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Beaumont Blast 12/6/15

MATH IN FOCUS OPEN HOUSE FOR
GRADES 3 - 4, DECEMBER 9, WEDNESDAY
We invite parents of 3rd and 4th Grade students to join the T/E Math Specialists for a Math Open House on Wednesday, December 9 from 1:15 - 3:15pm in the Science Rooms (Room 27 and 28). View flyer and learn more about our Math in Focus program with the guidance of Math Specialists from Beaumont, led by Mrs. Plunkett, and other T/E elementary school teachers.
HOLIDAY COLLECTION FOR T&E CARE -
UNTIL DECEMBER 7, MONDAY

Help your local neighbors enjoy the holidays by donating kitchen items by Monday, December 7. Almost 100 local families have requested assistance, and Beaumont is eager to lend a hand. This year, Beaumont is collecting:
Kitchen utensils - large spoons, ladles, spatulas, tongs, whisks, measuring spoons, measuring cups
Storage containers - plastic food storage containers, tinfoil, saran wrap, ziploc baggies of all sizes
To find out more about what you can do to help another family this holiday season, go to www.tecare.org to learn about sponsoring a family, supporting the food drive or many other opportunities. Thank you for your donations.
T&E Care Contacts at BES:
Autumn O'Reilly, autumnoreilly@hotmail.com
Leah LeComte, lalecomte@gmail.com

BEAUMONT WEDDINGS
Congratulations to Mrs. Kristin Weinrich (4th Grade, formerly Miss Senior) and Mrs. Amanda Kurman (Science, formerly Miss Burke) on their recent fall weddings. 

AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS - ENDING THIS WEEK
The Fall After School Clubs sponsored by the Beaumont HSA are coming to an end. The Winter/Spring Session will begin the first week of February 2016. More club details to follow in January.
Club End Dates This Week:
Running Club - ends December 7
Board Games Club - ends December 8
Yoga Club - ends December 8
After School Clubs Contacts:
Paula Cardenas (Hodgman), policardenas@hotmail.com
Claudette McCarron, mccarronlondon@yahoo.com

ROYER - GREAVES SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND
HOLIDAY GIFT COLLECTION UNTIL DECEMBER 14
The 3rd and 4th Grade Chorus will perform a Holiday concert for the Royer - Greaves School for the Blind in Paoli on Wednesday December 16. The HSA Community Service Committee is coordinating gift donations that will be presented to the school at the concert. If you are considering donating a gift, please follow this link for an itemized list of requested items:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0e4faaa823aa8-collection
All unwrapped hats and gift cards will be collected in the school lobby by
Monday, December 14. Thank you for your donations.
 
ARCH PRESENTS PARENTING IN THE AGE OF
SOCIAL MEDIA - DECEMBER 14, MONDAY

ARCH (Area Residents Caring & Helping) will have two screenings of CNN's documentary, Being13: Inside the Secret World of Teens on Monday, December 14, from 9:00 - 10:30am at Valley Forge Middle School (105 Walker Rd., Wayne, PA) and 7:00 - 8:30pm at T/E Middle School (801 Conestoga Rd., Berwyn, PA). There will be follow-up presentations which will include strategies for navigating social media with children and the Digital Citizenship Curriculum in T/E. The sessions will conclude with an opportunity for Q&A. All are welcome to this ARCH event. View flyer for more details.

PIZZA BINGO - JANUARY 22, 2016, FRIDAY
Save the date and come and get your Bingo on! The one and only Pizza Bingo will be on Friday, January 22, 2016 (with two seatings at 5:30pm and 6:30pm). Bring your families for pizza and prizes. Every child is guaranteed one prize. Donations of prizes are being collected now (e.g., crafts, sports balls, and games). Please bring them to the collection bin in the front lobby. We are looking for new items to be given away as prizes at the event. Thank you for your donations. Click here for the registration flyer. We also need parent volunteers for the event. Click http://vols.pt/y9boLX to sign up or contact Angie Polizzi, angie_polizzi@hotmail.com.

