Blackhawk Intermediate School

This number is for NON-EMERGENCY calls. If you have an emergency, call 911. 
In an ongoing effort to promote a safe learning environment, the district is providing the community with an anonymous tip line phone number. The purpose of the tip line is to allow the community the ability to share information anonymously regarding issues that may put others’ safety in danger.  Community members can report information about drugs, weapons, alcohol, violence or any threat to safety.  While this can be done anonymously, the more information given (including one’s name), the greater the ability the district has to do a complete investigation and resolve the situation quickly. 

Blackhawk Intermediate School

Blackhawk Intermediate School
635 Shenango Road
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
(724) 843-5050
 Welcome to the Blackhawk Intermediate School website! This site will provide you with information and updates on all the amazing learning that happens in grades Pre-K through 4. There is always something exciting going on at BIS! 
Mrs. Jodi Borroni Principal
Blackhawk Intermediate School

Helpful Information

Food Drive

Stuff-a-Bus Food Drive
 We are excited to announce that our teachers and McCarter’s Coach and Tour are sponsoring a Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive for the Darlington Food Pantry on June 1st, 2nd and 3rd.
Come out and see the Blackhawk Teachers and Staff!

BIS Item Pick Up/Drop Off

End of the School Year Information!!
Blackhawk Intermediate School will be distributing student belongings on June 2 and June 3. The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, June 2
8:30 - 10:00 A-B
10:00 - 11:00 C-D
12 - 1:30 E-H
1:30 - 3:00 I-L

Wednesday, June 3
8:30 - 10:00 M-N
10:00- 11:00 O-R
12- 1:30 S-T
1:30 - 3:00 U-Z

Please plan to return any district technology or library books.

Please pull into the main parking lot and drive around to the back of the building. Gym and cafeteria doors will be on your left. As you pull along the sidewalk, a staff member will come out to your car to assist you.

If you are picking up someone else's bag, please email that information to Mrs. Rowland ( by Friday 5/29/2020.

Welcome New Third Graders!

Can't wait to see you this fall!!


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Online Book Info

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 Attention READERS!
Do you have a reader at your house? Running out of books? There are options for you!  
You can use AR online books by clicking HERE.
Username:  readnow 
Password:  myon

You can also sign up for a Beaver County Library card and select some ebooks for your reader. Many of the ebooks are also AR books (check out AR book finder here or click the link to the right ). 
The information for the Beaver County Library can be found by clicking the picture below:

Exciting Happenings at BIS!

Please Note!

Social Media


Check this out!

stuff the bus

Stuff-a-Bus Food Drive!!

Teachers and McCarters will be collecting food for our community. Click HERE for all the details! More +


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.
If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, accessing free childcare, or other essential services, please click:
prek ad

Pre-K Program for 2020-21 Now Enrolling!

Enrollment is now open for the Pre-K program for the 2020-2021 school year. This is for 3 & 4 year old children who meet eligibility requirements. Please see the attached letter and application. Contact Jen DuBrowa @ or (724) 643-9310 x4018
More +


AR Book Finder

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Upcoming Events


Drop Off/Pick Up Info

Drop Off/Pick Up

Drop Off Only
BIS Drop off and pick up times:
Drop off: 7:55 am
Late: 8:30am
Students will wait in the cafeteria until it is time to go to their classroom.
Pick up: 2:50pm
Northwestern Primary School Drop off and Pick up Times:
Drop off:  8:50 am
Late: 9:15 am
Pick up: 3:40 pm

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BSD Grading Scale


Blackhawk School District Grading Scale

A    92-100%
A-   90-91%
B+  87-89%
B     83-86%
B-   80-82%
C+  77-79%
C     73-76%
C-   70-72%
D+ 67-69%
D    63-66%
D-   60-62%
E     0-59%

School Calendar for 2019-2020

School Calendar 2020-2021

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