Thursday, January 21, 2021


    Today is Day 2 schedule:  Remember to check Canvas daily


    This week’s schedule:

    Thursday (Day 2): A-K (Online); L-Z (In-Person)

    Friday (Day 2): A-K (In-Person); L-Z (Online)


    Attention anyone interested in swimming and diving for Batchelor this year!  Our first practice is scheduled for Monday, January 25th.  You must have a physical on file before you can participate.   The practice calendar and info sheet are available on the Swimming & Diving website. If you have any questions, please reach out to Coach Dilts, Coach Staab, or Coach Gibbs.


    Next Friday (1/29): Day 2 schedule (L-Z In-Person)


    Parents:  Do you collect Box Tops and/or Pizza Express (Proof of Purchase) POP?  If not, please do!  Those items make money for the school.  Box Tops for Education is making it easy!  Click here to find out how to scan instead of clipping. 


    School Photos are ready!  Student photos from Picture Day are now available to view online at the Kirkwood Photo Lab's website gallery. Visitors will need their student's alpha key to log in and view photos on Kirkwood's site. To retrieve your student's alpha key, go to your family Skyward account, click 'Portfolio," then run a report called "ALPHA_Key."  Here is the online with instructions on how to access Alpha Key.  https://kirkwoodphotolab.zenfolio.com/f656753217


    Picture retake day is scheduled for February 9th only in the afternoon for students that need a retake.  Kirkwood Photo Lab is offering to online students two opportunities to have your picture taken.  The first one is February 9 from 3:00-4:00 at Batchelor (enter using door K 1), the second is February 10 at their studio (located at 5595 W. State Road 46, Bloomington, IN) from 3:00-5:00.  There will be an opportunity to order pictures after proofs are received.  


    Bloomington Parks and Recreation’s Banneker Community Center is offering a safe and well-supervised after school program to students in grades 7-10 on weeknights from 3:00-6:00 pm.  Activities include: tutoring and homework help, clubs and activities, sports and recreation and arts and crafts.  Sign up at: https://form.jotform.com/202045017564144.  If you have any questions, please contact Cory Hawkins at 812-349-3783 or hawkinco@bloomington.in.gov


    B-TV Newscast:  Holiday Newscast


    Batchelor Admission Prices - Adult - $3/Students $1      NO pets are allowed at the games! Click here for the BMS Athletic website.


    Athletic games schedule this week:

    1/21 - 7th grade boys basketball @ Jackson Creek (away) 6:00 pm

             - 8th grade boys basketball vs Jackson Creek (home) 6:00 pm


    Here is the link for 7th grade game at Jackson Creek: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1zTYB_KWD20kyyQhTGYB1swhZVKvIqQ-TRyBea39k9jE/edit?usp=sharing


    Here is the link to watch the 8th graders play in the Dawg Pound: https://youtu.be/trNYc3htrCY


    I will use DISCOVERY with a new morning routine that prepares me for my school day.