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Mr. Ellis PhotoFrom Mr. Ellis

New Post: Happy New Year All Star Families!  January has arrived, and so has the frigid weather!  Keep an eye on the section "Upcoming Events" for all of the activities that are going on around Beacon Tree Elementary.

As many of you already know, order forms have been sent home for our yearbooks.  We are going to be taking orders up until February 28th!  Please make sure that you get your order in as soon as possible.  We have a new company that we are working with and I am excited to see the final product.  This year we have a book that will have 12 more pages (totaling 44) and cost a dollar less ($10.00)!  We are excited about the new company, and the fact that we are able to have students help create the yearbook with us!  I can't wait to see the final product that they come up with!

Please do not forget to sign up for PowerSchool!  As mentioned earlier, the UCS is going to utilize this system for report cards. Please contact our office about gaining access to your PowerSchool account so that you will be able to receive the digital report cards. Our next marking period ends in mid January, and report cards will be made available digitally on January 26th.  We want to make sure that all of our families are prepared for this transition.  If you have any questions, please feel free to give us a call and we can assist you.

All The Best,
Mr. Ellis

The January Newsletter is now available at this link.

PowerSchool Parent Portal Information is available at this link.


Vision

All children have the right to a rigorous, high-quality education which meets their individual needs. Beacon Tree Elementary as part of Utica Community Schools will respect, encourage and empower each and every student to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to be successful, contributing members of a diverse community and global society.

Mission

The Beacon Tree staff, in partnership with parents and the community, will guide, support, and encourage all students to reach their maximum potential as lifelong learners and responsible citizens.

Throughout the school year, Beacon Tree Elementary has some fun activities scheduled!  Please check our "Upcoming Events" section for actual dates and times for these activities!  Also, keep an eye out on the "From Mr. Ellis" section for updates and important information in and around Beacon Tree Elementary!

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.   

Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students and staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link