It was Ag Day at BW. The local Tractor Club came out today. Our students were introduced to tractors and animals and reminded of the close to 180 years of farming history in the BW area. @smallschoolda @nrea1 @CARuralEd @RuralED @Rural_Schools @rudysalasjr @RepDavidValadao
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
with Roady
driving tractor
in a tractor
baking hay
Congratulations to Roberto A and Jeremiah B for their performance at the Valley Track Meet. Roberto placed 3rd in the triple jump and Jeremiah placed 7th in the long jump. We can’t wait to see what these two accomplish next year.
5 months ago, Hiedi Witcher
Athletes and coaches
Valley Championships
Expect the best, prepare for the worst. 30% of BW staff are trained in CPI---Nonviolent Crisis Intervention. Thanks @WGutierrez_ for continuing to provide excellent training for staff. @CPI_Training @smallschoolda @nrea1 Roady receives training
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
supportive stance 3
Steven chokes Roady
supportive stance 2
Supportive stance 1
A pleasure to have one of our partners on campus today. @Stemtaught is an amazing group & integral piece of our science edu. They brought virtual reality, coral bleaching & a black light adventure to our PS to 5th graders in an oceanography day. @SmallSchoolDA @nrea1 @CARuralEd
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
Coral bleaching
Virtual Reality
K with Whale
1st grade with Roady and Beth
@kcsos County Superintendent @kcsosbarlow presented @clarayanez2 with her award as one of Kern County's Teachers Of The Year. She was joined by school staff and her family. Congratulations from the entire Buttonwillow School community. #1townschoolcommunity @caedpartners
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
staff support
Clara Yanez Mary Barlow
we honor all of our Buttonwillow teachers this week during Teacher Ppreciation Week. However, 3rd Grade Teacher Mrs. Yanez was selected by her peers as Teacher of the Year. #1townschoolcommunity @smallschoolda @caedpartners
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
Mrs. Yanez and her class.
Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Jeremiah B, 4th place in the county for long jump, and Roberto A., 2nd place in the county for triple jump. Both will represent BW next week in Clovis.
5 months ago, Hiedi Witcher
Long Jump
Triple jump
Roady honors our 8th grade long jumpers, Roberto Aguirre & Jeremiah Bush, who will be representing BW in the Kern County Track Meet tomorrow @ Liberty High School. #1townschoolcommunity @smallschoolda @nrea1 Checkout Roady's Long Jumping Skills
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
Roady and awards
Roady thought he could sneak on the bus with 7th & 8th graders. He wanted to go see the ocean & Morro Bay today with the students He lost his permission slip so he couldn't go. @kcsos @smallschoolda @nrea1 Checkout Roady on the Magic Bus
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
at the beach
Morro Rock
Roady on bus.
The BW PS-3 Math Coherence team is meeting in Sacramento to deepen systemic coherence. Thank you to @caedpartners for bringing @oxnardsd @roblasd @sangeferunified @mpusd_now @msc4kids & @AzusaUnifiedSD together for great cross district sharing. @meganlfranke @kshahedpartners
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
road map
team 2
team meeting
There's a lot happening @ BW the last few weeks of school: track meets, final grades, day trips to Camp Keep & Magic Mountain, & assemblies, Roady shows his inner Ferris Bueller to remind everyone to take a look around. @smallschoolda @stemtaught
5 months ago, Stuart Packard
Checkout Roady's first official Tik Tok video. You can follow the Buttonwillow mascot's adventure at @roadymascot on Tik Tok. @smallschoolda @nrea1 @kcsos
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
Thank you Buttonwillow staff and parents for making LCAP Taco Night a success.
6 months ago, Hiedi Witcher
Parents Collaborating
Feedback Charts
Eating Tacos
Parents Listening
Welcome Mariela Ruiz to the Buttonwillow School Board. Board President, Regina Houchin, completed the swearing in process for the appointment at this evenings board meeting. Thank you to Marie Parsons for your 25 years of service. #1townschoolcommunity
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
Welcome Mariela.
New Board
Thank You Alexander Tindell for completing his Eagle Scout project by building shelves and organizing clothing for the Buttonwillow Resource Center. Thanks also to those who donated and helped.
6 months ago, Hiedi Witcher
Organizing Clothes
Eagle Scout
Another great day for our BW Runners. Out of the 11 athletes to attend, 9 qualified to County area meet. We had 4 first place finishes, 4 second place finishes, 2 third place finishes, 3 fourth place finished. Thanks to all parents and staff there to support our team.
6 months ago, Hiedi Witcher
Long Jumper
Team and Ribbons
Long Jump Prep
So great to see our 2nd & 3rd graders working together on counting collections. Watching students group counters & doing their math on the sidewalk. Also integrating @Flipgrid . Thank you @Msgonzalez_2nd & @ClaraYanez2. @meganlfranke @kshahedpartners @caedpartners @SmallSchoolDA
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
counting collections 4
counting collections 3
counting collections 2
counting collections 1
It is fantastic to get our students returning to a level of normalcy. Today our 3rd quarter scholars attended the Bakersfield @Condors vs. San Jose game. Our reward trips are back on track providing new opportunities and motivation. #1townschoolcommunity @SmallSchoolDA
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
condors 4
condors 3
condors 2
condors 1
Great to have @DouglasReeves join our teaching staff today. Thanks to @AdmmomH from BW & @LuisEArgueta1 from @caedpartners for a discussion regarding grading for motivation and what does 50% really represent in accurate grading. #1townschoolcommunity @SmallSchoolDA @nrea1 @KCSOS
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
doug reeves 2
doug reeves 1
Time to break out a little badminton and volleyball in PE. #1townschoolcommunity
6 months ago, Stuart Packard
bad mit 3
badmit 1
vb outside