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Battle Creek News

Anita Harvey speaks about the BCC 9th Grade Academy.
AJK school shares $5 million technology grant
See a slideshow of the winners!
The LaMora Park Elementary Honors Team presented "Technology Integration with Common Good and Healthy Lifestyles".
The Battle Creek Public School chapter of the National Honor Society held their Induction Ceremony on March 20, 2014 at Battle Creek Central High School.
Read about Terry Burleson's journey from BCPS to U of M and back!

Mission and Vision Statements

Vision Statement
All students attending Battle Creek Public Schools will be academically competitive, personally skilled, and equipped with the attitudes and understanding needed for success in an evolving and global society.


Mission Statement
We reach all students through progressive and engaging instruction in order to ensure they are prepared for the next stage of their lives.

School Start/End Times

Elementary (K-5)
Full Day: 8:40 a.m. - 3:36 p.m.
Half Day: 8:40 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

Middle Schools (6-8)
Full Day:  7:45 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Half Day: 7:45 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Central High School (9-12)
Full Day: 7:30 a.m. - 2:42 p.m.
Half Day: 7:30 a.m. - 10:53 a.m.


Parents & Students

Access Skyward  External Link

Annual Education Reports

BCPS Employees

District Email    External Link
Online Payroll Vouchers   External Link
Teacher's Resource Page  External Link

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 or by calling 1.877.97.GOEDU
Schools of Choice

Section 105 "Schools of Choice" Application for the 2014-15 School Year.
PDF DocumentDownload Application


Over-Achievers Award 2014