Middle School and the district are both committed to having a safe and
clean environment for learning. At the site level, there is an emergency
preparedness plan; regular fire and emergency drills are held. Planning
for various potential emergencies is done in coordination with regional
agencies; District plans and school plans stress safety for the students
first. The Office of
Safe and Drug Free School coordinates crisis plan efforts.
safety concerns regarding buildings and grounds at the school site are
handled by the maintenance department if they cannot be remedied by site
custodians or utility workers assigned to site duties. Our professional
custodial staff perform basic cleaning operations in every classroom every
major goal is to provide a positive climate for learning in order to
assure student achievement, enhance self-esteem, and develop positive
social behavior. To reach this goal, BMS offers many opportunities for
student participation and recognition. Students
of the Month are selected by grade level.
Those students chosen receive a trophy and have their names on the
Student of the Month plaque in the main hall.
Further, these students are featured on our school web page.
are encouraged and expected to maintain appropriate behavior at all times
because disruptions interfere with learning. Student Handbooks are part of the student agenda that each student receives at
the beginning of school. Other information about school and
classroom rules is distributed and discussed on a regular basis.
Teachers maintain personal web pages with information for their students
matter and courses are reviewed on a regular basis. Academic Standards
have been developed in alignment with State Academic Standards and local
needs. Parents are encouraged and welcome to be active participants in the