ABOUT

Batesville Community School Corporation (BCSC) is comprised of Batesville Primary School, Batesville Intermediate School, Batesville Middle School and Batesville High School. As the Batesville area’s public school system, Batesville offers exceptional learning opportunities for all students in the Batesville area. With a goal of providing academic excellence, BCSC has continually been recognized as 4 Star School and was recently named one of the top school corporations in the state of Indiana.

You’ll find true excellence throughout our schools’ academic programs, dedicated teachers, and numerous extracurricular, music and art opportunities.

We Believe in Better.

  • We believe in continuous improvement and innovation in our schools.
  • We believe that your child can not only reach his or her full potential, but also exceed even your own high expectations.
  • We believe your child deserves the opportunity to pursue his or her personal interests in academics, arts, and athletics, and we’ve set the stage success for all students to succeed.
  • We believe your child should be motivated to dream big, and work hard to make his or her personal goals and aspirations a reality.

At Batesville Community Schools, we believe in better and what’s more – we believe in helping your child achieve it. Learn more at http://ibelieveinbetter.com/

Vision

To be recognized as the best school corporation in Indiana and as one of the best in the United States.

Mission

To educate all students in a tradition of academic excellence, preparing them for productive and responsible citizenship in a global community.

Accreditation

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.

Enrollment Data

Average Daily Membership (ADM-student enrollment)

2000-2001 1,810
2001-2002 1,876
2002-2003 1,914
2003-2004 1,916
2004-2005 1,899
2005-2006 1,949
2006-2007 1,987
2007-2008 2,011
2008-2009 2,053
2009-2010 2,097
2010-2011 2,083

Average SAT Scores (2009-2010)

CLASS BHS IN
Seniors 995 999

Average Attendance Rate (2009-2010)

Intermediate School 97.0%
Intermediate School 97.5%
Middle School 97.1%
High School 96.8%
State Average 95.8%

Graduation Rate (2009-2010)

Batesville High School 97.2%
State Average 84.1%

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:
BCSC State Average
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.

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