Is BES going back to a hybrid schedule?
Yes, the first day back to the hybrid schedule will be Tuesday, January 19th. Since January 19th falls on a Tuesday, the Blue cohort will start school in the building.
What is the Arrival & Dismissal time?
School will begin at 9AM and end at 1:15pm. All students who walk or are driven to school should NOT arrive before 8:55 am.
Preschool students will attend from 9:15 AM until 12:30 PM. Parents dropping students off should NOT arrive before 9:10 AM.
Where will students enter the building?
Students will be entering the building through the gym. If a student arrives after 9:10am, they should come in through the main office and Miss Hardy will give them a late pass.
Preschool students drop-off/pick up will be at the Scharre Wing entrance.
Does my child need to wear a mask? Are staff members required to wear a mask?
YES! ALL students and staff members are required to wear facial masks at all times.
Are students required to wear a mask on the bus?
YES! All students are required to wear a mask on the bus and keep their mask on for the entire bus ride. School bus drivers WILL NOT allow students to board the bus if they do not have their masks on.
Will school lunch be available?
YES, The US Dept. of Agriculture approved BES for a program that permits schools to serve meals to ALL students at NO charge. If you need to order lunch please visit our website and the link “Blairstown Elementary Student Pre-order Meal Form”. This should be completed for any student requesting lunches for the week that you will be picking up.
Can my child bring in a snack? Yes, students are encouraged to bring in a small snack and water. There will be a short snack time built into their schedule during the day.
How do I subscribe to the BES App?
The app is available for free in the App Store for your Apple or Android device.
Search Blairstown Elementary School in the App Store
Register and create your account
Select “Parent” as roll option