Bartlett Elementary School

GOOOOOO Panthers!

Author Michael Hall visits BES!
Go Jim Go! We raised $5050.72! for LeBonheur Hospital!!

AR 100 Point Club Pals

Pom Pom Fun!!!

Visiting Visual Art Specialist Melanie Rick works with 2nd graders on techniques for reading art fluently.

Bartlett Christmas Parade 2017. 3rd Place Trophy.

Our next AR Store will be April 30th-May 4th. 80% accuracy needed to shop!

Our Scholastic Book Gair was a huge success!

Merry, Happy Everything!

BES Spirit Wear!!

Pawsatively Perfect Behavior!

BES is an Arts360 Art Integration School!

Go Jim Go! We raised $5050.72! for LeBonheur Hospital!!

BES Little Panthers LOVE our BHS Panthers.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Happy Veterans Day!

Field Day 2019! PULL!!!!

Go Jim Go! We raised $5050.72! for LeBonheur Hospital!!

Snowcones for excellent behavior!

The Cool Cats watched this swallowtail go from caterpillar to butterfly!

Celebrating All E's with a Cook-Out!

2018 Bartlett Parade 3rd Place Winner! A Christmas Carol

BES Teachers of the Year 2017-18

BES Garden Club members hard at work!

We LOVE our BESt Volunteers! Thanks for making our PBIS Cook-Out a success!

Proud Little Panthers!

Proud 2nd Grade MakerFaire Winners!

Noelia Garcia Carmona from New Ballet Ensemble teaches the Flamenco.

Super Soaker Challenge for donating to LeBonheur!

Teacher Teacher visits during our Read to Be Ready Summer Camp.

The BESt Mascot ever! Our own PJ Prowler!!

Happy Earth Day!

Miss Tennessee Visits BES.

2018 Bartlett Parade Christmas Float-A Christmas Carol

PBIS 15 Panther Paw Celebration: Yummy Snow Cones!

Meet Petunia Jane "PJ" Prowler our new mascot! She's the BESt!!

Simply the BESt. Our Teachers of the Year 2017-18!

Popsicles and Pollock Splatter Painting Party!

Simply the BESt

Dressed as 100 years old on the 100th Day!
Go Jim Go! We raised $5050.72! for LeBonheur Hospital!!

Popsicles and Pollock Splatter Painting Party!

The BESt Belong Together!

100 AR Points!!!

Bartlett Christmas parade 2017: 3rd Place!!

2018 Bartlett Parade Float: A Christmas Carol

Releasing a Swallowtail Butterfly!

Red Ribbon Week October 19-26, 2018

Q1 PBIS All E's Cook-Out! Way to go, Little Panthers!

We love our Veterans.

Hallways filled with gorgeous artwork.

Q1 PBIS All E's Cook-Out! Way to go, Little Panthers!

BES Kids Kan TOP donating school for 2018! Way to Go, BESt Panthers!

Geared up for the Super Soaker Challenge!

Mrs. Swanger and Mr. Forbes at the BESt Art Show.

ART makes you smART at BARTlett Elementary!

Noelia Garcia Carmona giving Flamenco lessons to our Little Panthers.

Please join our PTO! $5

News & Announcements

"Go Jim Go" Funraiser for LeBonheur Hospital; Kick Off Friday, September 20th

Jim Jaggers from News Channel 3 will be at Bartlett
Elementary on Friday, September 20th to help kick off
the 14th annual fundraiser for LeBonheur Children’s
Hospital. Wear your bike helmet and attire to show
your Panther spirit!! We will collect money during the
week of Monday, Sept. 23rd – Friday, Sept. 27th.
Any donation = Piece of gum
$5.00 = Homework Pass
$10.00 = Bracelet and name on a bike to
hang in the hall
$15.00 = Participation in the soaker challenge to spray ALL THREE
Please send in checks made out to LeBonheur
Children’s Hospital. Please send in all money in an envelope or baggie labeled:
• Go Jim Go
• Your child’s name and classroom teacher
• The amount included in the envelope/baggie.
Thank you for your generous support!
Carol Rankin, Amy Rodgers, Amy Brandon
Community Involvement Chairs

Fire Prevention Poster Contest: "Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape." Posters due by Sept. 27th

This year’s theme for Fire Prevention Week and the Fire Prevention Poster Contest is “Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and Practice your Escape.” According to the National Fire Protection Association you have as little as one to two minutes to escape a house fire. Having an escape plan and practicing emergency exit drills can be the difference between life and death in an emergency. Visit for more info and poster ideas. Click the headline to print a copy of the poster rules. Posters must be turned in to Mr. Forbes or Mrs. Swanger by Sept. 27th. Hope to see some great posters, Little Panthers!

