BHS News Archive
Today is a Day 1 Schedule
Gay-Straight Alliance BHS's gay-straight alliance, the GSA+ Club, invites any and all students wishing to continue ADL-inspired conversations on LGBTQA topics to our meeting on Monday, 2/5 in room 2402. See Mrs. Hurley, Mrs. DiTomasso, or Mrs. Thomson with questions.
Red Cross Blood Drive Please consider donating blood at the upcoming blood drive hosted by the Red Cross Club on Friday, February 2nd from 8am to 1pm in the B gym. A sign up sheet is posted outside of Miss Cassello's office 12c (next to the school store), or you can email her with a time and she will add you to the sign up sheet. You must be at least 17 years old and come with two forms of valid ID. We hope to see you there!
Upbeat The next Upbeat meeting is Monday, February 5, 2018 in the BHS Cafe. Pizza is served at 5:15 pm.
Writing Center The Writing Center will re-open on Thursday, February 1st. All students who would like assistance in any part of the writing process should visit this link to schedule an appointment with a tutor: http://www.berlinschools.org/page.cfm?p=1265. Appointments can be made during students' study halls and after school. The writing center is located in room 1500.
Yearbook Attention Students interested in Yearbook, there will be a meeting on Thursday, February 1st at 2:20 in rm 1602. Returning and new students are welcome.
Girls Basketball Berlin High School is celebrating girls basketball senior night on Thursday, February 1st at 6:45 pm. Two seniors, Alana Garofalo and DeAna Gibson, will be recognized. Please support the girls basketball seniors on Thursday!
AP Test Information Attention AP Students! It is time to register for your AP exams. The online registration program is open from 2/5-2/23, and the cost is $93 per exam. Visit the BHS website for the link to register. See Mrs. Pires in the counseling office with any questions.
Girls Golf Any girls interested in playing golf are encouraged to attend a meeting next Wednesday, February 7th at 2:30 p.m. in the Cafeteria. Coach Barnes will provide information about sign-ups, tryouts, and practices.
Baseball Pre-Season Meeting Anyone interested in playing Baseball in the spring should plan on attending a pre-season meeting next Tuesday, February 6th at 2:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.
Shake It Up at Lunch Day Friday, February 2nd - break out of your comfort zone and sit with someone new at lunch on Friday! Get to know your classmates! #ADL
The Upbeat Room will be closed during periods 2 and 3 today.
Softball All athletes who are planning on trying out for the Berlin High School softball team, there will be a very brief but mandatory informational meeting after school this Wednesday, February 7th, at 2:15 pm in Coach Pires’s room (room 1506). The meeting is to discuss the upcoming season and review the practice schedule as well as preseason requirements including permission forms. Please see coach Pires with any questions.
Parks & Rec Summer Employment The Berlin Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for summer positions for Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor/Lifeguard, Pool Attendant, and Summer Fun Supervisor. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and meet the required qualifications for these positions. For applications and job descriptions contact the Berlin Parks and Recreation Department at 860-828-7009, stop by the Berlin Parks and Recreation Department, or check the Town website at www.town.berlin.ct.us under employment opportunities. Deadline for applications is Friday, February 2nd at 1:00 pm.
Cast Ons Looking for a way to keep warm during the winter months? Are you interested in learning how to knit or crochet? If so, please join the "Cast Ons" on Thursday mornings at 6:45, in room 2302 with Ms. Gagnon (please note the change in meeting day). You can learn how to knit or crochet a scarf, hat and/or blanket. Please bring yarn and knitting needles or a crochet hook. If you have any questions about what to bring, please see me. Students and staff are welcome!