December 14, 2018

Please join us for the Automata Unveiling during 2nd and 3rd blocks in room A101 today.  This project is a collaboration between the 3D Art, Building Trades and Project Lead the Way classes.   Artists and Engineers will be on hand during 2nd block to demonstrate the movement of these sculptures.  Teachers are welcome to bring classes down to view our works.

There will be a Science National Honor Society meeting this Monday, December 17th after school or Tuesday, December 18th before school.

Congratulations to the boys JV and Varsity swim teams for being undefeated in dual meet action after beating Bartlett last night.

December 13, 2018

If you haven’t picked up last year’s yearbook, pick it up at the Main Street reception desk.  All yearbooks must be picked up before winter break.

December 12, 2018

Open Circle will meet after school today in room A101.

There will be a student athletic board meeting tomorrow morning at 7:45 in the incubator room.  Check your email for further information.

If you haven’t picked up last year’s yearbook, pick it up at the Main Street reception desk.  All yearbooks must be picked up before winter break.

December 11, 2018

Anyone interested in taking AP Art next year should meet for an informational meeting today after school in room D115.  See Ms. Zalkus with any questions.

December 10, 2018

Anyone interested in taking AP Art next year should meet for an informational meeting tomorrow after school in room D115.  See Ms. Zalkus with any questions.

Congratulations to the JV girls gymnastic team for taking 1st place in the DeKalb Invite.  Hannah Vrba made history for being the first Batavia gymnast to take 1st place all around at this Invitational.

December 7, 2018

There will be no Graphic Studio Club meeting today after school.   See you next week.

Today is Free Art Friday!  Look for free pieces of art hidden around the school to make your own.

Anyone interested in taking AP Art next year should meet for an informational meeting on Tuesday, December 11th after school in room D115.  See Ms. Zalkus with any questions.

The big event is here!  Tonight the boys wrestling team defends its home mat vs. state power, #8 ranked Glenbard North.  The meet will feature the Batavia Drumline, live commentary by Mr. Drendel, cage-fight/mat side seating as well as walk out music and intense wrestling action.  Varsity will start around 7:00 p.m.

Congratulations to the boys JV and Varsity swim teams for winning their home opener against West Aurora.  Come cheer them on tomorrow at the Wildcat Relays at the West Chicago pool starting at 9:30 a.m.

December 6, 2018

Tomorrow is Free Art Friday!  Look for hidden art around the school made by AP Art students.  If you find a piece and you like it, it’s yours to keep. If it’s not your style leave it for another to discover.  We will be offering free art every Friday through winter break.

Anyone interested in taking AP Art next year should meet for an informational meeting on Tuesday, December 11th after school in room D115.  See Ms. Zalkus with any questions.

Tomorrow night the boys wrestling team defends its home mat vs. state power, #8 ranked Glenbard North.  The meet will feature the Batavia Drumline, live commentary by Mr. Drendel, cage-fight/mat-side seating as well as walk out music and intense wrestling action.  Varsity will start around 7:00 p.m.

Congratulations to the BHS Math Team for taking 2nd place in the upper division of the Batavia Invitational yesterday.

December 5, 2018

Come watch the girls wrestling team make history as Batavia High School hosts its first-ever all girls wrestling event.  The Batavia girls wrestling team will compete against girls from 6 other schools in the area tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the middle gym.  Come be part of this historical event.

Student tickets for Rock the Runway will be available for purchase during lunches this week.  Tickets are going quickly so don’t miss out.

Attention all girls soccer players:  There will be a meeting today after school in the cafeteria.

Open Circle will meet today after school in room B107.

Congratulations to the boys swim team.  Both the JV and Varsity won their season opener against Leyden.

December 4, 2018

Student tickets for Rock the Runway will be available for purchase during lunches this week.  Tickets are going quickly so don’t miss out.

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Attention all girls soccer players:  There will be a meeting tomorrow after school in the cafeteria.

December 3, 2018

Student tickets for Rock the Runway will be available for purchase during lunches this week.  Tickets are going quickly so don’t miss out.

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Attention all girls soccer players:  There will be a meeting this Wednesday, December 5th after school in the cafeteria.

Student tickets for Rock the Runway will be available for purchase during lunches this week.  Tickets are going quickly so don’t miss out.

