Bear Creek Elementary PTA
Bear Creek Elementary Parents Facebook group is in need of a new admin
Meghan created this Facebook group 8 years ago to help us parents connect with each other, and to keep each other informed on Bear Creek Elementary events, calendars and much more.  We have all benefited from her dedication!  This is her last year as a Bear Creek parent so she is looking for someone to "pass the torch" to as administrator for the Facebook group.   Would you be interested in taking on this role?  Responsibilities include weekly updates to the group, posts requested by the school, new member requests and edits, and to moderate/delete possible content posted that may ... read full article
Author:
Roisin Bennett 
Show from:
1/25/2018-3/31/2018

BECommunity Auction Baskets Are Here!
The Second Annual BECommunity Auction is just around the corner! While both Bear Creek and Eastridge are busy getting ready for the auction we need your help to make the night perfect! Bear Creek and Eastridge have put together 15 BASKETS for the silent auction and we need your donations to fill them. Worried about time?  Can’t make it to the store?  Don’t want to spend a fortune?  No worries!! The auction committee has created fifteen basket lists on Amazon with items ranging from $5.00-$75.00. Choose the basket you love – Find the item you want to donate – and ... read full article
Author:
Roisin Bennett 
Show from:
1/25/2018-4/17/2018

Bear Creek Family Update
Tara and Tommy Martin along with Pat McFadden lost their Bridgeport home in an early morning fire on Friday, January 5 . Tara taught in our Bear Creek learning center for many years and Tommy was a Bear Creek Bobcat from Kindergarten through 2nd grade. Tara is teaching special-ed at the Bridgeport Middle School this year. Pat is Tara's fiance and is the boy's basketball as well as football coach at Bridgeport High School.   Many people are wanting to help in some way: There an account set up at Coulee Dam Federal Credit Union under the name "McFadden Account" ... read full article
Author:
Roisin Bennett 
Show from:
1/17/2018-2/28/2018
Bear Creek Elementary Parents Facebook group is in need of a new adminRoisin Bennett1/25/20183/31/2018
Bear Creek Elementary Parents Facebook group is in need of a new admin
Meghan created this Facebook group 8 years ago to help us parents connect with each other, and to keep each other informed on Bear Creek Elementary events, calendars and much more.  We have all benefited from her dedication!  This is her last year as a Bear Creek parent so she is looking for someone to "pass the torch" to as administrator for the Facebook group.   Would you be interested in taking on this role?  Responsibilities include weekly updates to the group, posts requested by the school, new member requests and edits, and to moderate/delete possible content posted that may ... read full article
BECommunity Auction Baskets Are Here!Roisin Bennett1/25/20184/17/2018
BECommunity Auction Baskets Are Here!
The Second Annual BECommunity Auction is just around the corner! While both Bear Creek and Eastridge are busy getting ready for the auction we need your help to make the night perfect! Bear Creek and Eastridge have put together 15 BASKETS for the silent auction and we need your donations to fill them. Worried about time?  Can’t make it to the store?  Don’t want to spend a fortune?  No worries!! The auction committee has created fifteen basket lists on Amazon with items ranging from $5.00-$75.00. Choose the basket you love – Find the item you want to donate – and ... read full article
Bear Creek Family UpdateRoisin Bennett1/17/20182/28/2018
Bear Creek Family Update
Tara and Tommy Martin along with Pat McFadden lost their Bridgeport home in an early morning fire on Friday, January 5 . Tara taught in our Bear Creek learning center for many years and Tommy was a Bear Creek Bobcat from Kindergarten through 2nd grade. Tara is teaching special-ed at the Bridgeport Middle School this year. Pat is Tara's fiance and is the boy's basketball as well as football coach at Bridgeport High School.   Many people are wanting to help in some way: There an account set up at Coulee Dam Federal Credit Union under the name "McFadden Account" ... read full article
PTA General MeetingRoisin Bennett10/26/201711/9/2017
PTA General Meeting
Thank you so much to everyone who came to our PTA General Meeting this week. We had a great Cyberbullying conversation with Shelby Reynolds from the district. If you are interested in a website with different kinds of media information, please visit:  https://www. commonsensemedia.org/ Here you can find detailed information on if different apps, movies, websites, and even books are appropriate for your children. They also have an app that you can download. ... read full article
Northshore School District Highly Capable Programs Parent Information NightRoisin Bennett10/20/201711/7/2017
Northshore School District Highly Capable Programs Parent Information Night
Date: Monday, November 6, 2017 Time: 6:30 p.m. -7: 30 p.m. Location: Bothell High School, Northshore Performing Arts Center Parents of children in grades K-11 who would like to learn more about Northshore’s Highly Capable Program are invited to attend Highly Capable Parent Information Night. The event is held at Bothell High School, in the Northshore Performing Arts Center. Join us to learn about the elementary and secondary Highly Capable Programs. This includes assessment, eligibility, and program models. This evening is designed for families whose children are not yet identified for services, and would be entering the program during the ... read full article
Dads & Donuts needs Help!Roisin Bennett10/19/201711/30/2017
Dads & Donuts needs Help!
Dads & Donuts is looking for another volunteer to help out with the event. This is always a kid favorite! Please email Jim Pender, cottagelk@gmail.com  or Brooke Jones, therealbrookejones@gmail.com if you'd like to help. ... read full article
Kindergarten First Day Delayed for Family VisitsRoisin Bennett7/12/20179/11/2017
Kindergarten First Day Delayed for Family Visits
Kindergarten First Day Delayed for Family Visits The Northshore School District is expanding free full-day kindergarten and one-on-one teacher visits to every kindergarten family districtwide in keeping with our Strategic Plan Goal 1: Success in the Early Years.   This means that the first day of school for every kindergartner will be Monday, Sept. 11 , while most other students in grades 1-12 start on Sept. 6. The three-day delayed start allows kindergarten teachers to schedule a meeting with each family on Sept. 6, 7 or 8.    Northshore is excited to be able to offer the visits for all ... read full article
Community Serve Day is coming to Bear CreekRoisin Bennett4/20/20178/31/2017
Community Serve Day is coming to Bear Creek
  Community Serve Day is coming to Bear Creek! Mark your calendars for August 20th. It will be a fun day of cleaning up, organizing, helping teachers move classrooms, and much more. Lunch will be provided by the Bear Creek PTA. Find out more at http://www.communityserveday. org/ Please contact Kate Dick katedick@comcast.net or Jennifer Rodgers je_nn_ifer@outlook.com if you have any questions. This will be an amazing day! ... read full article
School Start Times for 2017-2018 School YearRoisin Bennett3/23/20178/31/2017
School Start Times for 2017-2018 School Year
NSD has posted the new start times for schools in fall. Bear Creek will start at 9:10AM and finish at 3:40PM.  Wednesday early release will be at 2:10PM. Information on start times for other schools is available on the NSD page here: http://www.nsd.org/Page/29748 ... read full article