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High School Graduations are May 27 Bullitt East High School 2016 Graduation

The official date for high school seniors to receive diplomas from Bullitt Central, Bullitt East and North Bullitt High Schools is Saturday, May 27th at Broadbent Arena in Louisville.

High School Drama Departments Present One-Act Plays High School Drama Students Perform a Play

Audiences can enjoy the performances of high school students this weekend as they present a series of one-act plays.

Roby Elementary School Wins $500 in TELL Kentucky Roby Elementary School Received a $500 check from TELL Kentucky

Roby Elementary School was drawn as the first week winner in the 2017 TELL Kentucky Survey.

Foundation Reboots Annual Fundraiser Foundation Logo

The Bullitt County Foundation for Excellence in Public Education hopes a few tweaks to their annual spring fundraiser increases participation and revenue.

Students in Grades 6-8 Receiving Chromebooks this School Year Chromebook

To prepare middle school students for learning in the technology age for both college and their future, BCPS students in grades 6-8 are receiving Chromebooks for the 2017-2018 school year.

BCPS Begins Search for New Superintendent Search

The Bullitt County Board of Education is seeking a visionary leader who has the ability to develop effective relationships that builds trust with all stakeholders by demonstrating professional integrity, valuing employee input while modeling the values of the community and school district.

2017 TELL Kentucky Working Conditions Survey TELL Kentucky

From now through March 31, school-based certified educators in all 173 Kentucky school districts will be able to share their thoughts about the working conditions in their schools through the 2017 TELL (Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning) Kentucky Survey.

2017 TELL Kentucky Survey

Proposals Accepted for Ethernet CAT6A Drops at 5 District Schools Moving Forward Logo

Bullitt County Public Schools is now accepting proposals for the installation of 128 (250’ estimated per drop) Ethernet CAT6A drops at 5 district schools for wireless and desktop internet access.

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Limited Redistricting Proposal for 2018-19 Moving Forward Logo

 

Limited Redistricting Proposal (CORRECTED) for 2018-19

 

The following is a proposal to reduce student crowding at schools in the eastern part of the county, especially Pleasant Grove Elementary and to more effectively utilize classroom space in the northern part of the county, will be submitted to the Board of Education for consideration at its November 27, 2017 regular meeting. See the attached link for the specific proposal and streets that would be affected should this be approved. There is a limited public comment period near the beginning of each regular business meeting of the Board of Education.   

 

2017-18 Proposal To Reduce East Area Crowding

 

Nichols Elementary School Will Be Represented at 2018 National Reading Recovery Conference Heather Allen works with Samuel Burnett

Nichols Elementary School Reading Recovery/Read to Achieve teacher Heather Brewer Allen has been awarded a $1,000 grant to attend the 2018 Reading Recovery Council of North America K-6 National Literacy Conference Feb. 17-20 in Columbus, OH.

District Recruitment Fair is April 18 2016 District Recruitment Fair

The fourth annual District Recruitment Fair is Tuesday, April 18th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at North Bullitt High School.

Open Enrollment Information Kentucky Employee's Health Plan Logo
Special In-District Transfers Moving Forward logo

SPECIAL IN-DISTRICT TRANSFERS

Parents may make application December 1 through January 15, for a student transfer in accordance with Board Policy to attend an Elementary or Middle School identified as accepting transfers for the next school year

January 2017 is School Board Recognition Month Board of Education

Across the state this month, local school board members, including those in the Bullitt County school district, will be saluted by their administrators, faculty, staff, students and community members during Kentucky’s observation of School Board Recognition Month.

Eli Manns Drawing Selected for VSA Kentucky Traveling Exhibition Eli Manns

Crossroads Elementary School student Eli Manns’ drawing Colorful Tree was selected as one of VSA Kentucky’s traveling exhibit in November at the Galt House East in Louisville.

Austin Hibbard Pens Powerful Piece on Child Abuse Austin Hibbard

Putting an end to child abuse is a mission for Crossroads Elementary School fourth grade student Austin Hibbard.

North Bullitt High School JROTC Cadets to Honor Veterans 2016  NBHS JROTC Veterans Day Ceremony

The North Bullitt High School JROTC Battalions Operations Officer, Operations Assistant, and Executive Officer organize and host an annual Veterans Day ceremony.

Transportation Technology Fields Trips from School Districts Eddie Clan at a TeamWorks Computer

A computer system called TeamWorks which tracks work orders, inventory and maintenance has garnered attention from several Kentucky school districts.

