BISD Family Connects

E-Newsletter for Families and Staff ~ September 7, 2022

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BISD News Kids Krew is Looking for Student Reporters

Is your child interested in sports coverage?

Does your child want to become a reporter and be on camera?


We're having auditions for student interviewers for the upcoming BISD NEWS KIDS KREW productions! See audition information on the graphic below or contact cwhite1@bisdtx.org for more information!

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Hispanic Heritage Month - Event & Contests


Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 - October 15. BISD has several activities planned throughout the month to help celebrate!


Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation will take place on October 12 from 6-8:30 pm. The event will be held at the Jerry Fay Wilhelm Center for the Performing Arts and will feature a guest panel and student talent, including fine arts and an essay contest.


Click here to view the event flyer.

Click here for more information on how to participate in the student contests.


You also won't want to miss the weekly BISD staff featured videos that will be posted every Thursday on the district social media channels from September 15 - October 14.

P-TECH Academy Kicks Off Inaugural Year

FRESHMEN, it’s not too late to apply! The P-TECH Academies at CCHS (Advanced Manufacturing) & BHS (Health Science) are just getting started. Earn 20-26 college credits & industry based certifications while completing this program.


Learn more - https://bisdtx.org/ptech.

View the flyer for both programs at click here.

Backpacks & School Supplies

If you missed this year's Back to School Bash, a limited number of backpacks are available at your child's campus and the Family Resource Center. Please reach out to your child's counselor for more information.

Free Teen Heart Screening

A free teen heart screening event will be held at Texas Children’s Specialty Care Austin on September 24.


REGISTER: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teen-heart-screening-on-sept-24-2022-at-tch-specialty-care-austin-tx-tickets-399693623387


Sign up to VOLUNTEER: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/volunteer-on-92422-at-tch-specialty-care-austin-for-the-heart-screening-tickets-405380884137


Additional information can be found at: https://www.champhearts.org/

September Breakfast & Lunch Menus

Bastrop ISD, in partnership with Aramark Student Nutrition, is committed to providing a quality food service program and recognizes the vital relationship between nutrition and education.


View the September Breakfast & Lunch Menus and follow Aramark on Facebook to get the latest information.

Community Resources

September 15 - October 15: Hispanic Heritage Month

September 20: Bastrop ISD Board of Trustees Meeting, 5:30 pm, PAC

September 20: National IT Appreciation Day

September 26: School Human Resource Appreciation Day

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