To read more about the Bedford Area School District plan to move back to hybrid learning, please read the article on the District News site or click here: https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/374552?org=basd
Due to the snowstorm, the Bedford Area School District will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, December 17, 2020, including all online learning. Students, we are incredibly proud of your hard work during this time of remote learning. Please take this opportunity to go outside, social distance, and have fun, as you enjoy snow activities.
REVISED GRAB N GO FEEDING Pickup Times: Monday, November 23, 2020 – 11:15 am -12:00 pm THERE WILL BE NO GRAB N GO FEEDING ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2020 On December 1-2, 2020 BASD will be fully virtual; please remember anyone 18 years and younger is encouraged to participate in our Grab N Go Feeding. Tuesday, December 1, 2020 – 11:15 am -12:15 pm Location: Bedford High School
For information about a change in the district’s schedule on Tuesday, December 1st and Wednesday, December 2nd please visit: https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/351048?org=basd
Bedford County Technical Center has made the decision to conduct all classes virtually until December 1, 2020. BHS students who attend BCTC will be assigned to study hall at BHS during the time they would normally attend BCTC. The technical center has work for students to complete and this work can be completed while students are in study hall. If you have specific questions about the Bedford County Technical Center they can be reached at (814) 623-2760.
The Bedford Area School District received information that the railroad tracks are now open in Hyndman. In an effort to provide parents with ample time to prepare for pick up, our buses will begin student pick up at 8:20 am. Again, we will begin normal bus routes at 8:20 am. Thank you and we apologize for the delay.
We want to update everyone that the train is still stopped in Hyndman. No buses have picked up students south of the railroad tracks. We will keep you updated when buses are able to resume their routes south of the railroad tracks. We were informed that this delay could take up to 2 hours.
School buses in the Hyndman Area are delayed this morning due to a broken down train in the town of Hyndman. This affects bus 33, 34, 35 and 36. The time of the delay is unknown but we are monitoring the situation. We will update you when we have more information.
The District wants you to be aware of the current status of Covid-19. For information about the current status, please click the following link: https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/326668
Your child is entered 12th grade this year and has not turned in documentation for their 2nd Meningitis vaccine. Please do so before October 20th to avoid state mandated exclusion from school. There is a 2 month extension from the Department of Health due to the pandemic. If you have already forwarded a copy of your child's second meningitis vaccine, please disregard this call.
Due to school not being in session today October 12, 2020, there will be no Grab N Go. We will be set up in front of Bedford High Tuesday, October 13th & Thursday, October 15th between 11:15 am-1200pm. Stop by to pick up your FREE meals!
For information regarding spectator attendance at Friday night's football game please view this link. https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/321767?org=basd
For information on the District Wide FREE breakfast and lunch program please click https://5il.co/ludy
Updated information on active Covid-19 cases at the Bedford Area School District can be found under the Covid-19 section of the District website or by clicking here: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/902836/Current_Active_Covid_Information.pdf
For updated information about Bedford Athletics and upcoming streamed events please visit https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/300161
Updated information on active Covid-19 cases at the Bedford Area School District can be found under the Covid-19 section of the District website or by clicking here: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/893716/Current_Active_Covid_Information.pdf
For information regarding the district's effort to mitigate the spread of covid-19 and current active cases please visit https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/294353?org=basd
With the beginning of Fall Sports practices to begin Monday, August 24th, athletes will be practicing after school starting at 3:45. If you believe you will experience an issue with transporting your child to practice, please call the Athletic Director to discuss your situation. The phone number is 814-934-7923. Thank you.
Parents: We understand that some students may have recently turned their iPads on and may be experiencing some connectivity issues. If your child is at home this week and experiencing issues, we will be understanding of this and assist them on Monday when they come to school.
For information regarding the district's update following the recently released information from the state government, please click on the following link: https://www.bedfordasd.org/covid-19-update-8-18-20
The Activity bus will be taking kids home on August 20, the first day of school. Any BHS student choosing to ride the Activity bus must call the Transportation Office at 814-623-4223 with their information. Also the After 3 Program will begin on August 31. The Activity bus will take those BHS students home as well.
