BBSD held an assembly to support elementary teacher Heather Kush, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and is undergoing chemo treatments. Students showed their support in a pep rally that included games, songs and a teacher duct-taped to the gym wall, where $875 was raised! To watch a video produced by the Daily American, please click here.
Note received from Mrs. Kush:
Thank you so very much for the incredible event yesterday afternoon! The outpouring of love from Mountaineer Nation is completely overwhelming! Thank you for all you do in supporting me in my battle. I am so blessed to be a mountaineer!
MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of the Berlin Brothersvalley School District is to assure a safe, caring environment where all students may acquire the skills necessary to obtain knowledge, understand its application, and develop the character, ethics, environmental awareness and work habits to enable them to be responsible, productive members of a highly technical, culturally integrated, global society.
Equity In Education: This school district is an equal opportunity education institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504. For information regarding civil rights, grievance procedures, or accessibility and use of the building by handicapped persons, contact Dr. David F. Reeder, Superintendent at 1025 Main Street, Berlin, PA 15530 (814) 267-4621.