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5th Grade Promotion Party

When:  May 20 6:00-9:00 

 

Where:  David E Norman

 

What:  Dinner, Movie, games, water fun, textbook creation, and more

Parent Volunteers welcome, please TEXT express interest to Mrs. Briggs at  293-1635.  Adult supervision will be provided for this fun, WE WILL MISS YOU send off.  We are proud of our 5th graders and want to send them off with style.

 



Family Literacy Lunch and PJ Day


When:  May 13 at lunch time (See below)

 

Where:  David E Norman

 

What:  Wear your PJs, bring your sack lunch, eat with your kids in the cafeteria, and then move to the playground to read books (bring a book)

Students may still have hot lunch, but parents must bring a sack lunch.  We are SO EXCITED to get you into our building and classrooms we didn’t have time to schedule extra food.  

If you have MORE than one grade level of students, you eat and read with your students at YOUR chosen lunchtime.  Just notify the office when you arrive and the office will send all your students to the cafeteria.  PLEASE BRING ID AND WEAR A MASK

Lunch schedule:

 Kinder - Cafeteria 11:15-11:30 Upper Playground 11:30-11:45

 5th Grade - Cafeteria 11:35-11:50, Big Playground 11:50-12:05

 1st Grade - Cafeteria 11:55-12:10, Upper Playground 12:10-12:25

 3rd Grade - Cafeteria 12:15-12:30, Big Playground 12:30-12:45

 2nd Grade - 12:35-12:50, Upper Playground 12:50-1:05

 4th Grade - 12:55-1:10, Big Playground  1:10-1:25

 PreK – check for your teacher’s schedule for an AM or PM time

 

 

 






 

BOYS and GIRLS CLUB ANNOUNCMENT
*Virtual* Kick Off to Summer starts next week! ☀️Save $20 per child if you sign up next week from the comfort of your home.
All memberships must be filled out online. If you do not have access to technology, the staff will set you up on a tablet during business hours at the White Pine Middle School Location.
The first 50 members to sign up or renew online next week will receive a summer swag gift from Samantha. 👕👓
If you have any questions- do not hesitate to reach out to Samantha or email selliott@bgctm.org
 
Thank you so much everyone!
 
 

 

 

May Leader in Me Theme

Courage - SHARE YOUR VOICE

 

It is not often easy to share your voice and it takes COURAGE to do so.  We are challenging everyone to practice courage each day for the next 22 days of school.  A Courage Challenge Board is in the hall with a suggestion each day for something courageous to do.  

 

Teachers encourage your students to be courageous (respectfully of course) by challenging bad behaviors, sharing ideas in class even when you don’t know if you are right, trying new things, and more.  If your class has 50% of students attempt courage each day, your class will earn an extra recess with an outside dance party at 10:00 on the last day of school.  Keep track and let Ms. Briggs know if you accomplished the goal by June 8 at 3:30 so it can be announced in the morning announcements on June 9.

 

Share your voice by using courage for the last 22 days!

 

 

 

 

 

 

FREE MEALS FOR CHILDREN

 

 

 Mission:

We love, value, and teach by nurturing the whole child.  We will change the world, one child at a time.

 

Vision:

All children will know they are valued and loved, empowering them to become exceptional learners and successful leaders.  They will show consistent improvement on measured assessments ensuring they are grade level prepared to enter middle school by the end of 5th grade.

 

Belief:

When children know they are loved and valued, they will learn to love themselves and the world around them. This will give them the intrinsic desire to be the best they can. It will enrich their academic, social and personal lives, creating successful individuals and leaders.

 
Values: 
Panthers practice
The Leader in Me
habits:
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Proactive
An end in mind
Number 1st things 1st
Think Win Win
Hear 1st to understand, then to be understood
Everyone synergize
Regularly Sharpen your saw
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We VALUE HABITS that will make us successful people
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VALUES: for staff
  • We commit to motivate the DEN teams (students and staff) toward daily successes through ACADEMICS, LEADERSHIP, and CULTURE.
  • We commit to collaboratively improving our teamwork skills through our district-wide, school-wide, and grade-level PLC models.
  • We commit to provide effective Tier I instruction for each individual student through data use and effective systems structures.
  • We commit to promoting a positive culture within our school and local community through the use of common behavior expectations for students, Leader in Me Habits for ourselves and our community, and school-wide expectation model for staff.
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DEN OFFERS MORE

STEAM Academy 1st-5th 

Traditional classroom offerings K-5th

Pre-K

Pathway Friday Tutoring

MONDAY AFTER-SCHOOL CLUBS

ROBOTICS

CHOIR for K-5

 5th Grade BAND

PE class

Library class

Technology class

FOSS Science Labs

Enrichment Classes 

Partnering with Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadow

95% for RTI

1-to-1 technology 2nd-5th

 Barton & Wilson help for Dyslexia

Counselor & Social Worker Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  
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