Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Sep 21, 2021

Seniors headed to some kind of post-secondary training next school year--Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) offers assistance for filing the FAFSA. FAFSA becomes available on October 1st and any students considering attending Iowa or Iowa State should file by December 1st. Schedule an in-person appointment in Davenport on Fridays, starting October 1st. Schedule a virtual appointment via zoom (on Tuesdays & Thursdays). To schedule, go to www.icansucceed.org/apt or call 877-272-4692. ICAN will be doing a virtual, state-wide Financial Aid presentation the night before FAFSA becomes available, on Thursday, September 30th at 6 pm. Families can register using the link below, or they can watch it live on ICAN's Facebook page: https://www.icansucceed.org/about-ican/services/presentations/ican-events-and-presentations/how-to-pay-for-college-understanding-financial-aid-6bb108

Calling all female students interested in a Career in Aviation! On Saturday, September 25th at the QCA Airport you can meet with female leaders in the Aviation field and learn about joining them in your career! Check out the attachment on the announcements for more information. Mrs. Hoyt

Are you interested in a health career, or want to learn about healthy bodies and healthy relationships? Join Bethany Children and Families as they present FLASH, a once a month Pride time focused on healthy you & healthy relationships.Sample topics include: Communication, Coercion & Consent, and how the body works. Please email Mrs Cole or Mrs Hilton-Cullum to be added to the list. Spots are limited.

GSA Club will meet TODAY in room D265. All are welcome!

Don't forget- students considering applying to a Military Academy need to attend our Military Academy Night on Thursday, Sept 23rd! This is a virtual event, from 7-8p and you will get all the information and resources that you need to successfully apply to an academy. You must register here.

Black Voices Matter Leadership is now accepting applications! BVM is an organization of student representatives from all races and backgrounds who volunteer their time to make BHS more inclusive and aware of race related issues. Apply here! See Mrs. Burroughs with questions, applications DUE BY FRIDAY 9/24.

School pictures will be TODAY and Wednesday, the 21st and 22nd. Please bring your student ID with you when your alpha is called down to take pictures.

Are you interested in playing Dungeons and Dragons or Magic: The Gathering? Then come to the BHS library TODAY after school for the Bett DnD Club!

On the job hunt? Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop is looking for you! Check out the attachment to the announcements for more information!

Juniors and Seniors interested in enrolling into a nursing program after high school have the opportunity to visit Trinity College of Nursing and Healthcare for a hands on lab experience! There are very limited spots and they will go fast. See Mrs. Hoyt to get the information to sign up!

Scotland & England Travel Opportunity: Fall enrollment is open for BHS's travel opportunity to Scotland & England in the Summer of 2022! Current sophomore, junior, and senior students are welcome to join. Ms. Woolley will be hosting an all virtual informational meeting Thursday, September 23rd at 7:15 after parent teacher conferences. Please RSVP with the following link to receive the meeting zoom link: https://rsvp.eftours.com/vfvbrdx.

The Iowa Department of Education notified us Friday, that in fact, public school districts with their own transportation services do fall under the CDC mandate/order that any passenger or driver must wear a mask at all times when riding/driving a bus.

Effective Wednesday, September 22nd all passengers must wear a mask when traveling to and from school, activities and athletic events using BCSD transportation. Thank you!

Fellowship of Christian Athletes starts up this Friday, 9/24, at 7:15am in Mrs. Farmer’s room, D301. Whether you are involved with sports or not, we would love to have you check out our group! See you Friday morning!

Freshmen: If you have not exchanged your Chromebook for a new one, please bring your old Chromebook to the library sometime this week to exchange it.

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