BCPS in Virginia

Virginia Sales Tax Holiday August 2-4, 2019

It is Back To School time for the 19-20 School Year. This weekend, starting Friday August 2 and continuing through Sunday August 4, you will be able to buy school supplies and clothes and save on the sales tax. For more information, go to Virginia Sales Tax Holiday.

Online Registration Links

To register your child online please go to Online registration for returning students with a snap code. Online registration for new students and for returning students without a snap code. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call your school office.

National School Counseling Week Logo

National School Counseling Week Feb. 4-8, 2019

Superintendent’s Memo #004-19 COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA Department of Education DATE: January 11, 2019 TO: Division Superintendents FROM: James F. Lane, Ed.D., Superintendent of Public Instruction SUBJECT: National School Counseling Week, February 4-8, 2019 The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) would like to recognize professional school counselors during the week of February 4-8, 2019, as we celebrate National School Counseling Week.


CFE Movie Night – Hotel Transylvania 3 – 11/30/18 @ 6PM

The CFE Family Movie Night is scheduled for Friday night, November 30th at 6:00 p.m. We will be showing “Hotel Transylvania 3.” There is no admission fee, however the CFE will have pizza, popcorn, snow cones, baked goods and drinks for purchase.

National School Lunch Week October 15th-19th, 2018

October is Hopping in Our School Cafeterias

October is National Farm to School Month. Farm to school is a way to get more local foods into school cafeterias. As part of this, Friday October 5th at 10:00 AM is the Crunch Heard ‘Round the Commonwealth, a celebration developed to highlight the Virginia Farm to School program. Join us by taking a bite out of a Virginia grown

Bath County Fair

Bath County Fair Postponed!

Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the Bath County Fair has been postponed until Saturday September 29th. Keep safe this weekend and we look forward to seeing you on the 29th.

“Mechanicsville - old school bus” by muffinn is licensed under CC BY

Pack The Bus at Covington Walmart Saturday August 4

A bus and staff will be at Covington Walmart to support Pack the Bus on Saturday (August 4) to collect donations from 10 AM to 6 PM. Come enjoy the tax free weekend and support Bath County Schools.

Back To School

Student School Supplies

Students will need some specific supplies for the new 2018/2019 school year. MES is working to keep beginning of the year costs down for parents and families with regard to the school supply list. Donations from community partners, adjustments to the classroom lists and the use of some internal surplus supplies have helped in drastically reducing the school supply list.

MES Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

We have many things happening over the next few weeks. Please check the Division Calendar for more information.