Lauderdale County
Brooks Elementary School Killen , AL
2014-2015 Important Dates
First Grade Supply List
Second Grade Supply List
Third Grade Supply List
Fourth Grade Supply List
Fifth Grade Supply List
Sixth Grade Supply List
Brooks Elementary School Continuous Improvement Plan


Organizations Events
3/2/2015
•  Archery Practice 3:00-4:30  (Archery Club)
Recurrence: Weekly from 1/26/2015 to 3/9/2015
3/3/2015
•  Archery Practice 3:00-4:30  (Archery Club)
Recurrence: Weekly from 1/27/2015 to 3/10/2015
3/4/2015
•  Sixth Grade Archery Lesson 2:00-2:45  (Archery Club)
3/5/2015
•  Archery Practice 3:00-4:30  (Archery Club)
Recurrence: Weekly from 1/22/2015 to 3/6/2015

 Have you signed up  for Brooks Elementary's Remind 101?

Check out the "HIGHLIGHTS" section for more information!

 

Dates to Remember:

Monday, March2- Friday, March 6- Read Across Brooks Week

Monday, March 2- Silly Sock Day

Tuesday, March 3- Tacky Tourist/Wear Your Favorite Vacation Shirt

Wednesday, March 4- Pajama Day

Thursday, March 5- Neon Day or Wear Your Favorite Color Day

Friday, March 6- Hat Day

Wednesday, March 11-Students dismissed at 11:30

(Teachers Professional Development 11:30-3:00)

Tuesday, March 17-  Yearbook Advertisement Orders Due

(Also, yearbooks are still available for purchase.)

Friday, March 20- Kindergarten Pre-Registration 8:30 a.m.

Monday, March 23-Friday, March 27- Spring Break (No School)

 

 Did you participate in the 2015 BES Snow Challenge?

Check out this link of pictures from our creative participants! Great work! 

https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B15xbqioWQLHfmJ0dkVmR08zZzRyaUhkMWJwVnAyY2ZrY0VnanZLLVppMjhaNkxxMlZFLW8&usp=sharing

 

*Parents, BES is looking for a few parent volunteers to assist with our morning drop-off.  If you are able to help with this, please see Mrs. Partrick. Thank you!

   

 

*Please label your student's belongings (lunchboxes, jackets, etc.)
 

 

Thank you for choosing to help our school!
Because of your help we have recently recieved the following:
-Take a refferal form to a local H&R Block office and if you're a new client, BES will recieve $20! (Check the "HIGHLIGHTS" section for more details.) 
-Over $875 from Target (mention Brooks Elementary every time a "RED card" is used).
-Over $500 from Publix (Scanning your "Publix Partners" card at check out. Check in the BES Office if you need extras. These can be used at all Publix locations.)
-Over $460 dollars from Shoparoo.com. (This is a free mobile app that lets BES earn cash donations by taking pictures of your shopping receipts. Use the referral code SNIP3302 and we'll earn an extra donation for your first receipt!)
-Cut, save, and send in your Box Tops For Education and Campbell's Soup Labels!  
-Do you have empty/used Inkjet and Laser printer cartridges or old cell phones?  Check the "HIGHLIGHTS" section to see how those items can help our school!

 

Brooks Elementary and the Lauderdale County School System is not responsible for content on external links.   

 

BES Snow Challenge   
While BES students have been out of school due to the recent weather, many participated in the BES Snow Challenge. Students had...

Yearbook Advertisements   

BES 6th Grader is "Ready"   
Caraline White, a 6th grader at Brooks Elementary, applied and has been selected for the five-day residential camp at the U.S....

BES Third and Fourth Grade Students Share Cultural Information!   
PACE students at BES worked very diligently to collect research about a particular country of their choice.  They have created...

BES Fifth and Sixth Grade Students Bring American History To Life!   
PACE students at BES worked very diligently to collect research about a particular decade of their choice.  They have created...

H&R Block Partners with BES   
First time H&R Block customers: Click on the following link when you file your taxes at H&R Block and mention Brooks...

Remind 101 for Brooks Elementary   
  January 8, 2015 Brooks Elementary Parents and Guardians, As both educators and parents we recognize and value...

BES receives an autographed copy of Jan Brett's "The Animal's Santa"   
"We are very excited about a recent gift that we received in the library. Megan Gist and her mom, Janet Gist, entered a Jan Brett...

BES Ornaments Contest   
Unique Ornament Contest Unique: being the only one of its kind; unlike anything else You are invited to participate in the...

BES 5th Grader Recognized as National ASPCA Kid of the Year   
We are so very proud of fifth grader, Annika Glover.  She is the recipient of the 2014 Kid of the Year Award from the American...

BES Works Toward Closing the Gap   
Project Closing the Gap In June 2014, Lauderdale County Schools was awarded a substantial federal grant that is being implemented...

BES Fifth Grader Laynee McGee Honored in Montgomery   
Congratulations to fifth grader, Laynee McGee for winning Honorable Mention in the PALS (People Against a Littered State)Poster...

BES Students Learn All About Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety   
Detective Brad Holmes presented information to the 5th and 6th grade students at Brooks Elementary on digital citizenship. He...

Brooks Elementary School puts $37,000 in grants to good use   
Brooks Elementary School has been fortunate to receive over $37,000 in grants.  Recently, The Times Daily shared this information...

BES Dancing Drum Music and Arts Family Night   
This school year Brooks Elementary is hosting Artist In Residence from "Dancing Drum." Co-founders Steve Campbell and Lindsay...

BES Grows a Garden   
Recently, students at BES have been busy cultivating a garden.  Students in several grades have "adopted" garden beds and...

BES Recieves Grant From Alabama Arts Education Initiative   
The music and art programs at Brooks Elementary were recently selected as recipients of $20,000 from the Alabama Arts Education...

BES Fifth and Sixth Grade Students Share A Love For Books!   
During Read Across America week at Brooks Elementary, fifth and sixth grade PACE students shared their favorite children's books...

Shoparoo App helps BES!   

Publix Partners With BES!   
Publix Partners Program * Publix Super Markets has a great program that will enable Brooks Elementary School to make money...

Access your child's AR points and test scores from home   
Renaissance Place is providing parents with an opportunity to monitor their child's progress in AR through a feature called "Renaissance...

Access to iNow   
Parents and guardians may pick up usernames and passwords to log in to the Information Now Home Portal, allowing access to their...

Box Tops for Education, Campbell's Soup labels, Tyson labels   
Please remember to send in these labels

BES Morning and Afternoon Procedures   

BES Students Use Laptops for Learning   
The students in Jeff Wright's 5th grade math classes love to use the laptops to take their math topic and benchmark tests.  In...

Brooks Elementary School has been invited to "FUEL UP TO PLAY"   
This summer Brooks Elementary received a grant from Fuel Up to Play 60. This grant allowed us to paint the lunchroom, purchase...

Brooks Elementary Fine Arts Programs Get A Boost!   
Click on the following article that appeared in the December 11, 2012 edition of the Times Daily to find out all about a special...

Do you have empty/used Inkjet and Laser printer cartridges or old cell phones?   
Do you have empty/used Inkjet and Laser printer cartridges or old cell phones? In an effort to raise money for our school,...

Brooks Lions Love To Read!   
Brooks Lions Love To Read! Several students from Brooks Elementary School participated in the Florence Public Library Summer...