Help BCS Fight Childhood Cancer; Donate $1 to St. Jude; Fundraiser ends Sept. 27th

Bartlett City Schools has pledged to raise $10,000 for St. Jude.
Our goal is for each student to bring at least $1 for St. Jude.
Bring all money to Coach Courtney in the gym. Donate a dollar; get a piece of gum; add your name on a leaf to the tree in the front hall so we can " Fall in Love with St. Jude!" St. Jude also has a walk/ 5k run on September 28th. All registrations are done online; you can also
donate online. If you would like to run the race, you can click on
“Join Team” and select Bartlett City Schools to help raise funds on our behalf.
Let’s end childhood cancer together!
*Click the headline to print a flyer with all the info.*

Please Join Our PTO! Membership Drive Sept. 9-20; $5 a member

Please join our PTO! Help your child's class earn a popsicle party! The class with the most memberships will win a Sonic Slush party! Your membership dues go straight back to the school, to support things like technology, PBIS parties, incentives, instructional aids, and so much more! anyone can join, parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, community friends...and all your Little Panther's classes get credit! Visit to join online, or click the headline to print a membership form.
Thanks for supporting BES!

BCS Parent Workshop: Tools for Changing Behavior

Bartlett City Schools is hosting a series of parent workshops to discuss tools for changing behavior. The 4-week sessions will be at Rivercrest Elementary School starting on October 29, November 5, 12 & 19 from 5:30pm-7:00pm.
Sessions will include information on strategies dealing with challenging behaviors that can be applied in the home, community, and school setting. Click the headline for more details on the sessions. Please register by emailing DeeDee Mitchel at

PTO General Meeting Tuesday, Sept 17th; Spirit Shirt Sale Opens @6pm

Our first general PTO Meeting in this Tuesday! In addition to our in-stock 2019 spirit items we’re pulling out our “vintage” t-shirts and they’ll be on sale 2 for $5.00! Our fabulous second graders are performing “Adventure Away!” and we’ll have a volunteer table with lots of opportunities to get involved - prizes included! See you Tuesday!

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Principal's Message

Principals Portrait
Welcome to a great new year! There's no place I'd rather B!

A Hundred Years From Now

"A hundred years from now, it will not even matter what my bank account was,
the sort of house I lived in, or even the kind of car I drove...
but the world may be different  because I was important
in the life of a CHILD!"
                     Author Unknown

At Bartlett Elementary, we ALL make a difference.
Together for the children of BES,
Page Watson
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Upcoming Events

Marco's Pizza Spirit Night 4-8pm

Date: 9/23/2019
Tuesday, Sept. 24th: School Picture Orders Due!

Date: 9/24/2019
Sept. 28th: St. Jude Walk/Run 9am @ St. Jude

Date: 9/28/2019
October 7-11: Scholastic Book Fair in the Library

Date: 10/7/2019
Lenny's Spirit Night (corner of Brother and Stage) 4-9pm

Date: 10/8/2019


Car Rider Procedures

The following procedures are for the safety & security of all our students.
Place your vehicle in PARK while loading and unloading.
Students must enter and exit the car on the right/passenger side.
Drive slowly.
Refrain from passing other cars.
Refrain from using mobile phones for talking or texting.
Make sure your child is a safe distance from car and that no bags or articles of clothing are stuck in the door before driving off.
Pull down as far as you are directed to ensure as many cars can get in as possible at one time.
Follow the instructions of the car line monitors. They are there for the safety of your children.
*Click the headline to print a Car Rider Procedures Flyer.*

BCS Menus & Prices

Click the headline to visit the BCS nutrition site for monthly menus, online payments, meal prices, etc. Student Breakfast $1.50; Student Lunch $2.75; Adult Lunch $4.50

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