NHS raised $5,368 hosting No Shave November!  They quadrupled what last year made!  All proceeds will be going to three cancer charities.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Come support your Batavia Dance Team at the annual IHSA Batavia Dance competition tomorrow.  Performances begin at 10:30 and go to 3:00. All BHS students get in free with a student ID. Go Bulldogs!

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Would you like to learn what it takes to start up your own business?  Andrew Martinez, a recent BHS graduate and president of All in Sports, will be speaking with students on Friday, December 7th during B lunch.  Contact Mrs. Molloy if you would like to attend.

Donate a toy and lose a detention.  Turn in an unused toy to Student Services by December 16th and we will remove a 30 minute detention for your donation.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Would you like to learn what it takes to start up your own business?  Andrew Martinez, a recent BHS graduate and president of All in Sports, will be speaking with students on Friday, December 7th during B lunch.  Contact Mrs. Molloy if you would like to attend.

Donate a toy and lose a detention.  Turn in an unused toy to Student Services by December 16th and we will remove a 30 minute detention for your donation.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Congratulations to our BHS girls gymnastic team that had a big win last night against St. Charles Co-op team.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

There will an Open Circle meeting today after school in room A101.

Would you like to learn what it takes to start up your own business?  Andrew Martinez, a recent BHS graduate and president of All in Sports, will be speaking with students on Friday, December 7th during B lunch.  Contact Mrs. Molloy if you would like to attend.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Donate a toy and lose a detention.  Turn in an unused toy to Student Services by December 16th and we will remove a 30 minute detention for your donation.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Rock the Runway tickets are on sale now for our 10th Anniversary Show Nostalgia.  Nostalgia will feature returning alumni designers, explore the history of our program and be largest show yet with 60 designers.  Get your tickets at bataviafineartscentre.org.

Donate a toy and lose a detention.  Turn in an unused toy to Student Services by December 16th and we will remove a 30 minute detention for your donation.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Attention all staff and students:  Please donate to the Batavia Access Toy Drive to help families enjoy the holidays.  All donations can be dropped off in room C112 by December 6th.

Rock the Runway tickets are on sale now for our 10th Anniversary Show Nostalgia.  Nostalgia will feature returning alumni designers, explore the history of our program and be largest show yet with 60 designers.  Get your tickets at bataviafineartscentre.org.

Keep donating to the teachers you think has the best beard for No Shave November.  All money raised will be donated to the Prevent Cancer Foundation and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Do you have overdue book fees in the LRC?  Bring in any non perishable food item and will eliminate your late fines and donate the food to a local pantry.

Donate a toy and lose a detention.  Turn in an unused toy to Student Services by December 16th and we will remove a 30 minute detention for your donation.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Congratulations to the girls’ swim team who competed at State this past weekend.  The 200 yard Medley Relay team of Kelly Sego, Ashley Sego, Michaela Herwig, and Annabelle Kinerk placed 9th in the state. Kelly Sego also placed 9th in the 200 yard Individual Medley and 8th in the 100 yard backstroke.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Attention all students:   This a reminder that there is no drop-offs during 3rd block which includes food deliveries.

There will be a Science National Honor Society meeting on Monday, November 19th after school or Tuesday, November 20th before school.  Stay after Monday for a movie event.

Keep donating to the teachers you think has the best beard for No Shave November.  All money raised will be donated to the Prevent Cancer Foundation and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Attention all students:   This a reminder that there is no drop-offs during 3rd block which includes food deliveries.

Attention Bulldog Fans:   Come out this Saturday to support your Bulldog Football Team as they take on Nazareth Academy at the semifinal football game.   There will be a fan bus leaving BHS at 11:15 am this Saturday from the Wilson Street Athletic Entrance. Game is 1:00 p.m. Permission slips are in your email as well as in the Athletic Office.  Cost is $10 and includes your game ticket and bus ride there and back. Permission slips and money are due by Friday at 2:30 p.m. See Mrs. Stuttle with any questions.

There will be a Science National Honor Society meeting on Monday, November 19th after school or Tuesday, November 20th before school.  Stay after Monday for a movie event.

Key Club is hosting the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry during 1st block.  All teachers have a list of the most needed items and thank you for donating.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Attention all students:   This a reminder that there is no drop-offs during 3rd block which includes food deliveries.

Open Circle will meet today after school in room A101.

