Office Hours

7:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. ~ Monday – Friday

8:50 Tardy Bell Rings

3:20 Dismissal Begins



Class lists will be posted:  Friday, August 9, 2019 

2019-2020 School year begins:

Monday, August 12, 2019


For school planners (grades 2-5), class T-shirts, lunch money, nurse donations--If paying by cash, exact change is needed. We are not able to make change.  If purchasing multiple items, please use separate checks. "My Schools Bucks" will be available for all online payments of ALL of the above items. (See "online payments" link above--can complete all purchases in one transaction) 


Friday, August 16  **First time ever at Bluewater**

High Five Friday - First Responders

For the first time at Bluewater, we will have High Five Friday featuring our local first responders. We want to thank our first responders for all the ways they help keep us safe! First responders will be located at all student entrances for HIGH FIVES during arrival only (8:30-8:50 AM).  


Registration 2019-2020


When registering for any grade, please present the following documentation:
Please understand that we are required to insure that you live within the Bluewater Elementary attendance zone. If you are unsure which school you may be zoned for, please check out the School Site Locator:
Proof of Residency: ONE of the following is REQUIRED: lease, if from a private owner, the homeowner's signature on the lease must be notarized OR a mortgage document.
The second form of residency proof should be car/home insurance or bank statement with the document showing the address.  (We DO NOT accept utility bills as proof of residency). 
Please also provide: 
Florida Driver's License with current address
Birth Certificate (Original needed for birthdate verification)
Social Security Card (original or copy)
Florida Immunization Form 680 (The local Health Dept or if you have a private physician here, can transfer the Immunization to this form. If you are military, the Immunization Clinic can transfer these for you.)


You can access your child's grades online via the Parent Portal using his/her student number. The pdf file is now ready online. Click on the Parent Portal. You will need your child's student number as the User ID and the last 4 digits are the PIN number. 


School opens at 8:35 AM. Please DO NOT drop students off before this time!

Tardy Bell rings at 8:50 AM

School Dismissal begins at 3:20 PM


Updated Safety & School Procedures:

Thank you for continuing to understand our need to update many of our school procedures to comply with new safety protocols and regulations as outlined by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Department. Please do not drop off students before the designated arrival time. 


LUNCH VISITS- For the 2019-2020 school year, Lunch visits begin after Labor Day. Due to limited space, Lunch time visitation will be for PARENTS only (no siblings) on Mondays and Fridays only. Please allow plenty of time to sign in at the front office and get a visitor's pass. 


We love siblings under elementary school age, but for safety reasons siblings are not included in class parties, lunch visits, volunteering, class visits, or field trips. 

Breakfast & Lunch Menus are available: 


CHECK OUTS - END at 2:50 PM each day  

TRANSPORTATION CHANGES - END at 2:30 PM each day. We CANNOT take transportation changes over the phone. You may email changes to    It is a good idea to "cc"  your child's teacher as well. We will send you a confirmation that we have received and recorded your change. If you do not receive a confirmation, please call the office at 833-4240. 


Breakfast and Lunch Menus 


Transportation Changes
Send your changes to our new email address and to your child's teacher. 
 picture of a driver licenseA drivers license is required for checking in and receiving a visitor's pass. Please display your visitor's pass in a prominent position so it is noticeable by faculty and staff at all times. 


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The Media Center offers a variety of opportunities for volunteering. If your interested, please drop by and speak with Mr. Johansen.  Volunteer application:




4545 Range Road
Niceville FL 32578
Mrs. Amy Klugh, Principal
Mrs. Susan Geering, Assistant Principal
 (850) 833-4240
Fax (850) 833-4232
Office Hours: 7:45 - 3:45
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For directions on how to log your student into their ClassLink account, click on the "ClassLink" icon.  To get to Classlink, click below:

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Okaloosa County School District
Code of Student Conduct

School Supply 
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Aug 12...First Day of School
Aug 28...Fall Pictures
Aug 29...2nd Grade Parent Night 6:00 PM
Sept 2....Labor Day Holidayp
Sept 4...SAC Meeting 7:30 AM Media Center
Sept 24-25....4th gr Biophilia Field Trip
Oct 1....Fall Make up Pictures
Oct 11...End of 1st Grading Period
Oct 14....Teacher Work Day/Student Holiday 
Nov 11...Veterans Day Holiday
Nov 25-29...Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec 19...End of 2nd Grading Period
Dec 20...Winter Break begins
Jan 6...Teacher Workday
Jan 7...Students return from break
Jan 14-15...4th Gr Biophilia Field Trip
Jan 20...MLK Jr Holiday
Feb 17...Presidents Day Holiday
Feb 26...Spring Pictures 
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Get the app for easy access to grades, menus and more! 
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Okaloosa County School District has offered a new website to check in Volunteers/Mentors. 
Volunteers will be asked to complete a new Volunteer/Mentor Affidavit each new school year. 
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Student Council
Archery Club