Monday, November 17, 2014

BHS: News

Good Afternoon!
BHS is the place to be this weekend!  Our Bulldogs will be either thrilling us at the big football semi-final game on Saturday, or entertaining us at the crazy fun musical production!  The stadium will be a bit chilly so bundle up, but the theater will be warm and cozy so take your pick (or pick both!).
Lots of important announcements this week so read all the way to the bottom!
Below are details for the events.
Semi-Finals Varsity Football - Bedford vs. Exeter, Saturday @ Bulldog Stadium, Nov. 15th, 1:00pm
This is an NHIAA tournament and admission fees are collected as you enter the driveway.  Adults $7.00, Seniors $5.00, Students $5.00  We expect a full house for the game so get there early and avoid the long line!
BHS Musical - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - BHS Theater
Admission at the door -  Adults $10.00, Students $5.00
Show Times: Nov. 13, 14, 15, (Nov. 16 @ 2 PM),  21, 22 @ 7PM  
BHS Teacher Conferences Nov. 17-20, If you missed the opportunity to schedule a conference, contact your son or daughter's teacher vis email to set some time up to meet.
BHS Fall Athletic Awards Night - Nov. 24th - 6:30 -9:00pm Theater
Prom Fundraiser
The Prom Committee is running a fundraiser to help with the cost of this years prom ticket.  The attached form along with payment need to be returned to the school byTuesday November 18th.  Any questions please call Mr. Dempsey at 310-9000 ext 3104.​
Yearbook Fundraiser- Fall sports photo collage posters are available for purchase on the yearbook page of the BHS library website. Every fall sport has it's own collage and can be ordered in three sizes: 24"x36" for $15, 18"x24 for $10, or 12"x18" for $8. Every collage contains a variety of photos from each fall sport and would make the perfect keepsake.
Intersession News
 
1. The Intersession activities are now available to view.  You can find them at the Intersession website: https://sites.google.com/a/bedfordnhk12.net/bhs-intersession/
 
2. Each grade has three days to sign up and students must pay a minimum $20 deposit by the end of the week in order to reserve their spot:
  • Senior sign-ups Nov 17-19, deposit due by Nov 21
  • Junior sign-ups Nov 24-26, deposit due by Nov 28 (this is Thanksgiving week!  Online payments accepted by the 28th; cash or check due by the 25th)
  • Sophomore sign-ups Dec 1-3, deposit due by Dec 5
  • Freshman sign-ups Dec 8-10, deposit due by Dec 12
3. Grant applications (available on the Intersession website) are due by the Tuesday of the student's sign up week.  Grants of up to $100 are available for all activities and two $2500 grants are available for the twelve overnight trips.  
Please see attached information regarding grant opportunities. 
 
4. New this year, there will be an online payment option.  A link on the Intersession website and more information will be coming.  
 

Monday, November 10, 2014

BHS: News

Happy Friday Afternoon!
 
The Bulldogs are at it again!  This weekend our Women's Varsity Soccer team advanced to the State championship finals by posting a nail-bitting double overtime PK win against Bishop Guertin.   Our team will match up again this year against the Exeter Hawks at 2:15 pm at Bill Ball Stadium in Exeter.  
The Men's Varsity Football team will be in state championship semi final action on Saturday at 3:00pm in Bedford against the Concord Tide.  This will also be a rematch between two excellent football programs.  
 
The weekend promises to be an exciting one!!!!
 
PTG Annual Ski & Skate Sale Event Saturday, 11/22
Get ready for the PTG’s biggest fundraiser and stock up on all your winter sports gear needs for the entire family! Proceeds from this tremendous consignment sale fundraiser provide a variety of wonderful programs supporting Bedford students across all six schools. Please consider supporting this important event in any way that you can by selling your used equipment, purchasing equipment, donating, or volunteering! 
Go to www.bedfordptg.org for all the details and add your equipment to the sale using our easy online scanning system! (Drop off for selling your equipment isFriday, November 21, 2014 between 5:00pm – 8:00pm at BHS.)
 
Technology One-to-One Survey Closing Monday
Last week, we asked parents of current 8th and 9th grade students to participate in a short survey regarding a potential adoption of a one-to-one initiative for next school year.   We want to make sure everyone has a chance to respond so we are keeping it open through until Sunday, November 9.  We ask that you submit only one survey response per family. Click on this link to complete the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BSD1to1.
The information provided will assist us with our planning efforts. Please refer to the FAQs PDF document (http://www.linkyy.com/nGc) for additional information that we have compiled to date about a one to one technology initiative. Thank you.
Sincerely,
Chip McGee, Superintendent of Schools
Terry Bullard, Director of Technology