November (week 1) at BBIS

November 4, 2019

CHARACTER STRONG: Family Dare: Bucket List

Sit as a family and generate a list of 25 things you would like to do or accomplish as a family this year.

Student Holiday: TUESDAY, November 5

ATTENDANCE CHALLENGE: November 4 - December 20

We are looking forward to crushing our campus attendance goal of 97%!


Students who meet this goal (November 4 - December 20) will be invited to an attendance party on Dec. 20th with admin.


To meet the goal, students can not have more than 1 absence. Leaving early or missing any period counts as an absence.

HELP US SPOT THE BRIGHTEST STARS IN MISD!

MEF is honoring MISD employees again this year through the STAR EDUCATOR program. Deadline is November 8, 2019.


Click here for more information.

Veterans Day: November 11

BBI will be hosting two Veterans Day assemblies on Monday, November 11. 6th grade will attend the 1:00 p.m. assembly and 5th grade will attend the 2:00 p.m. assembly. We would love to honor you or a Veteran close to you on this day. Please plan to sign in at the front office with a valid driver's license.

2019 TURKEY TROT Color Run

BBI PTO will be hosting the Turkey Trot Color Run on Friday, November 22, 2019!


Information was sent home with students on Monday, October 28. Be on the lookout for this packet of information in your child's backpack.


The packet includes:

  • a schedule of events
  • fundraiser goals & awards
  • color run information and permission slip
  • fundraiser pledge sheet
  • parent participation registration form
  • the opportunity to purchase yard signs to encourage your child


You may also find the packet attached below this informational block.

Sign Up Genius: Turkey Trot VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

Looking for a way to help out with Turkey Trot? Click here and sign up.

Sponsor one of the Prizes for the Turkey Trot

The top individual winners will receive one of these great prizes:


1st prize: Nintendo Switch

2nd prize: AirPods

3rd prize: Hover Board


PTO is seeking sponsors to cover the cost of these 3 items. If you would be interested in donating one of these three items, please contact BBIS PTO at bbispto@gmail.com.

BBIS Yearbook & Memory Ads

Yearbooks are on sale until December 31st for $20!


The price will increase to $25 after the start of the new year and all sales will end February 1st, 2020.


Yearbooks can be purchased online.


Ads can be purchased online. Prices range by size.


Visit balfour.com to shop!


Email bearbranchintermediateyearbook@gmail.com with questions.

BBIS General Information

Our doors open each morning at 7:20 a.m. Students may exit vehicles once the doors open and can walk along the sidewalk that runs parallel to the front of the school building.


Early morning child care begins at 6:30 a.m. and all students must be enrolled online through the MISD website.


The first bell rings at 7:55 a.m. and the tardy bell rings at 8:00 a.m. The instructional day begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 3:10 p.m.