The Blue & Gold

Volume 5, Issue 1, September 1, 2017

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REMINDER: No school on Monday, September 4th (Students & Staff) AND Tuesday, September 5th (Students). Enjoy the long weekend!

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WAFF 48 TAILGATE TOUR @ BHS ON 9/1/17

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1 (F) V Football, Home vs. Hazel Green, Cotton Classic-White Out, 7PM

1-2 Varsity Volleyball, Juanita Boddie Tournament, Hoover

1-2 JV Volleyball, Eagle Classic Invitational, Oak Mountain

2 (S) Cross Country, Brooks Invitational, McFarland Park, Florence

4 (M) No School, Labor Day

4 (M) FR/JV Volleyball, Away @Albertville, 5PM

5 (T) No School, Teacher Professional Learning

5 (T) Swimming, Triple Dual Sprint @ Cullman (with Randolph & Arab), 4PM

5 (T) JV/V Volleyball, Home vs. NHHS/MCHS, 4:30PM/6:30PM

5 (T) F/JV Football, Away @ Hazel Green, 5PM
6 (W) Canned Food Drive Begins, Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts, 1st Block

6 (W) Samford University College Rep, Lunchroom, 11:55AM-2PM

6 (W) FCCLA Meeting, Room 139, 8AM

6 (W) FR Volleyball, Home vs. HGHS/JCHS, 4:00PM/6:00PM
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JV/V Volleyball, Away @ Muscle Shoals vs. MSHS/MCHS, 4:30PM/5:30PM
8 (F) V Football, Away @ Sparkman, 7PM

8-9 FR/JV/V Volleyball, Rocky Top Classic, Gatlinburg

9 (S) Cross Country, Chickasaw Invitational, Oakville Indian Mounds Park, Danville

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Juanita Boddie Tournament: Pool play in the 40-team tournament starts at 4 p.m. Friday and continues on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. Elimination play starts at 1 p.m. with the top two teams from each of eight pools advancing to the Gold Bracket. The bottom two teams in each bracket advance to the Silver Bracket starting play at 1 p.m. The championship is scheduled for 6 p.m. in both brackets.

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HURRICANE HARVEY CANNED FOOD DRIVE

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The Student Ambassadors are hosting a canned food drive for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas. The drive will begin on Wednesday, September 6th, and run through Friday, September 15th. All canned food items should be turned in to 1st block teachers. The 1st block class with the most canned food items donated will get doughnuts delivered to class! Please send any questions to Mrs. Barron, lbarron@mcssk12.org.

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SUPERINTENDENT'S STUDENT ADVISORY COUNCIL

Juniors & Seniors:


The Superintendent Student Advisory Council will meet throughout the 2017-18 school year with Madison County Schools Superintendent Matt Massey. The council will engage in discussions with the Superintendent involving issues that affect students throughout the System. Council Members will also serve as liaisons between the Superintendent and students. Students in grades 11-12 are eligible to apply.


All applications are due by September 7, 2017. Meeting times will be announced at a later date. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Superintendent Matt Massey's Student Advisory Council, please complete the information below:

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Congratulations to the Buckhorn High School Administration and Staff for being recognized by the Washington Post, for the fifth year in a row, as one of America's Most Challenging High Schools (#9 in Alabama). ‪#‎BuckPride‬

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The 2017 Homecoming Dance will be on Friday, September 29th from 9PM - Midnight in the BHS Cafeteria. Tickets will go on sale Monday, September 18th during all lunches. Ticket cost: 1-$15 or 2-$25. All tickets at the door will be $15.

