January 3rd, 2019
Principals Corner – Motivational
*”Tomorrow, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.” Brad Paisley
*”Stop wishing, start doing.” Unknown
*”I never dreamt of success. I worked for it.” Estee Lauder
January 2nd – Regular school day for students and staff
January 17th – Regular school day for students and staff
January 18th – Teacher Work Day
NC Check-In Assessment #2
Middle school students will participate in the second round of NC Check-In assessments on the following dates.
January 14 – Reading
January 15 – Math
January 16 – Reading
January 17 – Math
January 22 – Reading
January 23 – 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
MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT COUNCILS WINTER SOCIAL
The Winter Social scheduled for December 12th will be rescheduled for a later date.
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 email@example.com or you can find the link to the online volunteer sign-up on our Facebook page.
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.
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.
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)
STUDENT INFORMATION CARDS
Parents, if you have not filled out your child’s student information card, and do not have a white card, please call the office and a
card will be sent home with your child. It’s very important that we have the information on file.
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
|1-3-19||S. Stokes Girls 5:00 Boys 6:30||1100 S. Stokes High Dr. Walnut Cove|
|1-4-19||At Triad Math & Science||700 Creek Ridge Rd. Greensboro|
|1-7-19||Boys VS GDS at 5:30||BCS|
|1-9-19||At Piedmont Classical Girls 6:30 Boys 8:00||Royce & Jane Reynolds Sal. Army Boys & Girls|
Club 1001 Freeman Mill Road Greensboro
|1-11-19||At Triad Baptist|
MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
|1-4-19||VS Greensboro Academy||BCS|
|1-7-19||VS Greensboro Day||BCS|
JANUARY 2019 CALENDAR
1st – Holiday
2nd – Regular School Day
8th – Athletic Booster Club Meeting-Immediately following the Middle School Boys Basket Ball Game.
17th – Regular School Day
18th – Teacher Work Day
21st – Martin Luther King Jr Holiday
22nd – School Board Meeting 7:00 pm
24th – Report Cards Go Home
24th – Winter Band Concert 7:00 pm (rescheduled from December 13th)