Happy Hanukkah

December 2 - 10

Family Celebrating Hanukkah

First & Second Grade Winter Concert

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 8:45 AM, suggested for 1st grade families

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 8:45 AM, suggested for 2nd grade families

You must order tickets ahead of time by 3:00 pm on Monday, December 10th.

Please allow 48 hours (two school days) to receive your tickets via Email. Thank you!

ORDER TICKETS HERE!

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Congratulations, Allison Trach, third grader in Mrs. Kiefer's class! Her penguin picture will come to life as an ice sculpture in Nazareth's Town Square on Saturday, December 8th, at 12:00 pm during Christmas in Nazareth.

Thank you,

Doreen Cronin, author of so many great books for a great time learning about writing and reading Click, Clack, Moo!

Wrap It Up Fundraiser

Need your gifts wrapped for the holidays?

We got you covered!

December 3rd - 18th - $5.00 for all your gifts!
Drop off gifts at the High School Main Office

from 8:00 am - 2:30 pm (label them)

Please fill out this form and

hand in when you drop off your presents!

More info on the form!
Questions go to Kristi Kreider-Davis, Ext. 2267

1/13

Students, watch the slideshow and select the ugliest sweater.  Each sweater has a number.  This week in class you will vote for the teacher with the ugliest sweater!  On December 14th, wear your ugliest sweater to school!  Kids will also vote on who has the ugliest sweater per grade and overall.  Then our staff member with the ugliest sweater will be revealed too! Ugly Sweater assembly at 1:15 PM on Friday, December 14th!

First & Second Grade Winter Concert was a great time for everyone!

1/13

Congratulations, Allison Trach, third grader in Mrs. Kiefer's class! Her penguin picture came to life as an ice sculpture in Nazareth's Town Square on Saturday, December 8th, during Christmas in Nazareth.

Allison with the ice sculpture on the left. Allison's picture on the right.

You are one cool student, Allison!

HELLO WINTER!

HAWAIIAN CHRISTMAS READ-IN!

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21st

BRING A BEACH TOWEL TO SIT ON!

REMINDER!!

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20th

Grades K, 1, 2 and 3 will participate in outside winter activities!

Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately for the weather--boots, hat, scarf and gloves. Each grade level will be outside for approximately 30 minutes so dressing warmly is and will allow the children to enjoy the activities more! Third grade will be outside for an extended period of time.

KBES Got Talent Variety Show Auditions

Wednesday, January 31st

2:15-4:15 PM

Large Group Room

SPIRIT WEAR Sale EXTENDED

KBES and NAZARETH Gear

A huge selection of T’s, sweatshirts, sweatpants, blankets, window clings and more!

Open to KBES Families and Friends

 

ORDERS NOW DUE - Monday, January 29, 2018

 

See pricing guide and order form for details.

(Please add you child's teacher to form)

First & Second Grade Winter Concert was a great time for everyone!

Nazareth Area Science Project presents

PHOTO WITH SANTA

Saturday, December 10th ~ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Sunday, December 11th ~ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

at Kenneth N. Butz Jr. Elementary School

Professional Photo taken by

Christmas City Studio

Photo with 1-2 people:  $5.00

Photo with 3 or more people: $10.00

 

Everyone will walk away with a 5x7 photo with the option to purchase additional photos on-line. *Friendly pets are welcome--but must be leashed (a pet will count as one person).

Things for children to do while waiting:

  • Train ride ~ $2.00

  • Hot Chocolate, coffee, cookies and donuts available to purchase

  • Make a card for Lehigh Valley Children’s Hospital

  • Listen to holiday music

All activities will be outdoors under the pavilion. 

Please dress accordingly.

  • Make a list for Santa

  • Make a snowflake ornament

  • Make a card for our Troops

  • Guest readers around the fire

"Jingle Bell Jukebox, The Flip Side"

will be performed by

First and Second Grade Students

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 8:45 AM in Cafe - For all of the first grade parents and families

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 8:45 AM in Cafe - For all of the second grade parents and families 

1/27

Students, watch the slideshow and select the ugliest sweater.  Each sweater has a number.  On December 19th, you will vote for the teacher with the ugliest sweater!  On December 20th, wear your ugliest sweater to school!  Kids will also vote on who has the ugliest sweater per grade and overall.  Then our staff member with the ugliest sweater will be revealed too! 

