Meet Mark Corley, the newest BSAC Blue Wave Swim Coach! Originally from the Midwest, he brings 30 years of prior coaching experience to our team. In 2008, he moved to Jacksonville and later learned about BSAC through his friendship with Coach Rich Rogers and through the many meets he attended here with other teams. “Blue [...]
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With summertime just around the corner, we felt it was extremely important to give our students a quick lesson on water safety. With the help of the Director of Aquatics at BSAC, Theresa Hickey, students were taught the importance of practicing safe habits while having fun in the water.
The local police k-9 unit paid Lithia Springs a special visit today and gave our students an informative presentation on all of the hard work that police dogs do for their job. Students were able to ask questions and watch the police dog perform various commands.
In celebration of National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, students created a booth and surprised their parents and guardians with free cookies.
Today, students worked on created personalized thank you cards to give to their teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week! They loved getting to use colored paper and markers to create their special thank you cards.
Students at Stowers BASE came together to create a special thank you gift to show their appreciation for the school's nurse. Each student wrote a thank you note onto a bandage and placed the bandages onto a picture frame. The students were then able to personally give the nurse her special gift!
To show our teachers how much we appreciate them, we made them a special banner. The banner read "Wild about our teachers and staff"!
Second and third grade BASE students were challenged to use their creativity and engineering skills to create a structure that could stand on its own. Students were supplied with twenty-four craft sticks, binder clips, and clothespins to create their sturdy structures.
April showers brought us beautiful May flowers! Students worked hard using colorful pieces of paper to create flowers.
To celebrate Earth Day, our students participated in a community clean up of Lithia Springs Elementary School. Students learned about the importance of keeping our environment clean and the effects of trash on the environment.