March 7th, 2019
Did you know… Beginning in their Junior year of high school, BCS students have the opportunity to earn high school graduation credits while also earning tuition-free college credits through the Bethany Community School/Rockingham Community College Partnership.
Principals Corner – Motivational
“We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action.” Dr. Henry Link
“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” Franklin D. Roosevelt
INCLEMENT WEATHER MAKE-UP DAY
June 3rd will be the last day of school and an early release day.
March 7 – ENROLLMENT OPEN HOUSE
First time visitors who are interested in attending Bethany Community School are invited to attend our Enrollment Open House on Thursday, March 7th from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. We encourage our students and families currently attending BCS to invite friends, family members, and neighbors to attend and learn more about our school. We are accepting new students for the 2019-2020 academic year in grades 6-11.
MARCH 11TH – 18TH BCS BOOK FAIR
Please feel free to come out and visit our Book Fair. If you would like to volunteer to work at the Book Fair please call the office and speak with Mrs. Fowler.
MARCH 14TH-HS AND MS BAND CONCERT AND MS CHORUS CONCERT
Please join us at 7:00 pm for the High School and Middle School Band Concert. There will also be a Middle School chorus concert.
MARCH 21ST-SOCCER AND HIGH SPORTS PICTURES
Soccer sports pictures will be taken by Life Touch on March 21st in the gym. This is the make- up day from March 5th for the Soccer team only.
March 26 – New Student Enrollment Lottery
We will conduct the lottery for new students on Tuesday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m. The lottery will take place at the beginning of our regularly scheduled school board meeting. The lottery will be conducted electronically and completed in minutes through the LotterEase program. Registered families will learn results immediately following the completion of the lottery.
APRIL 6TH – HIGH SCHOOL DANCE
The High School Dance is scheduled for April 6th, from 7:00-9:30 at BCS. Dress is formal, and tickets are $15.00. If you would like to be a Volunteer Chaperone, please contact Ms. Vodenichar at firstname.lastname@example.org
APRIL 20TH-SECOND ANNUAL BCS ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB GOLF TOURNAMENT
The tournament is scheduled for Saturday, April 20th. We are looking for volunteers, players, and sponsors. For more information, check out our Facebook page or contact Wendy Sokal at email@example.com.
BCS ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB NEWS
The next Mrs. Pumpkin’s fundraiser is coming up in just a few weeks. We will have great prizes again, so stay tuned for further information!
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.
MAY 18TH-8TH GRADE DANCE
Save the date! May 18th will be the 8th grade dance. More information will be sent home regarding the time and ticket price. Please contact Heather Pryor with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336-235-9085. Thank you
SAGEBRUSH STEAKHOUSE IN REIDSVILLE HELPS SUPPORT BCS ATHLETICS
Beginning February 5th Sagebrush Steakhouse will be donating 10% of all sales to the BCS athletic booster club. This is a great opportunity to eat good food and support our school. All you have to do is eat and inform your server that you are with BCS. Come out the first Tuesday of every month and support BCS.
SCHOOL SPIRIT NIGHT AT ELIZABETH’S PIZZA IN WENTWORTH
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.
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.
MIDDLE SCHOOL BASEBALL, SOFTBALL AND SOCCER SCHEDULES
|3-7-19 @ 4:00||MS Baseball vs Phoenix Academy||Summerfield Park|
|3-11-19 @ 4:00||MS Baseball vs TMSA||Summerfield Park|
|3-13-19||MS Softball vs Summerfield Charter||Summerfield Charter|
|3-14-2019 @ 4:30||MS Girls Soccer vs TMSA||TMSA At Gibson Park|
MARCH 7, 2019 CALENDAR
7TH – Open House and enrollment 7:00 pm
11th – 18th-BCS Book Fair
14th – MS and HS Band Concert and MS Chorus Concert
20th – New Enrollment Deadline
21st – Soccer and HS Sports pictures with LifeTouch will be taken in the gym. (These are makeup pictures from March 5th)
25th – 26th-Teacher Workdays No school for students
26th – School Board Meeting/Enrollment Lottery 7:00 pm
28th – Report Cards go home