North High School: The "John 'Red' Comer Award" winner was Madison Greene
South High Community School: The "John O’Neil Award" winner was Jordan Barber
Doherty Memorial High School: The "Ralph Raymond Award" winner was Jahkari Carpenter
Burncoat High School: The "Brian Dougal Award" winner was Nathan Dubay
Yearbook sales are happening now! $75 pay early discount until Nov. 30th.
See Ms. Binkoski in room D1. Order online here!
Hard work!!! Practice, Practice, Practice!
BHS Quadrivium performed at the State House on Tuesday, Dec 2. Our students were the first performers in Secretary Galvin's "State House Holiday Music Series" which features many great Boston performers over the next 2 weeks and culminates with a performance by James Taylor on December 19. The kids did an outstanding job representing BHS and themselves at the event.
Attached is a photo of the kids on the Grand Staircase, where they performed, with Representative Jim O'Day and Secretary of the Commonwealth, William Galvin.
Friday night's tree lighting ceremony on the the Common. This was a very busy week for the Quads with the State House performance on Wednesday, a 6:00am performance at the Worcester Area Chamber of Commerce Christmas Breakfast at Holy Cross and The a Festival of Lights on Friday. They have been representing BHS very well. WE ARE SO PROUD!
Mr. Donington, ESL teacher here at BHS, thanks everyone for their charitable donations. Great news.....HE REACHED HIS GOAL! He hopes to to have his new technology up and running after the Holiday break!
- The next MEETING is January 7, 2015 at 6PM A Conference Room. No December meeting.
BHS Brownie Bakers!
BHS students in room E 6 and E 8 have been making the most delicious brownies as a fundraising effort to support the needs of their class! Every Friday these students are baking & selling! Everyone loves FLY-BY-BROWNIE-FRIDAY!
IMPORTANT DATES FOR STUDENTS
For Seniors:Next Wednesday Dec. 11 Mr. Burgos will be doing QCC applications periods 2,3 and 4 for any student interested in applyingScholarship- Latino Students- Make sure you apply for the "Dollars for Scholars" Scholarship- See GuidanceJuniors and SeniorsDual Enrollment opportunities available for this spring- QCC- on campus at BHS- PSY 115: Self Assessment and Career PlanningWorcester State University:MA 105: Survey of MathGS 101: Physical GeographyPH 100: Introduction to PhilosophyEng 101: English CompositionSophomores and JuniorsGuidance will be distributing and reviewing all PSAT Score Reports next Wednesday and Thursday
SAT Dates as Follows:
- Oct 11 Test - Scores Out & Ready on October 28
- December 6 Test Date - Registration Deadline for this is Nov. 6
- January 24, 2015 Test Date - Registration Deadline is Dec. 29
- March 14, 2015 Test Date - Registration Deadline is Feb. 13
- May 2, 2015 Test Date - Registration Deadline is April 6
- June 6, 2015 Test Date - Registration Deadline is May 8
- For More Information AND Practice Tests http://www.collegeboard.org
- December 13 Test Date - Registration Deadline is Nov. 7
- February 7 Test Date - Registration Deadline is Jan. 9
- April 18 Test Date - Registration Deadline is March 13
- June 13 Test Date - Registration Deadline is May 8
- For More Information: http://www.act.org
May 4-8 and May 11-15, 2015
|School Hours: 7:20 am - 1:43 pm
Burncoat High School will continue to implement a formal communication system as a means to transfer information on effective practices and needs. All faculty will participate on a regular basis in professional development activities targeted toward the school’s Instructional Focus and the school-wide Best Practices. All students will experience a rigor-based curriculum taught through instructional strategies meant to improve reading comprehension as measured by MAPS, MCAS, PSAT, ACT, ACCESS, and AP scores as well as other formative assessments.