May 23, 2016
Good Morning! We hope you are having a great week so far. The following are important reminders.

* SUPPLIES: Students must continue to bring their home learning folders, agendas, assignments and supplies to school. Please replenish supplies as needed.

* STAMPED ENVELOPE: Please send a stamped envelope to school with your child so that we can mail your child's report card during the summer. PLEASE DO NOT write on the envelope. THERE IS NO NEED to address it, we have labels with your child's address. Students who do not bring a stamped envelope can receive their report in the fall upon their return to school OR parents may come to the school office in the summer to pick up the report card.
* MOON PROJECT: The Moon Observation Project is due on Friday, May 27, 2016. Your child must bring their observation log to school each day.
* NO SCHOOL: There will be no school on Monday, May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day.
* FUN DAY: Thursday, May 26, 2016 is FUN DAY. Fun Day is a BGEC PTSA hosted event. Students will have access to carnival rides, games and an obstacle course. Students will be able to purchase tickets for items such as snacks and fun activities. Bracelets and tickets will be sold the day of the event. Please refer to flyer sent home earlier this month for further information. Please have your child wear sunglasses, hat and bring a cold/filled water bottle. You may wish to apply sunscreen AT HOME.
* AWARDS CEREMONY: Our annual End of the Year Ceremony will be held in our elementary cafeteria on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 8:45 am. Invitations will be forthcoming. Please remember that this is an invitation only event.
* NO BOOK BAGS the last week of school: Students will not be allowed to bring book bags to school June 6th-9th.
*DISMISSAL FOR THE LAST THREE SCHOOL DAYS: Tuesday, June 7th, Wednesday, June 8th and Thursday, June 9th dismissal will be at 1:35 pm.
* JUNE 9th: Thursday, June 9th is the LAST day of school. There is NO SCHOOL on June 10th.

Thanks and have a great week.

May 17, 2016
Today is the Art and Music Show/Festival!  Please don't forget your tickets.  

Art show is at 5:00 in the Middle School Cafeteria.

Students MUST go to room 101, located by the elementary cafeteria (Mr. Fuenmayor's) classroom at 5:30.

Please refer to the letter sent home by the music teachers specifying what your child should wear.  Thank you.

May 16, 2016

Music and Art Festival
Our class is performing in the Music Show and student work will be displayed at the Art Show.  

A letter pertaining to the Music show went home on May 3 from Mr. Fuenmayor, our music teacher.  ALL information/instructions regarding the rehearsal and show can be found on this letter.  If you have any further questions please direct them to: Mr. Fuenmayor, Mrs. Hernandez and Mrs. Rarick.

The rehearsal is TODAY from 3-6 pm.  Students who are performing in the show MUST attend the rehearsal TODAY. We will be escorting the class to the rehearsal area after school.  Parents must pick up students at the time specified in the letter.

Please remember that students who are performing do not need to purchase tickets, however family members do.  All students performing must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the event. The tickets sold for parents/family are good for both portions of the festival (Music and Art).

The Art teacher sent a letter last week, pertaining to the Art portion of the festival. 

The Art Show is at the Middle School Cafeteria.  
The Music Show will take place in the Elementary Cafeteria.

Please send a stamped envelope to school with your child so that we can mail your child's report card during the summer.  PLEASE DO NOT write on the envelope.  THERE IS NO NEED to address it, we have labels with your child's address.  
Students who do not bring a stamped envelope can receive their report in the fall upon their return to school OR parents may come to the school office in the summer to pick up the report card. 

Thank you and have a great week!

As the end of the year approaches, please review the criteria for awards.  This information is available in the Parent Handbook. Thank you.
At the end of each grading period, those students who meet honor roll qualifications will be recognized. Please refer to the following criteria –


For further clarification, please see the Parent handbook, page 14, available on our school website.

Principal’s Honor Roll (Each grading period)

· 3.75 - 4.0 Grade Point Average (GPA).

· All 1’s in efforts & all A’s in conduct.

Bobcat Honor Roll

(Each grading period)

· 3.5 – 3.74 Grade Point Average (GPA).

· All 1’s in effort and a GPA of 3.5 or higher in conduct.

Citizenship Award

(Each grading period)

· 3.5 Grade Point Average (GPA) in conduct.

· All 1’s & only (1) 2 in effort & no C’s in conduct.

Perfect Attendance

(Each grading period)

· Students present every day of the grading period and only 3 tardies.

All Star (End of Year)

Students who receive the Principal’s Honor Roll, Citizenship & Attendance Awards for the 1st three grading periods will be recognized as All-Star students at the end of the school year.


Report cards are issued, once every nine weeks, during the school year.


For further clarification on grading, please see the Parent handbook, page 14, available on our school website.




90% -100%


80%- 89%


70%- 79%


60%- 69%


0%- 59%

I or 0


Students also receive effort and conduct grades in all areas of study. Conduct grades are to be used to communicate to both students and their parents/guardians the teacher’s evaluation of a student’s behavior and citizenship development. These grades are independent of academic and effort grades.

*** Questions regarding grades in Special Area classes must be must be directed to special area teachers.

April 27, 2016
Hello Parents!
We hope you are having a wonderful week.  Below are some updates and reminders for this week.
1.  The venue for the BGEC Basketball Game scheduled for tomorrow HAS BEEN CHANGED TO:
Miami Lakes Center and Technical College
5780 NW 158 Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
2.  I was not able to upload the Spanish print-out document on our website yesterday.  INSTEAD the hand-out was provided to students in class.  Please review this material with your child.
3.  There will be a Math Chapter 6 Test on Friday, April 29.  The review packet was sent home on Monday.  Please study with your child. 
4.  Friday, April 29th- Multiplication Quiz (3 facts) and Spanish Vocab Quiz. Reading/Language Arts- Vocabulary and Spelling Test.
5.  Please sign and return your child's report card envelope.
6. Please sign and return the letter sent home from Mr. Fuenmayor for the music show.
Thanks and have a great week.

April 20, 2016

We hope you are having a great week.  Here are some reminders....
1.  There is a FOOD DRIVE/COLLECTION- Please see flyer sent home today.
2.  There will be a Spanish vocabulary quiz & multiplication quiz (facts 2, 5) this Friday, April 22, 2016.
3.  LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL DISMISSAL CHANGE: On June 7, 8, 9, students will be dismissed at 1:50 p.m.
4. Basketball Game is on Thursday, April 28.  Please BUY TICKETS FOR THIS FUN EVENT!
5.  HOME LEARNING CORRECTION- There is no vocabulary print-out # 1-4 for Reading on April 20th.  
Thank you!

April 11, 2016
The Spanish vocabulary home learning sheet was passed out in class today.  You may find the study guide on our home learning tab.  
There will be a Spanish vocabulary quiz this Friday, April 15, 2016.

This week your child began to learn his/her multiplication facts in an attempt to prepare for third grade.  Please study with your child.  They will be tested. 
Math Quiz- Multiplication facts 0 and 1 on Friday, April 15, 2016
Math Quiz- Multiplication facts 2 and 5 on Friday, April 22, 2016
A study sheet has been sent home with your child. Please help your child study.
Thank you and have a great week!

April 5, 2016

REMINDERS: Please check the monthly calendar and weekly messages from our Principal, Mrs. Martinez-Lopez for school updates.

  • SAT Testing Monday, 4/4 - Reading  and Tuesday, 4/5 - MathMake-Up days Wednesday, 4/6 and Thursday, 4/7
  • Bake Sale after school Thursday, 4/7 - cookies, cupcakes, and brownies $1.00 each bag for UM Sylvester Cancer Research Fund 
  • Grading Period ends Thursday 4/7
  • Teacher Planning Day  Friday, 4/8 - NO SCHOOL
  • P.T.S.A. upcoming  early bird UNIFORM SALES - 4/6 & 4/12 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Teacher's Basketball Game 4/28 at Barbara Goleman - buy your tickets 4/13, 4/14 & 4/15 for $5.00 - BEST EVENT OF THE YEAR!  Come watch your teachers play!!!

March 7, 2016

Dear Parents,

Tomorrow is our field trip to the museum. Please have your child bring a labeled bagged lunch from home. All items must be disposable. Please have your child wear their school uniform and closed and comfortable shoes. Your child does not need to bring their book bag tomorrow.

Thank you. 

February 29, 2016
Good Morning!
We hope you had a wonderful weekend!
- MATH TEST- Chapter 7 this Friday, March 4, 2016. The chapter review was sent home Friday, February 26th.

- Tuesday, March 8, 2016 is our field trip to Perez Art Museum. - Please fill out and return your child's FIELD TRIP FORM. Please have your child bring a BAGGED LUNCH. All items are to be disposable. Your child DOES NOT need to bring a book bag on this day. Please have your child wear their school uniform and closed/comfortable shoes.

-FRO-YO Friday is this Friday, March 4, 2016.
-FRO-YO PRE-SALE- March 2nd and 3rd ONLY, 7:30-8:20 in the elementary courtyard. Please see flyer sent home today with your child. 
Thank you!

February 23, 2016

If your child would like more practice working with counting change, they can log-on to their Student Portal, go to the link to their Math Book (in the list of their classes at the bottom of their Main Student Portal Page , go to Math and across to the right is an icon of a book) and this will take them to their Go Math Dashboard. There they can click on MY LIBRARY. In their Library, they can click on the link with Curious George. This will take them to a series of online games covering skills we cover in class. The 2 skills that review money are Skills 39 and 40.

February 18, 2016


Thank you!

February 9, 2016

Good Morning...

* Please REPLENISH ALL supplies for your child as needed.  Also, students must have their HEADPHONES available EVERYDAY.

* All Home Learning has been posted on the Home Learning Tab.

*  Valentine Grams are on sale this week IN THE MEDIA CENTER.  Please see flyer sent home yesterday.

*  Report cards go home this Wednesday, Feb. 10th.

Students may exchange Valentines on Friday, Feb. 12th if they wish to participate.  We have 39 students in our class. If your child wishes to participate, we ask that you please include all students.

*  Friday, February 12th- PTSA Dress Down Day

*  Awards are Thursday, Feb. 11.  Please see invitation.

*  No school, Feb. 15 & 16, ENJOY!

* Math Chapter 5 Test Wednesday, February 17th.

Thank you and have a great week!

February 3, 2016

The Spanish words for this week are the SAME words as last week.  Please review the vocabulary from last week. 

Thanks and have a great day!

January 26, 2016
Good Morning!
We hope you had a restful weekend!
* The third grading period began today.
* Home Learning has been uploaded on our "home learning tab".
* Last day for class picture money is Friday, January 29th.
* "Take Your Child to Work Day" is February 5th. (Next Friday)  
Field Trip forms will be sent home today.  THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN FORMS IS FEBRUARY 1.
* Pennies for Pasta fundraiser began today.  Please see flyer that was sent home for more information.
Have a great day!

January 20, 2016

Good Afternoon,

We hope you are doing well.  An important letter went home with your child today. Please read.

Also, here are some helpful reminders:

Friday, January 22- PTA Dress Down Day, see flyer

Monday, January 25- NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, January 26th- Math Chapter 4 Test. Review packet was sent home today.


Thank you!

January 7, 2016
There is NO MATH HOME LEARNING for today!
Thank you.

January 5, 2016

REMINDER:  During Home Learning use TASK CARD Questions found in the Reading and Language Arts Forms tab.  This will allow you to offer your child additional Comprehension Questions for practice with the weekly stories assigned.

January 4, 2016


It's time to unfold new horizons and realize new dreams, to rediscover the strength within

you, to rejoice in simple pleasures and gear up for new challenges.

Welcome Back!  We hope you had a WONDERFUL Winter Recess.

Please remember to review your child's agenda for daily Home Learning assignments.

NO iReady will be assigned until further notice.  The second testing window is now in

place so lessons will not be available for students to complete.

December 18, 2015
Dear Parents:
Some of our students took home their POLAR SHIRTS.  Please wear them tomorrow December 18th.  If your child did not take their shirt home today, it is drying (paint).  Your child may change in class tomorrow morning. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank You!

December 14, 2015

1.  Math home Learning for tonight is TO BRING YOUR MATH PRACTICE WORKBOOK TO SCHOOL.
2.  Students may take their holiday pictures on Wednesday if they were unable to take it today.
Thank you!

December 10, 2015

Dec. 10th - One more item.

Please click on Reading and Language Arts PRINTABLE FORMS for new worksheets

for Similes, Abbreviations, Verbs and Contractions.

December 10, 2015

Dear Parents:

We hope you are having an great week!  Here are some reminders...

