Rocket Report

December 2, 2019


Spectacular, Historic 2019 Campaign for Rocket Football.

We are all PROUD of our elite student-athletes and coaching!


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Sunday Fun Open Swims at Oak Harbor High School

Benton-Carroll-Salem Schools is pleased to announce new times for Sunday Fun Open Swims at the Oak Harbor High School Pool for all B-C-S students, families, and community members starting on January 12, 2020. Racquet ball courts will also be open to adults during these times. The pool and racquet ball courts will be open on the following Sundays from 2:00 until 4:00 PM: January 12, 19, 26; February 2, 9, 16, 23; March 1, March 8, March 15.

Pool admission cost to be paid at the door for B-C-S students is only $1, and B-C-S adults will be $2. Racque tball courts will be open to B-C-S adults only for an additional charge of $2 (limit 4 per court). A lifeguard and site director will be on site to ensure safety. Please note that these Sunday Fun times will be cancelled if Ottawa County is on a Level Two or Level Three Snow Emergency as announced by the Ottawa County Sheriff.

Please call Mrs. Alison Wolf, Oak Harbor HS Assistant Principal at 419-898-6216 if you have any questions.

Acorn Alley

For more information and registration forms, please visit

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Restoration of School Busing Service

Dear B-C-S Parents/Guardians:

Due to passage of the levy, busing is being brought back similar to what it was last school year. We will start transporting students in high school (including Penta) and students who live within 2 miles of our schools on January 6, 2020.

Please call Transportation Director Jeannie Behnken if you have any questions (419-898-6214).

Thank you for your continued support.

One School, One Town, One Family!

Click the picture below to play video!

A special thank you to our Rocket Alumni, Oscar Garcia Jr. for producing this awesome video!

One School, one town, one family!
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Looking to view your students meal account activity?

To add money to, or otherwise access (check balances, etc) your child's school lunch account, you can go to this link below:

To access this in the future, you can go to the B-C-S Website ( under the Parents Tab.

Everyone has to register if you have not logged in. If you need help with registering please call us.

Thank you.

B-C-S Food Service Department.

Victoria Coffman:

419-898-6216, Ext. 2210

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

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Community News and Events!

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On Saturday December 7, 2019 at 4:15pm Santa’s friends from the Portage District Fire Department will be guiding him through the streets of the village as he announces his arrival and opens the 2019 Holiday Season.

At 5:00pm Santa will arrive at the Log Cabin to light the Village Christmas Tree and to visit with the children.

Each child will have the opportunity to share their Christmas wish list with Santa at the Log Cabin. After their visit with Santa the children will then receive Santa Bucks and be able to shop for two (2) free gift items for their loved ones from several businesses in downtown. There will be several businesses open that night and parents will receive an entry card, if you and your children visit each of the participating stores and have your card stamped, you can then enter your card into a drawing for $100 in gift certificates! After the children have purchased their gifts they may proceed to Portage Fire Station for Cookies and Cocoa and parents can turn in their entries for the drawing. These activities will be available from 5pm-7pm.

Santa will also be at the Log Cabin from 6pm-8pm on Dec 13th & 20th.

For more information, please contact the office at 419-898-0479.


The Oak Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce will be offering gift wrapping services for the Holiday Season. All proceeds will benefit the Olde Fashioned Christmas Celebration in downtown Oak Harbor, and prices will range from $1 - $5 depending on the size of the gift. Customers can drop their gifts off Monday – Friday between 8am-4pm. They will begin accepting gifts to wrap on Monday November 25, 2019 and will wrap through December 19, 2019. If you have any questions, please call 419-898-0479 or stop by at 161 W. Water Street, Oak Harbor, OH 43449.

What's Going On At RC Waters Elementary?

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Can't Hide Our Rocket Pride!

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What's Going On At Oak Harbor Middle School?

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Check Out What We Did This Week ......

Happy Thanksgiving!

What a great Thanksgiving feast last week at OHMS! Mrs. Mills, Mrs. Thomas, Mrs. Witkowski, and their staffs sure know how to plan an awesome meal! Happy Thanksgiving to all!

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After School Fun!

Students OHMS stay after school to enjoy some corn hole and fun with friends.

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Native American Projects

4th graders OHMS hare their Native American projects with parents.

