The BASD e-News is designed to inform BASD staff, parents, students, and the Bethlehem Community with updated information weekly. We hope you find it informative. If you would like to highlight a student or staff member or an activity at your school please email, Barbara Clymer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To all our BASD Principals and Assistant Principals - Happy National Principals Month. We appreciate all you do for BASD.
Please watch this BASD Covid 19 Update | September 29, 2020
Daily Symptom Monitoring Checklist
Bethlehem Area School District
If you have a specific health related question and you are a parent/guardian, please feel free to email Dr. Brannan at kzsikekbrannan@basdschools employees can email Ms. Hall at email@example.com.
Asa Packer Elementary School's Sunshine Cart
Sesame Street: Elmo wears a mask
Calypso Elementary School on Twitter
BASD Dining Service Info
FREE MEALS - Starting September 21, 2020, the National School Lunch Program will provide at no cost to the Bethlehem Area School District free meals to all students and children residing in Bethlehem ages 18 and under through December 31, 2020. This applies to all meals served in-school and distributed on Mondays. For more information, click here.
This program expires December 31, 2020. Paid, free and reduced eligibility will resume January 1, 2021 and access to meals will be limited to only students enrolled in BASD. Be sure to apply now for free or reduced meal benefits at www.schoolcafe.com or www.compass.state.pa.us. Only one application per household is needed, even if your students attend different BASD schools. If not approved as free/reduced, published lunch prices will be charged.
Congrats to our Parents as Teachers Blue Ribbon Recipients Soilymar Centeno, Lissette Maldonado, Mara Mendoza, and Sonia Perez
BASD mini-THON is a dance marathon that both Liberty and Freedom take part in. Throughout the year schools try to raise money for children with pediatric cancer through the Four Diamonds Fund. The students raise money through donor drives. All donations are much appreciated. Scan the QR code below with your phone camera to donate to our event this year!
Chamber October Events
Donegan Elementary School on Twitter
2020-2021 BASD School Calendar
Thinking of what to make for dinner?
BASD JOB OPPORTUNITIES
We currently have the following positions available:
Social Studies Teacher - Liberty High School
Guidance Counselor - Freedom High School (Long-term Substitute)
Family and Consumer Science/Social Studies Teacher at Freedom High School
General Duty Aides at Donegan and Lincoln
School Bus Drivers
The 99th Annual Bethlehem Halloween Parade has been cancelled this year. Trick or Treat to be held as scheduled.
ArtsQuest: Banana Factory Events
Northampton Community College
LeaderinMe in Pennsylvania - October Newsletter
Communities in School
Check out this Podcast with Tim Mulligan from Communities in Schools of the Lehigh Valley featuring George White on ConnectED. George reflects on the important qualities of educational leadership in ever changing settings. (This was produced before COVID)
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley
Upcoming Events in the Area
Now Virtual…The 5th Annual Monocacy Farm Food Fest has a new date - October 19-24, 2020
Visit Monocacyfarmproject.org, Facebook, or Instagram for more details or updates about our Online Auction which will begin on Oct. 19 at 11am and end on Oct. 24th at 5pm. Our popular goodie bags will be available for sale and go to all auction winners! As a part of the virtual experience, there will also be online info sessions and demos to enjoy. All proceeds benefit the Monocacy Farm Project in Bethlehem, PA.
October 27, 2020
Bethlehem Area Public Library
Thank you to Coffee RAMA for your visit to the Education Center