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Special night for fathers, daughters: The BHS Demon Drama Dept. is hosting a Fairytales & Forever Afters Ball for fathers (or uncles, grandfathers, guardians, etc.) and daughters ages 2 to 12.
Saturday, October 12, from 5:30pm-9 pm Grand march at 6 pm in the Knaak Gym at BHS, 800 N. 8th Street.
Drama students, dressed like princesses, fairies, princes and other special characters, will take pictures with guests and do crafts with the girls. There will be a D.J. playing music and refreshments.
Tickets are limited and are $40 per couple and $10 per additional child and are non-refundable.
Tickets must be purchased in advance at the BHS administrative office Monday-Friday from 7:30-4 pm; use the 7th Street door. For more information, visit BHS Drama.
Demon Daily - BHS Announcements
The Week Of September 16th
Seniors: There will be a cap/gown meeting at 10:30 on Tuesday, September 17th in the Knaak with Jostens. It’s required that all seniors attend this. You will go to your 3rd period and will be released by your teacher at 10:25 to head to the Knaak.
September 19th & 20th Jostens will be in the Foyer from 9-2 helping you with your orders
Elevator Use: If you do not have a medical condition that requires you to use the elevator, you are not allowed on it.
Juniors & Seniors: Listen up Juniors & Seniors because this is extremely important!!! Every Junior and Senior has to have a 2nd dose of MCV4 vaccine. You need to have this done or scheduled to have it done by October 1st!!!! So if you aren’t sure if you’ve had the 2nd dose, ask your parent or see Michelle Schmidt in Student Services.
FCCLA Meeting this Friday (13th) in Room B4 at 7:45 am for those planning on joining FCCLA! Those unable to attend please see Mrs. A. Heaton any time this week!”
Key Clubwill have its first meeting Wednesday, September 18th in the choir room 7:30 a.m. Key Club is a service club that can help you get volunteer hours. Join us for food, fun, and service!
Envirothon will meet Tuesday, September 17th at 6:20am room 201.
Science Bowlteam meets Friday Sept 20th at 6:30am in room 201
BHS Volleyball – Rock The Knaakt-shirts are on sale in the Administration office for $10.
Immunization (11th & 12th Graders)
The North Dakota Department of Health School Immunization require a second dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) for students entering eleventh or twelfth grade. This vaccine can be given any time after their 16th birthday. Students who are not up to date by October 1, will be excluded from school and will count as an unexcused absence. Please make sure to take care of this over the summer!
Please schedule an appointment with your child’s health care provider or your local public health department today.
You can either fax, email or drop it off at BHS.
School Picture Day
Jostens Picture Day Thursday, August 29th 8-3:30 in the Knaak
This will be done during students English class. If the student doesn't have an English class they can come either before school, during a free period or during their lunch.
This year BHS will be using Jostens for school pictures. The benefits to YOU are: * Preview your pictures before you buy * Personalize your photos with backgrounds and add text * Photos ship directly to your home * Photos available in your JostensPIX account year after year
For the list of Varsity Sports events, click here.
Sept. 21-28 Fine Arts Events
21st: BHS Choir, New Generation Jazz Choir Applefest Performance—Capitol Grounds—12:30pm-3:00pm 21st: BHS Band, Autumn Fest Parade—Band Room—9:00am 21st: Horizon Band, 8th Grade, Autumn Fest Parade—Capitol Grounds—10:00am 27th: BHS Band, Football—Community Bowl—6:15pm 27th-28th: High School Orchestra Festival—JHS, Jamestown, ND—All Day
Sept. 21 Autumnfest Parade
Autumnfest Parade is Saturday, September 21 starting at 10 am at the capitol grounds. The route will start at the Capitol grounds, go south down 6th Street to East Avenue A, west on Avenue A to 4th Street, and then north on 4th Street back to the Capitol's west parking lot.
Sept. 21 Intercultural Potluck
On Saturday, Sept. 21, from 11 am to 1 pm, there will be an Intercultural Potluck at the YMCA gym at 1608 N. Washington St. The event includes children’s activities and a variety of food. Bring a favorite dish to share from your country or heritage. Beverages and dinnerware will be provided by the YMCA. A freewill donation will also be accepted to benefit Bismarck Global Neighbors.
Sept. 23 School Board Meeting
The Bismarck School Board will meet at 5:15 pm at the City-County Building at 221 N. 5th Street. The public is invited to attend the meeting or watch it LIVE on cable channel 2.
Sept. 23-28 Varsity Sports
For the list of Varsity Sports events, click here.