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Trackmen Win 9th Consecutive IHSAA Sectional
Congratulations to our BD Trackmen! The Giants won the 2015 Track and Field Sectional title which is the 9th in a row. Event champions included Derrick Jones in the 200 meters, Caelen Priddy in the pole vault, Jalil Brewer in the shot put, a 1-2 finish in discus by Pompey Coleman and Justin Brandon, and a 1-2 finish in the long jump by Christian Powell and Chris Evans. Both the 4 by 100 and the 4 by 400 relays also earned Sectional Champion honors, which adds Jordan Wilkerson, Noah Thomas, Harrison Goss and Sydney Smith to the champions list. The Giants qualified 19 individuals in 10 events and all three relays to the regionals.

Squire Zoo Trip for Seniors
As has happened the previous two years, seniors will have to make up snow days. The last day of senior final exams is scheduled for Wednesday, June 3rd, which will be the last day on the Ben Davis campus for seniors. On June 4th, the annual Squire Zoo Trip for seniors will take place. You will have to sign up for this event. Permission slips are available at the main desk or the podium in the lunch room.

ECA Testing - May 11th - June 1st
ECA testing will run from May 11th through June 1st. This year, College and Career Readiness (CCR) Tests are also included with the English 10 and Algebra tests. Only 10th graders are required to take additional tests. There are two English CCR tests and one Algebra CCR test. These students will test on two different days for English 10 and will test on one day for Algebra.

Final Exam Schedule- June 2nd- 4th
Final exams will be given June 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Seniors will testing on the 2nd and 3rd, sophomores and juniors will testing the 3rd and 4th. For a full schedule of testing, visit the Spring Semester Exam Schedule here.

Summer School Registration Now Open
Summer School will be held between June 8th and June 26th at the Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center. Classes will be held Monday through Friday, with a morning session and afternoon session available. For a complete course list and more information regarding registration, please visit the summer school page here.

Important Information Regarding 2015-16 Scheduling
Scheduling for the 2015-2016 school year has now taken place, but schedules will remain open to changes through the spring. If you have not yet scheduled with your counselor, or you have a change to make, please contact your counselor. You may access the 2015- 2016 Curriculum Handbook here.

Principal's Newsletter

Parent's Corner

School Safety

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

Anonymous tips can also be sent via the Quick Tip Messenger, which can be located above, in the Parent's Corner, or on the left hand side bar.

What's New at BDHS?

What's New at BDHS?
The Accents Choir earned a Gold rating at the ISSMA contest on Saturday, April 25 held at Plainfield High School. Their next performance will be at the Spring Spectacular on May 22 and 23 at 7 p.m. in the Ben Davis High School auditorium.

Ben Davis
Teacher of The Year

Teacher of The Year
Mrs. Shannon Singleton

YMAD Winner

Monthly YMAD Winner
Ms. Erin Currie

Photo of the Week - Girls Tennis Wins Sectional
Photo of the Week

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Photo submitted by: Rebecca Tudor

Quote of the Week
"Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance." - George Benard Shaw

Fact of the Week
The population of chickens is about equal to the number of people.