Welcome to Br
ookside Elementary School!

April 2017  Newsletter

Dear Brookside Bobcats, 

There is much important news as we enter out third and final trimester...

PTO Dime Drive

Our PTO Dime Drive total is $1091.50! Thanks to all of you who sent change to support out students. WE appreciate all you do for us!

Open House

Please plan to attend Open House on Thursday, April 20th from 5:30-6:30! At 5:15 there will be a Kindergarten Dance-Las Raspa behind Room 3. Come and see your student's classroom and a sampling of what they have done this year. 

Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten(TK) Registration

There is important new information about our Kindergarten and TK registration. Our Kindergarten program is for children 5 years old by September 1, 2017. Our 2 year TK Program is for children turning 5 between September 2 and December 2, 2017.*

Please bring to Registration:

-Birth Certificate

-Emergency contact information

-Immunization records (please bring any immunization you have)

-Active e-mail address

-Your child, for a 20 minute assessment done at the time of registration. 

Please expect to spend extra time if you have no pre-registered. (We will have computers available to help you register) Your child will receive a FREE welcome bag, on a first come, first served basis. 

*Students who turn 5 between December 3,2017 and February 2, 2018 will be placed on a waiting list to enroll for TK. Enrollment decisions will be made in August and will be based on; testing, student maturation and space availability.

If you have any questions, please call the Brookside office at 459-5385 or visit out website. 

Coming Events- Join Us!

4/5: PTO Meeting 3:30 at Brookside; Board Meeting 5:30 at BGMS

4/5&4/6: PTO Book Give away(Thank you, PTO)

4/6: Site Council Meeting 3:30; English Language Advisory Committee 5:00

4/7: Gary Martin Art Assemblies

4/10-4/14: Spring Break

4/17-4/21: Book Fair

4/20: Open House: 5:30-6:30, 5:15 Kindergarten Dance behind Rm 3

4/27-4/28: Kindergarten and TK Registration

5/3: Board Meeting at Brookside, 5:30

5/10: PTO Meeting, room 5 at 3:30. Election of new officers.

5/24-5/26: Grade 2 to Emendal Farm

5/29: No School, Memorial Day

5/31-6/2:Young Author's Fair

6/8: Last day of school!

Reminder: School starts at 8:25 daily. Please be sure your student is in class and ready to go at 8:25. The parking lot can get crowded so please allow extra time for drop off. 

Please keep in touch! Call our office at 459-5385 with phone number updates, or update on Aeries. Thank you for trusting us with your child's education. 

Most sincerely, 

Kathy Crossman, Principal

National Teachers Appreciation Week is 
Monday, May 1st- Friday, May 5th! 
Show our AMAZING teachers a little extra love this week!!
Daily Schedule 
M, W, Th, F
8:25 A.M. -2:40 P.M.
Tuesdays (minimum day)
8:25 A.M. -1:20 P. M.

Open registration for Kindergarten 
for next school year 2017/2018 will be held on 
Thursday, April 27th and Friday, April 28th 
between 8:00 A.M and 4:30 P.M. each day. 

Site Council Meeting 
Thursday, May 4th
@ 3:30 P.M.
Room 10
Agenda and meeting minutes available
 under Latest News.

Attendance Matters!
Attendance = Success!
Excusing absences is easier than ever. 
Write Us
Send a note with you child
Call Us!
707-459-5385 ext. 1402
or 707-456-4916
Email Us!
Remember to include:
Your Child's Name, 
Teacher, The Day (s) of 
the Absences (s), 
The Reason for the Absence (s), 
and Your Name.

All absences must be reported within
3 school days of returning to school. 
After that, the absence will be 
unexcused and cannot be changed. 
Thank you!!

Recent Announcements

  • English Language Advisory Committee Meeting: Thursday, May 4th. English Language Advisory Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 4th from 5:00-6:00 P.M. in Room 29 at Brookside School. Nuestra Alianza will be coming ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 10:30 AM by Amanda Maciel
  • National Teacher Appreciation Week is Monday, May 1st - Friday, May 5th!  Monday, May 1st - Friday, May 5th is National Teacher Appreciation Week! Be sure to show our WONDERFUL teachers a little extra love this week! 
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 8:12 AM by Amanda Maciel
  • Brookside Talent Show- Friday, May 19th. The Brookside P.T.O will be hosting it's 3rd Annual Talent Show on Friday, May 19th at 5:30 P.M.Information regarding auditions and practices will be ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 8:00 AM by Amanda Maciel
  • Crazy Hair Day is Friday, May 19th! Friday, May 19th will be CRAZY HAIR DAY at Brookside!!Wear your craziest hair and show your Brookside Paw Pride!!Crazy Hair Day is sponsored by the Brookside P ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 7:54 AM by Amanda Maciel
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 29th NO SCHOOL! There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday, May 29th in observance of Memorial Day. 
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 7:50 AM by Amanda Maciel
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