Belmont High School

Announcements May 22, 2018

MCAS

Wednesday and Thursday is a delayed opening for 9th and 11th graders.  All 10th graders should report to school by 7:30 for MCAS testing. Don't forget to check your testing room number outside of the main office and don't forget to bring 2 sharpened pencils.

The Performing Arts Compay Improv Show

The Performing Arts Company will have our final Improv Shows of the year this Thursday and Friday at 7pm in the Little Theater. Admission is FREE for staff and students. Everything on stage is made up based on audience suggestions, so each show will be totally different.

PALS

PALS will meet on Thursday, May 24 at 2:20, in the LABBB room.

Community Service Opportunities

The deadline has been extended until Friday, May 25, for the summer ELL Camp applications.   You must be available for 2 weeks between July 2 and August 2, Monday through Thursday in the morning.   Applications are available in Social Studies and should be turned in to Ms. Melnikoff as soon as you can.  

NOTE:  The latest email blast was sent to all students last Tuesday. Check your school email!

Marauders of the Week

We’re excited to officially announce the Marauders of the Week: Stephanie Delva and Arianagrace Nsereko.  Many thanks to nominating departments History and Wellness for helping us recognize the diverse experiences and talents of the senior class.  Students from the Highpoint student newspaper have interviewed the winners and you will be able to read the profiles in the attached document, on the bulletin board, or in this weekend’s Belmont Citizen Herald!


Marauder Neckties

Marauder Neckties are now on sale in the main office.  Cost $20.00 per necktie

School Safety

In an effort in keeping BHS a safe and secure school, please do not open or wedge doors during the school day. All doors, except a main entrance lobby door, are locked at 8:15 am. After 8:15 am, students should only use the main lobby door to enter and exit the building. Please do not use any other doors during the school day. At the beginning and end of the school day, students may use any of the outside doors to enter and exit the building.

Underclassmen Service Hours Deadline

If you want to see your service hours reflected on the June report card, you must turn in your completed forms to Ms. Melnikoff no later than Monday, June 11.  Forms turned in after the deadline will not be logged in until the fall.  You will NOT lose the hours!

LOST & FOUND

All items in Lost & Found will be donated to charity on June 20, 2018. If you think you have lost something check the Lost & Found. Also, all items left in lockers and/or classrooms at the end of school will be donated to charity over the summer.

Handbook receipts

This is a reminder, in your belmontschools.net account, You will receive a link to the BHS student handbook.  Please acknowledge that you have read the handbook.

STUDENT PARKING

Students are reminded that all vehicles parked in the school parking lot are required to have a parking permit. Parking permits are issued through the main office. In addition, students may only park in the designated student parking area marked by the white lines. Students may not park in the teacher lot marked by the yellow lines. Students parking in the teacher lot will be subject to consequences.

SENIOR OPEN CAMPUS AND PARKING PERMIT APPLICATIONS

Senior open campus and parking permit application are available for eligible students. Stop by the main office between the hours of 10 am and 1 pm for application(s).

LOCKING BIKES

Students and Staff should be reminded to LOCK their bikes on the bike racks. We have observed numerous bikes not locked.

TRESPASSING 

There have been many reports of student cutting thru resident’s back yards and crossing the railroad tracks to get to the High School.  This is considered trespassing and the Belmont Police and MBTA police will be patrolling the area and if caught trespassing laws may be enforced.

COMMUTER RAIL
Crossing the Commuter Rail tracks is not only highly dangerous but is also considered trespassing. Trespassers are subject to substantial fines and arrest by MBTA Police and Belmont Police.

RECYCLING

New to the school in common areas are recycling barrels for beverages. Screw all caps back on before recycling. Blue bins are for paper and Green bins are for plastic, aluminum or glass.

LOCKERS REMINDER

Students are encouraged to lock the lock on their lockers. If you are having trouble with your lock/locker please see Mrs. Ouellette in the main office.

BHS SHOP
High School online store: We have tons of School gear, items include backpacks and gym bags, to iPhone covers and hoodies.  

Remember, Belmont High School receives 20% of all purchases! Help support Belmont High by visiting the online school store here:

Marauders! Get Your Gear Now!