Beadle News Beat

October 9, 2020 - Edition 20.9

Mr. John Southworth, Principal

Mrs. Heather Daubert, Assistant Principal

Dr. Jennifer Reid, Assistant Principal


18201 Jefferson Street, Omaha, NE 68135

402-715-6100
https://bms.mpsomaha.org/

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BEADLE’S MISSION STATEMENT

Beadle Middle School, a community where each individual is a teacher and a learner, guarantees students will achieve their maximum growth academically, socially, and emotionally. We will meet the unique needs of each student in a collaborative environment using effective and innovative strategies to engage and challenge all students.


Dr. Jim Sutfin - Superintendent of Millard Public Schools


Millard Public Schools 2020 Board of Education Members

Linda Poole – President; Dave Anderson – Vice President; Stacy Jolly – Secretary

Amanda McGill Johnson – Treasurer; Mike Kennedy and Mike Pate – Board Members

NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 15 AND 16

Depression and Suicide Screening

Millard Public Schools facilitates annual lessons about depression and the risk for suicide, including individual student screeners and follow-up, as needed. These lessons began at Beadle the week of October 5 and will be delivered by the counselors and social worker during Bulldog Block; listed below are the dates by grade/team and links to the videos each grade level will be viewing. Parents of remote learners, it’s recommended that you make yourself available by phone during these dates so we can contact you as needed. Please contact your student’s grade level counselor if you would like to opt-out your student with this activity or if you have any questions. Thank you!


Sixth Grade: Video
    • Tuesday, November 10 - Gamma

    • Thursday, November 12 - Kappa

    • Tuesday, November 17 - Sigma

    • Counselor: Mrs. Jenny Powers; jepowers@mpsomaha.org, 715-6111

Seventh Grade: Video
    • Tuesday, October 20 - Beta

    • Thursday, October 22 - Epsilon

    • Tuesday October 27 - Theta

    • Counselor: Mrs. Carey Jacobs; crjacobs@mpsomaha.org, 715-6113

Eighth Grade: Video
    • Tuesday, October 13 - Zeta

    • Thursday, October 29 - Omega

    • Thursday, November 19 - Rho

    • Social Worker: Ms. Ashley Phillips; anphillips@mpsomaha.org, 715-6112

Activities for October 12 to 23

A Day - Monday, October 12

7:45 - 8:20 Jazz Band Rehearsal


B Day -- Tuesday, October 13

3:00 - 3:45 Arts for a Cause Club, room D102


October 14, 15 and 16

  • FALL BREAK
  • No School for Students


A Day - Monday, October 19

  • Red Ribbon Week - Pajama Day

7:45 - 8:20 Jazz Band Rehearsal

3:00 - 3:30 Pride Club, room A119

3:00 - 4:00 Science Olympiad, room A110

3:00 Youth to Youth - Movie Party in the Library

3:15 - 4:30 Boys Basketball Team -- Tryouts


B Day -- Tuesday, October 20

  • Red Ribbon Week - Sports Day

3:00 - 3:45 Arts for a Cause Club, room D102

3:00 - 3:45 Book Club, room B122

3:15 - 4:30 Boys Basketball Team -- Tryouts


A Day -- Wednesday, October 21

  • Red Ribbon Week - Dress up your Mask

3:05 - 4:15 Show Dogs

3:15 - 4:30 Boys Basketball Team -- Tryouts


B Day -- Thursday, October 22

  • Red Ribbon Week - Inside Out/ Backwards Day

7:05 -7:35 am Jazz Band Rehearsal

3:00 - 3:30 Math Counts Club, room B128

3:15 - 4:45 Varsity and JV Boys Basketball Team Practice


A Day -- Friday, October 23

  • Red Ribbon Week - Wear Red

3:00 - 4:00 Science Club, room A110

3:15 - 4:45 Varsity and JV Boys Basketball Team Practice

RED RIBBON WEEK - OCTOBER 19 TO 23

October 19: We're Too Cozy To Do Drugs - Pajama Day!

October 20: Too Full Of Spark To Do Drugs - Dress in your favorite Sport or Team!

October 21: Be Safe Don't Do Drugs - Dress up your Mask!

