The Mount Baker School District, working with the community, will provide a strong educational foundation upon which all students can build their futures as productive citizens in our changing world.
MOUNT BAKER SCHOOL DISTRICT
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DEPARTMENTS & PROGRAMS
2013 Washington Achievement Award
Kendall Elementary is being recognized for Special Recognition - Math Growth.
Mount Baker Senior High School is being recognized for High Progress.
Washington Achievement Award winners are selected using the Washington Achievement Index and criteria in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) flexibility waiver. The award is given in six categories: Overall Excellence, High Progress, Reading Growth, Math Growth, 5-year graduation rate and English Language Acquisition.
Annual Plant Sale
The Mt. Baker Horticulture students will be hosting their Annual Plant Sale on May 1st-3rd (Thursday-Saturday) at the high school greenhouse. We will be open for business on Thursday (May 1st) and Friday (May 2nd) from 3:00-6:00 p.m. and Saturday (May 3rd) from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. As always we have a variety of plants for sale including assorted annuals, herbs, vegetable starts, large fruiting tomatoes and peppers, hanging baskets, and a new addition this year: lavender.
Adjustments to School Calendar
The following changes have been made to the school calendar for the 2013/2014 school year:
Friday, May 2, 2014 will be a regular school day.
The last day of school this year will be Tuesday, June 17th.
Monday, June 16th and Tuesday, June 17th will be half days at all schools.
A substitute teacher or staff member is highly valued by the District and is a great way to gain experience and earn an income while maintaining a flexible schedule. Substitutes work in both certificated and classified positions. The District has a need for Para-educators at this time. If you or anyone you know is interested in substituting; applications and fingerprint information may be picked up at the District office. If you would like an application mailed please contact the Substitute Coordinator, Gitana Jensen at email@example.com.
Kindergarten Registration for the 2014/2015 school year will be on Tuesday, April 15th through Thursday, April 17th from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
Free & Reduced Lunch Forms for 2013-2014 are available.
The school year calendars are taking shape. Follow the link for updated:
MBHS EARNS AWARD FROM OSPI AND STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Mount Baker High School is a recipient of the 2010 Washington Achievement Award.
The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) and the State Board of Education created the Washington Achievement Award to celebrate top-performing schools and to recognize achievement in multiple categories. This highly selective award is based on MBHS’s performance according to the Washington Achievement Index, a comprehensive measurement of how schools in Washington are performing over time. The Washington Achievement Award is given to elementary, middle, high and comprehensive schools in seven different categories: overall excellence, language arts, math, science, extended graduation rate (high and comprehensive schools only), improvement and closing achievement gaps. Mount Baker Senior High School is being recognized for: Overall Excellence - High
Please visit OSPI’s Education Awards pages to learn more about the Washington Achievement Awards.
Mt. Baker High School Remains above the State in Percentage of Students Meeting Standards for Reading, Writing, Math and Science
VIEW GRADES ONLINE - FAMILY ACCESS - MBHS and MBJH parents can see grades, assignments, attendance records, and check messages from teachers.
SCHOOL PERFORMANCE REPORT FOR MOUNT BAKER SCHOOL DISTRICT - OSPI provides a "report card" for each district and each school within a district. WASL scores and demographic data about our district are available. Follow this link to get data about Mount Baker Schools.
Monday, Apr 21
Community Talent Show Auditions
Friday, Apr 25
Community Talent Show
Monday, Apr 28
at 1:00 pm
Monday, Apr 28
at 11:55 am
Friday, May 2
Normal School Day
Monday, May 5
Scholarship Committee Meeting
WEATHER AND OPERATIONS INFORMATION
Mt. Baker School District Operations & Weather
If school start time is delayed, scheduled bus stop times will be delayed the same amount of time.
Nestled in the shadow of majestic Mount Baker and in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, the Mount Baker School District serves over 1800 students living in a geographically large (512 square miles) rural area in Whatcom County - east of Bellingham, Washington. The staff of over 300 full- and part-time employees is dedicated to excellence in the education received by these students.
The Mount Baker School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, age, Vietnam-era Veteran’s status, or disabled Veteran status or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or the use of training dog guides or service animals by a disabled person in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
PO Box 95
Deming WA 98244
For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.
This page was last updated on 04/18/14
|Charles Burleigh, Superintendent
Mount Baker School District
P. O. Box 95
4956 Deming Road
Deming, WA 98244
fax 360 383-2009
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