Friday September 27

Friday September 27
Posted on 09/27/2019
October is Dyslexia Awareness Month This letter includes information on Dyslexia and our District's efforts to support all students with Dyslexia. At the bottom of the letter, be sure to click the links to a video our District teachers made, and also the link to an article in NJ Family Magazine that featured our district.

Click here for the BC_DE Back to School Night Schedule for Thursday, October 10. Read for details for the full schedule at Brooks Crossing and Deans, that includes; Classroom Sessions, Principal's Presentation, Community Fair, etc.  Note: This is an evening event for parents/guardians only. Please plan now for childcare so at least one parent/guardian can attend. 
See the schedule that Ms. Keck will send home with your child, informing you of when to attend her Preschool Classroom Back to School Night on Oct. 10.

NEW DATE!  The BC/DE Picture Day will be held on Monday, October 14th.
Ordering information will be sent home in your child's Parent/Teacher Communication Folder and will also be posted in an upcoming Online Friday Folder.

The Crossing, September Edition - Our school newsletter is sent monthly, and more often when necessary. Read our newsletters, and weekly Online Friday Folder, to stay informed and not miss an opportunity you or your child(ren) may be interested in.

Did you receive the email from Principal Maccarone on 9/17 with the link to The Crossing, September Edition or the School Messenger reminder for the Ice Cream Social?  If not, your settings in the Genesis Parent Portal may need to be updated to include Non-Emergency Notifications. Once updated, you should then receive notifications from BC/DE (i.e. newsletters), the District and Transportation Department (i.e. bus running late).

To receive Non-Emergency Notifications, that will include updates from the school regarding events and other school news AND Emergency Notifications, such as weather related delayed openings/closings, follow these steps:
1) Log into the Genesis Parent Portal
2) Go to your contact information and check off all boxes that apply to receive Non-Emergency Notifications AND Emergency Notifications.
If you need assistance, please call the main office.

Homeroom Parent Volunteer Form  This form contains information and the responsibilities required to be a homeroom parent for your child's class. If after review you are interested in being a homeroom parent volunteer, please complete and return the form to school by Friday, September 27th. 

BC/DE School  Yearbook Early Order Discount TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO SAVE 15% ON YOUR 2019-2020 BC/DE SCHOOL YEARBOOK! Click order link above for details to purchase your yearbook online by September 30th to receive the 15% discount. (Regular price is $18.)

Click here to view the Week of Respect - BC-DE Spirit Week Schedule for what you can wear each day from October 7th-11th to join others to celebrate the Week of Respect at BC/DE!

Click here for the PTO Webpage to learn more about our Brooks Crossing and Deans Parent Teacher Organization.  Please refer to the links on the webpage for PTO Memberships, the Stop & Shop A+ Rewards Program and the Box Tops for Education Program.

District Friday Folder 9/27
Please read the District Friday Folder weekly for important information.