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Dishman-McGinnis Elementary News

Kindergarten & Preschool Pre-Registration

Parents and guardians planning to enroll their child/children in one of the Bowling Green elementary schools for kindergarten or preschool may pick up an enrollment packet at the schools during the week of April 24 - 28, 2017. Families wishing to take a tour of the school should schedule an appointment.

Public Forum: Neighborhood Improvements Map of neighborhood receiving city improvements

The City of Bowling Green will be making improvements to the neighborhood near Dishman McGinnis School and need input from residents. The City will be hosting a public forum at Dishman McGinnis Elementary School on March 2nd from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to gather ideas on how to improve the area. If unable to attend the forum, ideas may be emailed to ncs.info@bgky.org.

1-Hour Delay: January 6, 2017

Bowling Green City Schools will operate on a 1-hour delay on Friday, January 6, 2017.

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.

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