Important Upcoming Dates:
July 28, 2016 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm Maranda park party @ Northwestern Middle School (Check out the Battle Creek Alternative High School Booth)
August 22, 2016 from 4:30pm - 6:00pm Battle Creek Alternative High School Open House
Alternative Education Programs
The NEW Battle Creek Alternative High School
Battle Creek Public Schools has a new option for students and families looking for a “non-traditional” pathway to a high school diploma. Battle Creek Alternative High School, which will call W.K. Kellogg Auditorium home beginning in the fall of 2016, provides students with a high quality public education.
The following services are available at Battle Creek Alternative High School:
· Special Education
· Counseling and Guidance
· Social Work Services
· Nurse’s Office
· Post-secondary planning
· Pregnant/Parenting Teens support
The following opportunities exist for Battle Creek Alternative High School students:
· Legacy Scholars
· Dual Enrollment through Kellogg Community College
· Enrollment at the Calhoun Area Career Center
· Extracurricular Involvement through Battle Creek Central High School
Upon Graduating, a Battle Creek Alternative High School student will:
· Receive a high school diploma
· Be applied to the Battle Creek Community Foundation general scholarship
· Be applied for the Legacy Scholarship (if applicable)
· Be prepared for post-secondary training, college, or the career of their choice
Battle Creek Alternative High School - Night School
The Battle Creek Public Schools Night School Program is for students 16 - 19 years of age. The program is geared toward students who want to earn a diploma, but may have fallen short of earning the required credits. The Night School Program is an on-line program that provides students with individual, on-on-one assistance for earning credits towards graduation. The program will be housed at W.K. Kellogg Auditorium at the New Battle Creek Alternative High School and runs Monday - Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Battle Creek Public Schools - Adult Education Program
The Adult Education Program offers classes free of charge for anyone 18 years of age, or older. Classes are held at the Miller Stone Building, which is located at 77 Capital Ave. N.E., Battle Creek, MI. 49017. Class hours are Monday - Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.; Noon to 3:15 p.m.; and 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Adult Education program provides classes in the following areas: Basic Reading, Math, Language, G.E.D. preparation, English as a Second Language, and Citizenship classes. G.E.D. testing is provided weekly to students and to "Walk-Ins" with a fee of $25.00 per exam.
Registration takes place from late August to September and from January to mid-February. For more information, please contact Aleta Linscott at (269) 965-9514.