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Important Announcements!

The Following Students made the honor roll for the 1st Quarter of the 19-20 School Year

4th Grade


Scarlet Augsburger, Markus Barker, Kaylee Barron, Aden Belcher, Everett Bolander, Audrey Branum, Jeven Buehler, Tanis Cooper, Xavier Flower, Kendall Gaines, Althea Guerard, Kate Hayes, Emma Hodgins, Addison Laubacher, Andrew May, Alana Sarty, Skyler Schultz, Austin Torres, Lilly Weakley

HONOR ROLL (3.5-3.9)

Gabriel Acosta, Haylin Adkinson, Elizabeth Avery, Colleen Barron, Izabella Bolen,

Boston Buhrow, James Farnham, Matthew Fausey, Zoe Finken, Vayda Floro, Alivia Garber, Alexis Glover, Joseph Goulette, Logan Greener, Chase Haer, Kimber Hasselbach, Kayleigh Henry, Miley Hogue,

Ava Hutton, Huntter Johnston, Milanna Jones, Mikayla Keith, Piper Knakiewicz, Jacob Lalonde,

Hudson Lindsay, Taylee Lochotzki, Levi Magers, Jack McGowan, Sophie Nycz, Shane Ontko, Max Perkins,

Sean Pickering, Cailin Randolph, Ryan Riojas, Lyla Rose, Caden Sindeldecker, Hanna Sprenger,

Annabel Stewart, Cole Williams, Matthew Winters, Caleb Wolford, Hailey Worstell

MERIT ROLL (3.0-3.4)

Luc Atwater, Spencer Beaver-Tyson, Brennan Butzin, Moargan Caseman, Bray Chapman, Mason Downs, Skylit Edwards, Zachary Ford, Koy Fowler, Florina Frey-Nagy, Emily Hutton , Marissa Jessee, Chance Kelley, Jaxon Klacik,

Lilly Kline, Zack Lukac, Jayden Mincer, Serenity Monhollen, Bryar Myerholtz, Nathan Noble, Liam Peters, Emmy Pocs, Colton Ray, Victoria Salazar, Spencer Schultz, Josh Sheets, Lily Snyder, Ashlynn Thebeau,

Eric Winebrenner

5th Grade


Alexandria Adams, Chelsea Arden, Nolan Arnold, Aidan Boss, Rylie Budinger, Mackenzie Chaffin, Olivia Cherry, Brinlee Chovan, Hannah Clymer, Rhiley Conners, Addison Coutcher,

Jillyan Croy, Aleigha Dusseau, Brooklyn Garcia, Cole Griffin, Zach Hallett, Chase Harder, Zavier Hess, Addison Holcomb, Matthew Hubans, Kobe Huston, Tyler Johannsen, Delaney Johnson,

Kyndall Kaiser, Wade Kapp, Mike Kruszka, Morgan Lalonde, Payne Lohman, Olivia May, Avery Mikolas, Karmela Neiderhouse, William Reynolds, Haylee Robinson, Layne Roguski, Myley Sandwisch, Kennedy Slates, Libby Snodrass, Garyn Stewart, Tyler Stewart, Ryan Supinski, Brooke Tabbert, Caden Walleman, Lily Wilson, Braxtin Witt, Kaden Zetzer, William Zunk, III

HONOR ROLL (3.5-3.9)

Skylar Ballin, Aubrey Bercaw, Alexander Berman, Claire Blausey, Kennedy Bores, Tucker Brown, Carly Chanthavong, Trinity Cooley, Zoey Craddock, Cadence Crawford, Miyanna Gardner,

Olivia Gendaszek, Hunter Giesler, Dakota Gluth, Charlie Hablitzel, Ayden Hall, Turner Hayes,
Cameron Hogg, Landon Ish, Ethan Johnson, Ashleigh Meckfessel, Riley Moyer,

Elizabeth Murphy, Henry Noble, Riley Noble, Ava Sautter, Nick Scarberry, Madelynn Schiets, Nolan Smith, Grayson Zimmer

MERIT ROLL (3.0-3.4)

