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

District in need of Substitute Teachers

The district is in need of substitute teachers. Please follow this link tofind out how to become a substitute teacher in our district.http://www.willroe.org/index.php/teachers/substitute-teacher-registration/

Superintendent’s Blog – School Resource Officer

To start the new 2019-2020 school year, Beecher 200U will once again have a full-time School Resource Officer on campus. It has been nearly a decade since we discontinued the SRO program, and we are very excited to see its return. Even though we greatly appreciate the daily attention that Chief Smith and his staff give our campus, this SRO program will allow us to protect and educate our children on a whole new level. Traditionally, when you think of a School Resource Officer, your first thought is: school safety. And yes, that will certainly be a focus of our …

200u News Archive


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.

Board Policy for Events

On March 13, 2019

As the temperature finally gets warmer, the high school would like to send out a reminder to all families of the new board policy at events on Beecher 200U properties in regards to golf carts. Part C of Board Policy 8:30 reads: On District property, all golf carts must comply with the same laws and expectations as other motorized vehicles. This includes, but is not limited to parking and speed limits. Anyone found in violation of this policy can have their vehicle towed at the owner’s expense, o

Club pictures

On February 26, 2019

Tomorrow afternoon will be yearbook club and organizational photos. If your student has a t-shirt that is club related, please have them bring it.

BHS Daily Announcements

3/22 announcements

On March 22, 2019

Announcements Friday, March 22nd Sports For any boys basketball player that metRead more

3/21 announcements

On March 21, 2019

Announcements Thursday, March 21st Sports For any boys basketball player that meRead more

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