Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Announcements 9-25-13

News from The Learning Commons

On Monday, students (Juliana, Marissa and Maya) who enjoy sewing, worked together to make the curtains for the Learning Commons. 


Band lessons for 6th grade flutes, trumpets, Mioka and Sadie are this morning.

5th grade strings are this afternoon.

Jr. Band is tomorrow.

Open Doors

In an effort to help prepare students to transition to the high school, teachers at BFA are excited to offer classes afterschool at BFA for middle school students.  There are also classes being offered at City School.  Below is a sample of two classes that are still open.  Stop by the Open Doors table at the Open House at City School this Thursday to learn more about the other classes that are available.  

What’s the big deal about business? (with Ms. Fraser) (begins Oct 7th)
Explore the world of business (accounting, business management, careers, computer applications, entrepreneurship, marketing, personal finance) while experiencing collaboration, critical thinking and teamwork.  This class will expose you to the variety of business classes that are offered at BFA through a variety of interactive games and collaborative case studies. (open to 5th-8th grade)

Zumba at City School with Ms. Draper  (beginning Oct 9th
Dance your way to healthy body and mind with fun, energetic music, and moves. Learn choreography and important information about diet and exercise.  (open to 6th-8th grade)
Registration forms are available at City School and also on the Open Doors webpage.

Book Fair

The Book Fair is open today from 8:00-3:30.

Field Trip

Bright Beginnings is going to Allenholm Apple Orchard today.


The 7/8 Girls have a home game today vs. Alburgh at 4:00.

Lunch Menu for Wednesday Sept. 25th

Cheesy Breadsticks 
Or Yogurt Or Sunbutter & Jelly Or Deli Sandwich Or Salad Bar Or Pizza
Chopped Green Salad 
Steamed Carrots 
Fresh Fruit 
Fresh Milk