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Benton Central Jr.-Sr. High School

Daily Announcements

Friday, November 15, 2019


*Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance, and remain standing as we pause for a moment of silence.*

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands,

 one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.



Teacher Nominating Nominee






The winner of a $20 VISA Card is: _COURTNEY SLAVENS

The VISA Card has been donated by: PURDUE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION

Benton Central:Don’t forget to show your school pride with the exclusive BC debit card design, available for you at Purdue Federal Credit Union. Open an account with Purdue Federal and you can get free BC CamelBak water bottle! While supplies last. Visit the Win Hentschel Blvd. Purdue Federal branch in the Purdue Research Park and open your account today! This promotion ends May 31, 2020. Membership eligibility required. Federally Insured by NCUA.


7th Grade All Star 

Mrs. Strickouser Elijah Coffman

Mr. Schmit Cody Gish

Mrs. McMillan Annabella Lank

Mr.  Malchow Ainsley Honn

Mr. Hoover Ella Miller

Kevin Gross Annahi Torres

Ms. Ferrill Samuel Molter

Ms Mullins Gabe Hoover

Mr. Vernon Kira Schluttenhofer

Mr. Hardebeck Avery Hardebeck

Mrs. Nichols Makali Messinger

Mrs. Payne Molly Kuckartz

Mr. Pelton Gavin Bice

Miss Hiscox Avery Hardebeck

Dr. Ritchie Kolby Schwartz


Attention Class of 2020!  It's time to start thinking about your Graduation!  Names are posted outside the Library doors on how your diploma will be printed.  Please either place a check by your name if correct, or make the appropriate changes beside your name.


All Math ISTEP Testers meet in the Library with your chromebooks after today's announcements for ISTEP practice test.


Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's food drive. Over 4,600 items were collected this year! Your generosity will help feed students in our school and the community! The results are in. The winners of the class competition for most items per student are 5th place - Mrs. Amor with 21 items per person, 4th place - Mr. Robson with 23 items per person, 3rd place - Ms. Herre with 45 items per person, 2nd place - the office with 54 items per person, and the winner is Mrs. Daily with 115 items per person! The teachers of those winning classes need to see Ms. Herre to arrange the party of your choice. Thank you so much for all of  your donations!


Winter Guard Practices will be held at Prairie Crossing this Saturday - November 16.  The Junior Guard will practice from

 12:00 - 3:00 and the Senior Guard will practice from  3:30 - 6:30.


Join us for Jazz!All-District Jazz Concert at Benton Central Sunday, Nov 17 at 7PM.Benton Central Jr-Sr High hosts the Indiana Jazz Educators Association (IJEA) All-District Jazz Band 2019. Select high school jazz musicians from Greater Lafayette and across Northwestern Indiana will clinic and perform under the direction of guest conductor Terence Mayhue from the University of Indianapolis. Join us to support these young musicians. All welcome, no tickets required. 


Word of the day: rhetorical (adj)Of or pertaining to rhetoric; oratorical.

A rhetorical question is one the speaker or author does not expect to have answered; it is asked only for dramatic effect.


Today’s Lunch

Shrimp Poppers/Cheese Stick

 Pizza Sticks/Marinara Sauce

Broccoli & Cheese 

Assorted Fruit & Vegetables