Grade Level Auction Donations

Thank you to our generous BHE families for your contributions to our Grade Level Donations. Your outpouring of love for our school is inspiring and sure to make this auction a huge success! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

Kindergarten:
Jose Altuve signed jersey
Carlos Correa signed baseball

First Grade:
Goyard Sainte Marie Clutch

Second Grade:
Taylor Swift 4 Floor Seat Tickets

Third Grade:
Razor Pocket Mod Electric Scooter
Razor MX350 Dirt Bike
JOOLA’s Ping Pong Table

Fourth Grade:
Justin Timberlake 4 Lower Level (sect. 106) Tickets

Square Dancing

Friday, February 23rd, is GO TEXAN DAY and BHE will mark the day with our annual Square Dance. All students in grades K-2nd will be participating in a grade wide Square Dance during their specials times. Please dress your children in their rodeo attire (boots, jeans, etc-no spurs). Parents are invited to attend and watch their children kick up their heels!

1st Grade: 12:15
Kinder: 1:10
2nd Grade: 2:05

Live Auction – Puppy!

Open your home to our lovable “Banjo”, a Havanese puppy! The Havanese are bred specifically for companionship and are known for being people-oriented, friendly, peaceful, and gentle dogs. This breed will be full grown between 7-10 pounds. They are also non-shedding and hypoallergenic! This adorable little boy is sure to steal your heart! He has his first set of puppy shots, deworming, guarantee and care kit, and a health check.

This adorable puppy also comes with the following: Puppy Crate and Crate Mat, food, bowl and puppy pads, $50 gift card courtesy of Carter’s Pet Depot, One set of puppy vaccinations, a puppy spa day and a basket of goodies courtesy of Bingle Vet, three (3) days of boarding and playtime or five (5) daycare sessions at The Fritz Kennel (reservations required; no holidays, no spring break)

Special thanks to Bingle Vet, Carter’s Pet Depot, and The Fritz Kennel as well as Kris & J. Carter Breed for their sponsorship of Banjo!

Buy your auction tickets today so you can bid on this cutie!

Visiting Author, Natalie Lloyd, Rescheduled


Author Natalie Lloyd will be visiting our 3rd-5th graders on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. She will be sharing her experiences as an author as well as her latest book, The Problim Children .

All students (in any grade) have the opportunity to purchase a signed book that will be delivered to the classroom. There
are two ways to order books, you can fill out the form by clicking HERE and return it to the BHE Library, or you can order online at
http://www.bluewillowbookshop.com/natalie-lloyd-visit-bunker-hill-elementary

 Orders need to be received by Monday, February 23, 2018.

Save the Date – New Building Informational Meeting

Please mark your calendars, book a sitter and find a tennis sub…

On Friday, March 2nd, at 9:30 a.m. Jennifer Blaine, SBISD Associate Superintendent, and Travis Stanford, Director of Planning and Construction for SBISD, will be attending our PTA meeting. Jennifer and Travis will give a presentation related to the construction of the new BHE building and be available to answer questions.

5th Grade Leave a Legacy

BHE Fifth Grade Families – In an effort to “Leave a Legacy” and show gratitude for the wonderful years at BHE, the fifth graders have participated in a beautiful art project which will leave a lasting impression. We are hopeful that all BHE 5th grade families will make a monetary donation to our “Leave a Legacy” campaign. Your donation will assure that our fifth graders and the families of the class of 2018 will continue to impact the school long after we have said our final goodbyes.

Click HERE to donate online to the 5th grade leave a Legacy fund. Click HERE to read more information about the Leave a Legacy 5th grade Project (imbed letter).

Important Middle School Transition Dates

February 7: MMS 5th Grade Parent Night, 6:00 p.m., Memorial Middle School Auditorium

February 9: SBMS Course Selection sheets due to your student’s 5th grade teacher

February 9: Deadline for online lottery applications for Choice/Charter Middle Schools. Application process online at www.springbranchisd.com/choice.

February 12: Transfer application opens online on SBISD website – School Mint

February 20: Choice/Charter Middle School district lottery

February 21: MMS Course Selection sheets and lock order forms due to your student’s 5th grade teacher

February 23: Deadline to notify Melissa Farber if you would like your student to take the Jump Start exam (two year acceleration math entry exam)

February 23: Lottery applicants notified by SBISD of acceptance/denial

March 17: Transfer applications due, SBISD website – School Mint

BHCL – AUCTION TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Tickets for BHCL – Auction & Music Festival 2018 are on sale now!!

The Auction is Saturday, March 3rd starting at 5:30pm at The RCC (11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford TX 77477).

We will have fantastic Live Auction items, fun Big Board items, exciting new Parties, Heads or Tails and a Raffle you don’t want to miss!! Throughout the Auction we will have festival style dining and live music from four different bands!

Purchase your tickets HERE. You can purchase seats on the Party Bus on the ticket form, but there are only 80 bus seats available! So get your tickets right away to secure a spot on the bus. After February 18, ticket prices increase to $85. See you at BHCL!

Camp Lawrenz

This is a game/activities day camp run by the H.F. coaches as well as middle and high school coaches on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Spring Woods High School. Please click HERE for more information.

Transportation Protocol

Arrivals:

Students may NOT be dropped off at school earlier than 7:30. Exceptions are tutoring that is arranged with a teacher or events like Books & Breakfast. All morning drop offs will need to be done at the carpool gates. The front of the building WILL NOT be open.  The front parking lot is closed from 7:45 to 8:05 to allow walkers/bike riders to arrive safely. Our day begins at 7:55 so please have your child at school by this time. They are tardy at 8:05.

CHANGE OF TRANSPORTATION ON DAY OF CHANGE…please click HERE to read the entire article and to download the Student Dismissal Form.

Join SPRING BRANCH SPEAKS… to make our voices heard in Austin

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As parents, residents, and community members we value our schools and will speak up for our students, our campuses, and our district. At our last PTA meeting we heard Board of Trustees President Karen Peck and Trustee Josef Klam talk about school finance and how our district’s finances have been negatively impacted by the state recapture (Robin Hood) system. As the legislative session progresses, Spring Branch Speaks will be tracking important bills that will have an impact on Spring Branch ISD.

If you want to Stay Informed and Act, please join our email list for up-to-date information on pertinent legislative issues and how your voice can be heard. You can get on the list at http://www.springbranchspeaks.com or follow Spring Branch Speaks on Facebook and Twitter (@SBSpeaks). You can also text SBISD to 22828.

Thank you for helping us be heard in Austin !

Attention Amazon Shoppers

s7-j0saEDid you know your everyday Amazon purchases could help BHE PTA? The Amazon Smile program donates a percentage of qualifying purchases to our organization. All you need to do is start using smile.amazon.com when shopping instead of your normal Amazon bookmark. Select “PTA Texas Congress 4696 Bunker Hill Elementry PTA” as the organization that you are supporting. All of you normal Prime membership privileges still are in place. You just need to always you go the Amazon Smile site to shop.

Take Note…

checkbook2The bank used by PTA insists that all checks must be written to BUNKER HILL PTA. Please make sure to make your checks out accordingly in the future.

Any returned checks will be returned back to the corresponding committee head to be edited or rewritten.

SBISD App & Urgent Text Alerts

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