Mission and Vision Statements
100% success for every Bearcat.
We engage, empower, and collaborate to educate and prepare every Bearcat for college, career, and life as a global citizen.
2016-2017 School Start/End Times:
Lower Elementary (PK - 2)
Full Day: 8:40 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
(K - 2 ONLY)
Half Day: 8:40 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
DUDLEY ELEMENTARY ONLY (K - 2)
(GSRP AND K - 2)
Full Day: 8:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
(K - 2 ONLY)
Half Day: 8:15 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.
Half Day A.M.: 8:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Half Day P.M.: 12:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Upper Elementary (3 - 5)
AND Valley View (PK - 5)
Full Day: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
(K - 5 ONLY)
Half Day: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Northwestern Middle School (6 - 8)
Full Day: 7:40 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Half Day: 7:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Springfield Middle School (6 - 8)
Full Day: 7:30 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Half Day: 7:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Central High School (9-12)
Full Day: 7:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Half Day: 7:30 a.m. - 11:02 a.m.
Alternative High School (9 - 12)
Full Day: 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Half Day: 7:30 a.m. - 10:53 a.m.
Night School: 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Welcome to Battle Creek Public Schools
A world-class system providing a quality education that prepares all students to be productive and responsible citizens. Battle Creek Public Schools will ensure a quality education for all students through quality teaching and support from all staff.
Battle Creek Public Schools is an urban school district located in Calhoun County, Michigan. It serves a major portion of the City of Battle Creek, portions of Emmett Township, Pennfield Township, Bedford Township, and the City of Springfield. The district includes one high school, two middle schools and eight elementary schools, including a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) school. There are six sites in the district for Early Childhood Education in addition to an alternative education program and an adult education program. The district also has one of the nation's few remaining Outdoor Education Centers located on beautiful Clear Lake in Dowling, Michigan.
Substitute Teacher Information
EDUStaff has partnered with Battle Creek Public Schools to recruit, train, and provide qualified substitute teachers and paraprofessionals for Battle Creek Public Schools and Calhoun ISD.
If you are interested in registering to become a Substitute Teacher, please contact EDUStaff at www.edustaffonline.com or by calling 1.877.97.GOEDU