Large Group Room 3/23/18
Have something on your mind about how our leaders are responding to Parkland? Stop by the Large Group Room on Friday to write a letter! Sign up on the Panther Plus website under “Panthers for Parkland”. Seniors-after that don’t forget to register to vote Monday after the Josten’s meeting.
Voter Registration 4/8/18
Attention seniors and juniors: Get your forms in by April 8th to vote in the May primary election. Anyone turning 18 before the November 6th, 2018 deadline is eligible to vote. If you need help registering, there will be representatives in the atrium during all three lunches during the week of March 25th. Pick up and drop off completed forms in the main office.
German Club 3/27/18
Join us for German Enrichment Activities lead by German Club in Frau Frye’s Panther Plus on Tuesday (3/27) in room 237.Explore German culture and have a say in more activities. Sign up early as the space is limited!
Dance Club 3/23/18
Dance Club is a new club at South. Have you ever felt the need to two step, salsa or any other dance? Do you not want to be the person on the sideline at prom…doing the Macarena? Come to Dance club this Friday after school until 3:45. Learn the fun of partner ball room dancing from a professional dance instructor, Mary Hoedeman. You will love feeling your feet on the dance floor! Talk to Mrs. Ansari in A107 for more information.
Senior Meeting 3/26/18
Seniors, next Monday, March 26th during SRT, there will be a meeting in the Auditorium concerning Graduation. Please make sure you attend. Hoosier Hills students immediately report to the Large Group Room when you arrive back at South to meet with Mrs. Whitehead to receive this information. This is one of the last senior meetings you will have. You will also have the opportunity to register for voting if you are 18.
Bloomington South Dance Marathon Riley Carnival 3/23/18
Know any elementary age kids? Babysitting this weekend or not sure what to do with your siblings? Bloomington South Dance Marathon’s Riley Carnival is this Friday from 5-8 pm in South’s purple gym! Come join us for food, crafts, games, and fun. The cost is $5 per kid. South students should wear Red for Riley or any DM swag on Friday to get hype for the event. FTK!
Volunteer spots are still available for helping elementary school girls get excited about engineering, math, and science! Contact Dr. Milks or Ms. Duncan for more information, or check the link on the South home page.
Attention seniors going to Purdue University: Would you like to win a $1,000 scholarship and honor a BHSS graduate at the same time? This year the family of former BHSS student Wade Steffey will be offering a scholarship to one graduating senior that will be attending Purdue University. The$1,000 award will be given to students from Bloomington South. Print the application from the scholarships link on the counseling webpage. Applications are due on Friday, March 30th can be given to Mr. McKay.
As of now, the last student day is May 29, 2018.
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.
Germany Trip June 2018
Parents and Students traveling to Germany in June 2018. The trip meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 27 at 6 pm in Mrs. Frye’s room.
Please, save the date and plan to attend for an hour to discuss the important details of the trip. Contact Mrs. Frye at email@example.com if you cannot attend the meeting.
Seniors, if you ordered invitations from Jostens, please pick them up in the Bookstore.
Day of Hope
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Day of Hope. With your help, we were able to raise $22,915.94 for the kids at Riley!!! FTK!!!
Calling all former Pavagen volunteers and anyone interested in participating in a fun energy education outreach program. Mrs. Figolah is now scheduling volunteers for spring energy education outreach opportunities. Dates will be determined later but our first training will take place the first week in March. Stop by room 309 to sign up. You do not need to have participated in the past and all are welcome!
Panther Hoops Standings
Attention Academic Super Bowl Team Members:
If you didn't return your permission slip for the Brown County Meet, you must bring it before first period tomorrow to be able to participate in the meet. Stop by A227 after school if you need another copy. Also, remember to bring $20 for t-shirts by Monday.
Want more ways to rep Dance Marathon? Come buy your BSDM stickers in the main office for $4 each. Put them on your laptops, water bottles, phones, and cars. FTK!
Scholastic Writing Award Winners!
Darby FitzSimmons: The Pietist (Poetry Gold Key)
Josephine Sparks: A Girl and Her Imagination (Short Story Gold Key)
Moya Stringer: La Musique des Dieux (Short Story Silver Key)
Kaytlin Flick: Words of Wisdom (Personal Essay/Memoir Honorable Mention)
Josephine Sparks: A Few Different Headspaces (Poetry Honorable Mention)
The Scratch Pad
Attention all writers and artists! Bloomington South's premier literary magazine, The Scratch Pad, is back in print! Submissions will include writing or scanned art pieces that celebrate South's unique voices! Please see the flyers around school, McCauley in room A210, or McGinnis in room A221 for more information.
It's scholarship time! Don't forget to check out the Scholarships page on South's website. New scholarship opportunities are being added each week. Best of luck!
2017-2018 yearbooks are now available for sale!
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.
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
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/
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!
Seniors, have you made a decision on where you are going next year (school, training, military and more), if so, please share with us @bhsspanthers so we can share in your excitement!
Due to a severe allergy, NO latex balloons are allowed inside Bloomington High School South.
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
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