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October 1st, 2019

FALL BREAK

500 × 508 NO SCHOOL:  OCTOBER 14-18 CLASSES RESUME:  OCTOBER 21st




October 1st, 2019

PARENT INTEREST MEETING

Parent Interest Meeting The Spanish Immersion Program will be holding a parent interest meeting here at Barksdale on November 5th at 6pm. This meeting is for parents of incoming Kindergartners in 2020-2021 that would like to learn more information about the program. Open spots for the program are awarded through a lottery process and the […]




October 1st, 2019

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR IS COMING TO BARKSDALE!

BOOK FAIR SCHEDULE   Sales Dates: Friday, October 4 and continue through Wednesday, October 9. from  8:30 and 3:15. On Thursday, October 3, you have the opportunity to shop our book fair during parent-Teacher Conferences. We will be open from 4:30 until 7:15. Please do not forget that we must charge sales tax on ALL […]




October 1st, 2019

RED RIBBON WEEK

We will be celebrating Red Ribbon Week October 21-25th. This week focuses on the importance of a drug-free lifestyle. The following theme days will be: Monday, October 21 Sock It To Drugs-Wear Neon and Crazy Socks Tuesday, October 22 Hats off to being Drug Free–Hat Day Wednesday, October 23 Live the Dream-Wear your Pajamas Thursday, […]




September 30th, 2019

BOOK FAIR

Online Shopping and eWallet: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/barksdaleelementaryschool1 The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Barksdale!  Sales during the school day will begin on Friday, October 4 and continue through Wednesday, October 9.  We will be open each day between 8:30 and 3:15.  *Please do not forget that we must charge sales tax on ALL book fair purchases.* […]




March 29th, 2019

Free and Confidential Support

Spring is a beautiful time of year, but it also comes with many stressors like changes in routines, state testing, and grades. If you or someone you know is struggling emotionally or having a hard time, please seek help immediately. For more information, visit https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ or reach out to one of the resources below.




March 8th, 2019

TUTORING AND HOMEWORK HELP

CMCSS Learning Center had FREE tutoring an homework help for Kindergarten-5th Grade.   TUESDAYS 4-6 P.M. THURSDAYS 4-7 P.M. Sign-up for time slots required @cmcsslearningcenters on FB CMCSS LEARNING CENTER 343 PAGEANT LANE (IN THE WHITE HOUSE) PHONE: 648-5653  




February 27th, 2019

Bottle Filling Water Stations

A huge THANK YOU goes to Lowes!  Barksdale won a grant to replace two water fountains with the Bottle Filling Water Stations. #Toolbox4Education




February 7th, 2019

SPANISH IMMERSION APPLICATIONS

The Spanish Immersion program is continuing to accept applications for upcoming 1019-20 Kindergartners until Feb. 15, 2019.  Please go to www.cmcss.net/immersion for more information.




December 10th, 2018

BOOK SWAP

Dear Bengal parents, The literacy team has planned a special event before the Christmas break that will allow students to have a new-to-them book to read over the holidays, and will hopefully help you clear out some storage space! The week of December 10, we are asking that you send in any gently used books […]