• NEW!  CCS missed two student days, 2/15 & 2/16, due to winter weather. The district plans on using banked hours to cover these days.  At this point, there will be no additional changes to the posted calendar. We will reassess if further winter weather occurs.

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  • We now have lots of opportunities to communicate with families.  A Blackburn Elementary School Facebook page has been set up (separate from the PTO FB Page), a Twitter account, and Schoolway App is being utilized. 

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    Twitter - @blackburncats

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  • CCS Seeks Qualified Bus Drivers   If you meet the NC DOT requirements to operate a public school bus and are interested, please complete an online application at and contact Ivan Allbritton at 828-465-0470 with any questions. The NC DOT driver requirements are listed at

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From the Principal

  • We are a weather aware school and use SchoolWay as one way to notify our community of weather related announcements. If you have not had a chance to download the free app from the app store, do it today! You will receive instant push notifications from our schools. See for more information.

School News

  • Kindergarten Screening

    Kindergarten Screening Children must be 5 years old on or before August 31, 2016! Parent Orientation will be Tuesday, March 22, 2016 6:00 p.m.. Screenings will be Thursday, April 7, 2016 11:30-2:00 3:00-5:00 and Friday, April 8, 2016 11:30-2:00 3:00-5:00. Call Blackburn TODAY to register and to schedule a screening appointment @ 828-466-7065. If you know a family in the Blackburn School District with a child entering kindergarten in 2016, please tell them to call Blackburn School immediately! Kindergarten Forms (English) - Kindergarten Forms (Spanish) -

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