flip flop and beach ballSpring Break is here! ~March 15-22. Teacher Workday~ Monday, March 25.

Students return Tuesday, March 26.  Our front office is also closed during this time.




We need proctors for our upcoming FSA testing.  We need at least 17 proctors on April 2nd. We need at least 28 proctors on April 3rd & 4th. Please sign up in the front office or email bestransport@okaloosaschools.com and put "I can proctor" in the subject line. smiley

Please take a moment to log on to the Parent Portal (Gradebook) and complete our School Climate Survey. We value your input as this information is used in the creation of our school Performance Plan for the 2019-2020 school year. Use the Parent Portal link below. You will need your child's student number to access the Parent Portal. https://dashboard.okaloosaschools.com/parentportal/PP000.pgm 




Kindergarten Registration resumes after Spring Break. kindergarten registration


When registering for any grade, please present the following documentation:
Pleaase 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: http://apps.schoolsitelocator.com/?districtcode=53757
Proof of Residency, i.e., lease, if from a private owner, the lease must be notarized or a mortgage document. We DO NOT accept utility bills as proof of residency. You will also need a second form of proof, car or home insurance document with the address.
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.)



We’re part of the OCSD paperless report card pilot. This means your student will NOT receive a printed paper report card. 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. 


Parent to parent April flyer Parent to parent may Workshop Flyer

yearbook icon.pngYearbooks are being sold online, starting on January 8th until March 30th.  Don’t miss out on this creative, hard-cover, 144 page, full-color memory of your child’s year at Bluewater Elementary.  In order to ensure that your child receives a yearbook, act now and reserve one today.  The cost is $28 plus the online convenience fee of 3.5%.  All orders will be completed ONLINE ONLY www.myschoolbucks.com. 

Sign in to your account
Click on School Store/Activities Icon
Scroll down to the Yearbook Icon
Enter required information- be sure to include your child’s teacher

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- Due to limited space, Lunch time visitation will be for PARENTS on Mondays and Fridays only. Please allow plenty of time to sign in at the front office and get a visitor's pass. 

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 BEStransport@okaloosaschools.com    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 https://okaloosaschools.nutrislice.com/menu/bluewater 


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:          https://apps.raptortech.com/Apply/OTYyOmVuLVVT




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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Mar. 15-22....Spring Break
Mar, 25..Teacher Workday/Student Holiday
Mar. 26..Kindergarten Registration continues 
Mar. 27&28..4th Grade Field Trip
Mar. 28...Twin Cities Honor Choir
April- Month of the Military Child- Wear purple on Fridays 
Apr. 1-3...First Grade Field Trip (see teachers for schedule) 
Apr. 2..FSA Writes ELA 4th & 5th 9-11:30
Apr. 3-4...FSA 3rd Gr ELA 
Apr. 3-4...Kindergarten Field Trip (see teachers)
Apr. 3...Student Council Meeting
Apr. 8..Volunteer Appreciation 6:30
Apr. 8-25... Spring MAP Testing1
Apr 9-10..4th Gr Field Trip
Apr. 19...2nd grade Field Trip
Apr. 26...PTO Family Night 6:30-8:30
Apr. 27...Academic Team Tournament
Apr. 29/30...3rd & 4th gr Recorder Linkup Concert
May 1...Student Council Meeting 8:00-8:30
May 1 & 2...FSA ELA 4th & 5th grade
May 6-10 Teacher Appreciation Week 
May 6 & 7...FSA Math 3rd, 4th, 5th
May 9 & 10...Science Testing 5th gr
May 15 & 16...5th gr Field Trip
May 17...2nd gr Sinfonia-Paint the Music
May 27..Memorial Day Holiday
May 30...DAYCARE CLOSED in afternoon
May 31...Child Care Closed ALL DAY
May 31...Last Day for Students

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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