School Calendar

Antietam

Will follow a normal schedule with pickup and dropoff being at entrance of school
7:30 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:30 am
10:30 bus will return to Antietam
2 Hr Delay – Antietam will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation

Boyertown

Will follow a normal schedule with AM pickup being at back of school (Athletic entrance).  AM drop off along with PM pickup and drop off will be off of N Monroe St in bus shoot
EAST AM – 7:40 bus departure.  Please be a school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:40
AM – 11:15 bus will return to Boyertown HS
PM – 11:18 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:18
PM – 3:20 bus will return to Boyertown HS
WEST PM – 11:18 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:18
PM – 3:40 bus will return to Boyertown HS
2 Hr Delay AM Session – Boyertown will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation
PM Session – Will follow normal schedule

Brandywine

Will follow a normal schedule with pickup and dropoff being at curb before school entrance
11:25 bus departure time.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:25 am
3:20 bus will return to Brandywine
2 Hr Delay – Will follow normal schedule

Conrad Weiser

Normal schedule with AM/PM pickup and PM drop off being at Auditorium entrance.  AM drop off at Main Entrance
EAST PM – 11:23 bus departure.  Please be a school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:23
PM – 3:12 bus drop off at East Elem, 3:20 drop off at High School, 3:30 drop off at West Elem
WEST AM – 7:48 bus departure.  Please be a school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:48
AM – 10:40 bus will return to Conrad Weiser HS
PM – 11:23 bus departure.  Please be a school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:23
PM – 3:12 bus drop off at East Elem, 3:20 drop off at High School, 3:30 drop off at West Elem
2 Hr Delay West AM Session – 9:45 pickup, 11:00 return to Conrad Weiser
PM Session – 12:05 Pickup, normal return

Daniel Boone

Normal schedule with Pickup and drop offs at Main Entrance (flag pole)
11:38 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:38
3:15 bus drop off at HS
2 Hr Delay – Normal schedule

Exeter

Normal schedule with Pickup and drop offs at the rear side of buidling next to the parking lot.
EAST AM – 7:30 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:30
AM – 11:15 bus will return to Exeter HS
PM – 11:35 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:35
PM – 3:13 bus will return to Exeter HS
WEST PM – 11:35 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:35
PM – 3:13 bus will return to Exeter HS
2 Hr Delay East AM Session – 9:30 pickup, 11:18 return to Exeter
PM Session – 12:05 pickup, normal return

Fleetwood

Normal schedule with pickup and drop offs at the Auditorium Entrance
7:25 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:25
11:05 bus will return to Fleetwood HS
2 Hr Delay – Fleetwood will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation

Governor Mifflin

Normal schedule with pickup and drop offs at the Main Entrance
7:25 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:25
10:45-10:50 bus will return to Governor Mifflin HS
2 Hr Delay – Governor Mifflin will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation

Hamburg

Normal schedule with pickup behind HS at Maintenance Garage and drop off at student parking lot to the left of HS, Elementary Schools or Haags Hotel
11:35 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:35
Bus drop offs – 3:12 Perry Elementary & Haags, 3:25 Tilden Elementary, 3:20-3:30 High School
2 Hr Delay – Normal schedule

Kutztown

Normal schedule with pickup at Cafeteria (3rd door) and drop off at Auditorium (1st door) of HS
7:38 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:38
Bus drop off – 10:41 Odd days and 11:01 Even days
2 Hr Delay – Kutztown will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation

Oley

Normal schedule with pickup and drop off in front of Oley HS
East Campus – 7:45 pickup time and alternating drop off times – Even days 10:25 – Odd days 11:05
West Campus – 10:45 pickup time.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 10:45.  2:28 drop off time
2 Hr Delay East AM Session – 9:40 pickup, 11:05 return to Oley
West PM Session – Normal schedule

Schuylkill Valley

Normal schedule with pickup and drop offs at the Main Entrance to HS
11:40 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:40
3:17 bus will return to Schuylkill Valley HS
2 Hr Delay – Normal schedule

Tulpehocken

Normal schedule with pickup and drop offs at the Auditorium Entrance to HS
East Campus – 7:00 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:00
West Campus – 7:40 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:40
11:08 bus will return to Tulpehocken HS
2 Hr Delay East AM Session – 9:00 pickup, 11:05 return to Tulpehocken
West AM Session – 9:40 pickup, 11:05 return to Tulpehocken

