Barry County Career Access Network

Hastings Partners with Barry Career Access Network

Hastings Area SchoolSystem is a member of Barry Career Access Networkknown as BCAN! Our efforts are directed toward increasing the percentage of greater Barry County residents with post-high school certificates or degrees to 60% by the year 2025. 

BCAN!, which is part of the Michigan College Access Network system, is more than a college access network for young people in Barry County. It is an effort to help people find their passion and success in careers that are high in skill, demand, and rewards

For more information, see the BCAN! link on our website or at Also included you will find the BCAN Common Agenda, and Dashboard of Data.

If you would like to get involved with or help support the BCAN! initiative in Barry County, please contact: Margie Haas, BCAN! Coordinator, at