Learn more about Legado Spanish Immersion Academy at Clifty Creek Elementary here
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.
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:
The Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation strives to keep our students safe during the chilly winter months. Remember that for the latest information on school closings due to weather, you can visit our district website or the website for your individual school.
We encourage all parents to dress your child appropriately for cold weather. Students will have outdoor recess, even during cold weather, so children should be sent to school with coats, hats, gloves, and scarves. Please speak to your school principal if you need assistance providing these items.
Registration for Kindergarten opens March 4-8, 2019
Any child that is 5 years of age by August 1, 2019, is eligible for Kindergarten. Each BCSC elementary school will be open on Monday, March 4, from 6:00-7:00pm, to register children for Kindergarten. If unable to attend this evening session, parents are welcome to register their child at their home school's main office during the week of March 5-8, from 9:00am-2:00pm.
All parents must present the following items to register their child for school: the child's birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of residency. The proof of residency can be a utility bill (not a cell phone bill), but the address reflected must match the student's home address.
For questions, please contact the school your child will attend.
The application for early admittance to kindergarten is available at the link below. All children in the state of Indiana must be 5 years of age prior to August 1, 2019, in order to be eligible to enroll in kindergarten. Applications will be accepted for students whose birthday is between Aug. 2- October 31, 2019.
You must submit all four documents linked below to the BCSC Administration Offices at 1200 Central Ave, no later than Firday, March 29, 2019.
The application for early admittance to 1st grade is available at the link below. All children in the state of Indiana must be 6 years of age prior to August 1, 2019, in order to be eligible to enroll in 1st grade. Applications will be accepted for students whose birthday is between Aug. 2- October 31, 2019.
You must submit all three documents linked below to the BCSC Administration Offices at 1200 Central Ave, no later than Friday, March 29, 2019.
Columbus Signature Academy - Elementary Application
Bright Beginnings – Quality child care for children six weeks to four year olds
Busy Bees – Pre-Kindergarten Program based at Johnson Education Center, CSA Fodrea, Rockcreek and Mt. Healthy
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.