Administrators Selected to Participate in Leadership Institute for School Principals Chris Mason

Several Bullitt County Public School administrators from each grade level have been selected to participate in the Kentucky Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Institute for School Principals.

Jodi-Grant Jones Named 2017 Health Teacher of the Year Jodi Grant-Jones

Eastside Middle School’s Jodi Grant-Jones has been named 2017 Kentucky Health Teacher of the Year.

2017-2018 Student Assignment/Street Listings School Bus
School and District Red Ribbon Winners District Red Ribbon Ceremony

Old Mill Elementary School fifth grade student Shane Ritter composed such a powerful essay about the impact of substance abuse on his family, he was given a standing ovation at the 2017 District Red Ribbon Awards Ceremony.

Hundreds of Middle School Students Attend JA Inspire JA Inspire

Over 1,000 Bernheim, Bullitt Lick, Eastside, Hebron, Mt. Washington and Zoneton Middle School students participated in Junior Achievement Inspire

Larry Steinmetz Named State Journalism Director for JEA Larry Steinmetz

Bullitt East High School’s English Dept. Chair Larry Steinmetz has been named the State Journalism Director for the Journalism Education Association (JEA).

Bullitt County Area Technology Center Students Recognized at Awards Ceremony Jordan Thomas

Amazing! Jordan Thomas only needed a single word to describe receiving a $1,000 scholarship from Tom Chamberlain’s Lights Out Bar and Grill.

Summer Food Service Program Summer Food Service Program
Board of Education Passes Resolution for Special Session in Frankfort Moving Forward Logo

By unanimous action, the Bullitt County Board of Education authorized Superintendent Keith Davis to close schools for one day if Gov. Matt Bevin calls a special session concerning pension reform, so that staff members may, if they choose, attend the session and speak with legislators about the public pension issue.

BCPS Sets Standards and Limits for Communication Moving Forwad Logo

Bullitt County Public Schools has released new guidelines for how internal and external communication takes place in the schools and district.

Retiring Teachers Honored at District Ceremony 2017 Retiring Teachers

The teaching profession is one where educators make a difference in the lives of students.

Foundation Awards Over $20,000 in Grants to Educational Projects Foundation Logo

Over $20,000 has been awarded in grants to educational projects by the Bullitt County Foundation for Excellence in Public Education.

Major Renovations Complete at Maryville and Mt. Washington Elementary Schools Mt. Washington Elementary School

During the past year and a half, the interior and exterior appearance of two elementary schools has drastically changed.

Bullitt East High School's Darrell Vincent Contributes Engineering Knowledge to KDE Darrell Vincent

Project Lead The Way Engineering Master Teacher Darrell Vincent has been selected to continue to serve on the task force working on Engineering curriculum, standards, and certifications with KDE.

Bullitt Central High School Hosts Spring Reading Fling Bullitt Central High School Spring Reading Fling

Dozens of students participated in the annual spring reading fling at Bullitt Central High School.

District Energy Savings in a Decade = $5.5 Million ENERGY STAR

Since partnering with the Kentucky Energy Efficiency Program for Schools (KEEPS) in November 2006, Bullitt County Public Schools has saved over $5.5 million in energy costs.

Hebron's Kimberly Rasner Honored by Chick-Fil-A Hebron's Kimberly Rasner is Honored by Chick-Fil-A

Kimberly Rasner was quite surprised when recognized by Chick-Fil-A of Okolona for a student-written letter.

Bullitt Central High School Inducts 11 into 2017 Hall of Fame 2017 Bullitt Central High School Hall of Fame Inductees

The fifth annual Bullitt Central High School Hall of Fame ceremony featured the induction of 11 individuals.

Joe Shepherd Takes the Wheel as District Director of Transportation Joe Shepherd

The new face in charge of a fleet of school buses is Joe Shepherd.

Wax Museums Allow Students to Become History Maryville Elementary School Wax Museum

Where else can you see George Washington, Rosa Parks, Col. Harland Sanders and Amelia Earhart in the same room?

Roby Elementary School Archery Team Qualifies for World Tournament Roby Elementary School Archery Team

A season of firsts has Roby Elementary School archers aiming high.

JOM Donates Socks and Shoes to Shepherdsville Elementary School Students JOM Sock and Shoe Donation to SES

For the second consecutive year, JOM employees have put their best foot forward at Shepherdsville Elementary School.

Maryville Elementary School Earns STLP Honors Maryville Elementary School STLP  Students

Competing at Kentucky’s Student Technology Leadership Program’s state championship, Maryville Elementary School made an auspicious debut.

