• Starting June 12, the district is open to the public 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
    • Kindergarten registration is underway. Enroll, here.
    • See the fall return-to-school health and safety plan, here: Fall school reopening
    • See the 2020-21 school calendar, here. The first day of school is Aug. 25.
    • Rogers Stadium is open to the public when not in use by the district. See schedule, here.
    • Please visit the district's COVID-19 website for more information.
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School News

  • 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. Since the 2018-19 school year, BASD has been the most publicized district in the commonwealth, according to PSBA.

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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. Different than cyber charter schools, the BeLA program – Bellefonte eLearning Academy, started in 2009 – means a student who goes through the virtual program is still a student of BASD and may participate in other Bellefonte Area-offered classes, clubs, athletics, fine arts and extracurricular activities provided by the district.

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  • Global education

    Global education

    Bellefonte Area School District has a commitment to global education by providing opportunities for staff and students to teach and learn curriculum that integrates multiple-dimension teaching into everyday lessons -- through the world language department with Chinese and Spanish taught to students as early as kindergarten, along with providing support for staff who want enhance their own professional learning on this matter.

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  • Health, safety and security

    Health, safety and security

    Health, safety and security at Bellefonte Area School District is the utmost importance. That's why the district takes into consideration many safety and security efforts that often reach beyond our schools, staff and students, and also provides the community with information about illness prevention, mental health and more. Through this, two anonymous reporting applications are also available -- Safe School Helpline and Safe2Say Something.

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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. Read this five-part series to learn more about job tips, interview skills, resume building and how to use LinkedIn to promote yourself.

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  • Fall back-to-school health and safety plan
    See the fall return-to-school health and safety plan, here: Fall school reopening

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  • On July 8, a statement was made regarding important community conversations about the Red Raiders and other matters. See the full statement from the Bellefonte Area School board president, here: Red Raiders statement. Thank you for your patience and support as we head into a new school year.

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  • Rogers Stadium
    Rogers Stadium is open to the public when not in use by the district. See schedule, here.

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  • First day of school

    The first day of school for the 2020-21 year is Aug. 25. Please see calendar for more information: 2020-21 calendar

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  • Kindergarten registration
    To be eligible to enroll your child into kindergarten at Bellefonte Area School District for the 2020-21 school year, the student must be 5 years old before Sept. 1. Learn more, here: Kindergarten registration

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  • Portrait of a graduate
    Throughout their time at Bellefonte Area School District, students will develop knowledge and skills to enable them to be successful in an ever-changing global society. Learn more, here.

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  • Transgender presentation
    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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  • Making an Impact
    Bellefonte Area School District is one of five districts in the commonwealth featuring learning opportunities and initiatives that are "making an impact" in Pennsylvania. See the "Making an Impact" videos focused on our kindergarten and mindfulness programs at Bellefonte Elementary School: Click Here 
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  • paypal 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.

    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 CenClear's Wingate office at (814) 353-0791 or reach them online at www.cenclear.org.

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