538 Miller Street, PO Box 338, Beecher, IL 60401 | Phone: (708) 946-2266 x1300 | Fax: (708) 946-3403
Mr. Jack Gaham, Principal | email@example.com
Mr. Robert E. Ogdon, Dean & Athletic Director | firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Stephen D. Sarsany, Guidance Counselor | email@example.com
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.
- College Board 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll (2014-2015 school year)
- Illinois ASCD Whole Child Overall School (2017-2018 school year)
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.
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.
Superintendent’s Blog – Remote Engagement Update
April 1, 2020
Governor Pritzker has extended Illinois’ Stay-at-Home Order through April 30th. This means that Beecher 200U will remain closed through at least April 30th. As for our upcoming Spring Break, it will take place as planned. There will be no school lessons for Good Friday, April 10th or the entire week of April 13th – April 17th. To ensure connectivity, giving all students the opportunity to be engaged and learn – the school has delivered internet hot spots (free of charge) to the few families in our District with no internet connection. If you (or someone you know) has no internet, …
Beecher Community Scholarship Association Deadline
March 26, 2020
BHS Seniors: The Beecher Community Scholarship Association is due this Friday. Since the school is completely closed, you will not be able to drop off your application there. Instead, you are instructed to hand in your application at First Community Bank & Trust through the drive-in. Please put the application in an envelope that says Beecher Scholarship on it. Thanks,Mr. Sarsany
Beecher Community Scholarship AssociationOn March 26, 2020
Hello, this is a message to our High School Seniors. The Beecher Community Scholarship Association is due this Friday. Since the school is completely closed, you will not be able to drop off your application there. So, you are instructed to hand in your application at First Community Bank & Trust through the drive-in. Please put the application in an envelope that says Beecher Scholarship on it. Thank you, Mr. Sarsany
GradingOn March 26, 2020
BHS Families-There's not a lot to say in terms of an update. We (especially me) miss seeing your students at school. Schools are more that an institute of books and learning. It is a place of socialization and normalcy. I hope they are staying safe and healthy. I look forward to their return. With that being said, here is what I do know. The state has pushed our date of return to April 7 at the earliest. It is safe to say, they will push that again, but I hope I am wrong. The teachers are diggin
UpdateOn March 20, 2020
First I want to thank all the Beecher families who have stepped up to become teachers (and learners!). This is why Beecher is a great community. I am sure you have heard the news that CPS is closed through April 20 and Indiana is through May 1. We also see other states have shut down through the year. As we get updated, Mr. Cox will let us know. If it is two weeks or two months, I know we have the right group to keep our students moving forward. Make sure your students are logging in each day. T