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The school's book fair will be held from October 27-November 4 between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm. The book fair will also remain open on November 2 and November 3 during those teacher work days. Students will be unable to check books out of the library during this time but have designated browse and buying times for the book fair. We hope to see you many of you there purchasing from the many great book options that are available.
Click the link above to access all notes sent home in the Wednesday folders. If you are still receiving paper copies of these notes and wish to go paperless, notify the office and they will make the change for you.
Primary Years Program
Belvedere Elementary is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. The IB Primary Years Program (PYP) is a rigorous, internationally recognized educational program for all students. It helps students to take an active part in their education, learn about the world around them, and use what they are learning to make a difference in the world. Through the PYP, students become globally--minded thinkers, inquirers, and problem solvers.
For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org
Community Internet Access
Our local community offers many avenues for access to computers and the Internet. To see a list of local libraries with computers available for use, click here. For information on the Computer Clubhouse at Bailey's Community Center, click here. If you do not have Internet access at home, you may qualify for the Cox Connect2Compete low cost Internet program (click here).
Our Mission Statement
At Belvedere, our mission is to create a community of globally-minded, life-long learners who are prepared to face the challenges of a 21st century world.
Our staff works collaboratively to engage students in challenging, real-world learning opportunities. Through these opportunities, students will become innovative thinkers and problem solvers who value diversity. They will use their knowledge to take responsible action and in doing so, help to create a better, more peaceful world.