Environmental Education

Dear Bolinas-Stinson Families,

So many new and exciting changes for the upcoming school year!  Check out the latest updates below and feel free to contact me with questions or suggestions.

NEW INTERIM BSUSD ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN

The Board of Trustees, at the last special board meeting, clarified the timeline and structure of the BSUSD Interim Administrative Plan for the upcoming school year when John begins to transition into his new role as Marin County Superintendent. Please let me know if you have any questions regarding the following administrative staffing plan and timeline.


August 2022

  • MCOE will contract with BSUSD for one day of John Carroll's work week to begin his transition to Marin County Superintendent
  • Michelle Stephens assumes the role of Interim Assistant Superintendent/Principal and begins training/transition to become the Interim Superintendent/Principal 
  • Ilie Watterson assumes the role of .5 Assistant Principal and .5 Middle School Math Teacher

January 2023

  • Ilie continues in role of .5 Assistant Principal and .5 Middle School Math Teacher
  • Michelle assumes the role of Interim Superintendent/Principal
  • John formally assumes the role of Marin County Superintendent

August 2023

  • Ilie continues in role of .5 Assistant Principal and .5 Middle School Math Teacher
  • Michelle continues in the role of Interim Superintendent/Principal
  • The Board of Trustees begin to gather stakeholder input and develop a sustainable BSUSD Administrative Staffing Plan that addresses school needs 

March-June 2024

  • Ilie continues in role of .5 Assistant Principal and .5 Middle School Math Teacher
  • Michelle continues in the role of Interim Superintendent/Principal
  • Board finalizes BSUSD Administrative Staffing Plan and begins the process to identify and hire needed administrative staff

July/August 2025

  • New BSUSD Administrative staff is in place 

VOLUNTARY COVID TESTING RECOMMENDED FOR FAMILIES BEFORE SCHOOL STARTS

Marin County Office of Education is recommending that all families participate in voluntary COVID testing before school begins. Please stop by our District Office at 125 Olema Bolinas Road, anytime between 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, Monday thru Friday, to pick up tests for your family. Thank you for your cooperation!


2022-23 SCHOOL CALENDAR & DAILY SCHEDULE 

This year's Master Schedule is truly the magnum opus of school schedules. Please note the start and end times on both campuses. Please use this link to view the full Master Schedule  for specific details at each grade level (details & specials subject to change).


Stinson Campus Arrival & Dismissal Times

Pre-K and Kindergarten will be observing “A Gentle Start” early dismissal time for our youngest students as they transition back to school. The Gentle Start early dismissal times will run from Wednesday, August 17th - Friday, September 2nd. Please check our Bus Schedule on BSUSD.org for more detailed bus schedules.


Pre-K Arrival & Dismissal Times

  • Arrival for 3 & 4 year olds: 9:00 AM
  • Dismissal for 3 year olds: 12:30 PM
  • Gentle Start Early Dismissal for 4 year olds: 1:30 (from Wednesday, August 17 - Friday, September 2, 2022)
  • Regular Dismissal for 4 year olds: 2:30 PM on M,T,Th,F; 1:30 on Wednesdays. Regular schedule begins Tuesday, September 6, 2022 (Monday is Labor Day, No School)

Kindergarten Arrival & Dismissal Times

  • Arrival for all kindergarteners: 8:30 AM, School begins at 8:35 AM
  • Gentle Start ~ Early Dismissal for Kindergarteners: 1:30 (from Wednesday, August 17 - Friday, September 2, 2022)
  • Regular Dismissal times below for kindergarten begins Tuesday, September 6, 2022 (Monday is Labor Day, No School)
    • Monday and Friday Dismissal from Stinson Campus: 2:50 PM 
    • Tuesday and Thursday Dismissal from Bolinas Campus: 3:05 PM 
    • Wednesday Dismissal from the Stinson Campus: 1:50 PM

1st Grade Arrival & Dismissal Times

  • Arrival for 1st Grade: 8:30, School begins at 8:35 AM
  • Monday and Friday Dismissal from Stinson Campus: 2:50 PM 
  • Tuesday and Thursday Dismissal from Bolinas Campus: 3:05 PM 
  • Wednesday Dismissal from the Stinson Campus: 1:50 PM

Bolinas Campus Arrival & Dismissal Times

  • Arrival for Grades 2-8: 8:15-8:30 AM (Bell Rings)
  • School Begins: 8:30 AM
  • Dismissal on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 3:05 PM 
  • *Wednesday Early Dismissal for Staff Articulations Day: 2:05 PM 
    • *Early dismissal days are an important time for staff to meet, plan, and participate in professional development activities to provide the best educational experience for our students.

STAY INFORMED ~ GET OUR NEW UPDATED BSUSD APP!

We have been hard at work updating our website and our district's mobile app! You can download the newest version of our BSUSD App, available on both android and iPhone platforms. We want our website to be easy to use and and helpful for our students, staff, and families. Please let us know if something is missing or not working for you.


We will continue to send out notifications to parents who have signed up for that service with us. If you have any questions or would like to sign up for important updates and notifications from our school, please contact Johanna Scutt at johannas@bolinas-stinson.org.


More to come soon!


Warmly,

Michelle