Van Buren Public Schools will be closed for school today (11/12) due to poor road conditions.
Just a reminder that tomorrow is a half day of school with noon as our dismissal time. Please be sure to get out and vote on November 5th.
Happy Friday everyone! I want to remind everyone that our Halloween Parade will be at 11:30 a.m. on October 31st. We will parade around the building as long as the weather permits. If not, we will have the parade in the building. Please be sure that all costumes are non-violent or not scary. Also, please be sure to vote on November 5th. Have a wonderful weekend.
Savage lunch menu change for Friday, October 18th: 1st Choice will be Meatball Sub, 2nd Choice will be Grilled Cheese
Savage families please join us on Wednesday evening from 6:00 - 7:30 for our Family Technology and Parent Information Night. While students are watching a movie, parents will learn about the student technology that is used at Savage daily.
Just a reminder that tomorrow is orange & black day for Belleville High School Homecoming tomorrow.
Savage Save The Date: School Picture Re-Take Day is Tuesday, November 12th.
Just want everyone to know that our PTO fundraiser kicked off yesterday and please keep an eye out for the Otis Spunkmeyer packet that is coming home. Thank you for your support.
Ahoy Mates’ – Please check out Savage’s Pirate downtown Belleville! Thank you to our PTO and parent volunteers that helped put together Savage’s scarecrow entry!
Savage School - Save The Date Wednesday, October 2nd Kaiser School Picture Day
Happy summer to everyone and hope you are doing well. I just wanted to let everyone know that they can find the supply list on the Savage page under Live Feed along with information about Kinder Camp if you have an incoming Kindergarten student. Also, mark your calendars for Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 6-7:30 p.m. which is our Open House where you can meet your teacher, drop off any supplies and paperwork. Looking forward to seeing all of you soon!
Just a reminder that the Savage Office will reopen on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. Mrs. Preuss will be in and out of the building this week and we look forward to seeing everyone at Open House on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Savage Open House/Meet the Teachers and Supply Drop Off will be August 28th anytime between 6 - 7:30
Future Savage 2nd and 4th Grade families, this is the video that explains how co-teaching works at Savage. Give it a look! https://youtu.be/82R1hTr1iTs
Attention Savage future kindergarten parents: see the attached link to sign up for Savage Kinder Camp https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc3Tzbez5XJufFIaIA2pmGY5Gt1tCRSE2RNtmcsgLUJqHrcmg/viewform
Savage 2nd and 4th grade parents, please remember that there will be a parent informational night regarding co-teaching for next school year. The date and time June 6th 6:00 - 6:30.
Savage 4th grade parents: Save The Date our 4th Grade Farewell Ceremony is Tuesday, June 11th at 2:00 p.m in the gym.
We appreciate our teachers!!! Thanks for all you do!!
We appreciate our teachers!!! Thanks for all you do!!
We appreciate our teachers!!! Thanks for all you do!!
Good Morning Savage Parents/Guardians, Please take a few moments to click on the link below to participate in the Leader In Me survey. Your in-put is greatly appreciated and will help us plan for the next school year. Thank you! https://mra.leaderinme.net/survey/index.php?r=survey/index&sid=827926&token=4493e88b9fffa9c88d999320cb8790f6&lang=en&newtest=Y
The Avon fundraiser is going on now through May 3rd, please check it out and share the link with your family and friends!! Thanks in advance for your support!! https://www.avon.com/fundraiser/savage
Check out this awesome preview of the upcoming Sound of Music performance by BHS Productions: https://youtu.be/7NQk-W_4J58
BHS Productions is pleased to present the spring musical, The Sound of Music. Show times and dates: Thursday, April 11 (7:00 p.m.), Friday, April 12 (7:00 p.m.), and Saturday, April 13 (2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.) Tickets are available at: https://www.showtix4u.com/events/2309
Savage Lost & Found is overflowing, please remember to stop by and take a look. All remaining items will be donated to charity on Monday, March 18th.
VBPS & BHS Team 6615, the Belle-Voxel-Bots, invite you to the First Robotics District Event this weekend at BHS. This family event is great introduction to science & technology. For updated info on this Deep Space themed event, check here: http://tinyurl.com/voxelbots
Savage Glow Dance Party Reminder - Friday 6-8 pm DJ - Glow Items - Smoke Machine - Face Painting - Selfie Station. $2.00 Admission includes free glow bracelet. NO DROP OFFS! Food and other glow items will be available to purchase. Join us for a fun family night!
Savage Families: Please stop by our ever growing Lost & Found. We have many jackets and coats that had been left on the playground. Thank you!
