WELCOME TO BAYLESS HIGH SCHOOL
MISSION: BAYLESS HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES STUDENTS WHO ARE CRITICAL THINKERS AND LIFELONG LEARNERS. OUR RIGOROUS CURRICULUM, WITH ITS EMPHASIS ON READING, WRITING, SPEAKING, AND LISTENING, PREPARES STUDENTS TO BE COLLEGE AND CAREER READY. WE PROVIDE A SAFE AND DIVERSE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT WHERE STUDENTS ARE RESPECTFUL AND RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS.
Vision: Bayless High School empowers students to be good, smart, and strong citizens by embracing our core values of respect and responsibility.
Mr. Patrick McEvoy
Extension - 4001
Mr. Eric Lawrence
Dean of Students Extension - 4003
District Athletic Director
Mrs. Suzanne Richardson
Extension - 4002
Mrs. Linette Schaffer
Ms. Jennifer Nonnenkamp, RN
Extension - 4004
Mr. Calvin Kohler
Counselor, Class of 2022 & 2024
Extension - 4005
Ms. Emily Kombrink
Counselor, Class of 2021 & 2023
Extension - 4006
Ms. Melissa Godat
High School Registrar
Extension - 4007
Congratulations to these students on being accepted into the 2021 All-District Choir! Ava Eckhard, Crystal Luong, Michael Preisack, Emma Jones, Elma Ademovic and Lejla Topalovic. (Not pictured: Sarah Turner)
Bayless High School has been named a 2021 Missouri State School of Character
BHS was first named a Missouri School of Character in 2015. Schools are required to renew designation after 5 years.
As a Missouri School of Character, BHS is recognized for having demonstrated a focus on character development which has positively impacted academic achievement, student behavior, and school climate. This recognition is given to schools who have achieved a standard of excellence in the area of character development through their exemplary implementation of Character.org’s 11 Principles of Effective Character Education, a framework for whole-school improvement.
Our students, staff, parents and community all contribute to this award. Bayless High School empowers students to be good, smart, and strong citizens by embracing our core values of respect and responsibility.
PARENTS - INTERNET SAFETY INFORMATION
The Bayless Secondary Library and Media Center has put out the following information for parents regarding online safety. Please consider reading and implementing during this unique time: lmc.baylessk12.org/parents
PARENTS - PLEASE COMPLETE ANNUAL UPDATE IN INFINITE CAMPUS
Parents, please complete the Infinite Campus 'Annual Update' to update your household information. This is very important to make sure you receive information from BHS. If you need help with completing the Annual Update, refer to the enrollment page on the district website. If you don't have a parent portal account or need help accessing the parent portal, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bayless High School Wins 2015 National School of Character
The goal of the National Schools of Character (NSOC) awards program is to recognize all schools and districts that demonstrate an exemplary level of implementation of Character Education Partnership's 2010 Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education. The NSOC designation is renewable after five years. The awards recognize the level of excellence schools and districts have achieved in the Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education of Effective Character Education. These principles guide the process of creating a culture based on the community's shared values.
Bayless High School Wins Bronze PBIS Award
BIS is a process for creating safer and more effective schools by structuring the learning environment to support the academic and social success of all students. The process supports the adoption and long-term implementation of efficient and effective discipline throughout the school environment. PBIS methods are research-based and proven to significantly reduce the occurrence of problem behaviors in schools. Bayless Schools are proud participants in PBIS.
PBIS Universal Expectations