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Announcements 1/20

Today is Friday, January 20th, and it’s a BLACK Midterm Exam Day.

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All track team members competing in tonight’s scrimmage should arrive by 5:45.

Tonight is senior night for the track team.

During Midterm exams this week, snacks and breakfast items will be available from 7:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Bag lunches are also available.

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Cap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:30 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend. SYA offers the chance to spend your junior or senior year in Italy, France, Spain or China. There’s no course, no book, no exam that can compare to adopting a country and its culture as your own. Students attend classes, live with a host family, engage in a global curriculum and travel extensively in each country.

Attention seniors! There is a great local scholarship opportunity for either community or 4 year college prospects! The deadline is February 1st, so hurry in to the Counseling Office for more information!

Juniors, there is a scholarship opportunity for you as well! There is information in the Counseling Office about a scholarship that will cover your full college costs!

The Cafeteria, Library and Learning Lab are all available as quiet study areas during Midterms this week. Continue reading

Announcements 1/19

Today is Thursday, January 19th, and it’s an ORANGE Midterm Exam Day.

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During Midterm exams this week, snacks and breakfast items will be available from 7:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Bag lunches are also available.

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Cap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:30 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend. SYA offers the chance to spend your junior or senior year in Italy, France, Spain or China. There’s no course, no book, no exam that can compare to adopting a country and its culture as your own. Students attend classes, live with a host family, engage in a global curriculum and travel extensively in each country.

Attention seniors! There is a great local scholarship opportunity for either community or 4 year college prospects! The deadline is February 1st, so hurry in to the Counseling Office for more information!

Juniors! There is a scholarship opportunity for you as well! There is information in the Counseling Office about a scholarship that will cover your full college costs!

The Cafeteria, Library and Learning Lab are all available as quiet study areas during Midterms this week.

The Library has openings for Library Assistants in the second semester. If you’re interested in helping out in the Library for a quarter credit rather than having a study hall, stop by the Library to see if there is an opening that will work with your schedule. Continue reading

Announcement 1/18

Today is Wednesday, January 18th, and it’s a BLACK Midterm Exam Day.

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During Midterm exams this week, snacks and breakfast items will be available from 7:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Bag lunches are also available.

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Cap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:30 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend. SYA offers the chance to spend your junior or senior year in Italy, France, Spain or China. There’s no course, no book, no exam that can compare to adopting a country and its culture as your own. Students attend classes, live with a host family, engage in a global curriculum and travel extensively in each country.

The Cafeteria, Library and Learning Lab are all available as quiet study areas during Midterms this week.

The Library has openings for Library Assistants in the second semester. If you’re interested in helping out in the Library for a quarter credit rather than having a study hall, stop by the Library to see if there is an opening that will work with your schedule.

Stressed about midterms? Come experience the benefits of calm, focused breathing to de-stress before exams. Mindful Meditation sessions using the popular meditation app Insight Timer will be offered each morning before exams from 7:40 to 7:50 in the Library classroom. All are welcome.  Continue reading

In the event of a weather delay – Mid Term Delay Schedules

In the event of a weather related delay, attached are schedules that will be followed if there is a one hour delay or a two hour delay. If there is a snow day on Wednesday, students will take exams scheduled for Wednesday on Thursday  (1/2 and 3/4 Black).

Mid Term 1 Hour Delay Schedule

Mid Term 2 Hour Delay Schedule

Announcements 1/17

Today is Tuesday, January 17th, and it’s an ORANGE Midterm Exam Day.

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During Midterm exams this week, snacks and breakfast items will be available from 7:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Bag lunches will also be available.

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Cap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

Reminder to all Ski Club members: Payment for the Sunday River trip on January 21st is due today, Tuesday, January 17th.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:00 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend. SYA offers the chance to spend your junior or senior year in Italy, France, Spain or China. There’s no course, no book, no exam that can compare to adopting a country and its culture as your own. Students attend classes, live with a host family, engage in a global curriculum and travel extensively in each country.

The Cafeteria, Library and Learning Lab are all available as quiet study areas during Midterms this week.