Twin Valley

Busses will run according to Flex schedule listed on TV website.  Pickup will be at main entrance to High School (flag pole).  Drop offs will be at home or HS.
Students are expected to attend BCTC on half-days and on days that Twin Valley is closed but BCTC is open.
1. On days BCTC is closed, but TVHS is open—Students come in as normal in the a.m. on their “regular bus” and can go home on their own after a.m. classes or stay and ride the same bus home in the afternoon that they ride mornings at the regular TVHS dismissal times.
2. On days TVHS is closed but BCTC is open—Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from TVHS. The bus to BCTC departs TVHS at 10:34 a.m. and returns at 3:40 p.m. There are no home pick-ups or drop-offs when TVHS is closed.
3. On ½ day (AM schedule) at TVHS—Students report to TVHS as normal for a.m. classes and depart for BCTC at 10:34 a.m.  Students will return to TVHS at 3:40 p.m.; there are no home stops on ½ days.
4. On ½ day (PM schedule) at TVHS—Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from TVHS. The bus to BCTC departs TVHS at 10:34 a.m. and returns at 3:40 p.m.; there are no home stops on ½ days.  Because BCTC students do not have a 3rd or 4th period class at TVHS, any BCTC student who reports to school prior to 10:30 a.m. will be assigned to a study hall in the cafeteria until the BCTC bus departs at 10:34 a.m.
5. 2 Hour delay – 11:45 pickup, afternoon home stops will take place as normal.
6.  3 Hour delay – 11:29 pickup, afternoon home stops will take place as normal.

Wilson

Normal schedule with pickup and drop offs at the Auditorium Entrance (flag pole) to HS
11:26 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 11:26
2:45 bus will return to Wilson HS
2 Hr Delay – Normal schedule

Wyomissing

Normal schedule with pickup at sidewalk on Evans Avenue and drop off at flagpole on Cambridge Avenue.
7:36 bus departure.  Please be at school 5 minutes early.  Bus will depart promptly at 7:36
10:45 bus will return to Wyomissing HS
2 Hr Delay – Wyomissing will not be sending students to BCTC and there will be no transportation

Upcoming Events

06

Dec

2022

Adult Continuing Education - Welding Info Session

Ready to “spark” your future? BCTC offers students two welding career training options in our brand-new state-of-the-art welding center under the direction of industry trained and experienced instructors. To learn more about these program offerings,…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC's Welding Training Center

06

Dec

2022

Adult Continuing Education - CDL Info Session

Looking to take control of your future? BCTC’s CDL training offers a professional tractor-trailer driver training program that prepares students seeking careers in the motor carrier field to obtain their Commercial Driver’s License. To learn…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC's West Campus

12

Dec

2022

Mid-Quarter

We have reached the 1/2 mark for the second quarter! Students, be sure to check your Schoology account to be aware of your grades and any missing assignments.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (December 16, 2022)

15

Dec

2022

December JOC Meeting

  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC West Campus

20

Dec

2022

SkillsUSA District 4 Competiton

BCTC will be hosting the SkillsUSA District 4 competitions for the 2022 & 2023 school years. Competitions will be held at BCTC’s Leesport & Oley Campuses. Our campuses will be CLOSED to all students not…

  • 7:45am - 3:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

21

Dec

2022

SkillsUSA District 4 Competiton

BCTC will be hosting the SkillsUSA District 4 competitions for the 2022 & 2023 school years. Competitions will be held at BCTC’s Leesport & Oley Campuses. Our campuses will be CLOSED to all students not…

  • 7:45am - 3:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

22

Dec

2022

Winter Break

BCTC is closed to all students beginning Thursday, December 22nd. Classes will resume on Tuesday, January 3rd.

  • 7:30am - 3:00pm (January 2, 2023)
  • BCTC East & West Campus

03

Jan

2023

Adult Continuing Education - Welding Info Session

Ready to “spark” your future? BCTC offers students two welding career training options in our brand-new state-of-the-art welding center under the direction of industry trained and experienced instructors. To learn more about these program offerings,…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC's Welding Training Center

03

Jan

2023

Adult Continuing Education - CDL Info Session

Looking to take control of your future? BCTC’s CDL training offers a professional tractor-trailer driver training program that prepares students seeking careers in the motor carrier field to obtain their Commercial Driver’s License. To learn…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC's West Campus

09

Jan

2023

FFA Mid-Winter Convention

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm
  • Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center

16

Jan

2023

In-Services (Instructional Staff Only)

A day for our faculty and staff to enhance their professional skills and knowledge to meet the needs of today’s students. No students in attendance.

  • 7:30am - 3:00pm
  • BCTC's West Campus

19

Jan

2023

End of Marking Period 2

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

25

Jan

2023

January JOC Meeting

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC East Campus

08

Feb

2023

East Campus Winter Open House

Get your hands-on these skills! Check out the hands-on education available at BCTC during our open houses. Tour our programs and see the industry-ready equipment and technology, meet skilled instructors with real-world experience, and talk…

  • 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC East Campus

16

Feb

2023

West Campus Winter Open House

Get your hands-on these skills! Check out the hands-on education available at BCTC during our open houses. Tour our programs and see the industry-ready equipment and technology, meet skilled instructors with real-world experience, and talk…

  • 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC West Campus

20

Feb

2023

President's Day - School Closed*

* Possible Weather-Related Make-Up Day

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

22

Feb

2023

February JOC Meeting

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC West Campus

27

Feb

2023

NOCTI Written Testing

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (March 3, 2023)
  • BCTC East & West Campus

