Elk Call

November 11th

Burleson High School

Developing productive members of a global community


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Lady Elk Volleyball Victory

ELK FAMILY! Your lady elk volleyball team is Area Champions! We want to send out a HUGE thank you to our fan section. Y'all were amazing and we couldn't have done it without you. GO LADY ELKS!


Regional Quarterfinals

Tuesday, Nov. 12th

Lady Elks vs Boswell

Game starts at 6:30 pm at Aledo High School

3D Printing Now at the Elk Library

The Elk Library now has 3D printing! Students can submit files to be printed. Visit the library's Web site for details.

Thank you from the BHS Key Club

The BHS Key club would like to thank all the faculty and staff of BHS for promoting community service and providing their own service to helping students succeed. We couldn't do what we do without the help of our Key Players.
Burleson High School Balfour Site

Need to purchase your Senior Ad or yearbook? Click the button and you will be redirected to our BHS Balfour site.

Balfour will be here November 20th, December 18th, January 15th and February 19th during all three lunches in the cafeteria to take Class Ring Orders, Senior Announcement Orders and Senior Cap and Gown Orders. Extra Class Ring and Senior Graduation packets are in the front office. If you miss Balfour at school, you need to order at balfour.com ASAP to avoid a late fee.
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College & Career Ready Elks

UPCOMING DATES

  • 12/3/19 TSI Testing at BHS Sign-up here
  • 1/23/19 Parent and Student meeting for Juniors
  • 1/30/19 TSI Testing at BHS Sign-up here


RESOURCES


FAFSA


SCHOLARSHIP SPOTLIGHT


Scholarship For Freshmen: The Texas Match the Promise Foundation

The Texas Comptroller’s Office release information about matching funds for grade five through grade nine students who are beneficiaries of a Texas Tuition Promise Fund account. Find more information here.



TO-DOs

Seniors

  • Complete FAFSA
  • Send SAT/ACT to colleges
  • Apply to at least 3 colleges (most deadlines are before Thanksgiving)
  • Send transcripts to colleges (link here)
  • Begin applying for Scholarships (ideally, 4-5 per week)


Juniors

  • Sign up to take SAT/ACT in fall 2019 or spring 2020
  • Take SAT/ACT again over summer and/or Aug./Sept. of senior year
  • Identify at least 5 colleges where you’d want to apply and figure out admission requirements

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Dual Credit

DUAL CREDIT FUNDRAISER

Hill College will have a JumpStart 5K Fun Run & Walk to raise awareness of the community-led scholarship fund for dual credit. The event is November 23. More information and a downloadable flyer are available here.


REGISTER FOR SPRING COURSES

Students, make sure you register for the spring semester of your dual credit class!


National Honor Society

UPCOMING MANDATORY DATES

  • 11/13/19 November Meeting at 8:15 in the BHS Library

  • 12/4/19 December Meeting at 8:15 in the BHS Library

  • 2/5/20 February Meeting at 8:15 in the BHS Library

  • 3/4/20 March Meeting at 8:15 in the BHS Library

  • 4/1/20 April Meeting at 8:15 in the BHS Library

  • 4/14/20 NHS Induction

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Burleson High School Calendar

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