Friday, March 6, 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020

Mar 06, 2020

French Club meets today after school in D268. We will be going to the Quad City Storm hockey game Friday evening. We have a suite reserved. Please let Ms. Conrad know if you are interested in attending.

The Class of 2021 is hosting the annual March Madness basketball tournament on March 28th for 12-5. It is $5 per person with a maximum of 4 people to a team. Sign ups are in the activities office and are due back March 13th. Please ask a member of student council if you have any questions!

If you are interested in taking the STAMP test to get the Iowa Seal of Biliteracy, please make sure your form and money is turned into the Activities Office by the end of the day.

All items in the cubbies outside of the fitness center need to be removed by Thursday, March 12th, or they will be donated to Good Will.

We're about half-way through the Pennies for Patients drive, and BHS has raised $1146.34! Mrs. Law's 2nd block class is leading the way with $313.73, followed by Mrs. Tisue's class with $267.26 in the class competition. According to the LLS website, a person in the US is diagnosed with a blood cancer every three minutes. Keep donating to your second block class and buying blood drops to help fight this devastating disease!

"Are you looking for an organization next year that focuses on leadership, community, and service? Student Council is currently taking applications for next year! StuCo plans Homecoming, Hunger Drive, Dance Marathon, Prom, and so much more. Election packets are available in the Activities Office starting Tuesday, February 25, and due back to the Activities Office by Thursday, March 12. See Mrs. Burroughs or Ms. Mahoney for any questions."

Bettendorf Student Council will be showing Inside Out in the PAC tonight at 7 pm. The movie is to spread awareness about mental illness and all proceeds will go towards NAMI. Snacks and drinks will be sold during the night for 50 cents. Everyone is invited and we hope to see you there!

This week, students and staff are asked to work on understanding that it’s not about the mistakes we make, but rather how we handle them so we can learn and keep going forward. Today's reminder is excellence is achieved when we learn from our mistakes instead of giving up because of them.

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