Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Follow us on twitter @besd53 or download our APP (on our website) for push messages of school closings and important updates.
1 day ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD#53 is in session tomorrow, Monday, Presidents’ Day as the make-up for 1/8 snow day.
2 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
James Duggan
Reminder that Monday Feb 19th is a regular attendance day but there is no Grade 2-4 After School Program.
4 days ago, James Duggan
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Schedule A dismissal today! 10:45am at BUGC and Liberty, 11:30am at the elementaries
4 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Due to poor visibility, all Bourbonnais Elementary School District after-school sports, practices, activities, and R.T.I. are cancelled for today, Thursday, February 15th.
5 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Reminder that Friday is a Schedule A dismissal for parent conferences, and that Monday is a full day of school (1/8 makeup day).
6 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Follow us on twitter @besd53 or download our APP (on our website) for push messages of school closings and important updates.
8 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Due to the uncertainty of this major storm, Bourbonnais Schools will be closed Friday.
12 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD#53 is monitoring the coming winter storm. Models show us receiving from 1 to 14 inches. Due to this uncertainty, a decision on school for Friday will most likely be made at 5:30am tomorrow.
12 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
There will be no zero hour at BUGC tomorrow due to the timing of the snow. As of now, school is open.
14 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Looks like snow all week, but probably in small enough amounts to keep school open each day. Will keep you updated!
14 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Follow us on twitter @besd53 or download our APP (on our website) for push messages of school closings and important updates.
15 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Mr. Swilley and Dr. Hollowell in D.C. this weekend at the NSBA Advocacy Institute working one federal school policy
16 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BUGC TIGER PRIDE!! Tigers vs Bradley Central Basketball Regional Semi-Final on Tuesday, January 30th at 5:45pm at BC. Mr. Kohl and Mrs. Tingley what have you got??? Show us your Knight's Pride!
22 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Follow us on twitter @besd53 or download our APP (on our website) for push messages of school closings and important updates.
22 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
25 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
25 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Shout out to #besd53 Bus Drivers! Everyone to school safely, to Camp T in Indiana, back from camp in time for normal dismissal routes!
27 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD53 will open at normal times today. Buses may be slightly delayed due to black ice. Please use caution when on the roads today.
28 days ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Schedule B Early Dismissal today, end of the first semester.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Looking for the Cafeteria Menus? From the website, click menu at the top, For Families, Aramark Foodservice, and select Elementary or Liberty/Upper. https://besd.schooldish.com/Commerce/Catalog/EatWellHome.aspx
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
James Duggan
Hi, just a reminder that the grades 2-4 After School Program will resume on Tuesday January 9th. Thanks
about 1 month ago, James Duggan
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD#53 will make up today by holding school on Presidents' Day, February 19th.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
In the interest of student and staff safety in these icey conditions, BESD#53 Schools will be closed on Monday, 1/8/18.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD#53 opens for school tomorrow, Monday, January 8th.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
James Duggan
Hi, please join us for the official kickoff of the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Program on Thursday Jan. 11 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Bourbonnais Municipal Center Community Room.
about 1 month ago, James Duggan
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
The automated phone calls home when your child is marked absent malfunctioned Tuesday. Many of you received calls in error. This has been disabled for the remainder of the week for tech updates.
2 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Peoples Church represented by Justin Caldwell donated $250 to BESD#53 to help outfit needy students with coats, gloves, and winter hats.
2 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
PTA Yankee Candle pick up Thursday and Friday (12/14&15) from 4-7pm at Shabbona School!
2 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Come out to the BUGC Winter Concert tonight at 7pm to hear the Orchestra, Band, and Choir!
3 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Follow us on twitter @besd53 or download our APP (on our website) for push messages of school closings and important updates.
3 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Update on COLD days. Cold days will be called by 9pm the night before if the weather.com forecast is for windchills of -30 or below.
3 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
As we head into winter, a reminder about snow days. Snow days will be called usually by 5:30am and sent out on our APP, Facebook, Website, phone call, and twitter @besd53.
3 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Director of Technology
Starting at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday December 6th, network and phone services at BUGC will be unavailable due to a network upgrade. Service should be returned by Wednesday evening.
3 months ago, Director of Technology
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BESD#53 offers our condolences to the family of former student Seth William Johnson who passed away last week in Mississippi
3 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Director of Technology
Starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday November 21st, network and phone services at Shabbona and Shepard will be unavailable due to a network upgrade. Service should be returned by Wednesday afternoon.
3 months ago, Director of Technology
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Reminder: Bourbonnais Elementary #53 will be in session on Friday, November 10th. BBCHS is not in session this day.
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
James Duggan
Por favor, disfrute la noticia de la Conneción entre Escuela y Casa por el mes de noviembre. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/103007/Home_Connection_Espa%C3%B1ol.pdf
4 months ago, James Duggan
James Duggan
Please click the link to enjoy the Home School Connection Newsletter. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/103006/Home_Connection.pdf
4 months ago, James Duggan
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
The BUGC band, choir, and orchestra hosted a Fright Night Concert which included music, costumes, and trick or treating!
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Orchestra at Fright Night
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
The water main break at Shepard has been repaired! Water was restored at 9 a.m.
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Director of Technology
BESD53 School Board members reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at tonight's board meeting.
4 months ago, Director of Technology
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
UPDATE: water break isolated to Shepard. Shepard/Shabbona RTI, Cheerleading, Y kids and Park District will all take place today at Shabbona!
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
PTA Subway Fundraiser, Tuesday 10/24
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
BUGC was certified as a drug free school today after a routine K-9 sweep! It was the 4th year and 14th consecutive drug free sweep!
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
The Cub fans on staff will be wearing Cubs gear on Cub game days this month! We encourage our students to do the same.
4 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
James Duggan
Hi, We are initiating a complete review of our Academically Talented and Accelerated Programs. Click on this link to learn more. http://5il.co/217a
5 months ago, James Duggan
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
With our new website, we can post to our LiveFeed, Facebook, and tweet simultaneously. Download the app on the webpage, follow us @BESD53
5 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
5 months ago, Dr. Daniel Hollowell, Superintendent
Dan Hollowell
Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone in Las Vegas, especially to the victims and their families.
5 months ago, Dan Hollowell
Director of Technology
With the move to a new website, we also have a new mobile app for your smartphone. Please install it from the links at the bottom of our website.
5 months ago, Director of Technology
Director of Technology
We are currently transitioning to our new website. During the transition, some links may not work. Everything should be live by Monday, October 2. Thanks for your patience!
5 months ago, Director of Technology