KASHRM President Jennifer Wooley Reflects on State Conference KASHRM President Jennifer Woioley

Kentucky Association of School Human Resources Managers (KASHRM) President and BCPS Director of Human Resources Jennifer Wooley wrapped up her second state conference in Lexington to glowing reviews.

2017 Scottish Rite Ceremony 2017 Scottish Rite Scholarship Winners

For the 30th year, the Bullitt County Scottish Rite organization conducted its Student Recognition Program.

Bullitt East High School Senior Sean Woods Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist Sean Woods

Bullitt East High School senior Sean Woods has been named a 2017 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist.

2017 Young Authors School and District Winners 2017 Young Authors

Dozens of elementary and middle school students wrote their way to honors during the district’s 2017 Young Author ceremony.

Schools Welcome Administrator Shannon Hall Shannon Hall

Shannon Hall is the new principal of the Bullitt Alternative Center, Riverview Opportunity Center and Spring Meadows Children’s Home.

Maddie Johnston Makes History Maddie Johnston

Crossroads Elementary School’s Maddie Johnston is the first student to qualify for the National History Day’s Kentucky competition.

2017 Very Important Partners Honored 2017 VIP Group Photo

Nearly 40 middle and high school students were recognized as Very Important Partners during a Youth Poster Campaign unveiling ceremony last month at Bullitt Central High School.

Bullitt East High School Senior Jordan Maloyed's Play Produced by Actors Theatre of Louisville Jordan Maloyed

Jordan Maloyed’s 10-minute play, Not Another Cliché, will be produced by Actors Theatre of Louisville as part of its 12th annual New Voices Young Playwrights Festival April 24-26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Bingham Theatre.

Daniel Mullins Named Lebanon Junction Elementary School Principal Daniel Mullins

The new principal at Lebanon Junction Elementary School is a familiar face to Bullitt County.

District Network Engineer Andrew Hobbs Honored by Kentucky Society for Technology in Education (KySTE) Andrew Hobbs received the Outstanding Technical Support Award from KySTE

Andrew Hobbs, Network Engineer for Bullitt County Public Schools, was recognized with the Outstanding Technology Support Award during the closing of the 2017 Kentucky Society for Technology in Education (KySTE) conference.

Michele Grey Named 2017 Kentucky DARE Teacher of the Year Michele Grey

Old Mill Elementary School fifth grade educator Michele Grey whole heartedly believes in the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program.

Bernheim Middle School Students Qualify for National Jr. Beta Club Convention Bernheim Middle School Jr. Beta Club Students

Bernheim Middle School students Emma Maddox (eighth grade) and Virginia Boyle, Marissa Johns and Leah Johnson (seventh grade) earned honors at the Kentucky Jr. Beta Club convention last month in Lexington.

Physical Fitnessgram Kits Donated to District PE Teachers with Fitnessgram Kit Items

Fostering the belief physical fitness is essential to a well-rounded education, over $15,000 in materials has been donated to Bullitt County Public Schools.

Eastside Middle School Cheerleaders Earn World Honor Eastside Middle School Cheerleaders

USA Cheer, the national governing body for cheer in the U.S., has announced that Eastside Middle School will represent the U.S. at the International Cheer Union (ICU) Junior World Championship in the newly developed Junior Elite division, which will take place on April 26th, 2017 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida.

Cougar Buddies Return to Mentor Shepherdsville Elementary School Students Cougar Buddies at Shepherdsville Elementary School

Inspired by a successful first season, high school students from Bullitt Central’s football team are back to mentor Shepherdsville Elementary School students.

Bullitt East High School Marching Band Earns Major Honor Bullitt East High School Marching Band

  The Bullitt East Marching Band was named Grand Champion at the 14th Annual Eagle Classic at Eastern High School on September 16th.

Schools Awarded Mathematics Achievement Grant Funds Moving Forward logo

Grant funds from the Kentucky Department of Education will be used in the subject area of math at Brooks, Freedom and Pleasant Grove Elementary Schools.

Crossroads and Freedom Elementary Schools Earn Dollar General Store Literacy Grants Dollar General Store Icon

Crossroads and Freedom Elementary Schools have been awarded Dollar General Store Literacy grants.

Foundation Awards Over $10,000 in Grants to Schools Foundation Awards Grants to Schools

Students in eight schools will benefit from over $10,000 in grants awarded by the Bullitt County Foundation for Excellence in Public Education.

MCAKY Makes Major Donation to Bullitt County Area Technology Center MCAKY Donation

The Mechanical Contractors Association of Kentucky (MCAKY) has donated $5,000 to the Bullitt County Area Technology Center.