Do you have overdue book fees in the LRC?   Bring in any non perishable food item and we will eliminate your late fines and donate the food toa local food pantry.

Key Club is hosting the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry during 1st block.  The food drive will run all week. All teachers have a list of the most needed items and thank you for donating.

Seniors!   Now that you’ve taken your senior photo, you need to pick the pose you want included in the yearbook.  You must pick your pose online by Sunday, November 18th or else your photo will be auto-picked.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Attention all students:   This a reminder that there is no drop-offs during 3rd block which includes food deliveries.

Keep donating to the teachers you think has the best beard for No Shave November.   All money raised will be donated to the Prevent Cancer Foundation and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Key Club is hosting the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry during 1st block.  The food drive will run all week. All teachers have a list of the most needed items and thank you for donating.

Seniors!   Now that you’ve taken your senior photo, you need to pick the pose you want included in the yearbook.  You must pick your pose online by Sunday, November 18th or else your photo will be auto-picked.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Keep donating to the teachers you think has the best beard for No Shave November.  All money raised will be donated to the Prevent Cancer Foundation, Fight Colorectal Cancer, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Key Club is hosting the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry during 1st block.  The food drive will run all week. All teachers have a list of the most needed items and thank you for donating.

Seniors!   Now that you’ve taken your senior photo, you need to pick the pose you want included in the yearbook.  You must pick your pose online by Sunday, November 18th or else your photo will be auto-picked.

Do you have overdue book fees in the LRC?  Bring in any non perishable food item and will eliminate your late fines and donate the food to a local food pantry.

Auditions for the winter play, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, will be after school tomorrow. Signups and contracts are located on the drama board in the music wing.

There will be a meeting today after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Congratulations to the girls swim team who placed 4th at sectionals last weekend.  Addy Novak, Megan Pierce and Jill Trnka had fast swims, as well as state qualifiers Annabelle Kinerk, Ashley Sego, and Kelly Sego.  Good luck next weekend at State.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Be sure to stop by the Bulldog School Store today during all lunches.  Bulldog Store is located near A101 on the way to the cafeteria. Cash, check to BHS or credit/debit will be accepted.

Key Club is hosting the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry during 1st block.  The food drive will run all next week. All teachers have a list of the most needed items and thank you for donating.

Did you know 1 in 4 people are affected by a mental illness at least once in their life?  Don’t miss out on the last day to purchase a mental health wristband during your lunches.

Tickets are still available online for the musical Chicago this weekend, presented by BHS Drama.  Go to BataviaFineArtsCentre.org to purchase tickets.

Auditions for the winter play, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, will be after school on Tuesday, November 13th.  Signups and contracts are located on the drama board in the music wing.

There will be a meeting this Monday after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Attention students:  It’s No Shave November!  This is a competition amongst the male teachers to see who can raise the most money for charity.  Donate to the teachers with the best beards by putting money in the jars in their classrooms or in a student re cans throughout the halls.

Join us in taking the pledge to cure the stigma around mental health, stop by the Psychology Club table during lunch today or tomorrow to buy a 50 cent wristband.

Tickets are still available online for the musical Chicago this weekend, presented by BHS Drama.  Go to BataviaFineArtsCentre.org to purchase tickets.

Auditions for the winter play, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, will be after school on Tuesday, November 13th.  Signups and contracts are located on the drama board in the music wing.

There will be a meeting on Monday, November 12th after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Do you have an interest in medicine or an aptitude for math, IT or science but feel faint at the site of needles?  Squeamish at the thought of blood? Then HIT is for you. Stop by Future Medical Club, November 13th in room D208 to learn more about this growing industry.

Stop by the Bulldog School Store tomorrow during all lunches.  We are located near A101 next to the cafeteria.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Open Circle will meet after school today in room B107.

If you are a NHS member and you did not attend this morning’s meeting, you must attend this afternoon meeting after school in room A101.

International Club will meet today after school in room C101.  We will be planning our November event.

Do you have overdue book fees in the LRC?  Bring in any non perishable food item and we will eliminate your late fines and donate the food to a local food pantry.

Ladies and gents, BHS drama presents the musical CHICAGO!   All students get one free ticket. During lunches today students can claim their tickets at the tables in the atrium.

Auditions for the winter play, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, will be after school on Tuesday, November 13th.  Signups and contracts are located on the drama board in the music wing.

