Student Announcements



Purchase a 2020 Yearbook

The 2020 edition of the “The Claw”, the official yearbook of Bentonville West, is now available for purchase at:

https://www.balfour.com/arkansas/centerton/bentonville-west-high-school

Don’t miss out on the $55 Promo Package! Good until 10/26/2019!

Package Includes: 

2020 Yearbook

Nameplate

2 Activity Icons 

And don’t forget to add the 2020 Spring Supplement for $10!

Coverage includes:

Prom

The Spring Theater Production

Senior Send-Off

Graduation


Arkansas School Boards Association Speech and Essay Contest

Topic - Is TRUST your most valuable currency?   Deadline - 10/23 for grades 11 & 12.

https://arsba.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/2019-ESSAY-SPEECH-CONTEST-RULES-GUIDELINES.pdf 


Keeping Our Teens Safe

Tuesday, November 12th 6:00-7:00 PM at Bentonville High School (North Lecture Hall)

Receive information on what may be risk factors for and signs of depression in teens

Learn about common myths and facts about suicide

Review resources for support, plus tips on how to take to a teen about mental health

To RSVP, go to https://forms.gle/8kg2FpWkAS4J1LaZ6


Join DECA Today!

Want to learn to be an emerging leader and entrepreneur? Join DECA!  Pay your dues online by October 17th at MyPaymentsPlus and join us on October 10th for our first official meeting!

Click here for more information or see Ms. Edmonson in room 2468!


Theatre students, make-up artists, construction students, groups of volunteers, you are wanted...

The 8th Street Market hosts a Halloween event for kids and even a spooky hallway.  You or your group can participate and volunteer in many capacities.  CLICK HERE for details.   CLICK HERE  to volunteer. 


SHARING & CARING of Benton County Applications

Does your family need assistance providing gifts for the holidays?  The Sharing and Caring

Program may be able to help.  Applications must be completed and submitted in person the

week of 10/21 at the First Presbyterian Church of Bentonville located at 901 NE J Street.  For

more information and an application go to: 

https://sharingandcaringkids.com/apply-for-assistance/ or see Mrs. Keeley in the Student

Life Center.  


2019 Homecoming Spirit Days

Monday (10/21) - 'Merica Monday (Wear Red, White, and Blue)

Tuesday (10/22) - Tropical Tuesday (Hawaiian/Beach Wear)

Wednesday (10/23) - On Wednesdays We Wear Pink (Breast Cancer Awareness)

Thursday (10/24) - Netflix Day (Dress like favorite character on Netflix)

Friday (10/25) - Groovin' On Gamble (Dress 70s)


Oct. 28 Latino Campus Day, University of Arkansas

Are you a current junior or senior interested in attending Latino Campus Day at University of Arkansas? See Mrs. Hartwig in the SLC for a permission slip, which must be returned by Friday, October 25. The trip will take place on Monday, October 28. You must be passing all classes to attend. 


Bentonville Parks and Recreation is now hiring Ice Rink Workers for the Lawrence Plaza Ice Rink!

Come create memorable experiences for patrons and enjoy a wonderful time in a winter wonderland! To apply, please contact Danny Bartlett at dbartlett@bentonvillear.com or call 479-271-5974. Pay rate up to $11/hour. Applications can be found at www.bentonvillear.com under Human Resources. Apply today


Homecoming Guest Forms

Homecoming guest forms are available in the Student Life Center. Please turn the completed forms into the SLC no later than October 18th. Thank you.


Flu Shot Clinic - October 22

Advisory Teachers will have Flu Vaccine packets beginning on Friday October 4. If you plan to get your flu shot at BWHS please get a form from your advisory teacher, SLC, Main Office or from the Nurses Office. These forms are due back to the Nurses on or before October 11.

Shots (no mist) will be given on October 22.


Volunteer Opportunity

The H2O Food Pantry of Centerton, located at The Living Waters Methodist Church, is looking for volunteers to assist with helping clients carry their groceries to their cars. They are looking for Saturday help from 9:45 am until 12:00 pm. Please contact Amy Prime at either 479-644-7598 or amy.prime@att.net.


Student Safety Survey for Engineering Design and Development

This EDD group needs your help.  They are trying to develop a product to help people in life threatening situations.  please fill out this survey to help them with their data. 

Safety Survey


Parent's Night Out

The Benton County Sheriff's Office will be sponsoring a "Parent's Night Out" on November 14th, 6:00-8:00 pm at the Bella Vista Community Church.  Their address is 75 E.  Lancashire Blvd in Bella Vista.   The topic will be "How To Protect Your Children From The Dangers Online".  

For more information or to register for this event please go to bvcc.net


Upcoming SEL Advisory Lessons

10/17/19: Vaping Awareness and Prevention

10/22/19: Substance Abuse Awareness and Prevention.  *11th graders will be viewing an edited version of "Chasing the Dragon"-developed by Federal Bureau of Investigation and recommended by the State for Arkansas for High School Students.


ASVAB Offered Dec. 5

The ASVAB will be offered at BWHS on Thursday, December 5 at 9am in the Lecture Hall. You must sign up to take the exam, as spaces are limited. The ASVAB is open to students in 10th-12th grades. 

Sign up here.


Best Buddies Match Party!!

Calling all Best Buddy Members! All the anticipation will finally come to an end as you meet your new buddy on 17 October in 4.3. You will sign up with Coach Bower's flex (the one that teaches Biology). Be sure to work everything out so you may be present to meet your match!! For any questions or concerns contact Mrs. Michaud at cmichaud@bentonvillek12.org or any of the officers: Destiny Tate, Jacob Starr, Carlee Durham, Tanner Martin, Cody Jensen, Jessica Blackburn, and Amena Shalabi.


Baseball Tailgate Fundraiser

Friday October 18th (Springdale Har-Ber Football game) from 4:45-6:30

Food, Music, and Covered Seating!

New York Strip (cooked to order), BBQ baked beans, cheesy potatoes, cornbread, beverage...all for just $20!!

Order today!!  Limited to first 200!  

Email WestBaseballSteakNight@gmail.com

Include Your Name, #of steaks, Arrival time (5:00, 5:30, or 6:00), and preferred temp of steak (rare, medium, well)


2019 BWHS HOMECOMING DANCE TICKETS

Tickets to the 2019 Homecoming dance can be purchased NOW until Thursday, October 24th, through MyPaymentsPlus for $10. Remember,  all school fees must be paid before tickets can be bought!


WOW meeting

Women of West please join us for our 2nd official meeting where we will prepare our banner for the homecoming parade. This meeting will be held first half of Flex (4.3) on Thursday 10/17 in room 2555 (Venable).