Friday, September 24, 2021
Bear Bulletin Schedule
Picture Day is Next Week*
Your child will participate based on the dates below.
- Kindergarten - 4th Grade: Tuesday, September 28th
- Preschool: Wednesday, September 29th
All orders will be completed online. Click here and use order code EVT6Z2VXZ to order photos.
* Retakes are scheduled for November 9th.
1st Grade Vision Screening
Vision screening is required by the Indiana State Board of Health for all first graders. All first graders will be screened on Wednesday, September 29, 2021. An optometrist will be present and performing the screening. The results are pass/fail. Your student will bring a copy of their screening home.
If your child wears glasses or contacts, please make sure they have them at school during these days for accurate testing results.
Should you have any questions, please contact our school nurse Danielle Green (firstname.lastname@example.org)
If your child should be excused from participating (e.g. religious exemption, recently had an exam with an ophthalmologist/optometrist) please email our school nurse, Danielle Green (email@example.com), by Friday, September 24. Please remember to include your child’s name, teacher, and the reason for the exemption.
BSE Community Service Project
Mark your calendars for October 9th!!! Help needed!
Mrs. Thorne, BSE's Counselor, was awarded a grant to build a hammock forest. This will be a great space for classes to extend their learning outside. We are seeking help to build this hammock forest.
Tasks to accomplish:
- dig holes for 25 poles (An auger will be rented to dig the holes.)
- insert 12 foot poles three feet into the ground
- secure with cement (rented cement mixer)
- scrape grass for a limestone pathway (A sod cutter will be rented as well.)
- attach eyebolts and hammocks to poles
When: Saturday, October 9th starting at 9:00
Where: Brooks School Elementary
(north side of the building facing 126th Street)
shovel, gloves, water to drink, wheelbarrow
If you're available, we'd LOVE to have you help us!