Our first scholarship has been posted on the Mindful Miners website. Look under the Scholarship tab. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
The Southern Association for College Admission Counseling is hosting a college prep workshop on Saturday, September 21 at UALR. This is a free event, but registration is required. Register at https://bit.ly/2JZvW5P.
Thursday, August 8th at noon is the last day to make any schedule changes unless there is a mistake with a graduation requirement.
Open House at BHS is Thursday from 5-7 pm!
Bauxite High School registration and schedule pickup will continue through this week and next week. High school office closes at noon on Fridays.
IMPORTANT DATES - Schedule pick up will be from 10-6 on the 30th for 11th and 12th grades and on the 31st for 9th and 10 grades. Open house is from 5-7 on August 8th.
Miner Days! BHS/MA - July 30th (11th-12th grades) & July 31st (10th-9th grades) from 10:00 am-6:00 pm. Fill out paperwork and pickup schedules. No schedule changes or new student registration on those days.
High school juniors: You may be eligible for @CollegeBoard #OpportunityScholarships. Earn #scholarships from $500 to $40,000 while planning for college. Learn more. cb.org/opportunity
AR Medical Dental & Pharmaceutical Assn is offering a symposium focusing on the leadership skills of high school students considering careers in healthcare. If interested, register at https://amdpa.org/professional-development/student-symposium/student-symposium-registration/
We have some new classes for next year, including ACT Math Prep, ACT Eng/Reading Prep, and Creative Writing. These are semester classes. If interested, please email Mrs. Mathys at email@example.com.
Are you the parent of a soon to be senior? Check out the summer opportunities for your student. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/juniors.html
Don't forget that our Senior Celebration is Monday beginning at 6:00 pm in the auditorium.
Sophomores -- Are you interested in public service? New opportunity for the Congressional Youth Cabinet with Senator John Boozman. See requirements and application on the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/sophomores.html
9th and 10th Grade - ACT Aspire test on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of this week. Please, make sure that your chromebook is charged & you are at school these days.
CORRECTION - Jostens will meet with current sophomores during advisory on May 7th with information about ordering senior rings. They will return on May 14th for orders.
Jostens will meet with current juniors during advisory on May 7th with information about ordering senior rings. They will return on May 14th for orders.
Bauxite Schools are taking AMI Day One on Thursday, April 18, due to extensive flooding. Students—please see your Google Classrooms for work.
Bauxite Schools are taking AMI Day 1 on Thursday, April 18 due to flooding.
Lots of new information, including scholarships, on the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Attn Juniors and Seniors--National Park College is offering a pre-apprenticeship bootcamp. Info posted under class information for seniors and juniors. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Bauxite Schools are closed Friday, April 19.
Is your student taking AP courses next year? Check out the prep classes offered by Arkansas AIMS. These are free. Information listed on the Mindful Miners website. https://www.weebly.com/editor/main.php#/
Bauxite Schools lockdown drill was a success! It’s complete and we are resuming our school day!
All students should bring home a colored Course Selection Sheet. Please, help your student fill this out. Complete instructions have been emailed to students. This must be signed and returned in order for students to request classes in HAC beginning on Monday.
Course request sheets will begin on Friday instead of tomorrow. Students will bring home a colored request sheet to be filled out and brought back to school on Monday. They must have their request sheet signed before they will can request their classes in HAC.
Parents--A registration letter for 9th-11th grades has been distributed this week to your students. Please, ask your student to share the letter with you.
The BHS drama department is performing the Wizard of Oz. The dates and times are April 5th at 7:00 pm, April 6th at 7:00 pm, and April 7th at 3:00 pm. The cost is $3 for children 5 and under, $5 for students, and $7 for adults.
All juniors will take the ACT at school tomorrow. Please, make sure that you arrive at school on time.
ACT Prep Classes for April and June ACT with Class 101. See flyer on the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
ACT Aspire Testing for 9th and 10th grade is Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. Chromebook needs to be charged. If you need a loaner, you must get it BEFORE Tuesday.
Interested in a career in the FBI? Check out the information posted on the Mindful Miners website for the Future Agents in Training program. Must be ages 16 to 19. Application deadline is Feb 8th. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Check out the new scholarships posted for seniors. More coming in every day! http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Recycle Saline is sponsoring the 5th annual Re-Fashion Bash “Where Green is the New Black” on April 27, 2019 at the Benton Event Center. Follow the link for event details and information. http://bit.ly/refashionbash
Semester exams this week!
