BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT
Evening open house to welcome families back to school, sign up for PTA programs and meet BLE staff.
Week-long sale of Scholastic books and other items for students, families and staff. BLE earns points to purchase items for its media center.
District-wide, one-day event for 4th graders to gain awareness of a variety of disabilities.
DOUGHNUTS WITH DAD
Before school refreshments for students and their dads – to promote family time and connections with other BLE families.
One-day event that combines team-building, physical activity and fundraising. Each grade runs as many laps as possible in a short time window and raises money through pledges.
One-day event for students to participate with classmates in a variety of fun, physical activities – and end the school year in a positive way.
FIFTH GRADE CELEBRATION
Morning celebration of 5th grade accomplishments through a slide show, award ceremony and refreshments.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Work with BLE staff for education and support of health/safety issues and key topics.
Monthly opportunity for families to order food products and pick up at school. BLE receives 10% of the profit from orders placed.
MORNINGS WITH MOM
Before school refreshments for students and their moms – to promote family time and connections with other BLE families.
Variety of activities to raise money for BLE through everyday activities (e.g., SCRIPS, Box Tops for Education, Kroger, recycling).
READ TO ME
School-wide program to encourage students and families to have fun with reading.
National PTA Fine Arts competition in literature, visual arts, photography and music to highlight the importance of art in education. This year’s theme is “The World Would be a Better Place if..."
Annual school fair that combines games, math learning and family fun.
Activities to give students an opportunity to volunteer and help others. Coordinated with a member of the BLE staff.
Information posted on the school sign to make families and neighbors aware of school events.
Logo clothing, school and/or recreational products for sale at the start of each school year to promote school pride
Efforts (e.g., refreshments, meals & other small gifts) throughout the year to show appreciation of BLE staff.
One day event featuring activity-based workshops and assemblies. This year’s theme is “A Salute to the Armed Forces.”
Evening event that gives students an opportunity to perform onstage for their peers and families – and celebrate the diverse talents at BLE. Rehearsals occur throughout the winter.
BLE families are encouraged to visit Upland Farms in Oxford for fall harvest fun. Take a coupon if you go any time in the fall and BLE receives a portion of the fee.