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January 24th, 2019

Principals Corner – Motivational
*”I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Elon Musk
*”Challenges are what makes life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” Joshua J. Marine
*”I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” Michael Jordan

INCLEMENT WEATHER MAKE-UP DAY
June 3rd will be the last day of school and an early release day.

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)

8th Grade
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.

YEARBOOKS
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.

BCS ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB NEWS
We need volunteers to help with admission and concessions at our home basketball games. If you can help, please contact Wendy Sokal at jsokal@triad.rr.com or you can find the link to the online volunteer sign-up on our Facebook page,

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 @ walkerh1@yahoo.com 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

DATEVSADDRESS
1-25-19VS Piedmont ClassicalBCS
1-29-19VS Piedmont ClassicalBCS
2-1-19VS New Garden Friends Girls 4:30 Boys afterBCS
2-5-19VS Community BaptistBCS

MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE

DATEVSADDRESS
1-25-19@ Gate City Charter123 Flemingfield Rd. G’boro

JANUARY 2019 CALENDAR
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

FEBRUARY 2019 CALENDAR
4TH – Enrollment Mailing goes out
7th – Progress reports go home
12th – PTSO Meeting at 6:30
18th – Teacher Workday
26th – School Board Meeting