Follow our girls golf team here as they kick off BC's fall sports campaigns today in O'Neill! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12MacyhDvjrlFEbG_QVEPlw9D0BLv5rSjClXG5xFi9b4/edit?usp=sharing
Jr High Football meeting Monday August 19th at 3:15 in Mr. Hanzel’s room. Check out equipment on Wednesday at 3:15. First practice Thursday from 3:50-5:30
BC Seniors: Change of plan for tomorrow’s senior photo: uniform top of your choice tomorrow with blue jeans.
Parents/Guardians this is a reminder of the Open House that is scheduled for PK-6 elementary students tonight from 6:30-7:30. Students are encouraged to bring all of their school supplies and locate their new classroom! See you tonight.
BC Elementary collects Box Tops! You can download the app and set up an account in minutes. (Easy login option using a gmail account instead of creating one more password!) https://www.boxtops4education.com/?fbclid=IwAR3tkjJRYfR1jXDz6fK8KN3XDyIuq7EnwEtNJfBww76x9NRGprKJZneRliU
BCHS will be having a 7th grade orientation Thursday August 8th starting at 6:30 at the high school. All 7th graders and parents should plan to attend.
Battle Creek Jr-Sr. High School will be having a new student orientation Thursday August 8th at 11:00 am at the high school. This is for all new students in grades 8-12.
Summer School Begins July 15 Just a reminder for those of you received information about Battle Creek Public's Jump Start Reading Program for elementary students. The summer school program will begin July 15th and go through July 26th. Check the schedule below to see when your child’s class is scheduled. Students entering: July 15-19th & 22- 26th - Grades 2nd & 3rd from 8:00- 9:30 July 15-19th only- Grade 6th from 9:30-11:00 July 15-19th & 22- 26th - Grades 4th & 5th from 11:00-12:30 July 22-26th only- Grade 1st from 9:30-11:00 Students are asked to enter the building through the south doors. Lessons will be held in the Title I Room.
NSAA Cup Standings for 2018-2019 school year https://nsaahome.org/nsaa-awards-partners/the-nsaa-cup/
The 2019-2020 school supply list has been placed on the school webpage under the documents tab. The list includes K-6 and Jr. High. The list can be found near the bottom of the documents section. We look forward to seeing you back in August.
State Golf Results Luke Stueve 79 7th Ty Heimes 80 8th Caydon McCracken 82 11th Gavin Tegeler 84 15th Class C State Runner-Up Team!! Team Score 325
Ty 80 Caydon 82 Gavin 84 Luke 79 Payton 89 Team shot a 325 Now we wait to see what GICC brings in for a back nine score.
Due to inclement weather, Day 1 of the Class C Boys Golf Championship in Kearney has been cancelled. The Championship will now be an 18-hole event tomorrow - Wednesday, May 22nd. Tee times & pairings will remain the same.
Thanks, BCPS, 4 the most wonderful retirement luncheon in history.Words can’t express the range of emotions I felt with your hilarious but kind words.Some exaggeration on my driving skills, but I love you all so much & can’t imagine life w/out you.31 years=my honor.❤️CRH
Reminder for parents with students entering into Kindergarten: you will need a completed physical form, eye exam, up to date immunization record, or proper waiver forms turned in by August 15th. For parents with students entering 7th grade: you will need a physical form, up to date immunization record, or proper waiver forms turned in by August 15th. Have a great summer! Forms are under the document tab.
Landon Olson placed fifth in the high jump (6’2) and Zach Zohner placed fourth in the pole vault. Zach cleared 14-04 which broke the school record that was held by dad Kevin.
MaKenna Taake: State Champion in the Long Jump!!
Weight Room will open for the summer on Tuesday, May 28th.
Summer Weight Room Hours M-F 7:00-9:00 a.m M-T 6:00-7:00 p.m. HS Boys 7:00-7:45 HS Girls 7:45-8:30 JH 8:30-9:00
Elementary field day is going well, running events will start closer to 12:30 than 12:45. Maybe a bit earlier.
Reminder to Girls and Boys Track parents, track banquet will be held at 5:15 on Wednesday night before JH programs at both schools. There will be no potluck or ice cream social due to time constraints. Look forward to celebrating another fantastic year!!
