HEALTHY HABITS WEEK
This will be a special week of learning the importance of exercise, drinking plenty of water, eating healthy, keeping yourself clean, and being friendly to everybody! Mark your calendars and get excited!
BOX TOPS CONTEST ENTRIES DUE FRIDAY!
Fill up all of the squares on your Box Top Collection Sheet for a chance to win a $5 Target Gift Card! All entries are due on Friday, February 16th. Collection Box is located outside of the cafeteria door. Be sure to include your name, grade and teacher on your entry. Each entry must have 25 Box Tops taped or glued on it. Click here for Click here for the printable form
MT BETHEL STEM DAY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH
The Foundation is excited to sponsor a school-wide Mt. Bethel STEM Day on Friday, February 16th, led by our very own Mrs. Reyes and Ms. Griffee! A special thank you to the Coder School for sponsoring our STEM Day!
The Coder School is hosting a free trial class on Monday, March 5th. Parents who attend will receive 50% off the first month's tuition. Click on the sign up details below:
PTA DAY AT THE CAPITOL MARCH 1ST
Join other parents, teachers, education experts, elected officials and community members for Georgia's PTA Day at the Capitol! This is a great opportunity to become informed about this year's upcoming legislative issues which will impact our children's education.
MBES FOUNDATION NEWS
PARENTS of 3rd-5th graders
Learn How to Support Your Children in Reading with our Foundation Funded Literacy Consultant, Jill Hawes.
This workshop will focus on engaging your young readers by hosting a family book club! Learn how to create a wonderful shared reading experience that will help encourage a lifelong passion for reading.
New Time: Thursday, February 15th
8:30-9:30am in the Learning Commons.
TURF FIELD INSTALLATION
Want to learn more about Mt. Bethel's upcoming turf field installation and how physical activity can enhance learning? Visit mbesf.org to read our latest blog post featuring FAQ's about the field as well as insight from some of our teachers on how this field will benefit their classes!
PTA LITERACY WEEK IS COMING!
FEBRUARY 26-MARCH 2
Clean out your bookshelves for the annual Book Swap (2/26-3/1) and get ready for Crazy Hat and Sock Day to celebrate Dr. Seuss (3/2)!
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES
February 12-16 Healthy Habits Week
Feb 14-15 Jump Rope for Heart
Feb 15 Family Book Club Workshop 3rd-5th Grade 8:30-9:30 AM
Feb 16 STEM Day
Feb 19-23 February Break - No School
1. February Break STEM Camp.
Click here for more information. Camp is available for 3rd-8th graders February 19th-21st for $100 and will be held at Daniell Middle School. Lunch is included and the day will run from 8am-4pm.
3. YOUTH CULTURE 101
Please join us for a conversation about social media and depression with Jeff Dess, Coordinator of the Prevention Intervention Center for CCSD. You do not want to miss this award-winning, engaging, entertaining and knowledgeable speaker with over 30 years experience working with young people and adults! Click here for more information.
Social Media and Depression
Tuesday, February 13th
11:15 a.m.- 12:45 p.m.
4. ELEMENTARY MATH FEST
MathFest will be held at Walton High School on March 17th. It is specifically geared to 4th and 5th grade students. Click here for more information.