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3RD – 5TH GRADES:

REMEMBER TO CHARGE YOUR I-PAD EVERY NIGHT SO IT

IS READY FOR M-STEP TESTING

The following dates are part of the M-Step Testing Window. 

Please minimize testing disruption by not scheduling vacations during the below times:

3rd and 4th Grade:  April 24 – May 26 

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Please remember that Learning begins every day at 8:40. 

Please plan on allowing yourself time to arrive and wait in the

drop off line. Thank you!

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The 2017 Troy School District Art Show will be

May 6 – May 14 @The Troy Community Center

Art Show Flyer

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Bemis DAZE is just around the corner!  

Friday, May 19th, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Bemis Playground

All games, entertainment, inflatables, and Magic Shows are entirely FREE

– so is parking J

 

What’s not free is the food…We will have one food truck here which will offer the following:

 

Boostan Chicken Shawarma   $4

Cheese Burger $4

Chicken Burger   $4

Falafel Sandwich   $4

Chicken Cream Sandwich   $4

French Fries   $4

Cheese Sticks   $5

Chicken Wings  $6

 

Drinks:

Pop   $1

Bottle Water   $1

Hot Tea $1

 

Dessert:

Ice Cream Scoops   $3

Popcorn   $1

Cotton Candy $1

 

  Families will be responsible to PAY for their own food purchases and to keep track of their children. 

Bemis Daze Flyer

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As we move toward the end of the school year, Food Services would like to remind you to pay any Negative Balances on your Students accounts.

Please note that they are asking that all negative balances be paid by May 31, 2017.

Remember: All positive balances will carry to next school year, including middle school

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Field Day Volunteers

Field Day will be Friday, June 2, 2017

Field Day Volunteer

http://www.signupgenius.com/

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Mark your Calendar! 

  • BEMIS DAZE Friday, May 19 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
  • Volunteer Lunch: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 11:30 – 1:00. Friday, May 26 - ½ Day 12:17 Dismissal
  • Field Day 6/2
  • 6/14, 6/15, 6/16 are half days of school with 12:17 dismissal
  • Last day of school : 6/16

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Dear Bemis Volunteers,

We are excited to welcome you to Bemis for a special event honoring you!  We can’t wait to
celebrate all of your help and dedication that has made this year a great success. 
Please open the attached document to view the invitation and follow the link to RSVP. 
We look forward to seeing you and honoring all of your hard work this year.

Thank you,

Your Bemis Staff

Bemis Volunteers Rock

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Congratulations Bemis Science Olympiad Students! –

Great job doing so well at the competition AND showing your

awesome Bemis spirit :-).

It was great to see such energized and motivated kids! Even more so,

 it was awesome to see the kids having fun after the events. 

Parent Coaches - Thank you so much for all your hard work and effort

 in showcasing the team’s potential. 

Bemis placed with the following rankings out of 67 teams (around 900    participants):

  • 5th place trophy in 3rd grade (out of 20 teams)
  • 5th place trophy in 4th grade (out of 28 teams)
  • 16th in 5th grade (out of 19 teams)

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Congratulations to the Bemis Math Olympiad Team

They placed in the Top 10% of all teams at their competition!

Join us in Congratulating the following Bemis Students:

Grace Zhang

Aanya Shah

Benjamin Sheng

Jessica Wu

Dhruv Gupta

David he

Eddy Wang

Iris Gong

Brenda Mao

Yuexin Tian

Angelina Kou

Vishvaa Ravishankar

Ankita Pednekar

Shraddha Doddaguni Harish

Serena Li

Harini Narayana

Ankita Sinha

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Project Night Night - Sweet Dreams For Homeless Children

www.projectnightnight.org

Project Night Night donates over 25,000 Night Night Packages each year to homeless children 12 and under who need our childhood essentials to have a concrete and ...

 
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Troy Police Department Open House

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Please open attached document to learn more:

Troy Police Department Flyer

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THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE

BOX TOP CHALLENGE!!

YOU HELPED RAISE OVER $800 FOR THE SCHOOL!

 

PLEASE CONTINUE COLLECTING BOX TOPS

THROUGH THE END OF THE YEAR!!

 THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE

BOX TOP CHALLENGE!!

YOU HELPED RAISE OVER $800 FOR THE SCHOOL! 

PLEASE CONTINUE COLLECTING BOX TOPS

THROUGH THE END OF THE YEAR!! 

 

Please cut along the dotted line and turn them in to your teachers.

The Bemis PTO will collect them before the school year ends.

PLEASE DO NOT SAVE BOX TOPS FOR NEXT YEAR!!!

They DO expire and cannot be turned in late. 

Questions?  Contact Marianna Perakis at mjperakis@gmail.com

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***Student Illness***

  • If a student has a fever or experiences vomiting, they must be kept at home for 24 hours AFTER the fever or vomiting has stopped
  • Please DO NOT send your child to school if they are contagious.  
  • Any assignments or tests can be made up when they return. 
  • We need to keep sick children from infecting their classmates and teachers. 
  • Please make sure you notify the 24Hr. Attendance Line at 248-823-4101 before 9 am the day of the absence.

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Troy, Mi. Destination Imagination

We are encouraging all STEM fans, and those who are already leveraging these skills in the workforce, to help support this amazing team of elementary students. Team Thunder is made up of students from Bemis and Hamilton Schools. These students have rocked it to 1st place at Regionals, and then placed at State/Affiliate to get accepted to the Global Finals, where students around the world will compete!!!!! Global Finals are held in Knoxville, TN. at University Of Tennessee. Team registration fee is $2,000 and event entry fees is $1750 for the students. This does not include other expenses.  Any and all donations will help these ambitious students reach their full potential! The Destination Imagination program is a fun, hands-on system of learning that fosters students’ creativity, courage and curiosity through open-ended academic Challenges in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), fine arts and service learning. Our participants learn patience, flexibility, persistence, ethics, respect for others and their ideas, and the collaborative problem solving process. Please Help spread the word!   Thank you for your time and donations. Sincerely, Team Troy Thunder / Michgan  USA

 

https://www.gofundme.com/troy-destination-imagination-team?d=156641772 

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Missing something?  Visit the Bemis Lost and Found Website! http://bemislost.weebly.com/ 


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