Thursday, December 27, 2018

BHS News


Good Afternoon,

From the BHS family to yours, wishing everyone a wonderful holiday break!  

Unified Music Concert
One of the most joyous experiences at BHS this holiday season was experienced at this year’s Unified 
Music Concert!  When looking in the faces of our students and audience members, the smiles were
big and bright! A big thank you to all of our unified music students and teachers for providing us with
 the wonderful holiday treat of music!

Lost and Found:
Parents, Students, and Staff, If you have lost something be sure to check the lost and found!
  • If you have lost clothing, coats, bags, books, etc. please look in the bins located by the 
  • concession stand in the Gym hall.
  • If you have lost smaller items such as a wallet, keys, calculator or phone stop in the 
  • main office and we will assist you.  

Important Dates and Events:
December 24 - January 1st - Holiday Recess - No School
January 7- MST Field Trip R3 and R4
January 9 - College Info. Night for Juniors - 6pm - Theater
January 10 - BHS Winter Band Concert - 6pm - Theater
January 11 - End of Semester I

From the Counseling Department:

January 9th 2019  College Planning Information Night for Junior Parents
6pm in the BHS Theater  
All BHS parents and students are welcome to attend.  This evening will provide an introduction 
to the college process including the search and application process.

From the Nursing Department
Save the date!!

From the Library

Stay up-to-date with everything for the BHS Yearbook HERE

IB Coordinator:
As we look beyond the holidays and into January, it is time to begin thinking about course selection 
for the 2019-2020 school year. To that end, I’d like to extend an open invitation to all students and
families, in any grade, to join me for an IB Information Night on Tuesday January 15 at 6:00pm in the 
BHS Theater.

Important January Dates:
  • January 7: Math SL IA drafts DUE
  • January 11: TOK PT Final drafts DUE
  • January 15: IB Information Night (all are invited) 6:00pm, BHS Theater
  • January 22: Film Textual Analysis (Film Studies) and Portfolio (Film Making) Due
  • January 22: English WIT papers (Juniors) Due


From the Deans:
January 10 - Winter Band Concert

Food and Nutrition Department:
The breakfast program will be featuring a delicious and nutritious fruit smoothie. Loaded with fresh fruit and yogurt this smoothie will provide lots of energy and protein to start the school day off with a bang. In addition to breakfast combo meals, the kitchen will be offering a homemade festive holiday gingerbread. This lovely treat will keep you feeling satisfied with its warm spice combination and is topped with a sweet drizzle of vanilla glaze.These featured items are so tasty! Don't miss out on these healthy, wholesome new breakfast items.     
The hot lunch program is featuring an exciting new meal on Monday, December 17th. We will be offering a local beef or falafel patty topped with a mediterranean red pepper sauce and assorted chopped veggies, stuffed into a whole grain pita pocket. This is being paired with a fresh tomato, cucumber & parsley salad and roasted local winter vegetables. On Tuesday, December 18th hot lunch will be offering a fresh spinach salad with pomegranates and a homemade vinaigrette. The sub station is offering a festive holiday inspired wrap: “The Grinch” includes bacon, lettuce, tomato and a spicy avocado sauce in a spinach wrap. Some delicious new recipes to come and try!  

Student Activities:

Winter Play Auditions are December 13, 14, 15.

December 14th, the swim team is putting on a movie night. $3.00 in the theater, 6pm.

College Freshmen Panel- January 3 & 4.

GRADUATION: Caps & gowns:
If you are only interested in your cap & gown go to the following link:
To Order Your Cap and Gown Click Here   choose the $18.00 Cap & Gown unit.

If you are interested in purchasing other senior items with your cap & gown, go to the following link:
And follow these directions:
After you hit the “Graduation Tab”:
Scroll to bottom and hit “Browse all products and Cap and Gowns”
Scroll to bottom of next page to see “Cap and Gowns” and click
It will be right there under individual items.

Alternative Programming:
MST: The MST Field Trip is on MONDAY January 7th (Form says Friday). Students planning on going must turn in their permission slips by January 3rd, 2019 to Ms. Woods in 229.

RWL: Students can find RWL activities requiring volunteer sign-ups under the “Opportunities” tab when they log into their X2VOL accounts. Students may also continue to log hours on the X2VOL site.

From the SAU:

From the PTG:
The Bedford PTG Would Like To Wish You And Your Family A Safe And Happy Winter Break!

COFFEE AND CONVERSATION with Interim Superintendent Mike Fournier:  Hosted by the PTG, Interim Superintendent Mike Fournier invites you to “Coffee and Conversation”, Tuesday, January 8th, 6:30PM at Bedford Town Library (Richmond Meeting Room)…LIMITED SEATING-RSVP REQUIRED.
This will be a small, informal gathering to discuss Bedford School District happenings.  
In order to be more interactive and personal, seating is limited so you must RSVP here… Coffee&ConversationSignUp  if you wish to attend.
This will be a discussion based gathering, so questions and comments will be encouraged.
Additional get-togethers with Mr. Fournier will take place throughout the school year if you are unable to attend or seats are no longer available.

HANNAFORD HELPS REUSEABLE BAG PROGRAM: Hannaford on Jenkins Road has chosen Bedford PTG to be the beneficiary of the Community Bag program in December. For every green Community reusable bag purchased at Hannaford, on JENKINS ROAD, in December, the PTG will receive a $1.00 donation.

FAMILY EVENTS COMING IN JANUARY:  Principal Winter Reading Night Thursday, January 24th. Barnes and Noble Days January 25th - 27th. Stay tuned for more details!

Doing last minute shopping on Amazon?  Help BeBOLD at the same time! Please go to, choose BeBOLD and .5% of the price of your eligible purchases will be donated to BeBOLD.  Please remember you can support BeBOLD anytime you order from AmazonSmile, not just during the holidays.

There’s NO BeBOLD Speaker Series Event in December.

Our next Speaker Series Event will be Monday, January 28th from 7-8pm at the Bedford Library in the MacAllaster room.

If you were unable to attend any of our previous Speaker Series Events, most of them are posted on our website. Check them out at!

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