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Welcome To Benton Harbor Area Schools!

Our goal is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe and supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a global society.

We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make this site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community. 

We are Hiring!

Benton Harbor Area Schools are on the move. We are looking for talented, passionate individuals to help our students grow, succeed and thrive.

Whether you are an aspiring teacher or a seasoned administrative professional, we encourage you to apply. Who knows, you may be an integral part in the life of the next world changer. 


Happy Holidays!

It's that time of year again! BHAS wishes every student and their families a wonderful, relaxing and peaceful holiday season. Remember to stay warm, be safe when the snow arrives and keep tuned to the news and radio for school closings.

Thanksgiving - November 23rd
Hannakuh - December 12th -20th
Christmas - December 25th
Kwanzaa - December 26th - Jan 1st


Contact us

We are always available to help. Drop us a line, ask us a question, let us know how we're doing. 

Central Administration

636 Pipestone Road
PO Box 1107
Benton Harbor, MI 49023-1107

Dr. Shelly Walker, Superintendent                   605-1000
Scott Johnson, Chief Financial Officer              605-1076
Gina Loveless, Technology Director                 605-1112
Kelly Baptist, Supervisor, Human Resources     605-1024

Brian Leonard, Chief Operations Officer    605-1029