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Two Hour Delay

‪Due to inclement weather all Boone County Schools will operate on a TWO HOUR DELAY for Monday January 30th. ‪There will be NO AM KINDERGARTEN or PRESCHOOL for Monday January 30th. ‬‬ 

Events and Activities

All events for Friday January 13th are occurring as scheduled. There will be NO events/activities on Saturday January 14th prior to 12PM.

Evening Activities

All evening activities for Boone County Schools are CANCELLED for tonight, January 5th.

Boone County Schools Closed

‪Due to inclement weather all Boone County Schools will be CLOSED on Thursday January 5th. ‬

Winter Break with Snowman
There will be no school on December 22 through January 4 for Winter Break.  Students will return January 5th.   

The Giving Tree

     The Family Resource Center's annual Giving Tree program is underway.  UPDATE: We are glad to announce that all ornaments/lists have been taken.
     If you took an ornament please bring gifts to the school (unwrapped) by December 16th.  Be sure to include the ornament/tag you took from the tree so we know what family you are giving to.  We so appreciate everyone who has taken it upon themselves to donate this year. 
     Remember: Your contribution is tax deductible and we will gladly provide you with a donation receipt.  If you have any questions please contact Jennifer Hater at 859-334-4447 or at Jennifer.Hater@boone.kyschools.us. 

Monster Mash Dance

As part of the dance and movement curriulum the 5th graders learned a Monster Mash routine.  Click here to watch the whole performance. 

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Confernces are being held on November 3rd and November 7th from 4:00 - 7:00.  If you would like to schedule a confernce use the link below.  

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

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Wear your pajamas and help find a cure for Type 1 diabetes!

Donate $1.00 to “JDRF Kids for a Cure” and wear pajamas to school on October 6th! Money will be collected October 3rd-6th.   All money will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation as part of a first grade service learning project.  Thanks so much for your help!

New Student Start Time

To increase the amount of instructional time the school building will now be opening at 8:05.  Breakfast will also start at this time.  The south lobby doors for parent drop offs will be closed at 8:35 and morning announcments will begin.  Students need to be in classrooms by 8:40 or they will be marked as tardy.  Dismissal time is still the same time at 3:40.  If you are picking up your child and do not have a number for your vehicle, you need to be in the south lobby, (by the gym/library) before 3:30 to sign them out.  The BES office hours will be from 8:10 - 4:25. 

Click here to read detailed information about new start times and information about Visitor and Volunteer policies that have changed. 

Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year is April 7 from 5:00-7:00 P.M.  Your child must be 5 years old on or before October 1st, 2016.  You should bring the following with you to registration:  the child you will be enrolling, a current Kentucky immunization certificate, a current school physical, an orginal and certified copy of the child's birth certificate, the original and copy of the child's social secruity card, and an original and copy of proof of residency.  Current BES families, if you know someone that will have a kindergarten next year, please help us make them aware of this event. 

End of Year Information

Tuesday, May 24

  • 2nd Grade Kickball Tournament and Field Day
  • 5th Grade Promotion Program (gym) - 2:00 pm
  • Talent Show - 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, May 25 - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL


Register New Students Now!

The office is open all summer from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. to register any new students.  If your child will be 5 by October 1, 2016 they can register for Kindertargten.  Please do this ASAP so the school can get classes assigned.  Current BES families, please help us by reaching out to people you may know who have Kindergarten age kids and tell them to register their child(ren).  

Helpful links:
Preschool Registration Packet
Kindergarten Registration Packet
Grades 1 - 12 Registration Packet

2016-2017 School Supply List

These links can also be found under the parent tab as well as other information that may be helpful. 


Holiday Assistance Information

Click here for information on holiday assistance from the Burlington Family Resource Center. 

Eagles on the Run Earth Day 5K Logo

Eagles on the Run Earth Day 5k Family Fun Walk/Run

April 22, 2017  -  9:30 a.m.   -   England-Idlewild Park

We hope all of our families will join us for a fun event to help promote family time together, celebrate Earth Day, and help us raise money for our P.E. classes to be able to purchase enrichment tools and equipment needed to help our students be successful!

Click the link below to register online at getmeregistered.com or print the paper registration and follow instructions to register.

click here to register online at Get Me Registered

BES on Twitter

There are many ways to stay connected to BES.  Twitter is one of those ways and we have several class pages you may want to check out. 
     @BES_Eagles  -  Whole school information
     @BES_PE  -  Mrs. Ahlman's Physical Education Classes
     @BES_MusicTweets  -  Mr. Gibbs' Music Classes
     @BES_Technology  -  Mr. Dittmer's Technology Classes
     @scheperbes4  -  Ms. Alyson Scheper's 4th grade class
     @BES_Murphy  -  Mrs. Murphy's 3rd grade class
     @MrsBurch303  -  Mrs. Bruch's 5th grade class
     @MrsBrocksStars  -  Mrs. Brockhoeft's 3rd grade class
     @MrsDFirsties  -  Mrs. Donaldson's 1st grade class
     @ms_coopersclass  -  Ms. Cooper's 3rd grade class
     @MrsMcCleese  -  Mrs. McCleese's 3rd grade class

Some district pages you might want to follow:
     @BCSWx  -  Boone County Schools page for weather/closing only updates
     @Boone_County  -  All schools in Boone County School District
     @NKYmakerspace  -  keep updated on what's happenings at the Makerspace

We look forward to your "follow."


St. Elizabeth Mammography Flyer

Happy Retirement

BES would like to congratulate our retiring educators and thank them for all their years of service to BES and to their profession. 

Neena Ambrose - School Counsleor - 22 Years
Cindy Pfalsgraf - Third Grade - 27 Years
Patti Westphal - Fourth Grade - 27 Years

Enjoy your retirement! 

Contact Us
Burlington Elementary School5946 N. Orient St.
Burlington, KY 41005
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Phone: 859-334-4440
Fax: 859-334-4446