Welcome to Blackford County Schools
Those individuals interested in applying for the school board may do so by submitting a written letter of interest to the Blackford County Schools (Attention: President John Payne) at 0668 West 200 South, Hartford City, IN 47348.
In order to qualify for this position, a candidate must reside within the Northside and Southside Elementary school district.
On December 3, 2014, the Blackford County Schools Board of Trustees began the first of a series of community meetings to begin to discuss the future of our school system. Below are copies of the two PowerPoint presentations that were presented. The first presentation was presented by Dr. Croner (Superintendent) and outlines our historical enrollment trends as well as how enrollment affects our corporation’s General Fund.
Session # 4 - Presentation - June 3, 2015
Click here to view Dr. Coner's presentation - Feedback Meeting
Click here to view student location map
Session # 3 - Presentation - March 16, 2015
Click here to view Dr. Croner's presentation on funding
Session #2 - Presentation - January 21, 2015
Click here to view Dr. Croner's presentation on programming - Part 1
Click here to view Dr. Croner's presentation on programming - Part 2
Session #1 - Presentation - December 3, 2014
Click here to view Dr. Croner’s Presentation
The second presentation was presented by Matt Mayol (OMS/BSU) and represents a series of possible reorganization options the corporation could take to help reduce our General Fund expenditures.
Click here to view the Blackford Board Presentation