Get ready, get set...and go show off your talents in the annual BH-BL Follies being held Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Auditions for the Follies are Monday, March 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, March 27 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the middle school cafetorium. Sign up for auditions here.
On Friday, June 1 at 4 p.m., BH-BL will dedicate the Stevens Library Media Center in honor of Mary Joan Egan, a librarian and administrator at BH-BL for more than 40 years. She retired in 1999 at the age of 80. The dedication committee is asking former students, colleagues, and community members to contribute photos, written memories, or other memorabilia to be shared at the dedication ceremony. If you have anything you wish to contribute please send it via email to Alison Cuyler at firstname.lastname@example.org or Heidi Brower at email@example.com by Tuesday, May 15. Please only send copies of items, not the originals.
Sign your child up for the spring swim session on Tuesday, March 20 in the high school gym lobby between 7 and 8 p.m. The spring session runs from March 24 to May 19. (No lessons during school break, Saturday, March 31.) Save time at registration by filling out the registration form ahead of time. Please complete a form for EACH swimmer.
New field trips, busing, swimming, team sports, weekly themes, games, contests, movies, and much more is what your children will experience at the new and improved Summer Rec Program which runs from June 26 to July 20 weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (early drop off available!) at Charlton Heights Elementary School. Cost: $375 per child. Questions? Contact Summer Rec Director Andrew Haluska at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you looking for a summer camp that shows children that even the wildest and craziest ideas can become reality? At Camp Invention campers in grades K-6 will bring their “smart” home to life with smart furniture and eco-smart energy, design a robotic dog and diagnose puppy problems, explore sensors by designing tracks for an Optibot, a robot that senses dark and light surfaces, and build Cake Catapults! [REGISTRATION INFORMATION]
It’s not too late to join in the savings with School Banking! Students earn a prize with every fifth deposit and up to $60 a year with CAPCom’s "Great Grades" and reading programs. Students can pick up an application from the School Banking volunteers on Friday morning in the cafeteria before classes start. School Banking questions should be directed to: Charisse Evers at email@example.com or Erin Knight at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If your child is being picked up at dismissal or early during the day for an appointment, please be sure to send in a completed green pick-up form or note with your child that day. The name of the person picking up the child should be included so we can properly check identification. Emailing the office to notify us of your child being picked up should be used for last minute changes only. Pick-up slips are available from the main office. A bus pass should be sent in whenever your child is taking a different bus on a given day. Bus passes are also available in the main office.
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