The Bulldog Bulletin

Friday, April 26th, 2019

Upcoming Events


  • PTO Meeting-May 2 @ 7pm
  • Blacktop Ball-May 3, 5:30pm-7:00pm
  • Webster on Wheels, May 5, 1:30pm
  • Early Dismissal-May 10 @ 11:45am
  • Crossover Day-May 14 @ 9:15am
  • Field Day-May 17
  • 5th Grade Party-May 21
  • Field Day Rain Date-May 22
  • 5th Grade Farewell Celebration-May 24
  • Last day of School & Early Release- May 24 @ 11:45am

Click here to view the complete school calendar online.

Ready for Kindergarten?

Do you have a child, or know a family with a child who is of age for Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year? If so, please read on!

We want to spread the word that the time to register is now. As we are planning for the new year (staffing, ordering materials) is important that we have an idea of how many students we will be serving in the Fall. Any help you may be able to provide would be greatly appreciated!

The link below is to Webster Groves School District Registration Information, or information is available by calling 314-961-1233.

District Registration Information:

Thank you for your time and your ongoing support of Bristol Elementary School!

Field Day Volunteers Needed!

Field Day is Friday, May 17th! We are looking for parent volunteers to help run the field day stations.

Click on the link to sign up for a station:

3rd-5th, 8:20-10:45

K-2nd, 12:20-2:45

Please email any questions to

Thank you in advance for your help,

Jen Hagerty and JustineFields

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Blacktop Ball 2019!

Blacktop Ball 2019 will be held Friday, May 3rd from 5:30-7:00 pm.

Join us for our annual end of year celebration - Blacktop Ball! Don't miss out on the music and fun! There will be face painting, balloon artists, a DJ, food trucks and more. Have fun trying to dunk the graduating 5th graders while helping the school at the same time!

We are are still in need of volunteers...please consider checking out the SignUp Genius link to sign up:

Support the event and celebrate the end of the year with a limited edition 2019 Blacktop Ball T-shirt designed by one of our own students! Cost is $15 each. Please order online at or fill out a form and return it to the school office or your child’s teacher. Don't miss out! T-shirts will be distributed via backpack mail prior to the event. All orders are due by Monday, April 22nd .

Food trucks on the blacktop as early as 5:30! Join us for dinner and music!

Our food truck menus:

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First EVER Bristol Day at Soccer Park!

Saint Louis FC v. North Carolina FC

Saturday June 22, 2019 7:30pm

Tickets $12 a person

  • Saint Louis FC, Saint Louis’s own professional soccer team has invited the Bravos to sing the National Anthem at the game.

  • Tickets are only $12, and Bristol Families will have a special section reserved for all of us to cheer from.

  • Special note: Saint Louis FC goalie - Tomas Gomez - attended BRISTOL!

  • Payment check made out to Bristol PTO or pay online Or text “BristolFC” to 52182

  • Please contact Sara Wichard with questions

  • Tickets will be sent home before the end of the school year. See order form below. Forms also available in the front office.

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18th Annual Jim Schoemehl Run for ALS on 5/4

Dear WGSD Parents,

The 18th Annual Jim Schoemehl Run for ALS is less than two weeks away! Hosted by

the marketing class at Webster Groves High School, this event will take place on May 4th at

7:30AM at Webster Groves High School. There will be a 5k, 10k, and 1 mile fun run . All

participants, runners and walkers are welcome! There will also be a children’s area featuring a

bounce house and pony rides , as well as a bean bag toss, burlap sack races, an obstacle course,and other fun activities. The children’s area is included with the cost of registration.

We would like to have as many people register for the run to reach our goal of $20,000. All the proceeds for the run will go to the ALS Association Saint Louis Regional Chapter, along with a local family affected by ALS, The Harts. If you or your child would like to register for the run, please visitour website ( ), or come to WGHS to register before the run starts. We hope to see you all there!


The Marketing Class of Webster Groves High School

2019-2020 Bristol PTO Exec Board

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Bristol PTO Exec Board!

Many thanks to everyone for their time and service over the past years and we look forward to continued support of Bristol in the future!

2019-2020 PTO Executive Board

Mason Alinger
Nicole Spiegel

1st Co-Vice President:
Marisa Yoder
Hannah Bingaman

2nd Co-Vice President:
Kelly Scheffer
Meghan McClain Peterson

Krysia Audet

Jamie Baley

Recording Secretary:
Halle Dimar

Corresponding Secretary:
Kate Hoops

Welcome Committee:
Katie Franke
Amanda Garnier

Bristol Grant Winners!

Congratulations to Sara Wichard (Sound Dome) & Rene Clifton (The Power of Positive) for being awarded grants from the Webster Groves School District Foundation! We are very grateful for the Foundation and their efforts to support our schools! Look below to see all of the grants awarded by the Foundation this year.

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Please help us with traffic flow

Because of our location arrival and dismissal are challenging. There are a few things that can help:

  • No Parking Zones: Please observe designated No Parking zone on W Cedar heading away from Bristol. Cars parked here slow traffic flow and create an unsafe situation at the crosswalk. Thank You!
  • U-Turns: Please do not make U-Turns on Gray or in the intersection or Gray & Cedar during arrival or dismissal. This slows traffic flow and creates an unsafe situation at the crosswalk. Thank You!
  • Drop & Go: Please refrain from parking and exiting your vehicle during arrival & dismissal times. If you must park please pull all the way down Gray or park on a neighboring street.

Thank you!

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Super Fun Soccer Camp

Attention Soccer Families! Once again the Super Fun Soccer Camp is being hosted this summer by soccer loving former Bristol students who are now at the high school! They would love to see any Bristol Bulldogs ages 4-7 at their fun soccer camp. See the attached flyer for details.

WGHS Hoops!

Check out the Summer camp and 3 or 3 league in the flyers below!
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MQP 2019 Volleyball

The MQP 2019 Volleyball registration link is now active. To register please go to:

Registration Deadline

for INCOMING boys and girls

3rd grade through 8th grade

is May 12th

See below

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Little Statemen Store

The Ambrose PTO has gained permission to open an online Little Statesmen Store specializing in spirit wear for the youngest of children in the district (infants through preschool). The High School Parents Club graciously shared their designs with us so we could be the providers for little kids. Please help our PTO support the Ambrose Center by sharing this information. The store will be open for three weeks so timing is everything.

Link to the store:

Chess Club Dates

Join the fun!

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May 17

What's for Breakfast & Lunch?

Find Breakfast and Lunch menus here:

Arrival Reminder

Just a friendly reminder that doors open at 8am and students should not arrive prior to 8am unless they are in a supervised club or adventure club. Thanks!

Allergies & Lunch Room Seating

To ensure the health and safety of all students during lunch, and to make sure everyone feels included, we provide tree nut & peanut free tables/seating on each side of the cafeteria. These tables are clearly marked. Please note that students who buy school lunches are allowed to sit at the peanut free tables. If your child brings a lunch from home and wants to sit at the peanut free table with a friend, they need to check with an adult to ensure their lunch doesn't contain any nuts.

Thank you!

Office Contact Information

If you are in need of contacting the office for absences, late arrival/tardy, dismissals, etc., our school administrative assistant is Terry Mueller and can be reached either via e-mail or phone at:


Bristol Elementary School

Part of the Webster Groves School District in Webster Groves Missouri. Established in 1869. Our Core Values: Be respectful. Be responsible. Be safe. Be supportive. Mascot: Buddy the Bulldog