Elk Call

December 1st

Burleson High School

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Congratulations Seniors: Senior Fundraising Winners

1 Free Prom Ticket- Ryan Mills, Harmonie Graybeal, Dylan Jacobs, Vernon Bullock, Abbie Pruisner, Alexis Dominguez, Catalina Ruiz, Wade McCrory, Sean Lasker, Stephanie Dark, Abby Doyle, Gracie Hutchins, Makynley Irwin, Jallen Sullivan, Brady McLean, Taylor Endsley, Addison Reyna, Dylan Jacobs, Vegas Jankowski.

2 Free Prom Tickets- Carson Hallack, Ashley Bryan, Kaedy Cook.

2 Free Prom Tickets & Cap and Gown- Mallory Bradley, Charity Wood.


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.

College & Career Ready Elks

UPCOMING DATES

  • 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

  • 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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