BCHS Redskins Weekly Update

May 23, 2021

The BCHS Weekly Update

Stay current on what's happening at BCHS through our Weekly Update! If there is anything we can do for you or your student, do not hesitate to let us know!

Our Vision

We are Committed to Excellence and Success in All we do!

Congratulations Class of 2021

What a year it has been, but we made it! We appreciate the support from so many to make senior week and graduation a success!

Our Graduation Team, City of Pembroke, McDonalds, PAC, Savannah Inert, and BCS did a fabulous job!

We appreciate your attendance at graduation! It was a packed house and many from the community came to support this event. It was an awesome day!

Click this link, Graduation 2021 Commencement, if you would like to watch the video from graduation.

Our photographer, BPI, will share a link so you can purchase your graduate with their diploma. Once we have the link we will email and call to let you know.

Best wishes to the Class of 2021!

Important Dates for Grades 9 - 11

May 24

  • Grades 9 - 11 Exams 3rd (8:05) & 4th block (9:45) morning exams
  • Half Day - 11:25 Dismissal

May 25

  • Grades 9 - 11 Exams 1st (8:05) & 2nd (9:45) regular times
  • Half Day - 11:25 Dismissal

May 25 - Last Day of School for Students

Exam Check In & Check Out Information for Monday & Tuesday

Please keep the following in mind if your student plans on checking in or checking out on Monday or Tuesday after an exam.

If your student does not arrive at school at 8:00 AM, they must check in with Ms. Brown in the attendance office upon arrival.

If your student is checking out after their 3rd block exam on Monday or their 1st block exam on Tuesday, they must have the following:

  • A note from the parent/guardian with their name, the date, time they are checking out, your name, your signature, and your contact number

We WILL NOT accept phone calls, phone messages, faxes, text messages, or any other type of communication for a check out. Students MUST have a NOTE from the parent/guardian or the parent/guardian must COME TO THE SCHOOL and physically check them out.

Students, unless it is an emergency, will remain in their testing area until the end of the block.

Please check your students exam schedule, listed above, and plan accordingly.

REMEMBER, Monday and Tuesday are half days for the high school. Buses will run and students must be picked up at 11:25. A grab and go lunch will be provided.

THANK YOU for your support and assistance.

Chromebook Collection 2021

It has been a pleasure to provide your student with Technology for the 2020-2021 Year. The time is coming when we must collect Chromebooks and Chromebook Chargers. Please see the graphic below.
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Final Report Cards

Final Report Cards will be emailed to the parent email in Power School on May 26. If you do not have an email listed a report card will be mailed to you.

Please check your email in Power School to ensure it is correct. If you need to update, please email or call Ms. Shadrick, kshadrick@bryan.k12.ga.us.

If you do not have an email or receive your report card, call the school and we will make sure you receive your students grades.

Summer School

BCS will offer Summer School June 7 - July 1 for students who need to make up credits from classes failed this past year. The times are Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM with flexible options.

Transportation and lunch will be provided.

If someone has not already contacted you, be looking for a phone call this week!

Letters will be coming to your house, those need to be returned by May 25th.

Mr. Justin Covington, jcovington@bryan.k12.ga.us will be the summer school coordinator, you may direct all questions to him.

As a high school student, it is so important for them to make up these credits so they can graduate on time.

Summer Assignments

Students taking Advanced Placement courses next year will have summer assignments. Have your student check with Mr. Winter if they have questions.

Driver's Forms and Work Permit Info for Summer

Student’s if you are going to get your Driver’s Permit or Driver’s License over the summer, please request your Certificate of Attendance from Ms. Blocker or Ms. Shadrick before May 21st. They will be ready for pick up in the front office by May 24th if turned in on time. These certificates will be good through the summer months.

Student’s if you are 15 or under and you have a job lines up for the summer, please see Ms. Blocker or Ms. Shadrick for information about a Work Permit. All minors have to have this permit to work (15 and under).

There is a $5.00 charge for each document.

Senior Honors Night & Grade 9 - 11 Awards Day

If you missed Senior Honors Night or Awards Day, you may click the links to watch the events!

Senior Honors Night Link

Grades 9 - 11 Awards Day Link

Summer Camp Opportunity!

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Parent Tip of the Week - Summer Survival For Teens

1. Don't turn off the alarm clock, just reset it.

2. Keep a routine.

3. Make a daily task list, but don't overdo it.

4. Find ways to reward, but keep it affordable.

5. Limit screen and social media time.

6. Keep the curfew and house guidelines

7. It's ok to keep the fun going all night long, but only once in a while.

8. Look for volunteer opportunities.

9. Encourage your teen to read.

10. Find ways to help your teen use and keep the math skills sharp.

Last But Not Least

As I finish my time as the principal at BCHS and move to the next chapter of my life, I want to say thank you! Thank you for allowing me to serve students and the community of BCHS. It has been a pleasure and honor to work with your student to prepare them for college, career, and life!

If I can ever be of assistance to you or your student, please email, it will not change. mblankenship@bryan.k12.ga.us.

Best wishes for a great summer and 2021-2022 school year!

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