Weekly Wrap

May 1 - 7, 2022

BHS Updates

Hello, all!


Happy Mother's Day to all of the moms! It was a beautiful weekend and we have some nice weather ahead!


We are two weeks away from the Q4 Interim marking period. As always, let us know if we can support your student as we look to finish the 2021-22 school year strong.


News and notes below. Go Blue!


Michael Pincelli

Principal

Brockport High School

Ph: (585) 637-1877

Fax: (585) 637-1867

michael.pincelli@bcs1.org

News and Notes

AP Exams!

AP Exams continue this week! You can access the full schedule here: 2022 AP Exam Schedule.


To all students taking an exam, "You got this!"

BCSD Art Exhibit May 23-26!

The Brockport Central School District will hold a modified 6-12 Student Art Exhibit May

23-26 in the Brockport High School art hallway. Your child’s artwork has been selected for display in this exhibit. The exhibition will only be open to the public during the opening reception on Monday, May 23rd, from 5:30-7:30pm.

• We encourage families of students in grades 6-8 to attend between 5:30-6:30pm.

• We encourage families of students in grades 9-12 to attend between 6:30-7:30pm.


Please note the exhibit will be open during school hours May 24-26 for students, faculty, and staff only.


Parking: Guests of the show can park in the North Parking Lot behind the school or by the pool doors (walk down behind the building to enter). The doors in the back of the building will be open and clearly marked with entrance and exit signs. Please do not enter any other doors.

BHS Student Now Published Composer!

Brockport's very own Joey Stempien, current Brockport High School senior, is now a published composer!


Joe has been composing since elementary school with an emphasis in jazz. He has also arranged works for the BHS Percussion Ensemble and is finishing his first original Percussion Ensemble composition to be premiered in June. The BHS Jazz groups will also be playing new works by Joe in June. He studies composition under Dave Chisholm.


Congratulations, Joe!


You can check out his piece, The North Zephyr, on JW Pepper:

The North Zephyr by Joey Stempien| J.W. Pepper Sheet Music (jwpepper.com)

Attention Seniors!

A Senior Class Assembly was held Friday, May 6th, 2022. News and Updates on many end-of-year events was shared. You can access the full presentation here.

2022 Prom Update!

Prom this year will be held on Saturday, June 11th at La Luna from 6:00 -11:00. Tickets will be $50 and includes appetizers, drinks, and desserts. You can purchase them in Room 118 with Ms. Lysiak or Room 250 with Ms. Restaino from 5/3 - 5/20.


If you would like to bring an out of district or previous graduate guest, please fill out the linked form and return to the main office. Form must be filled out and approved before purchasing a ticket. Ms. Lysiak or Ms. Restaino will message you on teams when your form has been approved.

Hispanic Scholarship Recognition

Brockport High School will have three students receiving scholarships from the Ibero American Action League. Since 1985, the Ibero Scholars Program has awarded 1000 scholarships impacting the future of community leaders and professionals. At a virtual event on May 22nd, IBERO will be celebrating 57 students and families from Cuba, Chile, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, and Spain.


Brockport High School students being recognized and receiving awards are:


  • Christopher Reyes
  • Melvin Martinez-Troche
  • Xavier Zayas


Congratulations, and thank you for your outstanding contributions to our school community!

National Prevention Week

Monday marked the first day of National Prevention Week (NPW). NPW is a national public education platform bringing together communities and organizations to raise awareness about the importance of substance use prevention and positive mental health.


Please follow the link here for more information on National Prevention Week: National Prevention Week | SAMHSA


Use the link below to help guide a discussion about the 10 most frequent questions teens ask about drug use: Conversation- 10 questions teens ask.

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Food Delivery Service Reminder

We want to remind all students and parents, food deliveries from food ordering services such as Grub Hub, DoorDash, or Uber Eats are not allowed at BHS.


Thank you for your understanding and support.

Upcoming Events!

5/2 - 5/6 - AP Exams

5/3

  • 9th Grade Assembly
  • BOE Meeting
  • Budget Public Hearing Hill School 6pm

5/4 - 10th Grade Assembly

5/5 - 11th Grade Assembly

5/6 - 12th Grade Assembly

5/7 - HS Band Lilac Parade Rochester 10:30am

5/9-5/13 - AP Exams

5/12 - HS Choir Concert 7pm

5/17

  • Band Concert 7pm
  • Budget Vote
  • BOE Meeting 6pm

5/18 - Department Meetings 2:20pm

5/20 - 4th Qtr Interim Ends

5/23 - PTSA Meeting 4pm

5/24 - Orchestra Concert 7pm

5/25 - HS Awards Night 7pm PLC’s 2:20 pm

5/26 - 4th Qtr Interim Grades Available

5/28 - Memorial Day Celebration Brockport Vets Club 11am

5/30 - Memorial Day- NO SCHOOL

Contact Information

Brockport High School: (585) 637-1870

Principal: (585) 637-1877

Main Office Fax: (585) 637-1867

Assistant Principal Benzan: (585) 637-1870

Assistant Principal Bourne: (585) 637-1979

Assistant Principal Iacchetta: (585) 637-1870


Attendance Office: (585) 637-1871
Attendance Office email: att.high@bcs1.org

Counseling Office: (585) 637-1873

School Nurse: (585) 637-1872