6th Grade Boys Intramurals will begin Tuesday, Sept. 5 and we start with Football! We will have intramurals every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the entire year starting at 3:05 and going until 4:00. As activities change please read announcements to see what is next. Thank you and see Mr. Moeller if you have any questions.
Start TERM 1 2017 ART CLUB meets every FRIDAY from 3-4:00 in Mr. Lennon's room (C16). Sign in with code "upnjqrt" to ART CLUB on Google Classroom. Feel free to bring a friend and a snack! Remember, when your after-school activity or sport season is finished you are welcome to return to ART CLUB any time!
Reminder to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students! Chess Club is being held every Wednesday morning at 7:15 in the Counseling Office. See Mrs. Bruty for more information!
Students- you need to serve your detentions within 3 days of receiving them. If you have to be pulled to serve a detention and still don't show up, you will get extra time added. Thanks!
10/23/17 to 6/1/17 The BMS library is now selling snacks. We have bottled water and various cracker items--2 for $1. All profits will benefit this year's National History Day program. Students can purchase and eat snacks during study hall and after school, unless trash and crumbs become an issue.
Student Voice: Student Voice is a group open to all students and it is an opportunity for students to have their voice heard. This group meets with Mrs. Reid every other Thursday morning at 7:30 in the conference room to discuss issues that impact BMS students. The Student Voice Team has helped to develop new lunchroom and hallway procedures, generated Bulldog Block course ideas, assisted with the planning of our all-school fundraiser and even helped in the development of our new block schedule. Come and be heard. Our next meeting is Thursday, November 9. Mrs. Reid
Backpacks, bags and purses: Students must keep these items in their locker. They may not take these items with them to class, including to PE. Winter Clothing: As winter approaches be sure that you are dressing appropriately for the weather. While we strongly encourage everyone to wear a coat to school, you may not wear your coat in the classrooms. Mrs. Reid
Global Kid Animal Helpers group meets on Mondays starting at 3:00 until 3:30 in room E2. This group is open to all grades. We will focus on helping local animal shelters through a variety of fund-raising activities.
12/11/17 - 12/11/17 BMS NHD Club will meet Tuesday, December 12 and Thursday, December 14 in the BMS Library.
Science Club will meet Tuesday December 12th in Mrs. Allen's room C11 after school until 3:45 PM. We will do a demonstration with the Van der Graaf generator and explore magnetism. See Mr. Van or Mrs. Allen for details.
The RoboDogs competed in regional competitions over the weekend in Dubuque and Davenport with a chance to move onto the state competition, in Ames on January 14th. Each team showed well in the various portions of the four part event. Robodogs White consisting of the following 5th & 6th graders (Trey Gross, Kayli Wentink, Nina Wade, William Brown, Nick Schmidt, Asher Wade, Micheal Farmer, Luke Christensen and Patrick Mart) scored the 3rd highest robot score out of 28 teams, as well as receiving a 2nd place in the core values category. Robodogs Black consisting of the following 6th & 7th graders (Kimbree Callahan, Gracelynn Ryden, Sam Barnes, James Frohlich and Alex Driever) scored the 6th highest robot score out of 32 teams competing. Robodogs Gold consisting of the following 8th graders (Braden Like, Andrew Crocker, Aliya Barnett, Maylee Callahan and Annastasia Drexler) received the Champions Award for being the most well rounded team in the areas of Core Values, Project, Robot Presentation and Robot Game. The Gold and White teams will be traveling to Ames to represent Bettendorf Community Schools, on January 14th. Please take a moment to congratulate any and all of the team members for their hard work. Coach Drexler & Coach Budde
Attention cast and crew of Peter and Wendy! We will be having our first rehearsal after school on Tuesday in room C8. We will be reading through the script. Please bring your chromebooks!