Buena Vista Elem. School Newsletter

Dr. Agnes A-Kumi ........ Week 6:.......... 9/17/2021

Parent Safety Survey for the year 2021- 2022

Please Click on this button to take the Buena Vista's Safety Survey. Use your child's email and passcode to take the survey.


"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." -Benjamin Franklin. Knowledge is Power!

  • Shout out to Buena Vista teachers. They are making learning fun. Students are participating in a book tasting cafe.
  • Apologies to all our students and families for the change in picture day schedule. Company had a problem. Picture day is tomorrow, Monday, 9/20/21.


  • Fall Picture Day, Monday, 9/20.
Reminder for 5th Grade Parents:
  • Your 5th grade student was sent home with a permission slip to be signed by you for them to participate in STARBASE. Please sign and return the permission slip for your student to attend. For more information in regards to STARBASE see the attachment below.

Character Counts:

  • Character focus for September is Respect.
  • Respect yourself, Respect your Peers, & Respect your Environment.
School-wide Social Emotional Focus for this week:
  • Growth Mindset and Goal Setting using Second Step curriculum.
Arrival & Dismissal using a vehicle:
  • Drop off & Pick up in the coned area.
  • No drop off or walking in the drive through lane.
  • Use sidewalks. No walking between cars please. Safety first.
  • Follow directions from our crossing guards. Safety first.
  • Serving begins at 7:40 AM. Gate opens for all at 7:50 AM. Tardy bell rings at 8:05 AM. Students must be in their classroom by 8:05 AM.
Minimum day:
  • Wednesdays. Kinder & TK dismiss at 12:20 and the 1st -6th grades dismiss at 12:30PM.