The Bladen County Board of Education voted against allowing student-athletes to participate in basketball sports in a split decision at their Monday evening meeting. Parents and students have voiced their disdain with the Board’s decision and started a petition to reverse the motion.
On Friday morning, the Bladen County Board of Education announced a special called session scheduled for Monday, December 21, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be conducted virtually.
According to the announcement, the special called meeting aims to decide about the current school year basketball season as per NCGS 115C.47.
A hyperlink will be activated prior to the meeting to allow the public to listen to the meeting virtually. The meeting link will be published and accessible on the Bladen County Schools’ website at www.bladen.k12.nc.us, and on the Bladen County Schools’ Facebook and Twitter social media pages at https://www.facebook.com/BladenCountySchools/ and
If you have any questions, please call (910) 862-4136.
Report on this week’s Board of Education meeting may be viewed by clicking the link below.