200 Tetrick Road
Shinnston, WV 26431
Absence Excuse Form
Big Elm Daily Schedule
7:00 Doors open and first bus arrives
7:00-7:45 Breakfast is served
("Grab-N-Go" Breakfast begins at 7:40)
7:30 Teachers report
7:50 Students dismissed to class
7:50 Tardy Bell
11:00 Lunch-Kinder lunch
11:10 First grade lunch
11:45 Second lunch
11:50 Third lunch
12:30 Fourth lunch
12:35 Fifth lunch
2:30 First bell-Early busses
2:50 Late busses
3:00 Teachers are dismissed
We service students from Pre-K through 5th grade
Enrichment classes: Art, Computer, Library, Music, Physical Education
Speech and Language services for all grades
Technologies Provided for Students and Staff
Six mobile Apple Labs
One ipod mobile lab
Three ipad mobile labs
Distance Learning Lab
You have the right to request the qualifications of the teachers at Big Elm.
You have the right to request parent trainings.
You have the right to know the results of assessments given to your child.
You have the right to request further testing if your child is not achieving as you think they should.
You have a right to request a conference with your child’s teacher.
You have the right to be fully involved in any educational decisions for your child.
Note: WVBE Policy 7211, indicates “copies of this appeals procedure will be readily accessible to citizens at the office of the state superintendent of schools, the office of each county board of education, and at each public school.
The principal at each public school will inform the parents annually at the beginning of the instructional term of this policy and its contents.”