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  • Success Starts Here

    Success Starts Here

    Bellefonte Area School District is regularly featured on a website supported by the Pennsylvania School Board Association. The Success Starts Here campaign is a multiyear statewide effort to promote public schools from around the commonwealth.

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  • LinkedIn blog series

    LinkedIn blog series

    Bellefonte Area School District had the privilege to partner with LinkedIn to provide our district and community with a blog series that could help in their future work endeavors.

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  • Safe School Helpline

    Safe School Helpline

    The Bellefonte Area School District has partnered with Safe School Helpline to provide a way for students, staff and community members to help prevent any threat of harm at our schools. Safe School Helpline is a confidential way for anyone to report information about situations that may impact safety at our schools.

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  • Safe2Say Something

    Safe2Say Something

    Bellefonte Area School District launched the Safe2Say Something helpline through the state's Safe2Say Program. The initiative, mandated by state law known as Act 44, is an anonymous reporting system designed to help students and staff recognize warning signs of individuals who may be a threat to themselves or others.

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  • Bellefonte eLearning Academy

    Bellefonte eLearning Academy

    Bellefonte Area School District offers cyber education for its students who may feel this form of alternative learning is a good fit for them. In a question and answer with Rebecca Leitzell, the district's cyber education coordinator, you may learn what the program entails.

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  • Dear Bellefonte Area School District Stakeholder:  
    In its search for the next Superintendent of the Bellefonte Area School District, the Board of School Directors would like your feedback as to the qualities and skills the next district leader should possess.  The following link will take you to a survey where you can share your thoughts.  If there are qualities or skills that you would like to see that are not in the list provided, there is a spot at the end of the survey where you can include them.  The survey will close on 2/21/2020.
    There will also be an opportunity to talk with our search consultant, Dr. Shawn Kovac, Executive Director of Tuscarora Intermediate Unit #11 in the high school library on Tuesday, February 18 at 6PM.  You may share those qualities and skills you'd like to see with him directly.  
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  • Anticipated Vacancy: SUPERINTENDENT - Bellefonte Area School District

    The Bellefonte Area School District Board of Directors seeks a dynamic individual with integrity, visionary leadership, superior communication skills, and outstanding administrative ability to lead a district of approximately 2,700 students, effective July 1, 2020. The desired candidate must possess experience in achieving high academic performance, creating academic equity, and sound school finance and business management, excellent verbal and written communication and leadership skills, experience with development and implementation of curriculum, knowledge of educational and technological best practices, and success in community engagement and involvement. Prior experience with building and grounds projects highly desired. A minimum of 15 years in education with at least 5 years’ experience in central office or building administration required. Request an application packet from Dr. Shawn Kovac, Executive Director, Tuscarora Intermediate Unit, The search process is being coordinated by the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11.

    Deadline: Complete application packet must be received by noon, Friday, February 28, 2020. EOE 

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  • School nurses at Bellefonte Area School District release information about influenza and the coronavirus. Read more, here: Influenza information

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  • Letter to parents - Our district has made available two anonymous reporting helplines. The first is the Safe School Helpline; the other is Safe2Say Something. Please click on the link to read more...

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  • Athletic Criteria Committee

    Activity Fees Committee

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  • Annual report, 2017-18

    Annual report, 2016-17

    Annual report, 2014-15

    Annual report, 2013-14

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  • Bellefonte Area School District believes it is its responsibility to provide a safe and nondiscriminatory environment for all students. We also believe it is our responsibility to provide information and resources to broaden the knowledge and deepen the understanding of issues that affect our students and our community. Please click here to view the PowerPoint presentation from the June 28 school board meeting. Click here to view the accompanying video.

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  • PSSA information

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  • March Drug Awareness and Prevention Seminar

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  • You can donate to Bellefonte Area School District through the Bellefonte Education Foundation. Please list in the Paypal description where you would like your funds directed to.


    Bellefonte Area School District is one of five districts featuring learning opportunities and initiatives that are 'making an impact' within Pennsylvania. Take a few minutes to watch "Making an Impact" videos focusing on our kindergarten and mindfulness pilots at Bellefonte Elementary School: Click Here 

    Helping parents meet the needs of our earliest learners is important to our district.  If you are interested in exploring any of the following pre-K opportunities - Head Start, Early Head Start, or PA Pre-K Counts, please call the Wingate office of CenClear at (814) 353-0791 or reach them online at

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