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BCPS receives grant from Duke Energy
BCPS receives grant from Duke Energy
Posted on 4/01/2020
Burke County Public Schools recently received a grant from the Duke Energy Foundation to help provide sanitation products to our daycares and food distribution sites. The $3,000 grant will help BCPS to purchase hand sanitizer for our daycare sites and the schools that are providing meals to student ...
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Changes coming to meal distribution program
Changes coming to meal distribution program
Posted on 3/26/2020
BCPS would like to announce a few changes in our meal distribution program. The eight (8) school sites will not be open this weekend for meals to be picked up. Instead, on Friday, students will receive six (6) meals: ...
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BCPS to receive meal donation
BCPS to receive meal donation
Posted on 3/25/2020
The Good Kitchen is donating more than 25,000 kids meals to Burke County Public Schools. The school system will give out the meals starting on Friday as part of the food distribution program taking place while schools are closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19). The donation came about as a result of ...
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Families to receive free thermometers with meals
Families to receive free thermometers with meals
Posted on 3/23/2020
The Burke County Medical Society and Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge have teamed up to offer free thermometers to families receiving free meals through Burke County Public Schools. The thermometers will be delivered starting Tuesday, March 24, at the eight BCPS school food distribution sites. ...
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Eight feeding sites open Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. for meals
Eight feeding sites open Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. for meals
Posted on 3/21/2020
Eight (8) BCPS school parking lots will be open Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to distribute food to children ages 18 and under. Pull through the car rider lanes to pick up the meals, which will include a lunch for today and a breakfast for tomorrow. The sites are Table Rock Middle, Libe ...
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Episode 12

Episode 12
Pictured above (far left) are Dr. Bob Acord; director of transportation, Sylvia Phillips; a bus driver and transportation clerk and Terry Lowman, bus mechanic.

This is how we roll - Ep.12



It is National Bus Driver Appreciation Week! In this week’s episode we sit down with a few who help to transport our students to and from school everyday. Bob Acord; director of transportation, Sylvia Phillips; a bus driver and transportation clerk and Terry Lowman, bus mechanic. Pop in your earbuds, turn us on in your car or play us in the background at work. However you tune in, make sure listen to Learn in Burke to see how our bus drivers go above in beyond!





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Mission Statement: The mission of Burke County Public Schools is to educate diverse learners, nurture their potentials, and empower them to be competitive, successful, and productive citizens.
 
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