Wednesday, April 29 - ACT Workkeys® will be administered to all 11th grade students.
There is no cost to students or families to take ACT Workkeys®. This assessment tests real-world skills that employers seek in everyday situations. ACT Workkeys® evaluates students for career readiness. Students who successfully complete the three parts of this assessment may earn an ACT National Career Readiness Certificate™. Based on performance, certification is provided at platinum, gold, silver, and bronze levels. Depending on the student’s score, these levels and the certificate they earn indicate whether they have the foundational readiness to work in up to 99 percent of jobs in the Workkeys® database. Doing well on ACT Workkeys® and earning the highest level certificate possible can help high school students find summer and part-time jobs as well as internships.
ACT Workkeys will be administered on Wednesday, April 29 with a makeup date of Wednesday, May 13.
Tuesday, April 28 - The ACT® will be administered to all 11th grade students in South Carolina.
There is no cost to students or families to take this administration of The ACT® (a $54.50 value!). This test evaluates the college readiness of students and enables teachers and parents to better understand how prepared their student is for higher education, with sections in Math, English, Reading, Science, and Writing. ACT scores are valid for five years and are used for admissions by both two-year technical colleges and four-year colleges and universities throughout South Carolina. Free ACT prep is available at actstudent.org/testprep.
The ACT will be administered on Tuesday, April 28 with a makeup date ofTuesday, May 12.
Wednesday, March 18 - Blythewood High Art Show begins April 6th!
Stop by the Cyber Center to view student art work through April 17th.
Monday, March 16 - Senior Exams
Senior exams will be given from May 26th through the 28th.
Monday, March 16 - Register now to participate in the JROTC 5K
On April 25th, 2015, Blythewood High School's JROTC will be hosting a 5 kilometer race at Blythewood High School. The 5k is designed to celebrate the 99th anniversary of the JROTC program. JROTC programs around the world are encouraged to participate as the goal is to break the Guinness world record for the most people starting a 5k race at the same time. Please register at http://jrotcamazing5k.com/ to reserve your spot for the run. The run starts at 12:00 noon and all are encouraged to participate.
Wednesday, March 11 - BHS Education Foundation Scholarship Applications due April 10, 2015
Every year, the BHS Education Foundation generously awards several scholarships to our seniors. Starting this year, the Foundation will only accept electronic submissions of these scholarship applications. The deadline to submit all materials is Friday, April 10, 2015 at 5pm. This year, there are 12 scholarships available. There is a something for everyone, whether you are a student leader, involved in community service, an artist, an aspiring chef, a CATE completer, an engineering major, an athlete, a future lawyer, a member of FFA, or any combination of the above! You may apply for multiple scholarships. Learn more about each scholarship, and find instructions on applying, here: bhscollegeandcareer.weebly.com/bhs-education-foundation-scholarships
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