Bear Buzz, November 2021

Building a tradition of excellence one Bear at a time!

Mission Statement: Bryan High School, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provides a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity to prepare students for post-secondary opportunity and career readiness.

Ortega's Oration

Dear Bryan High Community,

Last month we wrapped up our first quarter of this school year and I must tell you, we have so much to be proud of and celebrate at Bryan High! Every metric we use to monitor our school improvement plan quarterly improved.

Our Bryan High School Improvement Plan for 2021-2022 once again includes Freshman On-Track, Instruction, Climate & Culture, and Attendance as our levers for improvement. As we compare this year’s first quarter to last year’s first quarter, we saw gains in every lever for improvement. The number of freshmen who are on track to graduate in four years is up, more students are utilizing learning goals and higher-level questions in the classroom, more students are earning a 3.0 GPA or higher, and lastly, more students are attending school daily.

However, there is much more work ahead of us to move from good to great. At Bryan High, we expect our students to be responsible, safe, and respectful every single day. We need all students to be responsible and strive for 95 and attend school daily. We need all students to be safe and get to class on time, every class, every day. We need all students to be respectful by being courteous to staff when directed, every class, every day.

Thank you for your continued support around our school improvement plan and ensuring your student is responsible, safe, and respectful every single day! When we work together and put our students at the center of work, remarkable things happen!

#TogetherBetter #WeAreBryan

Go Bears!

Dr. Ortega, Principal

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Congratulations, BHS October Students of the Month!

Neveah Payne, Logan Girton, Grady Bazzell, Olivia Wallace, Samantha Bogart, Bryan Benitez

(Not Pictured: Ki'Ara Ware and Amare Bynum)

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Stay Healthy Bryan High!

Wear your masks over mouth and nose when indoors, wash your hands, use hand sanitizer and socially distance when possible.

COVID Symptoms to watch for:

-New Cough, new onset of shortness of breath or loss of taste or smell.

-Combination of two or more of the following: Fever over 100.4 or higher, chills, muscle ache, headache, sore throat, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.

-If you have these do not come to school, but contact your doctor and get a COVID test.

If your Bryan High student has COVID symptoms please keep them home from school and get tested!

Students with negative tests can return to school, if the test is positive, please contact Bryan High as soon as possible 531-299-2540.

Fundraising for the PTO is Easy--Ecourage your friends and family to help you! Come on, Bears!

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