Parents, Grandparents, & Guardians: 
To help plan the future work
of the Special Committee On Parental Involvement,
please take a moment before May 23, 2018 to complete the following survey about opportunities for increasing community engagement in our schools.


 Thursday May 17, 2018 What's the Scoop Night 6:00-7:15 pm (look for details in the Wednesday envelopes)
 Thursday May 31, 2018 Incoming Kindergarten Orientation, 6pm-7pm

Check for new projects on our fundraising page to learn how you can support our school!

Important Messages:

School Hours 8:45 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.

"Every student, every day, on time!"
(Click here for helpful tips: Good Attendance Habits)

Morning Arrival:
  • No students should arrive on the playground before 8:15 a.m. 
  • All students are welcome to join us for breakfast when the gym doors open at 8:15 a.m. Breakfast will be served every morning from 8:15-8:30.  
  • Students not having breakfast with us will line up in the gym until 8:30 a.m. at which time students will be released to their classrooms. Instruction begins promptly at 8:45 a.m.
  • Students arriving after the 8:45 a.m. bell are tardy and must report to the office through the main door. 
Afternoon Dismissal:
  • The school day ends at 2:50 p.m.
  • Bus: students will be sent to the gym for dismissal to their bus.
  • Kindergarten: students will be dismissed at 2:45 p.m. to a parent or identified caretaker at the kindergarten doors or escorted to an older sibling.
  • Car Patrol: Grade 1-5 students who will be picked up will be released by staff  to a parent or identified caregiver from the back door.
  • 21stCCLC: All students attending an after-school activity will be dismissed from their classroom to the gym.
  • Walkers: Grade 1-5 classroom teachers will escort their classes out the front doors of the building and through the Elm/Queen City intersection. For the safety of our students, staff, and families we ask that all parents wait to greet their students on the other side of this intersection, not in front of or on the side of the school building.Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
If there is to be a temporary or permanent change to a student's method of release, parents must notify the school in writing the morning the change is to take place.

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"The Bakersville Pledge"

I pledge today to do my best
 in reading, math and all the rest.
I promise to obey the rules
 in my class and in my school.
I'll respect myself and others too; 
I'll expect the best in all I do.
I'll keep my school clean and safe; 
come every day and not be late.
I am here to learn and I'll say it out loud,
I'll always be Bakersville proud!

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