Mission Statement

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 High School

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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.

 

Plant List     Picture1     Picture2     Picture3     Picture4

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.

Substitutes Needed

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 gjensen@mtbaker.wednet.edu.

Kindergarten Registration

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. 

More Information

MBSD FOOD SERVICES

Parent Information

 

Free & Reduced Lunch Forms for 2013-2014 are available.

Letter to Households
Application Form

2013-2014 MBSD CALENDARS

The school year calendars are taking shape.  Follow the link for updated:

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2013-14 Activity Calendar

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2013-14 One Page Basic Calendar

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2013-14 MBHS & MBJH A/B/C/D Calendar

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2013-14 Athletic Calendar

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.

STATE ASSESSMENT RESULTS FOR MOUNT BAKER SCHOOL DISTRICT

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.

 
Pride 101

NAVIGATION 101 - Mount Baker High School (PRIDE 101) and Mount Baker Junior High School (Junior High 101) are trying to help students survive and thrive during their school years and plan for their post-secondary lives.

Register to Vote

 

Monday, Apr 21

Community Talent Show Auditions

5:00-7:00pm

 

Friday, Apr 25

Community Talent Show

7:00pm

 

Monday, Apr 28

Grade K-6

Early Release

at 1:00 pm

 

Monday, Apr 28

Grade 7-12

Early Release

at 11:55 am

 

Friday, May 2

Normal School Day

 

Monday, May 5

Scholarship Committee Meeting

7:00pm

 

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COMPLETE MOUNT BAKER SCHOOL DISTRICT CALENDARS

 

REUNIONS
Reunions - Are you a graduate of MBHS?  We'll post class reunion details here when the organizers send us the information.

WEATHER AND OPERATIONS INFORMATION

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Mt. Baker School District Operations & Weather Line
FOR ALL INFORMATION ON SCHOOL CLOSURES AND/OR DELAYS

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:

Charles Burleigh/Superintendent

PO Box 95

Deming WA  98244

(360)383-2000

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
360 383-2000
fax 360 383-2009
To contact the Superintendent's office, please send e-mail to:
mbsd@mtbaker.wednet.edu
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