Check out our website Live Feed or click on the News article on our district website to view the District 2020-21 August 11, 2020 Updated Back to School FAQ's. (Alternatively you can copy and paste this link to view https://5il.co/jdm8)
For any student signed up for or interested in marching band or band front, band camp will be Monday August 10th-14th from 8 AM to 4 PM. For more information, please see the band Facebook page, the band Schoology page, or contact Mr. Rodgers at: email@example.com
For more information on the Bedford Area School District's Online Learning options please visit this link: https://www.bedfordasd.org/bed...
Check out the News Feed or click on the news to view the School District 2020-21 Back to School FAQ's. (Alternatively you can copy and paste this link to view https://5il.co/ipaa)
Tonight's BASD July Board Meeting (6:30PM) has been moved to the Bedford Elementary School Cafeteria.Due to current restrictions of gatherings of more than 25, the public is encouraged to attend using the Zoom link found here: https://www.bedfordasd.org/school-board-meetings--19
If your child is receiving Free or Reduced Meals and you have not received P-EBT Supplemental Payment, please click on the link below. After clicking on the link please take note of "When will benefits be issued", and "Contact Us". https://www.dhs.pa.gov/providers/Providers/Pages/Coronavirus-Pandemic-EBT.aspx
Just a reminder yearbooks are available for pick up in the main office of the Bedford High School at this time. You also have the choice to pick them up in the fall at the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year.
For information about Summer iPad care please visit https://www.bedfordasd.org/ipad-parent-summer-information
This is the final reminder to all juniors and seniors that you must pre-register to attend Prom. Tomorrow is the final day to pre-register. The pre-registration form can be found on the high school website.
As we approach the end of 2020 school year, we ask parents to please check your student’s grades in Schoology and be advised that your child will have an opportunity from May 15 - May 22 to make up any work or complete possible extra credit.
USDA will be paying a benefit of $5.70 to each free and reduced student for school days off during the Pandemic. For families whose income has changed during the Pandemic, and you feel you could qualify for free or reduced meals, please click www.schoolcafe.com . Please click https://www.media.pa.gov/Pages/DHS_details.aspx?newsid=528 for further information.
For families who already qualify and receive free or reduced meals, USDA will be paying a benefit of $5.70 to each student for school days off during the Pandemic. Please click https://www.media.pa.gov/Pages/DHS_details.aspx?newsid=528 for further information.
The BASD School Board regular business meeting is scheduled for April 21, 2020 at 6:30 PM and although the building will be closed to the public, the meeting will be open for the public to attend remotely via Zoom. For more info http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/234621?org=basd
Last week Gov. Wolf announced PA Schools will remain physically closed for the rest of the 2019-20 school year.This announcement enabled the district to update the community regarding some ongoing questions.Click here for the Q&A http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/232075?org=basd
The Bedford Area School District has cancelled tonight’s stadium light display. For more information please click below and read the update. http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/229146?org=basd
Although the district has received overwhelming support both personally and on social media about tonight’s stadium light display, we would like to remind the community to practice safe social distancing and do not gather at the high school. We thank you. Bison Strong!
Governor Wolf announced Schools will physically remain closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. We will continue to educate Bedford students remotely with our current program of using online instruction. While schools may be physically closed the Bedford schools will remain open for learning.
The lights of Bison Stadium will shine tonight for 20 minutes to recognize and show empathy for the Bisons class of 2020 and be a symbol of hope for students, staff, and the entire Bedford community. For more information click http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/229146?org=basd
The Bedford Area School District is asking all parents to read an important update about school operations during the school closure. Please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/225148?org=basd
For information about the Schoology Outages over the last few days please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/224167?org=basd
Bedford Area School District Parents: Due to the current situation we will not mail 3rd quarter report cards. You can access your child’s 3rd marking period final grades through Schoology. If you have any specific questions, please email your child’s school counselor.
