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Congratulations to Our Freshmen Bowler Nik Bowman-Semi-State Qualifier
Last week Nik qualified in first place with an average of 248 with two games of 279 and so far has won both individual Sectional and Regional championships. He will be competing this Saturday at Championship Lanes in Anderson to try and qualify for State Finals.

Information Regarding Communication To Parents-
Our district has an efficient and effective way to communicate with our families regarding important school information. View letter (English) | View letter (Spanish)

Academy Information for Incoming 9th Graders
The Academy Fair for all incoming 9th graders was held on January 13. This was for current 8th graders and their parents. If you missed this event, Ninth Grade Center counselors will be attending CHC and LHC in late January/early February to have students select their courses for the 2016-17 school year.
View Presentation | View academy selection sheet | View course selection sheet.

Respect Week--February 8-12
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. We would like to raise awareness of teen dating violence by recognizing RESPECT WEEK, February 8-12. See the Daily Announcements for details.

Glow in the Dark Dance--February 12
Our Glow in the Dark Dance will be Friday, February 12, 6-8:30p.m. in the cafeteria. Tickets will be on sale before school outside the cafeteria starting Wednesday, February 3. Tickets are $5. All profits from this dance will be donated to the Julian Center.

Giant Marketplace--February 23
Our next distribution will be Tuesday, February 23rd, 4-6p.m.

Bookstore Open Daily
Check out the awesome spirit wear as well as snacks in the bookstore. Students may also purchase basic school supplies.

Parent's Corner

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  • Parent Newsletter
  • School Safety - To promote student and staff safety, a Safe Schools Hotline has been established at 988-7722 where school safety tip or information may be left anonymously. Please feel free to leave a message at this number or contact BDHS directly at 988-7000.

    Wayne Township Quick Tip
    SchoolMessenger Quick Tip--An option for parents, students, and community members to make anonymous reports about pressing issues such as bullying or a threat to student safety.

What's New

2015 New Teachers
VCA Academy students visit Business Department including BTL, Web Design, and Marketing Pathways.

January You Make A Difference
Award Winners

Mr. Collins
Teaching Staff
Mrs. Sweeny
Support Staff

Photo of the Week

If you would like your photo to be considered for photo of the week, please send it along wPhoto of the Weekith a caption to the Web Design Team. Please include Photo of the Week as your subject in the email.

Submitted by: Web Design Team

Quote of the Week
"Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful."

--Joshua J. Marine

Fact of the Week
Since 1896, the beginning of the modern Olympics, only Greece and Australia have participated in every game.