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Elble, Lovell running for re-election to Board of Education

Two candidates, incumbents Nathan Elble and Kimberly Lovell, have submitted petitions to run for two seats open July 1, 2020, on the BKW Board of Education. Each seat carries a three-year term. Their names will be listed alphabetically on the ballot. As with voting on the proposed budget, voting for Board of Education candidates is …

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Coronavirus updates 2019-20 school year

June 6: Governor signs executive order allowing in-person special education summer programs On Friday, June 5, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order authorizing schools to provide in-person special education services over the summer. Summer programs for special education students will be offered at BKW on-site from July 6 to August 14 and will be …

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Online instruction through June 17, conference day June 18

Coronavirus update May 26 -Online learning continues through June 17; staff conference day June 18 The academic year at BKW will end on June 17. This means that online learning will continue through that date, and as he directed in his May executive order declaring schools closed through the remainder of the academic year. Monday, …

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Counseling sessions being scheduled; teachers will contact parents

Dear BKW Families, The sudden passing over the weekend of our dear BKW second grade student has shaken us all to the core.  This loss is sure to raise many emotions, concerns, and questions for our entire school, especially our youngest students. Our school has a Crisis Intervention Team made up of trained professionals to …

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Counseling services available following elementary student’s death

Dear BKW families and staff, It is with a great deal of sadness that I am informing you of the death of one of our students. This tragic event has affected the entire school and I wanted you to be informed so that you will know what happened in order to discuss it with your …

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School board adopts 2020-21 budget, ballot voting to be held by mail until June 9

The BKW Board of Education adopted a proposed budget for the 2020-21 school year on May 11. A public budget hearing will be held on Tuesday, May 26. Governor Cuomo signed an Executive Order on May 1 announcing that the annual school budget vote day and school board elections for all school districts in NYS …

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Meaningful May activities calendar

https://www.actionforhappiness.org/media/875760/may_2020.jpg This is a really challenging time that we are all experiencing together.  During this time it may be difficult to find positives in each day as we continue to distance ourselves from friends, work, school, and family. To support togetherness and a positive mindset during this pandemic, try some of the activities found on the Action …

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Message about school closures from Dr. Mundell

Hi everyone, I am sure you have heard the Governor’s directive closing schools for the remainder of the school year. We all have many questions about many matters on the decisions. At this time, I do not have answers to many of those questions. As we move through this executive order, we will determine all …

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