District News

  • Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests Available to Order

    The federal government is now offering at-home COVID-19 tests to U.S. households free of charge. Public health experts and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that Americans use at-home tests if they begin to have symptoms, at least five days after coming in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 or are gathering indoors with a group of people who are at risk of severe disease or unvaccinated.

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  • Bright Beginning PreK Registration

    Butler County’s Bright Beginnings Pre-K programs are accepting on-line applications for the 2022-2023 school year. Enrollment is open to all children who will be four years of age on or before 9/1/2022. Please click the link below for more information.

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  • BCSS Financial Report and the School Safety and Discipline Report (SIR)

    As required by Code of Alabama, Section 16-6B-7, the Butler County Board of Education is making Fiscal Year 2020-2021 accountability reports available to the media, parent organizations and legislators. The Financial Report and the School Safety and Discipline Report (SIR) for the Butler County School System are available for review at the Read More link below. Student achievement data for the school system is available on Alabama State Department of Education website (www.alabamaachieves.org) under Reports & Data, School Performance, Proficiency, 2020-2021 ELA Assessment, 2020-2021 Math Assessment, and 2020-2021 Science Assessment.

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  • BCSS Lawn Service Bid Opening

    The Butler County Board of Education will accept sealed bids until 10:00 a.m. on February 03, 2022 for lawn service according to the specifications listed in the attachment below. The bid sheet and other required documents may be mailed or delivered to the Butler County Board of Education. Please click the link below for more information.

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  • NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

    The Butler County Board of Education is notifying the public that the Butler County School Board intends to award and enter into a Guaranteed Energy Cost Savings Contract with Schneider Electric Buildings Americas, Inc. The intent of this contract will be to substantially reduce the energy and operational costs for Butler County Schools while greatly improving School facilities and infrastructure.

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  • PRESS RELEASE Butler County School System Mask Requirement Extended Until Further Notice

    Due to continued increase in students and staff testing positive for COVID-19 and its variants, we will continue the mask mandate until further notice. All students in grades 1-12 are required to wear masks daily both indoors and out while on school campuses regardless of vaccination status. All students, regardless of age or vaccination status, who utilize Butler County school buses for transportation to and from school, are required to wear masks. This is a mandate issued by the Federal Department of Transportation. All adults in our school buildings are required to wear masks. For questions or additional information, you may contact Superintendent Joseph Eiland at joe.eiland@butlerco.k12.al.us or by phone at 334-382-2665.

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  • BCSS FY2022 Proposed Budget Presentation

    The Butler County Board of Education Proposed Annual Budget for fiscal year October 1, 2021 - September 30, 2022.

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  • Back to School Plan

    The BCSS Back to School Plan for 2021-2022 can be found by clicking the Read More link below.

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  • BCSS COVID-19 Updates

    In an effort to of full disclosure and to keep our parents fully informed, we will provide weekly updates on COVID cases that are identified among staff and students. The dashboard will be updated every Tuesday afternoon.

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  • BCSS Public Participation at Board Meetings

    Follow the Read More link below for procedures and rules that apply for public participation at Board meetings.

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  • 2021-2022 Mask Requirement

    BCSS Press Release Mask Requirement

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  • Mask Mythbusters: Common Questions about Kids & Face Masks

    Some parents may have concerns about face masks, and this article can help. Here are some common questions about kids and masks, along with evidence-based information on kids wearing masks.

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  • Dual Enrollment Updates

    Stay up-to-date on the latest dual enrollment information by following the link below.

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  • 2021-2022 BCSS School System Calendar

    The BCSS School System Calendar has been posted at the link below. The first day of school is August 11, 2021.

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  • Alabama Literacy ACT FAQ

    The Alabama Literacy Act was passed in 2019 and created to help improve reading in Alabama public schools to ensure students are reading on grade level by the end of the 3rd grade. Click on the link below for an FAQ on the Literacy Act.

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  • Annual Accountability Report

    As required by Alabama Act 95-313, the Butler County Board of Education is making Fiscal Year 2019-2020 accountability reports available to the media, parent organizations and legislators. The Financial Report, Student Achievement Report and the School Safety and Discipline Report (SIR) for the Butler County School System are available for review on the school system's website at www.butlerco.k12.al.us. Student achievement results were not reported for 2019-2020. Alabama was granted a waiver for 2019-2020 by the U. S. Department of Education due to COVID-19. Student achievement data for prior years is available on the Alabama State Department of Education's website at www.alsde.edu under AL Education Report Card, Supporting Data.

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  • Mr. Eiland's Parent/Guardian Letter

    Please read Mr. Eiland's Parent/Guardian letter regarding visitor guidelines and drop-off procedures for the 2020-2021 school year.

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  • SchoolsPLP Informational Videos

    Linked are informational videos about the SchoolsPLP Program that are designed to help parents understand some of the key program components and functions of the virtual platform.

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  • SchoolsPLP Virtual Learning Platform Information and Sample Guides

    The BCSS Virtual School offering consists of SchoolsPLP K-12 curriculum which is manned with in-county mentors and teachers to manage the daily flow of instruction. Sample pacing documents and sample Parent and Teacher Guides can be found by clicking on the link Read More.

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  • AASB COVID-19 FAQs for Personnel

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