Rocket Report

October 29, 2018

U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur and State Rep. Steve Arndt attend October Board Meeting

At the October 23rd B-C-S Board Meeting, U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur talked with B-C-S teachers prior to the meeting. OHMS Student Council and those in attendance during the board meeting also had the opportunity to talk with U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur.

State Rep. Steve Arndt was also in attendance and provided comments after receiving thanks from B-C-S Board for the B-C-S Bridge Legislation he led.

Thank you U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur and State Rep. Steve Arndt for attending our Board meeting last night and for your support at B-C-S Local School District.

Halloween in the Halls a Spooky Good Time!

Halloween in the Halls was a success! Last Thursday, Oak Harbor High School hosted its second annual “Halloween in the Halls” celebration organized by their student council. Thank you to everyone who volunteered and made this event possible! As always, we could not do this without our amazing community and your support! Thank you all so much for helping us with another successful Halloween in the Halls!

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Tune in every Monday for #MakeADifferenceMonday where we will feature a stakeholder, student, or fellow alumni answering "Five questions for B-C-S"

This week B-C-S is featuring, The Rocket Football Team!

Our #MakeADifferenceMonday is a little different this week, we would like to feature our Oak Harbor Rockets Football team for all their hard work and dedication this season!

Congratulations to the Oak Harbor Rocket Football 2018 Sandusky Bay Conference Champs. We are SO proud of Coach May and our hard working Team!

The Oak Harbor Rockets will take on Marion Pleasant Saturday night, November 3, at home in Rocket Stadium in the First Round of the OHSAA Div. V Region 18 football playoffs. Tickets will go on sale starting Tuesday in the HS main office! The game will begin at 7 P.M.

Let's show our #RocketPride

Mandatory WINTER OHSAA Parent Meeting Scheduled

The Oak Harbor winter OHSAA parent meeting will be held on Monday, November 12 at 7:00 PM in the HS Cafeteria. If you attended the fall meeting you will only need to attend the sport specific portion of the meeting with the coaches beginning around 7:30.

Please spread the word!

Toledo Symphony Side by Side Concert will be held at OHHS!

The BCS Music Boosters are proud to feature the Toledo Symphony Orchestra in a Side by Side concert with the OHHS Music Department and both Woodmore and Port Clinton choirs on Sunday, November 25, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for K-12 students, college students, and seniors 62+. We expect a complete and total sell out. Hope to see you there for this exciting event!

WHO: Toledo Symphony Orchestra in concert with OHHS Music Department

WHEN: Sunday, November 25, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Special guests Woodmore Symphonic Chorale and Port Clinton Choir featuring OHHS Alum Chelsea Smith, soprano.

Tickets - $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for students/senior citizens.

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OSU Marching Band In Concert!

The Oak Harbor Music Department, BCS Music Boosters & Ottawa County Ohio State Alumni Club are proud to host The Ohio State University Marching Band in concert! The band will be performing on Friday, November 9th at 7:30 pm in the Oak Harbor HS Gymnasium, performing highlights from their halftime shows this season as well as Buckeye favorites!

Tickets are $10 each (4 and under free) and are available for purchase at:

Oak Harbor HS Football Games (October 5th & October 26th)
Oak Harbor HS Office (M-F 8am-3pm)
Oak Harbor MS Office (M-F (7:30am-3: 30 pm)
Our Guest Inn & Suites (Port Clinton)
Mail-Order Form (available on our website,
Oak Harbor Band Department (

Come join us for an amazing opportunity to see The Ohio State University Marching Band right here in Oak Harbor!
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Coffee Connections Announced for 2018

District citizens are invited to join B-C-S Superintendent Guy Parmigian and Treasurer Cajon Keeton to attend a district coffee. Coffees provide an informal opportunity to introduce yourself, chat, ask questions, and learn more about the B-C-S school system and where we are heading. All district citizens are invited to attend. There are no reservations needed, and there is no cost to attend.

Below is a listing of the dates/times/locations of Coffee Connections:

November 13 - McDonald's at 8:30 AM

December 5 - Blackberry at 11:30 AM

Contact the Board Office at 898-6210 if you have any questions.


Don't Forget! Election day is Tuesday, November 6th!

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

The voting registration deadline for the November 6th general election is Tuesday, October 9.

