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Dishman-McGinnis Elementary News

80 Students Presented New Shoes and Socks DMES Jr. Beta Members assist preschool students with new shoes

Thanks to the Bowling Green Noon Rotary Club and Independence Bank for the donation of shoes and socks, presented to 80 students at Dishman McGinnis on Wednesday, November 16.

Free Breakfast and Lunch for Kids: Weekdays, May 31 - July 29

When school is out, the Summer Food Service Program offers free nutritious meals to all children ages 18 years and younger at Dishman Mcginnis, Parker-Bennett-Curry, T. C. Cherry and the BGISD Professional Development and Learning Center. Meals will be available Monday through Friday, May 31 - July 29, 2016, and free for all children under 18 years of age with no paperwork necessary. Lunch for adults is $3.00.

Commissioner Pruitt Visits BGISD

Kentucky's Commissioner of Education, Dr. Stephen Pruitt spent time talking with students and staff at Bowling Green High School and Dishman McGinnis during an informal ?visit on Thursday, April 28. Click here to view photos.

BGISD Celebrates Two Schools Earning Lighthouse Status

Students at Dishman McGinnis and W. R. McNeill Elementary Schools were surprised with hallway parades on Monday, April 18th to celebrate newly-earned recognition as Lighthouse Schools! Becoming a Lighthouse School is due to outstanding results implementing The Leader in Me program.

BGISD Names Five Elementary Instructional Coaches

Bowling Green Independent Schools recently hired five Instructional Coaches to begin work in each of the five elementary schools this July. Responsibilities for the Instructional Coaches include observing instruction and providing feedback and assistance to classroom teachers, modeling effective teaching strategies, serving as each school’s RTI Coordinator, assisting with gifted and talented services, coordinating alignment of curriculum, managing the collection and analysis of assessment data, and consulting in the selection of instructional resources and materials.

BGJHS to Host Leadership Day and Open House

Students, parents, and community members are invited to attend a Leadership Day and Open House at Bowling Green Junior High on Friday, April 1, 2016. Dishman McGinnis and W. R. McNeill Elementary Students will visit from 8:30 - 11:00 a.m., and T. C. Cherry, Potter Gray, and Parker-Bennett-Curry students from 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Click here to learn more.

No School: January 20, 2016

Bowling Green City Schools will be closed Wednesday, January 20, 2016, due to inclement weather. 

Spread the Red Education Game Set for January 21

WKU hosted the press conference for its fifth annual Spread the Red Education Day game set for Jan. 21 at 11:00 a.m. (CT) against Old Dominion inside E.A. Diddle Arena on Monday morning. Students in grades 3-8 from Bowling Green City Schools will attend the Lady Topper game, which over the last four years, has averaged attendance of 4,483 for its Spread the Red Education Day. 

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