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  • Cohort Notification

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 2/28/2021

    Cohort Notification was sent to parent and student emails on February 26th at 5:30. We are not able to change cohorts unless a mistake was made by our staff. If you have a voluntary request we can add you to a waitlist.  Please check your student Gmail account or the email account associated with your ParentVue account. 

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  • Cohort A, B and R schedules

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 2/23/2021 7:20:00 PM

    Schedule of meeting time for students in the A Cohort. Schedule of meeting times for Cohort B. Schedule for remote learners Bethel Middle School Bell Schedule

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  • Return to In-Person Learning Parent Meetings

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 2/23/2021 7:00:00 PM

    Slides from our family meeting night: Hybrid Information Night

    Topic: Hybrid/Remote Parent Information Mtg Link
    Start Time : Feb 23, 2021 06:53 PM

    Meeting Recording:
    https://bethelsd.zoom.us/rec/share/vL3d8FGRA-5CNER2QXSFQ7-TJISvX5b8CxCdQTnKV3_0ZIgqtXzxzAj9EXrBzaRc.tWCEc_TZ6xlqk1XV

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  • Need Help Finding Classes?

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 2/23/2021 1:00:00 AM

     

    Click this link to jump into a zoom room and get help

    https://bethelsd.zoom.us/j/95657474739 password Bulldogs

    or

    Call 253-800-7200 for main office 

     

     

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  • Transfer Applications

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 1/18/2021

    Transfers for the 2021-22 school year will be accepted beginning January 4th. Transfer Information on BSD webpage

    All out of district students who are on-transfer must re-apply each year.

     

    Students in transition grades (5th to 6th and 8th to 9th) must reapply for their transfer to the new school of their choice. If a student in 8th grade is on a transfer to BMS, he/she will not automatically transfer to BHS.

     

    This includes transferring to Bethel Virtual Academy for the next school year.

     

    Transfer decisions are made in April for the next school year.

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  • IPAD Information

    Posted by JULIE SHULTZ-BARTLETT on 8/17/2020

    Students with an ipad -- keep your ipad for next year. That includes new 6th graders who have their 5th grade iPad. Please keep it for now. 

    Students w/o an iPad -- Newly enrolled to Bethel School District students, or students who turned in your iPad for the summer, please make time to come to the building on August 24-26 between 8am and 2 pm to check out an ipad.

    All students must have completed the insurance forms prior to checking out a computer.

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  • IPAD Insurance and Forms

    Posted by BMS on 8/17/2020

    Student iPad Info

    Required Forms and Paperwork for IPADS are available here: https://wa-bethel.intouchreceipting.com/

    Hold Harmless and Insurance due by  9/1 or before picking up your iPad from the building.

     
     
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Principal's Message

  • Bulldogs, 

     

    Welcome to the 2020 school year! 

    This will be a year of many firsts as we learn to start a year remotely. This will be the first time many of our students have had synchronous and asynchronous learning classes. That means they will be working independently on the computer, and also logging in and participating in on-line learning classes with their peers. This will be how we start the year. Teachers have been training and working on curriculum for the summer. We are hopeful that you will have a new and robust learning experience starting in September!

    Our school mission is to prepare students, academically and socially, for career, college, and beyond. Bethel Middle staff is committed to providing excellent and caring education and services to our students. This remains the same if we are in-person or virtual. This summer has called us to examine our courses from the lens of equity, access, and antiracism. Discussion have taken place among all teachers as to how we can ensure that our BIPOC see themselves in everything we teach and that their voices, and those of other historically marginalized groups, are lifted up. We heard from families that this was a request and priority.  Our staff is examining everything from the discipline policies, to the dress code, and most importantly the curriculum with an equity lens. Our missing is to prepare all students to face the challenges in our world. We do that best by helping their voice to come forward and to become engaged and independent learners ready to tackle difficult problems.

     

    Virtual learning is new for us, but quality teaching is not. We are committed to working with families to support you as we start this next academic year. Please look for our weekly parent newsletters, and our Facebook posts to stay involved. The more involved you are, the better our relationship will be.  

    Go Bulldogs!

    Julie Shultz-Bartlett

    Principal

     

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