Points of Contact :
School Improvement - Audrey Ellis, Principal
Transportation/Bus Issues or concerns - Chris Dyson, Assistant Principal
Classroom Concerns - Assigned Teacher
Absences/Attendance - Cierra Carroll
HAC/Registration/Withdrawals/Transfers/Records Requests - Jen Buchness 1-5, Anne Goode (PreK/K)
Health/Immunizations/Medicine - Holly Robbins, RN (Big Ben) Shana Kidwell RN (ECC), Nurses
Volunteer Applications/Info - Jen Buchness , Secretary to the Principal
Lunch Account Balance or concerns - Jennifer Casillo, (Big Ben) Tracy Eskins. (ECC) Cafe Manager
School Supplies/Clothing assistance - Sarah Stevens, Counselor
HAC - Please bring a valid ID to the main office to receive your HAC login and Password information
SMECO Elementary Math Competition Results
Congratulations to our 4th and 5th grade teams!
5 th Grade Team – 7 th Place!
4 th Grade Team - 4th Place
Avery in 5th grade took 1st place!
2016-2017 BBES Teacher of the Year - Amber Ripple
2016-2017 BBES & SMCPS SMECO Math Teacher of the Year - Robin Girard
2016-2017 BBES Educational Support Professional of the Year - Lisa Donahue
Awards and Achievements:
Audrey Ellis : Named Administrator of the Year 2016 : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogJsEJ_eV3A
Banneker recognized by the state as a winning 2011-2012 Character Education School!
We are proud of our students, staff, and community in accepting this award!
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Amber Ripple, our BBES 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year
Lisa Donahue, our BBES 2016-2017 Education Support Professional of the Year
Robin Girard, our BBES 2016-2017 SMECO Outstanding Math Teacher of the Year
CACSE Award Nominee - Sail Team
BBES and ECC Cafeteria's Gold Star Award
Thank you to our Community :
American Legion Post 221
Benjamin Banneker Alumni Class of 1958
Banneker students and staff support our community:
A special thank you to our community partner - Chaney Enterprises for their continued generous support of our students and staff!
Pennies for Patients - raised $ 784.42
Jump Rope for Heart - raised $5,703.22
Relay for Life - raised $6533.18
The Third District Optimist Club for their partnership in providing for out Snack Pack Program
Provided 5 boxes of new school supplies to the Southern Maryland Food Pantry