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Bus Drivers Needed Full-Time School Bus Drivers Needed
BPSD seeks school bus drivers.  Our school bus drivers are highly valued members of our team as they are directly responsible for the safe transportation of students on a daily basis.
 
Polling Sites Bethel Park School District Polling Locations
Bethel Park High School will NOT serve as a voting site in this year's elections, scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 3.  However, five other district sites will serve as polling locations.

 
School Board Meeting Logo Oct. 27: School Board Meeting
The Bethel Park Board of School Directors will hold its second of two monthly meetings on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually. Click here to learn how you can join in.
 
Free Meals Program BPSD Offering Free Meals Through June 30
This is friendly a reminder from the Bethel Park School District that all Bethel Park students, regardless of their socioeconomic status, are eligible to receive free breakfast and lunch meals through June 30, 2021.  
 
Attendance Change Attendance Reporting Change
BPSD has changed the way student attendance is being taken for the duration of the hybrid learning period. Calls home for missed school days now go out to district families one school day later beginning at 2:15 p.m.
 
Return to School School Board Adopts Safe Return to School Plan
On Sept. 29, at a special meeting for general purposes, the Bethel Park School District board of school directors adopted the administration's Safe Return to School plan.
 
Semifinalists Two BPHS Students Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
Close to 16,000 semifinalists were recently announced for the annual National Merit Scholarship Program, including Bethel Park seniors Katelyn Sams and Marissa Wycinsky.
 
Reopening of Schools FAQ Logo Reopening Of Schools FAQs
Please click here to see some answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the Reopening of School for the 2020-2021 school year.
 
Phased Reopening of schools logo Guidelines For Reopening Schools
The Bethel Park School District is working diligently to reopen its schools on Tuesday, September 1.  Please click here to read a message from Interim Superintendent Dr. Joseph C. Dimperio dated August 13, 2020.
 
Schoology logo Schoology Information
The Bethel Park School District will be using Schoology to deliver instruction to begin the 2020-2021 school year.  Please click here to see what you will need to do to make sure your children are ready to go on September 1.
 
Two Hour Delay Logo Two Hour Delays Scheduled For 2020-2021
The District will have five Two-Hour Delays for students in 2020-2021.  The first one will be Tuesday, September 22.
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Form Graphic Free/Reduced Lunch Forms Available Now
Please click here to read about how you can obtain free/reduced cafeteria meals for your children in the 2020-2021 school year. 
I Have A Dream video screen shot I Have A Dream Video
Please click here to see a video produced by Bethel Park School District students and staff to commemorate the 57th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech.
 