Hebron Middle School JROTC Panther Corp Hebron Middle School JROTC Panther Corp

Hebron Middle School students in sixth through eighth grades can voluntarily participate in the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp (JROTC) Panther Corp Program.

Ashley Andriot and Christine Bickett Lending Their Knowledge Serving on State Education Panels Christine Bickett of NBHS

A pair of educators have been picked to share their knowledge on state standards.

Mt. Washington Public Library Donates Furniture to Old Mill Elementary School Old Mill Elementary School students in Sara Thornsberry's class do their school work while sitting on furniture donated by the Mt. Washington Public Library

The recent opening of a new public library in Mt. Washington was of great benefit to Old Mill Elementary School.

Robyn Clemens Publishes Book Available on Amazon Robyn Clemens

Lebanon Junction Elementary School Arts and Humanities teacher Robyn Clemens has written a book that is available online.

Anne Lopez named State Finalist for Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Anne Lopez

Eastside Middle School’s Anne Lopez is one of two Kentucky teachers named state finalists for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Teaching (PAEMST)

Bullitt East High School Project Lead The Way Total Eclipse Viewing Experience BEHS PLTW Eclipse Viewing

Despite Bullitt County Public Schools’ classes being cancelled for the Aug. 21st total solar eclipse, a group of Bullitt East High School students traveled to Franklin, KY to witness the celestial event.

Adrienne Usher Selected Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning Adrienne Usher

Current Director of Elementary Education Adrienne Usher has accepted the position of Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning following the retirement of Brenda Pirtle.

The Dream Express Provides Free Books to Kids The Dream Express

Bullitt Lick Middle School Curriculum Coach Lynette Ward and her husband, David, are living a dream by taking a bus filled with books to various locations where kids can browse through an assortment of titles.

Kevin Connors Named Bullitt Lick Middle School Principal Kevin Connors

Early August was a time of transition as students returned to their classes and a new administrator took over at Bullitt Lick Middle School.

Shawn Pickett Selected Mt. Washington Middle School Principal Shawn Pickett

Having spent his entire professional career (26 years) at Mt. Washington Middle School, Shawn Pickett is now the top General following the retirement of longtime administrator Dr. Denise Allen.

New Leadership at Shepherdsville Elementary School Patrick Durham

Patrick Durham was selected as Shepherdsville Elementary School’s Principal.

Lee Barger Named District Director of College and Career Readiness/Innovative Programs Lee Barger

The new Director of College and Career Programs/Innovative Programs is former Bullitt Lick Middle School Principal Lee Barger.

Bullitt County Public Libraries Working to put Library Cards in the Hands of All Students BCPL Logo

A working partnership exists between Bullitt County Public Schools and Bullitt County Public Library to ensure all 13,200 students have a library card prior to the 2017–2018 school year.

Lisa Lewis Named District Director of Finance Lisa Lewis

Lisa Lewis is the new Director of Finance for Bullitt County Public Schools following the departure of Denise Smith after 10 years.

Erik Huber Selected Bullitt Central High School Principal Erik Huber

Erik Huber looks forward to Aug. 9th when he will greet Bullitt Central High School students as their new principal.

Students Selected to Attend Governor's School for the Arts Hunter Trammell and Ella Witt

Ella Witt and Hunter Trammell were accepted into the 2017 Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts.

Eastside Middle School's Jennifer Faith Named 2017 Kentucky History Teacher of the Year Jennifer Faith

Kentucky’s 2017 History Teacher of the Year is Jennifer Faith of Eastside Middle School.

Ann Ford Selected Zoneton Middle School Principal Ann Ford

The 2017-2018 school year will begin with Ann Ford as Zoneton Middle School’s new principal.

Eastside Middle School STLP Earns Gold Status STLP Kemtucky

It took a PowerPoint presentation reflecting on Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) year for Eastside youth to attain Gold Status.

All 13 Bullitt County Preschools Earn 5-Star Ratings Moving Forward logo

Parents of preschool age children should be pleasantly aware that all 13 elementary schools have earned a 5 STAR rating for their preschool class from the Kentucky Department of Education.

Mattie L. Owens Courtyard Dedication Mattie Owens Courtyard Dedication

The outside learning environment in the center of Roby Elementary School has a new name.

Mt. Washington Middle School Earns Re-Designation as a School to Watch 2017 School to Watch Banner

In 2010, Mt. Washington Middle earned the lofty distinction of being named a Kentucky School to Watch.