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Great American Teach-In

Our Annual Great American Teach-In is Thursday, November 16th. We would like to welcome our business partners and presenters for this educational event.

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Honor Our Veterans

Bethune Academy will be honoring those who served in the United States Armed Forces. We would like to invite Veterans to our annual Veterans’ Day Program. Our program will begin in the B.A. Courtyard at 8:00AM on Thursday, November 9th. IMPORTANT:

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NOW: Open Enrollment for Magnet Schools

The 2018-2019 Open Enrollment application period for all Magnet and Choice schools will begin at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 and will close at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. You can access the Magnet/Choice application at

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WANTED: Volunteers for Book Fair

Volunteers sign up here. We need a lot of ranch hands to help at the book fair.  If you can mosey on down and help set up on Thursday, Nov 9 at 8:15AM, Mrs. Akers would be greatly obliged. Any store

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Book Fair: Saddle Up and Read!

Bethune Academy’s Scholastic Book Fair will begin Monday, November 13th and end Friday, November 17th at noon. The hours are: Monday-Thursday 7:30AM – 3:15PM Friday 7:30AM – 12:00 NOON Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that provides the books kids

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Istation Home

Parents, Polk County Schools is providing a new resource for students to extend learning beyond the traditional school day. Istation’s innovative reading, math, and Spanish programs immerse students in an engaging and interactive environment and inspire them to learn. With Istation Home, students pick

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IMPORTANT: Hurricane Make-up

VERY IMPORTANT:   In response to Hurricane Irma, district staff decided the six remaining EARLY RELEASE DAYS in the 2017-18 school year will be extended to full instructional days. (The remaining early dismissal days are:   Oct. 11, 2017; Nov. 15, 2017; Jan. 24, 2018;

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Telephone Notification System

Telephone Notification System: In order to receive important messages from your child’s school, you must “opt in.” Please follow these directions to be able to receive important phone messages.

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“Full STEM Ahead” Duke Energy Grant

Bethune Academy is proud to have been a recipient of Duke Energy’s 2016/2017 Full STEM Ahead Education Grant! With this funding, Bethune Academy was able to purchase Lego’s Mindstorms Education EV3 Systems. With the addition of these STEM resources, our

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Important Campus Guidelines

School Hours: 8:00AM – 3:00PM Walkers must go directly to the crossing guard for safe crossing. Car Riders must be dropped off between 7:30 – 7:55 AM. Car riders must be picked up by 3:20PM from the car rider line. Car

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