Announcements for Thursday, April 26, 2018
EARLY OUT DATES:
Friday, 4/27 – Minimum Schedule – 12:40 pm
Monday, 4/30 – Activity Schedule – 1:36 pm
ACTIVITY / ATHLETICS DATES THIS WEEK:
Quote of the Day:
“If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.” ~ Abigail Van Buren
Please join us for our Staff Appreciation Game against Centennial High School at the Driller varsity baseball diamond on 2nd and P Street. The game is today at 4pm come out with your family for free snacks and show your support for our student athletes, as we show appreciation for our staff's dedication.
Final call for anyone still needing to turn in your application for the Sports medicine program. After this Friday, April 27th, they will no longer be accepted. If you have already turned one in please check your email periodically for interview scheduling information.
From the dean office. Dress Code. As the weather get warmer remember that tube tops and shirts that show mid drift are not allowed. You will be sent to the dean’s office.
Interact will be meeting today at 2:45 pm in Science 202 to make signs for Relay! Be there or be square.
BSU meets today both lunches in Ludden 206 and Ludden 204. We will discuss our end of the year trip and start planning for next year's BSU events. Lunch will be provided so get there early.
Join the BHS Relay 4 Life Remind for signup and more information. Use the code @bhsrelay4 on the Remind app or text 81010 using the same code @bhsrelay4. Join our team and make a difference!
Attention all Juniors--If you would like to be a Graduation Attendant (aka Flower Girl) at Graduation, please pick up an application in the SAB. You must meet academic eligibility requirements from the 3rd quarter grading period to apply. Applications are due in the SAB by Friday, May 4th and notices will be sent out the week of May 14th. Only a limited number of spots are available!
Seniors--Grad Nite tickets will be sold on May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd during 5th lunch only in front of the cafeteria. Tickets are $110, cash only, and you must have a signed permission slip to purchase. Grad Nite permission slip packets are in the SAB.
Attention all Junior and Senior boys--Iron Man Volleyball is almost here! If you want to play Iron Man volleyball please pick up a permission slip in the SAB. Permission slips are due by April 30th. Practice will start Monday April 30th from 6-8pm in the gym. The Iron Man game will be held on Thursday, May 3rd at 7pm. The cost for all participants and spectators is $5 at the door. And junior or senior girl volleyball players--if you want to be an Iron Man coach, see Ms. Lovan in the SAB.
Laurelglen School Parent Club Scholarship is offered to Alumni Students of Laurelglen Elementary School. Pick up application from Ms. Sanchez in Career Center.
Seniors—if you wish to give a speech at Baccalaureate, please pick up information in the SAB. Speech auditions will be held Monday, April 30th during 7th period in WH 216.
You can make a difference! Only 2 weeks left to sign up for the BHS Relay Team! Find our team on the Bakersfield Relay for Life team and raise $100 to participate in the overnight event. See an Interact member or Mrs. Rathburn Smith for more information.
1 in 3 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. One of those people could be you or someone you love. That's why we Relay. When you join a Relay for Life event, you're helping the American Cancer Society fund groundbreaking research, crucial patient care programs, and education and prevention information. When you Relay, you help save lives. Sign up for the BHS Relay Team headed up by the Interact Club. Join online at http://main.acsevents.org/goto/drillers or see Mrs. Rathburn Smith in Science 202 for more information. Raise $100 to camp overnight at the Relay event and receive a t-shirt and food vouchers too! Come join us in making a difference.
Patricia Jean Foundation Memorial Scholarship is offering scholarship to seniors with 50 hours of community service, 2.5 GPA, and 1500 word personal statement. Pick up application in career center.
Football and Cheer photos recently retaken are in the SAB. Please pick up during passing periods or during lunch.
Do you care about our campus? Do you care about our planet? If so, put your bottles and cans inside the blue bins in your classrooms. Only place aluminum cans and plastic bottles into the recycle bins - NO trash, glass, Starbucks cups, or paper! BHS BlueGoGreen.
BlueGoGreen is BHS’s own recycling program created by students. You can help by putting aluminum cans and plastic bottles only in the blue recycling bins located inside your teacher’s classrooms. Please make a difference and recycle on!
GET Bus YOUTH Summer Pass is $20. Students must visit website. Pick up flyer in Career Center.
The library now has extended hours and will be open early in the morning at 7:00am until late in the evening at 5:00pm every day. That's right, every day even on FRIDAY. Come to study, read, relax, or use the computers. The library is located on the top floor of Spindt Hall.
Attention all Drillers! Yearbooks are on sale now in the Finance office but they're selling fast! Order your yearbook before spring break and save money! Yearbooks are $85 and can be purchased in the finance office before school, during lunch, and after school with your student ID card. Seniors must pay with cash only from now on. Get it fast before the yearbooks sell out!
Plaques, certificates and pins from the recent Winter Sports Awards are in the SAB. Please use your passing period or lunch time to pick them up.
All announcements are due by 12:30 pm the day prior to reading.