stadium closed logo BPHS Stadium Temporarily CLOSED
Bethel Park Stadium is closed indefinitely due to renovations to the track. 
Pre-K Counts Logo Enrollments Accepted For Pre-K Counts
BPSD has partnered with the Allegheny Intermediate Unit to offer a Pre-K Counts Program at William Penn in the fall for eligible four year olds.  
Writers Contest Logo Congratulations, Writers Contest Winners!
All four Bethel Park Finalists were winners in the WQED Young Writers Contest! 
Class of 2020 logo Congratulations, BPHS Class of 2020!
Congratulations to the 349 members of the Bethel Park High School Class of 2020 who graduated on Saturday, June 13! 
German Club Awards logo BPHS German Club Awards
The BPHS German Club presented Cody Hendrych-Bondra and Sam Donaldson with two of its annual end-of-the-year awards. 
BPHS French Exam logo BPHS Students Earn 22 Awards On National French Exams
Bethel Park HIgh School students earned 22 awards on the National French Exams. 
Quill and Scroll Logo Twelve BPHS Students Inducted Into Quill And Scroll
Twelve Bethel Park High School students were inducted into the school's chapter of Quill and Scroll. 
Heather Fontana IMS Teacher Elected To PA FCCLA Board
Independence Middle School Family Consumer Science Teacher Heather Fontana has been elected to the PA FCCLA Board of Directors. 
Transportation Contract logo District And Transportation Union Ratify New Agreement
The Bethel Park School District and Transportation Union have ratified a new five-year agreement. 
Mrs. Meucci Mrs. Meucci Named An All-Star Teacher
Franklin Fourth Grade Teacher K.D. Meucci was named an All-Star Teacher by the Pittsburgh Pirates. 
German Day logo BPHS Students Win Eight Awards At German Day Competition
Bethel Park High School students won eight awards at the Three Rivers German Day--the most of any competing school. 
BPHS/NHS Logo 95 Students Inducted Into NHS
Ninety-five Bethel Park High School students were selected for induction into the National Honor Society. 
Latin Honor Society logo 18 Inducted Into Latin Honor Society
Eighteen Bethel Park High School students were inducted into the Latin Honor Society.  
US News & World Report Best High Schools Logo Bethel Park High School Is A 2020 US News & World Report Best High School
Bethel Park High School was named to US News & World Report's 2020 Best High Schools list. 
Best Communities for Music Education Logo Bethel Park Receives Best Communities For Music Education Award
For the fifth time, the Bethel Park School District received the Best Communities for Music Education Award from the National Association of Music Merchants. 
German National Honor Society logo 19 Students Selected For German National Honor Society
The Bethel Park High School Chapter of the German National Honor Society has identified 19 students eligible for induction. 
Becky Mack Sophomore Selected For All-State Band
BPHS Sophomore Becky Mack was selected for the PMEA All-State Band. 
Paula DeFelice Mrs. DeFelice Named A Champions Of Learning Finalist
Lincoln Special Education Paraprofessional Paula DeFelice has been named a Champions of Learning Finalist. 
The four BPHS All-State Orchestra musicians Four BPHS Students Selected For All-State Orchestra
Four Bethel Park High School students were selected for All-State Orchestra. 
Cody Hendrych Bondra Freshman Earns Scholarship To Study In Germany
Bethel Park High School Freshman Cody Hendrych-Bondra earned a scholarship to live and study in Germany. 
German National Honor Society Logo 19 Students Selected For German National Honor Society
Nineteen Bethel Park High School students have been selected for induction into the German National Honor Society. 
Science Olympiad logo BPHS Students Win Two Awards At Science Olympiad
Bethel Park High School students won two awards at the Science Olympiad. 
The three students at the America Bowl Elementary Gifted Team Finishes Third In Amera Bowl
