On December 4, Upshur County's status changed to Gold on the WVDHHR County Alert System Map. Under the Gold level, face coverings are not required within Upshur County Schools. Face coverings are required on school buses, as this is a form of public transportation. Thank you for helping to keep your students and staff safe!
B-UMS and B-UHS students who ride bus 35 will be transported by Bus 31 on the afternoon of December 1st. These students will transfer to Bus 22 at Hodgesville Elementary and may arrive 20-30 minutes later than their scheduled times. Please contact the Bus Garage at 304.472.1544 with any questions. Thank you!
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Beginning November 19th, Upshur County students who normally ride Bus 65 will ride Bus 236 with Mr. Evans. 🚌
Upshur County Schools will dismiss at 12:30pm on Friday, November 19th. School Buses will arrive 2 hours and 45 minutes earlier than normal schedule. Please be at bus stops 10 minutes prior to the anticipated arrival time.
BAES, HES, B-UMS, and B-UHS students who ride bus 19 will be transported by Bus 31 this afternoon. These students will transfer to Bus 22 at Hodgesville Elementary and may arrive 20-30 minutes later than their scheduled times. Please contact the Bus Garage at 304.472.1544 with any questions. Thank you!
We are excited to share that COVID-19 vaccination is now recommended for children ages 5 and up. This is the most effective tool that we have to protect our students, families, and school from COVID-19. We are conducting a survey to determine the interest of families for their students to receive the vaccination. Use the link, https://bit.ly/3kwMowi , to submit your response to the survey. Thank you!
BAES, BUMS, and BUHS students who ride bus 19 will be transported by Bus 31 this afternoon. These students will transfer to Bus 22 at Hodgesville Elementary and may arrive 20-30 minutes later than their scheduled times. Thank you!
At 10:00am on November 2, Upshur County's status changed to Orange on the WVDHHR County Alert System Map. Under the Orange level, face coverings are required within Upshur County Schools and on school buses. Thank you for helping to keep your students and staff safe!
Just a reminder that October 15th is a Professional Learning Day for staff. No school for students.
Buckhannon-Upshur High School was placed on a precautionary lockdown this afternoon. Students were asked to remain in classrooms as local law enforcement performed their security sweeps throughout the building. An all clear was issued by law enforcement once the investigation was completed. Students have been released to follow their regular schedules.
Good afternoon, Upshur County Schools have been notified of internet speed delays and outages on student devices throughout the state of West Virginia. The result of this causes students to receive error messages or limited/no access to educational websites, including Schoology. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you and your student(s). The state is working to resolve the issue, and we will provide updates as they become available. Thank you!
Are you interested in being part of a panel who will review, make suggestions, and plan for our Comprehensive Counseling Program Advisory Council? We are inviting students, families, community members, and business partners to serve on our County-wide Council that will meet twice during the 2021-22 school year. Please take a moment to complete our survey using the link below. We will be making calls to all who respond. Thank you for your time! https://forms.office.com/pages/responsepage.aspx?id=S7AZ4AwzekaLrgn7FzdNapamQM7uN5hLsSk3Sw-LBZRUQ1lWRUMzWFNHVTBFQVYwUTBUS0JFWFg1WC4u
Upshur County Schools Bus Changes for September 17, 2021
Upshur County Schools Bus Changes for September 10, 2021
The Upshur County Parish House is offering a Vaccination Clinic today, August 30th, until 1:00PM. The Johnson and Johnson vaccine is free of charge and will be offered to individuals ages 18 and older. No appointment is necessary to participate.
High School Football Game Cancelled for Tonight, August 27 A local high school football game scheduled for tonight, August 27 has been canceled due to an exposure and an abundance of caution related to COVID-19. The game affected involves Buckhannon-Upshur High School vs. Bridgeport High School. Buckhannon-Upshur’s next scheduled game is slated to be played on September 3 at Ripley High School.
Upshur County is listed as Orange on the WVDHHR Map. To ensure the safety of all, masks will be required in all school buildings and on school buses for August 27th. https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/Pages/default.aspx
A few important bus route updates in preparation for the opening of schools. We can't wait to see everyone!
Additional 7-Day Food Boxes will be distributed today, August 17th from 9:00-11:00am at the Tennerton Warehouse. Food boxes are available for children 18 and under, while supplies last.