News for the Parents

Poppies for Veterans-Poppies are available in the school office for a goodwill donation.  All monies collected go to help veteran organizations.  Please give generously as we remember on this Memorial Day those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.  We thank Pastor Paul Pfeffer for his service to our country and to this fine organization.

Mid-Quarter Reports will be issued last Friday to all students in 1st-8thgrade.  If you wish to speak to a teacher concerning your child’s academic progress, please fill out and return the half sheet that accompanied the mid-quarter report.

The students in grades 3rd-8thwill finish up their MAP testing this week.  Results of these tests will be sent home with the 4thQuarter report card.

Thank you for your patience as we worked through our phone and internet issues last week.  Hopefully, everything will be completely resolved by the end of the week.

All financial obligations to BIA must be completed in May 18th, 2018 unless otherwise arranged with the school office.  No records or report cards will be released until these obligations are met.  Thank you.

 Volunteer hours are being sent home this week.  All volunteer hours should have been completed or signed up for by Friday, May 18th, or families will be charged $10.00 for each hour not completed.

“Calling all Families and Friends of Bethesda”… the 2ndannual BIA Block Party takes place on Saturday, June 2ndat 9 AM.  We invite you to take part in the food, games and fellowship!  Volunteers are needed for this event.  A sign-up sheet is available in the school vestibule, or you can leave your name in the school office or with Mrs. Acosta

BIA’s Summer Program will begin in June…this 8 week, teacher-led program is a themed –based, fun-filled time of cooking, gardening, sports, VBS events, water-fun and tutoring.  Get the details in the school office and have your child be part of the adventure!

We would like to encourage those families that have not already done so to re-enroll for the 2018-2019 school years. We encourage you to tell your friends and relatives about BIA and the wonderful educational opportunities for their children here at Bethesda International Academy. If they enroll you get money off on your fees!

Financial aid forms are now available.  If you believe that you will need financial aid for the next school year you can pick up or request a form from the school office. You must be re-enrolled/enrolled at BIA for the 2018-2019 school years in order to get a financial aid form.