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BMHS Talk Mail October 18, 2019

BMHS Talk mail                                                                                                                                                                October 18th, 2019

Photo retakes will be on Tuesday, October 22nd for those who were absent for photo day or who wish to purchase their photo and are unhappy with their original proof.


The School Basketball Team Tryout Dates will be as follows:

Senior Boys – Oct 21/22 7:15pm-9pm

                           Oct 23 6:30pm-7:30pm

Junior Boys – Oct 23 7-9pm

                          Oct 24/25 5:30-7:15pm

Senior and Junior Girls combined Oct 28/29 5:30pm-7:15pm


On October 22nd beginning at 7pm in the BMHS theatre, the guidance department will be hosting an information session for parents (and students if they wish to attend) who are interested in learning more about preparing for post-secondary education including scholarships, where to find them and how to apply.

On October 24th at 9AM, a representative from Queen’s University will be presenting to students in the library. Students interested in attending need to pick up a green activity form in guidance, have their period 1 teacher sign it, and return it to guidance before the 24th. This is a great opportunity for students who are considering Queen’s University as a post-secondary option to learn more about the university.

On Saturday, October 26th from 2-3:30 a representative from McGill University will be hosting an information session for prospective students in the Library of Bernice MacNaughton. This is open to students and parents. Students interested in attending can register at


­­­­­­­­­­­­­The Reach for the Top team is selling raffle tickets on a gift card tree. The winner will receive over $200 in gift cards to Cineplex, Sobeys, Tim Hortons, Apple, Google Play and more. Tickets are $2 or 3 for $5. See any Reach for the Top player or Mrs. Natasha LeBlanc.



Grad Photos will take place November 4th-15th. Please sign up for an appointment time online by clicking on the link provided. [] 

Sitting fee is $10.00 for a 10minute session with 8 proofs and $25.00 for a 20minute session with 14-16 proofs.


The Annual Take Our Kids to Work Day is November 6, 2019. On this day, instead of going to school, Grade 9 students have the opportunity to spend the day at the workplace of a parent, guardian or community host. On Friday, October 11th, Grade 9 students will be bringing home the Family Guide which provides information about Take Our Kids to Work Day. It also contains a Consent Form which must be completed, signed and returned to your child’s English teacher before the day of the event.


Over the next few weeks many colleges and universities are hosting open houses. This is a great opportunity for students to visit post-secondary institutions they are considering for after high school. A list of open house dates can be found on the Anglophone East School District Scholarship Webpage ( Students should speak with their guidance counsellor if they have questions or would like more information.​