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During the week of October 27, Birney Bears will celebrate a NO BULLYING – NO DRUGS way of life!  See the details on how you can celebrate with us by going to this link, 2014 Red Ribbon Week Events (1)   (Spanish and English). — Monday: PUT BULLYING AND DRUGS TO SLEEP DAY- wear pajamas — Tuesday:  HONOR RED […]


Diane de Las Casas, Award Winning Author

Sizzling storyteller and author Dianne deLas Casas will perform her revved-up stories for all Birney students on October 8. Please take this opportunity to purchase the author’s books for your home libraries.

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Lift Off to Literacy!

In 1965, UNESCO declared September 8 International Literacy Day (ILD) in an effort to focus attention on worldwide literacy needs. “Lift Off to Literacy,” IRA’s theme for 2014, inspires students to reach for the stars. On September 8, 2014, launch your students’ literacy habit by devoting an additional 60 seconds of literacy activities each day […]

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2014-2015 School Supply Lists

The 2014-2015 school supply lists are now available. Click on the link below to access each grade level list.                                            http://birney.jpschools.org/resources/school-supplies/


Early Elementary Summer Reading

 Providing an opportunity for  students to attend an intense literacy program as an early  start to the regular school year. Program dates July 7- July 25. Program hours are 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

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