Bobcat News

5th Edition October 5th-9th, 2020

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THIS WEEK AT BC

Student Packet and Materials Distributions

Wednesday, Oct. 7th, 1-3pm

2789 Southwest Butler Road

Gresham, OR

This Wednesday we will be distributing student work packets and materials. We will have 30 minute pick up windows for each grade level. Please arrive during your scheduled time if possible. If you have multiple students in different grade levels you may pick up all materials at the same time. Before arrival please write your students name, grade level and teacher on a piece of paper and place on your dashboard. You will be directed to your pick up area where materials will be placed in either your trunk or handed through the window. The dates and times for the next 3 Packet and Materials Distributions are listed below.


October 7th, November 4th and December 2nd


Kindergarten/1st Grade 1:00pm-1:30pm

2nd Grade/3rd Grade 1:30pm-2:00pm

4th Grade/5th Grade 2:00pm-2:30pm

6th Grade 2:30pm-3:00pm

NO SCHOOL FRIDAY OCTOBER 9TH

Counselor's Corner

Community Resources


COVID-19 Emotional Support Line:

This line is 24/7 and the number is 855-238-8644 (503-575-3761)


Centennial School District Community Resources:

Please click HERE for a list of resources in our local community including food, housing & clothing


Food, utility or housing assistance:

Please consider calling/texting 2-1-1 by phone or at their website https://www.211info.org/ to find out the latest information about where you can get help.


To Report Suspected Child abuse:

Click HERE for Oregon protective services information


Mental health crisis lines: (24 hours a day)

Lines for Life: 1-800-273-8255

Youthline: 1-877-968-8491 or text "teen2teen" to 839863

Clackamas County Crisis Line: 503-655-8585

Multnomah County Crisis Line: 503-988-4888

The Trevor Project: 1-866-488-7386

***Important Update for CSD Food Distribution***

Beginning Monday (October 5th) the times for food distribution will change to 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. every Monday at:


Parklane Elementary – 15811 SE Main St, cafeteria door/parking

Powell Butte Elementary – 3615 SE 174th – cafeteria door

Meadows Elementary – 18009 SE Brooklyn St. – Front door

Patrick Lynch Elementary – 1546 SE 169th Pl. – by kitchen door.

Centennial High School – 3505 SE 182nd Ave. – Auditorium


North Truck Route Stops are for 15 minutes only

11:30 – 11:45 am SE Division & SE 154th Ave. (Griffin Court)

11:50 - 11:05 am 14222 SE Division St (Rollin’ Wheels)

12:15 - 12:30pm 2609 SE 145th Ave (Arbor Glen)

12:40-12:55 pm 16910 SE Naegeli Dr. (Meadowland)


South Truck Route Stops are 15 minutes only

11:30 - 11:45 am 5003 W Powell (Worship Center)

12:00 - 12:15 pm SE 156th Ave & SE Ogden Dr.

12:25 – 12:40 pm Pleasant Valley Elementary (Parking Lot)

12:50 - 1:05 pm Butler Creek Elementary (Parking Lot)

Message from Your PTA

BC Virtual JOG-A-THON (October 12-16)

This year we are doing a virtual Jog-a-thon for a whole week! Instead of doing laps, we are taking pledges for how many 5 minutes increments of physical activity your kiddos can do all week. We know all of our kiddos are stuck in front of their computers, so this is a way to get them active and earn money for their school. This year, all funds raised help us to fund classroom grants, buy more "Class of" T-shirts, fund the donut drive and service the laminator for the school.


We need your help to make this successful!!!! The kids have all week to ask family and friends to pledge them. Kick off tracking activity on Monday the 12th. We will accept cash, but we ask that you use the square link to have friends and family pay (please make sure they state the name of the student/teacher/grade). The teachers will be emailing the pledge sheets out, the school will also be handing them out at the supply distribution happening this Wednesday. We will have 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes for the top earners in each class!


Here is the link:

https://checkout.square.site/buy/RMCXZKLIEU4MTAZSBE5ETVRN


We will accept pledge sheets and all cash on November 3rd and 4th. NO CHECKS WILL BE ACCEPTED THIS YEAR.


Our school goal is $5,000.00! Go Bobcats!

BC PTA SPIRIT STORE

The BC PTA Spirit store is still open. You have a choice to have your items shipped directly to you, or you can choose to do the bulk method that will ship everything to the PTA for us to distribute on a set distribution day (TBD). The link is below.

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CSD Family Resources

Click here for information on topics like Food Resources, Health Care and Mental Health Resources etc.

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Technology Support for Students and Families

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Wildfire Evacuation Resources

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