Talent Show 1/28/2018
The talent show will be on January 28th. Auditions will be held on the Monday and Wednesday we get back from break. If you would like to perform, sign up for an audition time on Mr. True’s door. It is going to be an amazing show!
Habitat Holiday Party 12/15/17
Attention all Habitat members: please join us for our holiday party this Friday after school in Mrs Crowley’s room A216. Let us know if you plan to participate in our gingerbread house building contest. Also, there are still spots available for this Saturday’s build. Let Mrs Crowley know if you are interested. It’s hammer time!
Fellowship of Christian Athletes 12/21/17
Fellowship of Christian Athletes will have a meeting on Thursday, December 21st at 7:15 am in Mr. Frey’s room. We will have breakfast and a hot cocoa bar! Bring your friends!
Come eat out at Azzip Pizza, located in the College Mall and help benefit Bloomington South Dance Marathon on Tuesday, December 19th! Make sure to present a flyer which can be found on BSDM’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts. The fundraiser runs all day.
Panther Hoops 12/16/17
We will have Panther Hoops Open Gym on Saturday in the Purple Gym at Noon. The season will begin on January 28th so it’s time to start working on your game. League information and team registration can be found on the South website. Check us out on Twitter @pantherhOOps
Tickets for sale: Boys Basketball
Tickets are now available for the Boys Basketball Hall of Fame Classic to be held at New Castle on December 30. If you plan on attending, please buy your tickets here at South. We need to sell 500 tickets. The cost is $10.00-good for both sessions.
In addition, all-session tickets for the Boys Basketball Classic, being held here on December 22 and 23rd, are on sale in the Athletic Office, the cost is $10.00-good for all 3 sessions. This is a fundraiser for the basketball team. There will be no sign in’s and all-sports passes are not valid.
The PAWS club wants to support our local nonprofit Pets Alive organization this holiday season. Please bring in any of the following items: paper towels, hydrogen peroxide, corn syrup, and/or cat and dog food to Ms. Steele’s room A239 anytime until the 20th of December.
The fashion club is currently accepting gently used coats, scarves, and gloves to be donated to the Salvation Army. Please bring your donations to Mrs. Walls’room A218.
Looking to join a committee or just get more info about Dance Marathon? Stay connected with Remind 101. Text the following message to join a committee to the number 81010:
At large: @bsdm18
Riley D: @rileyd18
In a world beset with "alternative facts" it can be hard to find the truth. That's where The Optimist comes in. Check out our print edition where all stories are focused on the theme of fact or fiction. And don't forget to visit our website at bloomingtonsouthoptimist.org
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.
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):
Southern Illinois University (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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Want an easy way to see what's happening at South . . . follow us on Twitter @bhsspanthers.
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.
6:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (B V/JV)
8:00 AM [BHSS] Swimming & Diving (Co-ed
9:00 AM [BHSS] Wrestling
10:00 AM [BHSS] Basketball (Girls V/JV)
6:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (G-Fr)
6:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (Girls V/JV)
6:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (B V/JV)
6:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (B. Fr.)
6:00 PM [BHSS] Wrestling
7:30 PM - 11:59 PM [BHSS] Concert Band concert
12:00 PM [BHSS] Basketball (B V/JV)
10:30 AM [BHSS] Basketball (B V/JV)