Buckeye Intermediate



PRETZEL TWIST FUNDRAISER WINNER ANNOUNCED! 

CONGRATULATIONS to our Pretzel Twist Fundraiser TOP SELLER, Nathaniel Wickersham! He won unicorn slime, an emoji draw-string cinch-sack, silly string to use on the principal at the next rewards assembly, a giant tootsie roll pop, a remote control drone and a family 4 pass for an overnight stay at the Kalahari Indoor Water Park and Resort.

Congratulations to the rest of our top student sellers: Noah Czyrba, Robert Garcia, London Carson, and Aiden Booth. These students sold 5 or more kits, and also won unicorn slime, an emoji draw-string cinch-sack, silly string to use on the principal at the next rewards assembly, a giant tootsie roll pop, and a remote control drone.

Thank you to all of our Buckeye families for your support of this new fundraiser. We were able to raise over $7,000 for Buckeye Intermediate School which doubled the amount we raised last year for both the Fall and Spring Fundraiser combined! Wow! THANK YOU BUCKEYE!

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THIRD QUARTER PRINCIPAL LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST

Congratulations to our Third Quarter Principal Leadership Recipients: Landric Balliet-Turner, Christian Berger, Emma Bostic, Carter Burgess, Brianna Cash, Jimmy Cervenak, Brooke Cutlip, Trevor Cutlip, Adriana D'Amico, Casey Hist, Jayden Jones, Aubrey Keenan, Julie King, Claire Miller, Grace Miller, Helen Miller, Eva Robinette, Ryan Rupanovic, Allison Salazar, Addison Shelton, Nathan Sidor, Owen Szucs, Cyrus Tanski, Allison Zerr.

Students who have shown exemplary leadership qualities inside the classroom, as well as, within our school, were recognized and celebrated with a breakfast this morning.

Nominated students and their parents attended the breakfast, along with Ms. Knapp, Buckeye Intermediate School Principal, and Mrs. Barb Gunkelman, President of the Buckeye Local Schools Board of Education.

 

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INVENTION CONVENTION 

Twenty five Intermediate students showed off their creative talents in the Invention Convention! Students were asked to design, develop and market a solution to a real world problem they had researched. Students had their work on display all day and all classes were invited to come down to see what they created as well as vote on their favorite!

Four inventors will be moving on to the state competition at the Ohio State Fair in July:

1st: Solar Ball-anket (Wyatt Kunz)

2nd: The Super Suitcase (Nola Nowotniak)

3rd: Brightenbach Generator (AJ Barinelli/Eddie Neitenbach)

4th: Carbon Cleaner 1.0 (Alexa Matyac/Alexa Rundle)

Congratulations also to Keegan Lockard who won the People's Choice Award. He received the most votes from students who voted for their favorite invention.

 


 

TRANSPORTATION REQUESTS FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR 

If your student rides a bus to or from school and any of the following changes apply to your student, you will need to complete a new Transportation Request Form for the 2018 -­2019 school year:

 - Your Student is rolling up from Kindergarten or 6th Grade

​​​​- You have moved to a new residence. You must first contact your student’s school or Jill Besida at the           Board Office Ext 1001 and provide a new proof of residency.

 - You have made changes to your babysitter or daycare location. Requests must be for ​five days per               week to the same address​.

The 2018 - 2019 Transportation ONLINE Request Form is available HERE or you may print a Transportation Request Form HERE

ALL TRANSPORTATION FORMS ARE DUE BACK TO TRANSPORTATION BY JULY 16, 2018 TO GUARANTEE TRANSPORTATION AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR.

Information regarding bus routes for the upcoming school year will not be available until the 2nd week of August.  At that time transportation information letters will be mailed to all registered bus students for the 2018-2019 school year.

Any changes requested after the letters go out will not be made until the 2nd week of the school year. Parents will be responsible for transportation until then.

Please direct all questions to the Transportation office, Mrs. Judy Eblen 330-722-8257 Ext 1020.

There has been no decision regarding High School student transportation for the 2018 -2019 school year at this time.

 


 

UPCOMING SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS 

The following school field trips have been added to the Intermediate School Schedule: 

4th Grade - Thursday, May 10 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium, 2000 Sycamore St, Cleveland, OH 44113. The cost of the field trip is $9.00. Any student with any outstanding school fees is not eligible to attend the field trip.

5th Grade - Friday, May 11 from 9:00am – 2:00pm at the Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114. The cost of the field trip is $8.50. Any student with outstanding school feels is not eligible to attend the field trip.

6th Grade - Monday, May 7 from 9:00am – 2:00pm at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Dr, Cleveland, OH 44106. The cost of the field trip is $5.00. Any student with outstanding school fees is not eligible to attend the field trip.

Permission slips have been sent home with all 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade students. Any student with any outstanding school fees is not eligible to attend school field trips. If you have any specific questions regarding your student's field trip, please directly contact the classroom teacher. 

 


 

STUDENT FEES

School fees for students Grade 4-6 is $50. Students must pay all past and current year's school fees. Students with unpaid school fees: 

- will not receive report cards

- will be ineligible to participate in school-sponsored fundraisers

- will be ineligible to attend school field trips, including 6th Grade camp

Payment can be made with cash or a check made payable to Buckeye Intermediate School. Parents may also pay online using the online payment system, PayForIt.net

 


 

REGISTRATION GATEWAY

To update your information in Registration Gateway login to the secure online portal Registration Gateway at: https://update.buckeyeschools.org/. Your Username is your student's ID number (this is the same number as your child’s lunch code, and it is available on report cards, in Progress Book, and in PayForIt). Your Password is your student's birthday (MM/DD/YYYY) please be sure to use 8 digits and include the two backslashes.

 


 

CAR RIDERS

If your child will be a consistent car rider please call the office at ext 4337 for the required yellow student placard.

 


 

STUDENT ABSENCES

Please remember to call the school absence line at ext 9204 to report when your child is absent from school due to an appointment or an illness. Please help us make sure your children are safe by calling the absence line.


 

BUCKEYE LOCAL SCHOOLS TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT

In an attempt to improve communications with parents, students and staff we are utilizing the REMIND notification system. Remind is a free, safe and easy­ to ­use communication tool that is intended to assist our Transportation Department to instantly alert parents, students and staff with one­way text messaging.

The Remind notification system will not take the place of School Messenger. Remind will be an additional communication tool and will hopefully communicate when our buses are running late for pick­ up and/or drop ­off.

It is easy to sign up! Using the directions below, sign up using one or more telephones. We will not share your information. You should receive a confirmation upon successfully texting the code below.

To receive messages via text, text @g28e7 to 81010. You can opt­ out of messages at any time by replying ‘unsubscribe@g28e7’.

If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Eblen at 330­-722­-8257. Extension 1020. Thank you.



Name E-Mail Title Extension
Kelli Knapp kknapp(at)buckeyeschools.org Principal 4342
Candice Zablotny czablotny(at)buckeyeschools.org Guidance Counselor 4344
Elaine Semper esemper(at)buckeyeschools.org School Psychologist 4345
Shannon Kissinger shannon(at)buckeyeschools.org School Psychologist 4124
Kelly Moore kmoore(at)buckeyeschools.org Office 4339
Donna Comuzie dcomuzie(at)buckeyeschools.org Office 4337
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