Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Staff Appreciation Volunteers

Thank you to those who have already signed up to help with Staff Appreciation Week! 
 This week long showing of our appreciation of Buker’s best begins Monday, June 6th. 
 
Please take a look at this SECOND SignUpGenius. 
 We are looking for donations for some extra little surprises for our staff.

Upcoming Dates! Wrapping up the School Year.

Please make note of the following events, as this is a busy time of the year!  For details of each, please see previous and upcoming posts.

June 1:  Gr 4/5 History Fair
June 2:  Kindergarten Family Lunch
June 3:  Parent Volunteer Assembly / Grade 1 Family Lunch
June 6:  BCW Chorus & Band Concert (HWRHS)
June 7:  Grade 2 Family Lunch
June 8:  FOB Staff Appreciation Luncheon
June 9:  Final FOB Meeting / Gr 3 Stepping Back Day
June 10:  FOB Staff Appreciation Breakfast / Grade 3 Family Lunch / Gr 4 Field Trip
June 13:  Grade 4 Family Lunch
June 14:  All School Meeting: Gr 1 / Grade 5 Family Lunch
June 15:  5th Grade Musical (6:30p)
June 16:  Incoming Kindergartners Visit / Gr 3 Field Trip
June 17:  Gr 5 Field Trip / Gr 1 Picnic / School Spirit Friday
June 20:  Buker Field Day
June 21:  Gr 5 Field Trip
June 22:  Gr 5 BBQ
June 23:  Gr 2 Field Trip
June 24:  Moving Up Ceremony (8:45am) / Last day of school: Dismissal at 11:15am

Friday, May 27, 2016

Missing Baseball Glove

We are looking for a missing Nokona baseball glove, with "Ben Holland" embroidered on it.
The glove went missing on Wednesday, 5/25, after school dismissal.  If you find the glove, please return it to the Buker School office.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Bike Day Bonanza!

Many thanks to Friends of Buker coordinator Amy Dolan and Seaside Cycle for putting on a wonderful event yesterday!  The good weather lent itself to many participants across the grade levels!

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Buker Bike Day Details

BUKER BIKE DAY
Wednesday, May 25th
1:00 – 2:30pm
(Registration is 1:00-1:30p)
Buker Field

Join us for a fun day of bike riding at Buker.  All ages are welcome.  A course will be set up by Seaside Cycle. Races will begin at 1:30.

The 8th graders will be selling snacks and water.

Please note:  There is no school supervision available after dismissal.  Your child will need to go home via their regular transportation and come back for the event, or you can make arrangements for you or another responsible adult to be present with your child both after school and at the event.


 This is a FOB sponsored event.  Please make arrangements for you or another responsible adult to be present with your child (children) at this event.  
No school supervision is available after dismissal.  
You are responsible for your children.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Appreciation Week Volunteers Needed






Dear Parents!

It’s that time of the year again to APPRECIATE the amazing staff at Buker!  
Please help us by volunteering for Staff Appreciation Week June 6-10th!


Thanks so much!

Holly Gamber and Adrienne Stinson

School Spirit Friday, 5/27: Red, White and Blue

Kindergarten kicks off Memorial Day weekend with School Spirit Friday!  
Let's all wear our red, white and blue clothing and show our patriotic pride!

Save the date! Volunteer Appreciation 6/3/16


Buker Bike Day: Wednesday, 5/26



Buker Bike Day is this Wednesday, May 25th. Races will begin at 1:30.

If you have missed this event in the past, Bike Day is a fun day of bike riding and racing at Buker.  

The 8th Graders will also be selling snacks and water at the event.  Please see the flyer in the backpacks for more information.  Don't forget your helmets!

PLEASE NOTE:  There is no school supervision available after dismissal.  Your child will need to go home via their regular transportation and come back for the event, or you can make arrangements for you or another responsible adult to be present with your child both after school and at the event.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Last Day of School Details

We will be recognizing our fifth graders in a brief ceremony in the auditorium on the last day of school, Friday, June 24th at 8:45am.  Parents and family members are welcome to attend.

Dismissal for elementary school is at 11:15am.  
There will be no lunch served.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Register for Family Lunch

June is Family Lunch month!  Please register using the link below and be sure to make a note of the date and time of the lunches you will attend.

Parent lunch is an opportunity for you to share in the cafeteria experience with your child. 

Thank you for making a meal choice from the selections, rather than bringing your own lunch.

Buker Family Lunch Signup


Cost of adult lunch is $3.75 and sibling lunch is $3.00.  We encourage using your child's account to pay for guests, as this makes the line go much faster.  Please make sure there is enough money on your child's account.  If necessary, however, cash will be accepted.

Electronic Recycling


Friday, May 6, 2016

Last day of School: 6/24/16

The last day of school for students is Friday, 
June 24th with an 11:15am dismissal.  

No lunches will be served.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Guest Speaker: Dr. Michael Thompson / May 17th

Please take advantage of this presentation by renowned author, Dr. Michael Thompson, sponsored by the EdFund.  There is no charge, and it is open to the public.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

June is Family Lunch!


June is Family Lunch month!  Please register using the link below and be sure to make a note of the date and time of the lunches you will attend.

Parent lunch is an opportunity for you to share in the cafeteria experience with your child. 

Thank you for making a meal choice from the selections, rather than bringing your own lunch.

Buker Family Lunch Signup


Cost of adult lunch is $3.75 and sibling lunch is $3.00.  We encourage using your child's account to pay for guests, as this makes the line go much faster.  Please make sure there is enough money on your child's account.  If necessary, however, cash will be accepted.

FOB Fundraiser: Not Your Average Joe's

Let NYAJ do the cooking for you! On take out or dine in, use the attached coupon to have 15% of your order on Thursdays in May benefit Friends of Buker! Hard copies available in the office.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and don't cook!  Support Friends of Buker!

Last call!

If you would like a copy of your child's class poster, please fill out the form and send  check for $15 ea (FOB) to Buker by Tuesday,  May 3rd.   (or contact Mia Ertel  miaertel@verizon.net)


Child Name:______________________________________

Grade:_________________________________________

Teacher ________________________________________

No. of Copies: _____________        

TOTAL $ __________________