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The Diamond Report

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Hello Students and Parents,

Please review this week's updates from BDMS by clicking on the link below.


Student Safety Tips for Parents/Guardians

ATTENTION Parents/Guardians: Please review the following items with your child(ren) (info obtained from AUSD website).

  • Know everything you can about your children's activities and their friends. ...more


Please click on the "report card" below if you would like more information about BDMS SARC.

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Flu Information

We would like you to protect yourself and your family against all flu viruses. Here are some ways to stop the spread of germs and sickness. Please click here for some flu information and helpful tips. Flu Information 2014

Kasier's "Nightmare on Puberty Street"

Hello BDMS Community,

Kaiser's production "Nightmare on Puberty Street" is coming to Black Diamond; Thursday, September 24th.  The play will be shown to only 7th and 8th graders that day.

For more information on the production, please visit the "Parent Resources" page on our website to view the flyer.

BDMS Girls' Basketball Team

Today (August 28th) are sign ups at 12:15.

Monday & Tuesday (August 31st and September 1st) are tryouts at 3:15 in gym. Please come in P.E. attire and tennis shoes.


Sport Wear Friday @ BDMS

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Friday (August 28th) is Sports Wear Friday at Black Diamond! 

Students: please come dressed in your favorite team's jersey.  Don't forget that other parts of your dress still needs to be uniform and dress code compliant.

Parents/Guardians:  School will be released at 12:09pm.

Thank you.

Back To School Night

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Hello BDMS Community,

Back to school night is upon us and we hope to see you here.  Please keep a lookout for a flyer coming home with your child, this Wednesday (August 26th), with all the details.  If for any reason you do not receive the flyer from your child do not worry, just click on the blue link below for the details.

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Look forward to seeing you all here at Back To School Night!

ELD Students

Attention Parents of ELD Students!

CELDT Testing will begin Tuesday August 25 and September 2-11 in ELD classes.

Please make sure that your child attends school , eats well, and gets lots of rest.

Test released questions for practice can be found at:


The questions for grades 6-8 can be found on page 50.

Padres de Estudiantes ELD!

El esamen del CELDT va comenzar el Martes, 25 de Agosto y el 2-11 de Septiembre en los classes de ELD.

Por favor, Asegurrense que sus hijos atiendan la escuela, coman bien y que descansen bien.

Ejemplos de las prefuntas del examen se encuentra:


Los preguntas para grados 6-8 se encuentran en la pagina 50.

Welcome Back, Welcome Back, Welcome Back!

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Good evening Black Diamond Family,

I was glad to see everyone at school today.  This is just a quick reminder that we will be wear uniforms beginning Monday. Please make sure students come in the proper uniform.

Also for those of you who have not registered your student, please do so as soon as possible. Registration will be held in room 201 from 8:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. and drop-ins thereafter in the office.

Please ask your student how their day was and hope to see everyone tomorrow.

Have a great evening!

Buenas noche Familia de Black Diamond,

Me alegré de ver a todos en la escuela hoy. Esto es sólo un recordatorio que el lunes los estudiantes tienen que venir en uniforme. Por favor, asegúrese de que los estudiantes vienen en el uniforme adecuado.

También para aquellos que no han registrado su estudiante, por favor hágalo tan pronto como sea posible. La inscripción se llevará a cabo en la habitación 201 de 8:00 am -10: 00 a.m. y después de las 10:00 a.m. en la oficina.

Por favor, pregunte a su estudiante cómo fue su día y espero verlos a todos mañana.

¡Que tengas un buen noche!

2015-16 Band and Orchestra Sign Ups

Attention all current BDMS 6th and 7th graders and current 5th graders from Dragon, Grant and London Elementary Schools: If you would like to save your spot in our award-winning advanced band or orchestra or if you want to learn a new instrument in beginning band or orchestra next year, please fill out the online survey/application by clicking the link below.  There is no G.P.A. requirement in order to apply. No experience necessary!



Atención estudiantes de sexto y séptimo grado de BDMS y actuales estudiantes de 5to grado de Carmen Dragón , Grant y Jack London escuelas primarias : Si desea guardar su lugar en nuestra galardonada banda avanzada o orquesta o si quieres aprender un nuevo instrumento en el inicio de la banda o orquesta el próximo año , por favor llene la encuesta / solicitud en línea haciendo clic en el enlace de abajo . No hay G.P.A. requisito para poder aplicar . No se necesita experiencia !





Black Diamond's 4 Schoolwide Rules

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BDMS Events

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BDMS School Handbook

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BDMS Well Represented @ Board Meeting 09.10.2014

BDMS Administration

Phyllis James


Denise Pesmark

Vice Principal

Kensaburo Daniels

Vice Principal