Parents: we have added two additional 11:30 dismissal days on Friday, May 3, and Friday, May 10! The staff will use this time for professional development.
Just a Reminder: Early Dismissal at 2:15 on March 20th, No School on March 21st, 22nd, and 25th
Pre-K had fun bowling some frames this morning!
Parents: We received our first quarterly rewards payment from Kroger. We received approval for the program on February 12. The earnings quarter ended on February 26. In that short two week period, we had 37 households sign up and received $22.70. We are looking forward to participating in the program! Thank you to everyone who has signed up. If you have not, find information at this link. https://www.blufordschools.org/article/89647?org=bluford-unit-school-district-318
2nd grade parents: check out our vocabulary flashcards on Studystack.com! Search for msherwin to find our flashcards.
The 8th graders are making videos to teach a literary device to fellow classmates. Maddy, Elicia, and Gracie teaching about suspense https://youtu.be/Sby1Ng0KiW4 Jayda, Emma, and Hunter teaching irony https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6GCls3IsTo&index=11&list=PLCNc05WIbmrHoePG7GfvY7TCcgpYp1UpM&t=0s
As other schools in the area are closing for tomorrow, I wanted to put out a message that as of now, we are still in session tomorrow. I drove many of the district roads this afternoon and found them to be in good enough condition to travel. I will be out early in the morning as well to see if there is any icing over night.
Reminder: Bluford Schools dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow and there is no school on Monday.
Due to impending weather conditions, all PM events are cancelled for Friday, January 11.
This is a shortened version of The Trojan Times! Hope you enjoy the information! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z77FfMJNV8&t=5s
Here is the latest video walkthrough for the new high school! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4l00yz6i7AE
Check out this news story about the new Illinois Report Card. https://www.blufordschools.org/article/71369?org=bluford-unit-school-district-318
Parents: Every other year, school districts are required to complete a school climate survey. Staff, students, and parents all have the opportunity to provide feedback on a wide array of topics. Please visit the link below to complete the parent survey. http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
Check out this week's student broadcast! Way to go, Eighth grade! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGLthYfSq3I