Folks in St. Paul’s Battle Creek-Highwood neighborhood have a lot to be proud of, most especially the local elementary school, Battle Creek. The school serves almost 450 students in grades Pre-K through 5, with 37 full-time teachers. The student/teacher ratio here is about 15:1.
The school’s location on the northern border of Battle Creek Regional Park is ideal for teaching students about nature and is frequently utilized to do just that.
The school’s curriculum is broken down into three core areas:
- Regular education
- The Learning Center
The parent association at Battle Creek Elementary is quite active, promoting ways to raise money for the school. To help them, school leaders offer a yearly Family Engagement Plan that…