Welcome to Blackford High School


 Home of the Blackford Bruins





Blackford High School Mission: 

Fostering achievement, independence and character,

preparing students for careers, college, and life.

Blackford High School Vision: 

The vision of Blackford High School is to promote a career-enabling and college-going culture through strong instructional leadership, blended learning, rigorous instruction, and collaboration.  Students will develop the mindset and essential skills to be independent and own their futures in the 21st century.

Our Core Values:

Respect-Responsibility-Courage-Integrity-Hope-Compassion-Perseverance-Personal Best-Ownership-Pride





Yearbooks are HERE!!

Graduating seniors may pick them up during lunch times next week.  Extra books will be sold on a first come basis for $60.

Blackford High School starts the school day at 8:03 a.m. and dismisses at 3:08 p.m. every day.

The school office hours are 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

BHS Announcements

 Bruin Club will begin on Wednesday, September 3rd, from 3:08-4:30, in the library.  Bruin Club will held on Mondays and Wednesdays.

JROTC has placed large boxes in each of the SRT classes to collect non-perishable food items, toiletries, gently used, cleaned, or new blankets, coats, gloves, or scarves for Blackford County residents needing assistance.  They will be collecting items for one month and the SRT that collects the most items will receive a pizza party.

 Astronomy Club will hold a meeting on Tuesday, September 2nd, until 4:30pm, in Mr. French's room (205).

 1st Quarter Mid-terms will be given out on Friday, September 5th.

 NHS will have meeting for eligible candidates on Friday, September 5th, starting at 7:15am, in the library.  Please be sure to see Ms. Bartlett if you did not receive your eligibility letter for this meeting.

 The registration deadline to sign up to take the SAT is Monday, September 8th.  Please see Guidance if you have any questions about signing up for the test.
 A Senior Parents Meeting will be held on Monday, September 8th, from 6:30-7:30, in the cafeteria.  Important information will be shared regarding graduation, college applications, financial aid, and scholarships.

 A representative from University of Indianapolis will be at school on Monday, September 29th, at 9am.  Sign up in Guidance Office to meet with the representative.
A representative from Wabash College will be at school on Monday, October 20th, at 9am.  This visit will be for male students only.  Sign up in Guidance Office to meet with the representative.


There are NO delayed start

Wednesdays this year!!

         2392 N. State Road 3 N.          Hartford City, IN 47348           Phone: 765-348-7560         Fax: 765-348-7568

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