The Space Dance!
We are super thrilled to announce the space-themed dance (sponsored by the FBE)! The dance will take place on Friday,February 28th from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the BHS cafeteria. Tickets will be sold during lunch mods outside of the cafeteria and can also be bought in the main office at any time using the drop off box. You must complete the online dance contract before purchasing a ticket (paper copies of the contract can be found in the main office if that is preferred). Tickets are $8 if you purchase them before the dance and $10 at the door. We hope to see you there!
Marauder of the Week: We’re happy to announce this week’s BHS Marauder of the Week! The winning student this week is Kate Devitt. You can read the profile, by the Highpoint school newspaper, on the bulletin board outside the office. Congratulations to Kate!
Building Access: The entrance door near the library is now unlocked in the morning before school for students wishing to enter the building (this is the closest entrance for students coming down the walking/cycle path from Concord Ave at Orchard Street). This pathway will be closed to all on Saturday for utility work.
Late Passes: We have a new process for late passes you will need to carry your student ID with you daily and just come into the main office and scan your ID and receive a pass.
BELMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY: Volunteers are welcomed and needed in hte Claflin Room of the Belmont Library Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2-4 (if you have purple classes, you can come after school.) There are evening hours on Tuesday and Thursday, from 7PM-9PM. 6 slots per shift. Available to June. Clerical work, research assistance and computer skills. Commitment: 10 hours. Contact Viktoria Haase at email@example.com
FRI, MAR 6, 6-8 PM, BUTLER MATH & SCIENCE NIGHT: run or assist at stations where kids will do simple math and science projects to earn a sticker in their "lab notebook". 18 slots. Sign up at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16OSsMsVL8Lnvqn2CQwqacySi81Bj6qsMmvSgubD2XDY/edit
BHS SCHOOL BUS SCHEDULE The school bus schedule for the morning will remain the same as last year. The afternoon buses will be picking up student at 3:00 and 3:15 pm outside of the parking lot doors.
LOST & FOUND: All items in Lost & Found will be donated to charity on at the end of each quarter. If you think you have lost something check the Lost & Found. The next donation will be made in mid-April, 2020.
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.
MBTA STUDENT CHARLIE CARDS: Any student who wishes to get a Charlie Card may pick one up in the main office.
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.
LOCKING BIKES Students and Staff should be reminded to LOCK their bikes on the bike racks. We have observed numerous bikes not locked.
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.
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: