BUCKY & LUCKY
JANUARY 6TH - SCHOOL STARTS BACK!
We hope everyone had a happy and healthy holiday season!
Our staff are ready to welcome our Buccaneers to the next decade when school resumes on January 6th at our regular time in our regular place.
Mark your calendars:
January 6th - School resumes
January 9th - Spelling Bee
January 10th - Report Card & Iowa/CogAT Test Score Distribution
January 17th - Reflections Reception
January 20th - MLK Holiday. No School.
January 21st - Exceptional Children's Week begins
January 21st - Target resumes
January 27th - FACT Clubs resume
RISING KINDERGARTEN AND NEW STUDENT 2020 - 2021 REGISTRATION
Do you have a student who is ready to enter Kindergarten in August of 2020? Do you have a student who you need to enroll for another grade level?
Our first registration opportunity for the 2020 - 2021 school year will be on March 18th. Check back for more specifics in the weeks to come regarding the actual registration process.
NOTE: You must live in Mt. Bethel's attendance zone in order for your child to register at our school. ENTER YOUR ADDRESS HERE to verify that you live in our attendance zone.
Find more information about required AT THIS WEBSITE.
BIRTHDAY MARQUEE MESSAGE
Mount Bethel Elementary School would like to offer you an opportunity to wish your child a Happy Birthday on our digital marquee!
Your child’s name will be in lights on the Mount Bethel marquee sign on Johnson Ferry Road for one week (Friday AM to the following Thursday PM).
HOW CAN YOU STAY INFORMED?
JOIN PTA TO ACCESS THE TOOL KIT, TO VOLUNTEER, TO PURCHASE SCHOOL-SPECIFIC ITEMS, AND TO BE INVOLVED!
SIGN UP FOR THE PTA E-BLAST TO HAVE MT. BETHEL NEWS DELIVERED TO YOUR IN-BOX!
Guests will may dine with students beginning September 3rd as space allows.
Please adhere to the guidelines below:
Guests eat lunch on the stage with only the student they are visiting.
No fast food items are allowed. You are encouraged to enjoy a guest lunch for $3.75.
Students may enter the building at 7:15 at the earliest. We ask that cars not enter campus for carpool prior to 7:15.
School starts at 7:45 am (Students must be in seats to be counted on time at 7:45).
Carpool in the afternoon is dismissed at 2:10 and should start to move by 2:15.
Buses typically leave campus at 2:25.
WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE LUNCH VISITORS OR GUEST BUS RIDERS BEFORE LABOR DAY. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING.
ABSENCES & TARDIES
If your child is absent or tardy, please provide an excuse upon their return. You can use the Absence/Tardy Excuse form or email our Attendance Clerks directly.
A complete list of excused and unexcused absences can be found in District Administrative Rule JB-R: Student Attendance.
BUS GUEST RIDERS
A guest rider is a student who rides a different bus home with a friend. Important information regarding guest riders: *NO GUEST RIDERS ACCEPTED PRIOR TO LABOR DAY.
ONLY ONE guest rider per host student will be approved.
Complete contact information on the bottom of the form is critical to your child's safety.
Transportation changes must be approved & logged in the front office daily by 10:00 am.
Transportation changes must be requested on the official MT. BETHEL TRANSPORTATION CHANGE & BUS PASS. It must be fully completed and signed by the enrolling adult.
If a bus is overcrowded or there is not enough room for students to ride safely, guest riders may need to call home to make alternative arrangements.
NOTE: ALL GUEST RIDERS WHO RIDE A DIFFERENT BUS ARE REQUIRED TO PARENTS COMPLETE ALL CONTACT INFORMATION AT THE BOTTOM OF THE FORM. ANY STUDENT WHO DOES NOT HAVE CRITICAL INFORMATION COMPLETED WILL BE DENIED THE TRANSPORTATION CHANGE.