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This Week in BISD

This Week in BISD

The Academy at C.F. Thomas’ book fair is open during school hours May 4‒8.

Spicer Elementary is participating in National Two Different Colored Shoes Day, celebrating human diversity Monday, May 4.

Spicer Elementary’s PTA meeting and talent show is from 6:30‒7 p.m. Monday, May 4 in the cafeteria.

West Birdville Elementary is having a Family Science Night for students and parents at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History from 6‒8 p.m. Tuesday, May 5. Admission is free.

Walker Creek Elementary’s Celebration of Kids is Tuesday, May 5. Contact the school at 817-547-3500 for specific times.

North Richland Middle School is hosting a volunteer reception at 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 6 in the library.

Storyteller DeCee Cornish will visit West Birdville Elementary Thursday, May 7.

Second-grade students from Francisco Elementary are taking a field trip to Casa Mañana Thursday, May 7.

Accelerated readers from Foster Village Elementary will take a field trip to AT&T Stadium Thursday, May 7.

BISD will honor the district’s 33 campus teachers of the year at the Golden Gala on Thursday, May 7. The District’s teachers of the year will be announced at that time. For ticket information, call 817-547-5799.

Binion Elementary’s Field Day is Friday, May 8. Kindergarten, first- and second-grade students are from 8:30‒10:30 a.m. Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students are from 1‒3 p.m.

Richland High School is coming to North Richland Middle School to visit with eighth-grade students at 9 a.m. Friday, May 8 in the auditorium.

Richland High School’s choir will present “The Times of Our Lives” for the annual Rebellaire Revue, featuring the Rebellaires with a guest appearance by the Southern Belles. The show begins at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9. (Revised date and time.) Tickets are $10 at the door.

North Ridge Elementary’s Girls on the Run 5K is Saturday, May 9.

Watauga Middle School’s band is selling Texas Rangers ticket coupons for $40. The package includes four free home game tickets and six “two-for-one” coupons for designated home games. The band is selling ticket packages through May or until they are sold out. For information, call 817-547-4841 or email laurie.engelby@birdvilleschools.net.

SCHOOL NOTES

Binion Elementary’s College/Career Week is May 11‒15. For information, call 817-547-1800.

BISD’s Athletics Department is sponsoring a golf tournament May 11 at Iron Horse Golf Course. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Lunch will follow at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $75 per player or $300 per team. The cost includes: greens fee, cart, range balls (unlimited), and lunch. Additional lunch tickets are $10 per person. The entry deadline is Monday, May 4. For information, call 817-547-5910.

West Birdville Elementary’s Bluebonnet/Box Top Celebration Party with magician Todd McKinney is May 11. For information, call 817-547-2500.

Second-grade students at West Birdville Elementary are taking a field trip to the Ft. Worth Nature Center May 12.

Third-grade students at West Birdville Elementary will visit the Ft. Worth Zoo May 13.

Fourth-grade students at West Birdville Elementary will travel to the Dallas Arboretum May 13.

Third-grade students from Richland Elementary are taking a field trip to the Dallas World Aquarium May 13.

Fourth-grade students from Spicer Elementary are taking a field trip to the Log Cabin Village from 8:30 a.m. ‒ 1 p.m. May 14.

North Ridge Elementary’s volunteer appreciation luncheon is May 14.

Foster Village Elementary’s talent show begins at 6:30 p.m. May 14 in the cafeteria.

Binion Elementary’s Barnes and Noble Book Fair is from 5:30‒7:30 p.m. May 14. Barnes and Noble is located at 861 Northeast Mall Blvd. in Hurst. For information, call Regina Day at 817-547-1800.

Francisco Elementary’s PTA coin drive fundraiser is May 4‒15.

Fourth-grade students from Binion Elementary are taking a field trip to Austin May 15. Students must arrive at the school at 6:30 a.m. Buses will depart Binion at 7 a.m. and parents can pick up students at 8:30 p.m. from Binion.

Francisco Elementary’s Field Day is May 15.

Richland Elementary’s Field Day is May 15.

Walker Creek Elementary’s Project Celebration field trip to Birdville High School is May 15.

West Birdville Elementary’s choir will perform at the district retirement lunch May 15.

Richland Elementary’s book fair is May 18‒22. For every book purchased, you receive a book of equal or lesser value for FREE.

Third-grade students from Foster Village Elementary are taking a field trip to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History May 19.