Early voting takes place at the Ottawa County Board of Elections (in the Veterans Memorial Building) 8444 W. St. Rt. 163, Ste. 101 Oak Harbor, OH 43449


*Monday, October 29 ~ Friday, November 2 from 8 AM—7 PM

*Sunday, November 4 from 1 PM—5 PM

*Monday, November 5 from 8 AM—2 PM

Here is the schedule for early voting in Ottawa County.

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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!


RC Waters K-2 Learn about Fire Safety!

The Portage Fire Department came to present to the K-2 students at RCW about fire safety. Students were able to hear a smoke detector, see a firefighter in full gear, and check out the fire engines! Thank you, Portage Fire Dept.


Pumpkin Party!

Mrs. Byington’s class won the Boxtop collection contest. They earned a pumpkin party, sponsored by TIE. It was fun to watch their creativity!

“Lunch with the Principal”

Mrs. Bryant enjoyed lunch with Carson this past week. He bought a “Lunch with the Principal” coupon from the Dojo cart. He was so excited but we know Mrs. Bryant was the lucky one!



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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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Congratulations OHMS - THE PRemier School in Ottawa County!

Halloween In The Halls

Halloween in the Halls 2018....thanks for having us again OHHS Student Council!

OHMS Student Council District Spotlight at October Board Meeting!

OHMS Student Council had the chance to listen to U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur and State Rep. Steve Arndt speak at the board meeting held on October 23rd!

7th Grade Students of the Month!

Congratulations Students!

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


OHHS Thespians to Perform Three One-Act Comedies

Join the Thespians for a night of warm fall laughter. Three for the Show presents three one-act comedies, After Hours, Check Please, and Androcles and the Lion, to welcome new talent and see some familiar faces to the OHHS stage. Shows are Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 1-3 at 7:30. Tickets, available at the door, are $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for students and seniors. Hope you can join us!

Friday Morning Coffee Cart for Staff off to a Great Start!

The coffee cart is up and running at OHHS. A big shoutout to Mrs. Mills, her staff, and especially her students, for all of their hard work. Friday mornings just got a whole lot better!

OHHS Music Performance Class is looking for Instrument donations!

Do you have an old guitar or bass guitar laying around? Have your days of shredding come to an end? If so, the Oak Harbor HS Music Performance class could be that instrument's new home! The class is looking for donations of gently used guitars, basses, and related equipment such as amps and cables. If you have anything you think may be useful to a class that focuses on rock/pop/modern music, please send an email to or bring your instrument by the high school!

Pregame pump up!!

OHHS Halloween in the halls in on!!

Preparing for Halloween in the Halls!



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  • The Lady Rocket Volleyball Team travels to Lexington on Thursday, Nov. 1 at 7:30 pm to take on Parma Heights Holly Name in the OHSAA Div ll Regionals. This only the second time in Oak Harbor history that the Rockets have made it to Regionals. Come out and support the Lady Rocket

  • The Oak Harbor Rockets will take on Marion Pleasant Saturday Night November 3 at home in Rockets Stadium in the First Round of the OHSAA Div. V Region 18 football playoffs. Tickets will go on sale starting Tuesday in the HS main office.

  • Official Results 38th/84 Marcus Hartlage Oak Harbor 17:37.6 Great season Marcus

  • Final score from Oak Harbor. The Rocket 24 Port Clinton 7. The Oak Harbor Rockets are 2018 SBC Bay Division Champions

  • Rocket with the 4th game 25-24 to win the match. Lady Rockets are District Champions

  • Final score from Lake HS. Toledo Central Catholic 1, Oak Harbor Rockets 0. Great effort Lady Rockets

  • Rockets win game 3 25-12. Rockets play on Thursday at Findlay HS at 6:00 for the district championship



WEEK OF 10/29/2018

Monday, October 29

HS ~ DECA Fall Leadership Conference @ Greater Columbus Convention Center

Tuesday, October 30

HS ~ DECA Fall Leadership Conference @ Greater Columbus Convention Center

HS ~ Blood Drive

Saturday, November 3

9:00 AM A MS ~ Swimming & Diving - Perkins Relays - Away

Sunday, November 4

2:00 OM HS ~ Rehearsal with Oak Harbor, Port Clinton and Woodmore Choirs


B-C-S would like to wish all of our students, staff, families, and friends a safe and happy Halloween!

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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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