SENIORS: Voluntary Senior Activity Dues will be $80.00 this year. This will cover your senior t-shirt, Panoramic photo bundle, senior picnic, and an athletic event to be determined. All left over funds will be used to purchase prizes for Project Graduation. You may pay your dues in Dr. Gideon's office during all lunches beginning Monday October 23 through Friday December 15, 2017.
UPCOMING RECRUITERS VISITS:
Tuesday, October 24th- Christian Brothers University
Wednesday, October 25th- University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)
PSAT - This is a reminder for students who have signed up to take the PSAT. The PSAT is this TOMORROW, October 25th. Please arrive no later than 7 AM. Last names A-Q will test in the Main Gym and Last names R-Z will test in Study Hall. Bring pencils and a calculator with you.
ROOM SWITCH – Mrs Austin’s classes will meet in SC2 and Mrs Houston’s classes will meet in SC3 today.
PTSA 2017 ORNAMENT – on sale in the Main Office $15.00
THE POINT - Senior Night is this Friday! We play the Cordova Wolves.
What is Panther Point? The Point is a chance for BHS students to experience a collegiate style tailgate, like “Tiger Lane”. Wristbands are $5 for The Point and $10 for Point & Game. It's a classy dress up affair with a DJ and food. The football team does a walk-through and we cheer them on! All students are encouraged to come dressed in pink for the game.
BALFOUR – Graduation announcements and supplies order date: TOMORROW, Oct. 25th during all lunches in the Senior Cafeteria. A $60.00 deposit is required to place an order. Cash, Check (made out to BALFOUR), money order, & credit card accepted. Information Packets are in the Main Office.
BLOOD DRIVE - Help BHS reach the goal of 125 donors. Applications are available in all lunches. Turn in your completed forms to the blood drive table as soon as possible. Deadline to turn in your application is Monday, Oct 30. Each unit of blood saves 3 lives. Find the Hero in you.
TALENT SHOW - If you are planning to audition for the talent show TODAY or Wednesday, stop by W100 to sign up for a time slot.
PHONE POCKETS – Baseball team is selling phone pockets for $10.00 each. You can buy them in the Main Office. There is red, blue, and black.
BOO GRAMS - Halloween Boo Grams are on sale this week during all lunches. Cupcake boo grams and candy boo grams are available. Delivery on Halloween. Get one for yourself, your friends, or even a teacher or staff person whose day you'd like to brighten with a Boo! Assorted candy boo grams with a personal note are $1.50 and Halloween cupcake boo grams with a personal note are $3.50.
LUNCH - CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, CHEESEBURGER, CHICKEN FILLET SANDWICH, SPICY CHICKEN, TRI TATERS, SIDE SALAD, BAKED APPLES, JUICE, ASSORTED FRUIT CUPS, FRESH FRUIT, MILK
CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES…..WILL BE SOLD FOR .75
YEARBOOK IS YOURBOOK! Seniors – Want to leave a legacy?Senior Tributes are available to showcase and celebrate your life in 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, or FULL PAGE sizes.
Club Picture Day – If you are in a club, on a team, or a member of any other organization that gets group pictures taken, please coordinate with you advisers, coaches, and sponsors to get ready for Club Picture Day in about 3 weeks on Thursday, November 9th. If you want to dress alike or need to get your dues paid or have a uniform ready, start now. CAN you get a free nameplate for your 2018 Panther Parade yearbook? – Yes!!! THIS WEEK ONLY, everyone who purchases a yearbook here at school will get a free nameplate if you bring a can of food for the needy. SEE YOU IN YOUR YEARBOOK!!
SCIENCE BOWL CLUB - Do you like trivia? Do you like science? Which star has the greatest apparent magnitude? The sun, duh! What is the only infectious disease to have been eradicated from the earth? If you want to learn about, engage with, or display your prowess in a broad range of scientific topics, join us for the first meeting of the Science Bowl Club in SC4 this Thursday, October 26th at 2:20 pm. Oh yeah, the answer is smallpox, Go science. Hoorah.
SASA - TIME TO JOIN: SNOWFLAKE IS GETTING CLOSE – NOVEMBER 18. WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A PART OF DETERMINING WHAT MUSIC IS PLAYED AT SNOWFLAKE? WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE A VOICE IN WHO IS ON SNOWFLAKE COURT? IF THE ANSWER IS YES, THEN JOIN SASA . DUES ARE ONLY $ 5.00 AND MAY BE PAID IN E 11 THROUGH FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27. LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD.
MU ALPHA THETA - math honor society, is open for new members who have completed Algebra 2 or are currently enrolled in Honors Algebra 2 and in addition have completed or are enrolled in a still more advanced course. On the 4-point grading scale, this shall mean at least a 3.0 grade point average. Please see Ms. Malone NW215 before school or Mrs. Gipson NW217 after school for application. Applications are due Monday, Oct. 30, 2017.
BEST BUDDIES - NEW Best Buddies Club long-sleeved shirts will be available through Oct. 30, for $15.00. You can bring your money to Mrs. Schwill in W103 before or after school. Pictures of the shirts are posted outside W103.
FBLA - Mandatory Meeting- TOMORROW- October 25th. Please make plans to attend. We will be finished by 2:30pm. Please stop by BEFORE Wednesday for a newsletter.
BOOK CLUB - will be meeting Thursday of this week from 2:10-3:10pm in the Library. We will be discussing the book Confessions of a Murder Suspect. Wear your Halloween costume and think of a book you would like to read for our November meeting. Hope to see you there!
GIRLS BASKETBALL - tryouts will be held Monday, Oct. 30th from 2:30pm to 4:30pm in the Main Gym.