Badger News 8.21.21

Building Bridges, Keeping Kids First

Dear Builta Families,

We had a lovely week as we held Meet and Greet, School Supply Drop Off Night, Kindergarten Orientation and began the start of the school year. It was exciting to see the bright eyes and eager faces of Builta students as they moved throughout the building this week.


Our first two days on Thursday and Friday were great! It was wonderful to have Builta students back in-person to learn, develop, and grow with their classmates and teachers. Students participated in the First Day of School Assembly where we celebrated our return to school and talked about the importance of showing respect to each other. We also had a bus assembly for our bus students to review bus expectations.


Over the next several weeks, students and their classmates will participate in class and team building activities in order to connect with each other. During the week of August 23, Builta teacher will review Stop, Walk, and Talk strategies with classes to give students tools to use for minor issues. Builta students will also continue to get to know their peers and teachers, learn classroom routines, work on academic skills, as well as enjoy themselves and have fun.


Builta Staff have many enjoyable and engaging experiences planned for our children. We are looking forward to an awesome year for our entire school community.


Sincerely,

Ms. Morgan

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8/25/21--Virtual Curriculum Night This Week With Builta Teachers

On Wednesday, August 25, Builta will host a Virtual Curriculum Night for parents.


During Curriculum Night parents will learn about the curricular objectives and procedures of their child’s classroom. Each grade level has two identical sessions from which to choose. Parents can attend Session 1 or Session 2.


**Session 1: 6:00 pm - 6:25 pm

**Session 2: 6:35 pm - 7:00 pm


Teachers will send out zoom links for parents to join a curriculum night session from home.

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Upcoming Dates

8/25: Virtual Curriculum Night

9/1: Monthly Parent Self-Certification in ParentVUE (Parents will self-certify on a monthly basis)

9/6: No School-Labor Day

9/7: No School - Building Institute Day

9/17: Fall Pictures

9/24: Builta PTA Meeting and Bingo Night

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Builta PTA

The Builta PTA has many fun things planned for students and families this year.


Contact Mrs. Zarinah Bradway, PTA President, to volunteer for a school activity or to learn more about the PTA. zarinahbradway@gmail.com.


Also, please consider becoming a member of the PTA to support student and family events. waynebuilta.memberhub.com

Week of August 30 is Safety Week at Builta

During Safety Week, we will teach lessons that will cover the mandatory drills for fire and tornado and also general school safety.



The following safety skills will be presented in age appropriate ways: listen to an adult, be alert, situational awareness, moving with a purpose, exit awareness and rally points.


These lessons are designed to cover the basic components of school safety without creating anxiety or worry in students.



We look forward to an engaging week with our students. Thank you for your continued support in keeping our school safe.

Pictures from Thursday and Friday