Thursday, June 19, 2014

Summer Reading Challenge

Are you ready to accept Mr. O’Donoghue’s Summer Reading Challenge? The challenge is to read at least 3 books from the summer reading list or any other age appropriate book over the summer break. Send Mr. O’Donoghue a postcard with the books' names, the authors and a little about the books during the summer. If you meet this challenge, you will be invited to a pancake breakfast in the fall. See the attached brochure for more information. 

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

5th Grade Parents

Parents of fifth graders are invited to stay after the 9:00 Recognition Ceremony to enjoy a slideshow in the Multipurpose Room.  

Monday, June 16, 2014

Field Day

Field Day 2014 was a great success!
Buker students and staff members enjoyed our annual end of school year Field Day celebration!  We couldn't have asked for a better day.

Thank you to Jenn Walles for coordinating this event for us, and to those parents who volunteered to support the event!

Buker Thanks

The Buker School community acknowledges the work and commitment of our outgoing Friends' officers Dina Coffey (President) and Laura Page (Treasurer).  Thank you both for supporting students and staff with all of the resources provided through our Friends.  It is parents like you that make the Buker School community a special place.

Friday, June 13, 2014

Field Day Volunteers Needed!

Come help make this fun morning a success for the kids! 
Monday, June 16, 8:00am-10:45am

We need volunteers to help run the stations.

No experience or athletic ability necessary ~ just a great attitude!

Thank you for considering helping the Friends of Buker continue to provide our students with memorable events at school!

Contact Jenn Walles:

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Friday, 6/13: Wear Red, White and Blue!

Grade 1 is hosting an all-school assembly tomorrow morning to celebrate Flag Day!
Please show your support by wearing red, white and blue!
Thank you!

Last Day of School Information

We will be recognizing our fifth graders at 9:00am on Thursday, June 19th.  
Parents are welcome to attend.  Dismissal will be at 11:15am, with no lunch served.

We wish everyone a safe and healthy summer, full of family fun!
In August, check out the Buker homepage for supply information, as well as important back-to-school information.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014


If your child has medication/personal medical supplies in the health office, please pick them up from the Health Office, any time during school hours, before our 11:15 a.m. dismissal, June 19th, 2014, the last day of school. We are unable to store personal medication and health supplies over the summer. 

In keeping with district regulations,medication must be picked up by an adult and can not be transported home with students. If you would like me to dispose of the medication, please send a note in to school
or contact me via email at

Any medication/supplies not picked up by dismissal on the last day of school will be disposed of.

Thank you!

Field Day=Monday, 6/16

Monday, 6/16, is the Annual Buker Field Day! [Raindate=6/17].

Please make sure your child comes to school with appropriate footwear and wearing sunscreen.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Jenn Walles at

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Thursday, 6/5: Friends of Buker Meeting

Let's "wrap it up" with our last 
Friends of Buker Meeting
THIS Thursday, June 5th @ 9:00 am
(After the Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast and Assembly)

Coffee will be served.
Siblings Most Welcome!

The Friend's of Buker will also host...

Change is Simple
Come see what it's all about!!!

See you all there!!!

Monday, June 2, 2014

Buker School Store

The Buker School Store will reopen the week of June 9th!

It will be located in the front hallway, by the green chairs.

8:15am-8:30am by grade level:

Monday, 6/9 = Grade 5
Tuesday, 6/10 = Grade 4
Wednesday, 6/11 = Grade 3
Thursday, 6/12 = Grade 2
Friday, 6/13 = Kindergarten and Grade 1

Items are priced between $.25 and $1.25.