Mrs. Kim, on the Building Services Staff, lost her home to a fire a few weeks ago. Fortunately, they had only minor injuries but there is so much Mrs. Kim and her family will need; right now they need some help with clothes and toiletries. Please help as you can and see the sign-up genius for sizes for Mrs. Kim, her husband and son, and where you can drop off the items.
Each week in Bear Post we will share information from other schools in the cluster or community events that provide opportunities to connect and help each other. If you have anything you would like to add, email [email protected]. While these are not sponsored or endorsed by the BMES PTA, we’re happy to help share information as appropriate.
MSA Winter Sports Programs: The Montgomery Sports Association (MSA) has just released their winter/indoor sports schedule for children aged 4-11.… Read Full Post
Thank you Dr. Smith and Mrs. Kemp!
Every October, National Principals Month shines a spotlight on our leaders with their unwavering dedication and vision for our schools. They aren’t merely running schools-they’re molding futures, shaping communities and paving pathways to success for every student! Please consider sending your student in with a note or drawing to our amazing Administrators to recognize this event.
And finally, we wish everyone has a safe, fun, and happy Halloween on Tuesday!
The Bells Mill Fall Festival will be held on Tuesday, October 31st. Students will participate in our annual BMES Fall Parade, which will run from 9:45-10:20am outside of the school. If there is inclement weather, the parade will move inside. Students can come to school in their costumes and are able to wear positive costumes during the parade, only. Students are not allowed to have any form of weapon or blood as part of their costume. … Read Full Post
A note from Mr. Tom- We need your help!
Our Goal for this year is to have at least 50% of our student body to register with the Kids Heart Challenge (KHC) which is free. The 2nd goal is for students to watch the “Hands-Only CPR” video which is also free. Thank you to all those who have already registered! Click this link to begin. Currently we have 21% of our student body registered. If we get 50% of our student body to register with the KHC then we will be awarded a $500 gift certificate for PE equipment.… Read Full Post
Support Bells Mill while you shop! Harris Teeter’s Together In Education program gives schools a chance to earn funds when you link your VIC card and shop Harris Teeter brands. It’s simple to sign up:
– Link your VIC Card https://tie.harristeeter.com/tie/login
– Enter the email associated with your VIC account
– Enter the one-time passcode sent to your email
– Search for “Bells Mill Elementary School” and click “add” to link
Please note that VIC cards are cleared each year so you need to re-link your card each school year.… Read Full Post
Due to the weather, movie night has been moved inside to the gym. Join your classmates and their families for Indoor Movie Night in the Bells Mill gymnasium today, Friday October 20, from 6.15 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. Students have voted for Kung Fu Panda as the movie!
Please RSVP and complete the Waiver if you are able to join us for a fun Friday movie night! We also really need some more volunteers to help make the evening a success; please use the SignUpGenius Form to register.… Read Full Post
The final night of the Scholastic Book Fair is tonight from 6:00-8:00pm and the final day is tomorrow until around 12/1pm! Please be sure to stop by the Book Fair and get your final shopping done!
Volunteers are needed! We still need some volunteers to help tonight and tomorrow, so please register via the SignUp Genius Form
Here’s what you need to know about this event:
The Scholastic Dollars we earn from your purchases help pay for books, materials, and other supplies for our school, and every dollar you spend will benefit our school directly.… Read Full Post
Order from Potomac Pizza on Wednesday, October 25 from 4-9PM and 20% of dine in and carry out orders go back to Bells Mill PTA. Just mention “BELLS MILL” when ordering. Potomac Pizza is located at 9812 Falls Road, 301-299-7700, www.potomacpizza.com. All info is on this flyer.