Stressed about midterms? Come experience the benefits of calm, focused breathing to de-stress before exams. Mindful Meditation sessions using the popular meditation app Insight Timer will be offered each morning before exams from 7:40 to 7:50 in the Library classroom. All are welcome. Come try it!

There is a Unified Basketball seasons starts soon! See Coach Baribeau in Room 119 if you could not attend last week’s meeting.

The next meeting of the Action Team will be Monday, January 23rd at 2:10 in the Multipurpose Room.

Attention BHS Art students: Come back to the Junior High and help out at this year’s Family Art Night! The event will take place on Friday, February 3rd (snow date Friday, February 10th), and we will need volunteers to work from 4:45 to 7:30 p.m. We are hoping to get 10 to 12 volunteers who have strong artistic and organizational skills, as well as the ability and desire to work with young children in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Volunteers will work at a variety of arts and crafts activity stations that include face painting, thumbprint art, giant coloring pages, Valentine’s cards, and more (possibly balloon sculptures!). See Mr. Wilson to sign-up.

Midcoast Maine’s Got Talent is a lively community talent show organized by the Brunswick Rotary that will take place on March 31st in Crooker Theater. Students are needed to help serve as ushers, assist with lighting, and hand out programs. Students can also choose to be part of the show. See Mr. Wilson for more information and to sign up.

Attention BHS student filmmakers: Mr. Wilson has applications for the Portland Youth Film Festival’s Young Filmmakers Contest. Students from Maine may submit short films or documentaries, and selected films will be shown at USM on Red Carpet Night in March. The deadline to enter is February 24th. See Mr. Wilson for the application if you are interested.

Attention sophomores and juniors: Mr. Wilson has applications for the Maine Youth Wilderness Leadership Program that takes place in Baxter State Park in August. The deadline is February 8th. See Mr. Wilson for the application or with questions.

Mr. Wilson has scholarship applications for the Audubon Camp at Hog Island taking place June 18th to 23rd. The scholarship covers the full cost. February 10th is the deadline. See Mr. Wilson for details and the application.

The Maine Commission for Community Service is accepting nominations for the Governor’s award for service and volunteerism. This award recognizes every volunteer age 18 or younger who devoted 50 hours or more of documented service to the community between January and December 2016. Individuals added to the Young Maine Volunteer Roll of Honor receive three types of recognition: 1. A certificate honoring the hours of volunteer service during 2016; 2. The Young Maine Volunteer Service medallion; and 3. A ticket to a Red Claws game. If you feel you qualify, be sure to see Mr. Wilson who is currently creating a list of nominees based on his records.

 

Announcements 1/13

Today is Friday, January 13th, and it’s a BLACK Day.

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Cap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

Reminder to all Ski Club members: Payment for the Sunday River trip on January 21st is due Tuesday, January 17th. There is no school Monday and Tuesday is a half day. Please plan accordingly.

There is make-up time available this Saturday, January 14th, from from 8:00 a.m. to noon in Room 214. Stop by the Main Office to get the required paperwork.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:00 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend. SYA offers the chance to spend your junior or senior year in Italy, France, Spain or China. There’s no course, no book, no exam that can compare to adopting a country and its culture as your own. Students attend classes, live with a host family, engage in a global curriculum and travel extensively in each country.

Today’s Dragon Special in the Cafeteria is Sweet and Sour Chicken, Whole Grain Fried Rice and Steamed Carrots. During Midterm exams starting next Tuesday, snacks and breakfast items will be available from 7:15 -to 10:00 a.m. in the Cafeteria. Bag lunches will also be available.

The Cafeteria, Library and Learning are all available as quiet study areas during Midterms next week. Continue reading

Announcements 1/12

Today is Thursday, January 12th and it’s an ORANGE Day.

Click for the Mid Term Exam Schedule!

Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Gap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

A representative from the United States Navy will be in the Counseling Office today at 9 a.m. Please visit the counseling office to sign up and get a pass.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:00 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend.

There is make-up time available this Saturday, January 14th, from from 8:00 a.m. to noon in Room 214. Stop by the Main Office to get the required paperwork.

