Student Announcements



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If you See Something, Say Something - to the right people.  Confidential reports should be made at 479-367-8080.


National Youth Science Camp

Two HS seniors from each state will be chosen to attend the National Youth Science Camp this summer from June 27 - July 20.  CLICK HERE for details.  Deadline - Feb. 28.


Senior Parent Meeting: January 24

Join us for a senior parent meeting for the BHS Class of 2019 on Thursday, January 24 at 6 pm in the BHS North Lecture Hall. Learn about the end of year timeline, scholarship and financial aid details, and finalizing post secondary choices. 

Current seniors are invited to attend, too.


Trapshooting Team Meeting

We will be having a very important meeting on Tuesday, January 22nd during 4.1 in Coach Allen's room (1203).  Please be there if you want to join!  Email Coach Allen @ trapshootingbhs@gmail.com if you want to join but are unable to come.  Current team members please be there as well.


MLK Freedom March and Noonday Vigil

The Black Student Union and guests will travel to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom March and Noonday Vigil on Monday, January 21 from 10:15 until 4:00. All are welcome to attend. Bring $5 for bus costs, plus money for lunch. See Ms. Griggs in 1305 for a permission slip.


Black Student Union Meeting

The Black Student Union will meet during 4.1 on Tuesday, January 22. Sign up for Ms. Griggs' flex to attend.


Welding Academy of South Arkansas

Flex 4.1, January 22nd. If you are interested in a career in welding, Welding Academy of South Arkansas will be here to give a presentation, and visit with interested students. Please sign up for Cloud-Welding Academy of South Arkansas-1511, during flex 4.1 on January 22nd. 


United Welding Institute

January 24th, Flex 4.3. Students interested in welding, United Welding Institute's Jonathan Humphrey will be here to talk to interested students about their institute. He will also be bringing a rig truck for students to see, as well as talk about upcoming welding competitions.Please sign up for the flex Cloud- United Welding Institute. 


ACT Boot Camp for Juniors

BHS is hosting a full day of ACT prep for juniors. The event will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 8 am-4 pm. Students must be able to commit to the full day of prep. Lunch will be provided.

Students will take a full length mock exam in the morning, have the test scored, eat lunch, and rotate through sessions to go over all four subject areas (English, Math, Reading, Science).

Complete the registration form below and bring payment to the College & Career Center in room 217 to confirm your spot. Space is limited to the first 100 paid students.

https://goo.gl/forms/2xvpYN3OLHQ3LfvN2


College Visits This Week @ BHS

Tuesday, January 22

4.1 Flex: William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri

Thursday, January 24: 

4.3 Flex: University of Central Arkansas in Conway, AR

College visits are open to students in all grades. Sign up in Enriching Students to attend.


University of Arkansas Senior Scholarships

Are you planning to attend the UofA in Fayetteville this fall? Make sure you don't miss the following scholarship opportunities. 

UofA Alumni Association Scholarships (you do NOT have to be related to an alumni)

College & Departmental Scholarships (College of Business, Arts & Sciences, etc).

New Freshman Academic Scholarships (Final deadline is February 1)


Attention Student Artists

Arkansas Mental Health in Education Association is seeking art representing mental health.  Submit JPEG or PDF entries by 2/8.  CLICK HERE for details.


Bentonville Special Olympics Polar Plunge 2019

Attention ALL students, faculty and parents! Special Olympics Arkansas BEAVER LAKE POLAR PLUNGE IS COMING UP ON FEBRUARY, SATURDAY 9TH! ANY AND EVERY STUDENT who wants to Plunge with us! Remember-we will be “FREEZING for a REASON”!

For more information, please contact Ms. Susan Gustafson at: sgustafson@bentonvillek12.org

BENTONVILLE/LJHS/SPECIAL OLYMPICS VOLUNTEERS TEAM ID:

https://www.firstgiving.com/team/384131


Student Athletes

Just in case you might ever get the option to play sports at the next level.  We encourage all athletes in grades 9 & 10 to attend meetings to learn about HS credit requirements for NCAA.  Don't wait until your senior year.  Your core classes in grades 9-12 impact your options. 

NCAA Eligibility Information - Tuesday, January 29 at 6-7:30 PM in the TAC.


Biliteracy Award (Group 2!)

20 BHS Students from the fall group received the Arkansas Biliteracy Award, which will be an excellent piece of their resumes and can assist with scholarships and job applications in the future. If you have academic fluency in a language other than English (even if you are not studying it in a class), you may be eligible to apply for this award. You must complete the application process, be able to show proficiency (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking) in both English and the second language. Current languages you can test on: Arabic, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Russian, and Spanish!

You must test within soon in order to get results for the March 1 deadline. Email Señor W. Dutton ASAP, if you are interested in applying, or for more information. You can also visit his page on the Biliteracy award here: https://goo.gl/3FUY92


Outreach for Christ Meeting

Outreach for Christ will meet Thursday, January 24 during 4.3 in room 1300B (Library). All are welcome to attend. 


Spanish Club Meeting

The next Spanish Club meeting will be Thursday, January 24th. Come learn about New Year´s traditions in Hispanic countries and vote for this year´s T-shirt design. Please sign up for either 4.3 or 4.4


BHS Law Club

BHS Law Club will hold a meeting in room 221 on Tuesday, January 22nd during 4.1 FLEX.  We will be highlighting Civil Liberties contained in the 1st Amendment.


2019 Youth Tour in Washington D.C.

Carroll Electric sends 2 junior students from Arkansas each year to attend their annual Youth Tour in Washington D.C. Last year one of the students selected was from BHS! This is an ALL EXPENSE PAID trip to D.C. on June 14-20 2019. Students must complete an application and submit an essay or video component. 

Interested juniors may pick up an application in the College & Career Center, room 217. The deadline to apply is March 1.