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Legacy Scholars Summer Update
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Legacy Scholars Summer Update

Jun 18, 2020

The Legacy Scholars program supports students attending Battle Creek Public Schools by providing college and career opportunities — and we have several exciting updates!

Resources on Race and Racism for BCPS Families
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Resources on Race and Racism for BCPS Families

Jun 17, 2020

BCPS stands together with our students, staff and families to move the conversation on racism, social injustices and police brutality forward — and we’ve compiled a list of resources for families interested in joining us in this ongoing journey to educate ourselves to create a more just world.

2020 SEED Awards Information Girl smiling with believe in me sign
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2020 SEED Awards Information

Jun 10, 2020

Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2020 SEED Awards back in January. We appreciate your patience and understanding for the delay in announcing our winners. This year’s SEED Award recipients will be announced this year in August and will be honored at a special awards ceremony in September.

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See You in the Fall!

Jun 9, 2020

We know that the decision of where to send your child to school is an important one and we are honored to have the opportunity to help your child succeed. We are looking forward to a strong start in the fall, with more opportunities than ever at BCPS! To help us plan ahead, we ask that you let us know of your plans for next school year by July 1 by completing and returning the postcard that was mailed home this week, or by responding online.

Battle Creek Public Schools Statement on Racial Equity
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Battle Creek Public Schools Statement on Racial Equity

Jun 2, 2020

As a school district, we can’t end racism and injustice, but what we can do is learn about patterns and root causes of injustice and commit to do things differently. The transformation of BCPS is at its heart, an effort to increase equity. At Battle Creek Public Schools, our equity imperative is rooted in our belief that all students, regardless of race, income, zip code, identities or abilities, should have the opportunity to reach their potential.

Planning Ahead for District Re-Opening this Fall
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Planning Ahead for District Re-Opening this Fall

May 29, 2020

While we aren’t sure yet what arrangements will be required when school opens back up in the fall, we are planning for a variety of scenarios. Our plans include opportunities for in-person learning, virtual education or a hybrid approach based upon the most current health department recommendations.

COVID-19 Meal Pickup Update: Dates Extended
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COVID-19 Meal Pickup Update: Dates Extended

May 21, 2020

We are pleased to announce that we will be extending the meal pickups, as listed below, through mid-August. To date, we have been able to provide nearly 400,000 meals for children through this program. Thank you to all the Battle Creek heroes who are coming together to make this possible!

Celebrate the Class of 2020 with BCPS
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Celebrate the Class of 2020 with BCPS

May 20, 2020

The teachers and staff at BCCHS are so proud of each and every one of our graduating seniors. Graduation from high school marks an important milestone, and we are excited to celebrate our seniors in a number of different ways these next few weeks!