This Week at Belleview 11.5.17

This week at Belleview:

Tuesday, November 7 – Veterans Breakfast, 7 AM

Thursday, November 9 – Belleview Goes to Space

Friday, November 10 – No School, Belleview Dine Out Breakfast

Upcoming Events:

Monday and Tuesday, November 20 & 21 –  Special Persons Day and Belleview Book Fair

WednesdayFriday, November 22-24 –  No School, Thanksgiving Break

***For a complete calendar of events subscribe to the online calendar at ***

Parent Information Meeting, Nov 7

Everyone is invited to attend the next Parent Information Meeting (PIN) on Tuesday, Nov 7 from 9:15-11:15 and Weds, Nov 15 from 7:00pm-8:45pm.
This month’s topic will be Surviving the Balancing Act of Parenting Teenagers. The speaker will be Lisa Lane Filholm, teacher, author, teen whisperer.
This free presentation will be held at SARC, 14188 E Briarwood Ave., Centennial, CO 80112. No need to RSVP.


Belleview Goes To Space, Nov 9

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The fifth grade students of Belleview Elementary will be blasting off into space! Have you ever wondered what it’s like or how certain things react in space? Our fifth graders will be finding out with our near space balloon launch! Our launch will be in the making for four weeks and will require our student’s best NASA skills. The community of Belleview is invited to join us for the ten minute launch on November, 9th at 8:05 a.m. at the track. The launch will take approximately 10 minutes with the whole school in attendance.


Dine Out Breakfast at Urban Egg, Nov 10

Join your fellow Belleview friends and families for a Dine Out BREAKFAST Friday, November 10th. This is slated as a non-contact day, so bring your friends and appetites in for a delicious breakfast or lunch at the Urban Egg, 6991 E. Belleview (Belleview Station MileHouse building on Belleview just west of I-25), between 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This locally owned establishment was voted “Best Breakfast Spot in Colorado” and will not disappoint! Contact with any questions.


STEAM-a-Palooza, Nov 11

We are excited to announce STEAM-a-Palooza is returning on Saturday, November 11 from 10 – 3 at Grandview High School!  The theme for this year’s event is ‘Empowered by Innovation’.  Join us for a day of creativity, exploration, and hands-on activities. For more information about this FREE event, see attached flyer or click here to learn more STEAM-a-Palooza Website


ACT Summative Testing, Nov 14-16

There will be ACT Summative testing for 4th & 5th grade on November 14, 15, &16 in the morning and the afternoon.  Please be in attendance and do not schedule doctor appointments during these times.  See the schedule below.

4th GRADE AM – Testing PM- Testing
November 14 & 15 8:15-9:20 am 12:55-2:00


5th GRADE AM – Testing PM – Testing
November 14 9:50-11:00 11:30-12:30
November 15 & 16 9:50-11:00


Future Bruins Night, Nov 16

Future Bruins Night is an Open House at Cherry Creek on Thursday, November 16th from 6:00 – 8:00pm.  Students and parents can tour the campus and attend mini-classes with CCHS faculty.  This is a great opportunity to meet teachers, department coordinators, coaches and representatives of the numerous sports and clubs.  Future Bruins Night is a great way to live the Creek experience for an evening.  For more information and to sign up for classroom breakout sessions, please visit


Cherry Creek Community Legislative Network Breakfast, Nov 16

You are invited to join us for Our Annual Breakfast with Our Legislators

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 7:00a.m. – 9:00a.m.

Place: Student Achievement Resource Center (SARC) Rooms 301-304 14188 E. Briarwood Avenue, Centennial 80112

Cost: $8.00 per person

Please join us for breakfast along with members of the Colorado General Assembly representing the schools in the Cherry Creek School District. This is a wonderful opportunity to become better acquainted with members of our delegation in an informal setting as we work together for a successful 2017 legislative session that benefits Colorado students. To register, please mail completed flyer with payment by Monday, November 6th.

For more information please contact: Laura Felix at laurafelix.slp@gmail.comor Ilana Spiegel at


Special Person’s Day, Nov 20-21

Special Person’s Day is coming up!  Do you have family or special people in town for Thanksgiving? Someone important who you’d like to invite to school? Here’s your opportunity to invite an adult friend or family member to join you for lunch and let them know how special they are to you.  Please register online at or by using the attached form.  Looking forward to seeing you and your special person Monday, November 20th and Tuesday, November 21st.


We are looking for volunteers to help us staff this great event.   Come give a special welcome to your special people by helping out.  We need servers, delivery people, and help with our selfie station.  Please use the following sign up.  We appreciate your help!


Questions? Please contact Wendy Forman, wsforman@gmail.comPriscilla Hawkinson,, or Stephanie McGee,


Belleview Book Fair, Nov 20-21

Our Wild West Belleview Book Fair is coming soon!  We are excited to see you come and shop with your children in the gym on Monday, November 20 from 7:30am-5:00pm and Tuesday, November 21st from 7:30am-2:00pm.  If you are unable to attend, we would love for you to shop the online book fair between 11/17-12/3.  Thank you for your support!  All proceeds go to the Belleview School Library.

We are looking for volunteers to help us staff this great event.   Opportunities to help include setting up the Book Fair on Friday, November 17th, or assisting with student Wish Lists or helping families select books to  purchase. The last shift on Tuesday will help with lunch shopping and tear down the Book Fair.

To volunteer, please go to  For questions, please contact Nancy Schwartz at


Calling all Philanthropy Club Parents! 

Please click on this link to sign up to assist with our upcoming club meetings and events. With a record number of kids joining the club this year, we are asking for lots of parental help during our meetings and projects.  Thank you!  Please contact Tracy Swen or Priscilla Hawkinson with questions.


Parents of all 5th Graders

The time has come to celebrate your 5th grader!  To help commemorate your child’s final year at Belleview, please submit a digital file of their baby picture and a 40-word dedication for printing in the yearbook and a presentation at the Continuation Ceremony (more details in attached flyer).  Please send the photos with the file name: lastname_firstname. Please send the baby photo and dedication (and/or questions!) to Deanna Gibbons no later than Friday, November 30, 2017!


CCSD Challenge School Application is now available on their website,

Challenge School is a Kindergarten-8th grade magnet school in Cherry Creek School District charged with the mission of meeting the needs of academically advanced and motivated students. Any student in the district may apply to Challenge. The purpose of the admissions process is to select students who demonstrate advanced academic achievement in math and/or language arts and possess the attributes that reflect the school mission and purpose to inspire, empower and challenge motivated students who are academically advanced and/or gifted.

Online applications can be found on their website under the “Prospective Students” tab or by following this link:

The online applications will be available from Wednesday, November 1, 2017-Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  Challenge School also offers Prospective Parent Information Sessions on Tuesday and Wednesdaymornings throughout their application season.  Please call the Challenge Office at 720-747-2100 to RSVP for a Parent Information Session.


CCHS Junior Bruin Cheer Clinic, Dec 16

CCHS Cheer will be holding its winter Jr. Bruin Cheer clinic on December 16th with a performance during halftime of CCHS Boys Varsity Basketball game. Please see attached flyer for more details. Questions? contact us at