The Bledsoe Beat

Growing students socially, emotionally, and academically.

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School Board Election Day is Tomorrow, May 5th from 7AM to 7 PM


Board members are elected at-large to three-year terms representing the entire FISD community. Election Day polling places are established by the Denton County Elections Administrator for Denton County voters and Collin County Elections Administrator for Collin County voters by virtue of a Joint Election Agreement with both counties and other local entities.


Voters may vote in any location within the county in which they reside.

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PTA News

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up soon. We will be celebrating our teachers and staff the week of May 7th-11th. The PTA Hospitality Committee has been busy planning a wonderful week for our teachers filled with lunches and treats. Here is a link to the list of Teachers Favorites on the Bledsoe PTA website.

http://bledsoe.my-pta.org/Content/57_25/Files//TeacherFavorites201718.pdf


Back to School shopping just got easier!


Bledsoe is partnering with SchoolKidz to offer parents a convenient way to pre-purchase school supplies for the upcoming school year. Avoid the hassle of shopping & pre-purchase your supplies through SchoolKidz. Everything you need in one box. It's that easy! Order deadline is June 6th.


To order click on the link below and use account code 26816. http://www.shopttkits.com/

We will need LOTS of volunteers to help make Field Day and End of Year parties a success! Sign Up Genius coming soon for both events.


Upcoming PTA dates:

May 10th- Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

May 15th - Last PTA meeting

May 23rd and 24th- Field Days

May 31st- End of Year Class parties

Book Character Parade on Friday, May 18th Before GMB

We encourage all of our Bledsoe students to join in the fun of our very first Book Character Parade.


Read the flyer below to learn more!


What to Expect on the Morning of Friday, May 18th -



  • Participating students should come to school completely ready for the parade.
  • Parents in attendance will line up outside of the building. Students participating will parade inside through hallways among the other students, outside through the parents, and into GMB.
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Extra Yearbook Sales Available for Purchase

We will be selling extra yearbooks on WEDNESDAY MAY 9 AT 7:20AM in the Bledsoe front foyer. They will be $20 each (CASH ONLY).

Collecting Library Books for the End of the Year

The end of the year is fast approaching. Although students will continue to visit the library for enrichment and makerspace activities, the library will be collecting library books soon.


K-2 Grades: The last day to check out books is Friday, May 4th. All books are due Friday, May 11th.

3-5 Grades: The last day to check out books is Friday, May 4th. All books are due Friday, May 18th.

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Important Dates

May 7th - 11th Teacher Appreciation Week

May 14th - May 16th - No Visitors for STAAR

May 14th - 3rd and 4th STAAR Math

May 15th - 3rd and 4th STAAR Reading

May 16th - 5th STAAR Science

May 23rd - Field Day for 3, 4, & 5

May 24th - Field Day for K, 1, & 2

May 31st - End of Year Parties

June 1st - Celebration of Learning & Last Day of School