Working as a team, staff and parents create a community of learners committed to educating every student, every day.From the littlest learners to college-bound graduates, USD 440 offers a world of opportunities—including arts, athletics, health sciences and engineering by design—to help all students achieve their greatest potential.The beginning years of a child's elementary school experience are full of wonder, growth, change, and excitement. Experienced educators at BPS foster a culture of cooperation and respect, which promotes children’s intellectual, social, emotional and physical development. At BPS we are focussed on our students learning and showing DRAGON PRIDE. Our P.R.I.D.E program is designed to promote Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Dependability, and Empathy.
Here are some of our BPS CORE BELIEFS
- Every child is given the opportunity to reach their individual goals to their fullest potential.
- Every child deserves the best!
- Learning includes academic, social/emotional, physical health, and citizenship competencies.
- Every member of the learning environment should continue to grow, learn, and reflect.
Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Halstead & Bentley School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by law in its programs and activities. If you believe you have been subject to discrimination or harassment, or if you have any inquiries regarding the District's non-discrimination policies, please contact our coordinator at the district office at 521 West 6th Street, Halstead, KS 67056 or Email us.