Blackford County Schools


Bruins are worth bragging about, and we have a lot to say! You’ll find all the good news and the important announcements you need to know right here.

Graduation 2018

We have set the date for the Blackford High School Class of 2018 graduation for Friday, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the BHS gymnasium. Please make sure to mark your calendar for this exciting day!

Skyward Critical Issue - Student Management & Business Management

Please note that there are currently some mobile app issues on Android devices. This is an important announcement for Student Management and Business Management customers who use the Skyward Mobile app on an Android device. 

What is the issue?

In a recent update to the Android version of the Skyward Mobile app, users were experiencing issues with logging in. Student Management users were experiencing student display issues and Business Management users were unable to change their TrueTime status. 

How do I correct the problem?

An updated version of the Skyward Mobile app is now available in the Google Play Store. This update resolves all issues.

BHS Announcements

Stay up-to-date and mark your calendar with these upcoming Blackford High School (BHS) events:

  • January 26: BHS Key Club/Kiwanis Club all you can eat tenderloin fry in the BHS cafeteria from 4:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Tickets are available from any Kiwanis or Key Club member or at the door.
  • January 27: ISSMA solo and ensemble 7-12 (band)
  • February 3: ISSMA solo and ensemble 7-12 (voice and piano)
  • February 3: Northside Robot Club in the BHS gym from 7:00 a.m.-3:00p.m.
  • February 10: Winter dance from 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. in the BHS cafeteria. Tickets will go on sale on January 29 during lunch and are $7 per single and $12 per couple. Students may only have one "F" to attend this event.
  • February 16: FFA chicken noodle dinner before the BHS/Southern Wells basketball game. The dinner is from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. in the BHS cafeteria. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children and are available from FFA members.
  • February 19: Jazz band concert at 7:30 p.m. at Lake Placid.
  • February 22: BCS band concert (grades 7-12) at 7:00 p.m. in the BHS gym.
  • February 24-25: Rhoton basketball tourney from 6:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
  • March 3: Painting fundraiser from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. in the BHS cafeteria.