Rocket Report

October 8, 2019

B-C-S Welcomes Senator Gavarone

Senator Gavarone presents Commendations to BCS students & staff for being one of the Top Rated districts in NW Ohio!

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Reminder: NO SCHOOL MONDAY, OCtober 14th!

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The 41st Annual Oak Harbor Apple Festival begins on Saturday! We hope to see you there!

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Levy News + Fact Sheets

Facebook Live Levy Q & A Announced!

Facebook Live Levy Q & A with the B-C-S Superintendent and Treasurer:

Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 4:30 PM

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Update on Busing and More

Important Information - click here to read more!

B-C-S would remain one of the lowest taxed school districts in the area even with passage of Nov. 5th levy.

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B-C-S Fact Sheet #1

These fact sheets will be sent out periodically to provide clear communications.

They will be archived at

B-C-S Fact Sheet #1

Click here to read more


Voting Information

The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019. The polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. for voting at your polling location.

Absentee Voting Dates & Times

Absentee/early voting begins Tuesday, October 8th and continues until the day before the election at the Board of Elections office, 8444 W. SR 163, Oak Harbor (near Riverview Nursing Home, in Veterans Building).

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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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What's Going On At RC Waters Elementary?

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


October is Fire Safety Month

Each year Carroll Township hosts our third-grade students for a fire safety day. Two things the students always talk about most are when the firefighters put out the fire and when Lifeflight lands!

3rd grade student council

Mrs. Guerin established a 3rd grade student council with 2 representatives from each classroom. They will help plan and organize monthly service projects. Their first service project will be Socktober- collecting socks to donate to a local homeless shelter.

Top Positive Behavior Point Classrooms celebrate with a Parade!

Our top positive behavior point classrooms on Thursday paraded through the halls on Friday to be cheered on by the students and staff.

Science and Social Studies fun

First-grade students did science and social studies rotations on Friday. Activities included solid, liquid, gas experiments, creating a map, the 3 R’s (responsible, respectful, ready), and making butter. The students were able to eat the butter they made.

What's Going On At Oak Harbor Middle School?

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


Friday Night Football

OHMS Student Council hanging out at the Oak Harbor football game last Friday!

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Picture Re-Take Day!

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Boys and Girls Club News!

This week the girls club learned some basics about their future care: how to add washer fluid, check the oil level, and check tire pressure. Boys club learned how to change a tire!

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


Here come the Rockets!

DECA News!

Congratulations to this group! Kerrigan Ernsberger and Sophie Eli both placed 3rd in Job Interview Event, Gage Brough placed 4th in Public Relations; State Qualifiers-Isabelle Majoy 3rd Place & Aiden Hall 2nd Place in Public Relations, Sunny Rohloff 2nd Place in Parliamentary Law
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Our Sophomores were given an overview of PENTA programs available to them! Excited for explore PENTA day on November 13th!

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Awesome Turn out for OHHS Band Alumni Night

We were honored tonight to be joined by over 90 OHHS band alumni on the field! That's a new record! We hope you enjoyed your chance to get back on the field "one more time" with us!
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Attention Seniors - Note important yearbook dates!

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OHHS Doors Open @ 7:00 a.m. for student drop off. Classes begin @ 8:00 a.m.

Classes end at 2:40 p.m. Building Closes @ 4 p.m.

Student Drivers enter Lot A through drive 1 & 4.

Students Drivers exit HS through drive #4 only!

Parent drivers for student drop off/pick up enter Lot A through drives 1 & 4. Please pull all the way up to alleviate lines on route 163.

Student crosswalk!

Lot B is staff parking and Buses ONLY. No entrance for students and parents between 7:35 – 7:55 and 2:20 – 2:50 p.m.

Drive 2 & 3 NO ENTRANCE. This is bus entrance only during the above hours!

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  • Final score from Oak Harbor: Oak Harbor Rockets 42 Vermilion Sailors 0 Nice Game Rockets
  • The Oak Harbor Girls Tennis Team competed at Sectional Tennis at Port Clinton High School on October 3rd. Good Luck Rockets
  • FINAL: OAK HARBOR ROCKETS Varsity Soccer 9 - Clyde Fliers 1
  • Rocket Varsity Volleyball win game 4 by the score of 25-13 to win the match 3 games to 1 against Port Clinton. Nice Job Ladies!

Lady Rocket Soccer Team defeats Edison 2-0 to win the SBC Bay Division Championship!

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#RocketPride Moment

Nick Fish with a QB sack today at practice!



WEEK OF 10/07/19

Tuesday, October 8

5:00 PM H HS ~ Volleyball - Willard - Home

5:00 PM H HS ~ Girls JV Soccer - Edison - Home

6:00 PM RC ~ TIE Meeting

6:30 PM H HS ~ Boys JV Soccer - Edison - Home

Wednesday, October 9

4:30 PM A MS ~ Volleyball - Edison - Away

Thursday, October 10

4:30 PM A MS ~ 7th Football - Huron - Away

4:30 PM A MS ~ 8th Football - Huron - Home - @ Middle School

5:00 PM A HS ~ Volleyball - Edison - Away

5:00 PM A HS ~ Boys Varsity Soccer - Fremont Ross - Away

5:00 PM A HS ~ Girls Varsity Soccer - Mansfield Christian - Away

Friday, October 11

7:00 PM A HS ~ Football - Huron - Away

Saturday, October 12

9:00 AM A MS ~ Volleyball - 7th Only - SBC - Willard - Away

9:00 AM A MS ~ Volleyball - 8th Only - SBC - Away @ Margaretta

9:00 AM H HS ~ 9th Football - Huron - Home

10:00 AM A MS ~ Cross Country - SBC - Away - @ Hedge-Boyer Park

11:00 AM A HS ~ Cross Country - SBC - Away - @ Hedge-Boyer Park

11:00 AM H HS ~ JV Football - Huron - Home

Sunday, October 13

3:30 PM MS/HS ~ Choirs performance @ Apple Festival

Monday, October 14

NO SCHOOL ~ Waiver Day #2 for Staff

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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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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