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Class code: P8R62

Reading Fluency homework will be sent home every Monday. It is due on Friday.

Study Vocabulary & Spelling words.

Student Logins

ConnectED -

USERNAME=6-digit student number 

PASSWORD=6-digit birthday

Wish List


Digital timers (Dollar Tree)

Individually wrapped candy

Copy paper

small toys for treasure box

Meet the Teacher

My name is Tara Bethea.  I have been married to my husband, Al, for 18 years and we have two beautiful daughters, Adelyn and Allie.  This is my 15th year teaching in Escambia County. I know this is going to be an exciting year!

Mrs. Bethea's Class

Chromebook Contract Instructions

Click HERE for the Chromebook Contract Instructions. The contract must be completed before your child can take his or her chromebook home. Please let me know when you have completed the contract.


  • Your child's safety is our number one concern, so please be prepared to show your identification anytime you plan on entering campus.
  • Students may be dropped off at 7:20 a.m.  The car rider lane is for drop-off only.  If you're walking your child in, please park in the lot and use the crosswalk for everyone's safety.  If car riders need to eat breakfast, he/she must arrive by 7:30 a.m.
  • All transportation changes must be in writing.  In case of emergency, please call the front office.
  • Children will only be permitted to participate in P.E. or recess with the proper foot-ware ( shoes that have rubber soles, and tie securely).

Dress Code

  •  No flip-flops, hats, or spandex type clothing allowed per dress code.  


  • ECSD is implementing a new procedure regarding absenteeism.  The school will provide you with a form each time your child is absent, please complete and send in with your child as soon as he/she returns.  These forms will be available online as well. If you do not have internet access, the school will also have some available in the front office.


  • Lunch Prices- Free breakfast and lunch for all students; Extra Milk $0.50.  


  •   We so appreciate all that you do!  However, preschool aged children are not allowed to be present during the regular school day.  Check with your child's teacher though.  She may have many activities that can be completed at home for example, cutting, making flashcards, etc.


Honor Roll Guidelines- All A's and B's in each subject area-N's or U's in any subject area (except Handwriting) will keep students from honor roll status. Excessive Check-Outs or Tardies will affect Perfect Attendance Status.

Upcoming Events



Unit 1 Reading Newsletters

Click HERE to access the Reading Newsletters for Unit 1.

August Calendar

Click HERE to access our class' Amazon Wish List.

Special Area Schedule




(9:45 - 10:15)


(11:00 - 11:25)




(9:45 - 10:30)




(9:45 - 10:15)




(9:45- 10:15)




(9:45 - 10:15)


*Please remember to wear safe shoes.


ConnectEd is now available for home use! You and your child have access to the Reading Wonders curriculum. Simply go to the district website, click on the Students tab and then click ConnectED. Students will login using their student number and 6 digit birthday. This gives access to the Reading comprehension strategies, skills, vocabulary and text for the week. There are also other games and activities.