To be recognized as the best school corporation in Indiana and as one of the best in the United States.
To educate all students in a tradition of academic excellence, preparing them for productive and responsible citizenship in a global community.
All Batesville Community Schools fully meet the standards established and required by the Indiana Department of Education. In addition, Batesville High School is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges.
School Board Meetings
The school board holds its regular meetings on the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the commons at the Batesville Middle School, located at 201 North Mullberry Street, Batesville. Meetings are open to the public. Please call 812-934-2194 if you need special assistance to attend meetings.
Average Daily Membership (ADM-student enrollment)
Average SAT Scores (2009-2010)
Average Attendance Rate (2009-2010)
Graduation Rate (2009-2010)
|Batesville High School||97.2%|
Test Scores Reflect Academic Achievement
Students in grades 3-9 take the Indiana Statewide Test of Education Proficiency (ISTEP+) and grade 10 students take the Graduation Qualifying Examination (GQE). These tests are administered in the fall of the school year.
|ISTEP Test Results for 2009-2010
Percentage of Students Meeting or Exceeding ISTEP+/GQE Standards:
|Gr. 3 Math||86||76|
|Gr. 3 Lang Arts||91||80|
|Gr. 4 Math||80||76|
|Gr. 4 Lang Arts||80||78|
|Gr. 5 Math||95||81|
|Gr. 5 Lang Arts||88||71|
|Gr. 6 Math||88||77|
|Gr. 6 Lang Arts||83||73|
|Gr. 7 Math||81||74|
|Gr. 7 Lang Arts||86||73|
|Gr. 8 Math||82||74|
|Gr. 8 Lang Arts||77||70|
|Gr. 10 Math||80||66|
|Gr. 10 Lang Arts||68||64|
Complete test score information is available at the Administration Building or at each school. Most test score information can be obtained at the Department of Education’s website: www.doe.state.in.us.
The school food service program has three main goals:
- provide quality meals and quality service to every customer, every day;
- increase the number of customer meals served daily; and
- operate a well-managed business that remains financially solvent.
The program operates with an annual budget of approximately $1,045,962.02. There are four self-contained kitchens. The free/reduced lunch eligibility for the corporation is 26%.
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer