Monday, October 18, 2010
“Faith is taking the first step even if you cannot see the whole staircase.”
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK
Monday Regular 5 Schedule
Tuesday Regular 6 Schedule
Wednesday Odd Schedule
Thursday Even Schedule
Friday Regular Schedule
**What’s New and Just Added???…..**
Do you need a BHHS Parking Permit?????? They are still available……come to House B and pick up
You need to have a BHHS Parking Permit to park on campus.
LOST & FOUND
LOST: Security turned in a bicycle to the Attendance Office on 10/8. Please come to identify. Be prepared to describe the
lock that accompanied the bicycle.
LOST AND FOUND: The Lost and Found already has ‘found’ sweat shirts, sport shoes and other
miscellaneous items. If you have lost such please stop by the Attendance Office – Room 133.
CLUBS & ACTIVITES
BSU meeting TOMORROW at lunch in Rm. 361. Please be prompt.
SCIENCE & TEHNOLOGY CLUB: Come join us Thursday @ lunch in Rm. 191. Bring your lunch!
*Please check the BHHS website for the list of sport events for this week.*
Girls Lacrosse tryouts…Friday Oct. 22nd @ 3 pm on the Track! Questions? See June in House B!!!
SENIORS…………… Check out the SENIOR/College Visits Section on the back for ALL your Senior Announcements
Madrigal Singers & Minnesingers Fun-raising Fund-raiser
252 North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, 90210
Good food is like good music. The more, the better at The LA Foodshow.
See Mr. Pressman in rm. 190 for a copy of the flyer and present it to your server when ordering; 20%
of your check will go directly to benefit the Beverly Hills High School Madrigal Singers and
Minnesingers! Valid for dine-in or take-out only. (Event flyers may not be distributed in or near the
restaurant, or the donation will be voided)
Mark your calendars for this and future LA Foodshow Madrigal/Minnesinger Benefit Nights
(Thursday, Oct. 28th, Thursday, Nov. 18th, and Thursday, Dec. 16th.)
Get a jump start on the CAHSEE!!! CAHSEE study guides available in House B!
Don't miss this year's Apple Harvest Faire on October 24, from noon to five on the front lawn of the high school.
There is something for everyone including great games, food, rides, prizes, competitions and community service
opportunities. For information or to see your name on a food booth, a ride or the
T-shirt, contact BHEF at 310.557.0651 or visit bhef.org.
Voices Around the World Magazine:
All those interested in becoming Editor-in Chief of VATW must submit a letter of
recommendation from their counselor and a letter from one of their teachers.
Submit to Dr. R. Ramsey in Room 238 by Wed. Oct 20.
“All NHS students who want to run for officer positions, there is a meeting October 19 at lunch in room 284- Candidate
statements due by Oct. 22.”
Unleash your inner artist and gain national recognition for your talent!!
"Together We Can"__??? REFLECTIONS CONTEST entries are due November 15th, and this year's
theme is "Together We Can." Any student may participate by submitting an original work of art in one of
the following categories: musical composition, photography, visual arts, dance choreography, film/video
production, or literature. Express yourself! Show off your artistic talent! Packets and forms can be found in
any House on campus or on-line at http://bhhs.bhusd.org or http://www.ptareflections.org/cs/online_entry . Completed
entries should be deposited in the specially designated boxes inside each House.
Please come to House C to pick-up your ID card from make-up picture day. Also, if you have never taken a photo for
an ID card please come to House C and get your picture taken and receive an ID card!
11th/12th Grade CAHSEE Make – Ups
Nov. 9 and Nov.10th in the Student Cafeteria @ 8 am
Free CAHSEE Study Guides are available in House B!
LOVE TO READ? CHECK OUT THE BEVERLY HILLS LITERARY ESCAPE FROM OCTOBER 22 - 24 Don’t just
read a book. Experience it. Meet contemporary authors--including Colum McCann, Joyce Maynard, Mona Simpson,
Dani Shaprio and more-- and discuss current leading fiction. For more information, go to www.bhliteraryescape.com.
Ten percent of all proceeds from book sales will benefit the Beverly Hills Public Library.
The SMC representative will be here every Thursday throughout the year between 9:00 and 11:00 am in Room 292.
Performing and Visual Arts Colleges Fairs Los Angeles
(Over 110 colleges, Universities, conservatories and exhibitors in attendance!)
