November 21, 2022 – Eye of the Tiger Family Message

Dear Barrett Families:

Arriving on Time: The school day begins at 9:00AM. It is strongly recommended that students be dropped off by 8:45 so that they can have the option to get breakfast and be in class, ready to start their day by 9:00 AM. Students who want breakfast are able to enter the building starting at 8:40 AM. If your student is late (arrives after 9:00 AM) more than 3 times, we will contact you to see how we can support you in getting your student to school on time. It is important that each child is in their class, ready to begin their day by 9:00 AM as often as possible.

Barrett in Twitter: This week in #KWBPride Photos and videos! Barrett 4th grade Collaborative Learning Team team featured in APS video, staff surprise from Tommy McFLY and Kelly with treats from Georgetown Cupcake and Lottery tickets, before school baby shower for ITC Catie Bales, 5th grade science in action, PreK Long Branch Nature Center visit plus Music and Project Discovery!  https://twitter.com/search?q=%23kwbpride&f=live

Dr. Duran’s Message: Please see the most recent message from the Superintendent here.

Message from School Health: The Flu, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and COVID are some illnesses to be aware of this season.  Please see here for a message from School Health on how to keep your child and families safe.

Playground Update: We are so excited to see how quickly our playground is coming together! While it looks near completion, it is not finished yet. As a result, our playground is not safe to play on just yet. We are still waiting for finishing the flooring and the official green light from the safety inspector before we can open it up for students to play. We cannot wait until we get the green light to play on our new playground!! Please consider supporting us by volunteering to spend time with us at recess. Sign-up using this link.

SEL Update: The SEL focus for the month of December is Empathy. Please see here for more information on Empathy and how you can help your child develop perspective-taking skills with us.Volunteering at Barrett – See this link for more information on volunteering with us.

Upcoming Events At A Glance
Date Time Event Details
November 23-25 No School Thanksgiving Break
December 7 Early Release Students will be dismissed at 1:30 PM
December 19-30 No School Winter Break Holiday

2nd Quarter Grade Level Newsletters

Click on the link for your child’s grade level newsletter. This year, newsletters will be linked to the principal’s message. Please reach out to your child’s teacher to request a printed copy if you’d prefer a hard copy..

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