Buffett Bulletin

January 18, 2023

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Upcoming Events

PTO Meeting

Buffett PTO is meeting in-person on Monday, January 23 at 6:30 p.m. in the Library.

Science Fair

Buffett 7th & 8th graders worked hard to create Science Fair projects this year! Parents are invited to come view the projects on January 24th from 3 p.m.- 5 p.m. in the gymnasium!
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DATE CHANGE: 6th-8th Grade Strings Concert

This concert was moved to Thursday, January 26th from 7-8:00 p.m. in the gym. Thank you for your flexibility.

Picture Day-February 7

This is a day is an opportunity for parents who would like to have another picture of their child taken. This is not for IDs or the yearbook.


Parents can reach out to Ms. Aggen (amye.aggen@ops.org) for questions.

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Save the Date: February

The next Family Engagement Night is a parent/student art night. A sign-up form will be coming soon!

Student-Led Conferences

Mark your calendars for March 8 & 9. Student-Led Conferences are the week before Spring Break, which is later in the year than in the past. Middle schools will hold conferences Wednesday and Thursday of that week. Then there is no school on Friday, March 10. Spring break is March 13-17.
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New Faces of Bobcat Nation

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New SRO: Officer Crnkovich

Officer Crnkovich is Buffett's new SRO. He has been part of the Omaha Police Department for 30 years. He started his career with the gang unit and investigations. Now, he works at schools. Officer Crnkovich is splitting his time between Buffett and Beveridge this year. He is married with five children, a dog, a cat, and several chickens. Welcome, Officer Crnkovich!
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High Five Highlight

Buffett Middle School adopted five core values four years ago that we live and breathe every day at school. These values are called the Buffett High Five. They are Be Kind, Be Hardworking, Be Safe, Be Trustworthy, and Be Your Best.


This section of the bulletin will highlight one story featuring Buffett Bobcats staying true to these values.

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Living the Dream

Congratulations to three Buffett students for their performance at the City of Omaha's Living the Dream competition on Monday.


Cooper K. and Malik C. performed a duet rap about being biracial in America. View their performance at the 2 hour 11 minute mark.


Kenny M. performed an award-winning solo rap about his experiences and dreams in life. Kenny was featured on KETV after he took first place in the vocal performance category. He also won prize money to spend how he chooses. View Kenny's performance at the 2 hour 2 minute mark.


This is what Being Your Best looks like at Buffett!

Living the Dream - Livestream
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Buy Your Yearbooks!

Do you know Buffett has a Yearbook Staff made up of a classroom of 8th graders? They work hard all year to produce a high school quality yearbook for our school. Buy a yearbook for only $40! This year's theme. "It Only Goes Up", will leave you speechless. It is filled with fun and memories that will last forever.


Parents of 8th graders-make this year's book even more special. Be sure to buy a yearbook ad. You can create a dedication page just for your 8th grader! Prices start at $30.


Yearbook staff will visit every Bobcat Den classroom this week to collect yearbook money. Cash or checks made out to Buffett will be accepted. Or you can click on the link below to order yours online. Sales end February 3.

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Calendar Events

School Choice Night

Thursday, Jan. 19th, 6-7:30pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

For interested incoming middle school students

Buffett Bravo Performance

Saturday, Jan. 21st, 10am-2pm

17800 George Miller Parkway

Omaha, NE

PTO Meeting

Monday, Jan. 23rd, 6:30-7:30pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

Girls Basketball

Tuesday, Jan. 24th, 3:15pm

5105 Bedford Avenue

Omaha, NE

GBB Game vs. Monroe (A)

Buffett Science Fair

Wednesday, Jan. 25th, 9am

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

Gym

6th-8th Grade Strings Concert

Thursday, Jan. 26th, 7-9pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

Gym

Girls Basketball Game

Thursday, Jan. 26th, 3:30pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

GBB Game vs. Davis (H)

Boys Swim Begins

Monday, Jan. 30th, 3:15pm

15800 Summit Plaza

Bennington, NE

Wrestling

Tuesday, Jan. 31st, 3:30pm

6901 Burt Street

Omaha, NE

Wrestling Meet vs King and Lewis & Clark @ LC

Girls Basketball

Tuesday, Jan. 31st, 9pm

5619 South 19th Street

Omaha, NE

Girls Basketball vs. Marrs @ Marrs

Girls Basketball

Thursday, Feb. 2nd, 3:30pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE

GIrls Basketball Game vs Norris @ Buffett

Wrestling

Thursday, Feb. 2nd, 3:30pm

5619 South 19th Street

Omaha, NE

Wrestling Meet vs Marrs & Beveridge @ Marrs

No School-Teacher Professional Day

Friday, Feb. 3rd, 7am-4pm

14101 Larimore Avenue

Omaha, NE