Bi-Cultural Begins School Year with Excitement and Energy

Posted on: August 29th, 2016 by admin
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Jewish studies teacher Yospa Lieberman sits with third-grader Joshua Zev during the morning Tefillah prayers on the first day of school. (Photo by Dora Salm)

Bi-Cultural started the 2016-2017 school year with both tradition and excitement as faculty and administration welcomed new and returning students back to school.

First-grader Elle Riker along with her parents Melanie and David are greeted by each member of the 42-student 8th grade class in the long-standing Bi-Cultural tradition of walking the red carpet on the first day of school. (Photo by Dora Salm)

First-grader Elle Riker along with her parents Melanie and David are greeted by each member of the 42-student 8th grade class in the long-standing Bi-Cultural tradition of walking the red carpet on the first day of school. (Photo by Dora Salm)

Students in grades 1st through 8th began the year on Monday, August 29th, and Pre-K and Kindergarten students started school on Tuesday, August 30th. By the end of the week, the BCDS building was buzzing with learning and activity as students and faculty settled in their classes and daily schedules.