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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!”
(Click the heading above for more information)

(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. 

Barren Schools Mobile App

It's Here!  The Barren County Schools mobile app is now available in the App Store & Google Play Store.
Search Barren County School District to download and get started.

CLICK HERE to see a quick tutorial for customizing the app.

Barren County Approved For Non-Traditional Instruction Days iLearn@home logo

We are pleased to announce that Barren County is approved for 2016-2017 school year to continue the Non-Traditional Instruction Plan known as iLearn@home.  The Barren County School District was selected last year as one of thirty-one new districts to participate in this waiver program, and for 2016-2017 will join 71 other school districts to look at instruction on snow days (or other days school would not be in session) differently.

Barren County iLearning@Home Days are being planned to reduce impact of missed days due to weather or other events.  Read more about it the state approved waiver here.

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