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

Beecher 200u Employment Opportunities

The Beecher Community School District has many exciting employment opportunities available for various positions and experience levels. Follow this link to find more information and take the next step in your career!

BHS Marching Band

BHS is so proud of these 8 students for taking the first steps to bring back our marching band program! Thanks to Mr. Hodac and Ms. Hughes too!

200u News Archive


Graduation info.

On June 3, 2019

Hello! Thank you for making Sunday a great day. We cannot say enough positive things about the class of 2019. We've had many inquiries as to how to order pictures or the video from Sunday's graduation ceremony. Photos - Within the next 48 hours, the link should be updated with our event. Follow the link and you can order online. https://killoranphotography.smugmug.com/ Video - If you would like to purchase a video of the ceremony, call Killoran Photography and you can order by phone. Tom Killora

Graduation practice

On May 31, 2019

A quick reminder that senior graduation practice is today at 10am. Please be here on time to start practice. The ceremony is Sunday at 2pm. The doors will open at 1 for families to begin taking their seats. Graduates must be here by 1:15 to meet in the library to get set up. Lastly, due to the substantial amount of rain we have gotten and will continue to get, no vehicles are allowed to be parked in the grass. Parking can be done in the lot East of the high school, along the drive, in the studen

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

BHS Daily Announcements