January 17th, 2019
Principals Corner – Motivational
*”And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” Abraham Lincoln
*”Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.” W.E.B. DuBois
*”Nothing in this world is impossible with a willing heart.” Abraham Lincoln
INCLEMENT WEATHER MAKE-UP DAY
June 3rd will be the last day of school and an early release day.
January 18th is still a Teacher Workday
RETURNING STUDENT CONFIRMATION AND SIBLING ENROLLMENT
Returning Student Confirmation and Sibling Enrollment are due January 23rd. Please enroll siblings, who are new applicants online through the Lotto Ease Program website at www.bcschoolnc.org.
JANUARY 24TH-PTSO MEETING
PTSO will meet January 24th at 6:30 pm. The meeting will be held prior to the band concert.
JANUARY 25TH –SCHOOL WIDE COVER DISH/SCIENCE FAIR/ AND BINGO NIGHT 5:30 TO 8:00
JANUARY 26TH-CHARTER SCHOOL SCIENCE FAIR AT GREENSBORO ACADEMY
NC Check-In Assessment #2
Middle school students will participate in the second round of NC Check-In assessments on the following dates. (Adjusted due to recent inclement weather)
January 17 – Reading
January 22 – Math
January 23 – Reading
January 25 – Math
STUDENT PICK UP AND TRANSPORTATION CALLS
Due to the length of the car line and being able to exit the school, we are asking that no student be checked out after 2:00 pm. Also, if you need to change your child’s transportation, please call the office before 2:00 pm. Thank you.
LOST AND FOUND ITEMS WILL BE GIVEN TO GOOD WILL
The lost and found area is located in the cafeteria. Students can come and check for lost items during their lunch break. Parents feel free to come and check the lost and found. There are a lot of clothes and lunch boxes that will be taken to Good Will January 18th.
Yearbooks are on sale for $35. Please go to the website ybpay.lifetouch.com. For Middle School please use the code 13654719. For High School, please use code 9448519. Please disregard the “lower school” heading for High School orders. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Widerman for Middle School and Ms. Vodenichar for High School yearbooks. Thank you.
SCIENCE FAIR WINNERS:
1st – Cooper Martin
2nd – Nate Saxer
3rd – John Heller
Honorable Mention – Tripp White
1st – Mary Anna Amos
2nd – Nicholas Gautier
3rd – Willem Pyrtle
Honorable Mention – Joseph Cheek
1st – Dylan Stafford
2nd – Charlie Holt
3rd – Eryn Quinn
Honorable Mention – Gary Pennell
Our BCS family is very proud of you.
SCHOOL SPIRIT NIGHT AT ELIZABETH’S PIZZA
Come out and enjoy some pizza while raising money for the BCS Weight Room. Spirit night is held every 4th Monday of the month at 5:30 and 10% of all proceeds go the BCS. The next Spirit Nights will be held on January 28th, February 25th, March 25th, April 22nd and May 27th, from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.
8th GRADE DANCE
It is time to plan for the 8th grade dance to celebrate our wonderful 8th graders as they transition from middle school to high school. Assistance is needed with food, planning, décor and photos. If you would like to be a part of the planning committee please contact Heather Pryor @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 336-235-9085. Thank you
BCS PTSO NEWS
We are excited to announce that the Bethany PTSO is up and running. This year’s officers are: President-Marian Hilliard, VP-Laura Rogers, Treasurer-Lori Murphy, and Secretary-Katie Amos. Looking for an easy way to earn cash for our school? Check out the packaging of products you routinely buy for Box Tops. Clip the Box Top Label from participating products and send them to the school. Each label is worth 10 cents. For other quick and easy fundraising ideas and to keep informed of upcoming events, see our website: bcschoolnc.org/ptso or like and follow us on Facebook (Bethany Community School PTSO)
ON-LINE LUNCH ORDERING REMINDER
In order for your child to receive lunch through the ORGS system, you have to order the week before and no later than midnight Thursday. If your order does not go through please call the school and get a paper menu for your child.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
|1-18-19||(Teacher WORKDAY) @ Community Baptist||509 Triangle Rd. Reidsville|
|1-23-19||VS South Stokes Girls 5:30 Boys after||BCS|
|1-25-19||VS Piedmont Classical||BCS|
|1-29-19||VS Triad Baptist||BCS|
MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
|1-17-19||@ Cornerstone||7800 Airport Center Dr. G’boro|
|1-23-19||VS Guilford Prep||BCS|
|1-25-19||@ Gate City Charter||123 Flemingfield Rd. G’boro|
JANUARY 2019 CALENDAR
18th – Teacher Work Day
21st – Martin Luther King Jr Holiday
22nd – School Board Meeting 7:00 pm
24th – Report Cards Go Home
24th – PTSO Meeting 6:30 pm prior to the band concert
24th – Winter Band Concert 7:00 pm (rescheduled from December 13th)
25th – School wide cover dish/Science Fair/ Bingo Night 5:30 to 8:00
5:30 pm View Science projects and vote for people’s choice
6:00 pm Covered-dish followed by BINGO
26th – Charter School Science Fair at Greensboro Academy
28th – School Spirit Night at Elizabeth’s Pizza in Wentworth 5:30 pm
28TH – 6TH GRADE AWARDS 7:45 AM
29TH – 7TH GRADE AWARDS 7:45 AM
30TH – 8TH GRADE AWARDS 7:45 AM