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February 20th, 2020

PRINCIPAL’S CORNER
“There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.” – Brian Tracy
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

SCIENCE FAIR BINGO NIGHT
Join us on Friday February 21st for our Science Fair Bingo night.  Bring a covered dish and a 2 liter drink and enjoy a fun evening of games and prizes. All Middle School Science Fair projects will be on display and you can vote for the People’s Choice Award. Voting is from 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm and we will start eating around 6:30 as we play Bingo. We hope you can join us!

MIDDLE SCHOOL CHORUS PERFORMANCE
The Middle School Choir will perform at the First Baptist Church in Greensboro on March 30, 2020 from 11:45 to 2:45. 

LOST AND FOUND
Misplaced that new jacket or lunchbox? If your student has left anything at school, please have them look in the lost and found located in the cafeteria for their lost items. Any items left in the lost and found after February 28th will be donated. 

HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOK FEBRUARY FLASH SALE!
HS yearbooks have temporarily been reduced back down to $40 for the month of February. E-mails with a link to place a yearbook order went out this week.  To order a yearbook, please visit www.yearbookordercenter.com and use the code 17986. Please see Ms. V if you have any questions.

11TH GRADE ACT TESTING
The 11th grade students will be completing the ACT on February 25.  Students taking the ACT may leave school once all testing is finished.  The 11th grade students received a Junior Letter last week with more information about the test. Also, check the school website for a link to register for test taking information on the ACT site. We also need proctors to assist with testing. Please consider volunteering and call the school. 

RELAY FOR LIFE
On March 13, BCS is hosting a Relay For Life event from 6:00PM-9:00PM. For more information, see their website www.relayforlife.org/rockinghamnc or see their facebook page Relay For Life Rockingham Co, NC. If you have any questions, contact Angel Holland at aholland@bcmschool.org.

BCS SPRING BOOK FAIR! MARCH 9 – MARCH 16
THEME: It’s a Jungle Out There!!!
Online Sales Shopping Days: 3/4 – 3/17
New online shopping experience. Your school now gets access to the popular Scholastic Store! Shop from a huge selection of educational products, games, crafts, and kits. All orders ship home, and you’ll earn 25% in rewards on purchases made during your Fair.
Set up an eWallet and customize your spending options. Shoppers can set up and manage funds between these dates: 2/24 – 3/16

INCLEMENT WEATHER NOTIFICATIONS
BCS typically follows the Rockingham County Schools’ inclement weather schedule. Families will receive a robocall with information regarding delays or cancellations. Additionally, we post this information to WFMY News 2, Fox 8 News, WXII News 12, and the Bethany Community School PTSO Facebook page.

FEBRUARY & MARCH CALENDAR
February 21 – Science Fair Bingo Night
March 5 – Spring Band Concert – 7:00pm
February 22 – Band Chili Cook-Off  (4:00)
March 5 – Spring School Pictures
February 25 – 10th grade ACT Test
March 9-16 – Spring Book Fair
February 29 – Inclement Weather Date for Band Chili Cook-Off
March 13 – Relay for Life
March 3 – Bethany Community School Open House – 7:00pm

SPRING SPORTS TRYOUTS

Baseball
First tryout date:  Monday February 24. Meet at the field at school
Middle School 3:15 – 4:15
High School 4:15 – until dark

Softball
Middle school first tryout date: Monday February 24.  3:15 – 5:00. Meet at the field at school
High school first tryout date Wednesday February 26.  3:30 – 5:30. Meet at the field at school

Women’s Soccer
First tryout date:  Monday February 24. Meet at the field at school
Middle school 3:15 – 4:15
High School 4:15 – 5:45

High school participants need to have a current physical (within the last 395 days) on file with Coach Gann and a signed concussion form for the 2019-2020 school year.  Fall and winter sport participants already have the concussion formed signed for this year.

Middle school participants need to have a current physical (within the last 395 days) on file with Coach Rodgers and a signed concussion form for the 2019-2020 school year.  Fall and winter sport participants already have the concussion formed signed for this school year.