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Proud Home of the Bruins

Blackford High School is home to 550 students known as the mighty Bruins. Located in Blackford County, Indiana, our school exemplifies excellence in academics, competition, and character.

We invite our community to stay in tune with and learn about all things Bruin as you explore the pages of our website. We’re confident that once you know us, you will Believe in the Bruins as much as we do.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

We have set aside Monday, January 23 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. for our BHS parents and guardians to visit individual teachers in their classrooms. You are welcome to schedule an appointment with your child’s teacher by e-mail. You may also call our front office at (765) 348.7560. We hope to see you Monday, January 23!

New Dismissal Procedures for Student Pick Up

A Message from Our Principal

Dear Bruins Families and Community,

Hello! My name is Scott Shimer. I am the principal at Blackford High School. We are looking forward to a great school year, and we are excited to have you visit our web site. Please call our building to ask any questions you may have about the fall semester. I hope you had a great summer! Please let us know if we can answer any questions!


Mr. Scott Shimer

Mr. Scott Shimer