Category: Parents

PTO Open Position

Blue Mountain PTO is looking to fill the following positions: Vice President of Communications – Oversee all communication from the BMES PTO to the BMES school community, create and update (as necessary) parent email distribution lists and act as the primary channel for email communication to parents, and communicate with BMES staff on a weekly basis […]

Cardboard Carnival

Parents may start sending donated materials in on Monday, April 11th  No Aluminum, No Glass, Wash Out Items (if applicable) and Flatten Cardboard What We Need: Cardboard boxes (flattened; all sizes and shapes) Cardboard tubes (paper towel, toilet paper, etc) Egg cartons Plastic Bottle Caps (all sizes) Plastic Containers (example, butter tubs, milk containers) Cylinder […]

Exercise and the Brain

Parents and Guardians, The specialist team (Art, PE, and MESA) had the opportunity to take a book study this fall called SPARK written by John Ratey.  It is an excellent book with some incredible information.  This book focuses on the importance of exercise and how it enhances brain functions.  While reading this book, we decided […]

Incoming Kindergarten Parent Meeting

We will be having an information meeting for incoming kindergarten parents on Wednesday, December 2nd from 5:30-6:30pm in the gym.  There will be an overview of Blue Mountain’s instructional programming, kindergarten content, expectations and registration information.  We hope to see you there!

Trick-or-Treat Street

Hello Parents   Every year Silver Creek Student Senate hosts an event in which we invite elementary school students to Silver Creek High School to participate in Trick-or-Treat Street. Trick-or Treat Street is a carnival where students can win prizes and games in carnival activities and Trick-or-Treat with the clubs and sports at Silver Creek […]

Principal’s Update 10.1.15

October is officially upon us, which brings many exciting events at school, including:  – Our annual Book Fair opens tomorrow (October 2) and continues through next Friday (Ocbober 9)  The Book Fair will be open each day before and after school, as well as during evening conferences on October 6 and 8.  Please stop by […]

Principal’s Update 9.24.15

All parents:  Classroom teachers will be sharing (electronically) their Parent Teacher Conference Schedule with you today (September 24). Please select a day/time that works for you to come and meet with your child’s teacher.  Conference dates are October 6, 8, and 14.  Our goal is to have 100% participation in Parent-Teacher Conferences!  Thank you to […]

Principal’s Update 9.10.15

We have had a great week!  Picture Day is always a fun adventure and this year was no exception!  If you still want to purchase the school pictures, please turn in your money by Friday.   Have you asked your child about Genius Hour?  Be sure to ask them about what they are studying, what […]

Volunteers Needed in Art

If you would like to volunteer and help upload art work to Artsonia please contact Ms. Brubaker at brubaker_heather@svvsd.org.   It is a super easy process to learn and volunteering times are very flexible.  Blue Mountain Elementary makes 20% off every sale made at the site.  The students, parents and relatives love seeing student artwork […]

Vision and Hearing

Vision and Hearing is over, and it was a success!  I had 3 parent volunteers each day!  Thanks to the parents that helped make it a sucess.  It was great getting to know you all.  A special “thank you” to the PTO for providing lunch on Monday, it was fantastic!  We also had 7 nursing […]