Update: The PIAA has released an updated statement for the spring sports season and the remainder of winter sports playoffs. *Please visit https://www.piaa.org/ and click on the Coronavirus update for more information.
For the latest information from the Bedford Area School District about the Governor’s decision to extend the closure of PA School’s please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/217880?org=basd
For information about the March 17, 2020 Board Meeting click http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/211032?org=basd
For the latest information about the district’s plan to the Governor’s mandated school closure relating to the coronavirus please visit https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/205994?org=basd
For updated information about the Bedford Area School District response to the coronavirus please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/205994?org=basd
For information about the Bedford Area School District response to the coronavirus please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/205994?org=basd
The mobile dentist is scheduled to be at BHS on 4/24/2020. Please sign up at www.MyMobileDentist.com or see the school nurse for an application. This service is free to most students.
For information regarding an online threat to Bedford Elementary School, please click on the following link: http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/193531?org=basd
Bison Snack Attack with be starting after school, 3:10-3:45, Monday, January 27 in the Bedford High School Cafeteria The Snack Attack will be open to all students. Please remember this is CASH sales only! For additional information please click the link below: http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/181520?org=basd
Thursday, January 30th will be the 100th day of school. We will be 100 Days Stronger! To help celebrate all our accomplishments and hard work, we are encouraging everyone to dress up in their workout clothing or athletic wear! Please help Bedford Elementary celebrate that we are now 100 Days Stronger!
Additionally, Bus 26 will not be able to pick up students on Diehl Road due to winter road conditions. Any student who cannot be picked up will be excused from school today January 17, 2020.
Due to icy conditions and untreated roads, Bus 24 is unable to run its route on Cove Road in Milligan’s Cove this morning. Any student who cannot be picked up will be excused from school today, January 17, 2020.
For an update on information pertaining the potential renovation project you may visit our website article at http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/175120?org=basd or search for our facebook page at @BedfordASD.
Due to the impending inclement weather the Bedford Area School District will be dismissing early, at 12:30 pm today January 7, 2020. All evening activities are canceled.
RevTrak Food Service Payments can be made NOW! If you are still having trouble accessing RevTrak please click on the link below. http://www.bedfordasd.org/revtrak-update Any questions please call 623-4235
Due to the inclement weather the Bedford Area School District will be closed today, December 16, 2019.
Due to the inclement weather, the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a two-hour delay today Monday, December 16, 2019.
Buses 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 will be arriving 25 minutes late due to a temporary road closure.
Bus 21 will be delayed due to an accident. No students were involved. Bus 22 will be picking students up on Bus 21’s route around 20 minutes later than normal.
Due to down power lines parts of Bus #27 route along route 31 and Allegheny Rd are not accessible. Bus 27 will be running and get to as many stops as possible.
Reminder: Bedford Elementary Fundraiser Pickup @ Bedford American Legion - Today, Thursday, November 7th from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM.
For more information about the minor bus accident this morning, please click the link below: http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/155970?org=basd
This morning November 1, 2019, Bus 23 is having difficulty completing the morning bus route due to debris from last night's wind and rain. Any students on Bus 23 who are late or unable to attend school will be excused.
Reminder: financial aid presentation at 9:00 AM tomorrow in the Bedford High School LGIA. Enter through the cafeteria.
All underclassmen are reminded that picture day will be Tuesday, October 15.
BASD is seeking feedback on an official Bison logo. More details are available under District News or using the following link: https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/119705
The Bedford Area School District is excited to announce students will be allowed to use their iPads over summer break. For more information, Q&A, charging, and iPad care tips please visit: http://www.bedfordasd.org/ipad-parent-summer-information
For the week of April 22-26 anyone eating breakfast will have a chance to win 4 Free Curve Tickets, courtesy of Ritchey’s Dairy. Your name will be put in a drawing which will be held on Monday, April 29. If you eat breakfast all 5 days that week you will have 5 chances to win! Please join us for breakfast the week of April 22-26. We hope to see you there!
