Parent Resources

BCMS School Calendars

  • Official calendar for the year listing holidays - see the District site School Calendars page.
  • BCMS athletic game schedules - go to our Athletics page, where you will find general information and a link to the BCMS page of the il.8to18 website.
  • Major public events are in BCMS School Events
  • A/B day schedule, athletic practices,  club meetings, and other in-school events can be found in the BCMS Weekly Update in School News.


Please see the Parent Access page on the District website for a link to eSchool and information on using the website. Middle school students are encouraged to check on their grade progress themselves. They will receive their logon information at school, and if there are any problems should contact their Homebase teacher.


BCMS School Map

See door numbers, grade-level entrance doors, and locker locations on map updated 2017-18.


RTI/MAPS Testing Resources​​

The NWEA MAP test (Reading and MAth) will be given to all grade levels in December and April/May.


Updating Student/Parent Information

Remember to update the District if there are any changes of  information after registration. Please contact Central Office (815-544-0301) to change your living address.  A proof of residency will be required. Please call BCMS (815-544-0190) to update phone  numbers, email address and retrieve your parent access log-in information.



We Care about Student Health

Section 6:50 of the Policy Manual details the District's School Wellness policy. It states the goals for student nutrition and physical activity, both within and outside of the curriculum.