Hey kids…do you like fun? Do you like friends? Do you like food?
Come eat lunch with your friends this summer!
It’s free and fun!
The applications for BCSC Pre-Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year are available at this link. Applications for On My Way Pre-K have not been released, yet. After you have applied, you will receive an email once the On My Way Pre-K application is active.
For more information about BCSC's Pre-K program, please visit our website or call us at 812-376-4569.
Learn more about Legado Spanish Immersion Academy at Clifty Creek Elementary here
BCSC will have an eLearning Day on the 6th snow day or any cancellation after Spring Break. To find out more information regarding our eLearning Days, visit: https://sites.google.com/bcsc.k12.in.us/bcscelearning/home
Want to learn more about technology in BCSC and/or could not attend our Family Technology Night? View our collection of technology resources for families and students in the About Us, Technology tab.
The Columbus Virtual Pathway is an online educational offering for students in grades 7 through 12 in Bartholomew and surrounding counties. The Columbus Virtual Pathway will utilize the Pearson Connexus Online and Blended Learning platform to offer online courses developed by Pearson and taught by Indiana state-certified teachers.
Students attending the Columbus Virtual Pathway will be enrolled at a BCSC school and be assigned an instructional advisor. These students will receive a BCSC diploma upon graduation and will be able to participate in BCSC programs and extra-curricular activities at the schools where they are enrolled.
For more information, please contact:
To apply: Columbus Virtual Pathway Application
Governor's Work Ethic Certificate
Find out more about the requirements and the incentives at www.bcgweclearn.com
Community Partnership - The Governor's Work Ethic Certificate is designed to assist Indiana communities in closing the work ethic skills gap.
Find out more about the requirements to earn the certification and the benefits for businesses and the community at www.bcgwecgrow.com
Application Link will be posted here.
If you have questions, please feel free to contact the following school administrators:
Elementary Enrollment 2019 (during the summer)
If you wish to enroll your child in elementary school during the time the schools are closed for summer break, please see the following procedure for enrollment instructions:
1) Print an enrollment packet (available below).
2) You must complete every form within the enrollment packet before returning.
3) If you are unable to print the packet, you may obtain one at the BCSC Administration building (1200 Central Ave), Monday-Thursdays, from 9:00am-2:00pm.
4) Your application materials will not be accepted until all forms are complete and requirements met. In addition to the completed forms, you will need to bring with you:
5) If you have questions about which school your child should attend, please click on the Parents tab and Transportation (on this website) for further instructions.
6) If you need further assistance, or to submit your packet for processing, appointments on a first come-first serve basis are available Tuesday-Thursday, from 9:00am-2:00pm, at the BCSC Administration building.
7) Forms are provided in both English and Spanish for your convenience.
For Questions not answered here, please call 812-376-4234.
Elementary Open House Dates
Monday, August 5
Busy Bees Pre-K--5:00pm- Early Childhood Parent Meeting; 5:30-6:30pm-Classroom Visits
Clifty Creek--5:00- Grades K-2 presentation; 6:00- Grades 3-6 presentation; 5:00-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Mt. Healthy--5:30-6:00pm- New families; 6:00-7:00pm-All families Welcome
L.C.. Schmitt--5:00-5:30pm- New families; 5:30-6:30pm-All families Welcome
L.F. Smith--4:30-5:00pm- New families; 5:00-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Southside--5:00-5:30pm- New families; 5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Taylorsville--5:00-5:30pm- New families Orientation; 5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Tuesday, August 6
CSA Lincoln--5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
CSA Fodrea--5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Parkside--5:00-5:30pm- New families; 5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
W.D. Richards--5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
Rockcreek--5:30-6:30pm- All families Welcome
School Begins for all BCSC students Wednesday, August 7
Bright Beginnings – Quality child care for children six weeks to four year olds
Early Childhood Integrated Program – Program for 3 year olds based at the Johnson Learning Center
BCSC Pre-K – Pre-Kindergarten Program based at Johnson Education Center, CSA Fodrea, Parkside ES, Southside ES and Taylorsville ES
Pre-K Title 1 – Pre-Kindergarten Program based at all elementary schools, but CSA Lincoln and Fodrea.
i-CARE – Before and after school program for Bright Beginnings and Pre-Kindergarten Programs
Family School Partners – A free home visitation program created to help parents of preschool children, ages 1-5 years, develop skills as their child's first and most important teacher.