Linden Leopard Growl

January 12th, 2022

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Resources for Parents - Digital Citizenship

All students in grades 1-6 have been engaging in digital citizenship activities during QUEST class. The goal of these lessons is to help create thoughtful, empathetic digital citizens. Here are a few resources to support families in continuing these conversations with your children at home.




ONE Spirit Day - Friday, 1/14/22

Spirit Day Reminder for this Friday, 1/14/22. Don't forget to wear your Linden Leopard ONE T-shirts!

Dates to Remember

HAPPY 2022

Thursday, January 13th

  • Band Practice @ 8:00 AM
Friday, January 14th
  • ONE Gear Day!
  • Chorus Rehearsal @ 8:15 AM
Tuesday, January 18th
  • Intermediate and Primo Strings Practice @ 8:10 AM
Thursday, January 20th
  • Spelling Bee
  • Band Practice @ 8:00 AM
  • LHSA General Membership Meeting- 7:00 PM
Friday, January 21st
  • Blue & Gold Spirit Day!
  • Chorus Rehearsal @ 8:15 AM
Tuesday, January 25th
  • Intermediate and Primo Strings Practice @ 8:10 AM
Thursday, January 27th
  • Winter Instrumental Concert- 7:00 PM for parents
Friday, January 28th
  • Chorus Rehearsal @ 8:15 AM

LHSA General Membership Meeting

Hey Parents-

Linden's Home and School General Membership Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 20th! Feel free to come In-Person or Join vis Teams. Just click on here General Membership Meeting!

Are you Prepared for the Weather?

Winter Weather Reminder:


  • As the winter weather has arrived, please be sure that the children have coats, hats, etc. for outdoor recess. We try to make sure the children get outside for fresh air and enjoy some physical activity throughout the winter months, based on the temperature and wind chill factors. In addition, please be sure to label your child's clothing and items brought to school. This will help us to eliminate an overcrowded lost and found area!


  • Please be sure to check out the District School Closing Information page. Be prepared for Inclement Weather and School Delays.
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Congratulations to this Week's PAW Winners

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The following students had their Linden Leopards PAW picked for demonstrating one or more of Linden's Core Four Values.


Respect, Responsibility, Citizenship and Cooperation.


Kindergarten: Claire Drellich

1st Grade: Penelope Mysliwiec

2nd Grade: Joe Denicore

3rd Grade: Julia Craig

4th Grade: Skye Landau

5th Grade: Otto Sachdev

6th Grade: Heily Perez


Congratulations Leopards...Way to GO!

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Congratulations to these young engineers! They have shown exemplary skills in collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking skills while working in the QUEST room!
Miss Reid's Counselor Corner

Please click the bar for a link to Miss Reid's webpage.

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Linden's Book Dedication Program!

Looking for a special way to celebrate a birthday, holiday or thank you to a great teacher? Do you want to give someone a special honor or mark an important milestone? You can find our Book Dedication information on Mrs. Free's library website or CLICK HERE to jump straight to our Book Dedication page!

Bucks County Children's Museum Available at the Linden Library!

Looking for an activity for the whole family?

Check out a family pass to the Bucks County Children’s Museum.

The pass is good for 6 family members.

Email dfree@cbsd.org if you would like your child to check out the pass from the Linden library.


For more information about the museum: The Bucks County Children's Museum (buckskids.org)

LHSA FUNDRAISER

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January Boomerang Asset #27

Equality and Justice: Young person places high value on promoting equality and reducing hunger and poverty.


The Boomerang Youth Recognition Award is a district-wide monthly program which recognizes and honors youth in our community for exemplifying and living by one of the chosen Developmental Assets® for the school year.


Please email Mrs. Dempsey at ddempsey@cbsd.org or send to school in an envelope. Nomination forms are due by Wednesday, January 26th.

We look forward to reading your child's nomination!

CB Cares Backpack Newsflash

Click title bar for link to Backpack Newsflash page.

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Delayed Opening of School Reminder

As a reminder, when Central Bucks School District operates on a 2-hour delayed schedule, the kindergarten program will operate according to a “modified” schedule. This schedule would be as follows:


C Schools (Barclay, Butler, Groveland, Linden and Warwick):

  • AM Students 11:05AM – 12:50PM
  • PM Students 2:00PM – 3:45PM


This change does not impact transportation. AM students will come in on buses with the delayed start times and PM students will go home on buses as normal.

Health Coverage for Kids and Teens

Check out Linden's Health Room page for Information about CHiP- Children's Health Insurance Plan.

CBSD Health & Safety Plan Update

Dear Parents,


As you have been made aware, the district informed the CB community about the most recent masking update. At this time (12/15/21), masking is optional for students and staff.


I continue to ask all families to notify me and our Certified School Nurse (Tina Boyer tboyer@cbsd.org) if your child, or someone in your family, tests positive for Covid. If your child tests positive, or is a household close contact, you will receive direct communication from me about the district guidelines.


Classroom email blasts, as well as bus emails, will still be sent to that specific grouping if a positive case is reported.


I ask all families to be mindful of their child’s symptoms. If you ever have a question, please feel free to contact me or our health office.


Sincerely,

Mike Testani

IMPORTANT NEW and RETURNING VOLUNTEER CLEARANCE INFORMATION

New & Returning Volunteer Clearance Info

This school year the district has approved Classroom and Grade Level Field Trips.


If you wish to chaperone your child's future planned event, please recognize that your clearances must be up to date with the Central Bucks School District.


If your clearances are up to date, simply upload them into the App Garden-Volunteer Tracker.

If your clearances have expired or if you need to begin the clearance process, simply click on Required Documents for the directions.

Once you received the approved clearances, you may then upload them into the APP Garden-Volunteer Tracker.

For your convenience, we have attached the link to the Human Resources Volunteer Required Paperwork webpage.


Human Resources / Volunteer Required Paperwork (cbsd.org)


Thank you for your immediate attention to this.

Resources & Quick Links for Families Kindergarten Registration for 2022-2023 ~ Open Now

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iCal Feed

Want to sync your phone calendar with Linden's Calendar of Events? Download Linden iCal Feed today!


1. On the Linden website, click calendar.

2. Click iCal Feed Instructions (small image of a link above calendar to the right).

3. Click on the iCal Feed link (looks like a website).

4. A window will pop up on the iPhone that shows the list of events, and you can click on “add all” at the top.

For the Districts visual directions, please click here.

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