We know that the cost of certain medications can be challenging on the pocketbook. We have located a great source for Co-Pay assitance for those needing an Epi-Pen. You can click on the link below for more information.
Each year schools in St. Vrain Valley School District complete a process to identify students in grades K-12 who demonstrate exceptional ability or performance in one or more academic areas and may therefore qualify for Gifted/Talented educational services. These students perform at least two years above grade level in their strength area(s) and require additional academic challenges in order to support their continued educational growth and progress.
Are you smarter than a 5th grader at BMES? How about a 4th grader?Can you solve this problem is 4 minutes?
Sample Math Olympiad problem: Dana has some trading cards. She divides her cards into 5 equal groups with none left over. She then divides one of the groups into 4 piles of 3 cards each and has 2 cards left over. How many cards does she have in all? (the solution is at the bottom of the Weekly Update).
Brain-based research tells us that physical activity promotes emotional and social health, while increasing memory, concentration and processing speeds. Movement also boosts academic achievement and reduces behavior and discipline issues. On the flip side, too much sitting causes strain on the spinal column, fatigue, restlessness and lowered concentration.