BHS Morning Announcements

Daily Announcements - Friday, November 15, 2019
Posted on 11/01/2019

Day 2 Schedule - Daily announcements include Sacred Heart University Interviews, Girls Basketball, NHS Friendship Fundraiser, Art League Paint Nite, Holiday Portrait Fundraiser, Dance Team Auditions, College Rep Visits, Coral Conservation Society, Debate Club, Men's Swimming & Diving, Les Mis Auditions, and Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society

Sacred Heart University Interviews Looking to interview with Sacred Heart University? You can, right in the school counseling department on November 20th! Stop by to see Miss Owsianko in the school counseling office to make your 15-20 minute interview appointment for that day. Any questions, stop by!

Girls Basketball There will be a meeting of all girls interested in playing basketball this season, on Wednesday, November 20 in room 2401 from 2:30-3:00. It will be informational and game schedules and practice schedules will be available. Be sure to sign up on FamilyID before the meeting and check that your physical is up to date. Tryouts are December 2, 3, and 4 at 2:30 in the A-gym. Any questions see Coach King at any time.

NHS Friendship Fundraiser Donate hygiene products and monetary donations in exchange for STICKERS for the NHS Friendship Fundraiser!! Collection is from Monday November 11 to Friday November 15 from 6:50-7:20am by the front entrance and Gibney gym entrance. We appreciate your support!

Art League Paint Nite We're hosting a Fall Paint Nite! Friday Night, November 22nd, 6-8pm in room 1402. Art League members will be leading you through a fall themed painting just in time to put on display for your Thanksgiving festivities! Tickets are first come first serve; cost is $30/person and the money goes towards the club-based mural and installation projects. Tickets are limited! Please see Ms. Galasso.Paint Night

Holiday Portrait Fundraiser Need a portrait of your favorite pet or person? You can commission portraits for holiday gift giving from the BHS Student Art League! Cost is $30/portrait and the money goes towards the club-based mural and installation projects. Please submit reference photos to Ms. Galasso by 11/22. Portraits will be delivered right before our holiday break! Holiday Portrait Fundraiser

Dance Team Auditions Auditions will be held this Saturday morning, November 16th, 9:30-11am in the B-gym. Even if you have not been able to attend yet, there's still time if you are interested. If you have any questions, please see or email Mrs. Mayette or Ms. Herrera.

College Rep Visits The following college reps will be visiting the BHS counseling office next week: 

Tuesday, 11/19 

  • 10:40 AM - Paul Mitchell, The School (New Haven)
  • 12:06 PM – Keene State 

Thursday, 11/21 

  • 12:06 PM - University of Tennessee (Knoxville)

Please see Mrs. Pacyna in the counseling office for a pass if you are interested in meeting with any of these representatives.

Coral Conservation Society The next meeting of the Coral Conservation Society (CCS) is Wednesday, November 20th at 2:15 pm in Ms. Corallo’s room (2118).

Please support our Sponsor-A-Cora fundraiser ... the CCS has created a tank stocked with beautiful corals; donations will be used to add coral to the tank, in your name. For questions, please see Ms. Corallo.

Debate Club The Debate Club will meet again on Thursday, November 21 at 2:15 in Room 1107 where we will discuss the relationship between social media and political speech. New members are welcome! Interested students can access our Debate Schoology group with the code: J92S-PBKR-WZQXP.

Men's Swimming and Diving There will be a brief informational meeting for any boys interested in swimming or diving this winter after school on Tuesday. The meeting will be in Mr. Thurston's room (2304 - near the UpBeat room/auditorium) and run from about 2:15 - 2:25. If you are interested, but cannot attend, please see Mr. Thurston in 2304 during the school day.

Les Mis Auditions Auditions for this year's musical production of "Les Misérables" will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 19th and 20th at 2:30PM in the chorus room. Please join the BHS Theatre Schoology group using this access code to learn more: 2F65-HQQN-PZMBB. All students are welcome to audition for the musical. Please see Mr. Boyle for more details, or if you have any questions.

Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society Applications for Berlin High School's chapter of Rho Kappa, a national social studies honor society, are now available. Rho Kappa promotes scholarship and recognizes academic excellence in social studies; encourages interest in, understanding of, and appreciation for the social studies; and supports the interest, knowledge of, and participation in civic affairs through scheduled activities throughout the year. See one of your social studies teachers to obtain the application packet. All applications are due to Dr. Bosso in room #1104 by Friday, November 21st, 2019.