Graduation Reminder: We will be following the Arkansas Dept of Health and the Arkansas Dept of Education guidelines. Hand sanitizer will be available at all entrances. Masks are required. Social distancing (6 ft apart) is required between family groups. Following the ceremony, graduates and families will be released to their vehicles. No one can remain on campus. We hope this is a great and safe event for all. Thank you for your help.⚒⚒⚒
If you plan to attend graduation on July 11h, you MUST be one of the 8 guests allowed for each graduate.
2020 Seniors -- This letter is regarding Bauxite's graduation on Saturday, July 11th at 9 a.m. Please, read carefully. t.ly/ANZS
Graduation will be held at 9:00 am on Saturday, July 11th with graduation practice held at 9:00 am on Friday, July 10th. We have to get a count of how many students will be participating in the ceremony. Please, fill out this form to let us know if you will or will not be attending. We must have this information by Friday, June 26th. https://forms.gle/inJQM7DWKxV2aKKy5
High School grades are now available on your HAC account for the Spring semester. HAC will close on Monday, June 15 @ 8 AM.
Students--If you took concurrent credit courses during the 2019-2020 school year and would like to petition for a pass/fail grade option instead of getting a letter grade, please use this link to do so. This is recommended if you received a grade lower than a B in order to maintain you. https://www.atu.edu/registrar/covid19gradepolicies.php
Summer School begins Monday, June 1st through Friday, June 26. It will be done on-line from your home. Cost is $100 per course per semester. We will communicate through your school e-mail. Students can enroll in two courses at a time. If you finish those courses you can enroll in another if time permits. You can pay for your courses at BHS from 9 am - 12 pm, May 27-May 29.
Bauxite High School's very own Katelyn Bennett is in the running for the Congressional Art Competition sponsored by Congressman French Hill. Please, go vote for "Reflections". https://bit.ly/BauxiteArt
For BHS drop off this week, enter on Legacy and exit on School Street. Seniors—Mrs. Anderson will be filming senior farewells. Remember to stay in your car.
Monday/Tuesday 12-6 PM BHS Drive-up...... Charge chrome books & turn on, turn in school materials, pay fees/fines, get Yearbook. Please stay in your vehicle. See you this week! ❤️⚒
Remember ALL AMI work is due this Friday, May 15th. That includes paper work and Google Classroom.
Yearbooks will be distributed on May 18 & 19 from 12 PM to 6 PM.
ALL Seniors, Juniors, Sophomores, Freshmen - Return school books, chrome books, chargers, parking pass, pay fees / fines, calculators, etc. on May 18 or 19 from 12:00 PM (noon) until 6:00 PM. and May 20 9:00 AM until 11:30 AM. Pull in front of the high school and stay in car.
Congratulations to Jalyn Horton for the Excellence in Medical Arts Award! This award honors her high level of excellence. She is an example to her peers in setting high goals and achieving them. She stands out in teamwork and mentoring to others in the class.
Bauxite High School 2020 Graduation is set for Saturday, July 11 @ 9 AM at The Pit. ❤️⚒👩🎓👨🎓
Class of 2020---New scholarship posted. Visit http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/ for application and deadline information.
Seniors--Check email and Remind to fill out the form for your diploma and final transcript.
Sophomores and Juniors--GoToCollegeFairs is sponsoring a virtual college fair May 4th-6th. This is a good way to learn information about many different colleges. This is a free event! Register here. https://virtual.gotocollegefairs.com/
Current 10th and 11th--If you requested concurrent credit courses for next year, today is the 2nd deadline for documents to be turned in to the dropbox in front of the school. Follow all application directions exactly. If you have questions, email email@example.com.
Seniors--If you're planning on going to a trade school or any sort of 2-year program, there's a scholarship for you.Fill out the scholarship application here. shorturl.at/nzAHM
Lots of scholarship deadlines coming up in the next few days. Go to http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/scholarships.html to see the full list.
Seniors, you can have a cap and gown graduation picture taken FREE tonight at BHS between 5-7:15. Stay in your car until you are called. The photographer will take a few LAST appointments next Monday from 5-7. Text 501-326-3860 for a time slot next Monday night.
9th-11th Grade—Don’t forget! Choice sheets are due by 6:00. Email pic to Mrs. Brewer or Mrs. Mathys. Extra copies are in the AMI box at the high school or download here. https://www.bauxiteminers.org/o/high-school/browse/49776
9th-11th Grade--We NEED choice sheets to finalize classes for next year. If not already done, you MUST take a pic & email to the counselors by 6pm THURSDAY. If you need another copy, pick one up from the AMI box at school or print from https://bit.ly/choicesheets.