Kindergarten Round Up is right around the corner. Click the link to get more information. https://youtu.be/4oW_moi2OL4
You may have heard the hype about the mother/son dance and father/daughter dance sponsored by BHS Student Council, but now you can either pay through PaySchool or pay in person for the tickets at BHS. Please see the flyer for all payment and dance details: https://5il.co/6oc4
Menu change for today; Wednesday, February 20th. Savage hot lunch will be Bosco Sticks.
BHS Class of 2021 is sponsoring a mother/son dance (March 15) and daddy/daughter dance (March 16) with special themes. For more information on spending a wonderful night out with your young one(s) and to buy tickets, please see the flyer: https://5il.co/6kyu
Amazing presentation and performance this morning by Mr. Chi Amen-Ra. Thank you for your generosity and passion in spreading your knowledge and music. Click the link below to see! https://drive.google.com/a/vanburenschools.net/file/d/1RRD2DNxRr19aju_eZXf-iL0i2wpwTdz-/view?usp=drivesdk
Savage Musical Report Time: (Please not the time change; Update/Time Change.) Students are to report at 6:00 pm and Musical starts at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, February 5th at BHS Auditorium.
Please make note that the Savage 4th Grade Basketball program that includes Boys/Girls and Cheerleader for 4th Graders sign-up deadline is extended till Tuesday, January 29th.
Savage Art Club is over, last Art Club Class was last week.
Today is the last day to donate for our Food Drive, thank you to Barb Scroi; our Kitchen Manager for taking care of our Savage Families!
Good Morning Savage Families! Just a few things we would like to share with you: A huge thank you to our PTO for the wonderful family night filled with Santa, a craft and a fun Sing-A-Long. The Holiday shop was also a huge success! Thank you to our PTO for all that you do. In regards to morning drop off; please do not drop your students off in the parking lot to cross by themselves, it will be safer to just drop them at the curb. Next week is Holiday Spirit Week: Merry Monday - Wear your holiday sweater or shirt Deck the Halls Tuesday - Wear your holiday hats, antlers, socks and bling Winter Wonderland Wednesday - Wear your blue and white Tis the Season Thursday - Wear your favorite holiday colors (red, green, gold, blue, white, silver) Silent Night Friday - Wear your pajamas to school Holiday break begins after school on Friday, December 21st at 3:35pm. School will resume on Monday, January 7th at 8:30am. Please have a safe and joyful holiday!
Savage needs your old headphones! Check your junk drawer, and help us learn! Click here for more information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1C1-4fnPMKQb1wmQ8y7BeL2hUkKFu3-Wp/view?usp=sharing
BHS Student Council is excited to host a holiday craft and vendor show, Saturday, December 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the BHS Commons. Admission to shop nearly 80 vendors is free! Proceeds benefit the Class of 2019. Crafters & vendors: https://tinyurl.com/bhscraftshow
Savage Parents Reminder: Popcorn Day on Friday
Reminder: Family Mission Statements are due on Monday, December 3rd.
Attention Parents: There is NO Art Club after school today.
Savage Popcorn Day Tomorrow .50 cents a bag!
No Shave November keeps growing and growing... check out our follicle superstars here: http://tinyurl.com/vbpsnsn
The holiday season is now fast approaching! This year we’ve partnered with Garden Fantasy on Main Street to offer flower vouchers as gift ideas for parents, grandparents, aunts, teachers, etc. Purchase a voucher for $50 and the recipient will receive a fresh bouquet of flowers once a month for a year. Plus, for every voucher sold $25 will be given back to our school!! Look for this flyer to come home with your child for ordering information. Thanks for your support!
This year’s Holiday Shop is December 11th, 12th and 13th and we’ll need a lot of help from our Super Star parents! Please follow the Sign Up Genius link to sign up! We appreciate your help!! https://t2m.io/oLzxZzUa
Reminder: Savage School Picture Retake Day is Monday, November 12th.
Savage Parents, your opinion matters to us, please take a few minutes to complete this short survey. Your participation is appreciated. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S8V9XZH
Savage Parents: Please stop by the Lost & Found table, all remaming items will be donated on Friday.
BOX TOP deadline for this submission, is this Friday, October 26th. Please send in all of your box tops by the 26th, so we can send in our first submission of Box Tops. Our next deadline will be announced in the spring. **Remember that we are trying to collect 5,000 Box Tops so we can get a Buddy Bench for the playground** (more information can be obtained from the PTO or from the bulletin board outside of the PTO Office. We appreciate your support!
See attached link/flyer for a great event for our Savage Families https://drive.google.com/open?id=1M3VA3wtV8dYtPyR3M3AoCwMDJSvccpfT
BHS Marching Tigers is one of this week's 4Frenzy Best Marching Band Top 10! Vote them into number one! https://tinyurl.com/votebhsbands
Kindness notes will be available outside the PTO office from 8:30am-8:45am. You're welcome to have your students grab a few to fill out and bring home to have more time to fill them out. We'll be collecting them all week.
