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School and District Red Ribbon Winners District Red Ribbon Ceremony

Old Mill Elementary School fifth grade student Shane Ritter composed such a powerful essay about the impact of substance abuse on his family, he was given a standing ovation at the 2017 District Red Ribbon Awards Ceremony.

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Special In-District Transfers Moving Forward logo


Parents may make application December 1 through January 15, for a student transfer in accordance with Board Policy to attend an Elementary or Middle School identified as accepting transfers for the next school year

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Board of Education Passes Resolution for Special Session in Frankfort Moving Forward Logo

By unanimous action, the Bullitt County Board of Education authorized Superintendent Keith Davis to close schools for one day if Gov. Matt Bevin calls a special session concerning pension reform, so that staff members may, if they choose, attend the session and speak with legislators about the public pension issue.

BCPS Sets Standards and Limits for Communication Moving Forwad Logo

Bullitt County Public Schools has released new guidelines for how internal and external communication takes place in the schools and district.

Future Enews distribution

Important eNews Information…Beginning November 3, 2017 all weekly school eNews communication will be sent out through Infinite Campus Messenger instead of E-news.  Traditional ‘eNews’ will no longer be in existence. In order to receive our weekly newsletter information you will need to be signed up to receive emails through Infinite Campus Parent Portal.  For those who have an Infinite Campus Parent Portal please login and check your Contact Preferences to ensure you are signed up for email contact from our school. You may also opt in or opt out for phone calls and text messages.  If  you do not have a Parent Portal account but wish to continue to receive updates, you will need to visit the school to gain access to your account.  We cannot give this information over the phone or email. We apologize for any inconvenience.  You will still be able to find the link to our weekly newsletter via the Overdale Facebook page.



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BCPS Begins Search for New Superintendent Search

The Bullitt County Board of Education is seeking a visionary leader who has the ability to develop effective relationships that builds trust with all stakeholders by demonstrating professional integrity, valuing employee input while modeling the values of the community and school district.

District Energy Savings in a Decade = $5.5 Million ENERGY STAR

Since partnering with the Kentucky Energy Efficiency Program for Schools (KEEPS) in November 2006, Bullitt County Public Schools has saved over $5.5 million in energy costs.

Physical Fitnessgram Kits Donated to District PE Teachers with Fitnessgram Kit Items

Fostering the belief physical fitness is essential to a well-rounded education, over $15,000 in materials has been donated to Bullitt County Public Schools.

Open Enrollment Information Kentucky Employee's Health Plan Logo
Adrienne Usher Selected Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning Adrienne Usher

Current Director of Elementary Education Adrienne Usher has accepted the position of Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning following the retirement of Brenda Pirtle.

School Calendar Amendment

The BCPS Board voted to amend the school calendar.  August 21, 2017 will now be a Professional Development Day (NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS) and February 2, 2018 will now be a school day.  

2017-2018 Student Assignment/Street Listings School Bus
Class Lists Class List

These class lists are tentative and can change with student enrollment.

Please click on the link below.  Check back often. The changes we make will update in real time so you'll be able to see the most current copy when you click on the link.

Class Lists

Bullitt County Public Libraries Working to put Library Cards in the Hands of All Students BCPL Logo

A working partnership exists between Bullitt County Public Schools and Bullitt County Public Library to ensure all 13,200 students have a library card prior to the 2017–2018 school year.

Lisa Lewis Named District Director of Finance Lisa Lewis

Lisa Lewis is the new Director of Finance for Bullitt County Public Schools following the departure of Denise Smith after 10 years.

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All 13 Bullitt County Preschools Earn 5-Star Ratings Moving Forward logo

Parents of preschool age children should be pleasantly aware that all 13 elementary schools have earned a 5 STAR rating for their preschool class from the Kentucky Department of Education.

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Summer Reading

Below is the Summer Reading List from the Bullitt County Public Library.   You may use the MAP report that will be sent home with the final report card to determine books that are on your child's reading level.  /userfiles/81/my files/summer reading elementary 2017.pdf?id=568244

Preschool/Headstart Screening Preschool Headstart ad

Preschool-Head Start

Spring Screening Day

May 12, 2017

Paroquet Springs Conference Center

395 Paroquet Springs Drive

Shepherdsville, KY 40165

Call 869-2615 to schedule an appointment

*See photo for more details*

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2017 Young Authors School and District Winners 2017 Young Authors

Dozens of elementary and middle school students wrote their way to honors during the district’s 2017 Young Author ceremony.

