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About This School

Battlefield Park Elementary School is a public elementary school in Mechanicsville. The principal of Battlefield Park Elementary School is Ms. Judy L. Bradley. 550 students attend Battlefield Park Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 6% of the 550 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Battlefield Park Elementary School is 18:1. Pole Green Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
  • Sports

    • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 85%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 10%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Hispanic 0.7% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 6% 9%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    We have been so pleased with the education that our daughter has received at BPES! Everyone on the staff is involved in my daughter's education. We received daily emails from the teacher letting us know about upcoming events. We were quite impressed!

  • (3 years ago)

    We moved to this area and are very pleased with BPES. Lots of opportunities for children and parents to be involved. Academics are strong and we've been very happy with our child's progress.

  • (5 years ago)

    We could not be more pleased with our children's education at BPES! From the administration to custodial from teachers to guidance and everyone in between the entire staff is dedicated to making it the most positive learning environment for our children. Mrs. Heltzel IS THE best teacher in the best elementary school!

  • (6 years ago)

    My wife and I elected to send our two girls to BPES based upon very strong recommendations from other parents and we are constantly amazed by most everything about the school. The administration is great the parents are supportive and the teachers are the best! Our girls adore their experinece and are appropriately challenged. I'd put this school up against any other in the State of Virginia.

  • (6 years ago)

    This is a great school. Parents are involved teachers are concerned and kids are happy!

  • (6 years ago)

    Excellent School. Mrs. Heltzel is one of the best teachers in any elementary school. Highly recommend her for any student

  • (7 years ago)

    I have two children attending BPES and couldn't be more thrilled. If you are looking for a school that feels like 'home' look no further. This school is the best in Hanover. You feel the warmth and enthusiasm as soon as you walk in the door. While other schools feel cold this school is full of history and personality.

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