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5 Facts: Making Common Sense of the Common Core

By Cindy Long, NEA Sr. Writer/Editor

Common Core State Standards are K-12 English Language Arts/Literacy and Math standards that will create a clear, consistent level of knowledge for our public school students no matter where they live.

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BDC 2nd Annual Celebration of Pi Math Night

BDC 2nd Annual Celebration of Pi Math Night Come Celebrate Pi Day - 3.1415 - with a night of fun math activities and games on Friday, March 13th from 6 pm to 8pm in the Birney cafeteria. Delicious pies by the slice and fruit bars on sale, and a raffle to win whole pies. No homework coupons for all attending students! See you there!
Outdoor Science School in Malibu Open to All Fifth Graders

Outdoor Science School in Malibu Open to All Fifth Graders Save your place with a deposit by Feb. 20th. THE fifth grade event of the year! Click on the link for more information.
Wii Dance Night Friday, Feb. 13th

Wii Dance Night Friday, Feb. 13th Come dance with your FVS(favorite valentine sweetie)! Pizza, drinks, popcorn, sweet treats from Parties by Claudia.
Status Update-Flavors have arrived! Introducing Andrade's Fruit Filled Ice Cream Bars

Status Update-Flavors have arrived! Introducing Andrade's Fruit Filled Ice Cream Bars Status Update! Andrade's Fruit Bar flavors on sale for the first time ever at Wii Night: Lime, Strawberry Sorbet, Mango Chile, Watermelon, and Mango. Delicious, cool and tasty, they're also a healthy snack.
VecMobile Visits Birney Fifth Graders

VecMobile Visits Birney Fifth Graders Fifth graders learn about insect vectors. The VecMobile will visit Birney two times this month.
Generation First Degree - College Financial Aid Town Hall

Generation First Degree - College Financial Aid Town Hall Generation 1st Degree Pico Rivera will host a FREE workshop for Pico Rivera families to learn how to pay for their child's college education from top experts. Specialists from area universities, financial institutions and scholarship foundations will be available to answer questions.

All Pico Rivera families, especially those with young children and preteens are highly encouraged to attend as well as parents of children in high school. Free childcare and Spanish language translation will be provided.


When: Thursday, February 26, 2015

Time: 6:00 - 8:30 pm

Where: El Rancho High School (new gym)

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Twins, Twins, Everywhere!

Twins, Twins, Everywhere! Birney students serve up a double dose of school spirit on Twin day.
Congratulations to Our College Picture/Essay Contest Winners!

Congratulations to Our College Picture/Essay Contest Winners! Birney students plan for the future by sharing where they would like to go to college.
Jim's Super Burgers Help Send Fifth Graders to Science School

Jim's Super Burgers Help Send Fifth Graders to Science School Have a family dinner at Jim's next Monday, Feb. 2nd, and help raise money to send our fifth grade students to Outdoor Science School in Malibu this May.
Dad's Club Meeting, 1/15 at 5:30 pm
the BDC will hold the first meeting of the new year on Thursday, Jan. 15th, at 5:30pm in room 15. Please plan on attending, as we will be planning our events for the the rest of the school year. Refreshments will be served, and as always, children are welcome.
BIRNEY'S ANNUAL CANNED FOOD DRIVE 12/1 -12/12
Classrooms are now collecting canned goods for our annual canned food drive, to benefit the Pico Rivera Christmas Basket Committee.
Announcing the First Annual BDC 5K Santa Run For Birney Elementary

Announcing the First Annual BDC 5K Santa Run For Birney Elementary Register today for the 5K Santa Run on Saturday December 20th. In coordination with the City of Pico Rivera, the Pico Rivera Chamber of Commerce, the El Rancho Unified School District and Safe Routes to School.
Parent Survey / Encuesta de Padres

Parent Survey / Encuesta de Padres We are asking for the assistance of our parents ...
Estamos pidiendo la ayuda de nuestros padres ...
Birney Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

Birney Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Students dress in pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Thursday, October 30th.
Birney Bulldogs Dress for Success on Career Day

Birney Bulldogs Dress for Success on Career Day Students dressed for their future professions on Career Day, Friday, 10-24-14.
Breakfast and Lunch Menus
Meals, foods and beverages sold and served at schools meet state and federal requirements based on the USDA Dietary Guidelines. All meals, foods, and beverages are prepared and served by qualified child nutrition professionals. We provide students access to a variety of affordable and apealing foods that meet the health and nutrition needs of students.
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Upcoming Events

Formal Dress Day (spirit day)
Date: 3/27/2015
Mais-Intervention
Date: 3/27/2015, 2:45 PM 3:45 PM
Location: room 25
College t-shirt Day
Date: 3/30/2015
Modified Day TK and Kinder
Date: 4/1/2015, 12:05 PM
Modified Day
Date: 4/1/2015, 1:05 PM