Brayden Ayres, Fischer Conn, Sammie Dietz, Ali Fox, Benito Garcia, Ayden Gaskalla, Ava Goetz, Faith Gukeisen, Taylor Haycox, Damian Heredia, Alexis Hill, Thomas Kaiser, Hunter Lenke, Dane Lewis, Kelsey Marquart, Kason Marshall, Sarah Musch. Brayden Overmyer, Mikayla Overmyer, Isabella Rimboch, Jude Riojas, Cassandra Roberts, Tabitha Roberts, Colton Spencer, Erin Sutkus, Cheyenne Turpin, Olivia VanNess, Teagan Varga

6th Grade


Claire Adkins, Wyatt Augsburger, Tatum Baumgartner, Abigail Coutcher, Chloe Everage, Hayley Fallgren, Sophia Grieger, Karter, Haas, Alayna Hall, Everett Hand, Madison Hand, Olivia Hand, Sara Hodgins, Madelyn Lenke, Ryder Lindsay, Lyla Mikolas, Bodee Miller, Brennan O’ Neill, Alyssa Pickering, Brayden Porath, Tiffany Potter, Alex Rife, Anna Sage, Logan Schiets, Lainey Schmidt, Cooper Schultz, Brianna Sensmeier, Chloe Shupe, Carson Slates, Chloe Smith, Austin Sorg, Carson Steinbrick, Madison Torres, Peyton Wagner, Adaline Warren, Christopher Zoltani

HONOR ROLL (3.5-3.9)

Brady Ager, Jack Barron, Travis Bouyer, Emma Bradbury, Hunter Branum, Natalie Eldred, Evan Gardiner, Adan Greer, Isabel Hand, Addison Hartman, Nicholas Heishman,

Joshua Hernandez, Fulton Krupp, Jacob Lenke, Emma Lewis, Derek Lochotzki, Kaitlyn Meloche, Christian Morgan, Matthew Parks, Autumn Pocs, Nevaeh Sanders,

Braden Schultz, Emily Slagle, Xavier Snyder, Lilly Taylor, Jennifer Thompson, Amelia Tooman, Natalia Wagner, Derek Wolf, Micah Wonderly, Blake Woodrick

MERIT ROLL (3.0-3.4)

Joey Briggs, Edward Brooks, Mercedes Cover, Addi Dusseau. Michael Fausey, Makaylah Fleming, Brianna Fuller, Tracer German, Owen Gradel, Ashlyn Hall, Hunter Hotz, Mya Huether,

Julie Hutton, Abby Jennings, Ford Joseph, Ava Lynch, Hayden McGee, Destiny Mitchell,

Ivy Moss, Alex Mowel, Blake Nickel, Taylor Ontko, Cody Pelz, Elektra Romo, Joshua Sander, Isaac Schulte, Caleb Sprenger, Addyson Turner, Elizabeth Vroman, Austin Weber,

Aaron Weber, Jr., Ian Wilczynski

7th Grade


Odin Ager, Lily Arden, Macie Arden, Hailey Ayres, Ryleigh Brenaman-Trumbull, Ava Chanthavong, Austin Cherry, Katie Collins, Kalyssa Dehring, Josh Fallgren, Camdyn Fauver, Adisen Gendaszek, Alexandra Hanney, Alexandra Hanney, Audrey Hasselbach, Bella Lake, Brady Losie, Elise Mollison, Jaxson Overmyer, Macey Parker, Lily Perry, Allyson Phillips, Jenna Piper, Carson Ridener, Isaac Ridener, Peyton Sautter, Lannden Schiets, Hannah Schimmoeller, Madison Smith, Addison Sommers, Brooklynn Starkey, Ethan Stokes, Tyler Thompson, Caiden Velliquette, Nathan Warnke, Mya Wright, Sophia Zunk

HONOR ROLL (3.5-3.9)

Jacob Allen, Addison Auer, Caleb Baker, Ethan Branum, Daemon Britt, Brayden Butzin, Noah Clapsaddle, Charli Clark, Colton Clark, Omar Cooley, Laney Craddock,

Ellie Dobbelare, Ella Freebern, Brayden Garcia, Allie Giezie, Noah Haycox, Cole Janes, Emma Jensen, Chloe Kelley, Michael Lalonde, III, Karson Lash, Landon Losie,

