Members of Butler Area School District's orchestra were invited to play in a Side by Side concert with the Grove City College Orchestra in February.
Butler Area School District has partnered with Penn United Technologies to offer a unique Pre-Apprenticeship program to students in grades 10-12.
The Pre-Apprenticeship Program is an opportunity for high school students to participate in a program that is relevant to their post-secondary career path. The rigorous program is intended to help students develop and strengthen skills that are necessary to pursue a career in advanced manufacturing.
Five corporate leaders from throughout the region visited Butler Senior High School on March 12 as part of the "CEO in the Classroom" program. Each of them shadowed a student for the day.
Unfortunately, we experienced technical difficulties with the company that supports “SchoolCafe” today. Some students were unable to log in to the school lunch system, while others had inaccurate information in their account. Despite the difficulty, all students were offered food.
Butler County Area Vocational-Technical School featured Butler Area School District students in their 2019 newsletter. Click to view it>
The Senior High School Spanish Club is hosting "An Evening to 'Taco Bout" on Friday, April 5, 2019 in the Senior High School cafeteria from 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Eighty-four Butler Area School District students in grades 7-12 presented science, engineering and math projects at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) held at Slippery Rock University in February. Fifty-one of those students received first awards and qualified to present at the State level of PJAS, which will be held May 19-21, 2019 at Penn State University.
Congratulations to our two Butler Bocce teams for placing 1st and 5th in their respective brackets at the Annual Unified Sports Bocce Tournament! 16 teams attended the competition at Slippery Rock University.
The Golden Tornado Scholastic Foundation, Inc. recently awarded over $20,000 to support Creative Teaching Grants. According to the GTSF, these grants fund teachers who go the extra mile to incorporate creative and innovative projects in the classroom.
We have had to cancel school numerous times so far this year due to inclement weather. As you are probably aware, this requires us to have several make-up days, including shifting the last day of school for students to Thursday, June 6, 2019. Many of you are wondering how that will impact our 2019 graduation ceremony. We have not yet officially announced the date for the 2019 graduation ceremony.
I’m sure many of you are wondering how the school cancelation on Wednesday, Feb. 20 will impact our school calendar. Our plan is to make up the day at the end of the year. This means that Thursday, June 6 will now be the last day for students.
One of Butler's Mock Trial Teams recently earned first place at the county level Mock Trial Tournament!
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