Juniors--If you have not sent a picture of your course sheet to Mrs. Mathys (firstname.lastname@example.org), you must do that now. If you don't have one, you can find copies of ALL registration documents here. https://www.bauxiteminers.org/o/high-school/browse/49776
Seniors ONLY--Please fill out this form with your thoughts on senior events. You must be logged in to your Bauxite account in order to complete the form. https://forms.gle/sg2wNRoZrQ93FUNE9
Seniors -- If you were unable to get your cap and gown today, call 1-800-JOSTENS.
Reminder: Senior cap and gown pickup today from 10 am - 12 pm. in front of Harrell Gym. Please remain in your car. It will be a drive thru pickup. All orders must be paid for before pickup. ❤️⚒
Seniors--If your were unable to attend the meeting, check your email for a link to watch it. Email Mrs. Mathys if you have any questions. WE MISS YOU!
Seniors---Zoom meetings with Mrs. Mathys will be held tomorrow. Check email for times and links to the meetings.
Seniors-Jostens will pass out cap, gown & announcements Monday, April 13th 10-12 in front of Harrell Gym. Stay in your vehicle & they will deliver orders to you. Balances must be paid prior to Monday. Call 1-800-JOSTENS for balance info. Place graduation orders at jostens.com
Remember, course requests for next year are due tonight. Instructions have been emailed to students.
Mrs. Anderson still needs pictures for the Senior Slide Show. You can send those to her at email@example.com.
If you are struggling to get internet access, here's a list of parking lots you can use. All Everett Dealership Locations Holland Chapel Main Street Station
ACT has canceled the April 4th ACT. Registered students will get an email in the next couple of days with instructions on how to reschedule for the June 13th test.
Seniors: While you are home and have nothing else to do, help us get pictures for the Senior Slide Show!!! Upload at the following link: https://forms.gle/AJY9nArj7BNgGTCu5
In order to continue curriculum from home, please check email multiple times throughout the day. This is how teachers and administration will communicate with students.
Vo-tech students will not attend PTC until March 30th. Morning drivers—check in by 11:30 am. Afternoon drivers may check out after CAP. Please, make sure you keep up with any assignments as directed by PTC.
Lots of local scholarships coming in for seniors. Check out the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Bauxite High School Theatre will perform Shrek the Musical on Friday, March 13 at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 14 at 7 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. You can purchase tickets online at http://our.show/shrek. School performances will be 3/12 for BMS and 3/13 BHS.
BHS Senior Slide Show pictures needed. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeWHPIen4p2mSBTC9fOqlnQf8vw36fO6oHgGVStYcbyubJ5YQ/viewform
There are many new and old scholarships listed on the Mindful Miners website. Check it out! http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Sophomores and Juniors -- Are you interested in the medical field? Check out the summer opportunity with UAMS. Find it on the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Lots of new information posted on the Mindful Miners website. Check out the new scholarships, SAME camp for 9th-12th graders, and FE Youth Tour for juniors. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
ATTENTION JUNIORS: First Electric is offering an all-inclusive trip to Washington, D.C. See the Mindful Miners website for information. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
ATTN JUNIORS - Check out the section just for you on the Mindful Miner's website. New information posted about a summer program. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/juniors.html
NPC is hosting a preview day for juniors and seniors. See flyer for details and register at https://cal.np.edu/event/nighthawk-preview-day-2/.
Lots of scholarships coming in for 2-year & 4-year colleges. Check the Mindful Miners website DAILY for updates. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
UCA announced Model UN Camp for 9th-11th graders. For more information, see the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
New scholarships listed for seniors. Check out the Mindful Miners website for a complete list of scholarships available. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
Lady Miners and Miners defeat Jacksonville Lighthouse! 🖤⚒🏀
Students and Parents- Bauxite Schools will not be in session on Monday, January 20, 2020 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Semester 1 report cards will be handed out to students during CAP today.
Correction - Report cards will be handed out TOMORROW during CAP classes.
Just a reminder-ALL juniors take the ACT at school on February 25th. You DO NOT need to sign up for this. The counselor's office does this for you.
Morning (AM) Pulaski Tech Vocational students will not be in session tomorrow (12/5/19). Please report for your afternoon BHS classes by 11:30 am.
Students interested in auditioning for (9th -12th grade) the spring musical, Shrek the Musical, join the Shrek Auditions Google Classroom for all of the information. The class code is: 4s7fb8
Last chance to watch the BHS drama department’s production of The Christmas Pageant is today at 2pm in the high school auditorium. $5 for adults $2 for children
The Designer on each robotic team in Computer Science participated in a Zoom Training. Drew Wallis from NWA3D in Fayetteville trained the students on how to create their own designs, calibrate the 3D printers, export in GCode and maintain the printers. The Designers for the robot teams are responsible for giving their robot personality by designing pieces for the face and hands.