Binion Elementary’s talent show is from 6:30‒8:30 p.m. May 19 in the cafeteria.

BISD’s NRH20 Elementary Choir Festival is May 19‒20.

Fourth-grade students from Foster Village Elementary are taking a field trip to Austin May 20.

North Ridge Elementary’s Art Day is May 20.

Kindergarten, first- and second-grade students at West Birdville Elementary will have Field Day May 21.

Haltom Middle School is hosting a fifth-grade parent night from 6‒7 p.m. May 21 in the auditorium.

Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students at West Birdville Elementary will have Field Day May 22.

Foster Village Elementary’s Field Day is May 22. To volunteer, call 817-547-3100.

Spicer Elementary’s Field Day (Part 1) is from 8:30 a.m. ‒ 1 p.m. May 22.

Shannon High School’s graduation ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. on May 22 in the auditorium at Shannon. For graduation information, call 817-547-5400.

Haltom High School’s graduation ceremony will begin at 12:30 p.m. on May 24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. For graduation information, call 817-547-6000.

Richland High School’s graduation ceremony will begin at 4 p.m. on May 24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. For graduation information, call 817-547-7000.

Birdville High School’s graduation ceremony will begin at 7:30 p.m. on May 24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. For graduation information, call 817-547-8000.

Richland Elementary’s fifth-grade celebration begins at 6 p.m. May 26.

Porter Elementary’s book fair is May 26‒29. For every book purchased, you receive a book of equal or lesser value for FREE.

Birdville ISD invites the public to help celebrate in the groundbreaking for the new West Birdville Elementary School at 9 a.m. May 27. West Birdville is located at 3001 Layton Ave. in Haltom City. For information, call Mark Thomas at 817.547.5799.

Kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade students at Binion Elementary will have dental screening May 27‒29. For information, call 817.547-1800.

Richland Elementary’s kindergarten celebration begins at 6 p.m. May 28.

Fifth-grade students from Richland Elementary are taking a field trip to Rosebud Park May 29.

Spicer Elementary’s fifth-grade student recognition assembly is from 8:30 a.m. ‒ 10:30 a.m. May 29 in the cafeteria.

Kindergarten students at Binion Elementary are taking a field trip to Zone Action Park from 8:30 a.m. ‒ 1:30 p.m. May 29.

Field Day at The Academy at C.F. Thomas is May 29.

First-grade students at Binion Elementary are taking a field trip Green Valley Park 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. May 29.

Walker Creek Elementary’s end-of-year Celebration of Kids is May 29.

Foster Village Elementary’s fifth-grade graduation begins at 2 p.m. May 29.

Foster Village Elementary’s kindergarten graduation begins at 2 p.m. June 1.

Spicer Elementary’s Field Day (Part 2) is from 8 a.m. ‒1 p.m. June 1.

End-of-year parties at The Academy at C.F. Thomas are June 1. For times, call 817-547-3000.

Celebration assemblies at The Academy at C.F. Thomas are June 2. Kindergarten and first-grade students are at 8:30 a.m.; second- and third-grade students are at 9:15 a.m.; and fourth- and fifth-grade students are at 10 a.m.

Walker Creek Elementary’s kindergarten graduation begins at 9:30 a.m. June 2 at Birdville High School.

Walker Creek Elementary’s fifth-grade graduation begins at 9 a.m. June 3.

BISD is accepting online applications for parent/community volunteers for the 2015‒16 school year. New and returning volunteers can submit or renew their applications online at http://schools.birdvilleschools.net/Page/31523.

BISD has an employee recognition program called “A Touch of Class.” This program is an opportunity for students, staff, parents and community members to recognize employees for the extra-ordinary things they do for children and the district. For information, or to make a nomination, visit the district’s website at birdvilleschools.net.

Birdville ISD and JPS have joined together to provide two school-based clinics in the district. One is in Haltom City at 2807 Layton Ave., and the other is on the south side of The Academy at C.F. Thomas at 8200 O’Brian Way in North Richland Hills. The clinics treat students in BISD and their siblings, ages newborn to 18 years old. Services include: well-child visits, sports physicals, acute care, chronic illnesses (asthma, diabetes), immunizations, and much more. The clinic does not have X-ray capabilities or dental services. They see uninsured or Medicaid students that do not have a specified primary care physician. For appointments, call 817-702-4861 (Haltom City) or 817-702-4855 (The Academy at C.F. Thomas).