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Wednesday, December 12

  •  Students at Bowditch Middle School, make sure to come to the blacktop TODAY during lunch to see students of the Bowditch choir perform holiday favorites and pop songs.
  • Thursday is PAJAMA DAY! Wear your PJ’s to school!
  • There are still spots left in the Lip Sync Pep Rally. Send your group names and song to Ms. Padilla.
  • The Door decorating contest will be judged this Wednesday at 2nd period!
    If you are missing items, please come check the Lost & Found! All items remaining  after school on Thursday will be donated. (Please repeat daily until Thursday, December 20th).
  • Mr. Umberger's class will be closed at lunch from Dec. 17-20 due to teacher meetings.
  • Student Council will meet after school in room 4.   
  • Philosophy Club meets Mondays  in room 13. See you there.
  • Eco Club: "Every year 3.5 billion to 7 billion trees are cut down, and about 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in the ocean every year. Join ECO club, and participate in fun events at Bowditch and the Bay Area alike! All the ideas will come from you, so come ready with ideas, your lunch, and friends! Students and teachers are both welcome!! Mondays at lunch in 32. 7 billion people. One earth. A difference."



Incoming 6th grade parents are welcome to sign up for a tour for ONE session below. Tours are for parents/guardians only. Please do not bring 5th graders, or siblings of any age. Please arrange for childcare prior to the tour, as children may not be left unattended in the front office. 5th graders will have opportunities later in the year to visit the campus prior to school starting in the Fall. 
Tours will be held on Tuesday, January 15th and Friday, January 18th at 9:00am and 1:00pm.
Sign-up today!


It's cold and flu season!

Are you wondering if you should you send your child to school? Check out the recommended guidelines to make an informed decision.

2018-19 Important Dates

  • November 12th, NO SCHOOL, Veteran's Day
  • November 21st - November 23rd, NO SCHOOL, Thanksgiving Break
  • December 21st - January 4th, NO SCHOOL, Winter Break

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Bowditch Middle School is A California Distinguished School