Month: September 2020

District Pest Spraying

Tomorrow morning 9/10/2020 we are having a emergency Bee Spray and removal done at Ottawa Elementary and Buchanan School Farm. Our district-approved Pest Control Service will be preforming this treatment.  If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Operations Department at 695-8400 ext. 20134.

Buchanan School Breakfast/Lunch Announcement!

Good Evening Buchanan Schools’ Parents and Guardians, We are happy to announce that the USDA has extended a program allowing us to offer free breakfast and lunch to all Buchanan Community Schools’ students.  Your student(s) will be able to eat meals at school at no cost to you beginning on Tuesday, September 8th.  This program is scheduled to run until December 31st or until funds run out. While this program allows all student to eat for free, it is important that you still fill out the Free and Reduced lunch application unless you received a letter from us stating that your students qualify for free or reduced meals by direct […]

Buchanan Virtual Academy Applications Currently Being Processed

Dear Buck Families, If you have applied to the Buchanan Virtual Academy and have not received confirmation of acceptance, your application is still being processed. There has been an influx of applications and the Buchanan Virtual Academy is working hard to process all applications as soon as possible. In the meantime, your student may report to in-person school on Tuesday, September 8th or you should call the school office to excuse the absence from the building until they are officially approved into the BVA. This message is for students enrolling in the Buchanan Virtual Academy only. If your student is K-4 remote with a Buchanan teacher or scheduled for in […]

District Fertilizing

Our district contractor will be applying fertilizer and herbicide to the HS and MS Athletic Complex’s on Friday September 4, 2020. If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Operations Department at 695-8400 ext. 20134.

2020-2021 Herd Shirt is Available for Order!!

The 2020-2021 Herd shirt is here! To place an order, you must do so online only this year. To order please go to  The deadline to order a shirt is Monday, September 21, 2020. The date and location for shirt pickup will be announced at a later date.   If you have any questions, please email