The Paw Print

Weekly Principal Newsletter ~ Week of September 6th

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A Great First Week!

What a wonderful first week! It was SO good to see your students back in-person, full time this past week! Thank you to everyone for following our safety protocols, being patient at drop-off and pick-up as we work through the kinks and learn our new routines, and for supporting our students and staff as we transition into the new school year!

This past week students learn about the procedures and rules in the classroom as well as learning about our PBIS BEAR Necessities and routines around campus. It is easy to see that our students are excited to be back on campus and in the classroom together. We look forward to an exciting year together filled with growth and learning!

Back to School Night was a success as well and our PTA President, Traci Larson, led a lovely first PTA meeting! Please be sure to take a moment to join our PTA if you have not yet.

Go Bears!

Daily Protocols

On-Going Mitigating Measures

  1. Shared Responsibility Symptom Screening should be done daily prior to the arrival of school. If your child has COVID symptoms, they must stay home.
  2. Everyone will wear a mask indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Masks are optional outdoors.
  3. Handwashing stations are located around campus and hand sanitizer is located at the entrance of every classroom.
  4. Good hygiene habits will be taught and encouraged.

Return to School Plan and latest COVID Protocols

On Monday, August 23, the district shared the 2021-2022 Return to School Plan with families via email. This document contains important information related to the mandates and protocols that will allow us to return to school full time and in person this fall. On Tuesday, August 31, information pertaining to COVID related quarantine was shared with families as well.

If your child is absent, you MUST report their absence to our school office via our 24 hour attendance line. Thank you for your support as we continue to navigate this pandemic together!

Brookhaven PTA News

We are very fortunate to have a dedicated, hardworking and generous PTA at Brookhaven! We have a new PTA President this year, Mrs. Traci Larson! If you are interested in being a part of our PTA and committees throughout the year, please get in touch with Traci here:

  • Spirit Wear ~ don't forget to purchase your Brookhaven Spirit Wear before time runs out! Forms were sent home in the First Day Packet.
  • PTA Meeting ~ September 13th, 7:00 PM in the MPR, masks required
  • Please click here to join our fabulous PTA! Brookhaven PTA membership is open to everyone ~ students, parents, grandparents, alumni and supporters. Your membership helps fund school assemblies, book fairs, field trip transportation, classroom supplies, library books and more!

Upcoming Events

  • September 13th ~ PTA Mtg, 7 PM
  • September 23rd ~ SCHOOL PICTURE DAY
  • September 24th ~ PTA Family Movie Night - tentative, more details to follow...

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