This year’s IB EXPO is TONIGHT, May 23rd, from
6:30 – 8:30 pm in the B-CC cafeteria
The B-CC community is invited to join together for the Antony
Benlizar Memorial Bench Dedication Ceremony on Thursday, May 30th at lunchtime, 11:00 am. We will gather in support of Antony’s family,
friends, and our school community as we honor Antony’s memory. Please
meet by Antony’s bench on B-CC’s East-West Highway lawn on the cement
semi-circle by the door. Light snacks
will be available after the ceremony.
Thank you to all who have contributed to Antony’s bench and
to all who will contribute over the next week.
Please be on the lookout for memorial button sales over the next week.
SENIORS – WHAT YOU
SHOULD KNOW RE: GRADUATION:
OBLIGATIONS MUST BE SATISFIED (including turning in elevator keys) BEFORE the
BREAKFAST/CAP & GOWN DISTRIBUTION/TICKETS, May 24th: 8:30 am, during senior breakfast.
GRADUATION REHEARSAL, June 5th: 9:00 am
sharp to 1:00 pm (must attend entire rehearsal).
GRADUATION, June 6th: 10:00 am ceremony, DAR, Wash., DC.
***SENIORS - ACTION NECESSARY - NOW***FROM THE
Don't forget your counseling department obligation for filling
out two senior surveys and handing in your stamped/addressed envelope for your
final transcript to be sent to your college for the fall!
Kathrin L. Peebles
ATTENTION ACADEMIC PEER PARTNERS: There will be no reminders sent to class this
week due to the schedule; however, please continue to come to the college and
career center at lunch time to work with your partner.
CLUB FUNDRAISER – THIS WEEK:
B-CC Robotics Club is conducting a fundraiser TODAY, May 23rd, at POTOMAC
PIZZA-CHEVY CHASE between 4:00 pm-9:00 pm. Please come help support the club by joining
us for some great food and good company this Thursday, or just by ordering-in
Pizza! The Potomac Pizza is at 19
Wisconsin Circle, Chevy Chase. Please
make sure to tell Potomac Pizza that you are supporting the B-CC Robotics Club,
and the club will receive 20% of all proceeds.
This Friday, May 24th,
we will have our PRESEASON CROSS COUNTRY MEETING at B-CC at lunch in Room
C105. Anyone interested in joining the
team this fall should attend.
We will talk about...
-expectations for training over the summer
-when and where to turn in forms
-attendance at all practices* beginning Monday August 19th...(however, we will
have optional practices starting on the 14th)
-the practice schedule from August 19th - beginning of school.
*We do not make cuts for cross
country. We only require 100% attendance
and effort beginning on August 19th.
If you know of anyone interested in
joining the team, please encourage them and their parents to sign up for our
yahoo group to keep up with all of our team announcements: http://sports.groups.yahoo.com/group/bcccrosscountry/
Please feel free to email me with
any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cross Country Coach
SCHOOL STORE END-OF-YEAR EVENTS:
GRADUATION SPECIALS ***
If you are looking for a BCC-themed gift for your graduate, we have put together
a great gift bag for our soon to be alumni! It is all packed in the Barons tote
bag which has a light vinyl lining, a front pocket, and a snap top closing -
perfect for the beach, pool, or shopping. Inside the bag is a B-CC blanket, a
blue and gold folding umbrella, a stainless steel insulated water bottle and an
alumni hat. If sold separately it has a retail value of $97. THE SPECIAL PRICE
is $75 (tax included).
*** OTHER YEAR-END SPECIALS ***
The baseball-style tee shirt is on sale for $12, the regular price is $15. Also stop by and see what limited size and
close-out items we have on sale!
THIS WEEK we will also be open on Thursday after school. The store is regularly
OPEN on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays during lunch at 10:45 to 11:45 am
and Wednesdays after school. We can open other hours by special request. The
store is located across from the Main Office and next to the large gym.
Acceptable payment methods are CASH and CHECKS and all prices include 6% Maryland
CONCERT JAZZ BAND CDs:
are selling recordings of our Spring Concerts. If interested, please respond directly to me
and let me know how many cds you'd like. The cost is $10 per CD. The CD will include all three evening
concerts. Please send in either a check
made out to "B-CC Music" or cash for the cds.
Let me know if you have any questions. We also have some jazz band cds
available. They are $15.
National Board Certified Teacher
Art/Music/P.E./Health Resource Teacher
The ART CAMP AT THE COFFIELD CENTER is collecting art
supplies for their summer art camp between now and June 13th. Any kind of new or lightly used art supplies
are appreciated and can be dropped off in the large box in the front atrium at
B-CC. Anything along those lines would
Katherine Surko and Amy Roach
SATs at B-CC – June 1, 2013.
ACTs at B-CC – June 8, 2013