Butler Bulletin

Butler Middle School Monthly Newsletter: Friday, Nov 9th

In honor of all the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces, Butler Middle School had an all school Veteran's Day Program.

Please enjoy this video.

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REMINDER: No School Wednesday, November 21st through Friday, November 23rd

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Please join Mr. Sadowski

Butler is looking for your feedback! Join Principal Jason Sadowski and Butler's Site Council, a group of parents that meet once a month, to discuss ideas and plans to make Butler a better place for students and families. Meetings are the second Wednesday of each month for about an hour at 5:30pm.


Wednesday, November 14th

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Getting Ready for Snow and Cold

Click here to read a message from Superintendent Dr. Todd Gray regarding snow and cold day school closings.

EN RELACIÓN A: Preparándose para la nieve y el clima frío

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DEADLINE November 19th!!!


  • Client must reside with their child or children in Waukesha County.

  • The children must qualify for the free/reduced lunch program per the federal guidelines.

  • Eligible children are those from birth to senior in high school.


Interested families can request an application from the School Social Worker, Jaime Dobner, at jdobner@waukesha.k12.wi.us or 262-970-2933. Applications are also available on the Butler Website at butlerms.waukesha.k12.wi.us in English and Spanish.


Completed applications need to be returned to Jaime Dobner by Monday, November 19 to ensure arrival at CCC by November 21st.

If you feel that you may qualify or if you have any questions about the program, please contact me at 970-2933.


  • El cliente debe de residir con su(s) hijo(s) en el Condado de Waukesha.

  • Los niños deben de calificar para el programa de almuerzo reducido o gratuito por medio de las reglas federales.

  • Los niños elegibles para este programa pueden ser desde recién nacidos hasta el 12º grado de la escuela preparatoria.


Las familias interesadas pueden pedir una solicitud a la Trabajadora Social Escolar, Jaime Dobner, enviando un correo electrónico a jdobner@waukesha.k12.wi.us o por teléfono al 262-970-2933. Las solicitudes también están disponibles en el sitio web de Butler butlerms.waukesha.k12.wi.us en Inglés y Español.

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Las solicitudes completas deben ser entregadas a la Trabajadora Social Escolar Jaime Dobner, a más tardar el lunes 19 de noviembre para asegurar que lleguen a CCC antes del 21 de noviembre.

Si cree que califica o si tiene alguna pregunta sobre el programa, por favor comuníquese conmigo al 970-2933.

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#ButlerUnited Update:

October was Bullying Prevention Month. We focused on bullying prevention, bystander awareness, and school unity. We are grateful for all of the students, staff, and community members that participated in our weekly challenges. This week we are sharing out your entries in those challenges. Week #1 was Send a Smile. Your smiles made our day and helped brighten the day of those around you! Keep smiling!!

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District Happenings

Click here to view important information for the upcoming 8th grade North HS open house on Tues, Nov 27th

Click here to view the approved 2019-2020 Family Calendar

Click here to view the Fall 2018 School District of Waukesha Newsletter

Click here to view flyers for upcoming opportunities for both students and families

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REMINDER: Information can be found on Butler MS's website for Clubs and Activities. Here you will find a list of available clubs, contact information and dates and times of meetings.

Click here to see this page.

Art Club

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Art club will begin on Tuesdays starting 1/22/19- 4/23/19 from 2:45-3:45.

Ski / Snowboard Club

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Do you like to ski or snowboard? Have you ever wanted to learn? Well if you like to ski, snowboard or want to learn, please attend the informational meeting on Tuesday, November 13 in the Media Center. The meeting will take place from 2:45 - 3:15. If you are unable to attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Ottenad, Mrs. Mraz or Dubs for more information. Our first ski/snowboard outing will be on Thursday, Dec. 20th. Bring on the snow!!!
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Volleyball starts on Tuesday, November 27 to Thursday, December 20, 2018. We will play Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays unless there is a wrestling meet here at Butler. Each session will run from 2:45 to 3:45. This is not a competitive league, it is a great opportunity for students of all skill levels to get together and play volleyball.

In order to participate students must return a signed permission slip to the attendance office and have a signed concussion form on file in the office. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Kirsch (970-2953) or Mrs. Harrington (970-2959).

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Daily Announcements

Parents and families you can always view our daily announcements on our web page. Click here to see the 2018-19 announcements.

Save the Date for Culver's Fundraiser

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Upcoming Important Dates

Nov 19 - Wrestling Meet (Butler @ Mukwonago)

Nov 21 through Nov 23 No School

Nov 27 - Wrestling Meet (Butler @ Wisconsin Hills)

Dec 4 - Wrestling Meet (Butler @ Nature Hill - Oconomowoc)

Dec 6 - Wrestling Meet (Butler @ Sussex Templeton)

Dec 11 - Orchestra Concert @ North HS (7th/8th Grade)

Dec 13 - Wrestling Meet (Wisconsin Hills @ Butler)

Dec 15 - Wrestling Meet (Waukesha Invite @ Waukesha North High School)

Dec 24 through Jan 1 - No School

Jan 21 through Jan 22 No School

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Butler Middle School Website

Bookmark our homepage:


On our website you will find a link to the daily announcements, activities calendar, and a news section with upcoming important announcements.

Student Safety

Please talk to your child about using the crosswalks around Butler if they walk or get dropped off. Before and after school, Michigan and Hine Avenues are extremely busy. We have two crossing guards in the morning and two in the afternoon. Also, please continue to drive slowly and carefully around school.

Butler Key Contact Information

Please click on the attachment for a complete listing of the key contact people at Butler Middle School.

Donations Appreciated

Per Federal Law AHERA Asbestos Notifications must be shared annually with families.

English Notification

Spanish Notification

Annual Asbestos Notification

Donations of the following are appreciated. Please bring any donations to the main office.

Tissues, hand sanitizer, anti-bacterial wipes and #2 pencils.

***Si tiene preguntas sobre esta información u ocupa ayuda para traducir alguna parte de este documento a español, favor de llamar al Departamento Bilingüe/ESL al 262-970-1009.