Berkeley County Schools 101

Register Now for BCS 101 Class of 2022. Deadline is Sept. 17

What is BCS 101?

Berkeley County Schools 101 (BCS 101) is an introductory community ambassador program designed to educate and instruct attendees on such topics as curriculum and instruction, district operations, public school finance, technology implementation and other district administrative programs and services provided for our students and families.

This monthly program is open to families, community members and staff who wish to learn more about the district and be willing to share the information within their circle of influence. At this time, sessions will be held each month via ZOOM teleconference platform.

Here's a look at a few past sessions:

Apply Here to Participate in BCS 101!

Deadline to apply is September 17, 2021

What will I learn?

Each session will focus on selected topics such as the role of the School Board, facilities planning and development, instructional goals, staffing, school accountability, budgeting, student/family support services, special education services and school nutrition. Graduates of this ambassador program will be recognized by the Berkeley County Schools Board of Education at the conclusion of the program. Deadline to apply is Friday, September 17th.

When are the sessions scheduled?

Participants in the 2021-2022 BCS 101 program will meet from 6 to 7 pm on the following dates:

Tuesday, October 26th : Welcome to BCS/Student Services

Tuesday, November 16th: Child Nutrition

Tuesday, January 25th: Student Services

Tuesday, February 22nd: Special Education Services

Tuesday, March 22nd: Child Nutrition

Tuesday, April 26th: School Finance

At this time, sessions will be held via ZOOM teleconference platform so access to the internet is important. Deadline to apply is Friday, September 17th. There is no fee to participate but we do need you to register an email address to receive the Zoom information.


Berkeley County Schools, now 19,911 students strong, and growing, boasts a diverse population recognized statewide for great success in academics, the arts and athletics.

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