Welcome to Custer Baker Intermediate School
Intermediate Characteristics • Ages range from 10-14 years • Unique developmental characteristics • Emotional • Social • Intellectual • Moral • Physical • Time period when they are caught between childhood and adulthood.
What’s Different About the Intermediate School ? • Schedule • Teams • Guidance • School Hours • Lunch • Transportation • Lockers • Recess • Extra Curricular Activities • Exploratory Classes
Teaming • School hours: 7:55 a.m. to 2:55 p.m. • Courses: 90 minute blocks • Students will have 3 rotations: • Reading/Language Arts • Math • Science/Social Studies
Exploratory Classes • 6 Week Rotation • 40 minute periods • Physical Education • Art • Music • Health • World Cultures • Creative Productions
Guidance Office • Individual Counseling • Group Counseling • ISTEP+ Test Preparation • Classroom Guidance • (Bullying, character skills, hygiene, etc.) • Career Guidance • Parent Resource • (Adult & Child, Military groups, Tutoring, Parenting Skills, etc.)
Food Court daily options: A variety of hot choices. Salad Bar - variety of salads and fruits Student Dining Area
CBIS Clinic • Medicine • Students are NOT allowed to carry medication on them to school unless proper documentation has been filled out with the school nurse. • Care Plan Forms • If your student is diagnosed with seizures, bee stings/food allergies, diabetes, or asthma, there are care plan forms in the clinic. Please see the school nurse. • Special Medical Considerations • If your student needs to carry a water bottle or have unlimited restroom privileges, the clinic needs to have the doctor’s orders on file for those special considerations.
Lockers • Students will be assigned their own locker. • Students may not share lockers. • Combinations are confidential. • Lockers are a privilege- treat them with care. • Combination locks – start practicing !
Transportation • Students ride the bus with elementary students in the morning. After school, all students ride a transfer bus to the middle school. If the transfer bus is not their home bus, they will switch at the middle school. • All changes in bus transportations will need to go through the transportation department which they will then notify the CBIS office to create a bus pass for the student. • Franklin Community School Corporation Transportation Office: 346-8770
Open House • Schedule Pick-up • Wed. July 30 – CBIS will be open for 5th & 6th graders to pick up schedules Office hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. • Pay book rental • Have school pictures taken • Receive locker assignments
Student Activities • Student Council • Service Learning Club • Production Studio • Aquarium Club • Drama Club • Choir • Robotics Club
School Spirit School Colors:Royal Blue, White & Black School Mascot : Bear Cub – Grizz!
Web Site Information Custer Baker Intermediate School updates our web site on a regular basis. Please make sure to visit www.franklinschools/cbis.org for information regarding tips for starting the new school year. You may also follow us Facebook and Twitter!
Custer Baker Intermediate School See you next year!