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Holiday Food Drive

Food Drive: Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and there are lots of people who can use some extra help. Starting Monday, November 17, each homeroom of BJSHS will be seeking donations of nonperishable items. The collection period will continue until the start of the Thanksgiving Break (November 25). To encourage participation, there will be a competition between the homerooms, with a winner of each class and an overall winner. If you would like to make a donation, but do not have a student in the school, you can drop off your donation in the main office. Donations will be given to local food banks in the area.

Special Recognition:

The Buckfield High School Girls’ soccer team has been chosen to receive the Maine Principals’ Association Sportsmanship Award. One more reason to be proud of the students of BJSHS!

BJSHS Theater Department

BJSHS Theater Department proudly presents a comedy with a lot of heart:

HARVEY, by Mary Chase.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1st 7pmSUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd 2pmTickets are available at the BJSHS main office and Tilton’s Market.

$7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors

Parent-Teacher Conferences – Thursday, October 9

Please contact the school to arrange a schedule to meet with teachers of your students. This will be an Early Release Day. Students will be dismissed at 11:45, and appointments can be scheduled between 12:30 – 7:30 pm.

Lifetouch School Portraits – Friday, September 26

Lifetouch School Portraits will be at BJSHS on Friday morning, September 26 for student pictures. For more information you can visit their website – mylifetouch.com, with the Picture Day ID of LG104129Q0

Spirit Week at BJSHS

September 22-26 is Spirit Week with Activities and themes

    This weeks themes for student dress are:

  • Monday – “Camo” Day
  • Tuesday – Twin Day
  • Wednesday – Hawaiian Day
  • Thursday – Class colors Day
  • ~ Seniors – Red
  • ~Juniors – Blue
  • ~Sophomores – Yellow
  • ~Freshman – Green
  • Friday – School Colors Day (Garnet & Gray) : Also, on Friday morning, Lifetouch will be here for Picture Day!

    This weeks Homecoming Activities Include:

  • Monday – Basketball Shooting Competition during school, with Soccer after school
  • Tuesday – Ultimate Frisbee during school, with Dodgeball after school
  • Wednesday – Basketball After school
  • Thursday – Hula Ball during school, with Volleyball and Kickball after school
  • Friday – Playoff competitions among the student body: Also, on Friday our boys high school varsity soccer team will play Pine Tree Academy at 1:00 pm. The schedule for classes will be adjusted to allow all students the opportunity to see the game.
  • Also on Friday evening, a bon fire is scheduled from 6:00-8:00 pm, with a homecoming King & Queen being named by Student Council for participation in Spirit Week activities.

2014-15 School Goals

Goal 1: The school will have a well-defined and publicized plan to ensure Weds. Morning professional development time is effectively used.

Goal 2: The school will have a well-defined and publicized plan to ensure Marzano Design Questions 2 and 3 become part of teacher practice through a variety of professional development and modeling activities.

Goal 3: The school will have a well-defined and publicized plan to establish and use school wide rubrics to communicate learning expectations.

Goal 4: The school will conduct a self-assessment in preparation for a fall 2015 accreditation.

Goal 5: The school will have a well-defined plan, in which the use of data informs continuous improvement in student achievement.