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Athletic Calendar

Click here to access the Buckhorn High School Athletic calendar

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ARCHERY

Coach: Melanie Coultas

Facebook: Buckhorn Archery

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BASEBALL

Head Coach: Roger Wright

Assistant Coach: Jeff Wood

Assistant Coach: Patrick Cornell

Website: Buckhorn Baseball

Twitter: @Bucks_Baseball

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BASKETBALL (BOYS)

Coach: Mark Blevins

Assistant Coach: Trae Watkins

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BASKETBALL (GIRLS)

Coach: Steve Clemons

Wesbite: Lady Bucks Basketball

Twitter: @ladybucksbball

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CROSS COUNTRY

Coach: Bryan Campbell

Website: Bucks Track & Field

Twitter: @BuckhornXC

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GOLF

Coach: Matt Bohon

Facebook: BHSBucksGolf

Twitter: @BHS_Bucks_Golf

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SOCCER (BOYS)

Website: Buckhorn Soccer

Facebook: Buckhorn Soccer

Twitter: @Buckhorn_Soccer

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SOCCER (GIRLS)

Coach: Jerry Bowman

Email: ladybuckssoccer@gmail.com

Website: Lady Bucks Soccer

Facebook: Buckhorn Soccer

Twitter: @Buckhorn_Soccer

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SOFTBALL

Coach: Al Rauls

Website: BHS Lady Bucks Softball

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SWIMMING

Coach: Glenn Carr

Website: Buckhorn Swimming

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TRACK & FIELD

Website: Bucks Track & Field

Twitter: @BuckhornTrack

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WRESTLING

Coach: Keith Henderson

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September is #ALAttendanceAwareness Month! Being present EACH DAY is vital to learning! #AttendanceMatters #SchoolEveryDay

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C.A.F.Y. - Young Citizen of the Month

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Members of Civic Organizations, Clergy or School Systems (non-family members), you are eligible to nominate these deserving students! It's just that EASY! [Open to all Teen Students who reside/attend school in the Madison County Alabama area...Home, Private, & Public School teen students]


You may go to http://mystar99.com/?cat=4


Who's your TEEN HERO? We'd love to hear about him/her! Please Nominate!

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WZDX - Valley's Top Teacher

Nominate your favorite teacher (K-12, public or private school) and they might be the next Valley's Top Teacher. Honored teachers will be featured on the WZDX News at 9:00, and have their story posted online.


Nominations can be made by students, parents, fellow teachers, staff, administrators, or members of the community. Winners will be selected and notified weekly.


Click HERE to nominate your favorite teacher!


#BuckPride

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WHNT - Tools for Teachers

Send WHNT your nomination for a teacher, aide or coach!! Every week, a different recipient will receive $319 to be used in the classroom. The teacher will also be featured in a news story that airs on WHNT NEWS 19 on Wednesdays at 5 p.m.


Click HERE to nominate a deserving teacher!


#BuckPride

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Sign Up to Round Up!

The Round Up Program was started by The Schools Foundation and Huntsville Utilities to support local public school systems. The Schools Foundation is a funding partner of Madison County Schools. The more residential and commercial locations that round up, the more funding we can receive. Estimates show that if just half of the residential Huntsville Utilities users rounded up, it would generate approximately $500,000 to support our schools! By rounding up your utility bill to the nearest dollar each month, you help invest in the future of our students!


You can easily sign up to round up online:

http://www.hsvutil.org/myhsvu…/checkbill/roundup/signup.html


It might be a penny, it might be 25 cents, it might be 99 cents, but it will be no more than $11.88 a year. It takes less than 1 minute to fill out.


Thank you for supporting one of our community partners! Go Bucks!

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If you need to email the BHS Attendance Office,

please make sure you have the correct contact information!

Mrs. Vicki Mudler: vmudler@mcssk12.org or Mrs. Debbie Turner: dturner@mcssk12.org

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Breakfast & Lunch Menus

Click this button to access the district breakfast & lunch menus.

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Scholarships

Click the button for PDF list. Applicants should confirm official deadlines and scholarship requirements.

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Click HERE for the school calendar of events.

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Make sure you get all of Buckhorn High School's Facebook updates! Go to our page, move your cursor to hover over the "Like" button until you see a drop down menu. Select "Get Notifications". You should also click on the "Follow" button beside the "Like" button.


Buckhorn High School Facebook Page


FOLLOW US ON OUR OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA SITES:


Buckhorn High School Web Page


Buckhorn High School Twitter


Buckhorn High School Google+


Buckhorn High School Instagram


Buckhorn High School YouTube Channel


Sign up for ListServ and have our daily announcements delivered to your inbox!

