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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.

New Dismissal Procedures for Student Pick Up

A Message from Our Principal

Dear Bruins Families and Community,

Hello, all! Winter is upon us and we are looking forward to spring. We have testing for ISTEP in the near future so please keep your students rested and ready for each day. Please call if you have questions about anything, and let us know if we can help you in any way.


Mr. Scott Shimer

Mr. Scott Shimer