Thank you, Tony Uggen, for your service as Athletic Director at BJSHS! Tony joined BCS in 2013. We appreciate his enthusiasm, energy, and effort in building a top-notch sports program for our students. We wish him the best in retirement. Thank you for everything, Mr. Uggen!
Thank you to our students, parents, teachers and staff for a great year! #LastDayofSchool
Super soaked! Principal Craig Campbell and School Counselor Tiffany Ickes-Pauley were good sports yesterday as buckets of water were dumped on their heads at Northside School to celebrate the end of the school year!
There's nothing like a beach party to kick off the last day of school at BJSHS! (Our local beach bums are teachers Aaron Bagley and Holden Berlin.) Way to kick off the day with some beach vibes! #BetterAtBlackford
A big thank you to everyone who came out for last night's Kindergarten Graduation! Best wishes to the girls and boys in the Class of 2034! Next stop? First grade at Blackford Primary School!
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Students in Mrs. Terese Zirkle's art classes at Northside and BIS have been busy! Check out their handiwork! Great job, Bruins!
How much fun is it when your teacher turns your classroom into a camp out? Check out our 1st graders in Mrs. Jessica Shroyer's class at Northside as they do their studying with tents and flashlights! So much fun! #BetterAtBlackford
Come out and support the Lady Bruin Volleyball Team!
BCS is looking for an outstanding junior high math teacher to join our team at BJSHS. If you are a math teacher or know one, BCS offers great pay and benefits. Join us! #BetterAtBlackford
Hey ya'll! Come on out to the MES gym tonight to watch the 3rd & 4th grades perform the Wild West musical "Yee-Haw!" This will be the last school concert to be performed in the gym and it will be a night to remember. The program begins at 6:30, so ya'll come out now, y'hear? 🤠
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Welcome to Kidsville - Population Mrs. Julia Duncan's class! Students in Mrs. Duncan's first grade class at Northside have been busy working on their Community Day projects for STEM. Students researched different jobs that they could do in the community and worked on engineering a box into a building that goes along with their job. What a fun lesson! #Kidsville
The first graders in Mrs. Amanda Wolfe's class at Northside are simply glowing! Yesterday, students were able to glow and show what they know! What a fun way to learn!
It was Career Day yesterday at Northside Elementary with a number of special guests (all former BHS graduates) sharing about what they do for a living. Guests included: Andy Carvel, Hartford City Public Works; Olivia (Cale) Messer, Granny's Bloomers; Amy Smith, Hartford City Public Library, Ed Thurman, WPGW Radio; and Melany (Rarey) Sherril, personal trainer. Thank you to everyone who made this a special day of learning for our students!
Camp Read-A-Lot has been underway in Mrs. Cristi Aulbach's 2nd grade class at Northside. According to Mrs. Aulbach, students have enjoyed their classroom transformed into a camping wonderland! They have been reading with finger flashlights under their "tents" as they complete their camp-related reading and math activities. Why, there's even s'more snack mix to add to the adventure! What an excellent way to end an amazing 2nd grade year! Way to go, Cubs!
Check out what's underway in Mr. Rich Uggen's Advanced Manufacturing class at BJSHS! Way to go, Bruins! #BetterAtBlackford
Congratulations to the senior members of the BJSHS Band who were recognized during last night's concert. The include (from left) Eli Leach, Abby McDonald, Paige Zachariah, Jeremiah Clark, Evan Watt, Gabe Foster, Anya Uggen, and Sissy McNeal. Proud of your hard work, Bruins!
Character Ed was on the agenda during last night's school board meeting. The 2022 BCS Character Ed Recipients of the Year are (from left) Janelle Slusher, BIS; Colton Abbott, MES; and Luis Velasquez, BIS; Sophia Ehrhart, MES recipient, was unable to attend. Congrats, everyone!
Here are more scenes from Cissy Clock's Teacher of the Year ceremony at Northside Elementary School today. #BetterAtBlackford #TeacherOfTheYear