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

home of the falcons


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


2017-18 Fall/Winter Schedule of Activities  (click for pdf) 


November 15th & 16th, 2017
Next ACT test date - February 10, 2018.  Registration Deadline - January 12, 2018.  School Code - 162-129
NEEDING WINTER CLOTHES??   Are you in need of coats, snow boots; pants, gloves, hats, sweaters & sweatshirts?  Distribution of these items will be on Friday, November 17th from 9-6pm and Saturday, November 18th from 9-1pm in the downstairs at the mall in Ida Grove.
SENIORS ATTENDING ISU:  Courtney Peters will be here Monday, at 2:30 to speak with seniors interested in attending ISU about applying for the Hixson Opportunity Award.   Courtney received this award last year and will share how it has impacted her first year at Iowa State University. Refer back to to the October Scholarship for more information about the Hixson Opportunity Award.
*As the weather turns colder, (Chromebooks do NOT like the cold) please do NOT leave your Chromebook in a vehicle.  If it is left in a vehicle, bring it inside, unzip the case (DO NOT OPEN THE CASE/CHROMEBOOK), leave it sit to warm up for 2 hours before using it or plugging it in to power!
*Keep your Chromebook charged - or carry your charger in your case if you don't charge it each night at home
*Restart your Chromebook at least every other week
*Sign out and sign back into your account or restart it if you are having issues.
*If you see the Update arrow, make sure you click it and allow it to Restart to Update (you will have more issues with your device if you do not keep it updated).
*Clear your Cache and Cookies if you are struggling to get a page to load:
  1. Open Chrome.
  2. On your browser toolbar, click More,  More Tools,  Clear Browsing Data.
  3. In the "Clear browsing data" box, click the checkboxes for Cookies and other site data and Cached images and files.
  4. Use the menu at the top to select the amount of data that you want to delete. Choose beginning of time to delete everything. Note: This option does not appear on all devices. 
  5. Click Clear browsing data.

FALL DRIVERS EDUCATION: (remaining dates)

November 18th                    8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
November 20th                    6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
November 27th                    6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

College Rep Visits ***Each junior and senior needs to meet with at least one college representative each semester! ***  Please let Mrs. Dooley know (by email) when you have met with one each semester.
Morningside College - Thursday, November 16 @ 10:00
Did you go somewhere over summer break or participate in something? If you went anywhere that you would like to share, the yearbook staff would love to see pictures of what you did and possibly put them into the 17/18 yearbook. Please send any photos you have to Ms.Foreman (aforeman@oabcig.org). Thank you!
The 2017-2018 OA-BCIG yearbook is now on sale. They are $50.
Order online now by going to www.jostensyearbooks.com or you can click the link on the school website (www.oabcig.org) to pay by credit or debit card.  To pay by cash or check, please bring it to Ms.Foreman. The 2017/2018 yearbook will be delivered in late August or early September of 2018. If you have any questions, email Ms.Foreman at aforeman@oabcig.org

The yearbook needs one wallet sized portrait (vertical) senior photo and one baby photo of each senior.  The baby photo will be returned as soon as it is scanned. The senior photo will be kept and used for the senior collage that will hang in the cafeteria. In order to guarantee you will be in the yearbook, photos must be submitted to Ms. Foreman by February 1st, 2018. 


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


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