The FOB second annual After Hours event is only days away. This event is not only a great time with fellow Budlong families, and perspective families, but it's also a fundraiser. All the proceeds benefit Budlong students and staff!
We are still in need of volunteers. Please click on the link for more details:
Have a great day!
This is a friendly reminder that we shall convene the 3rd meetings of both the Bilingual Advisory Committee and Parent Advisory Committee on January 21st @ 8:30am. A flyer for these meetings has been added to the Backpack Mail download page.
Budlong After Hours is just two weeks away! Please be sure to purchase your tickets before they sell out!
We still need auction items! Our best items often come from parents and teachers! Can you donate tickets to sports or shows? Do you own your own business or does your employer give you discounts on merchandise, gift cards, hotel stays, flights, or tech? Would you consider a donating a bottle of wine or spirits for our wine pull? You name it, we want it! We need all items on or before January 17. Please contact us here.
Are you interested in VOLUNTEERING at the event? Please sign up HERE.
The next FOB meeting is Friday, January 17 at 8:30 AM in the auditorium. See you there!
Congratulations to Ms. Teresa and team for receiving the Creative Schools Grant...and $10,000! Way to go, and we are so excited to get students dancing again!
Hello Parents and Guardians,
Our aftercare program will continue for third quarter. Third quarter aftercare will
begin on Monday, February 3 rd and end on Thursday, April 16 th . This program
serves our pre-k through fifth grade students.
Our goal is to provide high-quality aftercare that is both safe and engaging for our
students and their working parents.
The aftercare program will be available to our families Monday-Friday from 3:15
PM-6:15 PM excluding non-attendance days. Our very own Budlong teachers and
staff members will be running the aftercare program.
During aftercare, students will be provided a daily snack, enriching games and
activities, and some homework help.
The cost of aftercare is $5.00 an hour per child. Payment will be collected on a
Quarter 3 enrollment will take place from Tuesday, January 21st - Friday,
January 24th. Enrollment will take place in room 101 from 7:45AM-8:10AM
OR 3:30PM-4:00PM on these days. You must enroll your child and provide
payment during the registration window. Applications will not be accepted
outside of this registration window.
Quarter 3 aftercare runs from Monday, February 3 rd and end on Thursday, April
16th (48 days of aftercare)
There will be NO aftercare on the following days:
February 17th - President’s Day
April 6th - April 10th – Spring Vacation
Q3 Aftercare Cost:
1 hour, Monday-Friday = $240.00
2hours, Monday-Friday= $480.00
3 hours, Monday-Friday= $720.00
Notice: You can download a physical application form by clicking here. It will also be visible in January's Backpack Mail section.
Attention 8th grade families!
Attend Parent Night for additional high school application support.
Wednesday, Dec 4th from 3:30-5 pm. Room 406.
This is a friendly reminder that we shall convene the 2nd meeting of the Bilingual Advisory Committee on November 19th @ 8:30am. A flyer for this meeting has been added to the Backpack Mail download page.
This is a friendly reminder to students that they can attend an ongoing test prep course which convenes every Tuesday from 3:30p to 5:30p. The upcoming available sessions are:
Session 6: Tuesday, 11/19 (3:30-5:30 PM)
Session 7: Tuesday, 11/26 (3:30-5:30 PM)
Session 8: Tuesday, 12/3 (3:30-5:30 PM)
The GROW COMMUNITY High School Fair has been rescheduled to November 20th, 2019, 4:30-6:30 pm. View flyer here.
High School Application - CHANGES
Application Deadline Extension
The application deadline for 2020-2021 has been extended to December 13th. Online applications must be submitted by 11:59 pm on December 13th and paper applications must be received in our office by 6 pm on December 13th. Paper applications cannot be submitted via email, fax, or mail run. They must be mailed or hand-delivered.
Final Grade/Attendance Submission Form Extension
The deadline to submit Final Grade/ Attendance Submission Forms for students who did not attend CPS last year has been extended to November 26th.
Several high schools rescheduled their Open House events as a result of the strike. The Selective Enrollment HS Open House flyer can be accessed here. Other high schools that have rescheduled their Open House events are listed below. Please check go.cps.edu under Dates and Events for the new dates and times, and to look for any other rescheduled events:
For downloadable handout, click here.
Principal Naomi Nakayama