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Benzie County Central Schools – Safety & Security is Priority

North Ed-Regional School Safety

The mission of the Benzie County Central School community is to provide a safe learning environment that motivates all students to reach their highest potential by providing the necessary skills to become life long learners and leaders in a changing society.

  • We believe each child can learn and achieve to their highest potential

  • We believe the school must be a positive, safe, and comfortable learning environment

  • We believe the school must inspire self-confidence, self-motivation, and self-discipline in all students

  • We believe a child’s education is positively influenced by parental and community involvement

  • We believe our students will become responsible community members

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Why Benzie Central Schools?


Benzie County Central Schools is a premier school district located in beautiful Northwestern Lower Michigan offering world class programs.  For more information, please contact 231-882-9653.

♦️”Beating the Odds” District
♦️Mackinaw Center CAP Recognized
♦️US News and World Report Silver Medal Winner
♦️College Board AP Honor Roll





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All schools have a wide range of academic options designed to help each student realize his or her individual potential.  Curriculum is carefully selected to ensure our students are getting the very best academic experience.

Fine, & Performing Arts

Our award-winning band, choir, theatre, and visual arts programs are indicative of not only our excellent facilities (including one of the finest auditorium spaces in the region), but of our commitment to these critical programs.


All schools are well-connected and equipped to promote incorporation of technology into the lives of our students.  Each building has a robust wireless network and newer devices for use in and out of the classroom.


Our Benzie Central Huskies have a strong winning tradition with a wide range of offerings and opportunities to make sure that ALL students have a chance to get involved and represent their school with pride.

Clubs & Activities

Benzie Central Schools are committed to helping ALL students get involved.  To that end we work with our community to provide many opportunities for students to get involved in a wide range of clubs and activities to suit the diverse interests of our student body.

Post Graduate & Career Planning

Our dedicated teachers and counseling staff help each of our students plan for success beyond high school.  All students engage in career and college planning through an individualized process designed to help our students be successful in whatever path they choose.

Benzie Central High School 

Benzie Central High School is a 2023-2024 Best High School,

based on rankings from U.S. News & World Report

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