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Important Transportation Information Regarding Updates Coming to Bus Routes

 October 16, 2020 Dear Buck Families and Community: Like many other school districts in Michigan, Buchanan Community Schools faces the challenge of filling bus driver positions.  We currently have a shortage of bus drivers and are making necessary changes in our bussing schedules and routes.   To match our current staffing with our daily bus routes, we are in the process of combining routes while following our COVID-19 safety plans.  The Transportation Office will be sending notes home for stops that are being eliminated, as well as postcards with your students on new bus times and any changes in their routes.  Additional important information about these changes will be posted […]

Board Meeting 10-19-2020

Regular Board Meeting October 19, 2020 @ 6:00pm   IMPORTANT NOTE:  This meeting will be taking place virtually due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. To join by phone, please call 1-346-702-3831, PIN 537 113 760#. View the livestream here: https://youtu.be/oSy6PW0TbK0   Any members of the public who wish to address the board during the public input session of the meeting, we ask you to sign up through our Google form to make sure we can address you. BCS Board Meeting Public Participation Form 10-19-2020 

Friday’s Michigan Supreme Court Ruling

Buck Families, On Friday the Michigan Supreme Court ruled that Governor Whitmer lacked the authority to extend or declare states of emergency in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are seeking further guidance from local, regional, and state authorities. BCS will continue to implement all Executive Orders that have been released to date, this includes the order that will start Monday October 5, 2020. For now, Buchanan Community Schools will continue to operate under the Board approved Return to School Plan that we have successfully implemented these past four weeks.  This plan is based upon guidance from the CDC and the Berrien County Health Department. The released data from the […]