To be a leader in bringing out the best in each individual in our community.
We will provide a school environment that fosters respect, compassion,
tolerance, and nurtures life-long learners who make meaningful contributions
• FAMILY - A belief that the health, fulfillment and kinship of family
members is essential to sustenance, satisfaction, stability, and/or legacy.
• INTEGRITY - A sincere commitment to truth, trust and reliability.
• KINDNESS - A commitment to a disposition for pleasantness,
tenderness and consideration towards others.
• HONESTY - A commitment to factual and objective straightforwardness.
• LOVE - Having a deep affection for another (or for others) that causes
one to put their needs ahead of one’s own.
• COMPASSION - Taking into account the feelings and needs of others.
COVID-19 VACCINE & BOOSTER INFORMATION
Please click here to see the most current information from the Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) regarding the current COVID-19 Vaccination/Booster Shot Clinics. The clinics are free and the attached provides the current schedule based on location if you are interested in participating. Any questions should be directed to NCDOH.
Please see immediately below for the most current notice regarding COVID cases on campus and protocols. Older notices will be listed after other time sensitive announcements. See "COVID-19 Updates" further down in the center section.
We would also ask that you review the NYS Department of Health protocols for the return to school after quarantine and/or a positive COVID test, as well as if your child has symptoms. This information is in a link directly below or clicking here.
PROTOCOL FOR COVID-19 SYMPTOMS & TESTING - Please click the link to view the New York State Department of Health PreK - Grade 12 COVID-19 Toolkit to help with decision making regarding student attendance and the protocol for a healthcare provider evaluation. BCS DOES NOT ACCEPT HOME TESTS OR "DO IT YOURSELF" TESTS. PCR TEST IS REQUIRED IF SYMPTOMATIC.
August 31, 2021 - Please see the letter from Superintendent Reimer regarding updated information for the return to school and masking.
Protocols for Asymptomatic/ Postive COVID-19 and Asymptomatic Staff & Students
Please note that the protocol link above and its contents are subject to change as developements occur and the situation changes. As such, please continue to check the website link for the most up to date information on this item.
Teen COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Information:
For your information only, if you would like information on and/or are considering the COVID-19 vaccine that is available for your teenager, there is now an online resource (see link below) to the state-run COVID-19 clinics for teens:
Once you enter a little information, including zip code, the Niagara Falls site should appear and one would be able to see any appointment times still available. Additionally, one can call the NYS COVID Vaccine Hotline at 1-833-697-4829.
This information is also available at: niagaracounty.com if you click on blue/vaccination quick link. The NYS resource (mentioned above) can be found in the light blue section of the NCDOH vaccination webpage.
BARKER'S REVISED REOPENING PLAN
Please click on one of the links below to read Barker Central School's Back to School Plan for 2020 - 2021 which is reflective of revisions dated April 19, 2021. If you have any questions regarding the material please contact the school at 716-795-3201
Students & Families - Please see the information below regarding access Google Classroom Classes:
On the left-hand side of the home page, under "Site Shortcuts" you will find a link titled "BCS Email/ O365 Portal." Click on that link.
If you would like to join Mr. Carter’s Google classroom for regular updates and information, please navigate to Google Classroom on your device and use the following code to join the class. pasfuy5
COVID-19 Contact Tracing & Testing as of February 3, 2021
Please note that the contact tracing/testing link above and its contents are subject to change as developements occur and the situation changes. As such, please continue to check the website for the most up to date information these matters.
November Students of the Month recognition now posted.
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