Brave Bulldogs

New virtual program to honor those Batesville Bulldogs serving others in this time of national crisis.

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The Batesville Community Education Foundation 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.

Support for our programs is provided, in part, by our corporate sponsors.

Thank you to our top three sponsors for 2019-20:

For a list of all of our generous corporate sponsors, click here.


2020 Andy Koors Study Abroad Winners Selected

Congratulations to Zoe Peters and Kayla Stone!  Click here to learn more about where the two students will be studying this summer, thanks to $2500 from BCEF.


Alumni Spotlight

Diane Tekulve - Class of 1982

Check out our next installment of Alumni Spotlight, as we catch up with Water-Tek Owner, Diane Tekulve. Read about Diane here.


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How Public Schools Are Funded

How Public Schools Are Funded

How BCEF Benefits Batesville

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 flexible learning spaces initiative and equipment for the popular and effective Project Lead the Way engineering courses. Continue reading.

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