School News

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No Name Calling Week, January 25th – January 29th

BES is celebrating No Name Calling Week, January 25th – January 29th.  Please join us in the celebration by participating in the daily activities to show your support!  Please click on the link to view the activities for each day. 

 

Also, if you would like to take pictures of your children participating in the activities each day, please click on the link for information on how to upload pictures.  The pictures will be used on our website and in our BES Yearbook.

6th Grade NWR Forms

Below are the 6th grade forms that need to be completed and returned.

 

NWR Registration Form

7th Grade Course Selection Form 2021-22

BES will be returning to school on Tuesday January 19th

Please click on the link to view this important message from Dr. Ketch.

Guidelines for parents and Daily COVID Screening Guidelines - Updated 1/22/21
Order school lunches for the week here

The US Dept. of Agriculture approved BES for a program that permits schools to serve meals to all students at no charge.  Please click on the LINK for more information. 

 

If you are interested in having your child participate in this program, or have any questions, please contact Mrs. Kampfe in the school office at 908-362-6111 ext 102.  The survey below is for ALL STUDENTS

 

Blairstown Elementary Student Pre Order Meal Form

BLAIRSTOWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VIRTUAL LEARNING CODE OF CONDUCT

Please click on the link to view the Blairstown Elementary School Virtual Learning Code of Conduct

virtualBlairstown Elementary School will be switching to virtual learning effective immediately. Students will return to their hybrid schedule on Tuesday, January 19th.

 

Lunches will still be available for students. Parents can pickup their child/children’s lunch on Mondays between 11:30-1:00 in the front entrance. Please reach out to the office for assistance if needed.

6th gr Gen. GATE Students put together an inspirational quote for the BES students

2020

2018-2019 School Performance Report

 Please click on the link below:

 

School Performance Report

SPECIALS Schedule

Please click on the link to view the SPECIALS Schedule with Current Cycles 

COVID-19 School-Age Tuition Assistance - November 19, 2020

Families can now apply for child care tuition assistance to help with care for children who have remote learning schedules due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.

HOW TO APPLY - Please click on the link for more information. 

Hybrid/Virtual learning Tutorials

The 2020-2021 school year will present many challenges. BES would like to make the Hybrid/Virtual learning as easy as possible.  Please click on the link below:

 

Tutorials 

BES School Safety Protocols

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Blairstown Elementary School FAQ'S

Is BES going back to a hybrid schedule?  

Yes, the first day back to the hybrid schedule will be Tuesday, January 19th.  Since January 19th falls on a Tuesday, the Blue cohort will start school in the building.  

 

What is the Arrival & Dismissal time?

School will begin at 9AM and end at 1:15pm.  All students who walk or are driven to school should NOT arrive before 8:55 am.  

 

Preschool students will attend from 9:15 AM until 12:30 PM.  Parents dropping students off should NOT arrive before 9:10 AM.  

 

Where will students enter the building? 

Students will be entering the building through the gym.  If a student arrives after 9:10am, they should come in through the main office and Miss Hardy will give them a late pass.

 

Preschool students drop-off/pick up will be at the Scharre Wing entrance.  

 

Does my child need to wear a mask? Are staff members required to wear a mask?

YES!  ALL students and staff members are required to wear facial masks at all times.  

 

Are students required to wear a mask on the bus?

YES! All students are required to wear a mask on the bus and keep their mask on for the entire bus ride.  School bus drivers WILL NOT allow students to board the bus if they do not have their masks on.

 

Will school lunch be available? 

YES, The US Dept. of Agriculture approved BES for a program that permits schools to serve meals to ALL students at NO charge.  If you need to order lunch please visit our website and the link “Blairstown Elementary Student Pre-order Meal Form”. This should be completed for any student requesting lunches for the week that you will be picking up.

 

Can my child bring in a snack?  Yes, students are encouraged to bring in a small snack and water.  There will be a short snack time built into their schedule during the day. 

 

How do I subscribe to the BES App? 

The app is available for free in the App Store for your Apple or Android device. 

  • Search Blairstown Elementary School in the App Store

  • Register and create your account

  • Select “Parent” as roll option

 

Our Mission

In partnership with home and community, Blairstown Elementary School is dedicated to the mission of providing an engaging and comprehensive education.
 

A passion for learning is ignited through an enriched learning environment. While celebrating individuality, our students develop confidence, competence and character.
 

All students have the opportunity to achieve their highest potential on a quest of lifelong learning to succeed in a global, 21st century.

 

Certified Sustainable Jersey School

Sustainable Jersey Award

BOE

BOE Meetings are held in the Blairstown Elementary School Library @ 7 PM

 

February 24, 2021

March 4, 2021

April 1, 2021

May 6, 2021

June 3, 2021

 

User Friendly Budget 2020-2021

Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying

District Anti-Bullying Coordinator                          
(Education; Curriculum)                                              
Dr. Patrick Ketch                                                                            
1 Sunset Hill Road, Blairstown, NJ  07825                                   

(908)362-6111 ext. 104                                                                

ketch@blairstownelem.net                                                              

 

District Anti-Bullying Specialist   

(Incident Reports; Investigations)

Ms. Sheri Brady       

1 Sunset Hill Road, Blairstown, NJ 07825

(908) 362-6111 ext 112

brady@blairstownelem.net       

Please click on the links below to view important information regarding HIB 
      

Anti-Bullying Report 2018-19
HIB Investigation Form                                          
Report & Incident Form       

Power Point on HIB