Daily Announcements

**  REMINDER TO ALL STUDENTS:  THERE IS NO STUDENT PARKING ALLOWED ON THE BFA CAMPUS DURING SCHOOL HOURS, NOR AT THE FCSU DISTRICT OFFICE ON CATHERINE STREET.  STUDENTS ALSO MAY NOT PARK AT ST. MARY’S HEALD’S OR BRADY-LEVESQUE WITHOUT THE LANDOWNER’S PERMISSION.  **

 

On Friday, May 19, 2017, our 11th grade students will be taking the state mandated New England Common Assessment (NECAP) in the area of Science.  To accommodate this assessment we will be running the following schedule:

 

  • Monday, May 15:  Monday  Schedule
  • Tuesday, May 16:  Tuesday  Schedule
  • Wednesday, May 17:  Wednesday  Schedule
  • Thursday, May 18:  Tuesday  Schedule
  • Friday, May 19:  Wednesday  Schedule
On Friday all juniors will report to the gym at 8:05  for two 90 minute testing sessions.  At the conclusion of the second testing session they will be dismissed from school at 11:30 a.m . It will be a regular school day for all other students.

 

ATTENTION STUDENTS:  All students who are not waiting for a ride are expected to leave campus upon school dismissal.  Any students waiting for a ride must do so in the Main Office Lobby or at the picnic tables outside.  Students are not allowed to wait in the hallways.  Thank you for your cooperation.

 

To All Members of the BFA Community,

 

Due to the number of school cancellations this winter the last day of school will be Thursday, June 22nd.  Graduation will be held on Saturday, June 17th as scheduled.

 

Please contact the Main Office at 527-6555 with any attendance questions or concerns.  Thank you for your attention and flexibility.

 

Good luck to the following sports teams as they compete today:

 

  • Varsity Softball & Baseball at MMU @ 4:30 p.m. (Dismiss @ 2:15)
  • JV Softball & Baseball host MMU @ 4:30 p.m.
  • Freshman Track at Essex @ 3:30 p.m. (Dismiss @ 1:50)
  • Boys Golf at NCU @ 8:00 a.m.

 

Junior Jamboree One Act Play competition will be held tonight at 7 p.m.  Admission is free.  Please come cheer on your class as the Freshman take on the Sophomores and the Juniors take on the Seniors!

 

Free Volleyball Clinic – everyone is welcome!  The next session will be held today from 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the BFA Gym.  Any questions, email Karen Chesser at kchesser@fcsuvt.org or Edee McArtor at emcartor@fcsuvt.org.

 

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS:  All students interested in representing the student body at the Maple Run Unified School District Board Meetings for the 2017-2018 school year are invited to apply by sending a one-page letter of interest to Mr. Lyons by 2:45 p.m. on Friday, May 19th.  The Administration will review the letters of interest, candidates will be chosen and will be expected to give a short speech the week of May 22nd.  The student body will then vote on the candidates they would like to have represent them.  The top two students in the voting will be announced at the end of the week.

 

Medical Professions is selling flowers through Claussen’s Greenhouse.  If anyone is interested in ordering their spring plantings, let a Med student know or send Julie Faas an email.  Orders due by Friday, May 19th.

 

What’s your favorite thing photo challenge!  Take a creative photo of your favorite thing and send it to bfaphotochallenge@gmail.com by May 20th for the chance to win ice cream!  Students and teachers are welcome to enter.

 

Any Junior Girl or Boy interested in being a graduation escort should attend a brief meeting Monday May 22nd in Room A-218 at 7 am !!  Being a graduation escort means you will lead the graduates into the complex.  This will require 2 short morning meetings and one rehearsal.  Please see Madame Johnson in A-218  for more information.

 

SENIORS:  There are 49 seniors whose baby/childhood photos we do not have for the senior slide show.  Please get a digital photo, or a hard copy to be scanned, to Kierstynn Hawkins or Mrs. Hebert by the end of the week.  Thank you!

 

REMINDER TO SENIORS:  Community Service hours are due now!  Please make sure that all forms are signed and turned into Mr. Murray immediately.  Remember, this is a graduation requirement.

 

ATTENTION SENIORS:  If you have not had your vision exam done, please go to the nearest Health Office ASAP so they may be completed before May 30th.

 

Students enrolled in next year’s AP Language & Composition course with Mrs. Hebert:  The signed honor code acknowledgement that is in your summer assignment packet is due to Mrs. Hebert by Wednesday, July 7th.  Failure to pass this in will result in 5 points off your summer essay due in July.