Bering Sea Conference Tournament is coming to Sivuqaq this Monday! We have a Spirit Week planned starting with Monochrome Monday where you wear one color! School will be 9-1:30 all week with no afterschool activities. Gymlist will be used all week. We will have our hospitality room going all week and would welcome any donations or volunteering to make our visitors feel welcome and fed well! Let's show everyone how great of hosts the Mighty Qughsatkut are!
Good morning! Just a reminder that we are having an early out today at 1:30 for staff training.
Sivuqaq: Monday 2/19: Gym is canceled due to low visibility. Tuesday 2/20: We will monitor weather in the morning and keep you updated on start times. School will be an early out at 1:30 for staff training.
Good afternoon Sivuqaq! Shootout starts today, Thursday, at 5pm. Tomorrow, Friday, school is out at 1:30 with atuq 1:00-1:30. Also, here is the School Climate and Connectedness Survey link for community/family: https://surveys.panoramaed.com/aasb/70180family This is a great chance to celebrate what you see about the school that you like or voice your opinion.
Conferences are on now until 8pm.
We have an early out today at 1:30 and then parent teacher conferences from 5-8pm. We wanted to have conferences later to give families a chance to attend that work late. Hope to see you all up here tonight!
Semester One Award Assembly today in the gym at 2:30. Hope to see you there!
We are proud of our teams this weekend! The boys took a tough loss Friday night but battled back to beat Shaktoolik the next morning! Despite having a small travel team and not having their coach on the trip, our girls battled through and played with grit. They continue to grow and have great attitudes! Way to go boys and girls! 💙🤍
Get up and yell! Two of BSSD's teams to beat this year are going head to head in Sivuqaq's Den! Shaktoolik boys are here! Doors open at 6 with little dribblers, middle school, and boys games. Our girls are playing tonight in Elim. Also, our battle of the books teams have been competing all week. Grades 3-4 places 2nd, grades 4-5 placed first and earned a bid to state, and HS placed 2nd.
Chukotka Subsistence Communities Film in Yupik about to play at the school. Door prizes, popcorn, followed by spaghetti dinner. Starting now, come on up! Also the kids' science work as well as the scientists' work is up to be viewed.
The photography exhibit is open now in the MPR and school entrance until 7pm. Then we will have free hotdog dinner with cultural night in the gym that will include storytelling, dance, and atuq. Hope to see everyone up here!
Gambell's Science Fair is a go! Wednesday at 5pm we will have a photo exhibit with our own Buddy Ungwiluk's photos among other photographers across Chukotka and Kamchatka. We will also have dancing and storytelling from our guests at 7pm followed by atuq. Free hotdogs and chips will be available. Then on Thursday we will be showing a Chukchi whaling film and having free spaghetti dinner. There will also be a lot of fun science activities throughout the school days on Wednesday and Thursday. A huge thanks to Gladys and our geophysicist friends at ARC-NAV for working so hard on this event.
Due to weather delays, our science fair will be postponed until our guests can all arrive. We have some amazing events planned such as cultural nights, photography displays, science projects from our own students and the visiting scientists, and food will be available. Stay tuned!
Message from the native store: 20% SALE! Everything except fuel, propane, ammo, and tobacco products!
We have an amazing science fair planned this year in collaboration with ARC-NAV ice geophysicists including photography showcases, cultural events, family nights, movie nights, and food. We look forward to seeing everyone down here Sunday to Tuesday. See the flyers for specifics.
Sivuqaq: Sorry for the late notice, we are dismissing students at 1:30 today for an all-staff training that needs to take place today.
Good afternoon Sivuqaq! Atuq at 2 today in the gym, hope to see everyone there!
It's game day for our Mighty Qughsatkut! White Mountain boys will be here today. Doors open at 5, tip-off at 5:30 for our first HS game. Little dribblers and middle school will play after, followed by another HS game at 9pm. Adults $3, students $2. The games will be live on Facebook.
Congratulations to all the winners on 2024 Academic Decathlon Winners held at White Mountain.
A huge congratulations goes out to our Academic Decathlon team of Emma Walunga, Denise Gonzales, and Kiera Duncan with coach Flor! All 3 girls earned medals, Denise earned a bid to state, and the team earned Super Quiz Winner tonight in White Mountain! Way to go King Bears!