BHS Tiger News

Week of November 7, 2021

Belleville High School

Greetings, BHS Families!

This is Week #11 of Semester 1. This is the second week of Marking Period #2. Please remember to set goals with your student(s) and help them monitor their progress.


REPORT CARDS: Report cards for Marking Period 1 were released Friday (11/5) on MiStar/Parent Connect. Paper report cards will NOT be mailed, so please note that this will be the only form of reporting.


This week's Tiger News is full of great information! Additional information for each item is detailed in the corresponding section.


Important Dates and Upcoming Events:

  • Nov 10th - Tiger Parent Meeting (Student Council)

  • Nov 13th - BHS Football Regional Title Game vs. Fordson (Athletics)

  • Nov 17th - Annual Career Fair, Virtual (Counseling)

  • Nov 19th/20th - Student Drama Presentation: Rumors!

  • Nov 20th - BHS Holiday Craft & Vendor Show (Student Council)


Have a great week everyone, and GO TIGERS!


~ Principal Crockett, AP Mrs. Green, AP Mr. Roberson, AP Mr. Wright, BNT Director Mr. Wilsey, and AD Mr. Brodie


TIGER DRAMA!

The BHS Tiger Drama Club presents the play Rumors on November 19th and 20th in the BHS auditorium. Tickets are available the day of the performance. Masks are required to attend. For more information, contact jcarlin@vanburenschools.net or atedaldi@vanburenschools.net.

STUDENT COUNCIL

Student Council Updates


  • The next Tiger Parent Meeting will be held this Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.due to a conflict with the Virtual College Fair scheduled for the following week. Please join us for this virtual meeting as we have many upcoming events to discuss. The link to join the google meeting is meet.google.com/xzc-kybe-ttt. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

  • The 2021 BHS Holiday Craft and Vendor Show will take place on Saturday, November 20, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. at the BYC which is located at 832 Huron River Drive in Belleville. All proceeds go to the Class of 2022. Click on this link for more information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mO8veXtHc0SEI7VHeWgzHrAXY1PrZong/view?usp=sharing

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November is National Career Development Month


National Career Development Month in November signals a time for students to focus on their future career choices. Each week, the counseling team will post videos/documentaries from roadtripnation.com that we think will help jumpstart students’ career development and/or research. The featured documentary this week is Beating the Odds.


Early College Alliance (ECA) Fall 2022 Enrollment

Did you know that students can earn college credits while in high school? Students can apply to the Early College Alliance (ECA) @ Eastern Michigan University. Students can earn up to 60 college credits at Eastern Michigan University! This is a savings of approximately $30,000! Applications will be available soon.


Want to learn more about ECA, please consider attending the upcoming Shadow Days for students: 11/2, 11/15, & 12/10. Also, Information Sessions for you and your Parents/Guardians: 11/15, 11/30, 1/13, & 2/8. Please click on the link below for more information or see your counselor.

ECA @ EMU


Attention 9th Grade Families:

SMASH applications are now available! SMASH is a FREE STEM-intensive college prep program for students underrepresented in STEM. SMASH is committed to eliminating the barriers faced by these students and helping prepare them for STEM degrees and careers. Students begin their SMASH journey at Academy the summer after 9th grade. This is a wonderful opportunity for 9th grade students to learn more STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) related careers!


Click on the link for more information and to apply www.smash.org


Attention AP Student families:

Sunday, November 14th is the last day to order an AP exam on Total Registration before the College Board adds the $40.00 late fee.


Upcoming Events:

ASVAB Testing- The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery will be offered at BHS on November 16th at 7:30 am. This test is NOT required for students to take.

If you are thinking about joining the military after high school, please sign-up to take the ASVAB. The ASVAB is required for entrance into the military.


The ASVAB can also be useful for many other reasons, including identifying personal strengths and potential for success in different careers. Help yourself to find your Dream Career and make appropriate goals during High School and for your Post Secondary plans. In essence, the ASVAB can help you to learn more about yourself!

Please fill out the google form to sign up today! DEADLINE Friday November 12th.

ASVAB Sign-up


Click on the links below to learn more about ASVAB

https://www.asvabprogram.com/

https://www.todaysmilitary.com/joining-eligibility/asvab-test



COLLEGE FAIR!

Belleville High School will host its Annual College Fair on Wednesday, November 17th at 6:30pm. This year’s college fair will be virtual. There will be over 30 colleges and universities present. This event is open to ALL BHS families.


The link to this event will be available on Monday, November 15th.





SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION:

Top 10 November Scholarships


Local Scholarships 2021/22


Career Exploration Resources:

MI Talent

Going Pro

Roadmap 2 Opportunity

Career One Stop

My Next Move

Michigan Top 50 Careers

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ATHLETICS

CONGRATULATIONS! to the BHS Football Team for winning the District Championship 41-0 over Canton! Next game is AT HOME this Saturday (11/13) at 1pm vs Fordson. Tickets will once again be sold through GoFan. https://gofan.co/search


Come on out and support, wearing your ORANGE and BLACK. Let's Go Tigers!!

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