There will be a meeting on Monday, November 12th after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Do you have an interest in medicine or an aptitude for math, IT or science but feel faint at the site of needles?  Squeamish at the thought of blood? Then HIT is for you. Stop by Future Medical Club, November 13th in room D208 to learn more about this growing industry.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members tomorrow.  Members can attend the morning meeting that begins at 7:00 or the afternoon meeting which begins after school in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

Ladies and gents, BHS drama presents the musical CHICAGO!   All students get one free ticket. During lunches today and tomorrow, students can claim their tickets at the tables in the atrium.

Attention Drama Program:   There will be a short informational meeting in the Black Box about the Winter Play today after school.  Come to find out information about the Winter Play auditions.

International Club will meet tomorrow after school in room C101.  We will be planning our November event.

Tomorrow will be your last chance to have your photo taken for yearbook.  You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office.

Did you know 1 in 25 adults have a serious mental illness?  Join the Psychology Club in taking the pledge to dure the stigma around mental health, buy a wristband for 50 cents in the atrium during lunches tomorrow, Thursday and Friday.

There will be a meeting on Monday, November 12th after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Attention students:  No Shave November has officially begun.  This is a competition amongst the male teachers to see who can raise the most money for charity.  Donate to the teachers with the best beards by putting money in the jars in their classroom or in student rep cans throughout the halls.

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members this Wednesday.  Members can attend the morning meeting that begins at 7:00 or the afternoon meeting which begins after school in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

Ladies and gents, BHS drama presents the musical CHICAGO!   All students get one free ticket. During lunches on today through Wednesday, students can claim their tickets at the tables in the atrium.

Attention Drama Program:   There will be a short informational meeting in the Black Box about the Winter Play tomorrow after school.  Come to find out information about the Winter Play auditions.

This Wednesday will be your last chance to have your photo taken for yearbook.  You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office.

There will be a meeting on Monday, November 12th after school in room A101 for all boys interested in trying out for the boys swim team.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Attention students:  No Shave November has officially begun.  This is a competition amongst the male teachers to see who can raise the most money for charity.  Donate to the teachers with the best beards by putting money in the jars in their classroom or in student rep cans throughout the halls.

Attention all gamers:  This Sunday from 1-4:00 the Batavia Public Library will be hosting a video game tournament.  Try out the library’s new XBox One.  You can bring your own controllers and/or systems.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Attention all 18 year olds:  Today do your patriotic duty – VOTE!  Join Mr. Allison and his caravan of patriotic citizens as we register and vote early.  See Mr. Allison in room C113 or email at Justin.Allison@bps101.net for more information.

Attention students:  No Shave November has officially begun.  This is a competition amongst the male teachers to see who can raise the most money for charity.  Donate to the teachers with the best beards by putting money in the jars in their classroom or in student rep cans throughout the halls.

Attention all gamers:  This Sunday from 1-4:00 the Batavia Public Library will be hosting a video game tournament.  Try out the library’s new XBox One. You can bring your own controllers and/or game systems.

With an impressive 17 correct answers, our college trivia grand prize winner is… Nathan Marquardt.  Congratulations Nathan and please see Mrs. Molloy to claim your prize.

Congratulations to the Batavia Marching Band on their fantastic 2018 season.  One of the best seasons that we’ve ever had.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Attention all 18 year olds:  Tomorrow do your patriotic duty – VOTE!  Join Mr. Allison and his caravan of patriotic citizens as we register and vote early.  See Mr. Allison in room C113 or email at Justin.Allison@bps101.net for more information.

Attention Anime Club members:  We will meet after school today in room C109.

Attention seniors:  Next Wednesday, November 7th will be your last chance to get your senior photo in the yearbook.  You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office.

Your last college trivia question:  What was the most attended 4-year college for last year’s graduating class?  Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Attention all 18 year olds:  This Thursday, November 1st, do your patriotic duty VOTE!  Join Mr. Allison and his caravan of patriotic citizens as we register and vote early.  See Mr. Allison in room C113 or email at Justin. Allison@bps101.net for more information.

There will be a wrestling preseason meeting this today after school in the cafeteria.  Anyone interested in going out for boys or girls wrestling must attend this meeting. You must have a current sports physical and registered for wrestling in athletic registration.  Email Coach Bayer at Scott.Bayer@bps101.net with questions.

