Barton School District will dismiss at 1:30 today, 5/25/23, and tomorrow, 5/26/23. Report cards can be picked up in the building offices on Thursday, June 1st, 8:00-3:00. We hope everyone has a great summer break and we will see you all on August 14, 2023!!☀️🐻🌴
Barton Kindergarten Round-up is tomorrow, 5/23/23 from 8:30 to 3:00 in the Kindergarten Building. Your child must be 5 years old on or before August 1st in order to register for Kindergarten. Don’t forget to bring: Birth certificate Social security card Shot record Physical (within last 2 years) Copy of 2 utility bills reflecting a parent's service address within the Barton School District (Ex: water bill, electric bill, gas bill) Phillips County Health Department will be set up to assist parents with shot records and forms to request birth certificates. For more information visit https://www.bartonsd.org/page/enrollment-information or contact Kim Williams at (870)572-7294, ext. 2901.
BSD will run two double bus routes today, 5/17/23. Bus 26 (Mrs. Palmer) and bus 29 (Mr. Travis) will be about 25 minutes late. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Barton Elementary May Day is tomorrow, Friday, May 12th, 9:30 to 11:30 on Frank McClellan Field. Parents and other guests may purchase an armband at the gate. There will be a concession stand if you want to buy snacks or drinks. Concessions are not included with the arm band and is cash only. A sack lunch will be provided for each student at 11:00. If it rains, May Day will be moved to the indoor facility. We are looking forward to a fun-filled day!
Barton SkillsUSA has garden plants for sale! We have Tomatoes, Peppers, Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Yellow Squash, Zucchini Squash and Cucumbers. Contact Mr. Funk at 870-572-7294 Ext 3401 or come by the greenhouse.
BHS Class of 2023 graduation will be streamed at https://livestream.com/bartonbears/events/10853674 starting at 7:00 in Lily Peter Auditorium. We are working on the sound at this time. Congratulations Graduates!!
Barton High School 2023 Graduation is tonight, May 8th, at 7:00 at Lily Peter Auditorium. Tickets are required to enter. We ask that no gifts, balloons, or any noise makers be brought into the auditorium. Congratulations Class of 2023! 🐻👩🎓
BHS Honors Banquet is tomorrow, May 4th at 1:30 p.m. in the gym. Invited students and their parents/supporters are encouraged to attend. View the list of students invited at https://www.bartonsd.org/article/1088930 BHS Athletic Banquet is also tomorrow, May 4th at 5:30 p.m. in the Kirkland Facility. All 7th-12th grade athletes and their parents/supporters are invited to attend. If you purchased a ticket in advance, dinner will be provided. Some plates will be available to buy at the banquet. Parents and supporters are still welcomed to attend the banquet without a ticket. We look forward to awarding our students and appreciate all of your support throughout the school year. Go Bears! 🐻
Unfortunately, due to the threat of rain on Friday morning, Barton Elementary will be rescheduling May Day for Friday, May 12 at 9:30. If it rains on that day, all activities will be moved to the indoor practice facility. Thank you for supporting our school! 🐻
Tomorrow, April 28th, is the last day to purchase tickets for the Athletic Banquet. We have to have a head count by the end of the day tomorrow!!! Purchase tickets in the high school office for $5.00. All 7th-12th grade athletes (football, volleyball, basketball, track, baseball, softball, cheer, and band) are invited and will be provided dinner. The 2019-2020 & 2020-2021 yearbook will be combined into one yearbook due to COVID-19. Yearbooks will be available for those who purchased in advance on July 10th in the Elementary office. Pick up from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. We apologize for the delay in production and are glad to finally have a date set for pick up! Reminders will be sent out closer to time.
Barton School District is excited to announce Coach Steve Sexton as our new Athletic Director and head coach. Go Bears!! 🐻
Barton High School Athletic Banquet is Thursday, May 4th at 5:30 in the Kirkland Facility. Harvey's Que will cater the banquet. All 7th-12th grade athletes (football, volleyball, basketball, track, baseball, softball, cheer, and band) are invited and will be provided dinner. Parents and supporters of athletes must buy a ticket for $5.00. The ticket includes dinner. Tickets may be purchased in the high school office and must be purchased by Friday, April 28th. Go Bears! 🐻
BSD will run a double bus route today, 4/24/23. Bus 26 (Mrs. Palmer) will be about 25 minutes late. We apologize for the inconvenience.
High school state testing week is done!!! Thank you, teachers and students, for working so hard to make sure the testing process was so smooth! We look forward to seeing how well the students did on all the tests! Our final gift card winners of the week are: Alissa Smith, Ja'Rez Wilson, Jemorro Foster, Quinteryon Wilson, Dereel Daniels, Markayla Davis, Makeyiah Davis, and Cassie St.John!! Elementary testing will begin next week! Lets keep the momentum and knock this test out of the park! 🤩🐻
BSD will run an alternate route this morning, 4/21/23, for bus 33 (Mr. Bond) due to flooded road conditions. We apologize for any inconveniences this may cause.
Day 4 of testing is complete!! Only 1 more day left!!! Thank you, students, for continuing to be on time, cooperating, and trying your best! Today's gift card winners are: Marissa Cook, Latravian Franklin, Amberley Williams, Zam'Bryant Sims, Hannah Robertson, Kylin Davidson, Jayden Greer, and Landon Hernandez!! Congratulations students! Please come to school rested and with a charged chromebook! Students, one more day to rock the test!! 🤩🐻
Reminder: Kindergarten cap and gown pictures will be taken tomorrow morning. Packets with more information have been sent home with the students.
Day 3 of testing is complete!! Thank you, students, for continuing to be on time, cooperating, and trying your best! Today's gift card winners are: Lamarya Jarrett, Ely Patrick, Timberly Williams, Cori Bernard, Kendarius Ivory, Cornell Sims, Jimmie Ross III, and Angel Hamilton!! Congratulations students! Remember, testing is every morning this week! Please come to school rested and with a charged chromebook! Students, keep rocking the test!! 🤩🐻
Day 2 of testing is complete!! We appreciate students being here on time, cooperating, and trying their best! Today's gift card winners are: Eden Rogers, KaMari Gammon, Alliah Driver, Mason Phillips, Lainey Bentley, Jordon Humphrey, Brooklyn Jones, and Caven Otey!! Congratulations students! Remember, testing is every morning this week! Please come to school rested and with a charged chromebook! Students, keep rocking the test!! 🤩🐻
Testing went great today! We appreciate students being here on time, cooperating, and trying their best! 2 students from each grade (7th-10th) will win a gift card every day of testing! Congratulations to today's winners: Kamrehn Henry, Ashlyn Carroll, Mariah Gordon, Akeela Rose, Mariah Otey, Tyler Jones, Glen Tinsley, and Ryan White!! Remember, testing will be every morning this week! Please come to school rested and with a charged chromebook! Students, keep rocking the test!! 🤩🐻