Super Summer Readers

Bluff Creek students celebrated summer reading success this week. Every student who submitted a Summer Reading Bingo Board was awarded a certificate and button.  A random drawing resulted in five students in grades 1-5 receiving a paw print sack with a water bottle, bracelet and book of their choice. Keep reading Bluff Creek students! Continue reading Super Summer Readers

Principal’s Letter 9-21-18

From the Principal Happy Friday Bluff Creek Families! The last full week of September has arrived and our students and staff have had a really positive start to the school year! Kindergarten and first grade students should be finishing NWEA MAP testing, our reading interventionists should begin working with students late next week and classroom instruction in math and reading has started. Bluff Creek will not have traditional curriculum nights and teacher information usually shared during those nights can be found on teacher web pages.  We do plan to share curriculum information at a Family Math Night and a Family Literacy Night. Dates for these events will be coming soon! Welcome a new staff member! We would like to welcome Mrs. Katherine Korzenowski to Bluff Creek. Mrs. Korzenowski will be an additional Kindergarten teacher to our K Team. Unfortunately we have lost our Reading Corps volunteer due to family commitments. We are looking for someone who would be interested in working... Continue reading Principal’s Letter 9-21-18

Meeting Monarchs

Our kindergarten and first grade learners have made their first visits to the STEAM Lab.  Much appreciation goes out to our BCE Garden Coordinators, Christina Crowther and Stacy Pumper.  Thanks to their efforts and the many hands of BCE families, STEAM Lab has both “inside” and “outside” classrooms.   In our outdoor classroom, the ceiling is the sky and the carpet is the grass beneath our feet. Clouds, eagles, and even MONARCHS pass overhead as we experience real wonder and real learning.  Ms. Crowther and her family have released nearly 150 monarchs from Bluff Creek!  In fact, BCE is now registered with the Monarch Joint Venture and has become an official Monarch Way Station for the migration to Mexico.  All families are invited to join Rapids Lake Education Center in Carver this Saturday to learn more about monarch tagging and to explore the building and grounds.  Please see the attached flyer for more information!  Anna Edlund,Gifted Services and STEAM Lab... Continue reading Meeting Monarchs