Blackhawk High School



1.    Do you have a question?  Do you need advice?  Write your question on a piece of paper and submit it in the advice box located in the office then look for the reply in the October edition of the Blackhawk Beat.

2.    Attention Sophomores: Applications are now available in the school counseling office for the Hugh O’Brian Leadership Seminar. One sophomore will be selected as Blackhawk’s HOBY ambassador and will attend a free 3-day leadership seminar during June 2023. For more information or to pick-up an application, stop by the high school counseling office today. The application deadline is Friday, December 9th.

3.    If you have been considering joining the travel club on our trip to Peru, scan the QR code on the information screens during lunch or study hall OR see Ms. Biega or Dr. Winters today.

4.    Student Council is sponsoring “Door Decor for Donuts!” Get in the holiday spirit and decorate the classroom door of your homeroom! The top 3 winning homerooms will receive Dunkin’ Donuts the week before winter break! Get decorating!

5.    Attention seniors who still need a senior portrait for the yearbook.  Your make-up picture day is Thursday, December 8.  The photographer will be here from 10AM to 12:30, and this is your last free opportunity to get a senior portrait.  Also, yearbooks and senior memory ads are on sale now.  Find the link on the high school website under links.

6.    Are you ready to be Freezin for a Reason?  Well, it is almost time for the annual Beaver County Polar Plunge.  This event raises money and spreads awareness for the Special Olympics.  You can donate to the cause or even join the Ice Cewgs as they plunge into the cold water on January 21, 2023.  See Mrs. Sarver or the student representatives Alayna Cipolla or Macee Dye if you have questions.


Claire Houk
(Sponsor: Beaver Falls Rotary)


SENIORS:  Time to order your cap/gown for graduation.  A representative from Jostens will be in school on Wednesday, November 9th to collect orders.  See link below to order online.

Blackhawk High School Class of 2023 Graduation Portal: 

Click here to order cap/gown


Make-up school pictures for Underclassmen (Grades 9-11) will be taken on Thursday, October 13, 2022.  Students can pick up an order form in the high school office.


The online prepay allows you to purchase your packages online with a credit card.  The prices are the same as our order form and the prepay remains online until 1 day after the pictures are taken. If you prepay, you still must either print out the confirmation from prepaying, and hand that to our photographers when they take the student’s picture or completely fill out an order form and write the prepay code on your form.  Photo by James does receive the information when you prepay online.

The direct link to your job is:   The prepay password is: PREPAY

Type your email address in and hit the access button.

There are instructions on the top left that help.  Please call or email Photo by James if you have any additional questions! Their email address is: [email protected] or call 724-728-1345.  They also email links after the pictures are taken.  If you would like the link, please provide your email address on the form, even if you do not wish to prepay, you may still view the proofs once they are posted if you provide an email address on your order form.


yearbooks are in

2022 Yearbooks are IN!

Attention graduates from the Class of 2022: If you ordered a yearbook, you can pick them up in the BHS Office Monday-Friday from 7AM to 2PM. 

Current students will receive their books when school starts. 


2022-23 Academic Calendar Approved

The academic calendar for school year 2022-23 was approved by the School Board of Directors.  
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Emergency Assistance for Low-Income Families
For anyone struggling with thoughts of self harm, thoughts of suicide, or struggling with mental health, especially during this period of social distancing, there is a number that anyone can text 24 hours a day to speak with someone. The number is 741 741.
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Teacher/staff Contact Information

Teacher/staff Contact Information

If you would like to contact a staff member at Blackhawk High School, please follow these directions.    More +
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