Bellows Free Academy

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    At Bellows Free Academy all students learn respect, dependability, and productivity. With academic and social supports, students learn to be effective problem solvers, active community members, and lifelong learners.
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    • March 27th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      There will be a mandatory Bobwhite/Comet rehearsal on Monday, March 30th from 6:30-8:00 in the PAC.  Please come with an idea of who will be in your skit group.  Rose Bedard will begin to teach the group opening dance and help you with skit ideas.

       

      There will be a Student Council meeting on April 1st in the Small Cafeteria during Enrichment.  Attendance is mandatory.  We will be discussing and voting on MC’s for the Bobwhite/Comet Competition and there will be a […]

    • March 26th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      Congratulations to Sam Charron, you are the winner of the Vermont Photo Challenge!  Thank you to everyone who entered, it was a tough call.

       

      All dance students going on the NYC trip in May need to attend a brief informational meeting TODAY right after school.  If you cannot attend, you must see Ms. Kamitses before the end of the day on Thursday.

       

      Courage Bible Study will not meet today.  There will be a meeting next Thursday.

       

       

    • March 25th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      All dance students going on the NYC trip in May need to attend a brief informational meeting tomorrow, Thursday, March 26th, right after school.  If you cannot attend, you must see Ms. Kamitses before the end of the day on Thursday.

       

      Reminder to all:  Please do not use the alarmed doors during the school day, except in the case of emergency.  Everyone should enter and exit through the doors by the Main Office in the South building; and the main doors […]

    • March 24th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      There will be a short informational meeting today at 2:50 p.m. in Room W-115 with Rose Bedard regarding the Bobwhite/Comet competition.

       

      Any student interested in a career in a healthcare field is invited to visit Medical Professions during Enrichment on Wednesday, March 25th for our career expo.  We will have breakfast, displays up, and students available to answer questions.

       

      Krispy Kreme Fundraiser:  DECA is selling Krispy Kreme Donuts to fund their trip to Orlando, FL for the national competition.  The price is […]

    • March 20th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      Congratulations to Sam Boudreau for winning Vermont’s Poetry Out Loud State Title!  Sam bested over 5,100 competitors statewide.  He will represent Vermont at the National Championship next month.

       

      There will be no after school program at the Complex today due to the Home Show.

       

      Are you interested in health care?  Champlain Valley AHEC, the organization that brings you MedQuest, would like to invite all interested high school students to register for the Focus on Health Careers conference.  Held on Saturday, April 18th […]

    • March 19th, 2015 - Smarter Balanced Assessment: Another Measure of Learning

      TO: Parents and Caregivers FROM: Rebecca Holcombe, Secretary of Education SUBJECT: Smarter Balanced Assessment: Another Measure of Learning DATE: March 17, 2015

      Today, schools across Vermont will begin administering the Smarter Balanced Assessment, which is the new state test and which replaces the NECAPs. As your child takes these tests, I ask you to do her or him a few favors…(access full letter by clicking on post title)

    • March 19th, 2015 - Daily Announcements

      There will be no after school program at the Complex today and Friday due to the Home Show.

       

      BFA Drama will be having its first meeting for Junior Jam today from 3:00-3:30 p.m.  Any student wishing to participate should attend.

       

      Courage Bible Study will meet today at 3:00 p.m. in Room A-105.

       

      Unified  Sports is starting its basketball season.  All are welcome to join.  Practices are Thursdays from 3-4 at the Armory (next door to BFA North).  We will be practicing for the statewide tournament […]

    Events @ BFA
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  • March  2015
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    • Winter Break
      Starts: 7:00 am
      Ends: March 2, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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    • Winter Break
      Starts: 7:00 am
      Ends: March 3, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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    • Student Council Mtg.
      Starts: 8:10 am
      Ends: March 4, 2015 - 8:40 am
      Location: Cafeteria
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    • Dance Performance, PAC
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: March 13, 2015 - 7:30 pm
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    • Progress Reports Viewable on PS
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: March 19, 2015 - 12:00 am
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    • All NE Music Festival
      Starts: 8:30 am
      Ends: March 19, 2015 - 3:00 pm
    • Drama One Act Plays/moved to 3/12
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: March 19, 2015 - 9:30 pm
      Location: Performing Arts Center (PAC)
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    • All NE Music Festival
      Starts: 8:30 am
      Ends: March 20, 2015 - 3:00 pm
    • Drama One Act Plays/moved to 3/12
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: March 20, 2015 - 9:30 pm
      Location: Performing Arts Center (PAC)
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    • All NE Music Festival
      Starts: 8:30 am
      Ends: March 21, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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    • Spring Band Concert
      Starts: 7:00 pm
      Ends: March 25, 2015 - 7:30 pm
      Location: Performing Arts Center
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    • P/T Conf. in the evening
      Starts: 3:30 pm
      Ends: March 26, 2015 - 8:00 pm
      Location: the evening
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    • 1/2 Day of School (P/T Conf.)
      Starts: 7:30 am
      Ends: March 27, 2015 - 11:30 am
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