BHM News from 2017

Thursday Aug 24, 17

WEB Orientation for Incoming 6th Grade Students

6th Grade WEB Orientation is Thursday, August 24 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at BCMS. Future 6th grade parents, please mark this very important date on your calendars.

Tuesday Aug 22, 17

Summer Office Hours

The school office is open Monday thru Friday from 8am-3pm during the summer.
Office closed on Wednesday, August 30.

Nick Guida Photo
Thursday Aug 17, 17

Nick Guida Rounds Out the BHS Assistant Principal Team

During a special school board meeting prior to the board workshop on Monday, August 14, the board approved the appointment of Nick Guida as a Buffalo High School (BHS) Assistant Principal. Guida replaces Katie Gohl who accepted an assistant principal position at Buffalo Community Middle School.

Barbara Eckberg Photo
Thursday Aug 17, 17

New Leadership in BHM Early Childhood Family Education

District Welcomes Barbara Eckberg

The Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose School District Community Education program has recently hired Barbara Eckberg as the new Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) Coordinator. Eckberg replaces Devonna Tierney who was in the position for the last 32 years.

Kyle Resler
Tuesday Aug 1, 17

Kyle Resler Hired as the Next BHS/PLC Assistant Principal

During the school board meeting on Monday, July 31, the board approved the appointment of Kyle Resler as the next Buffalo High School (BHS) and Phoenix Learning Center (PLC) Assistant Principal. Resler will replace Kris Thompson who stepped into the dual BHS/PLC position last school year. Thompson will continue to serve as a BHS Assistant Principal.

101 road sign
Wednesday Jul 19, 17

Middle School 101

The transition from elementary to middle school is often an exciting yet nerve-racking time for students. At Buffalo Community Middle School, we want all 6th graders to feel prepared for middle school.

Health and Accident Coverage
Wednesday Jul 5, 17

Student Accident Insurance and Family Health Insurance

Find out how you can purchase affordable health and accident coverage.

Reward School Logo
Wednesday Jul 5, 17

Montrose Elementary Named a Reward School

Montrose Elementary School (MES) has a lot to celebrate this year-the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) named Montrose Elementary a 2015-16 Reward School for having demonstrated exceptional student outcomes and success in closing achievement gaps.

Brad Koltes Photo
Tuesday Jun 27, 17

Brad Koltes Moves Up as the New Hanover Elementary Principal

On Monday, June 26, the board approved the appointment of Brad Koltes as the new Hanover Elementary Principal. Koltes has been the Buffalo High School Assistant Principal since 2014. He will replace Jeff Olson who is retiring after 23 years of service to the district.

Penny Hoops Photo
Tuesday Jun 27, 17

Penny Hoops Jumps into the Director of Food Service Position

Penny Hoops will serve as the next BHM Food Service Director. Hoops will replace Marilyn Splinter who is retiring from the position after 28 years.

Zipped binder
Thursday Jun 22, 17

Back to School Shopping Made Easy

School-wide organizational binders are back! Complete binder and supplies available for purchase at BCMS now.

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Tuesday Jun 20, 17

Moving this summer?

If you plan to move or transfer schools this summer, please contact the office at 763.682.8207 or email as soon as possible. Thank you!

Tuesday Jun 20, 17

Summer Hours

BCMS summer hours are typically Monday thru Thursday, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Fridays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you need to visit the school outside of these hours, please call 763.682.8200 to schedule a time.

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

DES Open House & Ice Cream Social

DES Open House Tuesday, August 29th  5:00- 7:00

Ice Cream Social Tuesday, August 29th, 5:00-6:30 Read more!

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night November 2017

Family Fun Night is Friday, November 3rd, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Discovery Elementary School. This is a community-wide event(all families are welcome to attend)sponsored by Discovery Elementary School and parents to promote family time.

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

MCA Test Schedule 2017-18

Please see schedule of test days

MCA Testing begins April 17th

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Discovery Elementary Kindergarten Lottery 2018

Discovery Elementary School's(DES)Kindergarten Registration Lottery is scheduled for Tuesday, February 6th, at 2:30 p.m.

If your child is registered in the Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose school district and his/her birth date indicates eligiblity to start kindergarten in September 2018, you will receive a mailing of information regarding the DES Kindergarten Lottery. Information and application forms will be mailed out early in January. Applications, for DES kindergarten, are due back to the DES office by Thursday, February 1st, 2018.  If you need more information please call the DES Office 763-682-8400.

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Discovery Elementary Alumni

Discovery Elementary Alumni were invited back to sing "Stand Together" by Jim Papoulis.

Wednesday Jun 14, 17

DES Enjoy Lunch Program

DES Students enjoy the colorful array of foods from our lunch buffet. You are always welcome to join your child for lunch!

Monday Jun 12, 17

2016-2017 School Year Information available until June 26th on Parent Portal

Student data for the 2016-2017 school year will be available on the portal through June 26th.

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Tuesday Jun 6, 17

Graduation Week in BHM Schools

Celebrate the accomplishments this week of our BHM Schools graduates. Graduation ceremonies include Adult Basic Education, PRIDE Transitions, Phoenix Learning Center and Buffalo High School. Click for more details.

2017 BHM Retirees
Tuesday Jun 6, 17

Retirees Allow Students to Dream, Believe and Achieve

This year, 21 individuals, from all areas of the district, have already or will retire from BHM Schools. Combined, they have provided over 541 years of service to the district. Congratulations to all of our retirees and best of luck. Click to read more about them.

Tuesday Jun 6, 17

FREE Summer Meals

FREE breakfast and lunch will once again be served for all children ages 1-18 beginning in June at Parkside Elementary, Montrose Elementary and Buffalo Community Middle School. FREE entertainment is also planned. Click the story for more details and an event schedule.

Friday May 26, 17

BOGO Book Fair

The HES Media Center is hosting their annual Scholastic BOGO (buy one, get one free) Book Fair from May 26-June 2 in the lunchroom gym. It will be open during the evening at our school picnic on June 1.