Monday, May 4
School Board of Directors Meeting
8:00 PM
Monday, May 18
School Board of Directors Meeting
8:00 PM
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day
Monday, June 1
School Board of Directors Meeting
8:00 PM
Friday, June 5
Graduation Ceremony
Last Day of School for Students
School is in Session - Snow Make-Up Day

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Today, 4/25/2015
High: 56 Low: 41
Slight chance rain
20% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/26/2015
High: 57 Low: 41
Chance rain showers
44% chance of precipitation.

Please see attached information regarding the Big Spring High School All Sports Banquet, which will be held on May 20, 2015.

Big Spring School District and the Newville community are proud to be one of the 388 school districts nationwide to be selected by the NAMM Foundation as one of 2015's Best Communities for Music Education.  Please read through the attached press release.

NAMM Press Release.pdf

2015 Kindergarten Registration

Each winter the Big Spring School District begins the process of preliminary registration for children in the District who are eligible to attend kindergarten in the upcoming school year.  The District held the preliminary registration process January, February, and March. 

Kindergarten Registration is being held April 14, 2015 at Mt. Rock, April 22, 2015 at Newville, and May 1, 2015 at Oak Flat.  Please contact Carol Kuntz at 776-2413 to schedule an appointment.

Please visit the links below for additional information.

Mini-THON raises over $35,000 FTK!

Video by Larissa Kelso

Sixth Annual Girls' Night Out has its Largest Turnout! 
Video By Larissa Kelso

Swimming lesson registration for the spring lessons will occur on Monday, April 27th in the BSHS pool hallway from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. Lessons will begin Tuesday, April 28th and run through May 8th. Classes will be from 6:30 to 7:10 PM or 7:15 to 7:55 PM. When registering your child, please bring any previously earned swim report cards/certificates so that we can register your child in the correct level. Cost is $35.00 for Big Spring residents and $40.00 for non-residents. Class sizes are limited to 10 students per class. There will be a parent/child class offered.

PSSA Parent Information

The PSSA's for students in grades 3-8 will be given at various times throughout the assessment window from April 13th through May 1st.  Please see the links below for additional information.  

Parent Letter All PSSAs 2015 (1).pdf

"Building Up Our Youth" Training

Please see attached flyer for BUOY Training Information.

BUOY updated flyer.pdf

Please click on the link below for attached information regarding the Big Spring Band Booster Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 9th, 2015.

Big Spring Band Boosters Golf Tournament 2015 Web rev.pdf
14-15 Secondary Chromebook Initiative

The Big Spring School District is launching an exciting new learning opportunity for its secondary students this year.  Every student in grades 6 -12 will be issued a Chromebook for his/her exclusive use throughout high school.  The purpose of this initiative is to fully engage students and create a learning environment that fosters critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity.

For more information about the program, protection plan, and the Chromebook agreement, please see the documentation and communications below...

Chromebook Documents
BSSD Chromebook Guidelines
BSSD Chromebook Agreement
Chromebook Brochure
Chromebook Parent Presentation

Parent Letters
Letter to 9th Grade Families (sent 8/4/14)
Letter to 11th & 12th Grade Families (sent 8/14/14)
Letter to 6th Grade Families (sent 8/14/14)
Letter to 7th & 8th Grade Families (sent home with child)

Security Camera Installation on District Buses

In the Big Spring School District, we continually strive to ensure the safety and security of our students.  For that reason, the District is in the process of installing security cameras on all district buses.  If your child rides a district bus (to/from school, activity buses, field trips, etc.), he/she may be subject to video recording.  For more information, please contact the District Transportation Coordinator at 717-776-2408.

2014-2015 School Calendar
2014-2015 School Calendar Approved .pdf
2015-2016 School Calendar
2015-2016 School Calendar .pdf