Welcome to Bob Sikes Elementary School
2019 School of Excellence

Where Every Student Shines

BSE Fax:  (850) 689-7263
2017-2018 School Supply List 
2017-2018 School Calendar

Our vision is to create an environment where all students experience success daily academically, emotionally, and physically, and to equip them to become lifelong learners.

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Picture of Bob Sikes Principal Vicky Hayden
Picture of Assistant Principal Nathaniel Chatman
Picture of School Resource Officer Jennifer Vitale
Vicky Hayden:  
Principal     
Nathaniel Chatman:  
Assistant Principal     

Deputy Jennifer Vitale:

School Resource Officer

 

 


EdSpark! STEM Camp

There are a myriad of camp opportunities through EdSpark LLC.  Please click here for more information and the application process.  


Spring Fam Jam Festival

The Spring Fam Jam Festival will take place on April 27, 2019 at the Mullet Festival Site in Niceville from 9AM - 2PM.  Everyone is welcome to attend!  There will also be a Donut Dash that has a registration required to participate.  If you are interested in the Spring Fam Jam or Donut Dash please click here for more information.  


Kindergarten Registration

The window for registering for Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.  Please come to Bob Sikes and view the information listed on the Kindergarten Registration Flyer.  We hope to see you here!  Registration packets may be picked up in the front office between 7:00 - 3:00.  


Paperless Report Cards

Parents for the rest of the school year we will be going to a paperless report card beginning with the scheduled January 16, 2019 report card date.  The report card will be available through the Parent Portal for those parents who want to print a copy of their student's report card from home.
Please use the following steps to access the report card:  

1.  Go to https://www.okaloosaschools.com
2.  Click on Parents/Students in upper right hand corner of home page
3.  Scroll down to Parent Portal and click
4.  Click on Parent Portal
5.  Log in using student number and last four of student number is the PIN
6.  Click on Report Card under Options on left side
If you have any questions please contact the school.  


Reading Scholarship

Applications are open now. The Reading Scholarship Account Program is administered by non-profit scholarship funding organizations approved by the Department of Education.  

Parents and guardians may apply online by first going to the Step Up for Students website here and clicking the 'Apply Now' button. They will need their child’s FLEID number and will be asked to upload their child’s Florida Standards Assessment report when applying. Scholarships are being distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Pay Online

Parents you are now able to pay for field trip and other activities online.  Please go to MySchoolBucks to make a payment.  If you have any questions please contact your child's teacher.  


Bus Drivers Needed

Please look at the following Bus Driver Flyer for more information regarding the process to follow when applying for a bus driver position.  


Volunteers!

The new system for approving volunteers is online.  Please go to the following link:  Volunteers
Sign up online as soon as possible so the paperwork for volunteering in classrooms and attending field trips is completed.  We look forward to seeing you around the campus.  


 Visiting the School

Attention all persons who plan to visit the school! Whether you are here to visit, pick up a child, drop off a child, volunteer etc.; the school will need some form of picture ID.  Our check in/check out system for the students, volunteers, and visitors requires a Driver's License to be scanned.  Please remember to bring your ID when you come visit Bob Sikes.  Hope to see you soon!           


Healthy Okaloosa Schools 

The Florida Health Department in Okaloosa County will be sending out regular newsletters about how to keep our schools healthy. There are several newsletters that will be posted below:


Free/Reduced Lunch Application:  

To apply with an Online Application for Free & Reduced Meals go to: https://www.myschoolapps.com  click on “Continue to myschoolapps.com”, enter “zip code”, select “state” and click search, you are now ready to begin your meal application, complete and submit. Online applications will process within 24 hours.   Paper application forms are available at the front office of each school.  Process for paper applications can take up to 10 days.  All parents are encouraged to fill out the application.  


Bullying Information

To watch the school district's "Tell Somebody" video that talks to students about how to handle situations that may arise in their school, click the link below:

Tell Somebody Video       


We are a Title I School 

Title I Parent Involvement School Plan    
Bob Sikes Elementary Parent Involvement Policy Plan     
District Parent Involvement Plan (PIP)


Free Money for Our School!

Be sure to clip and save box tops for the Box Top For   Kids Project from participating products. Also, please clip and save Campbell Soup Labels.
Our school earns free money for both clipped items. Send your Box Tops/Campbell Soup Labels to your child's teacher.
 http://www.boxtops4education.com/Default.aspx


Links

Child Care Programs Parent/Student Handbook School Performance Plan
Media Center Guidance Office Staff and Procedures
School Nurse/Health Clinic OCSD Documents and Policies OCSD School Board
  Volunteer Information Grades Online
Kindergarten Registration Student Council AYP Report
District Parent Involvement Plan (PIP) Mobile Learning Newspaper in Education
Parent Roadmaps to the Common Core Standards City of Crestview Library Adopt-A-Classroom Form