Please join us as we honor our 2019 Class of Inductees to The Bison Hall of Excellence. More details can be found in the NEWS section of the Bedford Area School District webpage.
For further information regarding today’s Bedford Area School District Bus #2 incident please visit the following link. http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/96959?org=basd
This afternoon Bus #2 was involved in an incident. Although there was no serious injuries, a number of students are being taking to the hospital for out of an abundance of caution.Parents of involved students are being contacted directly. More information will be forthcoming.
Due to the inclement the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a 2-hour delay on Monday, March 4, 2019.
Pennsylvania schools recently launched the Safe2Say anonymous reporting system. For information about this program at Bedford Area, navigate to our District News page or click this link http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/92403?org=basd
Due to wide spread power outages the Bedford Area School District is operating on a two-hour delay today, Monday, February 25, 2019.
Due to the winter weather the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a 2-hour delay, tomorrow Thursday, February 21, 2019.
Due to the impending inclement weather, the Bedford Area School District will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, February 20, 2019.
Due to the icy road conditions the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a two hour delay today, Monday, February 18, 2019.
Due to a scheduling conflict the meeting for all Junior Parents to discuss and plan Prom Walk-Ins and After Prom will now be Tuesday, February 19th in the BHS Library at 6:00 PM.
Parents of Juniors are all invited to a meeting in the BHS Library on Wednesday, February 20th at 6:00 PM to discuss and plan Prom Walk-Ins and After Prom.
As a precaution, the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a two-hour delay tomorrow Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
Due to the continued inclement weather the Bedford Area School District will be closed today, Tuesday, February 12, 2019.
The board meeting scheduled for tonight Monday, February 11, 2019 has been canceled. The next scheduled meeting will be on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.
Due to the winter storm watch the Bedford Area School District will be closed today, Monday, February 11, 2019.
Bus 22 Update: Bus 22 will depart and begin its route at 2:10 pm
Early Dismissal Update . We dismissed walkers and drivers from BMS and BHS at 1:15 pm. Buses will depart the district building’s starting at 1:40 pm. Bus 22 will be delayed and we will be holding students until the bus arrives. We will provide an update on bus 22 shortly.
Due to the inclement weather, the Bedford Area School District will be dismissing students 2-hours early today, Friday, February 1, 2019. All after school activities are also canceled.
Due to the extremely cold temperature and wind chill factors, the Bedford Area School District will be closed, tomorrow, January 31, 2019.
All after-school activities for the Bedford Area School District are cancelled for today Wednesday, January 30, 2019.
The Bedford Area School District will be dismissing students 2-hours early tomorrow, Wednesday, January 30, 2019. We will be starting our school day on time and dismiss students 2-hours early due to expected drop in temperatures and wind chills. Please dress accordingly.
Due to the extremely cold temperature and wind chill factors, the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a 2-hour delay, Tuesday, January 22, 2019.
Due to the extremely cold temperature and wind chill factors, the Bedford Area School District will be closed, today Monday, January 21, 2019.
Due to the cold air temperature the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a 2-hour delay, Monday, January 21, 2019.
Bedford Elementary School had a false alarm fire drill today, December 10, 2018 at approximately 12:30 PM. All students were evacuated, accounted for, and returned safely to the building.
For information about Students Supporting Students please visit: https://www.bedfordasd.org/article/76383?org=bms
Please Help Us welcome Home The 2018 State Champion Bedford High School Girls Soccer Team. They Will Be arriving at Bedford Elementary At approximately 5:30 pm and traveling on Richard street to Watson street and ending at the Bedford Track. Please come out and show your support
Due to the inclement weather the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a two-hour delay on Friday, November 16, 2018.
Due to the impending inclement weather and ice developing on roads the Bedford Area School District will be closed today November 15, 2018.
Due to the impending inclement weather on Thursday, November 15, 2018, the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a two-hour delay.