Sunday, Oct. 24 - 1 pm – 3:30 pm
UCLA _ Ackerman Union, Grand Ballroom
308 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, Ca 90024
This event is FREE and open to the public.
CLUBS & ACTVITIES
THE HOPE FOR HAITI CLUB is a non-profit club that raises money for the people of Haiti. We need all the support we can
have to raise money for them. Please come and join us TODAY @ lunch in Rm. 240 for our first meeting.
Want to learn how to step? Come to rm. S105 and join Beverly’s Hyperactive Hard Steppers meeting TODAY.
FRENCH CLUB meeting TOMORROW at Lunch in Rm. 240.
Please join us for American Red Cross Club’s first meeting on Oct. 20 during lunch in Rm. 284
Science Team meeting will be Wed. Oct. 20 @ lunch in Rm. S404. All are welcome.
NIT’s first meeting will be TODAY @ lunch in Rm. S212! Please be there and bring your friends!
Community Service Project: The project is to gather data and compile a comprehensive listing of retail businesses
(food, clothing, electronics, etc.) that hire under the age of 18. Retail businesses have indicated that they will be hiring
more employees this year for the upcoming holiday season. This listing will greatly assists BHHS students that will be
looking for employment with a local retailer. Must be at least 16 years old. See Mr. Hayne (Rm. 221) for details.
SENIORS Please schedule your Senior Portraits Now!! Students and parents should go to whites-
studios.com/beverly to make your appointment. You will be directed to available dates on campus in Oct. These dates
will guarantee them a spot in the yearbook without the need to come to their North Hollywood Studio.
Please make sure that your email address is correct in Naviance. This is the main method by which
your counselors will be communicating with you during your college application process. Questions?
See your counselor for help.
Please be aware that we have SCHOOL-WIDE DEADLINE DATES for requesting letters of
recommendation from TEACHERS & COUNSELORS: If you are applying early, you must request a letter
by Friday, October 8th. If you are applying regular decision, you must request a letter by Friday, November
19th. If your request comes in after the deadline, your counselor and teacher will not be able to write you a
comprehensive letter of recommendation. MEET YOUR DEADLINES FOR THIS VERY IMPORTANT
Seniors: October Scholarship opportunities will be posted on the high school website and Family
Connection/Naviance on the 1st of every month beginning October 1st. A limited number of paper copies will
be available in House C.
Upcoming College Visits @ Beverly…………………………….
We encourage you to attend college conferences but you MUST have your teachers’ prior permission.
Check the bulletin; watch the calendars in the main hall, look at visits on Naviance and PLAN AHEAD.
Pick up a permission slip from any of the houses, get your teachers approval and bring the College
Conference Form with you to the meeting. Your attendance will be verified.
DAY DATE COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY TIME LOCATION
Mon. Oct.18 Yale 11:15 AM Rm 292
Mon Oct. 18 Boston University 1:30 PM EDC
Tues. Oct. 19 University of Delaware 10:00 AM Rm 292
Tues. Oct. 19 Mills College 11:15 AM Rm 292
Wed. Oct. 20 Reed College 9:00 AM Rm 292
Wed. Oct. 20 Skidmore College 10:00 AM Rm 292
Wed. Oct. 20 Cal State Northridge 10:00 AM Room 300
Wed. Oct. 20 Hofstra University 11:00 AM Rm 292
Wed. Oct. 20 Occidental 1:30 PM Library classroom
Fri. Oct. 22 Mount Holyoke College 12:00 PM Rm 292
Mon. Oct. 25 Arizona State University 8:15 AM Rm 300
Mon. Oct. 25 Williams College 9:00 AM Rm 292
Mon. Oct. 25 Rider University 10:15 AM Rm 292
Mon. Oct. 25 Wellesley 2:00 PM Library
Tues. Oct. 26 Ohio Wesleyan University 8:15 AM Rm 292
Tues. Oct. 26 Duke 2:15 PM Rm 292
Wed. Oct. 27 Pomona College 8:45 AM Rm 292
Thurs. Oct. 28 Swarthmore College 9:30 AM Rm 292
Thurs. Oct. 28 Chapman Ubiversity 10:15 AM Rm 300
Thurs. Oct. 28 Kenyon College 1:30 PM Rm 292
Fri. Oct. 29 Carnegie Mellon 1:30 PM Rm 292
Check the bulletin board next to the stars for off campus college visits.