From the Principal…

Hello Bluff Creek Families!

It seems like quite a while since we had a solid five day school week. I hope we have seen the last of the snow days as we work to cover important core content before spring break. The second trimester ends on March 1st and there is NO SCHOOL for students on Monday, March 4th which is the second trimester grading day.

Spring break this year begins on Friday March 21st and students return to school on Monday, April 1st. We have many important and exciting activities planned for the next three weeks:

Thursday 2/21- Friday 3/1 our PTO is having a Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, February 26th – This is our second Late Winter Parent Teacher Conference event.

Wednesday, February 27th- Bus Driver Appreciation Day

March 4th -Teacher Grading Day and there is no school for students

March 5th- March 8th School Spirit week- look for daily events sponsored by our PTO.

March 8th – Bluff Creek PTO Annual Spring Fling

March 11th- March and June birthday lunches

March 11th- Growth & Funding Needs, Listening Session, Chaska High School Blue Forum 6:30-7:30 pm

March 12th- Instrumental Solo Ensembles 5:30-7:00 p.m.

March 14th- Spring Choir Concert – 5:00 p.m. at Chan High School

March 15th – Grade 4 Kindness Retreat in the Chan Rec Center during school hours

March 18th- Important Parent Opportunity- Our topic for both our Ed Issues group at 3:30 and Coffee and Conversation with the Principal at noon will be Equity- Community Feedback sessions. RSVP by March 14th to schmidtja@district112.org. Please indicate which session you would like to attend.

Our district equity team has created a vision statement regarding equity in District 112. We truly value your input and hope that you will consider attending and sharing your views. We are asking for an RSVP so we can plan for each session.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Joan MacDonald