Bloomington South Dance Marathon Dine and Donate 10/25/17
Come out to Chipotle by the mall from 5-9 pm on Wednesday, October 25th to support Bloomington South Dance Marathon. Eat burritos FTK!
South will host a financial aid workshop next Thursday, October 26th at 7:00 P.M. in the Large Group Room. A college financial aid expert will be here to discuss the FAFSA and all things financial aid related to paying for college. College-bound students and parents are encouraged to attend. See Mr. McKay with questions.
South Habitat for Humanity 10/19/17
Come support South Habitat for Humanity on October 19 from 5-9 at Chipotle on East 3rd Street. Just mention Habitat for Humanity to the cashier and 50% off the proceeds will be donated to South Habitat.
Footloose Dine and Donate 10/24/17
On Tuesday, October 24th, stop by Buccetos on the East side for dine in, carry out, or delivery and mention Footloose/Theatre South.
Turkey Trot 5K 11/11/17
HOSA future health professionals is putting on their 2nd 5K Turkey Trot for Mental Health Awareness. The Race starts at 2:00 pm on November 11th at The Warehouse. You can register in advance or day of event. Forms are in the BHSS office or register at lunch on Wednesday or Thursday. Entry fee is $5 or $15 with a tee shirt. November 5th is the deadline to register with a shirt included.
SAT Prep Course
The November SAT Prep course offered at BHSS, begins Saturday, October 28th, and is registering now! This will be the last prep course of the calendar year. All registrations are due by Wednesday, October 25th in the bookstore. If interested, stop by A303 or A336 to pick up a brochure.
Why do some students eschew cell phones and social media? Are school lockers a thing of the past? And just who is principal Mark Fletcher? Check out all the news at bloomingtonsouthoptimist.org. And be sure to look for our special themed print issue, called Fact or Fiction, that came out Friday.
Sounds of South proudly presents "Hello, Dolly!" Saturdays at 7:00 pm on October 14, 21, and 28 in the BHSS Auditorium.
Tickets are on sale at the Buskirk Chumley Box Office, online, or at the door and range in price from $20 (premium seats) to $15 (general admission).
Discounted General Admission tickets for BHSS students will be sold to all three performances for $10 during all lunch periods at school on the Friday before each show.
Attention all singers and dancers:
Sign-ups for the vocal audition of FOOTLOOSE are now available outside room A101 (Ms. Rademacher's room). The audition date is Tuesday, November 14th. Questions? See Ms. Rademacher
If your student needs to leave during the school day for an appointment, please call one hour ahead.
Dial 330-7714 & push 2 to reach the attendance office voicemail box. Leave us a message with your name, student's name, what time they need to leave, and a good phone number where we can reach you.
If you missed the call out meeting, it’s not too late! Open gyms are Mondays and Wednesdays 3:15-4:45 in the white gym! If you have an athletic physical on file, you can join us and participate. Paperwork will be available that was given out at the call out meeting. Open gyms are not mandatory.
The first official day of practice is Monday, November 13th. If you cannot attend open gyms, but are interested in coming out for the team, please stop by an open gym to pick up information or contact Coach Stroud at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you don’t have a physical on file, please stop by the Athletic office to pick up all required forms. You must have a physical to participate.
South Students Featured at All American HS Film Festival
Congrats to Robbie Gonyea and Lucas Coniaris, & their award winning video "Andy's Ghost". NY here we come!
College Visits (outside the cafertia):
Tricoci University of Beauty Culture (during all lunches)
Congrats to Panthers for the 2017 AP test results:
53 AP Scholars: Granted to students who score 3 or higher on 3 AP exams. 25 students scored at this level last year.
34 AP Scholars with Honor: Granted to students who score an average of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams and scores of 3 or higher on four or more exams. This marks two years in a row for 17 AP Scholars.
35 AP Scholars with Distinction: Granted to students who score an average of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams and scores of 3 or higher on five or more exams. Last year we had 24 students score at this level.
7 AP National Scholars: Granted to students who score at least a 4 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 4 or higher on eight of more of these exams. Last year we had 5 students score at this level.
National Hispanic Heritage Month - September 15 - October 15th
2017-2018 yearbooks are now available for sale!
Between now and October 1, yearbooks are $50. After October 1, yearbook prices will increase to $60, so buy them now to get the best possible price.
You can order your yearbook at www.yearbookordercenter.com or call 866-287-3096. Our school order number is 3496. If purchasing a yearbook with check or money order, make payable to BHSS Gothic. Cash will be accepted, but BHSS will not be held liable for undelivered monies to school. Checks, money orders, and cash will need an accompanying completed form (which can be picked up at the front desk) and can be turned in to Yearbook Adviser Ms. Crespo in room 122. Questions? Email Ms. Crespo: email@example.com.
If you are applying to any college via the common app website don’t forget to send your transcript to the common app site from the parchment.com website like Mr. McKay explained in SRT last week. If you do not complete this vital step the colleges you are applying to will not get your transcript and your application will not be complete.
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Late Bus/Schedule Change Text Messaging Tool Now Active
Please note the Late Bus Stop/Schedule Change Information Tool on the MCCSC website is active again. Please visit http://businfo.mccsc.edu and sign up for text messages for your bus. The link is towards the bottom of the page. As a result of resetting the text messaging system, all participants previously signed up will have to re-register their phone number.
The Here Comes the Bus tracking app has also been reset and we are expecting it to be back online as soon as tomorrow.
Thank you for patience as these transportation communication tools come back online.
Thank you to everyone who made our 12th Riley Dance Marathon the best yet. Wonderful families sharing great stories, so many generous donations from local restaurants and businesses and as always, so much FTK! Donating $157,508.68 for the year is a great testament to the commitment all our kids and community make to the importance of Riley.
Bloomington South on Facebook
Bloomington South is now officially running our Facebook page. Check in at https://www.facebook.com/bloomingtonhighschoolsouth/
Due to a severe allergy, NO latex balloons are allowed inside Bloomington High School South.
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Mini University - Facilities/Safety
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM [BHSS] HYP Fall Concert
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM [BHSS] Band to Arlington Elementary
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM [BHSS] Sectional Football Game vs. Whiteland
10:30 AM [BHSS] Cross Country (V/JV
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM [BHSS] SOS performance