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All after-school activities cancelled today, Oct. 27

All after-school activities for today, October 27, are cancelled. This includes clubs, activities, extra-help, athletics and the Connections program.
Students will be dismissed at 2:38, as usual, and are to take the bus home at that time.


From BKW to Hollywood

Actress Kathy Bates dedicates Hollywood Star to BKW student Emma Detlefsen

Third grader Emma Detlefsen has made such an impact with her efforts of raising support and funds for lymphedema awareness, the ripples have reached the Hollywood Walk of Fame. ..Read More



Lockdown drill held at Elementary School Friday, Sept. 30 

The BKW Elementary School held a lockdown drill at 9 a.m. today, Friday, Sept. 30. The drill is a necessary and important part of the school’s emergency procedures, and provides an opportunity for district officials improve the protocols designed to protect students and staf....Read More


Parents: Join us at Open House on Thursday, Oct. 6

Dear BKW Students and Families,
The faculty and staff cordially invite you to participate in the Berne-Knox-Westerlo Pre-K and Grades 1– 6 Open House on Thursday, Oct. 6. Doors open at 6:20 p.m....Read More




Emergency bus drill goes off without a hitch

Elementary Students got some help from their friends in high school during the emergency dismissal drills held Friday, Sept. 16.








PTA to host 'Jean Forti Run for Education' Saturday, Oct. 15

Kids Fun Run at 12:15, 5k begins at 1

 The BKW PTA is hard at work planning its 2nd Annual Jean Forti Run for Education - Kids Fun Run and 5K Event. The event will take place at the Thompson's Lake Campground on Saturday, October 15.. ..Read More



Changes to pick-up, drop-off procedures for 16-17 school year

Throughout this past school year, our transportation department and building level administrators have monitored morning and afternoon bus pick-up and drop-off procedures. Historically, BKW has tried very hard to accommodate family needs for changes in student drop-off locations, even making changes very late on a given day..Read More

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