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

Supt. Blog – School Calendars

School Calendar: February 12, 2019 This Year (2018-2019) – With the poor weather that we have had and subsequent school days lost, our current school calendar has changed significantly. We will now be in session on the following days: Monday, April 22, 2019 Friday, May 3, 2019 Friday, May 24, 2019 Thursday, June 6, 2019 Friday, June 7, 2019 Since we only have to make up the first five (5) days missed, any additional school closings will not result in additional calendar changes. Therefore, June 7th will be the last day of student attendance and an 11a dismissal. Next Year …

Beecher 200U Schools closed today, Tuesday Feb 12th, 2019 due to weather

Beecher school district will be closed today Tuesday Feb 12th, 2019 due to weather conditions. All sports and practices are canceled. For any other information, please check back here on the school website, http://www.beecher200u.org

200u News Archive


Make-up Days

On February 13, 2019

Due to school cancellations, Beecher High School will be in session April 22, May 3, May 24, June 6, and June 7. Check email for more info.

Homecoming Events

On January 18, 2019

Due to the inclement weather, all Homecoming activities for today have been moved up by one hour. This means that the first game will be at 4:30 and be followed by the varsity game. The dance will end at 9:00pm to ensure that all students and staff can get home safely before the major weather hits our area. Their safety is paramount to Beecher High School. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause for families getting to the games earlier. We thank you for your continued support as we sh

KACC Monday

On November 8, 2018

KACC students will have class Monday morning. They will board the bus at the regular time. You will head home when you return to BHS.

BHS Daily Announcements

2/19 announcements

On February 19, 2019

Announcements Tuesday, February 19th Sports Attention baseball players: WednesdaRead more

2/15 announcements

On February 15, 2019

Announcements Friday, February 15th Sports Girls basketball bags and uniforms arRead more