Bay County Public Schools
Bay County Public Schools
Welcome to Bay District Schools located in scenic and vibrant Panama City, Florida! We are very proud of our 34 public schools in Bay County that serve approximately 27,000 students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Bay District schools deliver high quality education in a collaborative, safe, and respectful environment. Our commitment is to inspire students in the development of character with the acquisition and use of knowledge and skills as we prepare them for life and work in a diverse, global economy. Teachers, school leaders, the Superintendent, School Board, and staff are wholly committed to educational excellence with consistent, incremental improvement in student achievement. There are learning opportunities for ALL students, from the intellectually gifted to the academically challenged. Special needs students are served in traditional schools throughout the county and also in several targeted special purpose schools. Middle and high school students have the advantage of preparing for experiences beyond high school with a broad range of advanced academic programs and career education opportunities. Our students consistently score above state and national averages on state assessment tests, the ACT, SAT. The installation and integration of advanced hardware and software allows educators to tap into and engage students through the digital world to which they are accustomed. Multimedia instructional tools give teachers and students an edge in the classroom with interactive SmartBoard lesson delivery, connection to global resources and devices that provide immediate student assessment as instruction is delivered. Also, local students and schools also benefit from award-winning business partnerships and a legion of mentors and volunteers through the support of business leaders, military ranks, and community members. Bay County is 764 square miles situated in Northwest Florida on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Panama City is well known for its sugar white sand beaches, water sports and summer activities. Nearly 150,000 residents call Bay County home. Area residents enjoy a mild climate, a growing housing market, an affordable cost of living, a low crime rate, extensive medical servers and community centered schools.
Bay District Schools will deliver a high quality education in a collaborative, safe, and respectful environment. Our commitment is to inspire students in the development of character with the acquisition and use of knowledge and skills as we prepare them for life and work in a diverse, global economy.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
In accordance with Title I of the ADA of 1990, Bay District Schools will not discriminate in any employment practice against qualified individuals with a disability, individuals regarded as having a disability, or individuals with an association with a person with a known disability. Furthermore, it is the policy of Bay District Schools to provide a reasonable accommodation, if necessary, to all qualified individuals with a disability in order to assure equal opportunity in the application process. Contact Karen Hall @ 767-4278 if you require an accommodation 3 days prior to your job interview.