For information about the District’s first marking period report cards please visit: http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/73269?org=basd
Bedford Area School District is committed to celebrating a culture of Excellence! The Community School Excellence Council (CSEC) is seeking nominations for the 2019 Hall of Excellence. Do you know of an alumni, community member or retired faculty member who epitomizes service, leadership and achievement? For more details please visit the news section on the Bedford Area School District website.
For news on Bedford High School's plans for a dance to replace the homecoming dance please visit http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/67356?org=basd
Please visit the attached link about Bedford Area School District changes to student progress reports. http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/63582?org=basd
In an effort to provide parents with the most up to date information, the police interviewed the student who made the alleged threat and have not found any evidence of any credible threat at this time. For more information click http://www.bedfordasd.org/article/63532?org=basd
Due to continuous flooding the Bedford Area School District will be operating on a 2 hour delay, today, Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
The Bedford Area School District has published directions for parents to set up electronic payments for student lunch accounts. Please visit the the "News Section" on the District Website to learn more or click here http://www.bedfordasd.org/electronic-lunch-payments
Due to severe flooding and flooded roads, the Bedford Area School District will be closed today September 10, 2018.
The Bedford Area School District has now dismissed all students. Please expect buses and student drivers to arrive 15 minutes later than normal.
The Bedford Area School District has delayed dismissal today due to a severe thunderstorm located over the district during dismissal. Given the current radar, we only anticipate delaying dismissal for a few minutes.
Bus 25 was involved in an accident, only elementary students where on the bus at the time. Those students have been transported to Bedford High School and can be picked up there. The district is currently notifying the parents of those students. The middle and high school students on bus 25 and 27 where placed on buses 24 and 26 and may arrive late to your home this evening. Elementary students on bus 27 will arrive on bus 27 and may arrive late this evening. Please contact the Bedford High School at 623-4250 if you have any questions. The office will be open until 5:00
Due to the inclement weather the Bedford Area School District is operating on a two-hour delay today, Monday, April 2, 2018.
Due to the inclement weather the Bedford Area School District will be closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018. The make-up day will be Easter Monday, April 2, 2018.
The Bedford Area School District will be begin Wednesday, March 21st operating on a 2-hour delay.At 5:30 am we will re-evaluate road conditions and update you on any changes depending on the weather.
Due to the impending inclement weather, the Bedford Area School District will be closed today, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. The make-up day will be Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
New School Bus Drivers class April 7th and April 14, 2018 from 8-AM to 4-PM. Contact Helsel Transportation at 814-285-7951 to reserve your seat in class.
Bedford Area School District Buses 13,16,19,23 and others may be delayed by a downed tree.
The Bedford Area School District is experiencing flooding on bus routes 2,3,4,5 and 8. For further information please go to the "News Section" on the District website, www.bedfordasd.org.
A fire alarm was activated this morning at Bedford High School due to malfunctioning smoke detector that triggered the alarm.This is not an emergency, all students are safe at this time.
For the Bedford Area School District, the make-up day for yesterday's school cancellation will be Friday, February 16, 2018.
Due to the inclement weather, the Bedford Area School District will be closed February 7, 2018.
Superintendent Dr. Allen Sell shared a message regarding the weather notification issues. To read more, check out the 'News' section on the District website.
We are aware you received several calls this morning. In working with our provider, they have found and resolved their computer error and assured us it's fixed. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Due to the refreezing of roadways, we will be operating on a 2hr delay today February 5, 2018.
Due to the inclement weather, school will be closed January 5, 2018. The make-up day will be Monday, January 15, 2018.
The 21st Century after-school and after 3 programs are cancelled for this evening January 4th. All other activities including sporting events, practices, and other events will proceed as scheduled.
A new holiday Superintendent's Message has been posted on the District Website. To read more, follow Menu -> Welcome -> Superintendent's Message
WE ARE MOBILE! Check the "News" section of our District Site to learn more.
Bedford Area School District awarded school safety grant for more information see the news article.
We at Bedford Area School District would like to welcome you to our updated website.