Friday Forward Newsletter Issue # 37 Week of June 17, 2024 - June 21, 2024

Tue, Jun 18 4:30pm

          SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT #1 We have until June 30th to raise the funds needed to KEEP the many programs that our children love or are looking forward to enjoying at BSI next year. If you have no ... [More]

Baseball, Musical, and Art!

Tue, Jun 18 11:51am

Excitement is in the air! What a festive week we will have! TODAY is the LAST DAY to get your TICKETS to the BSI CYCLONES GAME! This is different than previous years. This year we have to reserve our ... [More]

Deadline Approaching: School Supplies

Tue, Jun 18 10:31am

Good Afternoon Families,    Just a reminder that the online school supply store is closing on July 1st.    You can purchase the supplies on your own at any store of your choice (list for every grade: ... [More]


Mon, Jun 17 7:47am

IT'S TIME TO GET YOUR CYCLONES TICKETS! Do you have your Cyclones tickets yet? TOMORROW is the DEADLINE! And you are not going to want to miss our last fundraiser of the year! Buy your tickets HERE by ... [More]

Movie Night Is TONIGHT! And Get Your Yearbooks and Last Minute Auction Items Now!

Fri, Jun 14 12:05pm

TONIGHT is the night to meet the little voices inside your head. It's BSI MOVIE NIGHT now showing Pixar favorite INSIDE OUT!  AND we could use a few more VOLUNTEERS to keep the popcorn flowing! Please ... [More]

Get Your BSI 2023–24 Yearbook!

Thu, Jun 13 2:17pm

Get Your BSI Yearbook!     The 2023–24 BSI Yearbooks are on sale NOW!   Purchase your copy of this annual commemorative keepsake featuring 50-pages of color photos of our students and events taken by  ... [More]

Thanks To You Our Match Lit A Fire!

Thu, Jun 13 11:18am

Yesterday we called on YOU to make a match! We needed to raise $5,000 to access a matching offer from some of our generous parents.  We raised $13,515 plus our $5,000 match equals....DRUM ROLL PLEASE ... [More]

Last day is today till 8pm - HURRY!

Wed, Jun 12 4:15pm


Wed, Jun 12 3:19pm

   WE HAVE A MATCH!   AND THERE'S STILL TIME TO GIVE TODAY!   Thanks to the generosity of a few BSI parents, we have a $5,000 match that we can unlock if we  raise $5,000 TODAY!  With less than 1 mont ... [More]

Art Show Volunteers Still Needed!!

Wed, Jun 12 1:46pm

📣 We Need Volunteers Desperately! Our school is hosting it's annual Art Show, and we need your help to make this event a success! 🎨 Art Show Details: For Students: Tuesday, June 18th during the scho ... [More]

Beauty and The Beast The Musical - Tickets on Sale!

Wed, Jun 12 11:59am

🎭 Beauty and The Beast The Musical - Tickets on Sale Now! Experience the magic of a timeless tale! Our school is proud to present a musical rendition of the classic story, “Beauty and the Beast”. Thi ... [More]

WE HAVE A MATCH - Donate Today To DOUBLE Your Donation!

Wed, Jun 12 6:52am

WE HAVE A MATCH! A few generous parents have offered a $5,000 match that we can unlock if we can raise $5,000 TODAY! With less than 1 month to go...we have only reached 51% of our fundraising goal. Ev ... [More]

PTO Meeting, Movie Night, a Ball Game & MORE!

Tue, Jun 11 11:46am

There's a lot to celebrate as the school year comes to a close so read on (and on and on) for info about our many spectacular celebrations! Don't miss the final PTO meeting of the year this Thursday, ... [More]

Friday Forward Newsletter Issue # 36 Week of June 10, 2024 - June 14, 2024

Mon, Jun 10 2:18pm

          SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT #1 Dear Parents, at May’s PTO meeting, Principal Havlik shared a tentative budget for the 2024-25 school year which you see below. We are in grave danger of losing or se ... [More]


Mon, Jun 10 9:46am

Apologies for any confusion, but it seems there was a mistake in the original announcement. The setup date for the Art Show was incorrectly mentioned as Wednesday. The correct setup date is Friday, Ju ... [More]

Take Me Out to the Ballgame! Brooklyn Cyclones Day — Sunday, June 23

Sun, Jun 9 11:49am

CALLING ALL BASEBALL FANS! Come on out on Sunday, June 23, for BSI's Brooklyn Cyclones fundraiser!   Join your fellow BSI families and friends at the ball field where we'll cheer on the Cyclones, run ... [More]

Support the BSI Enrichment Fund before June 30

Thu, Jun 6 10:45am

  Every dollar you give supports our children's experience in the Elementary and Middle School grades at BSI.    Donate online at make a one time donation set up a recurring donation ... [More]

AM Stress Test Announcement for Parents

Wed, Jun 5 1:28pm

Dear Parents and Guardians, As mentioned in last Friday's newsletter, the DOE is asking all schools to conduct a remote "stress test" simulation exercise tomorrow morning.  This will allow students to ... [More]

Finshing up the school year with lots of fun!

