: Pillar 4 Community Meeting - 6:30 p.m. in Central Office Board Room
- Monday, March 13: Pillar 5 Community Meeting - 6:30 p.m. in Central Office Board Room
Calvert County Community Events and Activities
For information about family events and youth activities taking place in our community, click the Community Events button, below. Please note: These events and activities are not sponsored by the Calvert County Board of Education or Calvert County Public Schools. We provide equal opportunities to outside agencies to distribute materials that offer opportunities to students and/or their parents, but that permission should not be considered a recommendation or endorsement by the school district.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT
6th Annual Shatter the Stigma 5K
Please register below if you would like to participate in the 6th Annual Shatter the Stigma 5K, bringing the community together to raise awareness and help shatter the stigma against substance use and mental health disorders.
Health and Wellness
2022-2023 National School Bus Safety Week Poster Contest
Every year, thousands of school districts in over 40 states participate in local and state-level competitions to select artwork that depicts school bus safety-related themes and encourages and promotes school bus safety. The winning posters are used to promote safer school transportation for everyone. State winners advance to the national poster contest. Submissions for the contest must be received by the Office of Pupil Transportation/ Emergency Management by March 15, 2023.
For questions, please contact Gabriel Rose, Director of Pupil Transportation and Emergency Management by telephone at 410-767-0209 or by email at email@example.com.
BES ONLY! Last Day of School-Repeat
Maryland Center For School Safety Art Showcase-Repeat
“What does your school safety community look like?”
We want students, grades 3-12, to show us what school safety means to them by submitting an art piece based on this year’s theme, as listed above. The art pieces will be judged anonymously during our Summer Conference on July 19th and July 20th, 2023.
All entries must be original student pieces of work not containing logos, copyrighted imagery, or information. Failure to comply with our rules and guidelines will result in your entry being disqualified.
Submission deadline is May 31st, 2023. Please see our website for contest submission requirements, registration form, frequently asked questions and flyers you can download to print and post in your schools and community.
BES PTO Announcements and Information
There is still plenty of time to register for the Read-A-Thon fundraiser! Students can register to earn a prize and log reading minutes up until Thursday March 16th. Students can use a portion of all donations they receive in the prize store as well. And don’t forget, the class that logs the most reading minutes will earn a pizza party. Participating students are already logging an impressive amount of reading, keep up the good work!!
We will have another student dance on Friday March 17th. Students registered will stay after school to join classmates for some St. Patrick’s Day dancing and fun. Snacks and drinks will be available to purchase for $1 each. Register online by March 16th at 10pm. A copy of the flyer with the QR code is attached here.
Due to limited space, only students can attend in-door dances. But Parents that would like to volunteer to chaperone the dance can use the sign up link below and will need to be a registered volunteer through the raptor system.
We will be having our outdoor family dance evening in May where everyone can join in on the fun.
The chaperone sign up link is below for all who are interested.
You will need to be a registered volunteer through raptor to help with the dance. The link to register as a volunteer is:
Our email is BeachESPTO@gmail.com - Please reach out with any questions, concerns, ideas, or suggestions. Thank you for supporting our Seagulls with us!
Follow BES PTO on Facebook: Beach Elementary School PTO
Click the link below to Register for the Shamrock On Dance
Painless but profitable ways to help BES
Please select the Weis Market file below for a NEW way to help us raise funds for BES! SO EASY! You basically just scan a bar code!
Box Tops for Education
No need to send in Box Tops any longer!!! You simply need to download the Box Tops for Education app and follow the directions!
Harris Teeter VIC
BES will earn 5% of your Harris Teeter brand purchases when you give our account number (6760) to the cashier at check out and ask them to link the number to your Harris Teeter VIC card. You only need to do this one time this school year. You may also link your VIC card online at www.harristeeter.com. You may link up to 5 schools, with funds being divided equally between your chosen schools. You will need to re-link your card at the beginning of next school year.