Elevate Bay



Our Vision 

Elevate Bay exists to support and encourage the at-risk children of Bay District Schools.

The children of OUR community are facing challenges like never before and we believe that once you are fully aware — you will want to stand with us also!


Our Why

 5,824 homeless students being served currently

1,413 students  have transferred schools within Bay District Schools following Hurricane Michael at least once. 161 students have transferred two or more times.

1,407 weekend food bags are provided each week to local students


What Can You Do?

Classroom Mentor

 working in a specific classroom in small groups for academic or behavioral supports for student


One-on-One Mentor

 working primarily with one student focusing on specific needs


Lunch Buddy

join either a group or class during lunch time to be extra support needed outside of the classroom


YOUR Next Step:

Contact Stacey Legg, Mentor Initiative Specialist

Elevate Bay Mentor Application 
Elevate Bay Flyer

1311 Balboa Avenue
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 767-4100
William V Husfelt III
Superintendent, Bay District Schools
Office of the Superintendent
Shirley Byas
Employment and Income Verification Equity Coordinator
Public Records Request