Friday, November 6, 2009
“Care enough for a result, and you will almost certainly attain it.”
- William James
SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK
Friday Regular Schedule
Monday 2-4-6 Schedule
Tuesday 3-5-7 Schedule
Wednesday Holiday – No School!
Thursday Regular Schedule
Announcing the latest Library fundraiser: postage stamps! Help us achieve our goal of upgrading
the Library’s 1994 software – purchase stamps from the Library!
Congratulations to SARABINAH PATTIRADJAWANE and NATHAN COHEN, Student Library Assistants for the 2009-
10 school year. Thanks to everyone who applied – the competition was steep!
Hey Beverly! The Dance Company is holding a Garage Sale on Sunday, November 8th from 9 am to 2pm. The Garage Sale
will be at 212 S. Canon Dr.; come snag some great deals with your family and friends while supporting The Company! We
hope to see you there!
Juniors & Seniors: Online College Fair - Kick your college search into high gear with 4 days of 300 universities and
2,000 admissions reps and much more! CollegeWeekLive brings the largest online college fair in the world to your computer
this week for free! Wednesday November 4th thru Saturday November 7th at www.CollegeWeekLive.com
Voices Around the World Publicity and Art Editors Meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 18th @ lunch in rm. 236. Please bring all
Please see more important Senior News on the back! Don’t forget to look at the College Visits!
SENIORS: DEADLINE IS APPROACHING: MAKE SURE YOU SEE YOUR TEACHERS AND YOUR COUNSELORS BY
NOVEMBER 20TH IF YOU ARE GOING TO BE REQUESTING A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION FOR YOUR COLLEGE
White Studios will start delivering Senior Portraits. If you have received a postcard from them stating your portraits will be delivered,
come to the LOBBY of the Auditorium on Tuesday, November 10th @ Lunch.
Seniors! NHS dues are to be turned in by Friday, November 13th. See Mr. Moroaica in Rm. 284 if you have any questions.
*Please check the BHHS website for the list of sport events for this week.*
"Girls soccer mandatory meeting on Monday, November 9 at 6:30pm in the EDC, which is located in the Science and
CLUBS & ACTIVITIES
CHESS AND CARDS CLUB will meet Wednesday, 11/11 @ Lunch in Rm. 285
PHILOSOPHY CLUB meets @ Lunch TODAY in Rm. S216.
Video Game Club meeting TOMORROW @ Lunch in Rm. 208.
ATTENTION DECA COMPETITORS AND WANT TO BE COMPETITORS: Your membership dues MUST be paid by next
Thursday, November 12th. Take to room 281. Write checks out to BHHS DECA for $18.00 Thank you
Teachers and Staff please join us for the
ANNUAL THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 19th, 12:30-2:00 in the cafeteria.
PTSA looks forward to showing you our thanks!
White Studios picture packets, not Senior Portraits, will be available for pick-up in House C starting Friday, October 30th.
Please do not come during class; only before school starts, nutrition, lunch and after school!! NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!
*******If you are interested in taking a class pass/fail please see your counselor about the guidelines. ******
Juniors and Sophomores: Do you need help in deciding which test to take: SAT or ACT??? We have the
answer for you! Sign up for the SAT/ACT Strategy Workshop and Practice Test Sessions. Three Saturdays, November 7,
14 and 21. RSVP at http://www.compassprep.com/events/bhhs. Advance registration is required.
Sponsored by BHHS PTSA and BHHS Counseling Department.
"Beauty is..." up to YOU!! REFLECTIONS CONTEST entries are due November 25th, and this year's
theme is "Beauty is..." 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 on-
line at www.capta.org/sections/programs/reflections.cfm or in any House on campus.
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest - Students 9th – 12th grade are eligible to submit an entry to this
essay writing contest. The deadline to apply is January 10, 2010. Information is available in House C.
STUDENTS: When you are leaving campus for appointments you must pick up your ‘Permit To Leave’ either before school,
at nutrition or lunch. The Attendance DOES NOT call classrooms to ask for you to be released. You must be responsible
and obtain the Permit to Leave prior to going to the period from which you are leaving
ENTER "DESIGN A DECA LOGO" CONTEST! - DECA student's want to have a classy, but unique, T-shirt to wear while
representing BHHS when attending California competitive events. If you have the talent to design a creative logo design, go
to room 281 for entry details. Winner receives a gift card to their favorite restaurant.
Season's Greetings!! BHHS Performing Arts presents this year's fall play, "Kringle's Window." The show runs November
12th-14th and 19th-21st at 7PM, in the Salter Family Theatre. Tickets are $8 for Students and $12 for Adults;
however, since there are two cast for this year's show, if students wish to purchase tickets to see both casts they can get
a two pack of tickets for $10 total. Tickets will be on sale on the front lawn Monday the 4th- Friday the 20th. Ho, ho, ho!
Seniors who are applying to private universities should submit the CSS Financial Profile beginning October 1st and no later than
December 1st for financial consideration. This is in addition to the FAFSA. See Mrs. Hale in House C for information.
ALL SENIORS WHO ARE REQUESTING A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION FROM A TEACHER AND/OR COUNSELOR MUST
MAKE THAT REQUEST IN PERSON. DO NOT JUST DROP YOUR FORMS IN YOUR TEACHER’S OR COUNSELOR’S
MAILBOX. DEADLINE DATES FOR REQUESTING LETTERS: FOR EARLY APPLICATIONS - - - OCTOBER 1ST. FOR
REGULAR - - - NOVEMBER 20TH.
There are full ride scholarships available at many top universities, including UCLA and USC, for students who have above a
3.0 and can get at least 1000 on their SAT or a score of 45 (combined math and verbal) on their ACT and who are
interested in either the Naval Officer Training Corps or Marine Corps Option. If you are interested in learning more about
this scholarship opportunity, please ask Ms. Costello in the College and Career Center.
Seniors: November scholarships are available in House C.
TODAY Occidental College 11:00
am in room 292
Monday November 9th Adelphi
University 8:00 am in room 292
Monday November 9th Rider
University 9:00 am in room 300