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INOW PARENT PORTAL

Check your child's grades and attendance through the INOW Parent Portal.

A parent/guardian must come to BHS and show a photo id to receive a new pin number. Please Note: Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) users should use compatibility view.

Login procedures for the iNow Parent Portal. Here is what a parent/guardian will need to do to access the site.


1. Go to this link ---> https://inow-madisonco.asc.edu/InformationNow/Login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2finformationnow

2. Use these credentials when first prompted:

a. User Name: mcsparent

b. Password: ilovemyschool

3. Once you have successfully logged in to this site, use your current INOW user ID and password.


If you do not already have a username and password for the iNow Parent Portal, you must come to the school and present a government issued photo ID to receive one.


The INOW parent portal gives you a convenient way to access to your child's grades, classwork, homework, attendance, and more!

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DONATE SCHOOL SUPPLIES

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You can access the school wish list using this link: http://amzn.com/w/10J69RP7YUKEY


PLEASE NOTE : We will gladly accept in-kind donations of any of the requested items.


**There are approximately 800 items on the wish list ranging from ~$2 to ~$150, with a combined total of ~$7000 That is less than one item per family! Check it out and see how you can make a difference in the educational experiences of our students!!!**


If you have any questions, please contact Suzanne Sullins at ssullins@mcssk12.org

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Thank you Marcus Williams and Wal-Mart store #7324!!

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Dr. Sullins and his optical technicians work hard to bring their patients the latest in fashion and specialty frame lines. Leading designers from around the world have taken eye glass frames to a whole new level. No longer do frames get in the way of being fashionable - instead they are the height of fashion. Let Sullins Eye Care help you make your next fashion statement with frame lines and/or sunglasses by: Anne Klein, Aspex, Autoflex, bebe, Brooks Brothers, Chesterfield, Coach, Costa Del Mar, Dana Buchman, Disney, Dolce & Gabbana, EasyClip, Flexon, Fossil, J.LO, JOE Joseph Abboud, Kate Spade, Koali, Lilly Pulitzer, Marchon, Maui Jim, Nike, Nine West, Oakley, Original Penguin, Otis & Piper, Polo, Ralph Lauren, Ray-Ban, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sight for Students, Silhouette, Ted Baker, Tommy Bahama, Tres Jolie ,Tura, Vera Wang, Vogue Eyewear, and more!!


Dr. Sullins has two offices, conveniently located in Madison and Huntsville. If you are in need of an excellent optometrist, for all your eye care needs, you can call either of his offices to set up an appointment. (Madison: 256.464.6670 | Huntsville: 256.880.1966)


For more information about Sullins Eye Care, please visit their website and social media sites:

Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

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It is easy to raise funds for your non-profit or school group at The Chill Factory®. They will dedicate four hours to your group to raise funds with their help. Your organization invites the public to attend, they provide the treats. Your organization will receive 20% of all yogurt sales to put towards your goal. Non-profit status is required for community groups. School groups must have permission from the school principal to fundraise.


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The Chill Factory • 2246 Winchester Road • Ste 103 • Huntsville, AL 35811 • (256) 859-2277

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Disclaimer

The Madison County School District does not discriminate in admission, treatment, or access to programs or activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious preference, disability, age, gender, citizenship, non-English speaking ability, or homeless status. Students with disabilities will be provided with the same needed supports and services for extra-curricular programs and activities that are provided during the school day, unless doing so would fundamentally alter the nature of the program and activity.


Some links will let you leave the school online newsletter. Some of the linked sites are not under the control of the school/district, and the school/district is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. The school/district is providing these external links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement of the site by the school/district.


Madison County Board of Education

Superintendent Matt Massey

1275 Jordan Road, Huntsville, Alabama 35811
Mailing Address P.O. Box 226
Huntsville, Alabama 35804
(256) 852-2557


Buckhorn High School

Principal, Mr. Todd Markham

4123 Winchester Road, New Market, Alabama 35761

(256) 851-3300


If you find inaccurate or inappropriate information on any of the external links, please contact Ms. Suzanne Sullins immediately. Thank you.

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