On-time daily attendance is mandatory for students to benefit to the fullest from the instructional program. The district recognizes, however, that there are situations that dictate a student’s absence. Therefore, in accordance with district guidelines, absences may be excused for the following reasons:
• Doctor's appointment
• Death in the family
• Religious commitment
• Extenuating circumstances, as agreed to by the administration prior to
• Approved school activities
• Student illness, Accident and/or Injury
It is the parent or guardian's responsibility to notify the school and submit appropriate documentation when the student is absent. In the event of a student illness, accident and/or injury a parent verification note will be allowed for up to 5 school days for the school year. Notification shall be made to the attendance office as soon as possible but not later than one school day after the date of absence.
Countdown to PARCC for Families
The Public Education Department (PED) launched its new website in an effort to assist families and educators to better support our students: www.nmparcc.com. This website includes information and links to resources about PARCC for families and educators.
After navigating to www.nmparcc.com, click on the Families link in the upper right side of the page. For more information, please click on the following link:
Countdown to PARCC for Families
Listos para PARCC para Familias
Belen Eagles Natatorim Now Open!
BCS Cyber Bullying Hotline Numbers
(505) 333-0042 - La Merced and La Promesa Elementary Schools
(505) 333-0043 - Belen High School
(505) 333-0044 - Family, H.T. Jaramillo and Gil Sanchez Elementary Schools
(505) 333-0051 - Central, Dennis Chavez & Rio Grande Elementary Schools
(505) 333-0052 - Belen Middle School & Infinity High School
McKinney-Vento Information for Parents
If your family lives in any of the following conditions:
Click on McKinney-Vento Flyer and/or go to BCS McKinney-Vento Web Page for more information.
In the case of a school emergency, crisis or disaster, please listen to KARS, KRST, KOB-AM for instructions. Please do not call the school or go there until directed.
In the event of inclement weather, the Belen Consolidated Schools may operate on an abbreviated day basis. In the event of an abbreviated day, the start time at each school will be two hours later than usual. The dismissal time will remain the same for all schools.
Television stations, which will relay the abbreviated day information are KOB (Channel 4), KOAT (Channel 7), and KRQE (Channel 13).
Radio stations are KARS (Belen 860), and KOB-FM (Albuquerque 92.3). The following are telephone numbers for the various stations. KARS Radio 864-3024, KOB Radio 767-9193, KOB-TV 764-2499, KOAT-TV 884-6324, and KRQE-TV 764-5240.
Parent Information Forms & Files
There are several forms available to parents that pertain to student demographics and other information. In an effort to observe FERPA laws, these forms are not placed on the web; rather, please see the site principal, or contact the Health Services Office and Curriculum office for a copy or copies.
Useful information from Emergency Preparedness for keeping yourself as safe as possible while using social media, i.e Twiiter, Google+, FaceBook, and LinkedIn
Email comments on these Proposed Policies to TabetY@beleneagles.org
Approved 2003 Legislative Session;
Pg. 14 - 22-5-16. ADVISORY SCHOOL COUNCILS--CREATION--DUTIES.