Blackford County Schools
Group of students working on laptops at their desks

Our School Corporation

Blackford County Schools is proud of our community and the families who live here. We live and work in a rural farming community that values hard work and integrity. We also value an excellent education and intensively focus on academics in all of our five schools.

Our Vision

The vision of BCS is to become the preeminent school system in the state by empowering students to take ownership of their limitless potential through rigorous innovative programs and experiences. Quality instruction and collaboration among teachers, students, and parents assures that students will possess the essential skills to engage their futures. BCS will accomplish this, in part, by providing a challenging environment that:

  • Nurtures unique talents
  • Prepares students to take initiative, think critically, and act responsibly
  • Encourages the pursuit of goals that enriches the quality of life for themselves and others
  • Celebrates success by recognizing achievements

BCS Blended Learning Initiative

Fully committed to excellence in education, our corporation has embarked on a Blended Learning initiative, which places the focus on learning through the leveraging of technology to do what no human can, allowing the teacher to work with students in an individualized format. Blended Learning offers teachers the opportunity to create innovative teaching strategies that engage students and support the knowledge and skills required of a rigorous 21st century education. Please read more about this exciting way of learning by reading the document at the side of this page.