Tiger Beat February 24th, 2023
PLEASE JOIN US FOR A COMMUNITY FORUM WITH THE SUPERINTENDENT
Meet with Superintendent Shauna Schmerer and school board members for our final Soup with the Superintendent event of the school year!
NOMINATE A STAFF MEMBER!
Visit our website at www.bandon.k12.or.us and click on the Bandon Distinguished Tiger Award Nomination Form link. Complete the fillable form, and add no more than one page to the form explaining why you believe this Bandon staff member deserves the Bandon Distinguished Tiger Award. Be persuasive! Give it your all! Tell us as many details as you can about the staff member and what makes them deserving of this award.
Return completed form and one page essay to the following:
PO Box 659
Bandon, OR 97411
#OneTeamOneMission #CommUnity #Valued
One Budget Committee Member Still Needed
We have one remaining opening on our Budget Committee, for a three year term expiring 6/30/2026. Please consider serving! There is only a three meeting commitment each spring.
The Budget Committee reviews the District’s budget and recommends needed changes. The Committee conducts business in evening public meetings held between May and June. The Budget Committee also approves the Budget Document and forwards it to the School Board for adoption by the end of June.
Interested people who are registered voters living within the district boundary should submit a letter of interest to email@example.com
Please include the following in your email:
3. Phone number
5. Why you want to serve on the budget committee.
6: What skills and experience you have that would benefit the committee.
Utilizing School Messenger, we will be able to deliver text messages straight to your mobile phone.
You can participate in this free service just by sending a text message of "Y" or "Yes" to our school's short code number, 67587.
You can also opt out anytime.
Bandon High School's 2023 Valedictorians and Salutatorian
Bandon High School is proud to congratulate the Valedictorians and Salutatorian of the 2023 graduating class.
Each of these students is recognized and congratulated for their high cumulative academic achievements during their four years at Bandon High School. Their academic excellence has resulted in them being ranked the top scholars of their class.
The Class of 2023 Valedictorians are the students with the highest grade point average among all students in their graduating class. Five students in the Class of 2023 achieved the highest grade point average possible, which is a 4.0, or straight A's. Congratulations Daniel Cabrera, Ellrya Knight, Danielle McLain, Hallie Minkler, and Abigail Weston!
The Salutatorian is the student graduating with the second highest grade point average in their class. This year the grade point average was broken down to the highest thousandth. It is our pleasure to congratulate Owen Brown as the Class of 2023 Salutatorian!
Environmental Science Project
Speech Team Update from Ms. Pearson
This last weekend, 11 speech kids competed at the Robert D. Clark tournament at the University of Oregon. One of the oldest speech tournaments west of the Mississippi, dating back, with different names, to the 1930s.
This tournament hosted 333 students from 29 schools in Oregon. We only competed in Individual Events, but there were debate and congress events as well.
Our kids continue to impress me, and here are our results!
Daniel C. - first place DI
Tyler E. - first place junior HI
Daniel C. - second place HI
Alessandra L. and Alivia B. - Finalist/4th place junior Duo
Ivy D. - Finalist junior Poetry
Sidda R. - Finalist open Prose
Maddie P. - second place Open radio
Bandon High - Small School Sweepstakes 1st Place winner (we earned the most overall points out of all schools with 17 or fewer entries!!)
They get a couple of weeks before competing again, but the next one, on March 11th and 12th, is our Nat Quals! There, students will be competing to earn a spot at Nationals being held in Phoenix, AZ, in June.
Then, on April 8th, we have districts for State, with State at the end of the month!
Environmental Science Fundraiser
Basketball state send-off
The Lady Tigers will tip off against the Regis Rams tonight, at 6:00 PM. The students voted on a "Neon" themed evening, show up in neon and be ready to cheer our Lady Tigers on!
The boys are on the road to Portland today to face off against Mannahouse Academy tomorrow, Saturday, February 25th, at 4:00 PM. Good luck boys and safe travels we are cheering for you!
HLMS Track and Field
Please take some time to review our student handbook with your student. We would particularly like you to remind your student of our expectations with regards to cell phones and appropriate technology use.