Juniors and Seniors - Don't forget the ASVAB will be given Thurs, Nov 14th. You must sign up here in order to take it. http://bit.ly/BauxiteASVAB
Please post on the school social media Bauxite Quiz Bowl finished their first invitational of the school year with a 5-2 record at the Centerpoint Invitational and earned a fourth place finish.. In their five victories Jase Cochran averaged ten correct response per match. From left to right Zoee Clifton, Connor Teague, Cooper Shepherd, Luke Brooks, Austin Crouse, and Jase Cochran.
Miners are chosen for the KATV 7 Baptist Health play of the week! Way to go Miners! 🖤⚒🏈
We're offering the ASVAB to all juniors and seniors on Thurs, Nov 14th. It's a great way to find you're strengths and weaknesses and what type of career you may enjoy. This is NOT just a military entrance exam. Fill out the form. Deadline is Nov 6th. http://bit.ly/BauxiteASVAB
Bauxite Miners WIN THV 11 Yarnell’s sweetest play of the week! Way to go Miners!⚒
New link to vote for our Miners for the Yarnell’s play of the week......Please vote for Conner Stacey, Braylon Walker & Zach Taylor! ⚒ https://www.thv11.com/article/sports/high-school/hs-football/sweetest-play/sweetest-play-week-8/91-1ae2912f-ce26-41e9-835c-847101555ab8
What was Yarnell’s sweetest play of the week? Go vote for our Bauxite Miners Braylon Walker, Conner Stacey & Zach Taylor at THV11. https://poll.fm/10432084
Lady Miners defeat McClellan 3-0. Way to go Lady Miner 🏐 Volleyball!⚒
ATTENTION JUNIORS - Governor's School applications are now open. Find information at www.atu.edu/ags. Deadline to apply is January 21st.
9th and 10th grade will take the ACT Aspire 2nd-4th periods on Monday and Tuesday, Oct 21-22. Please, make sure Chromebooks are charged and ready to test each morning.
Congratulations to Garrett Lucier for being selected for the 2019 Little Rock Field Office, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Future Agents in Training (FAIT) Class.
Talent Search is a federally funded TRiO program sponsored by Henderson State University to assist students with completing high school and attending the college/university of their choice. If you are interested in this program, please see Mrs. Mathys in the counselor's office.
Hey Juniors! Interested in the military? Check out the opportunity for Summer 2020 on the Mindful Miners website. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/juniors.html
Congratulations to Richelle Buller for being nominated for the DAR Good Citizen Scholarship for Bauxite.
PSAT will be given on Wednesday, October 16th to all 10th Graders.
If you missed Senior Night or are still confused about beginning the FAFS, here is part of the presentation from the TRIO program. I still have applications for the TRIO program in my office. Remember, all of their services are FREE. http://bit.ly/Miners2020
Seniors - Don't forget Senior Night tonight beginning at 6:00 pm. Get information about college admissions, financial aid, filling out the FAFSA, military service, and MUCH more.
Senior Ad Form - Pick up one from Mrs. Taylor or print here. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uDy2BsxPSivYJ1dUbaQx6ElmVnjmrsuFFHEYbpR4tpo/edit?usp=sharing
Senior Info - If you plan to purchase a Senior Ad for the yearbook this year, here are the deadlines: OCTOBER 11- SENIOR AD FORMS AND $50 DEPOSIT DUE DECEMBER 14- ALL PICTURES, QUOTES, MESSAGES FOR SENIOR ADS ARE DUE JANUARY 30- THE BALANCE DUE ON SENIOR ADS MUST BE TURNED IN
Seniors - National Park College will be in the auditorium tomorrow during CAP. Check in with your CAP teacher before going to the auditorium.
Senior Students and Parents - Save the date for Senior Night on Tues, Sept 24th at 6:00 pm. More info to follow soon.
Take the PSAT to become eligible for National Merit Scholarship. Sign up in counselor's office by Wed, Sept 11. Check student email for more info.
Student Athletes - If you're interested in playing sports in college, see what's required. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1yTDH5q_wqo2YgOcvxbQFmKbvfYN1TLFQ?usp=sharing
New posts on Mindful Miners website. Juniors, look under the class tab. Seniors & Juniors, look under scholarships. http://minercounselingcenter.weebly.com/
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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!!!