History of Baines

  • Baines Middle School opened in August 2006, and is named in honor of Mr. Billy Baines. BMS is Fort Bend ISD's 12th middle school and is located in Sienna Plantation. In 1959 after Missouri City School District and Sugar Land School District merged to become Fort Bend Independent School District, Superintendent L.P. Rodgers hired Mr. Billy Baines as principal of Arcola Elementary School. Approved by the School Board, Mr. Baines became the first African American Principal named in the newly formed Fort Bend ISD and went on to serve in several leadership roles before retiring in 1990. 

School Colors

  • Navy, Orange and white