Tuesday Tidbits

Back to School at the Bow!!

Bowman Raiders are off to a Great Start!

Week one is down! We hit the ground running with our latest initiatives to get our students to the next level! Reading and maximizing our time to build in planning to ensure enriched learning opportunities for the kids! What strategies did you use this week? What strategies will you encourage kids to use the most?

"Anyone, anyone" teacher from Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Anyone? Anyone? Stay away from making your kids fall asleep...keep them interactive!

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Sunshine Fund!

Donations! Donations! Don't forget to give to the Sunshine Fund! This fund gives our beloved family members some Rays of Sunshine when needed during those tough times! Thank you to Ms. Sunshine, Lora Barron for taking on the Sunshine Fund! Please send donations to Lora Barron...She will make sure your funds are well utilized!


Don't forget...Even our PTA works very hard at the Bow! They are fundraising queens, and are always looking for new ways to get us more funding for the kids! Bowman always gets 100% participation, so please....Don't forget to join! Joining is easy, you may put your check or cash in an envelope with your name on it and turn it in to the front office. We will turn it in for you!

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Now that the all the darlings have been fixed, let's give them until Wednesday to get those backpacks in their lockers. Beginning Thursday, we will begin enforcing...however please begin reminding them!

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Administration Presentations!

Tuesday, Sep. 3rd 2013 at 8:30pm to Thursday, Sep. 5th 2013 at 3:30pm

Bowman Middle School Science and Language Arts Classes

Admin will be presenting rules and campus-wide guidelines/reminders to students.

Principal's Meeting

Wednesday, Sep. 4th 2013 at 8am-12pm


Martinez, Aguilar and Glover will be out.

Book Fair Preview

Friday, Sep. 6th 2013 at 8pm

Room 507 at the Bow

Bowman Raider Band

Saturday, Sep. 7th 2013 at 8:45am

Tom Kimbrough Stadium, Murphy, TX

Murphy, TX

Fall Book Fair Begins

Monday, Sep. 9th 2013 at 8am-4pm

Bowman Room 507

MAP Testing for all New Students

Monday, Sep. 9th 2013 at 8:30am to Friday, Sep. 27th 2013 at 3:30pm

All Computer Labs at the Bow!


Tuesday, Sep. 10th 2013 at 6-7:30pm

2501 Jupiter Road

Plano, TX

We will run our 8 period day schedule for parents. Please have a short presentation about your class ready to go!

Leadership Meeting

Tuesday, Sep. 10th 2013 at 7:45am

Room 702, Steph Schinnerer's Room

Bowman Middle School

"Bowman spirit has grown leaps and bounds, but spirit never grows old." (Plano Star-Courier, May 14, 1969)

Bowman Middle School, built in 1968 and first opened as Bowman Junior High, was named for banker George Washington Bowman (1844-1921). A Confederate veteran, and later a farmer, Bowman was one of the organizers of the Plano National Bank in 1887 and served as president of its board until his death. He was also on the Plano city council and PISD school board. (A Century of Excellence: A History of the Plano Independent School District, 1999).

Have a great WEEK!!!

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