538 Miller Street, PO Box 338, Beecher, IL 60401 | Phone: (708) 946-2266 x1300 | Fax: (708) 946-3403
        Mr. Jack Gaham, Principal | jgaham@beecher200u.org
        Mr. Robert E. Ogdon, Dean & Athletic Director | rogdon@beecher200u.org
        Mr. Stephen D. Sarsany, Guidance Counselor | ssarsany@beecher200u.org


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.

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 News

Upcoming Important Dates for BHS

As we reach the end of the school year, make sure you stay up-to-date on all the important events coming up at Beecher High School! Thursday 5/23 – Senior Picnic at 10:15 on the soccer field Friday 5/24 – Beecher Blitz Friday 5/31 – Graduation Practice for seniors at 10:00 in the main gym Sunday 6/2 – High School Graduation at 2:00. Doors open at 1:00 and students are required to be at BHS by 1:30 Tuesday/Wednesday 6/4-6/5 – 4th quarter EQAs for 9-11 Friday 6/7 – 11:05 A.M. dismissal for the last student day Monday 6/10 – Enjoy a …

Superintendent’s Blog – District Facilities

As promised, I am providing additional feedback from our recent Superintendent Steering Committees. This time, the focus was Facilities; the recommendations were divided into those with top priority (Tier I), projects to be considered after Tier I is complete (Tier II), and issues involving Athletic facilities. The recommendations were: Tier I Asbestos removal in the Elementary School (floors) and High School (floors and ceilings) Improved traffic flow for drop off and pick up at ES and HS, including repaving of driveways ES functionality issues Adding kindergarten and EC restrooms More secure front entryway Updating existing restrooms Improved cafeteria area HS …

200u News Archive


May 7th Announcement for Sports Information

On May 7, 2019

Sports information was sent via email on May 7th, 2019. See attached PDF's or check www.beecher200u.org or facebook.com/beecher200u

ALL School Testing

On April 4, 2019

Tuesday, April 9 will be all school testing for the PSAT and SAT starting at 8am. An email has also been sent with information. Thank you

April 19th

On March 22, 2019

Please check your emails for a press release regarding the use of BHS in collaboration with BPD and BFD on April 19th.

BHS Daily Announcements

5/24 announcements

On May 24, 2019

Announcements Friday, May 24th Sports The softball team punched their ticket toRead more

5/23 announcements

On May 23, 2019

Announcements Thursday, May 23rd Sports All boys interested in playing basketbalRead more

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