Reminder: Moblile Dentist at Savage Friday, October 19th.
GARDEN CLUB UPDATE: We have our 50 students so the club is closed to any further participants. There will be 4 sessions in the Spring so hopefully we can accommodate more people then. See you tomorrow.
Check Out Belleville Harvest Fest Saturday, October 13th 11am - 3pm Main Street and 4th Street Square
Garden Club is back! Our first session will be after school tomorrow 10-11-18 until 4:55 p.m. We will meet in the cafeteria immediately after school. Please dress for the weather or clothes that cannot get dirty. We have 42 students and we hope to see all of you there.
****REMINDER**** all chocolate money is due THIS Friday, October 12th. We are here until 9:30am.
If you haven’t received a box of chocolate yet there is still plenty of time to sell! The sale runs until October 12th. Stop by the PTO office from 8:30-9:30am or 3-4pm to pick one up. Or send in a signed permission slip and a box will be sent home with your child. Thank you all
Reminder: Savage School Picture Day is Wed, October 3rd.
Mobile Dentist will be at Savage on Friday, October 19th. Forms were sent home with the students last week, if another form is needed please contact the office at (734) 699-5050.
Savage Color Run T-Shirt Extension - T-Shirts will be guaranteed if money for registration is in by tomorrow; Tuesday, September 25th by 9:00am. We will allow everyone to pay to participate even on the day of the run, however t-shirts will not be available if requested after tomorrow.
Tomorrow at 8:30am our World's Finest Chocolate fundraiser officially begins!!!!
I would once again like to thank all the students and their families for attending our Leadership Night last night. Your children will be amazing future leaders! Have a wonderful day.
Hey Savage Families, we are looking forward to our Leadership Day/Open House tonight. The doors will open at 5:45pm and we will begin promptly at 6:00pm with our presentations. If your child is able to attend, please have them wear their Leader In Me shirt, which was purchased by our AMAZING PTO. We are so excited to share the 7 Habits with you tonight. There will be Leader In Me shirt order forms available through the PTO, the cost is $10 cash or check. Hope to see you soon!
BHS Student Council presents an evening of fun for elementary students on Friday, September 28. The flyer has more details about this annual fun event: http://5il.co/4x70
Save the date; Friday, October 5th Savage Color Run 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Come on out to Savage on Thursday, August 30th from 3:30 - 6:60 to find out who your child's teacher will be and to drop off school supplies.
Reminder: Savage School Supply Drop Off will be Thursday, August 30th from 3:30 - 6:30 pm
Thursday, August 30th will be student supply drop off time from 3:30 to 6:30 pm. Bring student supplies and find out your student's teacher and the location of the classroom.
Savage Summer Food Drive is ending Friday, June 8th. You still have time to contribute. Thank you from our students to all who have already donated!!!
Let us know your thoughts on changing school colors and mascots for Owen & McBride https://goo.gl/forms/4dhRGubTUpy5E8AP2 Thanks!
Savage PTO Meeting has been changed to Wednesday, June 6th at 7:00pm in the Library.
Field Day News – We have heard from Rawsonville School they had a fabulous field day, students and teachers enjoyed the day at the Fairgrounds! Please know that we are accepting permission slips and the $5 for wristbands tomorrow morning, you still have time to get those turned in. See below for the departure times: First group leaving at 9:05; returning to school at 1:10 Lunch will be at 12:15 Mrs. Morrison, Mrs. Nofs, Mrs. Komaromi, Mrs. Horchem, Ms. Elgas, Mrs. Anguilm, Mrs. Kurash, Mrs. Lang and Mrs. Harding. Second group leaving at 10:05, returning to school at 2:00 Lunch will be at 1:15 Mrs. Dybicki, Mr. Held, Mrs. Rakovitis, Ms. Gajda, Mrs. Jesue, Mrs. Belloni and Mrs. Lauer We need everyone to be at school on time, we are looking forward to a fun filled Filed Day! Thank you to Mrs. Stipe and Ms. Scroggie for running our Field Day activities!
Thank you to all of our 4th graders and their parents for participating in Savage's 4th Grade Wax Museum! Our students did a fabulous job with all of the costumes and reports. Thank you to all of the parents who came out to show your support today!
Wayne County Fairgrounds are opening their gates for our students to attend Field Day on Friday, June 1st. Permission slips are needed from your child in order for them to attend. Please stop by or call the office (734) 699-5050 for more information.
We are looking for a full time position for a mechanic/ courier. Apply at https://www.applitrack.com/resa/onlineapp/jobpostings/view.asp?district=1771&category=Maintenance%2FCustodial
Come one, Come All - Savage Talent Show tonight at 6:00 in the cafeteria at Savage!
