Tuesday, December 12- 3rd grade Spelling Bee (8:45 – 10:15) 2nd grade Spelling Bee (10:30 – 12:00)
Wednesday, December 13- Early dismissal (K- 12:25 & 1st – 3rd- 1:53)

Monday, December 18- Flutophone/Drama Performance (1:30 in the cafeteria)
-All parents of 3rd graders and Drama students invited

Thursday, December 21- Winter Assemblies (9:00, 10:00 and 1:45 in the cafeteria)
-Parent invitations will be sent home with students who are performing.

Friday, December 22- Minimum Day (1:38 dismissal)
Monday, December 25th through Friday, January 5- NO SCHOOL (Winter Vacation)


Bessie Owens Primary

815 Potomac Avenue
Bakersfield, California 93307
(661) 631-5420
Fax- (661) 859-0913

Sarita Arredondo
Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.