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.
Choir director Brittany von Stein recently won a Colorado Outstanding Young Educator award.
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
Students are all smiles in the challenging playground
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!