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BES- Breakfast available at 8:40, School begins 9:00, end 3:30

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Leadership Club
Leadership Club
Bellefontaine Elementary is piloting a new Leadership Club to help their youngest students explore leadership! Students who stayed after school learned about their circle of control through crafts and play. Student leaders also did an outreach activity and enjoyed a snack! BES is looking forward to growing the club and leadership opportunities for it's students.  READ MORE...
Golden Feathers
Golden Feathers
The race is on! Bus drivers are giving away golden feathers to students who show awesome leadership skills & character. The bus with the most feathers by spring break will earn a pizza party! Stay tuned to find out the winning bus!  READ MORE...
Read Across America Day
Read Across America Day
Bellefontaine Elementary students celebrated Read Across America Day with a reading minute challenge, reading Dr. Seuss books, and reading with community volunteers. We are so thankful to the 210 community members who took time to read with our Little Chieftains. BES LOVES our community!  READ MORE...
Little Chief
Kindergarten Screening
Children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2019 are eligible to attend kindergarten during the 2019-2020 school year. Parents are encouraged to register an eligible child by calling Bellefontaine Elementary at 599-4331 before March 22, 2019. Dates: April 8 - April 11, 2019 Time: Approximately a 30-minute appointment between the hours of 8:30 to 3:00 Where: First Lutheran Church Address: 208 West Sandusky Avenue, Bellefontaine, Ohio Please bring the following when you come: -Child -Child’s birth certificate -Recent photo of your child -Social Security card (optional) -Custody paperwork (if applicable) -Immunization record (by health dept. or by doctor) -Proof of residency (A copy of a gas bill, electric bill, rental agreement showing parent name and address)  READ MORE...
B-Block Chieftain Feathers
At BES students receive Chieftain feathers for demonstrating qualities as represented by the B-Block Pledge: Be Kind Be a Leader Be Responsible for you  READ MORE...
Power of Positive Students
Power of Positive Students
Each quarter, Bellefontaine Elementary School celebrates academic & character development accomplishments during a Power of Positive Students (POPS) Assembly. An influential community leader is invited to pass out certificates during each assembly. The goal of the program is for every student to be recognized by their peers and staff by the end of the year. Let the positive energy flow!  READ MORE...
BCS School/Parent Compact
Bellefontaine City Schools, and the parents and/or guardians of the students participating in activities, services, and programs funded by Title I agree that this compact outlines how parents, the school staff, and students will share responsibility for improved student academic achievement   READ MORE...
Third Grade Guarantee
In kindergarten through grade three, Bellefontaine City Schools will evaluate all children to determine if they are reading as well as they should be. If a child appears to be falling behind in reading, we will immediately start a reading improvement plan that will address the student's unique reading problems.   READ MORE...

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