About BES

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    • BES has 44 faculty members who serve approximately 500 students in PreK, Kindergarten, and 1st grade.
    • BES has 5 grant-based Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education PreK classes.
    • BES has received an Early Learning Continuum Grant to support play-based learning in 10 Kindergarten and 5 1st grade classrooms.
    • BES students participate in a physical education class each day.
    • BES students participate in music, library, guidance, and Spanish classes each week.
    • BES supports students who benefit from speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, English Language Learners, reading intervention, and Special Education resources.
    • BES faculty is trained in Conscious Discipline and Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS).
    • BES has an Alabama Service Dog to support the social and emotional well-being of our students.
    • BES has 8 National Board Certified Teachers.
    • Boaz City Schools' Extended Day and Camp Boaz services are on the BES campus.
    • Student breakfast is free for everyone for the 2021-22 school year. It is served in the classrooms each morning. 
    • Student lunch is free for everyone for the 2021-22 school year.
    • Student snack costs $0.50 for water and $0.50 for a snack.
    • BES is a tobacco-free property. We ask that you please do not use tobacco products on campus, including car line.
    • Firearms are prohibited on the BES campus.