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Why choose the Battle Creek Area Catholic Schools?
Our small learning community provides students big opportunities from preschool to high school. We lay a solid faith foundation with daily prayer, Mass attendance, sacramental preparation, and community service. We balance a rigorous, well-rounded, academic curriculum with a variety of extracurricular activities and athletic opportunities. We get to know our kids, mentoring them when they some extra help and challenging them when they need an extra push. Our goal is to help parents foster purpose-driven adults.
St. Philip prepares students for the world stage by providing a quality, Christian-based education tailored to each student. Our college-prep program includes Advanced Placement courses, meaningful internship opportunities, as well as academic partnerships with Kellogg Community College, Calhoun Area Technology Center and Battle Creek Area Math and Science Center. We practice our faith in the classroom and in our community through service projects and outreach programs. Our athletic programs are competitive with many athletes continuing into college.
St. Joseph Middle School is designed for the pre-teen learner. Our students enter their high school careers fully prepared to achieve success a designated staff advisor for each student. We provide tools to assist students to focus, become organized and goal-oriented. Our integrated technology program includes a 1:1 integrated technology. Students can participate in National Junior Honor Society, school-sponsored athletic programs, and a variety of clubs. Spiritual life is nurtured through Mass, retreats and sacramental preparation.
St. Joseph is simply the best start for your child! Our top-notch, state certified teachers ensure that your child gains mastery of the educational basics. We identify and understand each child’s strengths then build upon them as they learn within safe and faith-filled environments. We provide preschool programs to support your family’s schedule and your child’s developmental needs, a unique Transitional Kindergarten program created specifically for children who need more time to develop their social/emotional or academic growth prior to Kindergarten, community outreach/service learning programs at every grade level, sacrament preparation and weekly Mass, a dedicated student support specialist, before-school and after-school care, and afterschool enrichment programs
The BCACS difference doesn’t stop when the bell rings. Athletics, clubs, art, music – our students have a rich life beyond the classroom.