Hornet Blast Newsletter

May 26, 2022 - End of School Year Edition

Congratulations to our Retirees!

Enjoy your retirement!

Pictured below:

Front Row: Steve Cox, Melody Stevens, Patricia Duncan, Nancy Wilson, Allyson Baker, Mary Rector, Janice McCartney

Second Row: Thomas Dick, Kevin Winton, Dave Coudret, Vince McCartney

Not present: Sheila Davis, Victoria "Chris" Harrison

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BGHS Seniors Cookout

Thank you to John Edmunds and Bo and Kathy Rinks for firing up the grill for our BGHS Seniors Cookout!
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Senior Walks

Middle School

For additional photos and videos of the Senior "Class of 2022" Walks, take a look at our district Facebook page: facebook.com/BeechGroveCitySchools
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Congratulations to our Bye Student-Athlete Scholarship Recipients!

Robyn Warrner

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Jace Hodge

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Bye Family Top 10 Students


Samantha Warrner

Robyn Warrner

Madeline Tucker

Alexis Sterrett

Sophie Simon

AnnaMarie Pasyanos

Daisy Mancillas

Kristen Lamb

Jace Hodge

Maya Coker

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Jacob Vanhook

Sarah Tepp

Brooke Roessler

Logan Muffler

Ava Lantzer

Rylan Horen

Alexander Hernandez

Liam Carney

John Broadwell

Chase Alford

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McKayla Collins

Hannah Webster

Miranda Underwood

Hunter Parr-Stokes

Malone Moore

Lilliana Jansen

Kylie Couch

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Faith Vanhook

Emma Micks

Arabella Jones

Jacob Maio

David Carney

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ICC Art Winners

ICC 3-D Art Winners

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SG/BGMS Golf Awards

Awards for BGMS/SG golf team were given out to players last week. Coach Michael Collins treated the boys to ice cream at Sweet Scoop Market in Beech Grove.

Congratulations, boys!

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From Mr. Dean. . .

"Well done, South Grove Intermediate, 7th grade, and 8th grade choirs! The future is very bright for the Beech Grove Choirs!"
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Pre-K Field Day

So much fun for our littlest ones!

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BGHS Track & Field Senior Night

Softball Senior Night

Baseball Senior Night

Senior Night - Tennis

Thank You, Department of Transportation!

The Indiana Department of Transportation donated bike helmets to all students at Hornet Park and Central Elementary. What a great donation!
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Congratulations, Keiveion!

Keiveion Anderson was acknowledged as one of the top student-athletes in the state of Indiana at the Catch the Stars Foundation - Scholar-Athlete Celebration this past Sunday before the Indiana Fever game. Keiveion received a free laptop and a bag of gifts for college.

Congratulations, Keiveion!

Keiveion with Tamika Catchings. . .

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Hello, New Second Graders!

First Grade Graduations at Hornet Park Elementary!

The photos pictured below were taken at Miss Rader's first grade class graduation.
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Mrs. Probus has a new dress!

All of the first grade students at Hornet Park contributed a design to make this dress for Mrs. Probus! Isn't it beautiful? Great talent and a fabulous gift!

Our students are so kind!

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Our Drama Students are the Best!

Awards for our BGHS Drama students were presented at this week's Drama Program Banquet. Congratulations to:

Pictured left to right in first photo below:

Josiah McIntosh- Actor of the year

Riley Jeffries - Actress of the year

Desiree Temple - Most Valuable Theatre Member

Oc'Kayla Davis - Most Valuable Theatre Member

The theme for this year's banquet was "Alice in Wonderland, the Mad Hatter Tea Party" - and our students definitely dressed for it in the most wonderful way!

Thanks to Mr. Busch for all of his support and encouragement of our students this year!

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2022-2023 Registration Continues

Have you registered your student?

Dear Parent or Guardian,

Registration for the 2022-23 school year is now open! Every returning student must be re-registered online between May 1st and July 13th. The First Day of School is July 27th.

**Failure to re-register online may delay your child’s start of school and/or bus transportation.**

To re-register your student(s), log into Skyward Family Access using your own username and password, not your student’s. Click here Family Access (https://skyward.iscorp.com/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsedubeechgrovein/fwemnu01.w), log in and then click on the link "Returning Student Registration" The areas for Registration will be listed down the right side and you will need to open and save each area to complete registration.

If you do not remember your password, click on the “Forgot your Login/Password?” link.

To register Siblings of current students who are new to the district, click on the “New to District” Enrollment tab while in Family Access.

