Beadle News Beat

September 6, 2019 - Edition 19.4

Mr. John Southworth, Principal

Mrs. Heather Daubert, Assistant Principal

Dr. Jennifer Reid, Assistant Principal


18201 Jefferson Street, Omaha, NE 68135

402-715-6100
http://bms.mpsomaha.org/

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BEADLE’S MISSION STATEMENT

Beadle Middle School guarantees that each student achieves academic excellence and grows emotionally, socially, and physically as a responsible citizen in a global society by developing a world-class school characterized by collaboration and the use of effective, innovative strategies designed to engage and challenge all students.


Dr. Jim Sutfin - Superintendent of Millard Public Schools


Millard Public Schools 2019 Board of Education Members

Mike Pate President; Linda Poole - Vice President; Amanda McGill Johnson – Secretary

Dave Anderson – Treasurer; Mike Kennedy - Board Member; Stacy Jolley - Board Member

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Depression and Suicide Screening

Millard Public Schools facilitates annual lessons about depression and the risk for suicide, including individual student screeners and follow-up, as needed. These lessons will begin at BMS the week of September 10 and will be delivered by the counselors and social worker; listed below are the dates by grade/team and links to the videos each grade level will be viewing.


Please contact your student’s grade level counselor if you would like to opt-out your student with this activity or if you have any questions. Thank you.


Eighth Grade: Video
  • Wednesday, September 11 -- Omega
  • Thursday, September 12 -- Rho
  • Tuesday, September 17 -- Zeta

Counselor: Mrs. Jenny Powers; jepowers@mpsomaha.org, 402-715-6111


Seventh Grade: Video

  • Wednesday, September 18 -- Beta
  • Tuesday, October 1 -- Epsilon
  • Wednesday, October 2 -- Theta
Social Worker: Ms. Ashley Phillips; anphillips@mpsomaha.org, 402-715-6112


Sixth Grade: Video
  • Tuesday, October 8 -- Gamma
  • Wednesday, October 9 -- Kappa
  • Thursday, October 10 -- Sigma

Counselor: Mrs. Carey Jacobs; crjacobs@mpsomaha.org, 402-715-6113

Beadle Hoode and T-Shirt Order Forms

ORDERS DUE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Beadle Hoodies and T-Shirts

Order forms for Beadle Spirit Wear are included with this edition of the News Beat and are located in the BMS office. Deadline to turn in your order form is Friday, September 13. Order forms may be turned into the secretaries in our main office.


All Beadle Spirit Wear ordered at Fall Orientation has been delivered to students. If your child did not receive their order, please go to the office.

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Box Tops for Education

The Box Tops for Education program has changed. Box Tops are going mobile. No more clipping required. We will still be collecting clipped Box Tops. So if you have clipped Box Tops or have boxes that have them, please cut them out and send them with your student.

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Beadle Middle School Written Spelling Bee

All Beadle student may participate in the BMS Written Spelling Bee on Thursday, September 19 from 3:05 to 3:30 in room B128.


Students that miss 4 or less words will be invited to the Millard Public Schools District Oral Spelling Bee on October 29 at DSAC. One student from Millard will then advance to the Omaha World Herald Regional Spelling Bee in March. If you have questions, please email Mrs. Hahn, mailto:jlhahn@mpsomaha.org

