Welcome

Welcome to BFMS
 
Please use Door #2 on
Campbell Street to enter the building
 
 Congratulations to Andrew Sargent, BFMS Assistant Principal, for being named Secondary Assistant Principal of the Year for District 1 by the Indiana Association of School Principals!
 
 
 Congratulations to the BFMS Spell Bowl Team for their 3rd place honors after correctly spelling 70 out of 72 words correctly and trailing the winning teams by exactly 1 point!  This was the 13th straight year BFMS has been among the 9 teams participating in the state qualifying round.  Great work team!
 
 

Check out the new BFMS student newspaper now online

Welcome to BF Life!
 
 
VISION STATEMENT
Welcome to the Benjamin Franklin Middle School community where... You are a unique learner capable of academic success, emotional growth, and physical health. You will learn to appreciate the diversity in others, develop new talents, and become life long learners. Your Challenge begins today!
 
MISSION STATEMENT
“The Valparaiso middle schools provide a positive, safe, and nurturing environment where students are empowered to take an active role in their own education and to reach their potential. We believe all students… need to be provided a solid academic foundation which includes communication, research, and technology skills… need skills to adapt, compete, and continue learning in an ever-changing society…need to feel valued and respected as individuals with diverse experiences and backgrounds while developing character, citizenship, and responsibility.”
 
 
 
 
Quick Facts
 
  • Mr. Christopher Fields, Principal
  • Mr. Andrew Sargent, Asst. Principal
  • Grades 6-8
Address & Site
  • 605 Campbell Street Valparaiso, IN 46385
  • PH: (219) 531-3020
  • Fax: (219) 531-3026
Office Hours
  • Monday-Friday: 7:00am-4:00pm