Our Vision, Mission & Beliefs


Accelerating the learning of all students through data driven inquiry, reflective teaching, and powerful learning.


BFE will educate children to excel academically and individually.


All students can learn.

All students are responsible for their actions.

All students are valued individuals with unique physical, emotional, and intellectual needs.

All students learn in different ways and should be provided with a variety of instructional approaches to support their learning.

All students, teachers, administrators, parents, and community members share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.

Student learning is a chief priority.

Challenging expectations increase individual student performance.

Commitment to continuous improvement is necessary for students to become confident, self-directed and lifelong learners.

A safe and comfortable environment promotes student learning.

​​​​​​​Cultural diversity increases students’ understanding of different peoples and cultures.