BHS DAILY BULLETIN
FRIDAY, January 29, 2016
College Acceptances: Congratulations to Alexandra Sevigny on her acceptance to North Seattle College and to
Brandon Jones on his acceptance East Carolina University.
Senior Parents: Now is the time to recognize your senior with an ad in this year's yearbook! Please see Mrs.
Hamilton or go to jostens.com to order one by Feb. 15.
HERE'S WHAT'S NEW:
BHS Parents and Guardians,
I am looking for three BHS parents to join me on the principal search committee. If you
are interested, please send me a letter of interest that includes information about yourself
and why you would be interested in being on the committee.
Our work will start within the next two weeks and will include a few evenings. Once the
committee is selected, we will discuss the process in more detail, review the applicants and
schedule the interviews.
I am confident that we will find the best candidate to be your next BHS principal. Please
feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Aaron Pope, Principal Belmont Middle School
SADD: There will be a MANDATORY Students Against Deadly Decisions meeting TODAY during the first half of
power hour in room 206.
Quebec Trip: There will be a student meeting on Monday, February 8th at 2:15 in room 205 regarding the Quebec
Boy's Lacrosse: There will be open gym for boy's lacrosse every Sunday from 2-4 p.m. until further notice.
Driver's Ed: Money and Deposits are due February 5th for the Spring Driver's Ed class. If your money has not
been received by that time Mrs. LaPlante will assume you are not taking driver's education with her and your spot
will be given to someone on the waiting list. If you are planning to take the next driver's education class (May), you
must sign up soon as spots are filling up.
This week is Drug and Alcohol Awareness Week. Each day we will share some information regarding Drug and Alcohol use.
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ATHLETICS: WEEK OF 1/25 – 1/31
Alpine at Gunstock. 10:00am
BG Hockey @ Laconia 6:30pm. Laconia Ice Arena
Indoor Track @ UNH 9:00am. Bus leaves 7:15am
Friends of Belmont Football: There will be a Spaghetti Dinner to raise funds for Friends of Belmont Football on
Saturday, January 30th from 5pm-8pm at The Greenside at Lochmere Country Club, 360 Laconia Road in Tilton.
Adults $10, Kids 12 & under $5. Tickets available at the door. The menu will be Spaghetti and meatballs, salad,
bread & butter and desserts. Live entertainment, cash bar and 50/50 raffle. MC/Visa accepted. Friends of
Belmont Football is a non-profit organization that raises funds to pay for the Belmont portion of the cooperative
football program between Belmont & Gilford High Schools. Come out and support a great cause while enjoying food
and a great atmosphere!
Scholarship Application Workshops Tuesday, Feb. 2, 9 & 16 POWER HOUR ROOM#203 Limited space available-sign up in the guidance office to reserve your space Assistance will Rbee gaivoanil Sacbhleo tlaor hsehlipp wFoituhn odna-tliionne Sscchhoollaarrsshhiipps and the Lakes
Seniors, scholarships are arriving in the guidance office almost daily! Many new ones include Skrungloo Farm, Hood Good
Sportsmanship, New England Newspapers (Journalism scholarship), Maurice Fortin Memorial, Nursing Schools Alamanc
and Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation!! These scholarships are TIME SENSITIVE!! Please check the guidance website
at https://sites.google.com/site/belmonthighguidance/scholarships for information on all the scholarships available at
Yearbook: Baby Pictures for the Yearbook AND the Senior Slideshow are due by Friday, February 19. Please
submit them to Mrs. Hamilton, either electronically (email@example.com) or hard copy (Room 210). Please label all
submissions with student's name.
The total balance for the Senior Class trip will be due on February 1st. Please make sure you are prepared to
make this final payment on time. See Mr. Hill or Mrs. Pitrone if you need to know your balance. Thanks!
Recognition/Parent Ads are due Monday, February 15. You can order directly online by clicking here. If you do
not want to order online, you will be able to order directly through Mrs. Hamilton. Look for a second email later
this week with detailed directions for ordering recognition ads.
Dairy Queen is now hiring for the season. Applications can be picked up in Guidance or found on-line.
Summer College Sessions and Camp Opportunities are now being offered to high school students. If you are
interested in learning more about them, stop by the School Counseling Office to pick up flyers and
brochures. Some opportunities have a March application deadline – so act fast!
Career Power Hour
Registered Dental Hygienist & Children's Author
Sara Cremeno, Concord Pediatric Dentistry
When: Friday, Feb. 5th
Time: 10:20am (Power Hour)
Where: Guidance Office
Sign up today for the free catered lunch! Ms. Cremeno will bring some cool tools to BHS to allow students to
test drive this career as well as answer any questions you may have about entering the Dental field. She is also a
Children's Author, specializing in picture books for children with sensory needs, anxieties and special needs. Check
out Melvin Goes to the Dentist on melvinbooks.com to see her work! If you have an interest in becoming an author,
she is available during this Career Power Hour to answer those questions as well!
Career Power Hour Presenter: Pilot & Owner/Mechanic of Granite State Dyno & Tune – Alex Wohlwend
When: Monday, Feb. 15th
Where: Due to Winter Carnival activities, the Career Power Hour for Pilot/Mechanic is now going to be
at 11:20am in Mr. McDonald's classroom. The catered lunch sign up is in Guidance.
Sign up today for the free catered lunch! Come to guidance during Career Power Hour to learn more about the
aviation world and the Automotive Tuning industry! Pick up some helpful career advice as well as some trinkets and
even your own Balsa Wood (build-yourself) airplane kit!
Juniors: Our 2016 Destination College event will be held at Southern New Hampshire University on Saturday,
April 2, 2016. Registration for this free college planning event for high school juniors and parents will open
February 5, 2016. You must pre-register to attend!! To do this, please go to www.destinationcollege.org