The B.Y.E. Buzz

April 18, 2022

Notes from the office

We hope you have a great weekend and a Happy Easter!


School Board Meeting

Please read the School Board Meeting updates. There will be a change to the start of school date. We are also moving to a change of school times on Wednesday next year for collaborative team meetings. See more information in the update.


Summer Camp Opportunities

Find summer camp opportunities here! These are organized through the district.


Library Books/Computer Fines

You can now pay for lost/damaged library books or technology devices online- https://osp.osmsinc.com/SpringdaleAR


We Need Your Plastic

Please help us recycle and earn a bench for our school! We have collected almost half of the 2,000 needed items. As a reminder, we need #2 plastics that are not see-through (no more milk jugs). Usually, coffee containers, cleaners, and detergents are made with this kind of plastic. Even the Chick-fil-A and Subway Milk containers count!!!! Keep them coming. We hate to miss out on a free bench for our school.

Family Music Page- Updated Musical Info found here

Be sure to watch for updated information on Mrs. Low's page.

Counselor Page

Check out the Counselor Page by clicking the image.

PTA Update

Congrats to new officers:
April Harlan VP of Parent Relations

Lesha Fogerty VP of Fundraising


Teacher Appreciation Week is the first week of May. Help us spoil the teachers by donating using the PTA store here! Thank you!

Upcoming Events

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Who Are You Buzzing About?

Starting this week, we will be giving out Buzz Awards to our Young teachers and staff. We need YOU to help us recognize those who go above and beyond for our school. As you go through the week, feel free to nominate staff who do extraordinary things! If you see or hear something that is worthy of a Buzz Award, simply fill out this quick form to nominate someone. Awards will be given out each Friday.

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Upcoming Events

April 18- April 22 MAP K-2

April 21- 4th grade to Har-Ber play (Willie Wonka)

April 22- 5th grade to Har-Ber play (Willie Wonka)

April 25-April 29 ACT Aspire

April 30- 5th Grade Little Olympics

May 2nd-6th Read-a-Thon

May 2-May 13 MAP 3-5 and Aspire makeups

May 6- 1st grade to Springdale Library

May 7- Rainout Day for 5th grade Little Olympics

May 11- 3rd grade to Hellstern Play (School House Rock)

May 12- 1st grade Stick Horse Rodeo

May 12- Garden Club last day

May 19- Kindergarten Celebration

May 19- 5th grade tour Hellstern

May 20- 5th Grade Celebration

May 25- Pippin Apple Field Day

May 26- Last student day of school

About our School

  • Bernice Young Elementary was established in August 2000.
  • School mascot is the Yellowjacket
  • School colors are Red, Yellow, and Black
  • National Blue Ribbon School 2020
  • Principal- Christy Norwood
  • Assistant Principal- Sara Kennedy
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