Fifth grade students took time to study our local stream-- the Esopus Creek. Students participated in activities that included studying evidence of beavers, collecting macroinvertabrates, and looking at them up close using magnifying glasses.....select the link above for more
It’s Poem in Your Pocket Day! Poetry was all a buzz in Bennett as students and staff shared poetry throughout the day. We had a great time experiencing poetry in different ways: Read Poems, wrote our favorite lines in chalk, graffiti boards in our hallways invited staff and students to write favorite lines of poetry, poems displayed on the walls and an exciting Poetry Slam during lunch as a culminating activity! What fun we had celebrating literacy!.....select the link above for more
Uhadi, an all-star jazz band from Johannesburg, South Africa, paid a visit to Bennett Intermediate School on April 12. The illustrious visitors held a music workshop for members of the Beginning Bennett Jazz Band (Grades 4-5, Select Bennett Jazz Ensemble (Grades 5-6), and the Junior High Jazz Ensemble (Grades 6, 7, and 8).....select the link above for more
Experience the irresistible grooves of South African jazz that inspired Paul Simon's Graceland with UHADI, masters of Johannesburg's jazz scene. Following their successful 2014 U.S. tour, UHADI comes to the Fisher Center for the final performance of their 2015 nationwide tour in a salute to Africa and will do a workshop here with the Bennett Intermediate Jazz Ensembles, April 12 from 2:30-4:15.....select the link above for more
Friday, March 4th, the students in grades 4 - 8 had a fun filled evening playing dodgeball. The event is an annual one sponsored by the Student Government and the Imagine Foundation. We thank everyone for their continued support for this event. It's safe to say that the evening was enjoyed again!.....select the link above for more
no after school activities on
Tuesday, May 17th
Tuesday, May 24th
Thursday, May 26th
Spring Cleaning=Summer Reading
Are your shelves filled with books you no longer want or need? Please consider sending them in to Bennett for the second annual "Bennett Book Boogie." We are planning a two-day event this year - hoping to send home a self-selected book or two with every student!
Just bring books to room 19
Ms. Szakmary - before June 15th.
3:30 PM - 4:20 PM After School Activities - Session Six Ends
3:45 PM BN PTA Meeting