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STUDENTS WIN CONSERVATION AWARDS Conservation District Awards

The Boyle County Conservation District hosted an awards banquet honoring students and teachers for their participation in the 2017 Conservation Writing and Jim Claypool Art Contest: Water is Life.

BOARD AMENDS SCHOOL CALENDAR School Calendar Amended

The Board of Education approved a plan to amend the 2017 - 2018 school calendar by changing March 16 to an instructional day.

7TH GRADE DENTAL SCREENINGS Eagle News

Boyle County Middle School 7th graders have opportunity to take part in oral health screening on February 21.

REBELS CHAMPIONSHIP GAMEDAY GUIDE Gameday Guide

BCHS Football competes for its 8th state title! Coach Chuck Smith and the Boyle County Rebels punched their tickets to the Class 3A state final with a 14-7 victory over Elizabethtown on Friday. 

A REMINDER

remindA Reminder, because of food allergies, food items brought in for a class, need to be store bought. It is important that students with allergies are able to look at the ingredient list. Thank You.

KUNA HEADQUARTERS

kunaKuna Information 

Yearbook - Order Online

Link to BCMS Jostens page 

Jostens.com 

 

Annual Football Rivalry Game Moved to Thursday at 7:00 Boyle County Rebel Football

Boyle County High School and Danville High School officials have rescheduled their annual rivalry football game for Thursday, August 31, at 7:00 p.m. The game will be played at Danville’s Admiral Stadium.

Boyle County Schools' Eclipse Plan Certified eclipse glasses will be provided

On August 21, 2017, the moon will pass between the earth and the sun for the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse since 1918. Millions of Americans in 12 states will watch day turn to night for a few minutes during this solar spectacle.

Boyle County School Dismissal to be Delayed for Eclipse Eclipse viewing glasses have arrived!

DANVILLE, KY – AUGUST 11, 2017 – Boyle County Schools will delay all school dismissals by one hour on Monday, August 21, to allow students to experience “The Great American Eclipse.”

Supply List
Information regarding 7th/8th grade ChromeBooks (pick-ups and health checks):

ALL 7th and 8th grade students who participated in our "Pilot" Summer ChromeBook program will need to come by BCMS on Tuesday, August 8th for your device health check. Please remember to bring both your charger and Chromebook.

If you didn't take home a device this summer, you may pick up your ChromeBook and charger on this same date. If you are unable to come on this date, devices will be distributed on the first day of school.

Please remember that you must have your $50 school fees paid and an AUP (acceptable use policy) on file.

Information regarding 6th grade ChromeBooks pick-ups

ALL 6th grade students will be receiving a NEW ChromeBook to use at BCMS this school year. You must have your $50 school fees paid, DDL (Digital Drivers License) completed and a BCMS AUP (acceptable use policy) on file. Fees and forms may be paid and turned in on Wednesday, August 9th at BCMS.

ChromeBooks will be distributed to 6th grade students on the second day of school through Social Studies classes.

Congratulations Ryan New- Final 3 in High School Teacher of the Year Ryan New Pictured with HS principal Mark Wade and Superintendent Mike LaFavers

(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – Nine outstanding teachers from across the state – three elementary, three middle and three high school teachers – were named semifinalists for the 2018 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award, the Kentucky Department of Education and ValvolineTM . Ryan New, Boyle County High School Social Studies teacher was named as one of the three semifinalists for the high school category.

Teacher semifinalists were chosen based on their scores from the first round of judging, which was conducted by a blue-ribbon panel of veteran educators. Applications included information on nominees’ teaching philosophies, teaching experiences, involvement in their respective communities and letters of recommendation. Classroom visits and personal interviews with each of the nine semifinalists resulted in the selection of the 2018 Elementary School, Middle School and High School Teachers of the Year. 

Congratulations Ryan!

Summer Boyle County Accelerated Math Academy

Permission slips for our summer Boyle County Accelerated Math Academy were sent out today.  This is a great opportunity for your child to grow in math this summer.  Sessions are from 4-6 pm from July 6 to August 8.  Please return the slips by the end of the week, if possible, and let us know if you need another copy.

http://www.boyle.kyschools.us/admin/building/forms.aspx?id=2

Black and Gold 2017 Schedule Pickups Black and Gold 2017

If you registered for Black and Gold we have schedule pick updates planned! There will be a parent meeting on June 13 at 6:30 at the High School. This is the first day schedules will be available for pickup. For our new parents, there will be a short meeting to go over the logistics of the week and answer questions.

It is important that you pick up schedules and paperwork PRIOR to the week of B&G. There are sheets that must be signed by parents and returned to us. If you are not able to make it the night of June 13, we have alternate dates available for pickup at Boyle County High School:
June 14 from 12:00-6:00
June 15 from 8:30-3:30 
June 16 from 8:30-3:30

During any of these pickup dates, you will be able to go over transportation, discuss any health concerns, prepay for KONA Ice, purchase showcase dinner tickets, and get answers to any questions you might have.

