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BHS Announcements 5/1-5/2017

BHS ANNOUNCEMENTS  5/1-5/2017

 

Any students who wish to attend the state track meet on Friday, May 5th will have the absence excused as long as they return with an original ticket stub from the event and turn it in to the BHS attendance office on Monday, May 15th.

 

Good luck to all our track athletes as they continue on into state competition!

 

Students with and ACT score of 20 or greater will have a group photo on Thursday, May 11th before school. Be sure to listen to announcements for location.

 

We may offer Driver’s Education classes this summer if there is enough interest. Classes would be offered May 30th- June 29th. You must meet minimum class and driving times. Course cost will be $170 and will be limited to the first 15 students to pay. (Must have 12 students sign up to offer the class.) If you are interested there is a sign up sheet in Mr. Martin’s office. First students to pay will have a spot reserved. You must have a driver’s permit in order to participate.

 

March of Dimes donations. Each 1st block class is asked to collect change for the March of Dime foundation. These funds go to helping with women’s and babies health research and needs. 

 

Juniors and Sophomores: If you are interested in taking a Dual Credit course in the fall here at Brookhaven High, please come by the guidance Center and fill out an application and talk to your counselor.

 

Congratulations to softball and another great season!

 

Congratulations to all our track athletes. Great job this past weekend. Boys won the 5A state track meet.

 

Congratulations to our baseball team. Came up short this past weekend but had a great season.

 

Tryouts are scheduled for May 8th- 12th for any students wishing to tryout for high school girls’ basketball team. All participants should have a current physical. Tryouts will take place between 3:45 and 5:30 each day. Participants should bring their own shoes and shorts.

 

Tryouts are scheduled for May 15th-19th for any students wishing to tryout for high school boys’ basketball team. All participants should have a current physical. Tryouts will take place between 3:45 and 5:30 each day. Participants should bring their own shoes and shorts.

 

Cross Country Tryouts will be at the complex Wednesday, May 10th from 3:45 to 5. You must have a current physical to tryout. See Coach Bower if you have any questions.

 

Girls Soccer Tryouts will be at the complex Monday and Tuesday, May 8th and 9th from 4 to 6. Bring Cleats, shin guards, and running shoes both days. You must have a current physical to tryout. See Coach Bower if you have any questions.

 

Law Day Art Contest Winners:

Statewide Winners by Grade - BHS had 2 statewide winners

  • 9th grade statewide winner --- Sarah Jane Boyte – 1st Place
  • 12th grade statewide winner --- Zadai Jointer- 2nd Place

 

BHS Winners by Grade:

9th grade -

Sarah Jane Boyte – 1st Place

Abby Smith – 2nd Place

Carley Craig – 3rd Place

10th grade

Tamia Stallings – 1st Place

11th grade

Bobby Parnell – 1st Place

Andrew Knott – 2nd Place

Daniel Buitt – 3rd Place

12th grade

Zadai Jointer – 1st Place

Christian G. Angel – 2nd Place

Hannah Moore – 3rd Place

 

Congratulations to our 2017 Seniors who are MS Scholars. These students took more challenging classes and performed extra service hours in order to earn this award. BHS is proud to have 48 Seniors who will graduate with the honor of being a MS Scholar. Everyone of these seniors earned a scholarship to help them continue on in their education.

 

WE Lead women in leadership summer program. See BHS website for more info.

 

The National Honor Society Induction and Recognition Service will be Tuesday, May 2 at 7 PM in the auditorium. All new inductees and two year seniors need to be seated by 6:30.

 

There will be a meeting for any students or parents interested in Next summer's trip to Costa Rica on Monday 5/8 @5:15 in rm 226.  See Ms Jones for more details.

 

Proud of our Junior Panthers! – This year’s state required Junior ACT tests had great results.

Top 50% have an avg. ACT score of 21.885

Top 25% have an avg. ACT score of 24.442

Top 10% have an avg. ACT score of 27.235

Top 5% have an avg. ACT score of 29.375

4 individual students scored 30+ on their ACT

 

Kiss a Senior Goodbye fundraiser is happening now. Purchase a paper shaped like a kiss for $1 from any Student Council member. Write a school appropriate message to any senior to hang in the hallway in the main building. These will be given to seniors in May.

 

TENTATIVE DATES FOR SPRING - * SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Senior Exams

May 15th  1st and 3rd

May 16th 2nd and 4th

May 17th and 18th Makeups

 

Reg Exams - all exams given at 8 am

May 16th - 2nd

May 17th - 1st

May 18th-3rd

May 19th - Study Day - Graduation

May 22nd - 4th

May 23rd Makeups 60% day

 

May 11th Awards night  6pm

May 12th Sr Awards day - 10 am

May 18th Graduation Practice - 5 pm

May 19th Graduation - Seniors arrive at 5 pm - Ceremony at 7 pm

 

A flyer for those who are a part of SNAP program will go home with report cards. For more information see the announcement on the BHS website.

 

If anyone is interested in donating a used baseball or softball glove to the  Dr. A.L. Lott baseball program we have a donation box in Mr. Martin’s office. These gloves will go to a local child here in our community.

 

After school detention will be held in room 230 – Mrs. Seals for the remainder of this nine weeks.

 

FCA meets on Friday mornings at 7:30 in the library. Everyone is welcome to attend.

 

ACT and SAT test and registration dates are listed on the BHS website under highlights.

ACT REMINDERS: Students taking the ACT - reminder to bring the following items:

Your admission ticket with your photo on it

A valid picture ID (cannot be expired)

A calculator

Pencils

 

After parking in the morning you may not hang out in parking lot or in your car. You must come on to campus. Once on campus you may not leave.

 

Reminder: The road between the high school and cemetery is closed during the school day. No traffic or deliveries are to be made through that road.