St. Helens Day Breakers
Serving the Children of the World

 

THE BRINGING UP GRADES PROGRAM AWARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS FOR THEIR ACHIEVEMENTS THROUGH CERTIFICATES AND POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT.   

    

               

 

 GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY DAY BREAKERS ORGANIZER   FOR THE KIWANIS "BRING UP GRADES" PROGRAM PARTICIPATED THE 2017 CHILDRENS FAIR.

THE CHILDREN'S FAIR ACTIVITY WAS A LADY

BUG PAPER PROJECT MADE OUT OF COFFEE FILTERS PROVIDED BY THE LOCAL SKINNY'S GAS & MARKET.

 

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BUG CERTIFICATE PARTIES JUNE 12TH & 13TH 

  

 

 

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FRIDAY APRIL 22, 2017 SEED PLANTING

 

GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY AND GRAMMA DENA NELSON

ALONG WITH OTHER DAY BREAKERS STAN CHIOTTI,

JOE NELSON, COLLEEN DELONG AND LYNNE PETTIT HELPED

MRS WENTWORTH'S FIRST GRADE CLASS WITH A HANDS ON

SESSION IN SEED PLANTING.  THE SEEDS WERE PROVIDED

BY THE COLUMBIA PACIFIC FOOD BANK FROM A

DONATION FROM BI-MART.

   

 

THE CLUB CONTINUED ON TO MRS PARKS' 4TH GRADE

CLASSROOM IN THE AFTERNOON TO DO A PLANTING PROJECT.

THE GROUP WAS JOINED BY JOE AND DEBI CORSIGLIA.

   

   

 

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GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY THANKS THOSE DAY BREAKERS CLUB MEMBERS

WHO HELPED OUT WITH THE BUG READING PROGRAM DURING HER

RECOVERY AFTER HER RECENT FALL. 

JOE CORSIGLIA, STAN CHIOTTI, MITSY PONCE [NOT PICTURED],

JOE & DENA NELSON RECIEVED A THANK YOU.

    

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BUG CERTIFICATE PARTIES

FEBRUARY 16 & 21, 2017

LEWIS & CLARK ELEMENTARY CLASSROOMS HAVE A PARTY FOR BRINGING

UP THEIR GRADES IN READING COMPREHENSION .

MRS. PARKS, MISS WENTWORTH AND MISS BEDFORD'S CLASSES PARTICIPATED,

   

   

  

    

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MCBRIDE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOMS HELD THEIR BRINGING UP GRADES PARTY.

MRS. STEWART, MS. MCCOY AND MRS. HEATH'S CLASSES WERE INCLUDED.

 

  

 

 

 

GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY MISSED THE CELEBRATIONS DUE TO A FALL BUT

ALL THE KIDS SIGNED A HUGE GET WELL CARD FOR GRAMMA DENA. 

  

GRAMMA DENA NELSON BROUGHT IT TO HER ON A VISIT ALONG WITH A

PHOTO ALBUM OF BOTH SCHOOL'S BUG CERTIFICATE PARTIES

WITH GET WELL WISHES FROM THE DAYBREAKER CLUB MEMBERS.

 

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LEWIS & CLARK ELEMENTARY STUDENTS PARTICIPATED IN BUG COLORING CONTEST

 

   

   

 

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THANK YOU TO LOCAL BUSINESS MEMBERS IN THE COMMUNITY FOR SUPPORTING THE LEWIS & CLARK AND MCBRIDE SCHOOL'S BUG PROGRAMS

 

DENA NELSON [FAR LEFT], DENA CHESNEY [LEFT] MEGAN TOLLE [RIGHT] MARILYN ALLEN [FAR RIGHT]

MEGAN TOLLE REPRESENTING ST HELENS COMMUNITY CREDIT UNION PRESENTED A DONATION OF $150.00 TO THE BUG GRAMMAS.

ALSO JOINING OUR GREAT TEAM OF BUSINESS BUGS IS COLUMBIA FAMILY VISION CARE DOCTOR RODMAN MADE A DONATION OF $150.00.

DAY BREAKERS VICE PRESIDENT MARILYN ALLEN PRESENTS THE CHECK SHE RECIEVED FROM THE VISION CENTER TO BRING -UP-GRADES ORGANIZER DENA CHESNEY.

DENA CHESNEY RECIEVES MR. IVERSON'S DONATION FROM MARILYN AS PRESIDENT JOE CORSIGLIA LOOKS ON.

