OA Community School District : 712-668-2289
BCIG Community School District: 712-364-3687

home of the falcons


Class of 2017: A vertical senior photo and baby photo are due by Feb. 1, 2017 for the yearbook.

Make sure to click on the NEWS link above to see what exciting things are goingon at the high school.


Middle School Girls basketball game vs Lawton-Bronson for today (Tuesday, Jan. 24) has been canceled.
Junior Varsity and Varsity Basketball @ Woodbury Central for today have been postponed.



January 24, 2017
THURSDAY:  Bowling @ MMC-RU (Remsen) 3:30
            WVC BB BOYS JV/V @ Siouxland Christian 6:00
We will be dismissing school at 12:30 today.  No evening games/practices.
SPRING PLAY:  There will be a meeting after school on THURSDAY for the spring play on the stage.
There will be Dollars for Scholars work sessions in the next few weeks for seniors during Success.
Seniors with last names A-M: Thursday, January 19.
Seniors with last name N-Z: Thursday, January 26.
College Rep Visit:  Simpson College - Wednesday, February 22 at 1:30pm
Senior Information for the Yearbook:  The yearbook needs one wallet size portrait (vertical) senior photo and one baby photo of each senior.  Photos must be submitted to Mrs. Beck by NO LATER than February 1st, 2017.

DRIVERS EDUCATION INFORMATION:  The dates for the first session have been set and are available in the office.  Registration for Driver’s Education will begin on January 3, 2017, after winter break.  Forms will be available in both the OA-BCIG MS and OA-BCIG HS offices. Students must have their driver’s permit before registering.  A copy of the permit will be made when the student registers.  The total fee is $350.00.  A deposit of any amount must be made at the time of registration.  The total amount will be due February 10th, 2017.
Softball pitching and open cage begin this Sunday. 
   1:00 - Grades 8-12
   2:00 - Grades 4-7
January dates include the 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th.
Wednesday afternoons include Jan. 18th and Feb. 1st immediately following school dismissal.
PENNIES FOR PATIENTS has begun and will run through the month of January. Please bring your spare change and donate to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  A box is on Mrs. Wilcke's desk.  
Red Cross Lifeguard Course: There will be an informational meeting at the IGRC on Sunday, March 12th at 2:00 p.m.
Iowa Assessment Testing Schedule 2016-17
*Seniors will not be required to be at school during Iowa Assessments. They can plan to be at school by the ending time for each assessment listed below.
Monday, February 6
8:25-8:35 Take attendance and distribute materials to students (test booklets, answer
sheets, pencils, scratch paper if test allows)
8:35-9:20 Reading (40 minutes)
Tuesday, February 7
8:25-8:35 Take attendance and distribute materials to students
8:35-9:20 Mathematics (40 minutes)
Wednesday, February 8
8:25-8:35 Take attendance and distribute materials to students
8:35-9:20 Science (40 minutes)
Thursday, February 9
8:25-8:35 Take attendance and distribute materials to students
8:35-9:20 Social Studies (40 minutes)
Friday, February 10
8:25-8:35 Take attendance and distribute materials to students
8:35-8:55 Sample test (20 minutes)

This will be the schedule for the morning classes the week of Iowa Assessment Testing:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:
1st          9:23-9:51
2nd         9:54-10:23
3rd          10:26-10:55
4th          10:58-11:26
1st          8:58-9:33
2nd         9:36-10:11
3rd          10:14-10:49
4th          10:52-11:26
Afternoon classes will remain the same.
LUNCH:  spaghetti, carrots, spinach salad, garlic toast, strawberry applesauce cup, orange


Mr. Patrick Miller, Principal
900 John Montgomery Drive
Ida Grove, IA 51445
phone 712-364-3371
fax 712-364-4463


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