Savage is planting their garden today! Some of the things students will be planting are gourds, soybeans and corn. We all are very excited to see the fall harvest.
Date change for Super Heroes Dance with Dads; the dance will be held on Friday, June 8th 5:30 - 7:30pm
So many amazing Savage Superstar artists at the art show this weekend! Check them out! https://photos.app.goo.gl/lPBCT0K2P3qro8W52
The Mobile Dentist will be at Savage on Wednesday and Thursday of this week, there is still time to turn in permission forms.
Reminder: Mobile Dentist will be at Savage on April 18th & 19th, you still have time to turn in the dental forms.
Want to know more about what kids say about being in Owen's Band program? https://youtu.be/u3UQI-Wqclc
Join us tomorrow evening, starting at 6:00 pm. We will have Zino's Pizza, Salads and Wings available to purchase. There will be family fun reading activities for everyone!
Thank you to all of our Savage Superstar Families that came out to the Savage Glow Dance Party! Our students had a great time, thank you to our PTO for putting on such a FUN event!
Savage Glow Party Tonight 5:30 - 7:30pm $2 Admission
March 1st - Please remember to join us at the BHS Commons for an educational and entertaining evening. Speaker Mary Bigler will be promoting the skills and art of Reading. Thursday, March 1st 6:00 - 7:30pm.
Van Buren Public Schools are CLOSED due to inclement weather.
Van Buren Public Schools STEAM Showcase, featuring all things Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math! Saturday, February 3rd, 10 am-noon @ the BHS Media Center. Come check out all the cool stuff we're using across the district!
This Friday, January 19th Savage PTO is sponsoring a Free Family Movie Night. Doors open at 5:30, movie runs from 6:00 - 8:00. The movie title will be voted on by the students and will be determined soon.
Welcome Back Savage Families! Please remember to send your children in a warm coat, snow-pants, boots, hats and gloves to school. All students will participate in recess activities, unless there is a doctor note provided.
The Van Buren Public Schools Administration Building will be closed for the entire Winter Break (12/25 - 1/5)
McBride Middle School and Belleville High School students will be released at 2:00 pm today. This is being done to ensure that the elementary bus runs start on time this afternoon.
Getting ready for Santa and our sing along. Thank you, for sharing your evening with us.
Savage Holiday Shop starts on Tuesday, December 5th goes till end of school day on Thursday, December 7th.
Savage School Food Drive November 27th - December 18th. Please help our students have nutritious breakfasts, lunches and dinners by donating non-perishiable food items or grocery gift cards. Thank you!
Power has been restored to all buildings and school will resume on Monday, Nov. 13.
Reminder: The Tumbler Fundraising orders along with payment are due on Monday, November 13th. Funds from this sale will go toward Technology, Leader In Me support materials and to our Physical Education Class. Savage is interested in looking into a GaGa Ball Court for all of our students to use during Phys Ed class and also during PBIS Reward time. Thank you as always for your continued support!
Volunteers are needed on Monday for our PBIS reward activity. This is an outdoor event,(weather permitting). Please call the office if you are available to help.
Savage Parents, in order to excuse a student's absence please leave a message on the attendance line when your child is absent; (734) 697-3678.
Due to rainy weather the 2nd grade field trip has been changed from tomorrow to November 1st.
Thank you to all of our Savage Superstar Color Run participants. It was a great turn out and a good time was had by all! Your support is greatly appreciated.
We are looking forward to seeing all of our Superstar students and families that have registered for the Color Run today. Be prepared for FUN!!!
Van Buren Public Schools was notified by the Washtenaw Sheriff's Office that the unmarked bus this morning was a new transportation provider for another school. The authorities noted that this was not an abduction scenario.
Monday, October 30th PBIS will be having an Apple and Pumpkin Fall Activity PBIS Reward Celebration. Volunteers will be needed throughout the day, anytime you can give us between 9:30am - 3:00pm will be greatly appreciated. Please call the office (734) 699-5050 if you will available to help. Thank you!
Volunteers are needed for the Color Run on Friday at 4:30pm. If you are available, please call the office (734) 699-5050.
Belleville High School Students and Staff will not report today, Monday, October 16, due to a power outage.
Savage Student Run Credit Union starting Thursday, October 19th during student lunch hour.
Please see the Registration Form for the Savage School Color Run under the document tab. We are looking forward to seeing our Savage families on Friday, October 20th from 5:00 to 6:00. Please complete the form and return it to the school office. Thank you!
Friday, September 29th is Popcorn Day .50 cents a bag!
Please join us for our Color Run on October 20th. Entry forms have been sent home with the students. If you have any questions, please call the office at (734) 699-5050.
Reminder - Friday 9/22 early dismissal at 12:00
Looking forward to seeing everyone at Open House tonight from 6-8 p.m. Mrs. Preuss