BHHS JR. – SR. HIGH ANNOUNCEMENTS
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The link to watch BHHS vs. Clark/Willow Lake playoff football is on our webpage. The game begins @ 7:00 tomorrow (Thursday) night.
No pop or energy drinks are allowed in school.
Latest Spirit Points: 7th – 820, 8th – 960, 9th – 820, 10th – 840, 11th – 970, 12th – 890.
If you have an overdue book you should have rec’d an email. If you do not turn in the book your email will be shut off until it is returned.
Today (Weds. Oct. 18th) the County nurses will be here to administer flu shots to K-12 students. There is a cover letter, information and form posted to the BHHS website. The letter covers information you will need regarding payment and when forms are due. The 7-12 shots will most likely be after lunch.
The rep from Augustana will be here to visit with interested students today (Wednesday) at 10:00 am.
Mathcounts meeting at lunch today (Wednesday) in Mrs. C.'s room. We need to make plans for the Roncalli Contest the 25th.
Wear RED & WHITE to school tomorrow (Thursday) for our home football playoff game against Clark-Willow Lake! Remember – since this is a State sanctioned game, your activity tickets do not work for admittance.
Class meetings will start at the beginning of 8th hour tomorrow. Pepfest to follow.
7th grade- Mrs. G. Christenson
8th grade-art room
9th grade- Mrs. Waletich
10th grade-Mrs. Peters
11th grade-Mrs. Mills
12th grade-Mrs. J. Christianson
The juniors will be taking the ASVAB Tuesday morning 1st hour until about 11:30. This is the first time they will be taking it on the computer so it may take less time. They will need to report Mrs. J Christianson’s room with their computers.
The student council is looking for some stuffed animals to give as prizes at the carnival on Oct. 27th. If you have some that are gently used, please bring them to the office and we will see they get to the right place. Thank-you. BHHS Student Council.
The Student Council will be holding their annual carnival Friday, October 27th from 6:00-8:30 in the arena. Games, Bingo, prizes, pie and treats! More details to follow.
Are you interested in being in the Snow Queen talent show? There are two divisions and cash prizes are awarded for each. The Jr. division is 15 yrs. and younger and the Sr. division is 16 yrs. and older. The entry forms are due by Oct. 31st and are available at the office, or by contacting Laken Atkinson @ 605-228-8789. Email is: firstname.lastname@example.org
The VFW is again sponsoring an ESSAY/SPEECH CONTEST, THE VOICE OF DEMOCRACY FOR 9-12 GRADERS. The topic this year is “American History: Our Hope for the Future.” The entry form and rules are listed on the site below. The deadline is October 31st. There will be a local winner who will go on to compete at the district/state level. There is over $100 in prize money awarded on the local level with more available at the higher levels. See Sheila Anderson if you are interested.
Beginning November 1st, the cost to purchase seconds at lunch will increase to $1. Students will need to have the appropriate funds in their lunch account, or cash at the time of purchase, and must make their payment PRIOR to receiving a second portion.
The Jostens rep will be here on Thursday, November 2 to visit with seniors about graduation products and sophomores about class rings. He will meet with seniors 1st hour and sophomores 2nd hour, both meetings will be in Mr. Freeman’s room.
Are you interested in being a legislative page? We have application forms at the office and they are due by Mon., Nov. 6. If you would like to look online the website is: sdlegislature.gov/Students_Page/Page/default.aspx
Applications for the “Home BASE Backpack Program” are available under the food services tab on the school website. If you have Jr./Sr. high students that would benefit from this program, please complete the application and return it to the school.
The Physical Therapists will be here on Monday’s and Thursday’s at 11:00 to provide “Sports Medicine” coverage to our student athletes. Please let the office know if you would like an appt. and we will call you when they arrive.
Weds. Oct. 18: County nurses will be here to administer flu shots to K-12 students. There is a cover letter, information and form posted to the BHHS website. The letter covers information you will need regarding payment and when forms are due.
Thurs. Oct. 19th: FB pepfest @ 3:00. Class meetings will follow.
1st round of FB playoffs. Clark/Willow Lake will be here @ 7:00. SINCE THIS IS A STATE SANCTIONED PLAY-OFF GAME, ACTIVITY TICKETS DO NOT WORK. Cost is $7 for adults/$5 for students. They will be serving grilled burgers/hotdogs for $4/$3 and chips/bars for $1 each. Proceeds to help 7th grade boys going to the Target Center.
Fri. Oct. 20: End of 1st 9 weeks.
Oral Interp @ Arlington. You are leaving @ 6:15AM.
CHANGE IN LOCATION: The VB match that was supposed to be in Milbank will NOW BE HELD HERE beginning @ 6:00. Concessions/Ticket sales are TBA.
Sat. Oct. 21: State CC @ Rapid City.
Oral Interp @ NSU. You are leaving @ 7:00AM.
Mon. Oct. 23: NO SCHOOL
Roncalli will be here for VB beginning w/JH @ 4:00 followed by JV/V @ 6:00. BBB has concessions. THIS IS PARENTS NIGHT FOR CROSS COUNTRY & VOLLEYBALL. Parents will be announced between JV & Varsity, so should be there by 6:20.
Tues. Oct. 24: Parent-Teacher conferences (Multi-purpose room) beginning @ 2:00. School will dismiss @ 1:30 and busses will run accordingly.
Weds. Oct. 25: Ping Pong picture re-takes. If you were absent the day they took pictures you should plan on having yours done this date. If you want re-takes you must bring your original packet with you and the cost is $6.
Mathcounts @ Roncalli. You are leaving @ 7:15AM and returning about 1:00.
Thurs. Oct. 26: Quarterfinal FB. Teams/Times TBA
Fri. Oct. 27: The Student Council will be holding their annual carnival from 6:00-8:30 in the arena. Games, Bingo, prizes, pie and treats! More details to follow.
Sat. Oct. 28: All State Choir in Sioux Falls.
On Thursday, October 26, the rep from USD will be here to visit with interested students from 11:30 to 12:00.
A rep from Lake Area Tech will be here on Monday, October 30, to visit with interested students at 2:30.
A rep from SDSU will be here on Monday, November 6, to visit with interested students at 8:30.
A rep from Jamestown will be here on Monday, November 6, to visit with interested students at 1:00.
On Tuesday, November 7, the rep from Black Hills State will be here to visit with interested students from 9:30-10:00.
A rep from Minnesota State will be here on Tuesday, Nov. 14th, to visit with interested students @ 1:15.
23-Monday: NO SCHOOL
18-Wednesday: Lasagna, breadstick, vegetable, fruit & milk.
19-Thursday: Chicken strips, rice, vegetable, fruit & milk. (Menu Change)
20-Friday: Chili & cheese, vegetable, fruit & milk.