Back-to-school registration is August 10 & August 15, 2017, 10-12 am & 5-7 pm - Please mark your calendars with these dates and remember, every student must be registered on one of these two dates for next school year! Check back soon for the link to the Back-To-School Registration Forms.
Move Up Day Presentations
We had a great Move Up Day on June 12. To view a copy of the presentation that was given to our new 3rd grade parents that morning, click Move Up Day. Also, for our incoming families below are “general schedules”. Following are links to those general schedules:
We also want you to know that our 3/4, 5/6 and 7/8 BCS Summer Packets are posted. Click above on Student Links/Summer Packets.
2017-2017 Quarter I Choice Hour
Quarter I Choice Hour lists will be posted on the board at BCS by August 10, the first Back to School Registration date. If you have not already turned in a Selection Sheet and plan on staying for Choice Hour in the Fall, please send in the forms as soon as possible. All of the forms may be found on the following link. Link: Choice Hour Selection Sheet and Applications
Optional 7/8 Trip to Boston, October 2017 - ONLY 5 MORE NEEDED!!!
Next year’s 7/8 students will have the opportunity to travel to Boston October 6-8, 2017. For information regarding this trip, click Boston Information Registration for the trip will open at the meeting. Deadline to register is Friday, May 12. We expect the trip to fill quickly, so if your child might be interested in going on the trip, we encourage you to attend the meeting. Registration information will be emailed to all families after the information meeting.
BCS Featured by EDUTOPIA.ORG
A team from Edutopia’s Schools that Work visited BCS in October 2016 for a case study spotlighting the innovative teaching and learning at BCS. The case study, along with the five accompanying videos, was released on April 6, 2017 and can be found through a link to the article Birmingham Covington: Building a Student-Centered School. Also, the case study was featured in the ASCD SmartBrief on April 7, 2017.
Welcome to Birmingham Covington School
The Birmingham Covington Districtwide 3-8 School (BCS) is a 3-8 districtwide school of choice for families residing in the Birmingham Public School District. It is designed to offer a clear choice in educational structure and philosophy to parents/guardians and children seeking a rigorous academic challenge. BCS has a special emphasis on comprehensive science and technology instruction based on the Association for the Advancement of Science report, Project 2061, and enGauge: 21st Century Skills.
To better understand BCS, please review:
Birmingham Covington School Virtual Tour:
Learn More About BCS from the Acey Family!
Phone: 248-203-4444, press 2
(recorded message): 248-203-3960