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Chromebook Distribution




Field Day Volunteers Needed Field Day Flyer

Field Day Flyer

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Free Library Cards Library Card Image

Our goal is for every Overdale student to have a Bullitt County Public Library Card.  The library card will not only allow your child to check out up to five physical books from the library but will also provide access to numerous online resources.  A few of the resources are listed on the left side of the form. Visit http://www.bcplib.org/ to learn more about the online programs. 



Fill out the form in your child's Wednesday folder or from this link. 

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Send the card back to your child's teacher

Mrs. Barger will collect the forms and deliver them to the public library. 

The public library will create cards and hand deliver them to our school.

**If your child returns the form to his/her teacher by next Wednesday, April 26th, he/she will receive a special prize.

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Foundation Reboots Annual Fundraiser Foundation Logo

The Bullitt County Foundation for Excellence in Public Education hopes a few tweaks to their annual spring fundraiser increases participation and revenue.

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Author Janet Givens will visit grades K-2 at Overdale Peggy Pelican Book and stuffed animal

Author, Janet Givens will meet with K-2 students on Thursday, April 20th. Students may purchase a signed copy of the book Peggy Pelican Goes Fishing for $12.00 each. Make checks payable to Janet Givens. Check out her website: Peggypelican.com. We are super excited to meet her and hear about her experience as an author.

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District Recruitment Fair is April 18 2016 District Recruitment Fair

The fourth annual District Recruitment Fair is Tuesday, April 18th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at North Bullitt High School.

District Network Engineer Andrew Hobbs Honored by Kentucky Society for Technology in Education (KySTE) Andrew Hobbs received the Outstanding Technical Support Award from KySTE

Andrew Hobbs, Network Engineer for Bullitt County Public Schools, was recognized with the Outstanding Technology Support Award during the closing of the 2017 Kentucky Society for Technology in Education (KySTE) conference.

Kprep Theme "Survival" Test Tshirt order form

Kprep Testing will be here before we know it.  Some of the teachers are ordering shirts to go with the theme of "Survival".  If you are interested in ordering a shirt please fill out the form and return it and payment by March 22nd.  

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Stay Informed with Enews Letters

Want to stay informed about events at Overdale? Sign up for our Enews by clicking on the link below. 1. Type in your email address. 2. Check the box for Overdale. 3. Click Submit.



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2017 TELL Kentucky Working Conditions Survey TELL Kentucky

From now through March 31, school-based certified educators in all 173 Kentucky school districts will be able to share their thoughts about the working conditions in their schools through the 2017 TELL (Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning) Kentucky Survey.

2017 TELL Kentucky Survey

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Jump Rope for Heart

 Jump Rope for Heart forms and donations are due this Friday, February 17th to Mr. Kenney.  Please convert all cash to a check or money order made out to the American Heart Association. 


Our celebration for those who collected $15 or more in donations will take place in the OES gym on Friday, March 3rd.  Thank you for your contributions 😊

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Book Fair Book Fair Ad

Book Fair Advertisement for Parents

Click on the picture to learn more.

The Book Fair will be 2/13-2/17.

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January 2017 is School Board Recognition Month Board of Education

Across the state this month, local school board members, including those in the Bullitt County school district, will be saluted by their administrators, faculty, staff, students and community members during Kentucky’s observation of School Board Recognition Month.

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Transportation Changes

All transportation changes must be made in writing prior to 3:00 PM.  Thank you. 

Overdale Elementary
651 Overdale Drive
Louisville, KY 40229

Phone: 502-869-2800

Fax: 502-957-2419


Bus Riders - Doors open at 8:30 a.m.
Car Riders - Main Entrance open from 8:30 -9:00 a.m.
Breakfast available 8:30 - 8:45 a.m.
All students to homerooms by 8:50 a.m.
School Ends at 3:40 p.m.


CSIP Plan 2017