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Week of 9-2-2018

posted Aug 31, 2018, 2:53 PM by David Brissette   [ updated Aug 31, 2018, 3:07 PM ]

9-2-2018

Welcome back Callahan Families!!

No School Monday, September 3, 2017 Labor Day

School Starts on Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Parent Drop Off and Parent Pick Up-Please be aware that if you plan on dropping your child off at school that it can be done from 8:25-8:40 in the front of the school.  The back parking lot is reserved for buses only during these hours.  If your child is going to be a parent pick up on the first day, please send a note into his or her teacher telling us the student name and who will be picking your child up.  Please make sure that the person picking your child up understands that they will need a picture ID in order for the school to release the child to them. The person picking your child up will need to park in the front of the school and enter through the main office. They will be allowed in at 2:55 and ID’s and signatures will need to be completed before the child is released to the adult.  Thank you for complying with our procedures that are put in place for the safety of all of our students!

Walkers- If your child will be walking home after school; we need a note on the first day of school telling us the student name and the address they are walking to.  They will sign out every day at the end of the day.  Even if your child was a walker last year, we need a note this year.

All Classrooms are Peanut Free this year.(Please See attached below)

Helpful Peanut Free Snack List: (Please See attached)

ATTENTION* There will be no blank emergency cards (address/phone numbers/emergency contacts) going home with your child this year or in future years. Information needs to be entered through skyeward. *ATTENTION


Skyward- Did you know that you can update your own phone numbers by going on to skyward (the same place you need to go to to access report cards)? Please take a moment and look at your phone numbers and emergency contacts to update them this summer.  You can get to the Skyward information page by clicking here. If you have not signed up for skyward before please make sure you go to this part of the page:


“If you do not know your Skyward Access login and password or have forgotten your information, please click here.”


Summer Reading and Summer Math- Please make sure your child has completed the required summer reading and math that went home at the end of the school year.

Open House-Callahan’s Open House will take place on Thursday, September 6,2018 from 6-8PM.

PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO CALL THE SCHOOL WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE AT 401-568-1330

Lunch Menus will be coming home on Tuesday or Wednesday of the first week. You can check the menu online at anytime.

Breakfast Menu

Lunch Menu

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The Callahan PTF will be on present at our Open House to welcome our families.  If you wish to volunteer or chaperon this school year please make sure you fill out a volunteer packet and a BCI form with our Parent Volunteer Coordinator Staci Mansolf.  She will be set up with the PTF on that evening.

The Callahan Dance, Friday October 5, 2018

Description:Family dance at BHS cafeteria.
The time is 6pm-8pm

Prices are as follows:
Tickets:

Adults 10.00 children 8.00

Tickets:

Boutonnière 4.00. Wristlets 7.00

Pictures:
Package a (1 5x7 and 4 2x3) 12.00
Package b (2 5x7 and 8 2x3) 16.00
Package c (1 8x10 2 5x7 and 8 2x3) 20.00

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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,
Aug 31, 2018, 3:05 PM
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David Brissette,
Aug 31, 2018, 3:06 PM
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