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Daily Announcements

BPS Scholastic Book Fair


 The BPS Scholastic Book Fair will be here next week:  October 6-10.  The Media Center will be hosting a Scholastic Parent Event on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 4:30-6:00 p.m.


Jump Rope For Heart - Week of Oct 20th-24th

The purpose of Jump Rope for Heart is to raise money to support The American Heart Association in their fight against heart disease.

Envelope Due Date- No Later Than Oct. 17th

Information will be sent home the week of Sept 29th- Oct 3rd.

Please look over the information and if you have any questions please feel free to call Carol Massengale at 541-1320.



Veteran's Day Program on Tuesday, November 11, 2014

BPS will be having a Veteran's Day Program honoring all branches of the military on November 11, 2014.
If you are a veteran, we would like to invite you to eat breakfast in our BPS Cafeteria at 8:30.  Then we invite you to enjoy a celebration to honor all branches of the military in the auditorium at 9:30.





BPS would love to earn free equipment and supplies!! Our Bi-Lo savings code is 55938!

The BI-LO Hometown Educational Rewards program allows parents and supporters to link their personal BI-LO BONUSCARD® to local schools (up to 3 schools). Then, each time they shop with their personal BONUSCARD®, the school automatically earns points towards free equipment and supplies! Throughout the year, the points that schools accumulate can be redeemed for free educational items from the BI-LO catalog.
We need our BPS parents, along with our community, to link their BI-LO card with our BPS code!  Click on the BI-LO logo above or go to:
https://www.bi-lo.com/community/hometownrewards/default.aspx
Thank you for your support!

BPS Piggy Bank Contest

Students must turn in 20 "Valuable Trash" items to enter. We will have one boy winner and one girl winner. Enter as often as you can collect 20 items and turn them in with student name and teacher name on the Ziploc bag. Don't forget to ask family, friends & neighbors to help you save more & more "Valuable Trash" for BPS!  Deadline for this contest is October 27, 2014.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Parent volunteers and mentors help support our students, teachers, and school. Please sign-up today!  If you will be volunteering regularly on campus, submit a Volunteer Application in the main office at the school. 


Ms. Sherry Woods was recently named the
 BPS Teacher of the Year for 2014-15! 
Congratulations, Ms. Woods!  We are so proud of you!



The Ronald McDonald House Gives BPS Montessori
 a Collection House for Can Tabs!

Won't you help BPS Montessori save can tabs for this worthy cause?
Please save your can tabs in a plastic bag and drop them into our new
Ronald McDonald collection house in the lobby of BPS Office 2.

Principal's Message

Principal Selvey's Vision
 
It is Barnwell Primary School’s vision to provide a safe instructional environment where all students will have their individual needs, differences and abilities recognized.  It is our desire to provide a supportive school community that challenges each child to excel academically.  We will work cooperatively with parents and the community to promote success in a safe, challenging environment in order to develop life-long learners. 

              Colts are Cool When They
                  Follow These Rules:


          Be Safe
          Be Respectful
          Be Responsible
          Be Honest and 
          Be Your Best!


Mon, Oct 6 - Fri, Oct 10
School Event
Fall Book Fair
Monday, October 13
Columbus Day
Tuesday, October 14
School Event
School Improvement Meeting
5:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 16
School Event
Fall Carnival

Mon, Oct 20 - Fri, Oct 24
School Event
Jump Rope for Heart

Mission Statement
 Barnwell Primary School is a team made up of school staff, students, parents, and community members with one primary purpose - to provide a learning environment that embraces academics, the arts, and physical development to enrich the whole child.

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Barnwell Primary School is a Title I School