All the students met their AR goals for the year! It is tradition that my dad brings pizza every year! After 30 years of delivering pizza he finally gets to celebrate with his granddaughter!
District Golf Results: Team: 329 finishing in 2nd by 1 stroke Ty: 80 5th Caydon: 80 6th Gavin: 83 10th Luke: 86 Payton: 89 On to State in Kearney next week!
District Golf Update: Caydon 80 Luke 86 Gavin 83 Payton 89 Ty is on the course yet.
Students- check out the summer camps at WSC. https://www.wsc.edu/news/article/480/wsc_summer_camps_include_music_filmmaking_criminal_justice_engineering_nursing_and_athletics
State track t-shirt, sweatshirt, and hoodies order form is under documents, track and field results. Orders are due Monday at 1:00.
It is now official, Paytyn Taake in the 100, BriAnna Zohner and Maddie Oltmanns in the 100 hurdles are additional qualifiers for next weeks state track meet!!
BCPS would like to congratulate our school nurse Andrea Wintz during nurses appreciation week. Thank you for keeping our students and staff healthy. We appreciate your passion to serve our school.
Reminder: VB meeting this morning at 7:45 in gym!
Unofficially, Paytyn Taake and Maddie Oltmanns have also qualified for the state track meet as additional qualifiers. Will post when times are official!!
Girls 4x400 qualifies. Riley, Paytn, Tria, BriAnna
Girls 4x100 qualifies: Shelby, Paytyn, Madaline, MaKenna
Shelby Obst qualifies for state in 200.
BriAnna and Zach Zohner both qualify in 300 hurdles.
Zach Zohner qualifies in 110 hurdles , Renee qualifies in 100 hurdles
Abby Meinke wins the shot put!!
Renee and MaKenna both also qualify in LJump!
Renee and MaKenna both qualify in Triple Jump!
Tria McLean 2nd in HJump 4’10”
Landon Olson: District Champion and State qualifier in high jump: 6’2”
Volleyball Summer Information posted under Documents, Athletics, Summer Camps on the school app. Meeting tomorrow morning at 7:45 in gym!
Best of luck to our track teams today as they compete at districts in Norfolk. You've prepared all year for this, you're ready, and you'll do great!!
Volleyball Team Meeting Friday at 7:45 a.m. in gym Wrestling Team Meeting Friday at 8:05 a.m. in gym Wrestling Summer Information posted in Documents, Athletics, Summer Camps. Volleyball will be on there soon!
Congratulations to Austin Marx on being recognized as the Battle Creek High School Student of the Year!!
BC Golf: Team Champions at Fullerton with a 312 McCracken 76 2nd Frederick 77 3rd Tegeler 78 5th Heimes 81 7th Stueve 84 11th
District track entries are posted under Documents, Athletics, Track
Due to the Jr High track meet in Wisner being moved to Tuesday May 14th the Jr High Awards will be Wednesday May 15th at 6:00 at the high school.
The weather did not stop the junior class from having a great day.
BC golf Team Champs at NC Invite today with a 323 Gannon 91 Gavin 90 Payton 86. 6th Luke 80. 4th Ty 79. 3rd Caydon 78. 1st
Today’s JH track meet at Wisner-Pilger has been postponed!!
Boy’s golf at Norfolk Catholic Inv. Front 9 scores Heimes 38 McCracken 39 Stueve 41 Frederick 44 Tegeler 44
Junior Blaze Day is Monday, all juniors need to bring $7.00 and your lunch. Bus leaves at 7:30 am from the high school.
Honors Night 2019 will be May 7, 2019 beginning at 7:00. Please join us to honor our academics at BCHS!
Boys Basketball starting trash bag fundraiser today and runs to June 4th. Talk with a player to purchase. Come in 15, 39, and 55 gallon sizes and are 2X as thick as store brands. $11/roll.
6 students away from our goal for physicals and Ice Cream!! Can we get there?? @CodyWintz
Clean sweep today for BC high school athletics. Girls Track Champions, Boys Track Champions, Boys Golf Champions with top 2 medalists in Ty and Caydon, and the BC track coaches team keeps the inaugural turtle trophy in BC today by winning the Coaches Medley Relay!!
Front nine varsity scores: Ty 36, Caydon 39, Luke 40, Gavin 43, Payton 45
What team will win the 1st Annual BC Track Invite Coaches Relay on Thursday in Battle Creek? We've got a travelling trophy ready to hand out. Only one team can get their name on there first. Who will it be??