Tue, Jun 4 12:26pm

The Fun Doesn't End With The Gala!  THANK YOU again to everyone who came out to support our students at the BSI Gala. We raised more than $50,000 during the BSI Gala and Auction!! That's a big boost f ... [More]


Mon, Jun 3 12:16pm

Gala was a blast! THANK YOU for all of you that joined in the fun at Gala and participated in the auction! The party may be over, but there are still goodies to come to many of you!     CONGRATULATION ... [More]


Sat, Jun 1 11:12am

LAST CHANCE! The 2024 BSI Auction is closing in the next few minutes! This is it! Get your final BIDS in HERE! Everything closes at 10PM! Don't lose out on your chance to bid on and win amazing teache ... [More]


Sat, Jun 1 12:18am

JOIN US AT GALA TONIGHT! There's still time for you to get your ticket to Gala! BUY TICKETS HERE Or, you can buy your ticket at the door! The online AUCTION is open until to 10pm TONIGHT! Everyone can ... [More]

Friday Forward Newsletter Issue # 35 Week of June 3, 2024 - June 7, 2024

Fri, May 31 4:29pm

          SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Dear Parents, at May’s PTO meeting, Principal Havlik shared a tentative budget for the 2024-25 school year which you see below. We are in grave danger of losing or sever ... [More]

BSI 6th Annual Talent Show is Tonight!

Fri, May 31 1:22pm

Join us for an evening of awe-inspiring performances at our Talent Show tonight! The event kicks off at 5 PM sharp. Witness the incredible talents of our students as they take the stage to dazzle us w ... [More]

6th Annual Talent Show - Tonight

Fri, May 31 1:09pm

Dear BSI Families,   BSI's 6th Annual Talent Show for families is hours away and we are beyond excited to see many of you tonight! We highly encourage you to attend and support your child and/or their ... [More]


Fri, May 31 11:09am

GALA is TOMORROW! Is almost time! Tomorrow night is a chance for YOU to celebrate with fellow parents, teachers, and staff! Your ticket to Gala offers you so much... Open Bar 3-Course Meal Dancing Com ... [More]

June At-A-Glance

Fri, May 31 9:45am

D20 Math Event- BSI scored 1st place!

Thu, May 30 2:51pm

Today a group of our Elementary and Middle school students attended a D20 Math Event representing BSI.    They just got back and we are happy to share that we won first place in both Elementary and Mi ... [More]


Thu, May 30 10:35am

Are you ready for GALA? We are beyond excited for this year's GALA & AUCTION happening in just TWO DAYS! Do you have your TICKET yet? Our AUCTION is LIVE and you can start BIDDING right now! BUT, some ... [More]

Take A Chance On Our Raffle, Not On Our Children's Education

Wed, May 29 1:55pm

  Want to Save Our Amazing Enrichments and put a little cash in your pocket too? Then enter the 50/50 Raffle! One lucky WINNER will split the total amount collected during the 50/50 raffle with the PT ... [More]


Wed, May 29 11:58am

NEW Auction Items Added Daily!  By now you've heard that the hottest event of the year our BSI Fundraising Gala is happening THIS SATURDAY NIGHT June 1st 7 to 11 pm at the Baron Dekalb (3000 Emmons Av ... [More]

Songs, Skits and SWAG

Tue, May 28 12:00pm

We hope everyone had a great Memorial Day! As we celebrate the unofficial start of summer,  there are so many exciting events coming up to celebrate our amazing kids! Listen To The Band - TODAY! The B ... [More]

For Real Last Day of Early Bird Gala Tickets!

Sat, May 25 9:53am

GALA is in ONE WEEK! Bong! Bong! Bong! When the clock strikes midnight tonight our early bird Gala ticket sale will officially come to an end, so get your tickets now before the price increases!  Orde ... [More]

Friday Forward Newsletter Issue # 34 Week of May 27, 2024 - May 31, 2024

Fri, May 24 4:08pm

*SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT* Dear Parents, At May’s PTO meeting, Principal Havlik shared a tentative budget for the 2024-25 school year which you see below. We are in grave danger of losing or severely redu ... [More]

An Appeal to Support the Enrichment Fund

Thu, May 23 3:18pm

Dear BSI Families,   Before we close out the 2023-2024 school year, I want to take a moment to thank you for all of the support and encouragement we’ve received throughout this year. I cannot express ... [More]

Family Hour Directory

Wed, May 22 4:08pm

We can't wait to see you tomorrow and share the great work that is happening in the classrooms.    Below is the directory of classes and rooms:    Warmly,  Ms. Moshura 

Our BSI Families Got Talent

Tue, May 21 11:33am

We have so many fun ways to get our families together this month! JOIN US for some upcoming events!   Thank you to everyone who came out this past Friday for Movie Night! The event was a huge success ... [More]