Team New Berlin News
October 3, 2011
New Berlin Elementary
3613 New Berlin
Words from the Head Coach Schedule of Events
Oct. 6- 6:00pm SAC Meeting
NBE is off to an all star year! Thank you parents and students for October 5 & 19 Early Release
working together as a team! Our classes are full of students Oct. 7 Grades K-2 Fall Dance
ready to grow and learn. We have the highest enrollment since Oct. 7- Grades 3-5 Fall Dance
the school opened in 2006 and have already filled our new Oct. 10-12 Vision Screening
building to capacity. Currently enrolled at NBE are 1039 students. Oct. 20 All Star Learning Night
Oct. 24 End of 1st Nine Weeks
A lot of fun and exciting activities have been planned this school Oct. 25 4th & 5th Grade Performance 6:30pm
year. Don’t forget to check the school’s website for upcoming
Oct. 26 Picture Retakes
activities and current events. From time to time, flyers will be
Oct. 28 No School Planning Day
sent home, however; due to budget restraints a monthly
newsletter will not be sent this school year. Teachers will be
communicating grade level information via newsletters and also Book Fair Dates November 4-16
have websites for you to get updated information. Thank you for
understanding that we have to make practical use of our
resources. Also, the PARENTLINK phone message system will be
used to remind you of upcoming school events. If you have a new
phone number, please contact the school office to update your
All Star Learning Night
contact information. Please join us October 20 for our annual
learning night. A lot of fun learning activities
Baseline assessments have been taking place in the classrooms. have been plan. Also, Safety Patrols will be
Teachers will use this data to plan effective instruction for your
child. For questions or concerns about your child’s academic
selling hotdogs and our TOTs will be selling
progress, please contact your child’s teacher for a conference. desserts. The fun will begin at 6:00pm.
Students who attend will get a homework
Once again, thank you for a great start! Together Everyone pass and lots of goodies! Literacy pumpkins
will be on parade in the Media Center.
SAC Meeting Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Please check out the principal’s blog at 6:00pm in the Large Conference Room
http://nbeteamcenter.blogspot.com/ and sign-up to receive
emails on current NBE events.
We hope you can join us!
Parent teacher conferences are scheduled by contacting your child’s teacher via email or
by calling the school office at 714-4601. Please remember that teachers are not allowed
(per DCPS policy) to discuss a child with a parent when other students are around.
Girls on the Run Gets Ready for a 5K Run
Girls on the Run are preparing for their fall 5K run. They have been practicing twice a week preparing for the upcoming event that
will be held in December. We are proud to announce that NBE’s GOTR has the largest group in Northeast Florida. Girls on the Run is
a non-profit prevention program that encourages girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running. The curricula
addresses all aspects of girls’ development-their physical, emotional, mental, social & spiritual well-being.