We realize that some might be on vacation during the established pickup times. You can call Deanna Padgett at 236-6634 to schedule a different date for pickup after June 5.

Request for Bids

The Boyle County Board of education will accept bids in its Central Office (1651 Perryville Rd Danville, KY-back of middle school location) until 10:00 AM, Friday, May 5, 2017
• Elevator Repair Services
• Lawn Maintenance (Mowing)
• Student Accident Insurance
• Workmen’s Compensation Insurance
• Property, Fleet, General Liability, Educators Legal Liability, and Umbrella Insurance
• Warewashing Chemical and Service
• Maintenance Uniforms
Bids will be opened Friday May 5th, 2017 at 1651 Perryville Rd. Danville, KY (back of middle school location). Specifications may be obtained at the address above. Packets may be picked up beginning April 24th, 2017 and after that date during the office hours of 8:00 AM to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday, until the time mentioned above. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Bid opening will be as follows on Friday May 5, 2017: Elevator Repair: 2:00 P.M Student Accident Insurance: 2:10 P.M. Lawn Maintenance: 2:15 P.M. Workmen’s Compensation Insurance: 2:20 P.M. Property, Fleet, General Liability, Educators Legal Liability and Umbrella Insurance: 2:30 P.M. Warewashing Chemical and Service: 3:15 P.M. Maintenance Uniforms: 3:20 P.M. Jennifer Newby, Chairperson Mike Lafavers, Secretary

BID DOCUMENTS

Bid for Black and Gold T-shirts

Boyle County Schools Invitation to Bid The Boyle County Board of Education will accept bids in its Central Office until 10:00 AM, Monday, April 10, 2017, for the t-shirts for the 2017 Black and Gold Academy. Specifications may be obtained at the central office (Back of the Middle School Location, Door 8), 1651 Perryville Road, Danville, Kentucky, beginning March 20, 2017 and after that date during the office hours of 8:00 AM to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday, until the time mentioned above. Bids will be opened at 11:00 AM on April 10, 2017. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Jennifer Newby, Chairperson Mike Lafavers, Secretary

Bid for Surplus

The Boyle County School System will be soliciting sealed bids beginning on Monday, March 20, 2017 to Monday, April 10, 2017 on surplus items including but not limited to the following: Metro holding cabinet, scotsman ice machine and bin, set of bleachers, softball jerseys, copiers, assorted electronic equipment, TV, and other items– can be viewed school days from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM by contacting Central Office at 859-236-6634. Sealed bids will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 10, 2017 at the central office (Boyle County Middle School, Door 8), 1651 Perryville Road, Danville, Kentucky. Bids will be opened at 1:00 PM on April 10, 2017. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Jennifer Newby, Chairperson Mike Lafavers, Secretary

Black & Gold 2017- Adventure is Out There Registration Black and Gold 2017 Adventure is Out There Logo

Registration is now open for Boyle County's 6th Annual Summer Camp.

When: June 19-23
Where: Boyle County High School
Grades: K-8

Registration ends March 31

REGISTER NOW

Classified Employee of the Year- Nominations Open! Boyle B Logo

Each year the parents, students, and staff are asked to nominate someone they feel should be recognized as Classified Employee of the Year. This is different from the Teacher of the Year (nominated at each school by principals). If you would like to send out accolades to a teacher please contact the school principal directly.

Classified Employees are those that lend tremendous support to our teachers, students, and parents. They include: Instructional Assistants, Bus Drivers, Maintenance Personnel, Office Support, Custodians, School Secretaries, Food Service Personnel (including managers, cooks, monitors, director), Nurses, Family Youth Resource (FRYC's) Coordinators, School Resource Officers, etc... They are a vital component to what makes Boyle County so great!

Deadline is March 13, 2017

Please take a moment to put your nomination via the link below:

https://goo.gl/forms/D2JLhpjznfLOnLAY2

Parent input needed! Collection of Computers

Parents- Your input is needed! If you have a child in Boyle County Schools, please take a moment to complete a short survey. The information collected is being used to gauge technology access and its impact on teaching and learning. It is completely anonymous. Please click on the school that your child attends to activate the survey. 

Boyle County High School

Boyle County Middle School

Junction City Elementary

Perryville Elementary

Woodlawn Elementary

KPREP testing will begin Mon., May 8th and lasts through Fri., May 12

Regular testing sessions will begin first thing each morning and end by about 12:00 each day.

Please help with the following things to help assure that our students perform well:

  • Two #2 pencils (no mechanical pencils) 
  • Be present and on time during testing days & try to avaoid checking in or out of school during testing times. 
  • Get plenty of sleep
  • Eat a healthy breakfast 
  • Dress comfortably
  • Bring your calculator (w/ name on it) to use during the math test 
  • Bring library book in case they finish early
  • Come with a positive attitude about testing
  • Encourage them to TRY THEIR BEST ! 

Thanks for your help! 

