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Prove them wrong; #ijoinedtheteam

Prove them wrong; #ijoinedtheteam

By Tamara Uselman, Superintendent Steven Claunch has some good advice: “Prove them wrong.” Steven reports he was born with no fingers on his right hand and a right leg that is several inches shorter than the left, involving surgery, spikes, wires, and daily painful stretching. Steven says,

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BPS Foundation Giving Hearts Day Supports Inclusive Sports on Feb. 8th

Mark your calendar to Join the Team on Giving Hearts Day, February 8th. The BPS Foundation is a proud participant of Giving Hearts Day, a one-day online fundraising event designed to support charities in the region. More about Inclusive Sports Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAWZJ8s1S3w This year the BPS Foundation

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BPSF Newsletter for January

BPSF Newsletter for January

To dreams coming true… By Tamara Uselman, Superintendent This article is in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Talent comes in many forms and from many backgrounds. Meet Neil, a member of the BHS Concert Choir and New Generation Jazz Choir. Neil came to Bismarck with

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BPS Foundation Joins the Giving Hearts Team for Inclusive Sports

BPS Foundation Joins the Giving Hearts Team for Inclusive Sports

This year, Giving Hearts Day is on Thursday, February 8th and the BPS Foundation has the opportunity to match a $10,000 endowed gift that was generously given by John G. Morrison and Beth Nodland that will be dedicated to the Inclusive Sports program. Giving Hearts Day is

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BPS Foundation gives $61,000 in Grants

BPS Foundation gives $61,000 in Grants

The BPS Foundation has approved more than $61,000 in Innovation and Watts grants. The following schools and educators will receive grants: Innovation Grants: Horizon Middle School Jeremy Overbeck United Sound: Inclusion of Special Ed. In Orchestra Wachter Middle School Kacie Schlecht MTSS-B Rewards & Recognition Projects Bismarck

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What’s Happening in December

What's Happening in December

The gift of getting unstuck By Tamara Uselman, Superintendent At a recent meeting of several BPS employees the question was raised, “What is the best of the best about Bismarck Public Schools?” Replies ranged from “the staff” to “the facilities” to “the kids” – and then a

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It takes a team to make the wheels on the bus go ‘round

It takes a team to make the wheels on the bus go ‘round

It takes a team to make the wheels on the bus go ‘round Bob Brown, Assistant Director of Transportation The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round both in song and at BPS. I begin this article with thanks to a great transportation team responsible for

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What’s Happening in August

Apple Dash Obstacle Course Come join families and kids of all ages for the 2017 Apple Dash at Papa's Pumpkin Patch and Papa's Polar Patch on Sunday, September 10th at 2pm. The bigger than life obstacle course will be back filled with great new challenges like suspended tubes, zipRead more

The Bismarck Public Schools Foundation is on Amazon!

When you shop Amazon, please consider supporting the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation and go to Amazon Smile and click Bismarck Public Schools Foundation as a charity you would like to support. Your extra click goes towards teacher grants, college scholarships for kids and student activity support. Click on the logo below to Shop and Give.

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