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Beaumont Blast 5/29/16

NO SCHOOL ON MAY 30, MONDAY
School will be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. Take a moment to be thankful for the courageous men and women who serve our country. To learn more about Memorial Day which was established in 1966, visit www.usmemorialday.org. Enjoy the long weekend.
SPRING BOOK FAIR IS ALMOST HERE -
MAY 31 - JUNE 3, TUES. - FRI.
The Spring Book Fair starts on Tuesday, May 31, and we’re planning fun events all week long in the Large Group Room. This spring's theme is Feelin’ Groovy Book Fair: Peace, Love, BOOKS. Kids love it and the Book Fair is one of the HSA's biggest fundraisers! View flyer for more details including the schedule for the Class Visits.  
Book Fair Schedule:
• Class Visits: Kids visit with their class, find books, bring home a wish list of books, and parents may send money for kids to make purchases.
• Special Book Fair Events:
June 1, Wed. - Donuts with Dad 7:30 - 8:30am, bring a dad, grandad, brother or other special person for donuts and coffee
June 2, Thurs. - Family Night 5:30 - 7:30pm, bring the family and buy pizza and dessert in the cafeteria
We need several volunteers to help the Book Fair run smoothly during class visits, Family Night and clean-up, so please help out if you can. To volunteer, visit VolunteerSpot. For questions, contact Mary Hashemi or Renee Del Viscio.

PLAY DAY - JUNE 3, FRI., 5:00 - 8:00PM
The Beaumont students' favorite spring event is this Friday! Wristband order forms can be found here. Volunteer to help out here.


HSA MEETING - JUNE 1, WED., 9:15AM
Join us for the last HSA general meeting on Wednesday, June 1, at 9:15am in the Cafeteria. All Beaumont parents are encouraged to come and find out more about the end of the school year and plans for the fall.

FIELD DAY FOR GRADES 1 - 4 ON JUNE 3, FRI.
Beaumont's annual outdoor event is almost here.
Things to wear and bring for Field Day:
• sneakers
• water bottle
• bathing suit (optional) and large (beach) towel
• sunscreen and a hat
• students can wear RED for school spirit!
• a change of clothes (optional)
Schedule:
9:15am - 11:15am: Events for 1st and 2nd Grade
11:20am - 12:10pm: Picnic lunch for 1st and 2nd Grade
12:15pm - 1:00pm: Picnic lunch for 3rd and 4th Grade
1:00pm - 3:00pm: Events for 3rd and 4th Grade
 
We will be having picnic lunches outside. Students may pack or purchase a lunch that day. The cafeteria will be serving pizza or PB&J, with carrots and apple slices, and milk, juice or water. For questions, contact Mrs. Melissa McConaghy (PE Teacher).
 
ORDER SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS BY JUNE 3, FRI.
The 2016 - 2017 school supply kit forms were sent home in backpacks last week. Kits can be purchased through Beaumont's HSA until Friday, June 3. If you would like to buy kits online by the extended deadline of Friday, June 17, visit www.shopttkits.com, and enter Beaumont's school code is 91887. For questions, contact Whitney Guralnick.

LIBRARY RAFFLE - JUNE 3, FRI.
A note from Beaumont Librarian, Mrs. Porsche Davis-Taylor: Friday, June 3, is the last day to check books out of the Beaumont Library. All books are due on Friday, June 10. To encourage students to have all of their books returned by June 10, they will have an opportunity to win a Barnes and Noble gift card. Once a student has returned all of their books, they will write their name on a ticket and put it in the jar that corresponds to their grade. On Monday, June 13, one ticket will be chosen from each jar and that student will win a gift card. For questions, contact Mrs. Taylor.

WEAR NEON ON THE LAST DAY OF SCHOOL - JUNE 16
The LAST Spirit Day of the school year will be Wacky Tacky Neon Day on Thursday, June 16. Plan ahead to find your brightest and loudest outfit.

BES STAFF / TEACHER PROFILE:
LEARN MORE ABOUT MRS. CHARLEMAGNE JACKSON
• Position: Third Grade Teacher
• Started at Beaumont: 1996
• Former BES Roles or at other schools/companies: 
Has been an educator for thirty years; began teaching in Newark, NJ, where she first taught 1st grade; also taught various grades in the Pemberton Township, NJ, and Coatesville Area School District, PA
• Favorite BES Spirit Day: When BES honored the Military Heroes because her youngest son was in the US Marines and served our country while fighting in Iraq; her dad served in the Army; her brother is in the Air Force; and her niece is in the Navy
• 3 Adjectives that Best Describe Her: 
Creative, Dependable, Tenacious
• Favorite Hobbies: Reading, shopping, church activities
• Favorite Places to Visit: the theater, jazz concerts, museums, movies, different countries, and fun USA cities
• Fun Facts: Born in Florida; lived in France; has two sons - Calvin lives in Fredericksburg, VA; and Aaron was in the Marines and now lives in Abu Dhabi with his family; her parents are still living
• Best thing about being a Teacher: Being a part of motivating, cultivating, and inspiring our future leaders.
 
For the latest news and information from the T/E Community, visit the HSA's Community Corner.
• T/E School District Online Survey - Due May 31, all Tredyffrin and Easttown Township residents and District staff members are invited to participate in the T/E School District Community Communications Survey. Visit TESD's website to learn more or go directly to the online survey.
• Honor a teacher through FLITE's Staff Tributes  - Looking for the perfect End-of-Year gifts for teachers? Consider giving the gift every teacher will love - a tax-deductible donation in their name. Visit FLITE's website for more information.
• Easttown Township Summer Camp - The annual summer camp at Hilltop Park is available for 6 weeks at $50 per week. For more details, view Registration Form.
5/30 Mon.
NO SCHOOL -
  Memorial Day

5/31 Tues., Day 2
• Book Fair
  LGR, 8:30am - 3:30pm
  Sign up to Volunteer
• 3rd Grade - Trip to
  Easttown Library
• Walking Club during recess
  Sign up to Volunteer

6/1 Wed., Day 3
• Book Fair Event -
  Donuts with Dads

  LGR, 7:30 - 8:30am
  Regular Hours:
  8:30am - 3:30pm
  Sign up to Volunteer
HSA Meeting
  Cafeteria, 9:15am
  All are welcome

6/2 Thurs., Day 4
• Book Fair
  LGR, 8:30am - 3:30pm
  Sign up to Volunteer
• Walking Club during recess
  Sign up to Volunteer
• Science Explorers
  3:30 - 4:30pm
• Book Fair Event -
  Family Night

  LGR, 5:30 - 7:30pm
  Cafeteria for pizza
  Sign up to Volunteer

6/3 Fri., Day 5
DEADLINE - Submit
  School Supply Kit Form
• Orchestra - Breakfast,
  7:55am
• Book Fair
  LGR, 8:30am - 3:30pm
  Sign up to Volunteer
Field Day: Grades 1 - 4
Play Day 5:00 - 8:00pm
  Sign up to Volunteer
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Beaumont Elementary
575 Beaumont Road
Devon, PA 19333
(610) 240-1400
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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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