Bulldog Bulletin

September 29, 2018

COUNT DAY IS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2018


October 3, 2018 is Count Day! It is always important for students to be in school, but October 3rd is especially important as the funding our district receives to educate your children is based on the number of students in attendance on these count days each year.

Grandparents/Special Person Day

Bailey Lake will be hosting Grandparents day for our students to show their special person what they do here at school. We have a fun day planned in our classrooms, specials classrooms, and refreshments for all. ** We will have special people for those students who are unable to have someone attend.

When: Friday October 19th

Time: 9am-11am

OCTOBER HAPPENINGS

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3RD

HUNGRY HOWIE'S PIZZA FUNDRAISER (SASHABAW LOCATION)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10TH

WALK TO SCHOOL DAY- MEET AT 7:50 CVS PARKING LOT

1ST GRADE DETROIT ZOO

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12TH

HAT DAY $1 DONATION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR THE OAKLAND COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER

ELEMENTARY CROSS COUNTRY RUN 4:45 @CHS

Registerhere: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScKBn9wKc5EOcMP51oXvflB19jlqIKXRe2IeoVhBgvlZRHMTA/viewform

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15TH-

PTA MEETING 7PM

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16TH

REFLECTIONS KICK OFF 6:30-8:00PM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19TH

GRANDPARENTS/SPECIAL PERSONS DAY

1/2 DAY EARLY DISMISSAL 11:46AM

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31

HALLOWEEN PARTIES AND PARADE

2:45PM

FUTURE DATES TO PLAN FOR

NOVEMBER 1- PICTURE RETAKE DAY

NOVEMBER 7 AND 8- PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES A SIGN UP GENIUS WILL BE SENT OUT AND ATTACHED TO THIS NEWSLETTER SOON SO KEEP YOUR EYES PEELED.

NOVEMBER 9- HALF DAY 11:46 DISMISSAL

NOVEMBER 13- BINGO NIGHT

Running of the Bulldogs- Bailey Lake to Marquette Michigan


  • A HUGE SHOUT OUT TO ALL OFF THE WONDERFUL VOLUNTEERS AND OUR PTA CHAIRS FOR PUTTING ON A SUCCESSFUL EVENT.

    • THANK YOU TO OUR FUN RUN COMMITTEE FOR YOUR COUNTLESS HOURS OF MONEY COUNTING, SPONSORSHIP'S, AND SCHEDULING. CHRISTY KREUCHER, ELENI SARDELLI(not pictured), ANGELA PRUETZ,THERESA ROTMAN, KATIE BARNES, AND MELISSA LEWIS.
    • Our bulldogs ran an amazing 477 miles all together that is all the way from BLE to Marquette Michigan!
    • Thank you for your generosity in support of our endeavors at Bailey Lake- The fun run once again raised $27,000. These funds will allow the PTA to continue to fund activities like Seuss Fair, Field Day, Field Trips, fund classroom enrichment's and assemblies, and so much more.
    • Through the generosity of our sponsors, your child received a BLE t-shirt. Each grade level received a different color. Please keep these shirts handy as your child will have many opportunities throughout the school year to wear these. Your teacher will request them to wear the shirts for field trips and other school activities.

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    VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES!

    As huge thank you to all of our amazing BLE volunteers. We are still in need of filling some volunteer positions for the amazing events that take place during the school year here at BLE. We are especially in need of volunteers for Career Day, Family Wellness Night, Mornings with Mom, and Read to Me (March is Reading Month). Please take a look at the signupgenius to see where your talents could best be served: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4fabac2aa1f58-20182019

    BULLDOG DADS- PLEASE CHECK OUT THE SIGN UP GENIUS


    Bailey Lake is starting something new this year...we are looking for two dads each day to be visible, provide additional recess supervision, interact/play with students, and/or officiate a student game.


    Who: Dads of Bailey Lake Students

    What: Bulldog Dads

    Where: Recess

    When: 12:10-1:40pm

    Why: Provide a forum to partner with Dads to volunteer during the school day, provide a positive male role model to students, and increase surveillance, safety, and supervision on the playground at recess.

    How: Sign up and complete/return the attached iChat Volunteer


    If you have an afternoon to share with students, please use https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e044aabaa29a6fc1-bulldog to sign up for a particular day or days. Please also complete and return this iChat volunteer form and copy/picture of your drivers licence https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_qtDrZN0Pr-UWVUUXFpYktORWc/view to the office prior to your day as a “Bulldog Dad”.


    Thanks for taking the time to make a difference!

    ORDER SCHOOL PICTURES

    ORDER FORMS ARE DUE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2ND. ONLINE ORDERING IS ALWAYS AN OPTION AND AVAILABLE PAST OUR SCHOOL DEADLINE OF OCTOBER 2ND.

    Help our Scouts **Diaper Drive** - Troop 71261

    DIAPER DRIVE

    Girl Scout Troop 71261 will be holding a Diaper Drive at BLE from Wednesday, October 3rd - Friday, October 12th. Please consider donating diapers (size 2-6), baby wipes or baby bottles (donation bins will be placed at the front of the school). All donations will help stock Care House of Oakland County, which distributes diapers to families in need. If you have any questions, please email juliemonnet@mac.com. Thank you for your support!

    Reflections Kickoff

    When: October 16th, 6:30- 8pm

    Where: BLE Cafeteria/ Gym

    Bring your families and kick-off the Reflections contest by exploring the world of art with hands-on creating, entertainment, and all around fun. We will have special guests and performances throughout the night. All 6 fine arts categories will be represented with activities pertaining to Literature, Photography, Visual Arts, Film Production, Dance Choreography, and Music Composition.



    HAT DAY!

    Friday, Oct. 12th, 8:15am

    BAILEY LAKE

    What: Hat Day
    When: October 12
    Who: All Students and Staff
    How: $1 donation
    Why: Raise funds to support the Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center
    DO YOU FREQUENT AMAZON SMILE,KROGER, OR HUNGRY HOWIE'S?

    Simple ways such as ordering pizza at Hungry Howie's, buying groceries at kroger, and ordering from AMAZON!! ***ALSO FOLLOW THE LINKS BELOW***

    BAILEY LAKE ELEMENTARY


    The School Day

    8:30-3:45

    8:25 First Bell (students enter)

    8:40 Tardy Bell

    3:45 Dismissal

    Half Day

    8:30-11:46


    Glenn Gualtieri, Principal......248-623-5301

    Molly Turcsak, Office Secretary.....248-623-5300

    Office Fax #......248-623-5305

    Attendance Line.....248-623-5302

    BOARD OF EDUCATION & CENTRAL OFFICE ADMINISTRATION

    Board of Education

    Elizabeth Egan, President

    Kelli Horst, Vice President

    Gregory Need, Treasurer

    Steve Hyer, Secretary

    Susan Boatman, Trustee

    Andrea Catalina, Trustee

    Cheryl McGinnis, Trustee


    Central Office Administration

    Shawn Ryan, Interim Superintendent

    Mary Beth Rogers, Executive Director of Business Services

    John Lucido, Executive Director of Human Resources

    Kathy Christopher, Executive Director of Student Support Services


    Non Discrimination Clause

    In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disability Act of 1990, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, it is the policy of the Clarkston Community School District that the Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, height, weight, marital status, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic, in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities. For more information contact the Executive Director of Human Resources, 6389 Clarkston Road, Clarkston MI, 48346, (248) 623-5400. For more information regarding ADA, contact the Deputy Superintendent, 6389 Clarkston Road, Clarkston MI, 48346, (248) 623-5400