Seniors: Please note that senior superlative winners who have not had their photos taken must attend a photo shoot at break today outside room 135. We would like to get these completed by this Friday.

BJHS is hosting a viewing of the movie Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age tonight at 6 p.m. in Crooker Theater. Parents and students are encouraged to attend together. More information about this movie can be found at www.screenagersmovie.com.

Need a quiet place to study before and During midterms? Why not try the Learning Center located on the 2nd floor in the Tech Wing. Everyone is welcome.   Continue reading

Announcements 1/11

Today is Wednesday, January 11th, and it’s a BLACK Day.

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Congratulations go out once again to the BHS Speech & Debate team. At the Speech & Debate Tournament at Thornton Academy last Saturday, Emma Hughes and Julia Krutul placed first in Duo Interpretation; Julia Krutul placed 2nd in Dramatic Interpretation.  Sarah Poutree was awarded 3rd place in Oratorical Declamation and 4th place wins went to Ania Johnston and Calla Hladky in Duo Interpretation and to Logan Holt in Extemporaneous Speaking. The Varsity Public Forum team of Maeve Arthur and Claire Johnson placed 3rd overall. Also competing were Katherine Robinson in Novice Prose and Connor Flotten in Senate Congressional Debate.

A reminder: Seniors who have not submitted their Height and Weight for Gap and Gown Measurements need to see Ms. Wight in the Counseling Office as soon as possible. Cap and Gown payments can also be given to Ms. Wight. The cost is $26, and checks should be made payable to Brunswick High School.

A representative from the United States Navy will be in the Counseling Office tomorrow, January 12th, at 9 a.m. Please visit the counseling office to sign up and get a pass.

The BHS Action Team is collecting warm clothing, jackets, blankets, warm socks, tarps, cases of bottled water and also dog coats of all sizes for the homeless in Portland and outlying communities. Please consider cleaning out your closets and bringing in any unwanted above mentioned items. The Action Team will be delivering on Monday, January 16th, so please bring your items in this week. You can drop them off at Mrs. Maines office. Thanks in advance for helping to keep the homeless warm.

BJHS is hosting a viewing of the movie Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age on Thursday, January 12th at 6 p.m. at Brunswick High School’s Crooker Theater. Parents and students are encouraged to attend together. More information about this movie can be found at www.screenagersmovie.com.

Midcoast Maine’s Got Talent is a great community talent show organized by the Brunswick Rotary that will take place on March 31st in Crooker Theater. Students are needed to help serve as ushers, assist with lighting, and hand out programs. Students can also choose to be part of the show. See Mr. Wilson for more information and to sign up.

The next meeting of the Action Team will be Monday, January 23rd at 2:10 in the Multipurpose Room.  Continue reading

Announcements 1/10

Today is Tuesday, January 10th, and it’s an ORANGE Day.

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There will be an important meeting after school today in Room 212 for both Speech and Debate team members to discuss the upcoming tournaments at York and Lewiston, and the upcoming state tournament here at Brunswick on January 28th. We are looking for parents and volunteers to help with meals for the judges. A sign-up sheet will be made available in Mr. Sheehy’s room.

The BHS Action Team will be collecting warm clothing, jackets, blankets, warm socks, tarps, cases of bottled water and also dog coats of all sizes for the homeless in Portland and outlying communities. Please consider cleaning out your closets and bringing in any unwanted above mentioned items. The Action Team will be delivering on Monday, January 16th so please bring your items in this week. You can drop your items off at Mrs. Maines office. Thanks in advance for helping to keep the homeless warm.

A representative from the United States Navy will be in the Counseling Office on Thursday, January 12th, at 9 a.m. Please visit the counseling office to sign up and get a pass.

School Year Abroad will be visiting the counseling office on Monday, January 23rd at 9:00 a.m. Please sign up and get a pass if you would like to attend.

There will be a senior prom planning meeting this Friday morning at 7:20 in Room 135.  Please bring prom theme ideas.  Continue reading

BHS Parent/Guardian Forum – Tonight – January 10

A reminder that the BHS Parent/Guardian Forum is scheduled for this evening (Tuesday, January 10th) at 6:00pm in the BHS library classroom. We hope to see you this evening!