1/11

Olivia Baudoin, second grader in Mrs. Treboschi's class, was the first one to guess that Nazareth's first snowfall over an inch would be on Saturday, December 9th.  She made her guess on December 4th.  Great job, Olivia!  Olivia will receive a snow-rific surprise on Thursday!

DECEMBER 15th

6:00 PM-9:00 PM

 

960 Bushkill Center Road

Nazareth, PA

Get an "elf" up on all the holiday revelry...or take the night to have a quiet dinner out!

KENNETH BUTZ ELEMENTARY PTA PRESENTS

Simply drop your kids off with us (by the gym doors at KBES) and we will ensure a night of fun for all!

Pizza will be served fro 6:00-6:50 PM followed by a movie!

Pick-up must be at 9:00 PM

$10 per child

You can pay by check payable to Bushkill PTA. Limited spots available! Pre-registration is required! One form or online form per a child, please!

Who: Any KBES Student

When: December 1-31

Where: At School or at Home on Lexia
Why: To increase the use of Lexia and make students better readers!

How It Works:

  • Complete a level of Lexia and move to a new level during December - Your name will be announced on the morning announcements

  • Pick your choice of Lexia Certificate to keep, Lexia crown to keep, or trophy to keep on your desk for the week!

  • You can earn a reward each time you move up a level!

  • Prizes given the weeks of: December 11, December 18, and January 2!

HAVE A WONDERFUL & SAFE WINTER BREAK! SEE YOU ON JANUARY 3, 2017!

TIME TILL 2017:

Welcome back to school today!

We are so glad you are here!

We will start the new year off with a little cheer--

I love school! I'll try so hard!

This new year will be great!

We'll learn so much and work so hard,

I can hardly wait!

Have a safe and enjoyable winter break! 

See you on Tuesday, January 2, 2018!

COUNTDOWN TO 2019!

Have a safe and enjoyable winter break!

December 26-January 1

Welcome back to school today.

We are so glad you are here!

We will start the new year off

with a little cheer!

I love school! I'll try so hard!

This new year will be great!

We'll learn so much and work so hard,

I can hardly wait!

 “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.”

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 21st

 

Students, make it a day on and not a day off--volunteer to help!

Click Here

to check out our first airing of KBES Budding Eagles News!

Great job!

Students, you could win a $30,000 College Scholarship by entering

READING NIGHT

Thursday, January 24th

6:00-8:00 PM

Join the Fun!

Limbo - Hula Hoops - Sand Bucket Relay - Climbing Wall - Fishing Game

Fact/Opinion Tic-Tac-Toe - Snacks - Volcano Experiment, Keva Planks

Chatterpix - Tropical Photos - Google Expedition of Hawaii's Volcano Park

Book BINGO - Animal Scavenger Hunt - Crafts - Prizes

KBES PYLON SPIRIT DAY ~ FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1st

SUPER BOWL CELEBRATION!

To celebrate the upcoming Super Bowl, PYLON is sponsoring a jersey day on Friday, February 1st. Students of Butz Elementary are encouraged to show their support for their favorite team whether they made it to the Super Bowl or not! We hope to see the halls of Butz filled with lots of team spirit! 

2019-2020 KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Kindergarten Registration Information

KBES KINDERGARTEN ORIENTATION MEETING FOR PARENTS

APRIL 10, 2019 at 6:30-7:30 PM

KBES KINDERGARTEN SCREENINGS

MAY 20 & 22, 2019

CLICK

HERE

Punxsutawney Phil is sleeping until February 2--Groundhog Day!

If he sees his shadow, it is

If he does not see his shadow,

of WINTER!

is right around the corner!

COUNTING UP TO THE 100TH DAY!

Thursday, February 7th, is our 100th day!

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Teachers, check out this Virtual Field Trip with the National Football League (NFL) and the American Heart Association.

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Students, you could win a $30,000 College Scholarship by entering