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Dear BASD Parents/Guardians:

It’s hard to believe that summer is already winding down and the new school year is just around the corner!

We are excited to share our annual Back to School publication with you! You can view it online here: You can also pick up a hard copy at your child’s Back to School night.

Speaking of Back to School Nights, please mark your calendar for the following dates:

Back to School Night (formerly known as Open House)
• Elementary Grades 1-4: Tuesday, August 27 from 5:30-6:45 pm
• BMS 5th Grade: Tuesday, August 27 from 6:15-7:30 pm
• BMS 6th Grade: Wednesday, August 28 from 6:15-7:30 pm
• Center Avenue: Tuesday, September 10 from 5:00-7:00 pm
• Intermediate High School: Tuesday, September 3 from 6:30-8:30 pm
• Senior High School: Thursday, September 5 from 6:30-8:30 pm

Kick Start Kindergarten
• Kindergarten Only: Tuesday, August 27 from 4:00-5:15 pm

New Student Orientation
• 7th Grade: Tuesday, August 20 from 9:00-11:00 am
• 10th Grade: Thursday, August 22 from 1:00-3:00 pm

First Day of School for Students
• Thursday, August 29

We are in the process of finalizing classroom/homeroom placements and transportation routes. This information will be mailed to families about a week before the first day of school.

I hope you enjoy the last days of summer vacation with your family!


Brian J. White Jr., Ed.D.
Butler Area School District

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