Baywood Newsbearer

June 7, 2018

Principal's Message

Dear Parents,


Thank you for a wonderful school year. It is a joy and honor to be your Principal at Baywood. I hope you have a wonderful summer and am already excited to welcome you back in the fall!


We have been working hard on planning for the upcoming year and I am excited to share our current class configurations for next school year with you here. Please keep in mind that class configurations are based on our overall school enrollment and are tentative up until the weeks before we start school in the fall. Our best thinking on our classes for next year at this point is the following:


Preschool: 1 class- Mrs. Lloyd-Moffett

Preschool SDC: 1 class- Mrs. Glysson

Kindergarten: 2 classes- Mrs. Fay & Miss Loeffler

1st Grade: 2 classes- Mrs. Taylor & Mrs. Dallas

2nd Grade: 2 classes- Mrs. May & Mrs. Newell

Kinder-2nd SDC: 1 class- Mr. Dale

3rd Grade: 2 classes- Mrs. Dawkins & Mrs. Cappellano/Mrs. McGuire

4th Grade: 1 class- Mr. Curran

4th/5th Grade: 1 class- Mrs. Emery

5th Grade: 1 class- Miss Stocking

3rd-5th SDC: 1 class- Mrs. Richardson


We will be saying goodbye to some amazing folks:

-Mrs. Costa, our secretary clerk, will be moving to Hanford with her family

-Mrs. Toews, our 4th grade teacher, will be teaching at Sinsheimer as an EL Specialist

-Mrs. Brown, our intervention teacher, will be retiring

-Mrs. Smith-Grove will be entering a new career

-Mrs. Garza, our substitute counselor has completed her time filling in for Mrs. Chavez who had her second baby


...And we will be welcoming some new folks to our team:

-Mrs. Kersten will be joining Mr. Milbourne on our PE teaching team

-We will be announcing our new secretary clerk and preschool bilingual aide in the fall

-Mrs. McGuire will be a teaching partner with Mrs. Cappellano


You will receive your InfoSnap enrollment information and all related school information electronically. Watch for your InfoSnap email on Wednesday, June 14. Once your Info Snap Registration is complete, you will receive your child's class placement via email on Monday, August 13th, the week before school starts. Note, class assignments will not be sent if InfoSnap Registration is not complete. Please contact our office if you need help with this process or need to use one of our computers.


Our annual Back to School information 'packet' will be emailed to you at beginning of August.


Have a wonderful summer!


Respectfully,

Mrs. Jennifer Dinielli

Upcoming Events at Baywood Elementary

6/19 Monday First day of Summer School

7/20 Thursday Last day of Summer School

8/3 Tuesday Office Reopens for 2018-2019 School Year

8/13 Monday Baywood Teacher Assignments Emailed to Families Who Have Completed Info Snap

8/20 Monday FIRST DAY OF 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

Join Us TOMORROW for Baywood Night at Blues Baseball!

Join us for Baywood Elementary School Day with the San Luis Obispo Blues!

Friday, June 8th, 2018 at 6:00 pm.


Make sure to bring the coupon that arrived in your student's Monday Blue Folder good for one free entry and their immediate family receives free admission!

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Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens

June 18th-July 19th, meals are available to children and teens 0-18 years old at Baywood's cafeteria Mondays-Thursdays. Breakfast will be served at 9:30 and lunch will be at 11:45. No ID or personal information is required to participate. This program is provided by Food Bank Coalition of SLO County. For more information about free summer meal sites call 805-596-4064.
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ST Math

Students will have access to ST Math over the summer with internet access and their password. This is a great opportunity to incorporate math into daily summer activities, the games puzzles start off simple and then get more challenging as the student progresses. When they reach a challenging problem, they may ask for your help.


Accessing Homework in ST Math

  • Click on the Homework button
  • Enter the password
  • Type in the school name. Press Enter
  • Begin playing assigned homework


Student can play:


  • Objectives that have been assigned as homework
  • Objectives that have already been completed


You can use ST Math to promote mathematical conversation with one of these ideas below:

*Ask your child to select a level they have completed (it will be marked in green), and teach it to a family member.

*Build a summer math word wall with vocabulary words they use while explaining the games.

*Create word problems that go along with each puzzle.

*Write a math story based on the visual picture in a level.

Summer Math Activities

Math Learning Center has many great math activities, books, games and more that can help your child continue to practice & learn math this summer. http://www.mathlearningcenter.org/resources/families?qt-resources_by_grade=0#qt-resources_by_grade

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Baywood Summer Reading Program

We are excited to offer our Baywood Students a Summer Reading Program. This is available for all students who will be returning to Baywood in the fall! If you are interested, print this form or wait for it in Monday's Blue Folder. Forms due at school Tuesday.


All participants enjoy a pizza party the first week back at school!

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SLO RTA Transportation for SLO County

Did you know? During the summer months students, K-12, can ride all five fixed-route transit buses for free. This includes: Bus Operator Dates of YRF Regional Transit Authority (RTA) June 9 – Aug. 15, 2018 South County Transit (SCT)

June 9 – Aug. 15, 2018 Paso Express

June 9 – Aug. 15, 2018 San Luis Obispo

Transit May 28 – Sept. 3, 2018 Morro Bay

Transit June 9 – Aug. 19, 2018

Students simply present their student ID to the driver, no pass is required. For younger students this does not apply.

*Please note: Morro Bay Trolley and Call-A-Ride services are not included. If you have any questions regarding this promotion, please contact Sarah Trauger, Rideshare Program Coordinator, by e-mail or telephone: strauger@rideshare.org or (805) 781-1385.