28

Feb

2023

Mid-Quarter

We have reached the 1/2 mark for the third quarter! Students, be sure to check your Schoology account to be aware of your grades and any missing assignments.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

14

Mar

2023

West Campus - NOCTI Performance Testing

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (March 15, 2023)
  • BCTC West Campus

16

Mar

2023

East Campus - NOCTI Performance Testing

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (March 17, 2023)
  • BCTC East Campus

20

Mar

2023

FCCLA State Conference

During the FCCLA State Leadership Conference, attendees will be given a unique opportunity to attend dynamic leadership training, compete in STAR Events, learn new project ideas, and network with members from across the state.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (March 22, 2023)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort

22

Mar

2023

March JOC Meeting

  • 6:00pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC East Campus

24

Mar

2023

End of Marking Period 3

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

28

Mar

2023

Penn HOSA State Leadership Conference

The PENN HOSA State Leadership Conference is an opportunity for members to learn from and share with fellow HOSA members from across our state. It’s a time when secondary and post- secondary/collegiate members gather to…

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (March 30, 2023)
  • Valley Forge Convention Center

03

Apr

2023

NOCTI Pre-Test

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (April 7, 2023)
  • BCTC East & West Campus

04

Apr

2023

Spring Break - Act 80 Day

BCTC is closed to all students.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

05

Apr

2023

Spring Break*

*Possible Emergency/Weather-related Make-up Day

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

06

Apr

2023

Spring Break*

*Possible Emergency/Weather-related Make-up Day

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

07

Apr

2023

Spring Break

BCTC is closed to all students.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

10

Apr

2023

Spring Break*

*Possible Emergency/Weather-related Make-up Day

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

12

Apr

2023

SkillsUSA State Leadership Conference

The SkillsUSA State Leadership Conference is a career competition events showcasing the best career and technical education students in Pennsylvania. Contests begin locally and continue through the state and national levels.

  • 8:00am - 4:00pm (April 14, 2023)
  • Hershey Lodge

17

Apr

2023

Occupational Advisory Committee (OAC) Meetings

OACs are established for each program offered at BCTC. The majority of the members of the committee shall be employees and employers in the occupation for which training is provided. The committee advises the board,…

  • 4:30pm - 8:30pm (April 20, 2023)
  • BCTC East & West Campus

25

Apr

2023

FFA Floriculture Competition

The Floriculture Career Development Event (CDE) requires students to identify plants, judge flower arrangements and solve problems. Participants demonstrate skills in flower arranging, propagation and the preparation of floral and foliage products for sale.

  • 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Lebanon Valley Exposition Center & Fairgrounds

26

Apr

2023

April JOC Meeting

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC West Campus

28

Apr

2023

County Wide Counselor's Orientation Meeting

  • 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • BCTC's West Campus

03

May

2023

New Student Orientation - Night 1

First-year students and their parents/guardians are encouraged to attend BCTC’s new student orientation. Orientation will be held in your student’s program area and provides an opportunity for our incoming students to become familiar with the…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

04

May

2023

New Student Orientation - Night 2

First-year students and their parents/guardians are encouraged to attend BCTC’s new student orientation. Orientation will be held in your student’s program area and provides an opportunity for our incoming students to become familiar with the…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

08

May

2023

Mid-Quarter

We have reached the 1/2 mark for the fourth quarter! Students, be sure to check your Schoology account to be aware of your grades and any missing assignments.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (May 12, 2023)

24

May

2023

May JOC Meeting

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC East Campus

29

May

2023

Memorial Day

in observance of Memorial Day, BCTC is closed to all students and staff.

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm

30

May

2023

Senior Recognition Ceremony

Please join us for Berks Career & Technology Center’s Senior Recognition Ceremony! This event will require tickets to enter. Each senior has received an event invitation including 6 tickets. Additional tickets are available on a…

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Santander Arena

02

Jun

2023

Last Day of School

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm
  • BCTC East & West Campus

12

Jun

2023

Career Camp!

Students residing in 1 of BCTC’s 16 sending districts, who are currently in 6th through 8th grades are invited to a unique learning experience, focused on fun, creativity, and hands-on activities.

  • 9:00am - 2:30pm (June 16, 2023)
  • BCTC East Campus

19

Jun

2023

SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference

More than 6,500 outstanding career and technical education students –– all state contest winners –– will compete hands-on in 107 different trade, technical and leadership fields. Students work against the clock and each other, proving…

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (June 23, 2023)
  • Atlanta, GA

21

Jun

2023

Penn HOSA National Leadership Conference (NLC)

The PENN HOSA State National Leadership Conference is an opportunity for members to learn from and share with fellow HOSA members from across our state. It’s a time when secondary and post- secondary/collegiate members gather…

  • 8:00am - 3:00pm (June 24, 2023)
  • Dallas, TX

28

Jun

2023

June JOC Meeting

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • BCTC West Campus