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Kindergarten Gymnastics Night
Mount Kisco Elementary School
On Thursday, January 12th Kindergarten students and their families participated in gymnastics night at MKES!  Our students had an opportunity to show their families all the gymnastics skills that they have been practicing during physical education classes such as vaulting, tumbling, rock wall climbing, balancing, and the cargo net.   The Physical Education staff thanks our ... more info
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The Wild Robot
Mount Kisco Elementary School
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American children's book published the previous year. A number of years ago MKES began to replicate the Newbery selection process by having students reading great works of children’s literature and awarding it with our own medal called the “Roary.” Take a sneak peek at one of the books our... more info
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Puppet Theater at MKES!
Mount Kisco Elementary School
Mount Kisco Elementary students were once again entertained with a wonderful performance by the Catskill Puppet Theater, who performed The Lion’s Whiskers, a delightful musical adaptation of a traditional Ethiopian folktale. This show features a charming cast of human characters as well as favorite African animals, who teach a valuable lesson. The performances were followed by workshops with... more info
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Check out our District's Progress on our BIG TEN Goals
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Administrators, staff, our Advisory Committees, and Board Subcommittees have been working hard to achieve progress on our BIG Ten District Goals. Click here to view progress.  ...more info


BCSD Advocacy
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New York public schools are funded using a combination of federal and state funding, as well as local taxes. Currently, the method of state funding does not adequately serve the BCSD. Here we present our position statements and suggested modifications to New York State’s school funding model. There are five key areas that comprise Bedford Central’s advocacy efforts:: Unfunded MandatesThe... more info


December 12th -- Winter Concert
Mount Kisco Elementary School
Our Annual Winter Concert on Monday evening  was quite extraordinary! With standing room only in the gymnasium, our talented Chorus, 4th and 5th Grade Orchestra and 5th Grade Band shared festive and joyous renditions of various holiday songs. In this season of giving, they brought smiles of pride to our MKES parents and staff in the audience with their promising gifts of musical... more info
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BCSD All Stars represented yesterday during the Harlem Wizards game.
Mount Kisco Elementary School
BCSD All Stars represented yesterday during the Harlem Wizards game. Jeff Wein and Coach D joined Mr. Stambaugh in representing #MKESpride! It surely was a fun afternoon for all those in attendance. Photography by John P. Morgan
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Author and Illustrator Evan Turk Visits MKES
Mount Kisco Elementary School
Mount Kisco 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders had the privilege of meeting with visiting author, Evan Turk.  Mr. Turk has illustrated two picture books and written and illustrated a third.  After introducing himself to students by sharing the books he wrote and illustrated as a child, Mr. Turk shared his story, The Storyteller.  Students loved learning about his journey in becoming a... more info
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It's Elementary
Mount Kisco Elementary School
It's Elementary: An idea created by MKES student alum who want to give back to the students of our school. These FLHS 9th graders are building relationships with current 2nd grade students and serving as their mentors. Both groups of students will meet monthly and engage in fun and meaningful activities. We are so proud of these young men and women who are true role models.
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MKES Kindergarteners Celebrate Thanksgiving
Mount Kisco Elementary School
Kindergarteners of Mt. Kisco Elementary School celebrate Thanksgiving! 
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Fall BINGO at MKES!
Mount Kisco Elementary School
It’s an annual rite of passage, Fall Bingo. Tonight (December 1st, 2016), we had a full house. Families came out to enjoy some good old-fashioned fun. Several staff members brought family members to enjoy the festivities or help call the Bingo games. The kids were so excited. It was nice seeing some of our new families enjoying what we value as an MKES fall tradition. Many smiles, laughs, ... more info
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BCSD Kindergarteners Come Together to Learn About Weather
Mount Kisco Elementary School
Bedford Central School District kindergarteners had an exciting opportunity to come together at Mount Kisco Elementary School for an entertaining assembly about weather.  Students learned about the relationship between temperature and the water cycle while viewing demonstrations of hot air rising, thunder and lightning.  The highlight was a “hot air balloon” that rose up to the... more info
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Amended Smart Schools Investment Plan
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The District will be submitting an amended Smart Schools Investment Plan with the New York State Education Department to take advantage of additional E-Rate Funding. New York State approved the Bedford Central School District Smart Schools Investment Plan in June 2016. Subsequently, Federal E-Rate funding was approved in the amount of  $196,447 which will offset the cost of hardware included... more info


Fire Prevention Assembly at MKES
Mount Kisco Elementary School
MKES partners with some of our local heroes to educate students in fire prevention. We thank our local volunteer fire fighters for dedicating their time and know-how so that students are knowledgeable about their jobs and fire safety
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5th Grade Visits Manhattanville College
Mount Kisco Elementary School
“You're off to Great Places!Today is your day!Your mountain is waiting,So... get on your way!” ? Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!
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SAVE THE DATE - 5th Grade Parents
Mount Kisco Elementary School
FOX LANE MIDDLE SCHOOL Save the Dates 2017 Fifth Grade Open House:  Saturday, May 6th  from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon  Fifth grade students and families will meet middle school teachers, guidance counselors, administrators, and members of the parent association.  Fifth Grade Parent Orientation Meeting Wednesday, May 10th  – 7:00 p.m. Middle School... more info
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Dr. Manno & Board Members Visit MKES!
Mount Kisco Elementary School
MKES staff and students welcomed Dr. Manno and Board of Education members, Colette Dow and Pam Harney. We very much appreciated them taking the time to visit and learn more about our fantastic school. 
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Virtual field trip to Tuft University's
West Patent Elementary School
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Students in the fourth and fifth grade participated in a virtual field trip to Tuft University's Engineering Lab.  There they met with Dr. Kristen Wendell who shared her journey to becoming an aerospace engineer and later a professor and head of the Children's Engineering Lab at Tufts. They met with an undergraduate who shared his prototypes, visited the Design Lab and the Machine Shop.... more info


8th grade orientation meeting
Fox Lane High School
Letter to 8th grade parents (English)Letter to 8th grade parents (Spanish)


Senior Scholarships
Fox Lane High School
2017 scholarship information


5th Grade Save the Dates
Bedford Village Elementary School
              FOX LANE MIDDLE SCHOOL Save the Dates 2017   Fifth Grade Open House:  Saturday, May 6th  from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon   Fifth grade students and families will meet middle school teachers, guidance counselors, administrators, and... more info