Student & staff pictures will be taken by LifeTouch Portrait Studios at Bakersville on Friday October 9, 2015
and at Bishop O'Neil Preschool on Wednesday, October 21, 2015.

"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child." ~ Dr. Seuss

Bakersville Announcements

  • Scholastic Book Fair Get ready...the Scholastic Book Fair is coming! When: Monday October, 19 thru Friday October 23All students will have the opportunity to shop at the fair during their class ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2015, 2:44 AM by Angela Palmer
  • Every Student, Every Day, On Time! Our new program to encourage students to arrive at school by 8:35. We all know that it is hard to walk into a room where work has already started ...
    Posted Sep 9, 2015, 10:08 AM by Angela Palmer
  • Students Shine! Our students do a great job in so many ways. We have a new way to recognize the talents and achievements of our students. Each month a different focus has ...
    Posted Sep 9, 2015, 10:05 AM by Angela Palmer
  • 21st Century The 21st Century Community Learning Center After School program is set to begin on Monday September 14th. Registration forms will be sent home later this week. Please return ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2015, 8:16 PM by Angela Palmer
  • Ready, Set...Kindergarten! The Manchester School District has recorded a series of videos to help parents of students entering kindergarten.
    Posted Aug 24, 2014, 8:41 AM by Angela Palmer
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2015-2016 School Hours 8:35 a.m.-2:35 p,m.

Morning Arrival:
  • Students should not arrive before 8:05 a.m. 
  • Students who are joining us for breakfast will enter the cafeteria first when the doors open at 8:05 a.m. Breakfast will be served every morning from 8:05-8:20.  
  • Students going directly to their classrooms will enter at 8:10 a.m.
  • Students arriving after the 8:35 a.m. bell are tardy and must report to the office.
Afternoon Dismissal:
  • The school day ends at 2:35 p.m.
  • Bus students will be sent to the gym at 2:25 p.m. for dismissal.
  • Kindergarten students will be dismissed to a parent or identified caretaker at the kindergarten doors.
  • Kindergarten students who will be walking with an older sibling will be escorted to their siblings' classrooms.
  • Grade 1-5 students who will be picked up by a parent or identified caregiver will be escorted by staff to the back playground for dismissal.
  • All students attending an after-school activity will be dismissed from their classroom to the gym.
  • Grade 1-5 classroom teachers will escort their classes out the front doors of the building and through the Elm/Queen City intersection.
For the safety of our students, staff, and families we ask that all parents wait to greet their students on the other side of this intersection, not in front of or on the side of the school building.Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

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Parents' Right to Know

Please review the requirements for information that must be provided to parents of children attending a school that is receiving Title 1 funds: