Bradley Messenger 2.1.24 – Thursday Edition!

Posted 02/02/2024

School News

  • Reminder: NO SCHOOL TOMORROW, February 2. It’s Bradley First Friday!
  • Bradley Yearbook: Order your Bradley yearbook now through TreeRing! You get to customize 2 pages which makes your yearbook SPECIAL to YOU! See the flier HERE  or follow this LINK
  • Job Opportunities at Bradley: We have a full time paraprofessional position as well as a part time afternoon ECE paraprofessional available. Please check the DPS Job Board and search for jobs at Bradley!
  • School Choice 2024-25: Open Choice Enrollment Round 1 will close February 12, 2024 at 4:00pm. All ECE families have to submit a Choice Application. 5th grade families should submit a choice application if they are trying to attend a middle school that is not their boundary school.
  • Lunch Menu: Monthly Menus
  • VOLUNTEER: Volunteers in the school must fill out the DPS Volunteer form each year and must be cleared before volunteering in the classroom. DPS Volunteer

News from the Nurse:

  • For students who are ill, please call the Attendance Line at 720.424.9398 
  • ILLNESS SYMPTOMS- If your student has a fever or exhibits any symptoms related to COVID-19 or any other infectious disease they must stay home and avoid coming to school. Anyone with a fever or vomiting must remain home and fever-free for 24 hours without taking fever-reducing medication. Please continue to call the attendance line to report absences. 
  • Students who present these symptoms at school will be sent home (Fever, vomiting, coughing, cruddy/runny nose, etc.)
  • NUTS: Please make sure that you don’t bring items with nuts into the classroom, as we have students with allergies to nuts.
  • MEDICATION: If your student needs medicine during the school day, please contact our nurse Shayla Marak at 720-424-9394 to discuss the necessary paperwork.


  • CSC Budget Meeting: January 26, 2024
  • Next Meeting is February 14 at 3:00pm in the Library (Childcare provided)

PTO Happenings:

  • Read-a-Thon: Thank you Bradley community! We are incredibly grateful and proud of our readers and supporters which helped to make the Read-a-Thon fundraiser such a huge success. Students read 347,640 total minutes!!! And we have raised over $28,000! Donations are still being accepted through Monday, 2/5 (and will count towards student prizes – log into your student’s account to donate). Remember a portion of the proceeds go directly back to your student’s classroom! Thank you so much for your support!
  • Bradley PTO Meeting – Join the Bradley PTO Meeting at 7:00pm via Zoom. Join here Zoom link (same for all meetings): Meeting ID: 925 3095 1563 | Passcode: Eagle By phone: 719-359-4580 (Phone passcode: 000263)
  • Backpack Program February Food Drive: It’s that time again! Our February food drive for the backpack program is the 12th-15th. This month we will be collecting Jiffy corn muffin mix, boxes of cereal, loafs of bread, jerky, bags of apples, clementines and whole carrots as well as monetary donations to be used for future food bank purchases. Thank you so much for your support!
  • Mark your calendars! Bradley Dines Out is at Dough Counter (Yale and Colorado Blvd) on Wednesday, February 13 all day, all sales! No code needed, just show up and enjoy pizza (even gluten free ones!). 
  • Bradley PTO is on INSTAGRAM! Bradley PTO is now on Instagram! Follow us for updates, reminders and information! Scan the QR code or search “Bradley International IB PTO.”
  • King Soopers account linking information – Go to —> sign into your account —> click on my account —> scroll down to community rewards —> enter Bradley International School PTO.
  • Check out the PTO website for full details and future meeting dates. 

Community News

Join Discovery Link for K-5 summer camp at these locations: Bromwell | Denison | Dora Moore | Isabella Bird | Lowry | Slavens | Swigert | Valdez | Willow Summer In the City 2024 Registration Opens January 23rd Camp Dates: June 10th – August 2nd, 2024 Camp Time: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm Camp Cost: $55.00 Per Day

  • Eisenhower Rec Center: Check out the daily events at Eisenhower and the upcoming Pup or Treat Costume Contest: Eisenhower

Upcoming Important Dates to Remember

February 2 – NO SCHOOL – First Friday
February 8 – Bradley PTO General Meeting – Zoom 7:00pm
February 9 – 3rd Grade Market Day
February 9  – 4th Grade Economonopoly -Room 217
February 9 – 100th Day of School

February 12 – 15 – Cupid Spirit Week
February 12 – Round 1 SchoolChoice Closes – 4:00pm
February 13 – Bradley Dines Out – Dough Counter – all day
February 14 – Kids Heart Challenge Assembly & Cupid Shuffle
February 14 – CSC Meeting – Library 3:00pm
February 15 – Bradley IB Family Math Night 5:30-7:00pm
February 16 – NO SCHOOL – Teacher Planning Day
February 19 – NO SCHOOL – Presidents’ Day
February 29 – End of Session 3 After School Enrichment
March 1 – 2nd Trimester ENDS (Progress Reports in Parent Portal)
March 1 – NO SCHOOL – First Friday
March 8 – NO ECE Classes – Teacher Training Day
March 12 – Bradley Dines Out – Birdcall – all day
March 13 – CSC Meeting – Zoom 6:00pm
March 14 – Bradley PTO Meeting – Library 3:00pm
March 16 – Destination Imagination Competition
March 22 – Lifetouch Spring Class & Individual Picture Day
March 25-29 – NO SCHOOL – Spring Break
April 1 – NO SCHOOL – Cesar Chavez Day
April 2 – Students Return to School


2023-2024 Bradley Calendar

Have a great 3-Day weekend!