BHS Morning Announcements

Daily Announcements - Monday, October 18, 2021
Posted on 10/18/2021

Day 4 Schedule - Daily announcements include Berlin Parks & Rec Employment, DECA Online Apparel Store, Free College Courses from Tunxis or Wesleyan, Softball, SAT Registration Deadline, Spirit Week, Food Pantry Collection, and Homecoming Dance

Berlin Parks & Rec Basketball Referees The Berlin Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for basketball referees for the boys and girls 3rd-8th grade programs on Saturdays. You must be at least 15 years old. The program starts in December. Applications can be obtained from the Parks and Recreation Department or on the Town website, under Job Opportunities. Deadline to apply is Thursday, November 4 by 7:00 pm.

DECA Online Apparel Store DECA’s annual online school store is now live! The store is only open for one month each year, so purchase your favorite apparel before time runs out. Winter is coming up ... so make sure you take a look at our newly designed sweatshirts and long sleeves! The store will be closing November 1: DECA Online Apparel Store

Free College Courses from Tunxis Community College & Wesleyan University Free College Courses from Tunxis Community College and Wesleyan University BHS juniors and seniors are eligible to apply for free college courses through the High School Partnership Program at Tunxis Community College and Wesleyan University High School Scholars Program. These programs are competitive and selective, Please schedule a time to meet with Ms. Criniti in the counseling department to complete registration. The Tunxis Spring 2022 registration deadline is December 1, 2021. The Wesleyan University deadline is November 14, 2021.

Softball All athletes who are considering trying out for the Berlin High School softball team next Spring, there will be a very brief but mandatory meeting after school on Tuesday, October 26 at 2:15 in Coach Pires’s room (room 1506). The meeting is to distribute important information regarding potentially participating in a winter softball program. The meeting will take 10-15 minutes – please make every attempt to get there ASAP so that fall athletes can get to practice/games on time. Please see Coach Pires if you have any questions.

SAT Registration Deadline The deadline to register for the November 6 SAT test offered at BHS is October 26th. Seniors, you can take one more SAT before applying to college!

Spirit Week 

Food Pantry Collection Berlin Football is kicking off a food drive for the Berlin Food Pantry. The Redcoats will join together with fans, families, friends, peers and staff at BHS to help those who are less fortunate in our community. The Berlin Food Pantry is in great need of non-perishable food items. Food can be dropped off in the BHS main lobby through October 29. 

Homecoming Dance The 2021 Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, October 23rd from 7:00pm-9:00pm. The dance will be outdoors under a large lighted canopy on the back field at BHS. Students are encouraged to dress for the weather - casual is recommended (**no heels permitted in order to protect the practice field**). Only BHS students will be allowed at the Homecoming dance.

Tickets are on sale all week during lunch waves and cost $10 each (exact cash only). Additional ticket sales will take place as follows:

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 2:10 to 3:00pm in the school counseling office
  • After school from 11:30am to 3:00pm in the school counseling office on Thursday (early release day), and then 3:00 to 5:00pm in the B gym
  • The last time tickets will be sold is after school in the school counseling suite from 2:10-4:00pm on Friday

Would you like to request your favorite song to be played Saturday night at Homecoming? Take a second and complete this Song Request Form!

Would you like the opportunity to represent your school community as being part of the 2021 Homecoming Court? Take a second and nominate YOURSELF for the Homecoming Court. Individuals will be randomly selected Wednesday. Homecoming Court will be represented at the football game on Friday, October 22nd. Click Here!