The Friday Flyer
September 27, 2019
Jog-a-thon was a success!
PTO's biggest fundraiser of the year was on Wednesday, and it was an incredible success. The weather was perfect, and the students had a fantastic enjoying the day together.
Through the generosity of our community and the support we receive through this event, Boone Meadow is able to support student learning through increased literacy resources, educational experiences, study trips, technology integration, campus improvements, and more. The annual Jog-A-Thon fundraiser is an exciting tradition where 100% of the proceeds raised stay at Boone Meadow for students and the school community.
Other important items:
- Our goals is to obtain a $50 pledge/student for a school-wide goal of $22,000
Money in pledge envelopes should be returned to school by Wednesday, October 9th.
· Please make checks payable to Boone Meadow PTO. We also accept cash payments, or credit card via SchoolPay.
Donation Link: http://Www.schoolpay.com/link/bme2019jat
Thank you for your tremendous support.
Lunch Menu for October 4th
Boone Meadow 3rd Grade Students have spoken and their votes have been tallied for Student Choice Lunch on Friday, October 4th.
Student Choice Lunch will be the following for next Friday:
Cereal Choice with Yogurt
Fruit Juice Slushies
Our next vote goes to 2nd Grade for Student Choice Lunch on Friday, October 25th !!
The Fall Book Fair is coming!
The Scholastic Book Fair is returning to Boone Meadow the week prior to Fall Break.
Students and families may purchase from the plethora of books and merchandise made available by Scholastic. The proceeds from the bookfair provide resources for Boone Meadow classrooms, while promoting literacy and a love of reading.
Friday, October 4th 8:30am to 3:30pm
Monday, October 7th 8:30am to 3:30pm.
Tuesday, October 8th 8:30am to 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 9th 8:30 am to 5:30pm
Thursday, October 10th 8:30am to 4:00pm
Friday, October 11th 8:30am to 1:00pm
If you'd like to volunteer, there are opportunities to help at:
October 8th is Picture Re-take Day
Please Note: Cripe Photography REQUIRES THE ENTIRE ORIGINAL PICTURE PACKET AND ENVELOPE to be returned on Make-up day (October 8th) if you desire a re-take.
If you ordered a class composite, it will be delivered later this winter!
ZCS Food Service offering NEW STARTING PAY
Texts from SchoolMessenger
From time to time Boone Meadow uses SchoolMessenger to send a text to all of the families. If you haven't been receiving texts from us, you may need to opt-in by sending YES to the SchoolMessenger short code of 68453. Contact Beth Kiel in the front office if you have any questions firstname.lastname@example.org
October 7-11 - Book Fair
October 8 - Picture Re-Take
October 14-18 - Fall Break
October 23rd - Blood Drive 2:30-6:00 (Cafe)
October 28th - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
November 11 - Veterans Day Program
November 13 & 14 - Student Conferences
- Student conferences held after school on 11/13 & throughout the day on 11/14
- Student e-day on the 14th
November 18th - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
November 27-29 - Thanksgiving Break
December 12th - Boone Meadow Voices Concert
December 23-January 3 - Winter Break
January 20 - MLK Jr. Day (no school)
January 23 - STEM Night
February 5 - Global School Play Day
February 6 - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
February 17 - Presidents Day (no school)
February 18 - Staff Professional Development Day (no school for students)
March 4 - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
March 18 - Wellness Night
March 20 - Boone Meadow Mixer (evening social for adults @ Golf Club of Indiana)
March 25 - Kindergarten Round-Up
March 27-April 3 - Spring Break
April 13 - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
May 6 - PTO Meeting @ 7:00 (Cafe)
May 22 - Last Day of School
For Food Services monthly newsletter and information, click on link below
Nutrition Nuggets publication is focused on elementary aged students, while the Teen Food & Fitness edition is geared towards secondary students.
Community Events See the link to learn more about local events:
Volunteers and Visitor Background Checks
CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR VOLUNTEERS
We value partnerships with our families and welcome parents and guardians to serve as volunteers in our schools. Each ZCS building offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities.
- Field Trip Chaperones
- Out of Town/Overnight Chaperones
- Volunteer Coaches
- Classroom Helpers (PTO parties/room parents)
- Library Helpers
- After Prom Workers
- Field Day/Jog-A-Thon Volunteers
- Book Fair Sales/Athletic Ticket Sales
During the school day, all volunteers are expected to sign in at the front office. Prior to the volunteer opportunity, all volunteers must sign a Non-disclosure Acknowledgement Form and have successfully completed a Full Criminal History Background Check. Necessary background check paperwork is available on the ZCS website at the Volunteers/BRAVO link and should be submitted at least 10 days prior to the intended volunteer date. Volunteers must also view the state mandated confidentiality/bullying video, provided on the Volunteer/BRAVO website. The volunteer will pay the fee* for the full background check which will expire after 5 years. The link to apply for the full background check can be accessed on the Volunteers/BRAVO link on the ZCS main webpage. For more information, contact the Volunteer/BRAVO Coordinator.
CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR VISITORS
During the school day, all visitors must enter via the front door and sign-in at the front office. Visitors need to be prepared to present a government issued photo ID which will be scanned against the National Sex Offender Registry. All visitors will be issued a visitor badge/tag to be worn inside the building at all times.
- Lunch Guests
- Classroom Guest Speakers
- Classroom Special Events (Grandparent Day/Famous Hoosiers/etc.)
- Parent/Teacher Conferences
We ask that all visitors schedule an appointment to meet with teachers, counselors, administrators and all other staff members so that we may best serve everyone. Visitors other than parents/guardians must be prearranged and organized through the main office.
*ZCS thanks all volunteers for generous support of our youth and schools. Thank you, too, for supporting assurance of student and staff safety by completing and paying for a volunteer background check.