KEVIN IVERSON OF STATE FARM INSURANCE BECAME OUR FOURTH BUSINESS BUG SUPPORTING THE BRING-UP-GRADES PROGRAM WITH A GREAT DONATION OF $150.00 DONATION .  WHEN YOU ARE VISITING HIS OFFICES PLEASE THANK HIM.

 

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MCBRIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

JOINS THE BUG PROGRAM

 

FIFTH GRADE TEACHERS JOIN IN BUG PROGRAM

MRS. STEWART [LEFT] MRS MCCOY [MIDDLE] MRS HEATH [RIGHT]

"GRAMMA" DENA CHESNEY [SEATED] 

 

BUGS AT THE CHILDREN'S FAIR

 

  

 

 

BUG PROGRAM 2016 TEAM

THE 2016 BUG TEAM HAS A NEW MEMBER

OUR FIRST BUSINESS BUG.

DAY BREAKER MEMBER MICHAEL ISMERT HAS PLEDGED HIS SUPPORT TO THE BUG PROGRAM AS WELL AS $150.00. 

MICHAEL ISMERT INSURANCE AGENCY INC.

 

PRES. JOE [LEFT] MICHAEL ISMERT [RIGHT]

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MCBRIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

WE ARE VERY EXCITED TO WELCOME MCBRIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

TO THE BUG PROGRAM. 

LEWIS & CLARK ELEMENTARY

 

MRS BEDFORD FAR LEFT] MRS PARKS [2ND LEFT] MISS WENTWORTH [MIDDLE]

GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY [RIGHT]  AND GRAMMA "DEE" DENA NELSON [FAR RIGHT]

  "GRAMMA" Dena Chesney {left}  Kiwanis Day Breakers Bug Advisor

Mrs. Parks {right}  Faculty Advisor for Bug at Lewis & Clark Elementary

GRAMMA DENA CHESNEY [LEFT] LINDA PARKS [MIDDLE]

GRAMMA DENA NELSON [RIGHT]

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BUG CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION DAY

 

               

 

 

 

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PICTURES TO FOLLOW

THE BUG PROGRAM KIDS WILL BE DOING AN IN CLASSROOM  PLANTING PROJECT ON FRIDAY APRIL 22 8:00- 8:30 AM.

LAST FALL THE COLUMBIA PACIFIC FOOD BANK RECEIVED A VERY LARGE DONATION OF SEED PACKETS.  THE CLASS WILL BE USING SOME OF THOSE IN THEIR PLANTING PROJECT. 

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BUG CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION DAY

    JUNE 10, 2016 9:30 AM DAY BREAKERS WILL BE IN MRS. PARKS CLASSROOM          FOR THE PRESENTATION OF ACHIEVEMENT CERTIFICATES.

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KIWANIAN "GRAMMA" DENA CHESNEY & MRS PARKS,

FACULTY ADVISOR FOR THE BUG PROGRAM AT LEWIS & CLARK

HARD AT WORK PLANNING UPCOMING BUG PROJECTS

               

 

BUG CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION DAY

FRIDAY JANUARY 22ND AT 1:15

ASSISTANT PRINCIPLE DUSTIN SALIBURY OF LEWIS AND CLARK ELEMENTARY 

SPOKE AT THE JANUARY 27, 2016 ST HELENS SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD MEETING.

HE WAS UPDATING THE BOARD MEMBERS ON ACTIVITIES AT THE SCHOOL.

HE NOTED THE POSITIVE RESULTS FROM THE BUG PROGRAM INTRODUCED

TO MRS. PARKS' 4TH GRADE CLASS THIS SCHOOL YEAR. 

HE MENTIONED THE KIWANIS CLUB VISITORS AT THE PRESENTATION OF

CERTIFICATES AND THE POPCORN PARTY FOLLOWING.

    


PLEASE ALSO VIEW THE BUG PROGRAM CERTIFICATE PARTY PICTURE

AND COMMENTS ON THE ST HELENS SCHOOL DISTRICT WESITE.

www.sthelens.k12.or.us.org

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     FUN WITH BUGS AT THE CHILDREN'S FAIR

                        

DENA CHESNEY AND MONICA CADE ARE THE KIWANIS ADVISORS

TO THE FOURTH GRADE CLASS AT LEWIS & CLARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.  

THE FACULTY ADVISOR  MRS. PARK IS THE CLASSES' TEACHER.

                                                   

 

BUG CERTIFICATES AWARDS

THE "BUG LADY"  DEBI BRIMACOMBE OSU MASTER GARDENER EXPLAINING

HER AWESOME BUG COLLECTION TO CHILDREN AT THE FAIR.