LEARN MORE AT A "COFFEE WITH THE SUPERINTENDENT"
Stop by at a "Coffee with the Superintendent" and chat with the superintendent of Bedford Public Schools, Dr. Carl Shultz, to learn more about the bond proposal and ask any questions you may have. He will be at DaCapo, located at 7370 Lewis Ave in Temperance, MI, on the following dates and times:
Thursday, September 27th at 9:30 a.m.
Thursday, October 11th at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 1st at 5:30 p.m.
FIND MORE BOND INFORMATION AT www.mybedford.us/bond.html
INCLUDING: More Detailed Information, Frequently Asked Question List, Property Tax Calculator
PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS FOR DRE:
* Replace Damaged Asphalt and Sidewalks
* Reconfigure Drop-Off Area
* Replace Broken Storm Lines
* Add Air Conditioning & Upgrade Heating/Ventilation System
* Rest Room Upgrades
* Security/Surveillance/Access Control/Mass Notification Systems
* New Fire Alarm
* New Windows & Doors
* New Roof
Total investment at Douglas Road Elementary School: $4.1 million.
Remember to vote on November 6, 2018!
Next PTO Meeting: October 4th at 3:45
Online DRE Spirit Shop Open until Friday, September 14th at 11:59 pm!
Store will reopen from November 16th-December 2nd and March 1-10. Please allow 2-3 weeks from the store closing date for delivery of your order.
Bedford Volleyball Community Night and
Suicide Awareness Night
Tuesday, September 18th
Bedford High School
JV/Freshman Game: 5:30 pm
Varsity Game: 7:00 pm
The first 400 people will receive a hot dog and drink with a paid admission or Athletic Pass!
Posted September 14, 2018
Picture Retake Day: October 9th
INTRODUCING SCHOOLOGY FOR 4th & 5th GRADE STUDENTS & FAMILIES
New this year for 4th and 5th grade students and their families is Schoology. A link has been added in the Quick Links section on the left.
For the students, teachers use Schoology to post their classroom materials online; provide a safe forum for students to discuss their ideas and collaborate on projects; and to assign and collect homework electronically. It helps students stay organized and it keeps the class connected.
For the parents, the Schoology Parent Account gives you access to:
-- The classes your child is enrolled in.
-- Your child's upcoming assignments/events.
-- School and class announcements.
-- Grades and attendance information.
You will need a Parent Access Code that you can get from your child's teacher to create your account. You can choose to set up notifications to come to your email and opt to receive additional notifications when a child has an overdue assignment.
Use these links to find out more information about signing up and getting started in Schoology:
Schoology is also available as an app for your mobile devices.
Posted August 22, 2018
FOOD SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
Free & Reduced Meal Applications Now Available for 2018-19 School Year
Applications for free/reduced meals for 2018-2019 are available online, on the Food Service webpage, and in all the school offices.
This form must be filled our annually as benefits will expire on October 12, 2018 if a new application is not submitted. Families can also apply for Free and Reduced School Meals at any time during the school year.
Participation is confidential and anonymous to use. All student transactions at the cafeteria cash register appear identical regardless of whether students are paying full price, receiving reduced prices, or free meals, to protect the confidentiality of program participation.
This program provides the obvious benefit of providing nutritious meals as well as qualifying the school for additional benefits and access to additional resources based upon the level of participation. We encourage all eligible families to fill out the application regardless of whether or not you intend to use them. A win-win all the way around!
Food Service Donations Accepted
In the past, Bedford Public Schools has been fortunate to have received donations to help pay off students' negative food service balances. Accounts have been set up at each school to receive donations from anyone else interested in ensuring that all of our students can enjoy a healthy meal every day at school. Stop by the school office if you wish to make a similar donation.
Families can also apply for Free and Reduced School Meals at any time during the school year. Online applications can be completed through MyMealtime, and paper forms are available in each school office, or can be printed here. All student transactions at the cafeteria cash register appear identical regardless of whether students are paying full price, receiving reduced prices, or free meals, to protect the confidentiality of program participation. It's a win-win situation: the students benefit from the healthy food at breakfast and lunch with families keeping more of their hard earned money, and schools can benefit from federal funding and programs that become available based on family participation in the school meal program.
Posted July 10, 2018
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