Open Enrollment - District and Schools Highlights

Banks School DistrictInterested in knowing what we can offer your student? Here is some information about our District and Schools ...

Banks School District has ...

  • a highly qualified dedicated staff who are invested in their profession and committed to student success
  • high expectations for everyone
  • an exceptionally warm, caring and nurturing environment where all students feel welcome and special
  • a population of students who genuinely care about each other
  • a very welcoming and accepting community for all students with differences and disabilities
  • safe secure school environment
  • a small school atmosphere

Banks Elementary SchoolBanks Elementary School offers ...

  • Outstanding staff with 100% highly qualified teachers
  • Active and supportive Parent Teacher Organization
  • Curriculum-related field trips available for all grades
  • Outdoor school experience for all 6th graders
  • Highly successful Title I reading program
  • Student technology literacy program for grades K-6
  • High quality reading and student resources for home and school curriculum
  • Certified school counselor and school psychologist
  • A connection with the Banks Youth Sports for student access to soccer, football, baseball, basketball and wrestling

Banks Junior High SchoolBanks Junior High School offers ...

  • Outstanding staff with 100% highly qualified teachers
  • Active and supportive Parent Teacher Organization
  • Community sports program for football, volleyball, basketball and track
  • Electives include Creative Writing, Geography, Spanish, Horticulture, Basic Construction, Band, and Art
  • Full year of physical education in grades 7 and 8
  • Strong curriculum in math, language arts, science and social studies
  • Active National Junior Honor Society Organization
  • PBIS school which promotes anti-bullying skills and safe, responsible and respectful behavior

Banks High SchoolBanks High School offers ...

  • $405,000 in scholarship money has been awarded to graduates
  • 62% of graduates enroll in college
  • 81% State-calculated Graduation Rate (State-calculated HS average is 68%)
  • Active and supportive community and strong Parent Teacher Organization
  • Variety of local scholarship programs
  • Athletic programs open to all eligible students
  • Career Technical Education programs
  • Outstanding Future Farmers of America program
  • PCC college credit offered in language arts and biology
  • AP courses in math, science, language arts and social studies

SportsBanks High School Athletics offers 14 sports for boys and girls. 62% of our student body participates in extracurricular activities. BHS Sports highlights over the past five years include ...

  • Track - Girls Team is 4-time COWAPA league champs, Boys Team finished in 2nd place (State) in 2011
  • Softball - State champions in 2012
  • Wrestling - Two state semifinalists in 2012
  • Boys Basketball - Top 8 in state 4A in 2011
  • Girls Basketball - 20+ win season last 3 years, All-State player in 2012
  • Boys and Girls Soccer - Participated in play-in round of playoffs
  • Volleyball - Participated in 4A state playoffs in the last 4 years, COWAPA League Champs in 2012
  • Football - Participated in 4A state playoffs in the last 5 years  

Banks School District is a place where STUDENTS COME FIRST and EVERYONE KNOWS YOUR NAME!