Have you purchased your 2018-19 yearbook?  Tomorrow is the last day to purchase your yearbook through PowerSchool.  After Wednesday, you can purchase your yearbook on Jostens.com.

Attention Anime Club members:  We will meet after school tomorrow in room C109.

Congratulations to girls cross country team for qualifying for the state finals for the 5th year in a row.

College trivia question for the day:  What percentage of the class of 2018 went to college? Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Monday, October 29, 2018

There will be a wrestling preseason meeting this tomorrow after school in the cafeteria.  Anyone interested in going out for boys or girls wrestling must attend this meeting. You must have a current sports physical and registered for wrestling in athletic registration.  Email Coach Bayer at Scott.Bayer@bps101.net with questions.

Have you purchased your 2018-19 yearbook?  Buy it on PowerSchool until this Wednesday.  After that date, purchases can be made on Jostens.com.

College trivia question for the day:  How many dual-credit classes do we offer here at BHS?  Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Friday, October 26, 2018

There will be a wrestling preseason meeting this Tuesday, October 30th after school in the cafeteria.  Anyone interested in going out for boys or girls wrestling must attend this meeting. You must have a current sports physical and registered for wrestling in athletic registration.  Email Coach Bayer at Scott.Bayer@bps101.net with questions.

Attention freshmen: Come to see if you’re tough enough to put your toe to the line.  Wrestling and football coaches will be offering a free 1-hour skills development and competition session where participants will learn basic hand fighting and attack techniques prior to a take-down competition in an open gym format.  Freshmen are welcome to check out the wrestling room today after school from 3-4:30.

Attention seniors:  Still need to take your senior photo for the yearbook?  Your last chance will be Wednesday, November 7th. You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office.  This will be your last opportunity.

College trivia question for the day:  What is the mascot for Waubonsee Community college?  Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

There will be a wrestling preseason meeting this Tuesday, October 30th after school in the cafeteria.  Anyone interested in going out for boys or girls wrestling must attend this meeting. You must have a current sports physical and registered for wrestling in athletic registration.  Email Coach Bayer at Scott.Bayer@bps101.net with questions.

Attention freshmen: Come to see if you’re tough enough to put your toe to the line.  Wrestling and football coaches will be offering a free 1-hour skills development and competition session where participants will learn basic hand fighting and attack techniques prior to a take-down competition in an open gym format.  Freshmen are welcome to check out the wrestling room this Friday after school from 3-4:30.

Have you purchased your 2018-19 yearbook?  Buy it on PowerSchool until October 31st. After that date, purchases can be made on Jostens.com.

Congratulations to the Batavia Marching Band for placing 4th at the Illinois State University Band Competition.

College trivia question for the day:  The majority of freshman college students going to a 4-year university live in what type of housing facility?  Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

There will be an Open Circle meeting after school in room B107.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting today after school in room A101.

Attention freshmen: Come to see if you’re tough enough to put your toe to the line.  Wrestling and football coaches will be offering a free 1-hour skills development and competition session where participants will learn basic hand fighting and attack techniques prior to a take-down competition in an open gym format.  Freshmen are welcome to check out the wrestling room this Friday after school from 3-4:30.

Attention seniors:  If you have not taken your senior photo, your last chance to be included in the yearbook will be Wednesday, November 7th.  Please sign up for an appointment in the Main Office.

College trivia question for the day:  What is the average number of years that it takes to complete a Bachelor’s degree? Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tuesday Tip:  Many of our sports teams are still in playing this week.  Get out and support our Bulldogs.

There will be no Pride Alliance meeting today.  Check your email for more information later this week.

Have you purchased your 2018-19 yearbook?  Buy it on PowerSchool until October 31st. After that date, purchases can be made on Jostens.com.

Your varsity volleyball team starts playoffs tonight!  We will be at St. Charles North playing Geneva at 6:30 pm.  It’s a red out! Come out tonight to help us beat the Vikings.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting tomorrow after school in room A101.

Batavia dance team will be holding its IHSA competitive season tryouts tonight from 3-5 pm in the dance studio.  Please email Coach Peckhart or Coach Fuqua for details.

Gratias tibi agemus! (Grah-tea-has tih-bee  ah-gee-muhs) Thank you to all who participated in the toiletry drive and congratulations to Ms. Rytersky’s 1st Block class for collecting the most toiletry items.  Enjoy your donuts!

