Bobcat Bytes

9/16/22

Week 4

It is hard to believe we are ending week 4. Most of the technology error issues have been fixed, but if your student comes across an error message please have them email a screenshot to kkeilitz@gbcs.org. Most technology errors can be resolved within 24 hours.
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SMILE it's BVL Picture Day

BVL students will be joining in the Perry Innovation Center picture day on September 27th and 28th. This will be a drop in format and all pictures will be taken at the Perry Center.


September 27th from 12:00-3:00

September 28th from 8:00-3:00


7th and 8th Grade Yearbook Club

We are looking for BVL students interested in joining the PIC/BVL yearbook club. If your student is interested please email me at kkeilitz@gbcs.org.

Weekly Attendance Mandatory 2-Way Contacts

Each student is counted as present by participating in two-way contacts with their homeroom teacher each week. BVL weeks begin on a Wednesday and end the following Tuesday .


This can be accomplished by:

  • Responding to teacher-initiated emails

  • A phone conversation

  • A virtual meeting

  • An in-person meeting


If a student does not participate in at least one two-way contact each week, that is considered the same as five days of absences. After the first week of no contact, families will receive a warning. Any future absences will require us to start the truancy process.

Bobcat Homecoming Events

K-8 BVL families are invited to attend the following Homecoming events along with Perry Innovation Center under the umbrella of Grand Blanc Innovative Programs:

i) Homecoming trailer decorating – Thursday, Oct. 6 @ 3 p.m. in the back of the Perry Center

near the Perry playground

ii) Homecoming Pep Assembly – Friday, Oct. 7 @ 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. in the Perry Center

gym (check in at the front desk)

iii) Homecoming Parade – Friday, Oct. 7 @ 4:30 p.m. Walk or ride (if room) in the trailer along

with Perry Innovation students! Line-up slot on Jewett trail to be determined – stay tuned!

2nd-5th Face to Face Electives

We are planning on doing a very small pilot test to see how a day would work for BVL elementary students taking traditional face to face electives (Gym, Art, Music) at the Perry Innovation Center. If you are interested please fill out this quick form.


https://forms.gle/EktQcW8a22VaQREo9