Friday, Dec. 11- Winter/Polar permission form DUE.

Monday, Dec. 14th-17th PTSA dress down all week $5

Monday, Dec. 14- Show your Holiday Spirit PTSA dress down 

Tuesday, Dec. 15- Candy Cane PTSA dress down and Career Day

Wednesday, Dec. 16- PJ's PTSA dress down , Cookies and Milk with Santa and Mrs. Claus at 7:30 in the Elementary Café, Pizza Sale after school and Holiday pictures (see flyer)

Thursday, Dec. 17- Elf Day PTSA dress down

Friday, Dec. 18-Dress to impress for your class celebrations PTSA dress down and our class will be having Polar/Winter class celebration.

Winter Break- Dec. 21- Jan. 1- No home learning during break... Happy Holidays

January 4, 2016- Return to school from break.

*** Please remember to check your child's home learning folder for important calendars, letters and flyers and Connect Ed. phone and e-mail messages with information pertaining to school events, policies and notifications.

Thank you!

December  2, 2015

Dear Parents:

Today your child took home the MATH REVIEW PACKET FOR CHAPTER 3.  Anchor sheets, notes, and lessons have been included to help you review with your child.  In addition, you may also use handouts sent home previously and prior home learning assignments to help you.  Please visit the student portal and access the textbook "on-line" if you'd like.  Our test will be on MONDAY, DECEMBER 7th.

Thank you!

November 17, 2015


iReady - Tues. Wed. & Thurs.

Read Eagles and Eaglets online and respond to questions on pg. 155.

Print Word List, Character Comparison Chart and Eagles and Eaglets Writing.

Character Comparison Chart - compare Eagles to Eaglets

Eagles Writing - use diagram on pg. 153 (online textbook) to write

November 14, 2015
Monday, November 16 at 8:45 am- Second Grade awards (invite only)
Tuesday, November 17- Report cards go home
Wednesday, November 18- PTSA Super Hero Dress Down Day $2 and
Pizza Sale
ALL Week
Town of Miami Lakes & Loving Soles Thanksgiving Shoe Drive.  Donate "GENTLY" worn shoes to be donated to the Camillus House
- Yearbook Sales $20

November 12, 2015
Please review the math addition strategies sheet that was sent home with your child today.
Thank you!

November 10, 2015


CLICK on Reading and Language Arts Websites tab to view three NEW websites. This can allow for support on lessons taught in class.


*PRINT the following documents for 11/9 - 11/13

Word List, Veteran's Day Research(due Thursday), and Bubble Pop

for Reading and Language Arts Home Learning


November 6, 2015

iReady Reports for MATH went home with your child today.

Please review the report for details on your child's score.

The iReady Lessons assigned weekly are to offer support in the areas of weakness.

Send your child's Data Sheet with your signature by, Monday, Nov. 9th. The iReady Report is for you to keep!

Have a great weekend!

November 5, 2015

iReady Reports for Reading went home with your child today.

Please review the report for details on your child's score. 

The iReady Lessons assigned weekly are to offer support in the areas of weakness.

Send your child's Reading Journal with your name, signature and date tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 6th.  The iReady Report is for you to keep!

Math iReady Reports will go home tomorrow!

November 3, 2015
The Father Daughter Dance is this Friday, November 6th, 2015 from 6:30-8:30pm in the Elementary Café. Tickets are on sale in the Courtyard in the morning from 7:45-8:25am.

November 2, 2015

This week, Nov 2-6, the 6th grade CEA students will be collecting Soup Cans for a community project, Lead to Feed. 2nd grade is to collect Beef Stew. Please send in soup cans by the end of the week. This is a great service project and a good way for our class to get involved with the community. 1 can could make a difference.

Accessing the Reading book via the Student Portal:
1. Go to

2. Student Portal

3. Click on the red book to the right of the first subject tab - Language Arts

4. Click on the textbook icon and search for the story of the week.

Math-  Today we began to break apart addends to make tens when adding. This is a strategy used to help your child practice mental math.  There is a worksheet explaining all the steps on the home learning tab.  In addition, today, your child took home the steps and several examples to help them with their home learning.  
If you need further resources, you can access your child's textbook on-line in the student portal.  Textbooks, games and an electronic glossary are available for your child to use.
If your child is confused with their home learning, please send the Practice Workbook to school so that I may help him/her.