Picture Retake Day - September 27

Student Activity Calendar -- September 9 to 13

A Day -- Monday, September 9

7:15 - 8:10 Encore Choir

7:35 - 8:20 Jazz Band

3:00 - 4:45 Volleyball Team Practice

3:45 Football - Varsity vs. Andersen Middle @ Beadle

3:45 Football - JV vs. Andersen @ Andersen


B Day -- Tuesday, September 10

7:05 - 7:40 Show Dogs Choir, room D129

3:00 - 3:30 Book Club, room B122

3:00 - 3:30 Wits Clash and Knowledge Masters, room B128

3:05 - 3:40 FCS Club, room B104

3:05 - 4:00 Drama Club, room B125

3:05 - 4:30 First Musical Rehearsal -- Full Cast Read-Through

3:15 - 4:45 Football Practice

3:30 Volleyball - Reserve Team vs. Kiewit Middle @ Beadle

3:45 Volleyball - Varsity and JV Teams vs. Kiewit Middle @ Kiewit


A Day -- Wednesday, September 11

  • Team 8 Omega -- Depression and Suicide Screening

3:00 - 4:45 Volleyball Team Practice

3:05 - 3:45 Cross Country Club Practice - meet on the Track

3:05 - 3:45 Encore Choir

3:15 - 4:45 Football Practice


B Day -- Thursday, September 12

  • Team 8 Rho -- Depression and Suicide Screening

7:00 - 7:35 Jazz Band

3:00 - 4:00 PE 2.0 - Flag Football, room B122

3:05 - 3:45 Musical Rehearsal -- Full Cast

3:45 - 4:30 Musical Rehearsal -- Leads and/or select scenes

3:15 - 4:45 Football Practice

3:30 Volleyball - Reserve Team vs. North Middle @ North

3:45 Volleyball - Varsity and JV Teams vs. Kirn Middle @ Beadle


A Day -- Friday, September 13

  • Beadle Hoodie and T-Shirt Orders Due

7:05 Show Dogs Choir, room D129

3:00 - 4:30 Science Olympiad, room A110

3:00 - 4:45 Volleyball Team Practice

3:45 Football - Varsity and JV vs. Russell @ Millard West High School

6:00 Cross Country Meet @ Walnut Grove Park


Saturday, September 14

T.B.A. JV Volleyball Tournament @ Westside Middle

Varsity and JV Volleyball Teams

VOLLEYBALL PRACTICES ARE EVERYDAY FROM 3:15 TO 4:45. COACHES ARE MRS. LITTLE AND MISS SCHAPKER. GO TO THIS LINK FOR MORE VOLLEYBALL GAME INFORMATION

Intramural Volleyball

Intramural Volleyball coaches Mrs. Cleary, Mrs. Meyers, Mrs. O'Mara and Mrs. Wittgren. Games are September 20, 24, October 3, 4, 8, 9 and 11. From 3:15 to 4:15.

Cross Country Club

GO TO THIS LINK FOR PRACTICE AND MEET SCHEDULE

Sports

GO TO THIS LINK FOR BEADLE SPORTS INFORMATION

Football Game Schedule

GO TO THIS LINK FOR THE FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

Encore and Shows Dogs Choir

GO TO THIS LINK FOR INFORMATION ON MUSIC ACTIVITIES

Encore - Mrs. Whisinnand

  • Mondays from 7:15 to 8:10 and Wednesdays from 3:05 to 3:45


Jazz Band - Mrs. Lindquist

  • Mondays from 7:35 to 8:20 and Thursdays from 7:00 to 7:35


Show Dogs - Mr. Engsgrom
  • Meets every Tuesday and Friday mornings from 7:05 to 7:40


Musical Play - Mrs. Kemp and Mrs. Bishop

First Rehearsal is Tuesday, September 10 from 3:05 to 4:30, full cast read-through

Following the first rehearsal, rehearsals will be every Tuesday & Thursday

  • Leads and/or select scenes from 3:45 - 4:30

  • Full cast from 3:05 - 3:45

Please see cast calendar for additional details. Any absences must be reported to Mrs. Kemp at vmkemp@mpsomaha.org prior to rehearsal to be excused
Musical -- Frozen, Jr.

GO TO THIS LINK FOR INFORMATION ON THE MUSICAL

Clubs

GO TO THIS LINK FOR INFORMATION ON CLUB ACTIVITIES

Art for the Cause Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Real


Book Club - Club Sponsor Ms. Coates

  • September 10, 17 and October 1 from 3:00 to 3:30 in room B122


Chess Club - Club Sponsor Mr. Sukraw


Community Service Club - Club Sponsor Ms. Diurba


Craft Club - Club Sponsors Mrs. Frerkes and Mrs. Smith


Destination Imagination - Club Sponsor Mrs. Hahn


Drama Club - Club Sponsors Mrs. Frerkes and Ms. Pfeifer


FCS Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Anderson

  • September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10 from 3:05 to 3:40 in room B104.


PE 2.0 - Club Sponsors Ms. Coates and Mrs. Hightower


Future Educator’s Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Little

  • September 19, October 5, 19, November 7, 21 and December 12 at 7:20 in room C133


HULK Club - Club Sponsors Mr. Cleary, Mrs. Rowe, Mrs. Schrunk


Math Counts Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Noonan


Science Club - Club Sponsor Mr. Stocking


Science Olympiad - Club Sponsor Mr. Stocking


Student Council - Club Sponsors Mrs. Feik and Mrs. Little

  • Meetings the first and third Friday of each month at 7:15 in room B112


Wits Clash and Knowledge Masters - Club Sponsor Mrs. Hahn

  • September 10 and 24 from 3:00 to 3:30 in room B128


Yearbook Club - Club Sponsor Mrs. Jacobs

  • September 17 from 3:05 to 3:45 in room A108


Youth to Youth - Club Sponsors Ms. Pfeifer and Ms. Pribil

  • Trips will be scheduled in October, December, February, and April TBA
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