2022 Scholarship Recipients Announced

 

BCEF would like to congratulate the recipients of our three scholarships for 2022:

Bobbie Brandes Memorial Scholarship ($1,000): Sarah Ripperger

Mary C. Horstman Scholarship ($1,000 each): Jason Emsweller, Joshua Honnert, & Ean Loichinger

James E. Fritsch Scholarship ($5,000 each):

BCEF Launches Engineering Design Certification at BHS

The Batesville Community Education Foundation (BCEF) has added another program to provide Batesville High School (BHS) students with an advantage over their peers. Thanks to a grant from BCEF, BHS students enrolled in Project Lead the Way (PLTW) engineering courses …

Spring Grants Announced

BCEF is pleased to announce the following $5,000 in grants to the Batesville Community School Corporation:

    • Batesville High School (BHS) American Sign Language (ASL) teacher Betsy Baugh’s request to bring a motivational presenter to her classes. On May 9, Matt

2022 Andy Koors Study Abroad Sponsorship Recipients Announced

 

The Batesville Community Education Foundation (BCEF) is pleased to announce the selection of three Batesville High School (BHS) students as recipients of Andy Koors Study Abroad Sponsorships for 2022, announced executive director Anne Wilson. To be considered for financial …

BCEF Hosts Bulldog Collaboration Room Open House

BCEF board members enjoyed hosting the official opening of the BCEF Bulldog Collaboration Room at Batesville Middle School on January 31, 2022, delivering our check for just over $23,000 for flexible seating in the new multi-purpose room. This donation brings

BIS Art on Main Mural Installed

BCEF is sponsoring the Art on Main mural project in downtown Batesville again this year. This program features artwork from students from the four BCSC buildings on a rotating basis. The Batesville Intermediate School’s entry was just installed on the

Cerniglia Elected to Serve on BCEF Board

BCEF  is pleased to announce the election of Marc Cerniglia to a three-year term on its board of directors. Cerniglia, a successful entrepreneur and operational strategies expert, is also teaching business and economics at Batesville High School (BHS).

A graduate …

BMS Bulldog Collaboration Room Among 2021 Grants

Nearly $30,000 in grants have been awarded recently to the Batesville Community School Corporation (BCSC) by the Batesville Community Education Foundation (BCEF), announced BCEF director Anne Wilson.  Three program areas were included in the awards:  a large grant to continue …

BPS Kicks Off 2021-22 Art on Main Display

BCEF is sponsoring the Art on Main mural project in downtown Batesville again this year. This program features artwork from students from the four BCSC buildings on a rotating basis.  Four Batesville Primary School second graders collaborated to create this …

BCEF Seeks Volunteer Mentors for BHS Students

BCEF is seeking additional volunteer mentors for its career networking platform for Batesville High School (BHS) students, according to BCEF executive director Anne Wilson. BHS alumni or other community members who are willing to provide students with information about their …