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Week Of 3-13-2016

posted Mar 13, 2016, 5:23 AM by David Brissette

3-13-2016


Daylight Savings Begins- Please remember to turn those clocks ahead.


Annual Spring Breakfast- Thank you to all of you who joined us on that day and anyone who donated to the classroom baskets.  This year was another great success and we couldn’t have done it without our Callahan families.


2016 PARCC and NECAP Testing-Dates for the PARCC and NECAP testing are as follows:

Grade 4 PARCC – April 26, 27, 28, and 29

Grade 3 PARCC– May 2, 3, 4, and 5

Grade 5 PARCC- May 9, 10, 11, and 12

Grade 4 Science NECAP– May 16, 17 and 18


Grade 5 will have a PARCC practice test on the computers on Tuesday, March 14, 2016.  This will give teachers and students some practice on how to navigate through the test.  There will be a letter coming home Monday night about it. (Please see attached)


Please save the dates for some upcoming events……

Callahan’s annual Talent Show will now be on  Friday, April 15, 2016 from 6:00-8:00PM at the BHS auditorium.  Make sure your child is practicing if they made it into the final show.

Lunch Menu-March Menu

Aramark have several promotions this month and I ask that you check them out.  They are really trying to listen to students and families and are offering some different items.  Ace the fox will be visiting each school at some point this week during lunch.  Please see the attachments and this month’s menus for more information.

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^^^^^Last Call For Personalized Yearbooks ^^^^^Yearbooks can be ordered online at ybpay.lifetouch.com. Use this code for our school: 2273416 The deadline to pre-order a yearbook  is April 8.Final personalized yearbook orders need to be in by April 8th also.

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,
Mar 13, 2016, 5:23 AM
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David Brissette,
Mar 13, 2016, 5:23 AM
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David Brissette,
Mar 13, 2016, 5:23 AM
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