Thank you!

October 27, 2015
Dear Parents,
We hope you are having a wonderful Tuesday!  Please have your children CHECK and REPLENISH their supplies.  They should have the following:
5 sharpened pencils
2 glue sticks
1 box of crayons (24 max)
1 eraser
1 red pen
1 yellow and 1 orange highlighter
1 pair of blunt end scissors
We thank you in advance for your cooperation!  Have a great week.

October 26, 2015

Dear Parents:
Below are some reminders for this week.  
Monday, Oct. 26
* Boo Grams are on sale ALL WEEK in the Courtyard from 7:45 AM-8:20 AM.  They cost $3 for 1 gram or $5 for 2 grams.
* Picture retake Money collection is scheduled for November 4th. Please e-mail us if you need an order form.
* Picture retakes are scheduled for November 5th.  Please send the ENTIRE picture package on this day to school with your child.

·Tuesday, Oct. 27
* Students may wear a RED shirt to school and UNIFORM BOTTOMS.
Wednesday, Oct. 28th

* After School Pizza Sale
Thursday, Oct. 29th
* End of First Grading Period
* Halloween Dress up Day- Students may wear APPROPRIATE costumes to school- NO MASKS OR TOY WEAPONS.
* Haunted House $3
Friday, October 30

  Don't forget to turn your clocks back 1 hour this Sunday and please REPLENISH your child's supplies. .  Have a great week!

October 14, 2015
The study guide for Math Chapter 2 was sent home today.  There is a Math Chapter 2 Test on Monday, October 19th.

Accessing the Spanish book via the Student Portal:
1.  Go to
2.  Click on the red Students  tab.
3.  Click on Log in to Student Portal.
4.  Enter the log in information (see your child's info. sheet in their red Home Learning folder)
5.  Click on the Student Portal tab at the top of the page.
6.  Scroll down to subject/classes.
7.  Go to Spanish Language Arts.  Find the red book  icon.  Click on the book.
8.  Click on the "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura" textbook icon.
9.  Click on "Recursos"  at the top of the page.
10.  Click on "Mis Libros".
11.  Click on "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura"
12.  Click on "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura" textbook icon.
13.  Find the"Tabla de contenidos"  button at the bottom of page.  Click on it and it will take you to the table of contents.  Search for stories that are being read in class by unit.  Simply click on the blue story title.  There is a sound button on each page.  If your child clicks on these buttons, the story will be read aloud to them.  

Please have your child practice navigating through the portal.  We have practiced doing this in class throughout the week.  You may also access other textbooks via the student portal. 

Thank you!

Oct. 7, 2015
Horse Care Assignment (Home Learning tab)
If the website - does not allow your child to answer the questions assigned, feel free to search elsewhere.

October 6, 2015
iReady sign-on is NEW!!!!   Follow these steps.
  • Got to:  
    Login to Student Portal
  • Username & Password - see My Second Grade Info. Sheet in RED Home Learning folder
  • Click on Applications and Sites
  • Scroll down & Click on iReady 

October 1, 2015
There are MANY events taking place at our class/school this month.
Please be advised that these dates may change. You can reference the parent calendar that was sent home with your child today.  The events listed here are not all the events listed on your calendar.
Please have your child write their NAME on their home learning and STAPLE their assignments together.  
Thank you!



Oct. 2

· Bring a towel- Tree planting ceremony
Students need to bring a towel in order to sit on the lawn outside.  Please send a towel to school with your child.

· Hispanic Heritage Project due

Oct. 7

· Walk your child to school and have breakfast

Oct. 8

· Mc Donald’s night

Oct. 12- 16

United Way Spirit Week


· Oct. 12- Nerd Day

· Oct. 13- PJ day

· Oct. 14- Western Day

· Oct. 15- Crazy socks/ Hair day

· Oct. 16- Crazy Hat day

Oct. 19-23

· Book Fair at Main Campus

Oct. 29

· Students may wear their Halloween costumes to school

Sept. 29, 2015
To access Friendly Letter Print-out click on Reading and Language Arts Printable Forms
The Spanish home learning for today has been posted on the HW tab.

Sept. 28, 2015
The word lists for Spanish and Reading have been posted on the HW tab.
This week: Students need to bring in a picture of their pet.  If they do not have a pet,  please send a picture of a pet they would like to have.

Wednesday, Sept. 30th Pizza sale

Fri., Oct. 2nd-   1.  Bring a towel or a blanket to school.  Our class has been invited to observe an outdoor gardening activity.
2.  ***Hispanic Heritage Project due ***
Have a great week!

Sept. 25, 2015
Good Morning & Happy Friday!  We have had a wonderful week! 
Some of our students have already brought in their Hispanic Heritage Projects and they are BEAUTIFUL!  They are on display in class and we are enjoying them!
Below are some helpful reminders for next week.  Please remember to review, sign and return your child's progress report as soon as possible.

Friendly reminder:  Please staple your child's home learning and have your child write their name on it.  Thank you!

Mon., Sept. 28th-Picture Day & Math Chapter 1 Test

Fri., Oct. 2nd-   1.  Bring a towel or a blanket to school.  Our class has been invited to observe an outdoor gardening activity.
2.  ***Hispanic Heritage Project due ***

We wish you a restful and wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Bauza & Mrs. Toledo

Sept. 23, 2015
Today your child took home a study guide for Math Chapter 1.  Please review the material.  The test will be on Monday, Sept. 28th.

Sept. 22, 2015
READING Home Learning is NOW available. :)
Week 2 Word List & Word Sort

Sept. 21, 2015
Happy Monday!
Please be advised that the Hispanic Heritage project assignment was sent home today with your child.  This project is due October 2, 2015.
The Spanish home learning for this week includes the following:  review last weeks words, work on your project and a print-out. (it has been posted in the home learning tab)  PLEASE DO NOT WORK ON THE PRINT-OUT UNTIL TOMORROW.
Thanks and have a great day.

Sept. 18, 2015
- The Hispanic Heritage Project assignment will go home on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
- Last day to pay for pictures is, Tuesday, Sept. 22.  Please send CASH only.
- Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015- NO SCHOOL/TEACHER PLANNING DAY.
- Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015- Progress reports go home.
- Friday, Sept. 25th- DISNEY DRESS DOWN DAY $2.00
Have a great weekend!
Sept. 17, 2015
Dear Parents:
The Spanish HW for tonight has been posted on the HW tab. This HW is due tomorrow.

Please remember that the last day to pay for school pictures is Sept. 22nd. Payments must be in cash.  If you do not have an order form, please have your child get one in class tomorrow.

Wednesday, Sept. 23rd is a teacher planning day and there will be NO SCHOOL.

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, your child will be given a research project to complete at home. This project is due on Friday, OCTOBER 2, 2015. I will be giving the students the assignment to take home tomorrow.

Thank you!
Mrs. B

Sept. 15 Please go to HL tab for Home Learning.

Sept. 10, 2015
Reminders for tomorrow:
* Tomorrow, students may wear a red, white, or blue top and their UNIFORM BOTTOM.  
* Home learning is due tomorrow: Reading/ Lang. Arts (reading log), Spanish (print-out and study for vocabulary quiz tomorrow), and Math (workbook pages)
* There is NO school Monday, Sept. 14th (Teacher workday)
* Index cards requested from Mrs. Toledo should be turned in by tomorrow.
Have a wonderful night!

Sept. 3, 2015

Tonight's home learning for Reading is to print or write the Titles for the appropriate pages of the journal - Rules (page with rules), Dedication (page with dedication), "Now" Words (page with bag). 

Click on Home Learning tab for the Title/Steps/Instructions page. 



Sept. 1, 2015
Hello parents,
Your child wrote the following on their agenda for Reading Home Learning -
Decorate Front and Back covers of journal. *See steps in TeacherWeb HL tab.

This means they are to
1- Decorate the front of their journal, around the photo of the their book and label. 
2- On the inside of the front cover, include a picture and title - Meet the Author (see HL tab for steps/directions - print, cut out and use)
3 - Back, outside of cover can be decorated as they wish and inside needs to include - Favorite book and Quote (see HL tab for steps/directions - print, cut out and use).
4- The 20 inch ribbon as a bookmark needs to also be on inside of back cover (duck tape is best). 


August 31, 2015

Home Learning - PLEASE READ the Home Learning titled 8/31- 9/4 and the NEW due date to complete the journal will change to Wed. 9/9. 
The journal will go home on certain days and MUST return daily!!!

