BHS News

November 12, 2019

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Upcoming Events

November 11 NO SCHOOL - Veteran’s Day

November 13 MCAS Math Retest
November 13 Fall Town Mtg. - BHS
November 14 MCAS Math Retest
November 16 Central District Music Auditions (Snow 11/23)
November 20 Early Release 10:45
November 20 Parent Afternoon Conferences 12:10-2:10
November 21 Parent Evening Conferences 6:00-8:00
November 22 EARLY RELEASE 10:45
November 25 Picture Make-Up Day Gr. 8-11

November 27 EARLY RELEASE 10:00

November 28 and 29 NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

First Quarter Report Cards



The 1st quarter closing date was Monday, November 4th. The 2nd quarter began on Tuesday, November 5th.


Report Cards will be posted on the SchoolBrains Community Portal on Wednesday, November 13th.


Parent Teacher Conferences at BHS

Conferences will take place on November 20 in the afternoon (12:10 pm -2:10 pm) and November 21 in the Evening (6:00 pm-8:00 pm)


At the high school, there are no advance sign-ups for teacher conferences. When you arrive, you can travel to the teacher's classroom and wait for him/her to become available. Our teachers do a nice job working to make sure no parent has to wait a long time for a conference.

Student Council Food Drive - Just the Click of a button!

This year for the Thanksgiving Day food drive, the high school student council will be doing a Soup drive/fundraiser.


Please click the link below for more information!

http://DONATEaBAG.org/products/bellinghamstudentcouncil

Backpack Drive - Through November 12

Five years ago, our students of Bellingham High School created and donated to a drive that provided backpacks for the homeless. Each backpack contained hygiene products, non-perishable foods, hats, scarves, and gloves. These backpacks were handed out by our students to the homeless in DC during our 8th grade trip to our capital. It was such a rewarding and profound experience for our students that we have continued this yearly project. Last year, we also teamed up with All Saints Church in Woonsocket, RI and provided backpacks for the homeless that they provide free lunch every day. This year, we would also like to provide food and hygiene products to our school’s food pantry to help our students and families in need.


While we are counting on the generosity of our students and families of our school, we need your help in accomplishing our goal of creating 100 backpacks and providing hygiene and food products to the needy in our community. You can help by providing individual items, a filled backpack, or a monetary donation. Please see the attached list of items needed below. Would you please consider helping us achieve our mission? Please see list below of items needed.

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OP Grad 2020!


*Senior parents are invited to Op Grad meetings on the first Tuesday of the month: December 3rd from 6:00 to 7:45 PM in the public library


*The Vendor and Craft Fair will on Saturday December 7th from 9:00 to 3:00 at the HS. We are accepting applications, please email bhsvendorfair@aol.com for an application. Please save the date and spread the word.


*We are collecting pictures for the slideshow, you can send photos to bhs2020slideshow@gmail.com More information to follow.


*There is a Facebook Page for Op Grad updates for senior parents, it is BHS Op Grad Class of 2020. Parents can also email us at bhsclassof2020@aol.com

Project Lead the Way at BHS

We are entering year two of our collaboration with Project Lead the Way. This year we are offering the Introduction of Engineering Course and Principles of Engineering Course. Below you will see some of the work the students have been accomplishing this year - work using our computer-assisted design software, building hydrogen cars, and exploration of engineering careers.

We are hopeful to expand our offerings next year and into the future!

A special thank you to the Bellingham Educational Foundation who supported this initiative from the beginning.

Order Your BHS Yearbook!

Yearbooks can be ordered online from Walsworth Yearbooks.


Parents will be receiving email from Walsworth where you will follow the link to yearbookforever.com. The cost for underclassmen is $70.00. Seniors will pay $40.00 using the code"seniorsonly" The balance is covered by your class dues.


Yearbooks can also be purchased from Melissa in the Alternative Printing room. All checks should be made payable to Bellingham High School.

Town of Bellingham Master Plan Open House


The Town of Bellingham & MAPC invite you to a Master Plan Open House at the Bellingham Public Library. This is a great opportunity to reflect on the last decade in Bellingham and what the next decade should look like. At this event, we seek to hear from residents and town stakeholders key ideas to form the Bellingham Master Plan. Your input is needed!


https://www.bellinghamma.org/sites/bellinghamma/files/uploads/flyers_bellingham_master_plan_open_house.pdf