BCMS Staff

 

NEW (to the District) Student Registration

back to school    New student registration July 24th and Aug. 3rd 8:30-11:30 and 1:00-3:00.

New enrollments only. If you were at a Boyle County school last year, you just need to come pick up your schedule on August 8th and 9th.

Please bring a copy of :

  • birth certificate,
  • a parent picture identification,
  • two proofs of residency,
  • a current certificate of immunization,
  • a copy of student's social security card,
  • and an up to date physical.
2017-2018 SCHOOL CALENDAR AMENDED 2017 - 2018 Calendar Amended

Board of Education approves plan to attend school on Presidents' Day, February 19. The updated calendar is now available.

PRE-SEASON ALL SPORTS PHYSICALS

DEAR STUDENT ATHLETE AND PARENT:

ATTENTION:  This year’s physicals will be conducted on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM for those athletes that will be competing in middle school or high school sports.  The cost for each athlete will again be $10.00.  Everyone will come to Bluegrass Immediate Care for the physicals.  A parent or guardian MUST sign forms or the physical will NOT be given.  Please fill out ATHLETE'S social security number and Health Insurance information on the physical form.  The doors of Bluegrass Immediate Care will open at 5:30pm.  Please check the school’s website for the information or contact Jeremy Johnson, ATC @236-5047 extension 3009.

Schedule Pickups

Registration and Schedule Pickups

7th & 8th graders pick up time will be

Tuesday, Aug. 8th 12pm - 6pm

6th grade will be Wednesday,

Aug. 9th, 12pm - 6pm 

NOTICE OF VACANT BOARD OF EDUCATION SEAT Notice of Vacant BOE Seat

The Kentucky Commissioner of Education is seeking applicants to be considered for appointment to the Boyle County Board of Education.

S T O P tip line

What is it?  This tipline in no way replaces the face to face open communication and relationships built at our schools. The STOP tipline is just one more tool available for use by students or parents to communicate unsafe situations at school. One unique attribute of an "online" tipline is its availability.  A student, parent  or community member can submit information day or night. Also, many students may feel more comfortable emailing about a situation (instead of a face to face meeting with school officials). The main purpose of the tipline is to add another layer of accessibility between students and trusted school personnel. This tipline is not for immediate response. If anyone needs immediate assistance, they should dial 911.    How does it work?   Students or Parents   Click logo on school's webpage Choose whether you want to submit a tip about 1) bullying, 2)violence or 3) other risky behaviors (i.e. alcohol, drugs, self-harm, sexual abuse or theft, etc...) Fill-in the check boxes and explain Click submitWhat is it?    This tipline in no way replaces the face to face open communication and relationships built at our schools. The STOP tipline is just one more tool available for use by students or parents to communicate unsafe situations at school.

  •  A great feature of an "online" tipline is availability.  A student, or parent can submit information day or night.
  •  Students may feel more comfortable emailing about a situation (instead of a face to face meeting with school officials).
  • The main purpose of the tipline is to add another layer of accessibility between students and trusted school personnel.

 

13 Reasons Why - Information from the Counselors

Below is a link to an important communication from the BCMS Counseling Department. We are sharing this as a response to the rise in popularity of a Netflix series called "13 Reasons Why", which deals with the delicate subject of suicide. If you have any questions or concerns please contact one of our counselors by calling Boyle County Middle School at (859) 236-4212

.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qLIF-9ozmqdpSsbo9jwSn65DcSE66sQTbvXndYLH_9g/edit

Summer Food Service Schedule

Summer Food Service Locations and Times

GROUND BROKEN ON NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL Groundbreaking Ceremony

On January 23, Board members, staff, students and community leaders gathered to break ceremonial ground...

6th grade Orientation Information (in case you missed it)

In case you were not able to come to 6th grade Orientation, or you would like to view it again, we have included a link so that you can watch it (again).  

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1pgyKo-Iv0e9Ezq8dHJs1kFaqHzkA2FiCbgOYDmvu9W8/edit?usp=sharing

NON-TRADITIONAL DAY INFORMATION Boyle Middle News

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DRESS CODE REMINDER Boyle Middle News

On Friday, January 5, students were reminded of school expectations, including a review of the school's dress code policy.

2018-2019 SCHOOL CALENDAR RELEASED 2018 -2019 School Calendar Released

The Board of Education approved the 2018-2019 calendar at its regular monthly meeting on December 21.

NEW CHILD IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS New Immunization Requirements Released

Beginning July 1, kids in preschool-12th grade must have received two doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine.

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT CONTINUES CLIMB Kids Come First at Boyle County Schools

KDE released its annual report on public schools today, and Boyle County students have received their highest marks ever.

MEET PETEY: Boyle County's SRO Gets a New Partner Meet Petey

This year, you’ll see a new four-legged friend walking the halls with Boyle County School Resource Officer (SRO) Ricky Sellers. Petey, a four-year old German shepherd, serves alongside Officer Sellers to monitor safety throughout the district.