Congratulations to all of the Bayside thespians, singers and dancers for a terrific Bayside Theater Showcase! It was so exciting to see the talent of STEM & STEAM students performing on stage. Thank you to everyone who helped make this happen! The PTA is proud to fund & support this new program at Bayside.
PTA General Meeting, Tues 1/28
This Tuesday, January 28th at 7pm in the Bayside Staff Lounge. Come hear about all your PTA does for Bayside and be a part of the conversation. Refreshments and Spanish translation will be provided.
Parent Education presentation, Weds 1/29
Middle school parents/guardians are invited to attend a FREE presentation at Bowditch: "Let's Talk about It: Listening to Your Kids' Struggles Without Your Stress Getting in the Way" presented by Cynthia Klein, Parenting Educator (https://bridges2understanding.com/) Wednesday, January 29th from 6:30-8pm in Bowditch Middle School Media Center, 1450 Tarpon St., Foster City. Please RSVP here.
Readathon for K-5th Graders
The Readathon is in full swing this week! Please help your child activate and send out pledge requests using their 99Pledges fundraising page. If you need help logging in, visit smfcedfund.org/readathon for instructions. Our goal is to raise $25 per student and $100,000 as a whole. Two students from each school will be invited to a Readathon Reception with a reading by guest author, Elisa Kleven!
Books & Bingo Night! Friday 2/7
Join the Bayside STEAM staff for a fun night of bingo and pizza on Friday, February 7th from 5-7pm in the Bayside Gym! With a focus on literacy, students will walk away with a new book, and parents will walk away with strategies to help their children succeed in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Admission is free! See attached flyer for more details. We would love donations of dessert items and other help. Please signup to donate items or help here: www.konstella.com/cd/FDicwv
ELAC Meeting, Tues 2/4
ELAC meeting in the Staff Lounge on Tuesday, February 4th at 7:30am.
6th Grade Basketball Sports Night, Tues 2/4
There is a mandatory meeting for all 6th grade Basketball athletes AND parents/guardians in the After-School Sports program on Tuesday, February 4th from 5:30-7pm in the Bayside Gym. Athletes will be bringing home a Sports Night packet with important forms this week.
Bayside Campus & Facility Needs Meeting, Thurs 2/6
The San Mateo-Foster City School District is developing a Facilities Master Plan for the new decade and is seeking parent input. At this meeting, the District will review projects completed at Bayside under the current plan, review a preliminary list of projects and hear public input. Help advocate for future Bayside students by attending: Thursday, February 6th, 8-9am, in the Bayside Staff Lounge.
BoxTops - No More Clipping!
Box Tops for Education has gone digital! Just download the all-new Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then simply scan your store receipts to find participating products. The app will automatically credit Bayside with Box Tops earnings (10c per product). When registering for the new Box Tops app please be sure to use Bayside Academy’s school code: 573455.
Traditional Box Tops clips are being phased out of production, but may continue to be found on many products throughout the store. You can still clip and send them to school.
If you have any questions, please email Bayside's BoxTops Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for your continued support for Bayside Academy!