October Newsletter

BCS Elementary October Activities and Dates

Halloween Activities

We are excited to say that Halloween will be celebrated and students, both in-person and remote, will still have some of the same activities they’ve had, with some adaptations of course.
  • Will be held on October 30th
  • Please make sure costumes are appropriate (no weapons or gruesome costumes)
  • Remote Leaners can participate through FlipGrid
  • Each In-person parade will be live streamed (by homerooms).
  • Treats cannot be shared but students can bring their own Halloween treats
  • Please follow this link for a schedule and more details Elementary Halloween Parade

Learning Environment Request Survey

Please fill out the survey... ONLY if you are making a change from your current learning environment

2nd Marking Period Learning Environment

  • Survey is due by October 30th.
  • Elementary students that are making a switch from remote to In-person will stay with their current teachers.

Fox29 News "Kelly's Classroom" Segment

Thank you to Mr. Ford and his remote learners for participating. The segment aired on October 22nd.




Click the link below to enjoy!

Upcoming Events

  • Parent Teacher Conferences:

Monday, November 2nd

Wednesday, November 4th

Monday, November 9th

Tuesday, November 10th


  • Friday, October 30th: Kindergarten Pumpkin Patch (by individual homerooms)
  • Tuesday, November 3rd: Closed for Election Day
  • Thursday, November 5th & Friday, November 6th: Closed for NJEA Convention
  • Thursday, November 12th: End of 1st Marking Period
  • Thursday, November 26th & Friday, November 27th: Closed for Thanksgiving Recess