3:15 PM - 5:30 PM Berwick vs. Houma Christian (Girls only; Boys Bye) @ Creole Lanes
10:00 AM Quiz Bowl
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Softball Scrimmage @ Lutcher
5:30 PM Basketball @E.D. White BJV, BV
6:00 PM Morgan City scrimmage - home
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Softball Freshman Jamboree @ Thibodaux
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Softball Scrimmage @ Morgan City
Check the guidance department page for all local scholarship applications!
Reminder: BHS now offers CLEP testing. Test fees are $80. See more info under the For Students tab.
Song: Here's To Us - Kevin Rudolf
Quote: "Happiness can be found in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light." Albus Dumbledore
The United Blood Services Blood Drive will be held February 17th starting at 7:30 and lasting until 12:30. Students interested in donating, please see Ms. Nicole Landry before the date.
All BHS 10th and 11th graders will be testing March 1st. 10th graders will be taking the PLAN; 11th graders will be taking the ACT.
Berwick High School will be going through an AdvancED review February 23-25, 2016. A five-person committee will be visiting to assess our school's progress and level of achievement in various academic and organizational goals. This process is required for Berwick High School to remain an accredited institution. Schools must be reviewed every 5 years. To learn more about the process, please go to http://www.advanc-ed.org/.
While society has reaped huge benefits from the Internet, the online world is also infamous as a vehicle through which people can be cruel to others. All online etiquette guidelines include recommendations that would prevent this behavior, but the perceived anonymity of a virtual environment often causes people to believe they can say or do anything they want with no personal consequences.
A recent article highlighted smartphone and tablet apps that experts agree can prove harmful for children and teens. While many of these apps require users to be at least 13 years of age, parents may be unaware of exactly what happens within the app after a profile is created.
Gaggle, the vendor who provides email monitoring for St. Mary Parish, has provided a list of apps that parents should consider deleting from a child's phone or device. Here are some related to bullying:
Remember that new apps pop up daily, and kids will find out about these apps long before parents are aware of the danger. It's important that parents explain to their children why these apps could be harmful and make the decision to delete them together.
~Happy Valentine's Day Sunday, February 14th~
Random Acts of Kindness Week - February 15th - February 19th
This week we ask that you celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week with your students and colleagues. Feel free to visit the following website for more information: HTTPS://WWW.RANDOMACTSOFKINDNESS.ORG/
FOR STUDENTS: "Appreciate the life you have before 'time' makes you reminisce the life you had." --Unknown
FOR STAFF: "It's not until you lose everything that you can truly appreciate everything." --Belle (Beauty and the Beast)