Monday, October 25, 2010
"The most important trip you may take is meeting people halfway"...
- Henry Boye
SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK
Monday Regular 2 Schedule
Tuesday Regular 3 Schedule
Wednesday Odd Schedule
Thursday Even Schedule
Friday Regular Schedule
**What’s New and Just Added???…..**
Attention Students and Teachers ---the following books are in and are available for check out:
Buen Viaje 2
Modern World History
Global Science (Environmental Science)
Living in the Environment (APES)
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.
LOST: Nano IPOD on field last week. See Mr. Edelman (Athletics) to claim.
CLUBS & ACTIVITES
Get more involved in your community and help build a school in Mali!! Come to Rm. 279 @ lunch on Wednesdays and join
PAVA Jr. Club: We are having a meeting on Wed. Oct. 27 in Rm. 203 @ Lunch. We will have snacks and drinks for you.
*Please check the BHHS website for the list of sport events for this week.*
Make up Girls Lacrosse Tryouts has changed to TOMORROW @ 3:30 on the Track!!
ALL BOYS INTERESTED IN PLAYING ON THE HIGH SCHOOL GOLF TEAM, COME TO A MEETING AT LUNCH ON
WEDNESDAY. OCT. 27 IN ROOM 703 ----
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
All those interested in becoming members of the VATW staff as Assistant editors, language, art, and publicity must attend a
general meeting on Wed. Oct 27 in Room 236 at lunch. Please see Dr. Ramsey in Room 238 if you have any questions.
PEANUT BUTTER & JELLY DONATIONS NEEDED to make sandwiches for the homeless. There is a box in the Main
Office or room 281. Thank you, DECA Community Service
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. 9th and Nov.10th in the Student Cafeteria @ 8 am
Free CAHSEE Study Guides are available in House B!
The SMC representative will be here every Thursday throughout the year between 9:00 and 11:00 am in Room 292.
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.
Juniors: Do you have questions about the SAT? What is the ACT all about and should you be taking it? Should
you be taking the Subject Tests and how many of them? When should you be taking all these tests? To get
your questions answered, come to our evening program on College Admission Testing on Thursday, October
28th at 7:00 pm in the Peters Auditorium. For more information about the program, please visit the Counselors’
Corner on the school website.
Get ready for Operation Orange-The Few. The Proud. The Normans.
Homecoming Nominations opens Tues. Oct. 26 and closes Thurs. Oct. 28 at noon. Don't forget to nominate your
2010 Homecoming Court at www.eduballot.com/bhhs
If you have a problem logging in, please see Dr. Tedford in House C.
AMC is coming. Sign up for this year’s Math Contest. Bring $2 to room S315 during lunch, nutrition or after school by
November 10th. The contest will be on Wednesday Feb. 23, 2011. CHALLENGE YOURSELF!
HOMECOMING Week Nov. 1st- 6th, 2010.
Monday--Homecoming Opening Ceremony at lunch on the front lawn! Band and Cheer.
Homecoming Nominees will be announced!
Tuesday--Spirit Assembly per 4A/B and Nominee/Faculty Dodgeball Event on the front lawn at
lunch! In-in-Out will be sold.
Wednesday--Normapalooza extended lunch on the front lawn! Lots of food and fun!
Thursday-- Powderpuff at lunch on the front lawn! See the cheerleaders play football and
the football players cheer!
Friday--Tailgate for the Homecoming Game at 5:00pm at the Swim Gym Parking Lot!
Fantastic food (we have 3 food trucks coming) and music to get pumped up for the BIG game!
Halftime show and Homecoming Court Results!
Saturday-Homecoming Dance at High Profile Productions from 8-11.
CLUBS & ACTVITIES
"HUNGER 4 CHANGE first meeting: Lunch, room S204 this coming Weds. OCT 27! Be there & Bring friends!! Contact
firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions!"
Come join the International Relations Club! There are a lot of exciting things in store. Meeting @
lunch 10/26 in Rm. 230
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.
Seniors: Emory Scholars Program: If you are applying to Emory University and would like to
be nominated for the Emory Scholars Program, please see your counselor no later than
November 1st. There is a November 15th deadline to submit the nomination.
SENIORS! NHS General meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27 @ lunch in the EDC!!! Manadatory!
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 PLACE
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 University 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
Mon. Nov. 1 Sarah Lawrence College 8:10 AM Rm 292
Mon. Nov. 1 Columbia College Chicago 10:00 AM Rm 292
Mon. Nov. 1 Parsons Paris School of Art and Design 1:00 PM Rm 292
Check the bulletin board next to the stars for off campus college visits.