A Computer Lab will be available to families who do not have access to a computer/Internet.
This will be held at each school upon return from the summer vacation, the first 2 weeks of July.

“New to District” Enrollment: Families with students who live within our district boundaries and are new to our district may enroll online between (May 1st – July 8th). For Families who need help or do not have internet access, each school will post days and times they will be open to help. Please be sure to bring all required documentation at that time (listed below)

Out of District Students (Transfer Students): Out of District students may enroll after they have applied and been accepted. Contact Steph Alford at the Administration Building to apply. 317-788-4481. You will need to provide attendance records at the time you apply.

Required Documentation for new students: (to be brought to Registration or uploaded thru Skyward application:
Immunization Record
Legal Birth Certificate
Social Security Number (as long as you provide the number, we do not need to copy the card.
3 Proofs of Residency (also required if you have moved) A deed/lease/mortgage statement & 2 bills with the address matching the deed/lease/mortgage statement
Legal Guardianship Paperwork (if applicable)
IEP or 504 Plan documents (if applicable)
Transcript from Previous High School (for high school students and can be brought in when meeting with the counselor for schedules)
Letter of Promotion (for incoming Freshmen)

If you have any questions, please email us at salford@bgcs.k12.in.us

Bus Schedules

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2022 Kids Summer Servings

Summer Servings Begins Monday, June 6

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HP Early Childhood Center Registration

For more information, click on the website link below:


Current registration is limited to Beech Grove residents and children of BGCS staff. However, registration will open to non-Beech Grove residents in mid-June.

Calling All Kindergarten Students!

We have the BEST kindergarten program! Have your child be a part of the Class of 2035!


This year's Round Up is virtual due to the extensive construction taking place at Hornet Park Elementary for the new early childhood center.

Basketball Camp

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Girls Basketball Summer Camp

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Looking for News from BGMS?

Take a look at the May 20 edition of the "Buzzing Hornet"

To open and read the Buzzing Hornet, click on the link below:


Enjoy Your Summer Break!

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This special event for our Seniors is always memorable. . .

We hope to see all of the members of our Class of 2022 at Baccalaureate so we can celebrate you!
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2022-2023 School Calendar

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A Hornet Blast Break

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Support Special Olympics

Our dear friend, Nick Newlon, will be presenting a concert in the Mike McMorrow Auditorium on July 9th. Come out and support Nick while he supports the Marion County South Special Olympics!
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LifeBridge Registration

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News from Nicole Norton, Children's Librarian, The Indianapolis Library - Beech Grove Branch

Visit www.indypl.org/srp for more information on the program. Summer Reading begins June 6 and goes through July 30.


Upgrade your skills in the kitchen and build on the cooking knowledge you already have! Join Nutrition Services in a hands-on cooking workshop that merges healthy eating with culinary skills. Registration required.

Most Thursdays at 11:00. Check out our website for exact dates and times at www.indypl.org.
Babies, toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun! No registration required.


On your next visit, check out our table at the information Desk for different children’s kits (crafts and other activities) to take home! Limited supply available, no registration required. Ask about our kits if you would like to know what they are to pick up through our curbside service as well.


Register at any IndyPL location or on the Beanstack app. You can record your reading on a paper tracking sheet you get from the library or online by logging your account on Beanstack or by using the Beanstack app. Books can be from your home or the Public Library and can be read repeatedly. If you read The Very Hungry Caterpillar five times, that counts for 5 books! After completing the first 100 books, return to the library to receive a progress sticker and a prize. Prizes will be awarded for levels of 100, 500 and 1,000 books read.


This reading program is for students in grades 7-12. Students can register at indypl.beanstack.org or you can call the library or stop and visit and we can get you registered. There are prizes at 10, 25, 50. 75, and 100 books and we can do prize pick up through curbside as well. We do have a bookmark tracker if you do not wish to utilize the Beanstack website or app.

Summer Reading Program at The Library. . .

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Summer Reading Program at The Library - Spanish Translation. . .

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Send Us Your Hornet Highlights!

We know there are many, many positive stories about Beech Grove City Schools involving our students, teachers, staff, and programs that we don't always hear. If you have a positive story to share, please send the details to Mitzi Garman, Communications and Community Engagement Director, at mgarman@bgcs.k12.in.us. We also encourage you to send stories that include personal achievements of your child such as: attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, performing in a community play, earning Girl Scout badges, serving as a volunteer in a non-profit organization, etc., etc. You might just see your story in a future edition of the "Hornet Blast" or in one of our local south side newspapers. We want to celebrate our Hornets!

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