Logan McKitrick, Tommy Overmyer, Emma Reinhart, Toby Richardson, Jacob Ridener, Makenna Roberts, Joscelyn Rollheiser, Abby Schiller, Effie Schulte, Jacob Seaman, Peyton Stewart, Samara Tack, Trent Wadsworth, David Warner, Allison Wisler, Madison Witt

MERIT ROLL (3.0-3.4)

Collin Biehler, Hannah Blackman, Corrina Brough, Haylee Craig, Samantha Delahamaide,

Kierra Densic, Jesse Garner, Ava Geyer, Paxton Howey, Caleb Hug, Abby Hutton, Aliya Ibarra, Noah Jess, Kayley Johnson, Serenity Krehmke, Josie Minton, Marin Nolan, Lincoln Richards, Harly Sheets, Levi Snodgrass, Gage Sturgill, Anicka Westover, Gavin Witt


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Thank you Rocket Cheerleaders, The Band and Karbor Krazies for being loud and proud for your Rockets this season! Your support and enthusiasm was contagious!

To our Football team and coaches - thank you for the historic season! You represented your school and community with class! We are so proud of you!

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Join Us for 'Silent Night' - OHHS Annual Christmas Concert!

We invite you to join us Sunday, December 15 at 3:00 pm for ‘Silent Night’, our annual Christmas concert featuring the various OHHS Choirs, soloists, and small vocal ensembles.

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2019 Application Day!

Seniors took the opportunity last week to apply for admission to colleges during our 2019 Application Day event. Our Sophomore Exploratory students also had the chance to apply for admission to Penta for their junior year.

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Annual Career Night is December 9th!

We are gearing up for our annual Career Night for potential students and parents on Mon. Dec. 9 from 6 pm to 8 pm. If you are thinking about career-technical training options in high school, then check out Career Night. A general information session starts at 6:30 pm.


A Huge Thank you to Mid-County EMS, Portage Fire, and The Oak Harbor Police Department for escorting the Rockets through town on their way to Strongsville High School to take on Kirtland HS in the Division V OHSAA State Semifinal Football game

Thanksgiving Vacation Workout Group!

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Congratulations Olivia!

Congratulations to Olivia Rahm as she continues her academic and athletic career in volleyball at Terra State Community College!

  • Final score from the Launch Pad:
    Oak Harbor Lady Rockets 49 Genoa Lady Comets 47
    Way to Battle Ladies!
  • Proud to present Jac Alexander The Jill Mincheff “Rocket Pride” Sportsmanship and Integrity Award!

Rocket Cheerleading Honarary Spirit Award!

Congratulations to our first recipient of the Rocket Cheerleading Honorary Spirit Award. We are so grateful for their support and spirit. Congratulations to Tom and Candie Dewitz!

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Did you Know? B-C-S Local School District provides free and appropriate educational services to all children with disabilities

The Benton-Carroll-Salem Local School District provides free and appropriate educational services to all children with disabilities ages 3 - 21 residing within the school district, regardless of the severity of their disability. These services are provided in programs meeting rules adopted by the State Board of Education. Parents of children attending public, parochial, or private schools should contact Jim Boss, Director of Student Services, at 419-898-3280 if they suspect their child has a disability.



WEEK OF 12/02/2019

Tuesday, December 3

4:30 PM H MS ~ Boys Basketball - Perkins

4:30 PM A MS ~ Girls Basketball - Perkins

6:00 PM A HS ~ Girls Basketball - Toledo Christian

6:00 PM RC ~ TIE Meeting

Wednesday, December 4

5:00 PM H MS ~ Swim/Dive - Margaretta

5:30 PM A HS ~ Swim & Diving - Norwalk

Thursday, December 5

4:30 PM A MS ~ Boys Basketball - Bellevue

4:30 PM H MS ~ Girls Basketball - Bellevue

Friday, December 6

4:00 PM A HS ~ JV Wrestling - Northwood Invite

Saturday, December 7

9:00 AM A HS ~ Wrestling - Findlay Duals

9:30 AM A HS ~ JV Wrestling - Northwood Invite

10:00 AM A MS ~ Wrestling - Genoa Invite

11:00 AM H HS ~ Girls Basketball - Edison

Sunday, December 8

3:00 PM HS ~ "A Holiday Celebration!" Band Concert - 8th & HS

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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