PLANNING AHEAD FOR NEXT YEAR'S PARENT SOCIAL
The HSA is looking for parents who would like to participate in brainstorming for next year's Parent Social event. We will most likely have a meeting in January 2016. Please contact HSA President, Courtney O'Brien, courtneyobrien70@gmail.com, if you would like to help us with the planning. Thank you.

VOTE FOR MRS. CAP
One of Beaumont's finest, Mrs. Shari Capriola (3rd Grade Teacher and has been at Beaumont for over 20 years), has made the short list for the Multiplier of the Year Award for Education, sponsored by the Wiseman Group. She was nominated by her fellow teacher, Mr. Dominic Parrotta (2nd Grade), who describes Mrs. Cap as "a true mentor and inspiration. I wouldn't be the teacher I am without having met her." With your vote, she could win a trip to California to attend a Multipliers Workshop and meet Liz Wiseman, a leadership expert and author who has inspired Mrs. Cap's teaching methods. In fact, Mrs. Cap was honored to be chosen as the T/E School District Keynote Speaker at the Convocation Assembly to kick off the 2015 - 2016 school year. Her speech to over 400 T/E faculty and staff members highlighted Liz Wiseman's book, The Multiplier Effect. To learn more about Mrs. Cap, visit her classroom website and please VOTE for her to be the Multiplier of the Year for Education by December 31, 2015. Instructions: 1. Enter your email. 2. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Continue button. 3. Scroll down to Education Nominee #4: Shari Capriola. 4. Click to Vote and scroll down to click on Submit button. Thanks for voting.

For the latest news and information from the T/E Community, visit the HSA's Community Corner.
• BES Community Service - Beaumont is partnering with TerraCycle to recycle: 1. Juice Pouches (any brand) 2. Oral Care Waste (any brand).
Nominate Your Favorite Teacher - Fill out an Online Form by December 31 to nominate your favorite teacher for the 2016 Citadel Heart of Learning Award.
• Science Explorers - After School Science Club at Beaumont for Grades 1 - 4 begins its next session on Thursday, December 3. View flyer to register.
LingoKids - Registration open for after school language classes at Beaumont in Spanish, French or German for Grades K - 4, starting Wednesday, January 6, 2016.
Thrive Literacy Center - Register by December 31 for their new after school clubs at Beaumont, Book Making (Grades K - 2) or Book Buddies (Grades K - 4), starting Monday, January 4, 2016. View flyer for more details.
• Villanova Women's Basketball Education Day - Save the date for Friday, February 5, 2016. To learn more, view flyer or visit HSA's Community Corner.
12/7 Mon., Day 3
DEADLINE for T&E Care
  Collection
- kitchen utensils
  and storage containers
• MASH School Store
  Lobby, 8:15 - 8:45am
• Running Club -
Last Day
  (Grades 3 - 4)
  Room 10, 3:30 - 4:30pm
  Pick up at FRONT of school

• After School Sports
  (Grade 2), 3:30 - 4:30pm

12/8 Tues., Day 4

• Chess Club
  Cafeteria, 7:45am
• Board Games Club
  Last Day
  LGR, 3:30 - 4:30pm
  Pick up at FRONT of school
• Yoga Club (Grades 1 - 4)
  Last Day
  Cafeteria, 3:30 - 4:30pm
• After School Sports
  (Grade 3), 3:30 - 4:30pm

12/9 Wed., Day 5
• Orchestra - 3rd and 4th
  Grade, 7:55am

• Math Open House
  Grades 3 - 4
  1:15 - 3:15pm


12/10 Thurs., Day 6
• After School Sports
  (Grade 4), 3:30 - 4:30pm
• Science Explorers
   3:30 - 4:30pm

12/11 Fri., Day 1

• Chorus - 3rd and 4th
  Grade, 7:55am
• MASH School Store
  Lobby, 8:15 - 8:45am
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HSA BOARD MEMBERS
2015 - 2016

• President:
  Courtney O'Brien
• 1st Vice President
  (Volunteers):
  Ann McCarthy
• 2nd Vice President
  (Homeroom Parents):
  Autumn O'Reilly
• VP of
  Communications
  (BES Blast and
  HSA Website):
  Claudette McCarron
• Treasurer:
  Melissa Park
• Assistant Treasurer:
  Michele Bolton
• Secretary:
  Leah LeComte



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