School physicals Friday from 2:30-4:30. Get your packet filled out. Our goal is 75 physicals completed that day. We hit that number, ice cream on Mr. Wintz!!
Title I Fun Night will still be held tonight. We have moved it indoors. If you were going to the park to meet your child please come to the Elementary building. We are still going to have a great time. Hope to see you there. Thanks, Mrs. Becker
The Junior Blaze Day has been rescheduled for Monday May 6th.
The Battle Creek Junior Blaze Day for Wednesday has been postponed for a later date.
Due to weather the junior blaze day for Wednesday has been postponed,
Today's golf dual with Pierce has been postponed to a later date, TBD.
BC girls will finish as Mid State Conference Runners-Up!
BriAnna 1st in 300 hurdles, Riley 3rd, Zoey 4th. Girls currently lead Mid State meet
JH Track for Tuesday in Wayne has been postponed to Thursday. Start time remains the same, 1:00.
6th -7th grade Shadow Day will be Wednesday May 8th.
Congrats to the Volkers’ brand new addition: Jaelyn Jo Volker born April 27, 2019! Mrs Volker & Jaelyn are doing fine!
Medalists today at Pierce in some tough conditions: Gannon 20th, Tait 17th
Mashup was the winning band today. Band members include Jimmy Loutzenhiser, Amber Loutzenhiser, Tanner Oestreich, and Preston Henn. This band will perform again on Monday night at our concert which starts at 7:30 PM in the high school gym. See you there!
The Spring Fling concert for Monday night has been moved back to a 7:30 start due to the track meet being moved.
The Conference track meet for Saturday In Hartington has been postponed to Monday with a 10:00 am start.
We are excited to announce that Jonah Heng has accepted the head coach position in our Cross Country program. Coach Heng was a former standout at Norfolk Catholic, winning an individual state championship in XC in 2016. Jonah is excited to get to work with the runners of BC!!
Link to current NSAA Cup Standings for Class C. https://nsaa-static.s3.amazonaws.com/cup/ClassCCupSpreadsheet.html
Sports physical date has been set! Friday May 3rd from 2:30-4:30 Forms will be available in the HS office soon!
To see the schedule for the Northeast Nebraska Track and Field Classic go to this site: https://sites.google.com/npsne.org/nenclassic/meet-information/2019-meet-schedule
Athletic Banquet is Friday at 6:00 p.m. Everyone attending and planning to eat must sign up in HS office and get a ticket! Senior athletes eat free, 9-11 athletes are $5, and all parents and guests are $10. The meal is chicken fried steak catered by Goodies Grille.
Late Thursday evening the Bravette tack team captured their 4th team title of the season at the West Holt Invitational. The team scored 99 points to outpace runner-up Ainsworth by 19 points. Gold medalist were Makenna Takke in the long and triple jumps and the 4x100 relay team of Shelby Obst, Patyn Taake, Madi Taake, and Makenna Taake. It was a great day to be a Bravette!!
Front 9 scores at Norfolk Country Club Ty 39, Payton 42, Luke 43, Caydon 44, Gavin 45
Bravettes tied North Bend Central for the title today at the Madison Invite! Thanks to @pbuck23 for the tails never fails to claim the championship plaque. 4 Bravettes earned individual gold today! It was a great day to be a Bravette!!
BC golf team wins the Boone Central Invite. Both BC 8th grade track teams win their home invite. 7th grade girls 4th, 7th grade boys 3rd.
Boys Golf @ Albion Inv. 1st round scores Heimes 39 McCracken 40 Stueve 43 Frederick 44 Tegeler 46 @BCBraves
We are excited to announce that assistant coach Mark Keith has accepted the head girls basketball coaching position at BC!! He is very excited! 🏀
Congratulations to @shelby_obst and @RachSchlote for being selected to participate in the Northeast NE All-Star game in June!! An awesome honor for these 2 young ladies! 🏐🏐💜💜
The BC track teams will now be participating in Atkinson on Thursday April 18th. This meet replaces the cancelled meet from last week. The meet begins at 2:00 p.m. Information is included under Documents.
