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Peer Mentoring program seen a smashing success for Battle Ground Public Schools

Daybreak Middle School students taking part in the Peer Mentoring program
Peer Mentoring program a smashing success for Battle Ground Public Schools It’s nearing the end of third period in sixth grade teacher Tracey Pennington’s class at Daybreak Middle School, and the excitement in the room is palpable. The students are practically bouncing in their seats waiting for Read more

Battle Ground educators earn National Board Certification

2018 National Board Certificated teachers
Battle Ground educators earn National Board Certification Six educators from Battle Ground Public Schools earned certification in 2018 from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS). This accomplishment marks the successful completion of a rigorous, one-to-three year program aimed at honing teaching techniques and styles that Read more

School board approves boundary changes

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Board of Directors approves boundary changes: Maple Grove K-4 Conversion Last night at its meeting, the Battle Ground Public Schools Board of Directors approved boundary changes for Fall 2019 that will alleviate overcrowding in the district by shifting students to schools with empty classrooms. As part of Read more

First graders send holiday cheer to Paradise students

Lyla Smith's first grade class posing with the books they sent to Paradise, California
First graders send holiday cheer to students whose school burned Each December, Tukes Valley Primary first grade teacher Lyla Smith asks her students to ponder the same question: What’s the difference between making wishes and putting them on a list for Santa Claus, and making wishes to Read more

Our technical innovation earns props from Google

7th graders at Daybreak Middle school using Chromebooks
Battle Ground schools' technical innovation earns props from Google Google is calling attention to how Battle Ground Public Schools' teachers (BGPS) use technology in the classroom. The school district has become the fourth in the Pacific Northwest region to earn the distinction: Google for Education Reference District. Read more

Learning STEM is an art form at Laurin Middle School

Diana Sterle teaching her STEM class
Learning STEM is an art form at Laurin Middle School Students at Laurin Middle School have discovered that the most intriguing thing about their STEM class is usually not the science, technology, engineering or math concepts that it takes to solve problems. It's the art. Take a Read more

Battle Ground schools get into the holiday spirit

Kid Santa
Battle Ground schools get into the holiday spirit Battle Ground Public Schools' students and staff will celebrate the holiday season with food drives, gift donations, school assemblies and musical performances. Below is a list of all the events happening this holiday season! Primary Schools Captain Strong Primary: Read more

Battle Ground introduces Run Hide Fight options

Battle Ground introduces Run Hide Fight options during student safety drills Student and staff safety is a top priority in Battle Ground Public Schools. As part of our efforts to maintain safety in our schools, we instruct and drill students and staff on emergency procedures so that Read more

Board seeks feedback on boundary change options

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Battle Ground Board seeks feedback on three boundary change options The Battle Ground Public Schools Board of Directors is asking for the public to weigh in on three options that would alleviate overcrowding by changing primary and middle school boundaries in the district. The board anticipates making Read more

Glenwood Heights students learn bus safety from the best

Helen Peterson Bus Safety
Glenwood Heights students learn bus safety from one of the best As the bus arrives at Glenwood Heights Primary School, fourth graders Kendall Reiners and Ravneet Dhaliwal spring into action. Walking with a sense of purpose to the front of the bus that is packed with kindergarten Read more

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