2017-18 5th Grade Transition Information
General Information about Transitioning to BMS
If middle school seems like a big transition for your student, never fear! We're dedicated to ensuring your student feels comfortable in the new digs. Here's everything you need to know about the transition and your student's new school.
5th Grade Summer Learning Suggestions from Teachers
Don't let your student "slide" this summer! BMS teachers have compiled resources and topics for incoming students of each grade to increase their background knowledge in the areas they'll be studying in the fall.
-- Summer learning recommendations from teachers: ENGLISH or SPANISH
-- For additional fun summer resources online and around the valley, Click Here
5th Grade Supply List
You can find the posted 5th grade student supply lists in English and Spanish by clicking here.
August 28: The BMS office re-opens for the 2017-18 school year.
August 31st: BMS holds an orientation for all 5th grade families at 6pm. Please save the date! Students will receive their class schedules at this time.
Sept. 5: The first day of school. Students should be at school by the first bell at 8:05am.
Sept. 12: Our first Parent Accountability Meeting (8:15am, location tbd) and Latino Parent Night (6pm, location tbd)
Sept. 19: Back to School Night and the start of our Magazine Sales Fundraiser
The office, manned by Karen Hillebrand and Laurie Taylor, will re-open on August 28th. The main number is 384-5900.
Practice those Locker Locks!
Our school counselor Mr. Funez has put together a great tutorial on opening locker locks for new 5th graders. Have your student practice over the summer.