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Principal's Weekly Spotlight 12/2/2018

Good evening! This is Dr. Moore-Lawrence, proud principal of Bethesda Elementary School, with the Principal’s Weekly Spotlight. Please listen to the following reminders about important things happening at Bethesda the week of December 3rd.


Monday, December 3rd

  • Truancy Court (Coordinated by Attendance Team)
  • Battle of the Books (Afterschool with Mrs. Kinsey)


Tuesday, December 4th      

  • Last day to pay for 1st grade field trip
  • Third Grade Field Trip to Carolina Theatre to see The Christmas Carol
  • Morning Media Check Out
  • STEM Club (Afterschool with Ms. Sheehan and Mrs. Duncan)
  • Fourth and Fifth Bethesda Show Choir (Afterschool with Mrs.  Parker)
  • DPS Title One PAC Night at The Durham Armory at 6:00 p.m.


Wednesday, December 5th

  • Happy Red for Ed Day—Students and staff are encouraged to wear red to show their support for public education
  • Quarter Two Progress Reports Go Home with All Students


Thursday, December 6th

  • Art Club (Afterschool with Mrs. Culberson)


Friday, December 7th

  • First Grade Field Trip to Marbles
  • Second Grade Field Trip to Carolina Theatre to see The Christmas Carol
  • Show Your Bulldog Pride by wearing your Leadership t-shirt, sweatshirt, or blue and white
  • Make up pictures for students who were absent on picture day, enrolled after picture day, or parents would like students to retake the picture taken
  • For those students who took fall pictures, this is the last day to purchase or return the packet
  • Winter Wonderland Dance; Send in your money and permission form so you can celebrate with us.


What’s Coming Up Later in December

  • December 10th—Quarter One Awards Celebration and NEHS Induction Ceremony
  • December 10th—Bethesda’s School Improvement Team Meeting at 2:40
  • December 11th—K-5th Grade Bethesda Choir Club (Afterschool; Music Room; Facilitated by Parker)
  • December 11th—ESL and AIG Field Trip to The Nasher Museum
  • December 13th—Art Club (Afterschool; Art Room; Facilitated by Culberson)
  • December 14th—Kindergarten Family Learning Breakfast at 8:30