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No school for all students on Friday, Feb. 5

There will be no school for all students (pre-K through grade 12) on Friday, Feb. 5, so that the Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District can conduct a full day of staff development.

 

Meet the Board of Education candidates on Monday, Feb. 22

The BKW PTA is hosting a Meet the Candidates Night on Monday, Feb. 22, 6:30 p.m. in the secondary school library. Read More

 

Universal Pre-K Information Night on Tuesday, Feb. 23

The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District will hold a Universal Pre-K Information Night on Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 5:30 to 6 p.m. in the Elementary School cafeteria. Read More

 

Bulldog Wrestling honors captains

Seniors and Wrestling Captains Rob Hass and Steven DeGroff were honored with their parents at the start of the Thursday, Jan. 28, match against Little Falls. Read More

 

 

District to hold special election on Feb. 23 to fill two board of education seats

The BKW Central School District Board of Education will hold a special election on Tuesday, Feb. 23, from noon to 8 p.m., to fill the remainder of the unexpired terms of Mr. Vasilios Lefkaditis (term expires June 30, 2017), and Mr. Earl Barcomb (term expires June 30, 2016), who resigned to assume other elected offices.  Read More

 

BKW boys team champs of the Holiday Basketball Tournamentt

The BKW Boys Basketball Team are the champions of the inaugural Holiday Basketball Tournament, held over the holiday break..Read More

 

 

BKW Alumni Basketball Game Jan. 16, register by Jan. 10

Save the date of January 16, 2016 for the annual BKW Alumni basketball game at the High School gym. Come to play or to watch your fellow alumni play. Either way, it is a night of fun and excitement. Game time is 6 p.m., with warm up for players starting at 5 p.m.  Read More

 

Dr. Timothy MundellSeasons Greetings from the Superintendent

As we enter this holiday break, please let me take a moment to thank all of our BKW students, families, volunteers, board members, faculty and staff for your continued support of the district. ... Read More

Picture of clothes available at the clothing driveClothing drive in full swing

Mrs. Snyder's clothing drive is in full swing and open to students, community members, faculty and staff daily from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read More

 

 

 

Secondary School seeking speakers for Career Awareness Days

We are seeking interested BKW parents and alumni to speak to students in classrooms about their careers during Career Awareness Days on Monday, Dec. 21, and Tuesday, Dec. 22, to inspire students to set and achieve goals on their way to a career path. Read More

 

Upcoming vacancies on the Board of Education 

As the result of recent municipal elections there will be at least one vacancy on the Board of Education after Jan. 1, 2016. BKW Board of Education members Vasilios Lefkaditis and Earl Barcomb have been elected to new roles in the Town of Knox. Read More

 

Lockdown drill successfully conducted at BKW schools

The BKW School District held a districtwide lockdown drill at 9 a.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 19. All school staff and students responded appropriately during the drill.  Read More

 

Reminder: Early dismissal for elementary, full day of school for secondary students on Friday, Nov. 20

On Friday, Nov. 20, there will be early dismissal for elementary students due to parent/teacher conferences. Students in the secondary school will have a full day of instruction.

 

Counselors' Corner newsletter now available

How can you help your children be thankful? How can you improve the connection between home and school? Find out in the latest edition of "The Counselors' Corner."  Read More

 

PTA sponsoring book fair through Nov. 20

The BKW PTA is sponsoring a Scholastic Book Fair in the High School Library through Friday, Nov. 20, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day.
Each class in the Elementary School will have a day to go over to browse the books and make "wish lists." These will go home for parents to look over. Cash, checks (made out to BKW PTA) and credit cards (with the parent present) will be accepted. Please remember to add 8 percent tax to the whole order. This is a great educational way to support your children in their reading endeavors as well as our school! If you have any questions, they can be directed to Amy Dyer at 872-9049, 369-4502 or brogansaints@gmail.com. We hope to see you there!

 

Academics, finances, organization and communication at the heart of Board goals

The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Board of Education sets the standards and expectations for the academic, financial, and organizational operation of the school district ... Read More

Girl Scouts plan garden patio for BKW Elementary

Three BKW students will bring a patio and garden area to the Elementary School as part of their Girls Scouts Service Project. ... Read More

BKW to hold lockdown drill during the week of Nov. 16

All district students and staff will be participating in a formal lockdown drill during the week of November 16. ... Read More

Key Club needs your help in keeping others warm this winter

The BKW Key Club is once again sponsoring a coat drive  for Hilltown Resources during the month of November. Please donate any unwanted coats, hats, scarfs, hoodies, and other winter apparel to the main office in the Secondary School.

Inaugural Jean Forti Run for Education a success

Nearly 150 runners took part in the BKW PTA’s Jean Forti Run for Education Family Fun Run and 5K, as the community came together to raise funds to provide programs and events for the students of BKW schools. ... Read More

District no longer able to accept recycling from the community

The Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District can no longer accept paper for recycling from the community.The company that was recycling paper for the district has gone out of business and has removed their dumpsters from our property. The dumpsters located on the schools property are for the schools trash only. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.

 

 

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