Reminder of the Speech & Drama Awards Night/Potluck tomorrow evening at 6:30. All one-act cast & crew and Speech members will be recognized. We would love to see all students and their families.
Chorus did a great job at District Music Contest!
Battle Creek Public Schools Bus routes will run on paved roads for PM routes today - April 12, 2019.
Golf meet for Saturday at Albion has been postponed to Tuesday at 10:00 am.
Battle Creek Public School Bus Routes will run on paved roads only today April 11, 2019 and tomorrow morning April 12, 2019.
Track for Friday at Central City has been cancelled.
Ty/Luke 73 1st Caydon/Gavin 78 2nd Payton/Gannon 87 6th Tait/Wylie 94 Barett/Garrett 101 Team Champions!
Payton/Gannon 41 on Front.
JH Track for tomorrow at Pierce has been postponed to Thursday April 25th.
Fullerton 2-person Best Ball front nine scores: Ty/Luke 37, Wylie/Tait 46, Barett/Garrett 47
Dear Parents, Students and Staff, Thank you for your continued support of the annual book fair at Battle Creek Public Schools. We sold $4627.38 worth of books this year. We went $1100.00 over our goal. This means that we put approximately 588 books in the hands of students. In the elementary building we were able to purchase 308 additional books with our profit. That is approximately 900 books for children to enjoy and use to grow their imagination and knowledge. Thank you for making a commitment to your children/students and for nurturing the love of reading. Sincerely, Mrs. Becker Title I/Reading Recovery
The Battle Creek JH Track team started the season off right in Stanton! 8th girls were champs, 8th boys 2nd, 7th boys 3rd, and 7th girls 4th! It was a great day! #BCPride
Check out our new BCPS webpage! Updated, looking fine! Same address, new look! https://www.battlecreekschools.net/
Boys golf triangular with Madison/Humphrey St. Francis will be tomorrow, Friday, April 5th at 2:00 at Fairplay Golf Course.
The boys golf triangular for today has been postponed due to course conditions at Fairplay. We'll post new date when we have it.
Looking for daily announcements? Download our new app BC Nebraska & look at the “news” feature! It’s Everything Battle Creek Schools...in your pocket!!
Winter Activities Academic All-State Winners Girls BB- Shelby Obst, Cora Gillespie Boys BB- Mason Mink, Dylan Mettler Wrestling- Austin Marx, Caydon McCracken Speech- Maisey Clausen, Cora Gillespie
BC Track Results attached. Congrats to the girls on their Team Championship, and to the boys on a 3rd place finish! Results posted on webpage under Documents, Athletics, Track Results.
Battle Creek School Foundation fundraiser is Friday April 5th at 6:00pm in the high school commons. Former student Angie Klein will be our guest speaker. Tickets are available at the high school for $20.00.
You will love the new school app - very user friendly and lots of information right at your fingertips!
PROM 2019 is just a few hours away...excited to see all the juniors/seniors and their dates at The Loft! Grand March at 6:45 with Coronation to follow.
Secondary teachers rocking the new BC Nebraska app! #BCFamily
Elementary teachers rocking the Apptegy training this morning! #BCFamily
The boys golf invitational for tomorrow has been postponed until Monday, May 6th at Norfolk Country Club.
BCPS Foundation Banquet is Friday, April 5. Tickets are available for 20$.
Great start to NSCAS testing for 5th & 6th grade!! 3rd & 4th, you're up next week, WE GOT THIS!!
When their Spring Trip was cancelled due to flooding, the BCHS Honor Society didn't reschedule but donated $500 to the Lutheran Ministries Disaster Relief Assistance for BC community. The BCHS Student Council matched these funds, doing the same thing! That's #BCPride and #BCFamily
Rebekah places 2nd!
Kylee places 3rd!
State Speech: Rebekah & Kylee made the finals!!!
Junior High Pre Contest Concert is fantastic!
Based on reports from Madison County Dept. of Roads BCPS will not have bus routes tomorrow 3-19-2019.
BCPS will have a regular start tomorrow 3-18-2019. We will not run buses tomorrow.
Attention students: if you are available, the town could use you! Please meet at the city shop to help fill sandbags. Fortnite will be there later!
Enjoying a little “Hoosiers” movie action on the way to Broken Bow!
Mid-State Conference Speech meet has been moved to March 6th on the campus of Wayne State College.