A team of three Bethel Park Elementary Gifted Students finished in Third Place in the America Bowl Competition. 
Middle School Science Bowl logo IMS Students Finish In Second In Science Bowl
A team of Independence Middle School students finished in Second Place in their Division at the Southwestern PA Science Bowl. 
Top of the Shop logo Five Students Named Top Of The Shop
Five Bethel Park High School students were named Top of the Shop by Steel Center for the First Semester. 
Region Band Logo Three Musicians Selected For Region Band
Three Bethel Park High School musicians were selected to play in the PMEA Region Band. 
National Latin Exam logo Five BPHS Students Recognized For Work On National Latin Exams
Five Bethel Park High School students were recognized for their high scores on the National Latin Exams. 
Video Messages from the Bethel Park School District logo Video Messages From The Bethel Park School District
Please click here to see some video messages from the employees of the Bethel Park School District. #BPProud 
Dr. Joseph Dimperio District Hires Interim Superintendent
The Bethel Park School District hired Dr. Joseph Dimperio as its Interim Superintendent. 
The Design Lives Here Second Place Team IMS Students Take Second Place In Design Challenge
Three Independence Middle School students earned Second Place at the WQED Design Lives Here Competition. 
One of the catapult competition teams BPHS Students Win Three Awards At Catapult Competiton
Bethel Park High School students earned three awards at a catapult competition held at Shaler High School. 
The five All-State Chorus vocalists Five Vocalists Selected For All-State Chorus
Five Bethel Park High School vocalists have been selected to perform in the PMEA All-State Chorus! 
The Odyssey of the Mind Division I Champions Memorial Students Win Local Odyssey Of The Mind Division I Championship
Congratulations to the team of Memorial Elementary students who won the local Odyssey of the Mind Division I Championship! 
The three Gold Award winning students BPHS Students Earn 20 Awards On National German Exams
Bethel Park High School students earned 20 awards on the 2020 National German Exams. 
BPHS DECA State Finalists Bethel Park High School Students Win 25 Awards At DECA State Conference
Bethel Park High School students won 25 awards at the DECA State Career Development Conference. 
The students and teachers involved with the Blood Drives Bethel Park High School Selected To Receive National Blood Drive Award
Bethel Park High School has been selected to receive the National School Blood Drive Award from the Association of Donor Relations Professionals. 
The four fourth place students Fourth Graders Finish In Fourth Place At Elementary Science Bowl
A team of Bethel Park fourth grade students finished in Fourth Place at the Elementary Science Bowl. 
The 15 Region Chorus students 15 Vocalists Selected For Region Chorus
Fifteen Bethel Park High School vocalists were selected to perform in the PMEA Region Chorus. 
The four BPHS Region Orchestra musicians Four Musicians Selected For Region Orchestra
Four Bethel Park High School musicians have been selected to perform in the PMEA Region Orchestra Concert. 
The three BPHS Skills USA Competition students Three BPHS Students Place In Skills USA Local Competition
Three Bethel Park High School students placed in their respective events at the local Skills USA Competition. 
Mrs. Douds and Mrs. Pazuchanics speaking at the luncheon Lincoln Staff Members Speak At National Conference
Lincoln Teachers Dawn Douds and Denice Pazuchanics were invited to speak at the PBS Kids' Luncheon at the NETA Conference in Washington, D.C. 
Wellness Summit Logo First Wellness Summit Was A Success!
Thanks to everyone who made the First Annual Bethel Park Wellness Summit a huge success!  Please here to learn more. 
AP District Honor Roll logo Bethel Park Named To 10th Annual AP District Honor Roll