October 22: Flashback To Stop Drugs - Inside Out / Backwards Day!

October 23: We’re All Fired Up To Be Drug Free - Dress up in red to celebrate being drug free!


--- If you are not dressed appropriately for school and according to school policy you will be asked to change. Remember – you can’t wear slippers to PE Class.

Boys Basketball Team - 7 and 8 grades

Any Seventh or Eight Grade Boy interested in trying out for the Beadle Boys Basketball Team please sign up with Coach Keasling, Coach Cleary, or Coach Wittgren to ensure all requirements are met before the tryouts.

  • Boys Basketball tryouts for the 2020 season will be held on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 19, 20 and 21.

Go to the above link for the information to help you prepare and understand the process.

Music

Jazz Band - Mrs. Lindquist

  • Rehearsal Monday from 7:45 to 8:20
  • Rehearsal Thursday from 7:05 to 7:35


Show Dogs - Mr. Engstrom and Mrs. Whisinnand

  • Rehearsals Wednesday from 3:05 to 4:15 in the Multi-Purpose Room

Beadle Clubs - Fall Semester

Art for a Cause - Club Sponsor Mrs. Real

October 13, 20,27 and November 10, 17 and 24 from 3:00 to 3:45 in room D102


Book Club - Club Sponsor Ms. Coates

October 20, November 10, December 1, 15 from 3:00 to 3:45 in room B122


Craft Club - Club Sponsors Mrs. Frerkes and Mrs. Smith


Destination Imagination - Club Sponsor Mrs. Hahn

Zoom link: https://mpsomaha-org.zoom.us/j/99368824797?pwd=dEhqNWQ2ZHhrK0UzZ0M4dzhweEdsQT09


Diversity and Unity Council - Club Sponsor Mrs. Pribil


FCS Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Anderson

November 10, December 1 from 3:00 to 3:30 in room B104


Future Educators Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Little


HULK Club 2.0 - Club Sponsors Mr. Cleary and Mrs. Schrunk


Kids with a Voice (Student Culture Council) - Club Sponsors Mrs. Mohnsen and Mrs. Kocis

Club open to original members at this time


Math Counts Club - Mrs. Hahn

October. 22, November. 12, December. 3 and 17 from 3:00 to 3:30 in room B128


PE 2.0 - Club Sponsors Mrs. Fleming and Mrs. Hightower

October 29, November 5, 19, December 3, 10 from 3:10 to 4:00. Meet outside room C134


Pride Club - Club Sponsor Ms. Coates and Mrs. Loeffler

October 19 in room A119 from 3:00 to 3:30


Science Club - Club Sponsor Mr. Stocking

October 23 from 3:00 to 4:00 in room A110


Science Olympiad - Club Sponsor Mr. Stocking

October 19 from 3:00 to 4:00 in room A110


Student Council - Club Sponsors Mrs. Feik and Mrs. Little

in A110


Wits Clash and Knowledge Masters - Club Sponsor Mrs. Hahn

November 19, December 10 from 3:00 to 3:30 in B128


Yearbook Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Jacobs


Youth to Youth - Club Sponsors Mrs. Gaiser and Ms. Pribil

https://sites.google.com/mpsomaha.org/pribil-ela7/youth-to-youth?authuser=0


  • Youth to Youth is having a movie party after school on Monday, October 19 in the library. Bring a friend and enjoy a movie to help us kick off Red Ribbon week.

Beadle Hoodies and T-Shirts

The Beadle Store is now selling Hoodies and T-Shirts in the Office.
  • You may purchase Hoodies and T-Shirt with cash or check in the office using the Order Form above or online with a credit card through ParentVUE under the Fees Tab. Order forms are also available in the Beadle Office.

Yearbooks

School may look a little different this year but that's all the more reason to remember the uniqueness by purchasing a Yearbook. Deadline to order a Yearbook is January 30.

  • You may purchase a Yearbook with cash or check in the office using the Order Form above or online with a credit card through ParentVUE under the Fees Tab. Order forms are also available in the Beadle Office.

SPORTS and CLUBS

GO TO THIS LINK FOR MORE INFORMATION

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