Daily Announcements for March 14, 2019
Judy Turner
Thursday, March 14, 2019

** Do you want to play a spring sport??  Online sign-ups will be closed at midnight this Saturday, March 16th.  Sign-up today and be ready to practice on Monday.  Spring sports begin next Monday, March 18th.

** The Comets invade our home away from home tonight – Gutterson Field House – for the Division 1 State Championship game against the Essex Hornets at 8:00 p.m.  Come out and support the girls with a sea of Green & Gold.  Being a “Champion is a Lifestyle” – GO COMETS!!!

The BFA Weight Room is closed today after school.

There will be no after-school program on Friday at the Complex due to the Home Show this weekend.  On Thursday, only the gym will be available.

Gaming Club for today has been postponed until tomorrow (3/15) from 2:50-4:50 p.m. in Science Room E-205.  All are welcome!

BFA Theater Company will present Anony(mous) A One Act Play about the refugee experience and adaptation of The Odyssey TONIGHT in the PAC 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!

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! 

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.

Need Community Service Hours for graduation or for National Honor Society?  Help this weekend at the Home Show at the Complex.  Please register with Desiree Gunter or Stephanie Hodgeman in Guidance this week.  We are looking for helpers with parking.

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!

A recruiter from the U.S. Navy is coming to BFA for a visit.  The recruiter will be here on Wednesday, March 20th at 8:45 a.m. during Enrichment.  If you are interested in attending a presentation, please stop by the Guidance Office and sign up.  Please take a pass for your Enrichment teacher to sign giving you permission to attend.

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.

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