Daily Announcements for March 11, 2019
Judy Turner
Monday, March 11, 2019

** Sign-ups are now on the BFA Athletic Website for anyone interested in playing a spring sport.  There is a Parent/Athlete Spring Sport Meeting this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the BFA Gym for anyone playing a spring sport.

** Tickets for Thursday’s Girls’ Division 1 Hockey Championship game will go on sale starting today at 10:00 in the Upper Gym Lobby.  Ticket prices are:  Adults $8 / Seniors & Students $5.  The Comets will take on the Hornets this Thursday at 8:00 p.m. UVM.  Come out and pack Gutterson Field House with Green and Gold!!  GO COMETS!!

Good luck to the Snowboard Team at the Championships at Okemo (Dismissed all day).

Gaming Club will meet today (3/11) in Room E-205 from 2:50-4:50.  All are welcome!

Unified VPA basketball begins today from 3-4 p.m. at the Complex.  All welcomed.

Hello Juniors (rising seniors):  Please join your school counselors in the library on Wednesday, March 13th at 8:30am to register for the May or June SAT.  

*Register for the SAT

*Learn how to send results

*Obtain information on SAT prep

*Learn about fee waivers

A representative from CCV will also be available to support students interested in taking advantage of CCV summer classes.

BFA Theater Company will present Anony(mous) A One Act Play about the refugee experience and adaptation of The Odyssey in the PAC at 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13th

This is a unique chance to come and see the play for free during the school day.  We hope both teachers and students will be able to make time to hear this important and moving story brought to life by the hard work of BFA students! 

They will be performing the play again on Thursday, March 14th at 7 p.m. for the community and on Saturday, March 16th at the Regional One Act Drama Festival at 6:30 p.m. which will be hosted by BFA!

Reminder to students taking AP classes:  The deadline to sign up for AP tests is Friday, March 15th.  Please return form and money to Mrs. Gunter in the Guidance Office.

Champlain Islands Job Fair will take place on Saturday, March 16th 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Grand Isle Elementary School located at 224 US-2, Grand Isle, VT.  Find the perfect full-time, part-time, year-round, or seasonal job that is just right for you!  Local and statewide employers will be attending:

  • Vermont State Parks
  • Vermont Works for Women
  • North Hero House
  • Island Beverage
  • Pomykala Farms
  • And many more!

REMINDER:  Dr. Covino is here on Thursdays for sick appointments and physicals.  If you are in need of a physical for sports, please let one of the nurses know and they can help you schedule an appointment.

Apply to the Governor's Institute of Vermont by March 23rd.  See your school counselor with questions.

Click on the links below to find out more about your favorite Institute.

Architecture, Design & Building


Asian Cultures


Current Issues & Youth Activism



Environmental Science & Technology

Health & Medicine

Technology, Design & Coding (formerly ITDM)

Mathematical Sciences

Winter Weekend

Young Writers

BFA Students in grades 11-12:  The 21st Annual Franklin Region Career & Job Expo is COMING SOON!  The always popular, Mock Interview booths will be available again this year.  Awards and Cash prizes are available with participation.  DRESS TO IMPRESS!

Where:          City Hall, St. Albans

When:            Thurs. March 28th

Time:             10:00-11:30

Save your spot.  Sign up soon!  Permission forms may be picked up in the Guidance Office or by emailing Mrs. Chesser at kchesser@maplerun.orgDeadline for permission forms is Wednesday, March 13th.