North Bay Haven Charter Academy K-5

9/26/17 Email Blast

Please be sure to check the school calendar frequently. It can be found on the bayhaven.orgwebsite.



Elementary Student Government Association

An Elementary Student Government Association is being founded in order to serve the students of NBHCA Elementary. One representative from each class in Grades 3, 4 and 5 will be elected to serve as a member.


S.G.A. will meet one day per month from 2:45 – 3:30 p.m. Representatives will serve the school in a variety of ways. Students that are interested in running for class representative should complete the attached application and return it completed in FULL by Friday, September 29th.


Please contact Heather Wooten with any questions at




Movers for Mutts

We are accepting donation for Movers for Mutts, a program to help local animal shelters. They are seeking dish washing soap, liquid laundry detergent, hand soap, bath wipes, paper towels, kitty litter, Purina cat and dog food.




The PTSP meeting is today, Sept. 26th at 5:30 PMThe 2nd Graders will perform after the meeting. All 2nd Graders should meet Mrs. Enfinger in the gym at 5:15. They should wear their Buccaneer blue polo and khaki uniform bottoms.




Tommy Hilfiger Uniform Sale Sept 22-27

As you start thinking about colder weathernees—or maybe “freshening” a few items for your students wardrobe, Tommy Hilfiger School Uniforms wants to save you money!  They are offering 20% off all product and logo applications, Friday, September 22nd through Wednesday, the 27th.


  • 20% Off Entire Purchase (includes products + logo fees; excludes shipping and tax)
    • ValidFriday 9/22 through Wednesday 9/27 
    • This promo code is required at checkout: FALL20OFF




Free and Reduced Lunch Applications
If you have not filled out a Free and Reduced Lunch Application for this school year, you must do now as the deadline was Friday, September 22.  Any application not approved as of Friday, September 22 is now considered a paid status.  If you are unsure about your status, please email Jennifer Stovall (NBH) or Tammy Surber (BH)




October Breakfast/Lunch Menu

Please see attached




Parking/Drop Off and Pick Up Reminders
Parents, do not drop off or pick up your child in a road- this is not allowedYou must pick up your child or drop him/her off in the designated spot or park. This is a huge safety issue. Also, please drive with patience and focus. Phones should be put away and drive slow. Safety is our number one focus during this time so please help us out. Thank you.




Elementary Yearbooks

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Yearbooks are on sale right now for the cheapest price they'll be all year, $35.  You can buy them online at, or you can bring a check or cash to Ms. Lensink in room 112 (in the high school).  Our yearbooks sell out every year.  Don't miss out!





NBH MEN-tors program is designed for a dad, or father figure, to be able to come to the school and volunteer for the day. Dads will be given a schedule that will allow them to spend time in their child’s classroom and special areas, along with helping in the lunch room and monitoring hallways. MEN-tors will also be given a free t-shirt and their picture taken with their child to be put on the recognition board. This is a great opportunity to get 8 volunteer hours completed!

Click on the blogspot link to Sign Up to become a Buccaneer Men-tor and for information -

For more information, contact Tim Parker



Lost and Found

Lost and found items will be kept in the elementary lunchroom for 1 week. Any item with a name on it will be return to the student. After a week we will donate the unclaimed items to a benevolent organization.




NBH Families,


Your PTSP Walk-A-Thon "1,000 Steps to Success" FUNdraiser ends Oct. 3rd.  Please see the attached for information regarding the Walk-A-Thon (including High School Clash of Classes), what it's for, what it does and how you can help.


Also, there are many new volunteer spots open for the FUNales, for more information on that: Go to, As always, you do not have to volunteer in your grade only, ANY volunteers hours count towards your family required 20 hrs.


Michele Krane

(c) 624-4762





Family Bingo Game Night

PTSP presents Family Bingo Game night!

Please join us Thursday, October 19th from 5:30-7:00 for a Spaghetti Dinner and Family Bingo game night

Prizes for winners include passes to Rockit Lanes, Coconut Creek and Zoo World!


The event is free but please RSVP for an accurate count for food.






We are kicking off our box tops collection! This year we will be having monthly winners based upon who brings in the most box tops each month. The class with the most can earn a special snack!

There will be a box upfront to put box tops in that will be collected at the beginning and end of each month.

Letters and information about box tops will be going home this week!


If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Gibson at 850-814-1102




There are a few spots left to help with sno-cones. Please follow the link below and sign up for this event. We have sno-cones every other Friday on spirit days!


Walk-A-Thon is in full swing!! Please check the link below for volunteer opportunities to assist with this awesome event!


THANK YOU to all those who came out on Saturday and helped to lay sod around the elementary loop! 72 pallets of sod were placed in 5 1/2 hours due to the 100+ volunteers that came out! It was hard work and the grass is looking great!!


If you have any questions regarding volunteer spots, please contact Jessica Gibson at 850-814-1102.



Upcoming Events - Check the calendar for details

Sept. 26th - After school art club

Sept. 26th - After school choir club

Sept. 28th - After school Art Club

Sept. 28th - After school FCA, Jr. Club

Sept. 29th - Spirit Day and Snocones

Oct. 2-6th - Homecoming Week! Get ready for LOTS OF EXCITEMENT!!!! 

Oct. 2nd - Pirates and Princesses 

Oct. 3rd - Disney Twin Day

Oct. 3rd - After school Art Club

Oct. 3rd - After school Choir Club

Oct. 4th - Disney Movie Day

Oct. 5th - Super Hero Day

Oct. 5th - Homecoming Parade, 9-10 AM

Oct. 5th - After school Art Club

Oct. 5th - BHCA, Inc. Board Meeting

Oct. 6th - Buccaneer Spirit Day

Oct. 6th - 1000 Steps Walk-a-thon! All students who contribute at least $25.00 get to participate.

Oct. 6th - Homecoming Football game




North Bay Haven Elementary Charter Academy

1 Buccaneer Dr

Panama City, FL 32404

(P) 850-248-0205

(F) 850-215-0644