The Bear Necessities


Happy MARCH....

I feel like we have turned a corner, spring is coming soon!!

Next Year: We will be posting for a teaching position for Laurie Paige's retirement. The posting will be for Head Start teacher, as Carly Doyle will be moving to the ECSE teacher opening Laurie's retirement created. If you are interested in the Head Start teaching position, please let me know ASAP.

AGAIN: if there is something different you want to do, this is the TIME TO LET ME KNOW!!

Happy Spring....take in a bit of sun and fresh air!!

Administrative Secretary Interview Team

I thank you for the input on the critical attributes for this position. Please let me know if you are willing to serve on this interview team. We will interview on March 15th, if you are a teacher and chosen for the team, we will secure a sub for you.

MANY THANKS for your time and efforts on filling this VERY IMPORTANT position in our building. Need to know soon, so let me know as soon as you read this.


  • Staff Absence: If you secure a Para sub through the District, please include the sub’s name in your email to the office.

  • Mail procedure instructions and mail supplies are in the File Room. Please remember to place KC Presort slip on mail and secure with a rubber band.

  • Please notify the office if a Title student is now eligible to receive Special Education services. Please place the Title cumulative file in the brown file.

  • Regarding time off requests, classified staff will still need to request the entire time off. If they request 4 hours and they return after 4 hours plus some, they will need to modify this time off request or work the extra time before the end of the week.


March Tornado Drill

Upcoming Events:

3/1-4/9 Title/PEER Students Screened (If screened before 11/7)

3/1 Dental Screening - Great Beginnings location

3/1 5:00 STEAM Night

3/2 No School

3/2 9:00 ASIRT Training

3/2 10:00 Staff Meeting - Para

3/3 Taste of Lee’s Summit

3/6 Deadline for PEAK Grants

3/8 Student Pictures / Class Picture

3/16 Collab Meeting

3/19-3/23 Spring Break

3/26 12:45 Dr. Collier at Great Beginnings

3/29 Dental Screening - Satellite locations

4/5 5:30 Jill Molli

4/6 8:00 Jill Molli

Our Week

Monday - Jeanie/Kerry to SLC PM only

Tuesday - Jeanie out PM for HS Mtg.

Wednesday - here

Thursday - Jeanie Principal Mtg Am, Kerry gone to CYY

Friday - Jeanie here, Kerry gone to CYY