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Week Of 10-11-15

posted Oct 10, 2015, 6:33 AM by David Brissette

10-11-2015

No School Monday, October 12, 2015 Columbus Day Observance

Weekend Backpack Help!- We need your help.  The Burrillville Weekend Backpack provides food for many families and right now they are running low on supplies.  We are asking for every Callahan family to donate at least one can of Tuna Fish and one box or single servings of macaroni and cheese.  Send them in with your child to their classroom teacher.  

Red Ribbon Week is a national campaign to stay drug free. Each year we celebrate this week by teaching students to choose to live a healthy lifestyle by making good choices for themselves.  I would just like to give parents enough preparation time about our upcoming Red Ribbon Week.  This year it will be celebrated the week of October 26 and our themes for each day are as follows:

Monday- "From Head to Toe I'm Drug Free" (Mixed Match/Inside Out Day)

Tuesday- "Lei Off Drugs" (Wear Hawaiian/Beach Day)

Wednesday- "Too Bright For Drugs" (Wear Bright/Neon)

Thursday- "Voting For My Future To Be Drug Free" (Wear Red, White and or Blue)

Friday- "Don't Be Despicable There's A Minion Reasons To Be Drug Free" (Wear School Spirit Colors or Minion clothes)


Callahan School Pictures-Once the pictures come out we will schedule a retake day in November.


Paper Menus were missing the following items for October:

October 13th salad is:Chicken Nacho Salad w/ Tortilla Chips

October 15th salad is: Fruit, Yogurt and Cheese Platter w/ Cinnamon Chips


Lunch Menu-October Menu


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Callahan Family Trunk or Treat Party- Please join us on October 28, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Callahan School.The PTF is sponsoring a Halloween themed Show performed by Keith Munslow.  Then we will move out to the back parking lot for Trunk or Treat. Your child is encouraged to wear a costume but no weapons or masks on that evening.  Please see the attached.


BCI Checks- Please remember that if you want to help out at any events this school year, volunteer in the school or go on class field trips then you have to have a current (this school year) BCI Check.  Thank you to many of you who filled out the paperwork at the Open House.  Please contact Staci Mansolf if you have any questions.   mansolfs@bsd-ri.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:

http://bsd-ri.net/parents/lunch-menus

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

Please visit our school website for important messages at:

http://callahan.bsd-ri.net/principal-s-blog



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David Brissette,
Oct 10, 2015, 6:33 AM
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