Our Chiefs for Change club has been hard at work this holiday season. They were able to collect, deliver, and donate 376 lbs of food to the community helping places Spirit of Christmas food drive initiative.
They also donated, organized, personalized, and stuffed 40 stocking for the families connections families here at Blackburn.
These small but grand acts have a ripple effect much larger than they can know.
This club has over 130 students from k through 5th grade and focuses on service and kindness. Their mission is to try and be the good in the world. Way to go kiddos!
Time is almost up before our Blackburn Fun Run on 10/28/2022! We have one FINAL NIGHTLY CHALLENGE!
PIZZA PARTY CHALLENGE!!!
The class (per grade level) with the most new pledges TONIGHT will get A PIZZA PARTY on FRIDAY! Go out and get your NEW PLEDGES!!!
Here are a few reminders before your student(s) participate in the big event:
😴Have your student(s) get a good night’s rest. Our event will be about 45 minutes of movement.
👟Make sure your student(s) wear appropriate foot and clothing attire to move and groove.
❗️Log final donations TODAY on MYBOOSTER.COM ❗️
Thanks for your continued support of our school. We’re excited for our Blackburn Fun Run!
Blackburn Elementary families! We’re on our way to reaching our goal of $35,000. Thank you for your support so far!
We’re trying to get a pledge from all 50 states AND different countries! Who knows someone from: Montana? Oregon? Connecticut? Nevada? The Dakotas? Or even ANOTHER COUNTRY??
Let them know you’re helping your school and see if they’ll make a donation to help us reach our goal.
The student who earns a pledge from the farthest state away from BES will earn a SPECIAL PRIZE!
The student who earns a pledge from the farthest COUNTRY away from BES will earn a SPECIAL PRIZE!
Click here to Register and Share on MYBOOSTER.COM!
🤩Remember, any funds raised DIRECTLY impact students and staff! Thanks so much!
❗️Have you seen this awesome feature on MYBOOSTER.COM? ❗️
When you give to support our students and staff, you can also check out if your employer will match the donation. All funds donated to our school through this matching feature are 100% profit for our school!
That means more funds for our school with the click of a button for you 🎉
See if your employer matches now on MYBOOSTER.COM.
ICE CREAM CHALLENGE
The class (per grade level) with the most new pledges TONIGHT will get an ICE CREAM PARTY! Go out and get your NEW PLEDGES for FREE ICE CREAM!
Blackburn Elementary families! We’re on our way to reaching our goal of $35,000 for educational needs but we need YOUR help!
💻 Register your student(s) on mybooster.com. (They’ll get a FREE reward!)
🤩Create your Student Star Video on mybooster.com. (If you haven’t already, check these out, they’re awesome!)
🎁 Share your student star video with friends and family.
The class, PER GRADE LEVEL, with the most new pledges TONIGHT will earn a donut party! Share your STAR STUDENT video to earn your pledges!
Here is our weekend challenge for Boosterthon.
Any student who gets a pledge of $2 per lap will earn the special Weekend Challenge prize! Registering and pledging is as easy as 1, 2, 3!
🏁Our Blackburn Fun Run has begun!
Today students experienced our kickoff event to start raising funds for Blackburn Elementary. This program only lasts for ONE WEEK, so please register your student TODAY on MYBOOSTER.COM. Share your donation page with family and friends.
💥Register your student for our all-inclusive event 💥
✨TONIGHT'S TWO WAY CHALLENGE ✨
🚩 Get registered - PJ DAY on Friday for everyone registered by midnight
🚩 Get a PLEDGE - CLASS with most pledges = EXTRA RECESS on Friday
Our Boosterthon Fundraiser kicks off tomorrow! Here's what you need to know.
Congratulations to Jennifer Webb and Megan Mills for being chosen as the BES Extra Mile employees for October, 2022. This award goes to one certified and one classified employee each month that do way more than their job description entails to support students and staff. Congrats to these two incredible employees.
Monday night at the School Board meeting, BES’s own Daphney Faulkner was recognized as Blackburn’s Teacher of the Year for the 2023-2024 school year. Coach Faulkner wears many hats at BES in addition to teaching PE and Early Interventions. She also spearheads our Boosterthon efforts and helps run parent drop-off and pick-up. Daphney has an amazing devotion to our students’ needs and is always willing to go above and beyond to ensure that our school is the awesome learning place that it is. Thanks to Coach Faulkner for all that you do!
Our Book Museum was well attended in September. All students and parents that attended got entered into a drawing for $25 to spend at the Book Fair. We drew two names and the winners were Caylee Adkins and Damon Pumphrey. Congrats to these two students.
Congratulations to Jennifer Kingsbury and Maria Moran for being chosen as the BES Extra Mile employees for September 2022. This award goes to one certified and one classified employee each month that do way more than their job description entails to support students and staff. Congrats to these two incredible employees.
Boosterthon is right around the corner. Registration opens on October 6, 2022.
Blackburn gives a big shout out to Tiffany Duffee, Jessica Diaz, and Sarah O'Brien for helping to plan and execute the Fall Festival. We also want to thank all of our staff for volunteering their time to work the different events. It was truly a great night for our school community to have fun together.
Did you know that our BOOSTERTHON program comes with an incredible character development program? Our students will be learning about Curiosity, Confidence, Humility, Practice, and Endurance from REAL kid-athletes like them through the theme Sports City Worldwide! Check these videos out with your student daily on MYBOOSTER.COM!
In just two weeks, we’ll kick off our Blackburn Fun Run on September 8th! Our goal is to raise $25,000 for Educational Needs and to strengthen our school community. Here’s a video about our Boosterthon Fun Run COMING SOON! We are grateful for your support!
From practicing letters, coloring inside the lines, and writing a book in kindergarten class to getting rid of some of that elementary energy in the gymnasium, Blackburn Elementary students made the best of their Monday!
Students at Blackburn Elementary School enjoy time with their friends on the way to and during their lunch break. With free breakfast and lunch for every student, every day in our cafés, students are sure to get a well-balanced and healthy meal to fuel their brains!
These students from LCES, LBES and BES were excited to find that X on the side of their lunch tray! More garden heroes given away every day this week to remind our students that eating fruits and vegetables is an important part of our health and nutrition!
These students from LBES and BES were excited to find that X on the side of their lunch tray! More garden heroes given away every day this week to remind our students that eating their fruits and vegetables is an important part of their nutrition! #TR1BE