Welcome to the parent section of the Butler Area School District website. This area contains information for parents of elementary and secondary students.
Butler Area School District transitioned to a new Student Information System (SIS). Click for more information about Tyler.
One Page Overview Calendar
Interactive District and School Calendar
Grades K-6 Day 1-5 Calendar
The parent-student handbook will give you information about the practices, routines, procedures and policies of our schools. We recommend that you keep this handbook available for reference during the school year. Click to view our student handbooks.
Once your child enters kindergarten, school attendance is required by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Visit our attendance page for multi-purpose excuse forms and other attendance related information, including how to seek attendance support for your child.
Click to view the attendance page.
Media Opt Out
One of our goals at Butler Area School District is to share more positive news with our community. If you do not give permission for your child to appear in photos or video, please complete the Media Opt Out form.
Click to download the Media Opt Out Form.
Student Code of Conduct
It is our expectation that you will reinforce the student code of conduct contained in the Discipline Handbook and Acceptable Use Policy.
Elementary (K-6) Discipline Handbook
Acceptable Use Policy
District Policies (Click the "Policies" tab at the top right.)
School Vaccine Requirements
Please review the School Vaccination Requirements for attendance in Pennsylvania schools.
Kindergarten Enrollment and Registration Information
General Enrollment Information
School Forms and Applications
Butler Area School District student forms and applications can be found on this page. This includes all attendance forms (including the vacation form), medical forms, enrollment forms, change request forms, athletic forms, the SHS parking application and more.
View all school forms and applications
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Butler Area School District. We appreciate the help and support we receive from our volunteers. Before anyone can volunteer, they must meet the volunteer requirements set forth by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Butler Area School District's volunteer policy.
More information about volunteer requirements
Homelessness Information for Families
Pennsylvania's Information for Children & Youth Experiencing Homelessness
Common Sense Media
"Common Sense is the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in the 21st century." There are many free resources available to families.
Click to learn more about BASD becoming a Common Sense School
Click to visit Common Sense Media