BCEF Annual Campaign and Engraved Paver Sale Now Underway

Join us for our community Open House June 13 from 7 to 8:30 PM at BMS Commons

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BCEF benefits Batesville through engaging yet practical school programs that go beyond the basics.

BCEF was established to provide additional funding for innovative learning opportunities that go beyond the basics in academics, athletics, and the arts in the Batesville public schools, enhancing the educational environment for all students. Read more.


2016-17 Superintendent Level Sponsors



See a complete list of our sponsors here.


BCEF-sponsored BHS Spirit Store Opens

The first shirts are on sale at the new BHS Spirit Store. BCEF provided the opportunity for students to give input and the money to get the store off the ground.  Read more.

Alumni Spotlight

Jay Gehring - BHS Class of 1976

We’re hoping to feature updates on some of our BHS graduates. Check out our first installment here, as we catch up with 1976 graduate Jay Gehring and find out his thoughts on BHS and education.

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How Public Schools Are Funded

How Public Schools Are Funded

Why the Batesville Community Needs BCEF

Stretching the dollars as far as they can go, the schools have little left for unique opportunities such as practical, hands-on experiences and real-world exploration. This is where BCEF steps in, funding programs like the cutting-edge 1:1 computer initiative and equipment for the popular and effective Project Lead the Way engineering courses. Continue reading.

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