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Board Meeting 9-21-2020

Regular Board Meeting September 21, 2020 @ 6:00pm   IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to Governor Whitmer’s Safe Start Executive Order 2020-176, which refers to limiting indoor gatherings to under 10 people, this meeting will be taking place virtually. To join by phone, please call 1-346-702-3831, PIN 537 113 760#. View the livestream here: https://youtu.be/e7POv7f3h5c Any members of the public who wish to address the board during the public input session of the meeting, we ask you sign up through our Google form to make sure we can address you. BCS Board Meeting Public Participation Form 9-21-2020 

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.

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 https://58481.itemorder.com/sale  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 rcarlson@buchananschools.com  

8-17-2020 Board of Education Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    AUGUST 17, 2020           REGULAR MEETING                        VIRTUAL MEETING   CALL TO ORDER PRESIDENT: Sandy Tobler opened the virtual meeting at 6:01 pm ROLL CALL PHYSICALLY PRESENT: C. Lee, H. Burnett (arrived at 6:03pm), R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler   ABSENT:   none   OTHERS PHYSICALLY PRESENT : Trish Robinson   ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by C. Lee, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the board meeting of August 17, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler NAYS:  […]

8-13-2020 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    AUGUST 13, 2020           SPECIAL MEETING           VIRTUAL MEETING CALL TO ORDER President: Sandy Tobler opened the meeting at 6:01 pm ROLL CALL PHYSICALLY PRESENT: C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler   ABSENT:   none   OTHERS PRESENT : Trish Robinson, Mark Kurland, Michael Dunn ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by R. Writer, SECONDED BY Member C. Lee the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of August 13, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler NAYS:  None     MOTION ADOPTED […]

8-11-2020 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    AUGUST 11, 2020           SPECIAL MEETING           VIRTUAL MEETING CALL TO ORDER President: Sandy Tobler opened the meeting at 5:06 pm ROLL CALL PHYSICALLY PRESENT: C. Lee, R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler.   ABSENT:   H. Burnett (arrived later by phone)   OTHERS PRESENT : Trish Robinson, Mark Kurland, Michael Dunn ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by K. Laesch, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of August 11, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, R. Writer, D. Wentworth, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch, and S. Tobler NAYS:  None     MOTION […]

District Pest Spraying

This afternoon 8/26/2020 we are having a emergency Bee Spray and removal done at Buchanan High School and High School Athletic Complex. 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.

K-4 Remote Learning Update

Please make sure you make your enrollment choice for K-4 Remote Learning or 5 through 12 Virtual by 4PM on Friday, August 21st. We still have openings for K1. As of now, Grades 2,3 and 4 do not have enough signed-up to do remote learning. For those who have signed up, thank you. We will be in touch the week of August 24 with more details. K-4 Remote Learning Info K-4 Remote Learning Flyer (August 21, 2020 Final Sign-up Day)