About Beloit Memorial High School

  • Beloit Memorial High School is a public, four-year comprehensive 9th - 12th grade school located in Beloit, Wisconsin. Beloit Memorial offers a modern curriculum on a 5-Block system. Our school day starts at 7:55 am and ends at 3:29 pm. Our average class size is 28 students with an enrollment of 1700 students and 130 full-time certified staff. 80% of our graduating students continue their education once leaving Beloit Memorial High School. Our Mascot is the Purple Knight and our school colors are purple & white.

    The 5-Block System at Beloit Memorial High School provides educational opportunities to students in grades 9 -12 using a class schedule which consists of three 80 minute courses, a 40 minute lunch, one 40 minute course or intervention period and either one 85 minute course or two 40 minute courses. The schedule allows for increased credit opportunities, enrichment courses, study halls and intervention periods. Students can earn up to 9 credits per academic year.

    Graduation Requirements:

    A total of 26 (beginning 2016) credits are needed for graduation at Beloit Memorial High School with the following requirements: (A credit is a passing grade earned in a class that meets for one period a day, five days a week for one semester.)

    English - 4 credits 
    Mathematics - 3 credits 
    Science - 3 credits 
    Social Studies - 3 credits 
    Physical Ed - 1.5 credits
    Personal Finance - .5 credits 
    Health - .5 credits
    Electives - 10.5 credits

BMHS Administration

Name Position Phone Email
Emily Pelz Interim Principal 608-361-3002 EPelz@sdb.k12.wi.us
Mrs. Jaymee Thompson Assistant Principal 608-361-3030 jthompson1@sdb.k12.wi.us
Mr. Rosendo Amor Assistant Principal 608-361-3012 ramor@sdb.k12.wi.us
Mr. Joel Beard District Athletic & Activity Administrator 608-361-3023 jbeard@sdb.k12.wi.us
Mr. John Kaminski Assistant Principal 608-361-3017 jkamins1@sdb.k12.wi.us
Ms. Janay Banks-Wilson Assistant Principal 608-361-3011 jbankswilson@sdb.k12.wi.us