Bingham News

Dear Bingham Families,

We are fortunate to be part of a school community that values the importance of rest. It is my sincerest hope that your family enjoys the upcoming winter break in whatever way you desire.

As you plan for the upcoming weeks, please read on for important dates for which we invite your involvement. We are bringing the proud dad's club back with an annual meeting to be held on 2/26. Also, save the date 3/6 from 8-8:40 am to be a VIP reader with your child for our before school event to help celebrate March is Reading Month.

Have a great break!

 

Joanna McKinney

Proud Principal

 

School News  

To the families of Bingham Farms, Quarton, and West Maple,

Through your generosity during our combined school events for Mary Rose McNurlen we are ecstatic to announce that we have reached her goal!  Mary Rose will be receiving her Service Dog in the near future!  The McNurlen family thanks you from the bottom of their hearts for all of your gifts.  We will provide a more detailed press release after the break but wanted everyone to know before our week off.   

Enjoy a restful break with your families,

Joanna McKinney- Bingham Farms Principal
Jill Ghiardi-Coignet- Quarton Principal
Jason Pesamoska- West Maple Elementary Principal

 

Kindergarten Update


We had a wonderful turn out for our 2020 Kindergarten Round-Up.

We are so excited to meet our future Eagles.

Please chat with your neighbors who are looking for a

Kindergarten placement about Bingham Farms.

We thought you might enjoy seeing the Kindergarten video

featuring our current K students that was shown at Round-Up

Kindergarten at Bingham

 

Troubdadours Performance

The Birmingham Music Department is proud to announce on

Thursday, February 27th at 7pm

the Troubadours will be performing at Seaholm High School

with all the Elementary Honors Choirs in the district and the Seaholm and Derby Choirs. Troubadours need to arrive by 6pm for a warm-up and rehearsal before the performance and families are welcome in the auditorium at 6:45 pm. All students belongings need to remain with parents during this time. The dress for the concert is our Troubadour shirt with dark pants/skirt/leggings and shoes. Can't wait to see you all there!

 

Membership Website

If you did not register at the start of school for an account

on our Membership website please do so now. 

Next week, Bingham Farm Parents Night Out Auction tickets

will go on sale and will be available for online purchase. 

The only way to purchase online tickets will be through our website and app.

visit our membership site HERE

 

Author visit

Thursday March 12, your child will have the opportunity

to meet children’s author and illustrator, Deb Pilutti! 

If you would like to purchase an autographed book,

fill out THIS FORM  and return to Mrs. McManaman.

Orders are due Feb. 25th.  

Thank you to Book Beat who is helping us to purchase these books!

 

Save the Date

Tuesday April, 28th

Spring Concert at Groves HS

2nd - 5th Grade

6:30, students arrive no later than 6:15

 

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Tuesday, March 24th -

We will be hosting a NUMERACY NIGHT 
This event is for all families Preschool – 5th grade. 

There will be 3 different sessions for students to attend

and a K-2 and 3-5 informative and interactive session for parents.   

Similar to last year, we will be having some fun visitors join in on the fun as well! 

 

PTA News  

Parents' Night Out Update

SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 21, 2020

Join us for a night out for you to have fun

& socialize with BFES parents & staff members.

 

PTA Meeting

February's PTA meeting date changed. 

Meeting is now February 25th at 7pm.

 

Proud Dad’s Meeting

February 26th.

Calling all dads! We are bringing the dads club back and we want you!

Save the date and stay tuned for ways you can be involved! 

 

Community Education News

 

Preschool Registration 

Registration for children currently enrolled at any

BPS Elementary Preschool Program (and any younger siblings)

begins at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday January 21, 2020 and

continues through 11:59 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020.

Priority will be given to current Bingham Farms Preschool Families.

Registrations are accepted in the order received.

Registration for new families opens at 9:00 a.m.

on February 3, 2020.

Registrations are accepted in the order received. 

Visit our preschool information page or contact,

Cindy Blakely, cblakely@birmingham.k12.mi.us 

with any questions.

  

 

 School Supply list for 2019-20