ACT Aspire Testing tomorrow and Wednesday. Please, make sure your Chromebook is charged. You may bring your own calculator on Wednesday, but you must have it when you walk in the testing room. Otherwise, you can use the one provided online.
Congrats to Taren Chism for being chosen as Academic of the Month for Bauxite High School. Be sure to see the article in the Saline Courier on December 4th.
JUNIORS--It's time to start applying for Arkansas Governor's School. It will look REALLY good on your college applications. Deadline is January 31st. See Class of 2020 Google Classroom or http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/ for information.
KTHV Channel 11 will be at Bauxite football field for an early morning pep rally on Friday at 5:45 am. COME JOIN US!
Last day to sign up for the December 8th ACT is next Friday, November 2nd.
If you did not pick up your child's report card at Parent/Teacher Conferences last Thursday, the report card will be given to your child tomorrow during his/her English class. Also, 9th, 10th, and 11th graders will be given their ACT Aspire reports from last year.
Anyone interested in joining the Bowling Team will meet with Coach Wimberly on Monday, October 29 during CAP in the auditorium
Any student interested in the Swim Team needs to sign up in the High School Office. Season will be Nov 1 – Feb 15. Practices will be 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Daily. Any questions email Coach Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org
Make up pictures on Thursday, October 25th.
Parent/Teacher conferences are Thursday from 2:00-7:00.
School will dismiss at 1:30 Thursday, Oct. 18. Parent Teacher Conferences will be from 2-7. No school 10/19 or 10/22. Enjoy your fall break!
We will be testing on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. Please, make sure Chromebooks are charged and ready for testing.
Homecoming Dance tonight! 7:30 at Bishop Park.
Check out all of the Homecoming Week pics on the Bauxite High School Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/pg/Bauxite-High-School-1820443684717497/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1832890340139498
Mass Flu Clinic River Center in Benton Friday Oct. 12 8am-5pm Flu shots and flu mist available
Class 101 will be hosting a free one-hour workshop for parents on How to Pay for College. The workshop will be held on October 23 at 6:30 at our office. Parents can register by emailing me at email@example.com.
PSAT - All 10th graders will take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 10th.
Senior Night starts at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. Join us in welcoming Ms. Sandra Carmona-Garcia with the Educational Opportunity Center at UALR.
Flu shots will be Wednesday, October 3rd!
Bauxite High School has a new, official Facebook page. Like and follow us for news and updates: www.facebook.com/Bauxite-High-School-1820443684717497/
Check out the Mindful Miners website from the BHS Counselor's Office. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
College Night for seniors is Tuesday, October 2nd at 6:00 pm in the auditorium.
Interim grades will be distributed to students on Monday, Sept. 17th. Seniors will also have a letter to parents regarding Senior Night on October 2nd. Financial Aid, college applications & scholarships will be discussed.
Congratulations to Wesley Adams for being named Saline County Courier's Academic Student of the Week! We are proud of you.
Deadline to sign up for the December ACT is November 3rd.
Congratulations to Logan O'Donnell for being named Saline County Courier's Academic of Week! We are proud of you.
PSAT TEST: The PSAT test will be given to all sophomores on Wednesday, October 11th. The test measures college and career readiness. It will help students in choosing classes in the future.
Arkansas Governor's School: Juniors who wish to apply for the 2018 session of the Arkansas Governor's School (AGS) may go to the following website for more information. www.hendrix.edu/ags/pr/
College Night: Seniors & Parents of Seniors: Please attend College Night on Monday, Sept. 25th at 6:30 p.m. Info will be given out about Arkansas Scholarships and FAFSA.
College Night Parents of Seniors and Seniors: Please attend College Night on Monday, September 25th at 6:30 p.m. Information will be given out about Arkansas Scholarships and FAFSA information.
Congratulations to Alyssa Rowland for being named Academic Student of the Week by the Saline Courier.
Senior parents, please visit the counselor web page for details about scholarships. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com
Great day at Bauxite High School!!! GO MINERS!
Bauxite PD today is GREAT!!!