Bethel Park was one of 250 school disticts in the U.S. and Canada to be named by the College Board to its 10th Annual AP District Honor Roll.

 
The five Elementary String Fest musicians Five NAMS Musicians Selected For Elementary String Fest
Five Neil Armstrong Middle School musicians were selected to participate in the PMEA Elementary String Fest. 
Four of the five Elementary Sing Fest vocalists Five NAMS Students Selected For Elementary Sing Fest
Five Neil Armstrong Middle School students have been selected to perform in the PMEA Elementary Sing Fest. 
The nine NAMS Band Fest Musicians Nine NAMS Musicians Selected For Elementary Band Fest
Nine Neil Armstrong Middle School musicians will participate in the PMEA Elementary Band Fest West. 
Briauna Harris Sophomore Receives Extra Effort Award From Steel Center
Bethel Park High School sophomore Briauna Harris received the Extra Effort Award from Steel Center. 
The three apprenticeship students Three BPHS Students Selected For Apprenticeships
Three Bethel Park High School students will participate in Career Connections apprenticeship programs. 
The three IMS Junior High District Orchestra musicians 11 Musicians Selected For Junior High District Orchestra
Eleven Bethel Park High School and Independence Middle School musicians have been selected to play in the PMEA Junior High District Orchestra Concert. 
Hawk Eye logo Hawk Eye Wins Best Of SNO Award
Hawk Eye, the BPHS student online newspaper, received a Best of SNO Award from School Newspapers Online for a documentary about Bean & Berry at BPHS. 
The 18 District Chorus students 18 Vocalists Selected For District Chorus
Eighteen Bethel Park High School vocalists will sing in the PMEA District Chorus Concert.  
The 7 District Band musicians Seven Students Selected For District Band
Seven Bethel Park High School musicians have been selected to play in the PMEA District Band Concert. 
Ian Phelps Ian Phelps Selected For Honors Jazz Band
Bethel Park High School senior Ian Phelps was selected to perform in the PMEA Honors Jazz Band Concert. 
The 11 District Orchestra musicians 11 Musicians To Play In District Orchestra
Eleven Bethel Park High School musicians have been selected to play in the PMEA District Orchestra Concert. 
The three students who won the Principles of Business event BPHS Students Win 34 Awards At DECA Districts
Forty-one Bethel Park High School students earned 34 awards at the DECA District Conference and qualified to compete at States! 
Samuel Hoppe Sixth Grader Finishes In Second Place In CalcuSolve Competition
Neil Armstrong Middle School Sixth Grader Samuel Hoppe finished in Second Place at the Middle School CalcuSolve Competition. 
The three Extra Effort award recipients Three BPHS Students Earn Extra Effort Award From Steel Center
Three Bethel Park High School students received the Extra Effort Award from the Steel Center for Career and Technical Education. 
The 10 BPHS Honors Band musicians 10 BPHS Musicians Selected For Honors Band
Ten Bethel Park High School musicians will perform in the PMEA Honors Band Concert. 
The five Commended students Five Named Commended By National Merit Scholarship Corporation
Five Bethel Park High School seniors were named Commended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. 
The three Honors Orchestra musicians Three BPHS Musicians Selected For Honors Orchestra
Three Bethel Park High School musicians have been selected for Honors Orchestra. 
Becky Mack BPHS Sophomore Recognized For Her Writing At Literary Festival
Bethel Park High School sophomore Becky Mack received an award for her writing at the 2019 WPCTE Literacy Festival. 
Mrs. DeGregorio and her award presenters Lincoln Teacher Receives State-Wide Recognition
Lincoln Instructional Support Teacher Rose DeGregorio received the Hilda M. Sundermann Award from the PA Chapter of the National State Teachers of the Year. 
BPEF logo Thank You, Bethel Park Education Foundation
The Bethel Park Education Foundation awarded funding for three proposals that will benefit Bethel Park students! 
AP Scholars logo 36 Students Named AP Scholars
Thirty-six Bethel Park High School students have been named Advanced Placement Scholars. 
Diamond Award Logo BPSD Cafeterias Earn 30 Diamonds From ACHD
Bethel Park School District cafeterias earned a combined 30 Diamond Awards from the Allegheny County Health Department.  
The four Keystone State Participants Four BPHS Students Selected To Participate In Keystone State Programs
Four Bethel Park High School students learned about civics, leadership, government and politics at the Keystone State Programs at Shippensburg University in June. 
The 5 Apprenticeship students Five Students Selected For Apprenticeships
Five Bethel Park High School students will participate in Apprenticeships sponsored by the Allegheny Intermediate Unit's Career Connections Program. 
Two students with a paper butterfly Students Have Fun Learning During Extended School Year Program
BPSD students who participated in the Extended School Year Program learned while having fun! 
Three students learning how to milk a cow using a latex glove filled with water Students Learn Over The Summer At Camp Invention
Bethel Park is proud to host the largest Camp Invention in Western PA! 
Haley Bell BPHS Student Wins Gold Medal At National Competition
Bethel Park High School rising sophomore Haley Bell earned a Gold Medal at the FCCLA National Competition in Anaheim, CA. 
Negotiations Update Bethel Park School District Fact-Finding Materials And Statement
 Please click here to learn more about the Negotiations Process between the Bethel Park School District and the Paraprofessionals/Aides Educational Support Unit. 
budget logo 2019-2020 Budget Passed With Millage Reduction
The Bethel Park School District 2019-2020 Operating Budget was passed with a millage reduction to 21 mills. 
PDE logo District Commended After Federal Programs Review
The Pennsylvania Department of Education reported the District is in "complete compliance" after a Consolidated Review of its Federal Programs for the 2018-2019 school year. 
Comcast Internet Essentials Logo Comcast Provides Broadband Access To Low Income Families
Comcast's Internet Essentials program can provide broadband access to low-income families for a reduced price of $9.95 a month. 
Home Access Center Logo Attention Parents: Set Your Home Access Center Alerts
All Bethel Park parents are encouraged to click here to learn how to set Alerts in the eSchoolPlus Home Access Center. 
ESchoolPlus Family App Logo Download the eSchoolPLUS Family App
You can now access the eSchoolPlus Home Access Center from your electronic devices by downloading the eSchoolPLUS Family App! 
Parents Can Monitor Their Child's Cafeteria Purchases via PayForIt.net
All Bethel Park cafeterias are using the QSP point of sale system.  
Parents, Help Us Communicate with You Electronically
In an attempt to minimize the amount of paper copies generated by the school district and to increase electronic communication with all Bethel Park parents, we are using the e-mail capabilities of the School Messenger Notification Service.