Why choose Bayou View Middle School
    for your son or daughter?


      • BVMS is a National Blue Ribbon School. Selected by the U.S. Department of Education, Blue    Ribbon Schools are recognized as the top schools in the nation. Only 5% of American schools (public, private, or parochial) are designated as Blue Ribbon Schools.

      • Highly qualified, caring faculty, staff, and administration

      •  Bayou View Middle offers a variety of courses including English, math, history, science, and computer technology.  Advanced classes are available for students who qualify.  

      • BVMS offers a variety of elective courses such as health/physical education, art, study hall, and remedial classes.

      • We excel in the arts.  BVMS offers excellent programs in band, choir, and strings.

      •  The Gulfport School District is a part of the, MDE-approved, Excellence for All pilot program.Excellence for All encompasses a more rigorous curriculum and assessment process.  BVMS alsoutilizes the Common Core State Standards as a basis for the curriculum. Common Core seeks to uniformly boost student achievement across the country. There is also a new focus on college and career readiness and an emphasis on thinking and problem-solving rather than the memorization of facts

      •  Community partnerships and strong parent participation led by an active Parent-Teacher Association

      • BVMS maintains active chapters of the National Jr. Honor Society and Student Council.

      • Competitive sports programs:  Bayou View Middle fields athletic teams in football, basketball, soccer, baseball, volleyball, and track.  BVMS students may also compete for positions on Gulfport High School teams such as swimming, golf, tennis, cross-country, and softball.