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Beecher High School

        538 Miller Street, PO Box 338, Beecher, IL 60401 | Phone: (708) 946-2266 x10 | Fax: (708) 946-3403

        Mr. Nathan S. Schilling, Principal
        Mr. Kenneth H. Akerman, Dean & Athletic Director
        Mr. Stephen D. Sarsany, Guidance Counselor

        Beecher High School Mission State

        Inspiring a small community to pursue the biggest of dreams through a safe, effective learning               environment that develops character and puts students on the path to success.

        Beecher High School Vision Statement                                                                    

        Beecher High School will provide a safe, supportive learning environment in which all students are provided   
        opportunities to accomplish the following activities:

        1. Access, process, and communicate information in a variety of media.
        2. Solve problems using logical, creative, and critical thinking skills.
        3. Work collaboratively with students and faculty to accomplish common goals
        4. Develop into life-long learners.
        5. Participate as responsible and ethical citizens in a changing world.

        Beecher High School Affirmation Statement                                                            
        I make a positive contribution to Beecher High School because:

        I am caring, respectful, creative, and honest.
        I try to give back.
        I am proud of helping strangers, friends, family, and other people in my life.
        I try to be the best person I can be.
        I am involved in school.
        I respect myself and others.
        I am accepting of everyone.
        I take responsibility for my actions and stand up for those who need it.
        I am a good leader and always positive to others.  

BHS Daily Announcements

  • Superintendent Open Forum Superintendent, Jeff McCartney is hosting another "Open Forum". The forum is open to all K-12 parents and community members and held on Monday, December 1, 2014, at 6:00 ...
    Posted by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • BHS makes 2014 AP Honor Roll District 200U and Beecher High School have been named to the 2014 Advanced Placement (AP) District Honor Roll!  This award is given to schools that increase enrollment in AP programs ...
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 11:20 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Prairie State visit Attention seniors interested in attending Prairie State College next year. A field trip has been set for students to take the Compass Test and tour the campus. Please see Mrs ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2014, 8:04 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Student Council collection for the Troops! Student council will be collecting nonperishable items for the troops overseas. We are trying to collect 300 items as a school. Individual AOL’s can also receive rewards based on ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2014, 8:03 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Thanksgiving Break: 11/26-28 There will be no school Wed., Nov. 26 - Fri., Nov. 28 due to Thanksgiving Break.
    Posted Nov 13, 2014, 6:05 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Fan bus for Boys' CC State Finals - 11/8 Anyone interested in riding a fan bus to support our Boys Cross Country team at the State Finals this Saturday at Detweiller Park in Peoria needs to sign up in ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2014, 8:31 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Parent-Teacher Conferences Nov. 6-7 Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday, November 6, from 4-9 PM, and Friday, November 7, from 9-11 AM. If you have not received information about P ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2014, 8:15 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Blood Drive Only a few days remain to sign up for this week’s blood drive.  Lots of time slots are still available and we need your help to reach our goal ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2014, 8:14 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Environmental Club Halloween Contest Want to show off your best Halloween costume? You can on Friday! The Environmental Club is hosting a costume contest. Everyone is welcome to wear a costume but if you ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2014, 7:40 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
  • Early Dismissal - 10/31 There will be an 11:00 dismissal on Friday. Oct. 31 for a Teachers' Institute.
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 6:17 AM by Melissa Ohlendorf
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District Calendar

The daily announcements below are the same as those read aloud each day at school.  Look below to see what we are talking about!

Google Group

Beecher Bobcat Broadcasting (BBB) has started recording daily announcements as news broadcasts.  See below for an example of this initiative.  We plan to go live on the web in the near future!

BBB News - December 6, 2013

Congratulations to Hannah Brown' 17, Reed Burnell '17, and Cydney Knapp '17 who have each been selected for a four-year college scholarship through the Give Something Back Foundation!  See below for our news coverage of this achievement, which is given to only 54 students in Will County.

BBB News - April 3, 2014

On August 28, 2014, Beecher High School administrators and faculty answered the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge of Beecher Junior High School!  Held on the front lawn after school for an audience of students, parents, and community members, those involved issued challenges of their own before dousing themselves in ice cold water to promote awareness and donations for Lou Gehrig's Disease.

BHS ASL Ice Bucket Challenge - August 28, 2014

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Apr 8, 2014, 2:09 PM
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