Blackford County Schools
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Choose Blackford County Schools

Deeply rooted in our community since 1839, Blackford County Schools has been an invested partner in the success of multiple generations of students and families of Blackford and its surrounding communities. We are the number one choice for educating the future leaders of tomorrow.

In our everyday work to ensure each student’s success, we offer a wide range and selection of curricular and extracurricular opportunities.

We Meet or Exceed State Averages and Goals

Blackford County schools have met or exceeded Indiana state averages and goals in many areas such as student performance, student growth, student improvement, and graduation rate. We’re doing well, and we continue to strive for improvement.

Academic Focus

Blackford County Schools continues to focus on improving student test scores with a variety of assessments geared to monitor student success. In a number of areas, our students have outperformed the state average, yet we strive to improve.

We are proud to offer a wide selection of curricular options for students, including high ability programming, advanced placement courses, 18 dual/college credit courses, JROTC, band, choir, theatre arts, career and technical education courses, and world languages that include French, Japanese, and Spanish.

State-of-the-Art Technology

State-of-the-art technology enhances the learning process at Blackford County Schools. Computer labs, interactive SMART boards, and software geared to supporting student achievement gives BCS an edge in the tech-savvy 21st century.

Fine Arts and Extracurriculars

We offer an award-winning fine arts program. Elementary students through high school have the opportunity to participate in art, music, and band.

After-school extracurricular activities abound at Blackford County Schools. Students can participate in a wide variety of challenging and fun age-appropriate activities such as academic teams and clubs, service organizations, sports, and the arts.