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Questions

Here at BKW, we want to make sure you receive clear information from the right resources in response to issues and questions you may have about the district. Listed below are proper procedures for questions or concerns related to:

Academics

Administration

Athletics

Board of Education

Classroom issues

Food Service

Teachers

Transportation

 

Academics

If you have a question or concern about your child's academic progress, discuss it with your child's teacher.

If your concern still persists, meet with your child's principal.

If at this point the concern still persists, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

 

Administration

Raise administrative questions or concerns within a particular school with that school's principal.

If those concerns persist, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

For questions or concerns related to curriculum or state testing, please meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

 

Athletics

Questions or concerns related to student athletic conduct, participation and policies should first go to your child's team coach.

If those concerns persist, meet with the district's Athletic Director.

If at this point the concern(s) still persist, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

 

Board of Education

Questions and concerns relating to school policies and procedures and the school budget are welcome during the public comment portions of every Board of Education meeting. Go to the Board of Education webpage for a full list of meeting dates and times.

If you are unable to attend a meeting, you may e-mail the board at BKWBOE@bkwschools.org.

 

Classroom issues

Questions or concerns about classroom procedures and/or behavior should be directed to your child's teacher.

If those concerns persist, meet with your child's school principal.

If at this point the concern(s) still persist, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

 

Food Service

Questions or concerns about food service in either the Elementary School or Middle/High School can be directed to the district's Food Service Manager.

If your questions or concerns persist, contact the School Business Office.

 

Teachers

We encourage any questions or concerns pertaining to a teacher to be brought to the teacher's attention and discussed in a professional manner.

If this is not possible or has already occurred but the question or concern persists, contact your child's school principal.

If at this point the concern(s) still persist, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.

 

Transportation

Questions or concerns about district transportation may be directed to district'sTransportation Director.

If your questions or concerns persist, contact the School Business Office.

If at this point the concern(s) still persist, meet with the Superintendent of Schools.