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Name: Jen Gallo
Date registered: June 10, 2014

Latest posts

  1. 2017 Holiday Ball is here!!! — November 22, 2017
  2. BSS Bucks for Bobcats – Fall Fundraiser is here!!! — November 16, 2017
  3. BSS Choice Open House Tour Dates — November 7, 2017
  4. Help Wanted! — August 7, 2017
  5. SPIRITWEAR!!! — August 26, 2016

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2017 Holiday Ball is here!!!

The new 2017 Brandywine Springs Holiday Ball is ready to order. The Holiday Ball Ornament designed by our very own Mr. K!! These can be personalized with a year or name (or both!). Only $8 ($10 with personalization or $15 with both the year and name)! See the backside of this to order, stop by …

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BSS Bucks for Bobcats – Fall Fundraiser is here!!!

Last week our kids had a blast celebrating spirit week and enjoyed the Education Celebration Pep Rally. All of this was in preparation for our annual fall fundraising Campaign, Bucks for Bobcats. All money raised by the PTO goes directly toward enhancing and improving our school THIS YEAR -including teacher and classroom grants, scholarships, student …

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BSS Choice Open House Tour Dates

Do you know anyone interested in joining our BSS community? Choice Open House Tour Dates for BSS are November 16, November 30, December 14 and January 4. Tours will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m. Parents should contact the office in advance so the tour guide is prepared for the group.


Help Wanted!

We need your help to make our wonderful school events run smoothly!  Please see the below list of committees/activities and let us know if you can help by sending an email to  Every little bit counts and there is something for everyone! As always, thank for your support! Help Wanted 2017-18  




Back to School Newsletter

Please take a minute to navigate the website, sign up to join the PTO, complete the Directory form, sign up to volunteer, see a list of current committees/positions and get information on how you can help the school by participating in PTO-driven activities and fundraisers. Back to School Newsletter 2016-17-2


Middle School Fall Sports Info!!!


2017-18 Supply Lists

Are you ready for school?  Our teachers sure are! Kindergarten Supply List First Grade Supply List Second Grade Supply List Third Grade Supply List Fourth Grade Supply List Fifth Grade Supply List Sixth Grade Supply List Seventh Grade Supply List Eighth Grade Supply List  


Great Schools Clean Streams

Thank you to all who pledged. BSS was awarded an honorable mention and $200. Thank you!  


Teacher of the Year

Congratulations, Dr. Townsend on being named BSS Teacher of the Year!


PCAD presentation

Thank you, Prevent Child Abuse Delaware, for your informative presentation.  Please find the Power Point Presentation as well as the PCAD Brochure. For more information or to register for a training session visit, please visit their website.  PCAD will also be doing presentations to our K-2 graders this year.


Box Tops

Box Top Competition Dates are as follows: Grades 3-5 will run from October 2nd – 16th Grades K-2 will run from December 4th – 18th Grades 6-8 will run from February 8th to the first winning class Just clip the Box Tops from the products you already buy (and look for special offers at Acme …

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Smarter Balanced Results

The Department Of Education has released the Smarter Balanced Assessment Results.  Results are divided by State, District and School Performance.


School Store

The school store is now open for school year:  Mondays and Wednesdays 8:30-8:45


Reminder App Texts

Want reminders from school and your child’s specific grade/sport texted right to your phone? Sign up for the Reminder App. Text 81010 and use the following codes: Kindergarten @bsskinder First Grade @bss1st Second Grade @bss2nd Third Grade @bss3rd Fourth Grade @bss4th Fifth Grade @bss5th Sixth Grade @bss6 Seventh Grade @bss7 Eighth Grade @bss8 Whole School @bssallkids Sports …

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Smarter Balance

Curious about the new state wide testing?  Visit RCCSD’s smarter balance_ParentQA section for more information.


Welcome BSS Families and Teachers!

Brandywine Springs Parent Teacher Organization (BSS PTO) welcomes all of our parents, guardians, and teachers to join us at our monthly meetings.   We hope you will join us in the fall! In the meantime, here are some…PTO MYTHBUSTERS! Myth:  The PTO is just for stay-at-home moms. FACT:  The PTO is for everyone!  Our volunteers …

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