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Welcome to Bowen Elementary

Great News! The Michigan Department of Education has designated Bowen Elementary as a Reward School for the 2014-15 school year!! Watch for the press release.

 Bowen Beliefs

CLIMATE

 

All students at Bowen Elementary will be held to consistently high standards while sustaining Capturing Kids Hearts and PBiS, promoting Responsibility, Teamwork, Respect and Accountability.

 STAFF & STUDENTS

 

As a collaborative team, we believe we are all valued as different and unique individuals.  We strive to know our kids and appreciate our differences by taking responsibility for ALL, regardless of ability or background.  We will also acknowledge our strengths and skills to maintain a cohesive team of staff and students working with parents while working towards the same goal:  to learn.

academic

 

We, at Bowen, in order to nurture and foster life-long learners, will provide relevant, rigorous instruction through best practices to maintain high academic performance and cultivate an atmosphete of enthusiastic, self motivated readers.

 

                                Morning Procedures

School begins at 8:55 am.  Playground supervision starts at 8:35.  Please do not send your child to school before this time.  Only students having breakfast may enter the building in the morning. Children must be outside until the bell rings (unless it is raining, when all students will enter through the front door.)

 

 Bowen in the news

A huge thank you to First Tee for their support.

 http://www.schoolnewsnetwork.org/index.php/2014-15/students-hit-links-after-school-thanks-first-tee/

 

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Bowen Newsletter 10-31-14
Bowen Newsletter 10-31-14
Notice to Kentwood Public Schools Fifth Grade Parents

Notice to Kentwood Public Schools Fifth Grade Parents,

 

The Kentwood Board of Education has established a program of reproductive health in accordance with the State of Michigan Public Act 226/335/289.  The Board of Education, by recommendation of the Kentwood Reproductive Health Advisory Committee, has adopted an elementary program for reproductive health to be taught at the fifth grade level.  The Advisory Committee is composed of parents, educators, clergy, medical professionals and other community members.

 

According to these acts, parents/guardians have the right to review the material to be utilized in this program.  In compliance with the statute, the materials will be made available for review at a 6:00 PM meeting on Monday, December 8, at Glenwood Elementary in the Media Center.  At that time parents may review materials used in the fifth grade reproductive health program.

 

By law, parents/guardians have the right to excuse their child from participation in the reproductive health unit without academic penalty.  If your family decision is to excuse your child from participation, please call your child's teacher to make her/him aware of your decision.

 

If you have questions or concerns, please contact your child's teacher or Principal

Bowen Newsletter 10-17-14
Bowen Newsletter 10-17-14
Bowen Newsletter 10-3-14
Bowen Newsletter 10-3-14
9-19-14 Bowen Newsletter
Bowen Newsletter 9-19-14