Week Of 10-26-2014

Post date: Oct 26, 2014 12:41:51 PM


Book Fair-Thank you for participating in our book fair.The money made from this event is has been used to purchase technology for our students. Once again, thank you very much for participating.

The Burrillville Parks & Recreation Department is planning its annual Holiday Card Contest for 5th grade students at both Steere Farm Elementary and Callahan Elementary schools. Our students will be participating in this event again. Our 5th grade teachers will be having our students work on this in school again. Last year we had a great response with (5) winner’s artwork being made into each package of Holiday cards offered for purchase. All proceeds from the card sales will go to the Burrillville Weekend Snack Pack Program helping Burrillville children in need.

Red Ribbon Week is being held this week. The themes for the week are as follows:

Monday, October 27

Theme is “Don’t Let Drugs Twist Your Mind” – Wear mismatched/inside out clothes.

Tuesday, October 28

Theme is “I Mustache You Not To Do Drugs!” – Wear a mustache or clothes with mustaches on them to school today.

Wednesday, October 29

Theme is “Celebrate Red Ribbon” – Wear red today to show your support of Red Ribbon.

Thursday, October 30

Theme is “Life Is A “Kick” Drug Free” – Wear your favorite sports team apparel.

Friday, October 31

Theme is “Say Boo to Drugs” – Wear black and orange or Halloween theme clothes. No Costumes Please.

Burrillville School Flu Clinic (For all students)-Our Flu clinics are being held at BMS cafeteria at the following times:

October 29, 2014 from 4:00-6:30

November 18, 2014 from 4:00-6:30

There is no cost involved to get a flu shot. Parents can register online at www.thewellcomp.com/school. They do not need to print the form. You do not need to register ahead of time. You can register at the clinic.

Please mark your calendars now!!!

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The Callahan PTF is sponsoring a Halloween Magic Show. This show will be tomorrow Monday, October 27, 2014 from 6:30-8:00PM in the Callahan Gym. For the magic show, children can wear Halloween costumes but no masks or accessories (weapons).

Spirit Wear orders are due October 29, 2014. Some parents were inquiring if they could have their child’s first name embroidered on the sleeve on the spirit wear. The answer is yes! for $3.50 more you can have one name on the sleeve. Items getting embroidery on them will be delayed from the rest of the order. Please contact Staci Mansolf with any questions at ​staci54@cox.net.

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Negative Lunch Balance-The negative balance policy is in effect. The new negative balance limits for full pay students is - $19.50 this price reflects the new increase allowing full pay students to charge up to five breakfasts and five lunches. The reduced limit remains at -$3.50. If your child’s account goes over this amount they will have an alternate lunch of that consists of two sides, milk and a sunny butter and jelly sandwich. Please visit the school district’s lunch program for more information:


To add money to your child’s account electronically: https://www.myschoolbucks.com/index.jsp

Please visit our school website for important messages at: