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Bus Incident

On Friday afternoon, at approximately 4 pm, the Barren County Sheriffs Department  was called to Barren County Schools bus # 40 Due to something striking the drivers side of the bus.  No students were on the bus and the driver was not injured.  

The bus was traveling down highway 90 in the Eighty Eight community when a side window was hit and shattered.  The incident is under investigation by the Barren County Sheriffs Department. 

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact the Barren County Sherriff's Department or the Barren County Board of Education at (270)651-3787

Chasity Shipley, BCMS Teacher named one of 24 Valvoline Teacher Award Winners 2017 Teacher of the Year

Congratulations on being recognized today on the Capital Rotunda!

Gov Bevin with BC staff at awards

School Bus Safety & Driver Appreciation Week School Bus Safety Week

National School Bus Safety Week is an active and evolving public education program and an excellent way for parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus operators, school administrators, and other interested parties - to join forces and address the importance of school bus safety.

Kentucky Safe Schools Week Safe Schools Week Logo


October 16-22, 2016

Theme:  “Be the HERO; STOP the Bullying!”
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(Or click the link above to take the pledge to Be a HERO)

Bullying can be verbal, social, physical & cyber.  As a part of KY Safe Schools Week we have complied numerous resources by grade level for you to share with your students/children on ways to avoid cyberbullying & staying safe on the Internet.  

Distinguished District Picture of district schools and county

The Barren County Schools received a Distinguished Ranking on the release of the 2016 Unbridled Learning Assessment results for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. 

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