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K-6 Virtual Classroom Jun 7, 2021 virtual classroom

Attention K-6th Grade Families!

Did you know that each week during the summer a new virtual learning adventure that includes engaging activities for students and families to do at home will be added to our virtual classroom?

Starting Monday, June 7th, the activities can be found on summer learning website. Enter Here

Be sure to check back each week to see what new adventure awaits!

Rock Orchestra Performs for BASD Students Jun 4, 2021 rock orchestra

The Butler Rock Orchestra visited McQuistion Elementary School and Center Avenue Community School where they treatedt he students to a amazing performances! Some of the students even joined in the fun by making their own instruments.

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CACS 5th Annual Pinewood Derby Jun 3, 2021 pinewood derby

Center Avenue Community School recently hosted their 5th Annual Pinewood Derby, facilitated by Mrs. Angela Ray. Although the derby looked different this year, students still had a blast designing their cars and racing.

The heats were shared via a live Google Meet and our annual PBIS prizes were awarded during intermissions. 

Butler City Summer Basketball Tournament Jun 2, 2021 basketball tournament

To all Butler City residents:

The City of Butler will have a Summer Basketball Tournament on July 26th and 27th.   

The Tournament will have six categories:

  • Boys 5th – 8th grade      
  • Girls 5th – 8th grade                  
  • Boys 9th – 12th grade         
  • Girls 9th – 12th grade             
  • Men over 18 
  • Women over 18
A Message from the Superintendent -- June 1 Jun 1, 2021 A Message from the Superintendent

Dear BASD Families: 

There’s no doubt this has been a challenging year for most of us. From in person instruction to remote learning and back again, this year has required an incredible amount of flexibility and patience from everyone. I’m very thankful for all of you and your continued support of our students, faculty, staff and schools this year. 

BASD Kennywood Tickets Jun 1, 2021 Kennywood

Butler Community Day at Kennywood Amusement Park

When: Saturday, June 19, 2021 (Tickets purchased can be used any summer operating day.)

Where: Kennywood Amusement Park (500 Kennywood Blvd, West Mifflin, PA 15122)

How: Purchase tickets online here for a discounted price of $29.00!

Summer 2021 Food Service May 26, 2021 basd food service

Beginning on June 9th, any child under 18 is eligible for free meals. Families can pick up a free 7 day meal for bundle their child/children once a week. Pickup will be every Wednesday from 11 am to 1 pm at McQuistion Elementary School, newly opened Broad Street Elementary School, and Senior High School. 

Broad Street Book Fair May 6, 2021 broad street book fair

Broad Street Elementary School will reopen for the 2021-2022 school year! We are hosting a Scholastic Book Fair to help us fill the shelves of our Broad Street Library.

You can support the Broad Street Library in two ways.

Remake Learning Days Apr 23, 2021 Remake Learning Days

Join us for Remake Learning Days, an innovative learning festival for youth and families! This festival engages families in the new ways of learning that youth experience when they make, code, play, design, and tinker. With 150+ events across southwestern PA and hundreds of virtual events across the nation, families with kids ages pre-K through high school can easily find engaging learning activities held by schools, libraries, museums, tech centers, outdoor play spaces and other learning spaces.

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Remake Learning Days
May 6-16

Books for Broad Street! Apr 21, 2021 books for broad street

The Butler Area School District is excited to announce the opening of Broad Street Elementary School for the 2021-2022 school year!

The focus is a community school where the school, families, and community work together to help children thrive. Books are a building block for this focus. We are starting to fill the shelves of the library at Broad Street and would love for our community to help! Please consider donating new or very gently used books now through Monday, May 10, 2021. 

2021 VirtualĀ FAB Showcase is Here! Apr 11, 2021 FAB Showcase

The 2021 Virtual FAB Showcase is here!  Please use the following link to access the Virtual FAB site on your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone. 

Let the Show Begin . . . it’s only a click away! Click to access the 2021 Virtual FAB Showcase


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