Rocket Report

July 1, 2019

Special Back to School Rocket Report will be sent out Monday, July 8th!

Be sure to check out our next SPECIAL Back to School Rocket Report that will be released next Monday, July 8th!

School supply lists, fee's, and other important information will be available at that time.

Stay tuned and spread the word!

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Thank you Mr. Thorbahn for everything you have done for B-C-S schools! Good luck on your next adventure!

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Student Transportation Request Form

Student Transportation Request Form:

Please complete the Google Form or print the form off and complete by July 8th! Forms may be mailed to: Benton-Carroll-Salem Board of Education Office 11685 W. State Route 163 Oak Harbor, Ohio 43449 ATTN: Transportation Director.

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Summer Lunch Club - Join us for lunch every Tuesday and Thursday through August 15th!

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Voting Information

Ballot Issue

For more information regarding the upcoming levy please visit our website

Q: When and how do I vote?

A: Voting is Tuesday, August 6, 2019.

Voter registration ends July 8, 2019.

Absentee Voting (Early Voting) begins on July 9, 2019, at the Ottawa County Board of Elections office located at 8444 West SR 163 in Oak Harbor (just west of the Ottawa County Fairground).

Voters can show up in person at their office at the following times:

Monday through Friday from July 9 through July 26 from 8--5. From Monday, July 29 through Friday, August 2 the Board of Elections is open from 8--7 for early voting. On Saturday, August 3 they are open from 8--4; on Sunday, August 4 they are open from 1--5; and on Monday, August 5 they are open from 8--2.

August 6th Levy Informational/Q & A Meetings

*Coffee Connections at Blackberry Corners: 7/25/19 at 10 AM

*Facebook Live on District Facebook Page: 7/25/19 at 5:30 PM

*Community Meeting: 7/25/19 at 6:15 PM at the OHHS Auditorium

*If you would like a Board member to come to your home to talk with you about the levy, please call the Board Office at (419) 898-6210 to arrange this.

*You can also call or email your questions at anytime to:

Superintendent Guy Parmigian:, or (419) 898-6210

Treasurer Cajon Keeton:, or (419) 898-6210

Join Us for the next Levy Informational and Q&A Meetings - Thursday, July 25th!

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District Calendar for B-C-S Local School District for the 2019-2020 School Year!

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Important Dates for the Opening of the 2019-2020 School Year

Mark your calendars...

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

$District Wide Fee Collection at OHHS from 9 AM until 8 PM

4th Grade Open House at OHMS from 4:30--6 PM

Thursday, August 15, 2019

$District Wide Fee Collection at OHHS from 9 AM until 8 PM

Kindergarten Open House at R.C. Waters from 4:30--6 PM

High School Open House from 6--7:30 PM

8th Grade Orientation at OHHS Auditorium at 6 PM

Monday, August 19, 2019

Teacher Work Day

R.C. Waters Elementary Open House 4:30--6 PM

Oak Harbor Middle School Open House 5--6:30 PM

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Opening Day: ALL B-C-S Staff Report to OHHS Auditorium at 8 AM

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

1st Day of School For Students

3rd Annual Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station Community Day & Car Show!

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What's Going On At RC Waters Elementary?

Follow RC Waters Elementary on Twitter to keep up with what's going on!


Looking for School Supply Lists?

School supply lists will be featured in a special "Back to School" Rocket Report featured the week of July 8th! Stay tuned!

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What's Going On At Oak Harbor Middle School?

Follow Oak Harbor Middle School on Twitter to keep up with what's going on!


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Looking for School Supply Lists?

School supply lists will be featured in a special "Back to School" Rocket Report featured the week of July 8th! Stay tuned!

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Follow Oak Harbor High School on Twitter to keep up with what's going on!


Ottawa County’s Manufacturing Boot Camp News!

Great wrap up to Ottawa County’s Manufacturing Boot camp! OHHS/PENTA teachers showing how we can weave real-world work skills into their classes! Lucky to have staff who collaborate with community businesses in the summer!

Rocket Sports Highlight

Mandatory Fall Athletes Parent/Athlete Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, July 24th from 7:00 - 8:00 PM @ OHHS -- Mark your calendars!
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Congratulations to the 2019 State Qualifiers that were recognized at the June 25th board meeting!

B-C-S Alum Highlight Nominations needed!

The Benton-Carroll-Salem School District wishes to highlight the accomplishments of its graduates who reside in our area, the nation, and the world!

The B-C-S Alum Highlight will be featured in the Sampler and in other media throughout our area. We know that Rocket Pride is strong, and so are the accomplishments and contributions of B-C-S alumni.

We look forward to recognizing and honoring the extraordinary individuals who are graduates of Oak Harbor High School.

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Stay Connected W/ B-C-S Schools

About Us

The school district was founded on July 1, 1967 due to the consolidation of the Benton Township School District, the Carroll Township School District, and the Salem-Oak Harbor School District.Benton-Carroll-Salem Local School District, home of the Oak Harbor Rockets, serves 1700 students on three campuses: R.C. Waters Elementary School (Grades K--3), Oak Harbor Middle School (Grades 4--7), and Oak Harbor High School (Grades 8--12). The district is committed to serving the needs of all students to prepare them for the challenges of citizenship, the workforce, and life long learning.

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