Mrs. Bauza's homeroom students did not yet receive their math workbooks but they will have them tomorrow.

August 28, 2015

  • If your child's dismissal status/procedure is to change for the second week of school, please email or send us a note by Mon. 8/31.

On any other occasion a note is best as we check our email in the morning and afternoon and may not read it in time for dismissal.
We have provided a slip for your convenience under the Parent Documents and Forms tab.

IF YOU MUST REACH US -  Call the school office and we will be notified.  Your child should know how he/she is going home each day.  This allows for he/she to feel safe and secure.

  • ALL SUPPLIES ARE DUE MONDAY!   This allows for routine and instruction to take place effectively.  Your cooperation is GREATLY appreciated.


August 27, 2015
Dear Parents:
What a great week so far!  
Here are some reminders for this week:
2.  ALL SUPPLIES ARE DUE MONDAY, August 31, 2015

In addition, ALL STUDENTS WHO LINE UP AT THE PE SHELTER TOMORROW, WILL GET A TREAT.  Our morning line up # are 9 and 10.  In the event that it is raining or it is too cold, students are to report to the Elementary Cafeteria stage.
Please remember these are SAFE and SUPERVISED areas.  


August 24, 2015
It was a pleasure to meet you all this morning.  Please remember to fill out all forms and send them back to school as soon as possible.  
All forms are due by Friday, August 28, 2015.
All supplies are due by Monday, August 31, 2015.

Thank you for your support! Have a great week!

August 12, 2015
Mark your calendars...
Open House will be held on Wednesday, September 9th.  Times TBA.

July 30, 2015

Dear Parents,
We are looking forward to meeting you and your children on the first day of school.  You may come directly to our classrooms, rooms 72 and 73.  We have posted our supply list on the tab titled "Supply List" on the left margin of this webpage.  If you would like, you may bring any supplies you have purchased already.  If you have not purchased school supplies worries!  We will send home our supply list on Monday, August 24th.  
If you'd like, please e-mail us the following "check-in" information, so that your morning drop off may run smoothly. There is an e-mail link on the left side page of this webpage titled "E-mail your teachers". 
1. Your child's name.
2. How will your child go home?
3. What kind of lunch is your child going to have; home or school lunch?
4. Your name and a phone number where you may be reached at.
5. Any concerns you may have.

HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL REMINDERS to help you the first week:
1.  Please visit the Parent Portal at
Here you can:
- Sign up for the electronic grade book.
- Sign up for a school lunch account.  
- Sign up for volunteer clearance.

2. You may find the Parent Handbook in the school's website.
Please click on the link below to reference this handbook.

3.  The class supply list may be found on the "Supply List" tab on this website.
You may bring these supplies, if you wish, on the first day of class. 

4.  During the first week of school, your child will be bringing important information home for you to review.  Please check their book bag for these items.  These must be reviewed, filled out, signed and returned.

a. Student Handbook receipt
b. Media Consent Form
c. Lunch application (Optional)
d. Classroom Discipline Plan
e. Student Information Sheet (a total of 2)
f.  Home Learning Policy
g. Emergency Contact Cards (a total of 2)
h. Code of Student Conduct
i. Special Area forms (Music, Art, PE)

5. In order to keep up with our class news and updates, please sign-up for notifications in the "NEWSFLASH" tab in this website. 

6.  If your child uses an EPI Pen or any other medication, please visit our school office, in order to pick up the documentation that your child's doctor must fill out.  Please keep in mind that these documents MUST be updated EVERY SCHOOL YEAR.  


REVISED~ Uniform Sale Date
Monday, August 17th ~ 9:00 AM-3:00 PM~ Main Campus- Elementary Café
The PTSA will be selling uniforms and school spirit items (book bags, pencil cases, lunch boxes, and ‘paw-some school supplies. This is the LAST sale before school begins:
REVISED~ Orientations:
Monday, August 17th ~ Main Campus- MLC Café
Pre-K-2nd Grade~ 9:00 AM
3rd-5th Grade~ 11:00 AM
6th-8th Grade~ 1:00 PM
REVISED~ Aftercare Registration:
Monday, August 17th ~ Main Campus- Main Office
9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Enjoy the rest of your summer and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Mrs. Bauza and Mrs. Toledo