BMS has been a national School to Watch since 2012
Students build community between different grades in Crew
Students hold grade-level meetings and offer "shout-outs" to peers.
Our school motto
Choir director Brittany von Stein recently won a Colorado Outstanding Young Educator award.
8th graders mentor 5th graders
Our playground offers middle school challenges as well as Crew activities
Principal Ellsperman regularly meets with students
The Basalt Bands play over 20 concerts a year
Crew is a vital part of every day at BMS
Pep rallies are full of Longhorn Pride
Hands-on learning in science class
Crew activities practice our Habits of a Scholar
Welcome to College Row-- the academic wing of BMS
More than half of 8th graders sing in choir
Whole-school meetings happen throughout the year.
Students explore the Makerspace
Music and performances fill our auditorium year-round
5th graders learn their instruments in time for a fall concert.
Students take pride in their school and help in their community through Crew
Basalt Middle School is an award-winning middle school that has been recognized as a national School to Watch since 2012. Our school culture emphasizes strong academics, positive citizenship, creativity, innovation, and a growth mindset. The leaders of tomorrow are Basalt Middle School students today!