College trivia question for the day:  What is it called when you borrow money (that you have to pay pack) to help pay for school? Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Need plans for tonight’s dinner?  Go to Chipotle on Randall Road and support our clubs and activities.  Make sure you mention Batavia High School.

Attention Softball Players: If you are not going out for a winter sport, there will be a mandatory informational meeting today after school in room D108.  See Coach Pryor if you can not attend the meeting.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting this Wednesday after school in room A101.

Attention Seniors:  If you have not taken your senior photo to be included in the yearbook, you will have your last chance on Wednesday, November 7th.  You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office. There will be no other opportunity to take your senior photo after this date.

Batavia dance team will be holding its IHSA competitive season tryouts tomorrow from 3-5 pm in the dance studio.  Please email Coach Peckhart or Coach Fuqua for details.

College trivia question for the day:  What is a 2-year community college degree called? Email your answer to Mrs. Angela Molloy.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Attention all students:  This is a reminder that hats are not to be worn inside the building.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Attention all P.E. students:  Students that have P.E. first term and NO P.E. second term please clean out your locker.  See Coach Colamatteo with questions.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting on Wednesday, October 24th after school in room A101.

Attention Softball Players: If you are not going out for a winter sport, there will be a mandatory informational meeting this Monday, October 22nd after school in room D108.  See Coach Pryor if you can not attend the meeting.

Attention Seniors:  If you have not taken your senior photo to be included in the yearbook, you will have your last chance on Wednesday, November 7th.  You must sign up for an appointment in the Main Office. There will be no other opportunity to take your senior photo after this date.

Come watch the boys soccer team tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the stadium as they go for a regional title versus Lockport.

There will be a limited amount of football state championship t-shirts and beanie hats for sale during all lunches today in the atrium.  T-shirts are $10 and beanie hats are $25.

College trivia question for the day:  This type of self-help aid is a need-based employment program that provides on and off campus jobs to students. Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Attention all students:  This is a reminder that hats are not to be worn inside the building.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Attention all P.E. students:  Students that have P.E. first term and NO P.E. second term please clean out your locker.  See Coach Colamatteo with questions.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting on Wednesday, October 24th after school in room A101.

Attention Softball Players: If you are not going out for a winter sport, there will be a mandatory informational meeting this Monday, October 22nd after school in room D108.  See Coach Pryor if you can not attend the meeting.

The Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA Competitive Season Tryouts this Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 pm in the Dance Studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  Please email Coach Jackson with any questions.

Tonight is Senior Night for your Varsity Volleyball players.  Support our volleyball teams as we battle Glenbard East tonight at our place, with the senior ceremony starting at approximately 5:15.  This is a Pride Points event so be there.

Come watch the boys soccer team tomorrow night at 6:00 p.m. in the stadium as they go for a regional title versus Lockport.

There will be a limited amount of football state championship t-shirts and beanie hats for sale during all lunches today and tomorrow in the atrium.  T-shirts are $10 and beanie hats are $25.

College trivia question for the day:  What is the term called when you determine what your field of study will be?  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Attention all students:  This is a reminder that hats are not to be worn inside the building.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Open Circle will meet today after school in room A101.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class. Toiletry items will be donated to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting on Wednesday, October 24th after school in room A101.

Congratulations to the Batavia Marching Band for placing in 2nd in class 2A at the Downers Grove South Band Competition this past Saturday.

Congratulations to our varsity volleyball team for kicking off Wheaton North week with a victory last night, 25-20, 25-19.

College trivia question for the day:  Your instructors in school are called “teacher”.  What do they call instructors in college? Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Here’s your Tuesday Tip:  Who’s hungry for Chipotle?  Go to Chipotle next Monday, October 22nd to support our schools activity program.  All proceeds go to benefit clubs and activities.

Today is the fall blood drive.  It is held in the middle gym. If you signed up to donate, your pass to leave class has been emailed to you.  Please refer to this as a reminder for your time slot.

Attention all students:  This is a reminder that hats are not to be worn inside the building.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Boys soccer is hosting a regional game today at 5:00 p.m. versus Oswego East. Please come out and support the team in their effort to win a regional title.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class. Toiletry items will be donated to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA Competitive Season tryouts on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 p.m. in the Dance Studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  See Coach Jackson with any questions.

Any boys interested in playing boys basketball this season there is a mandatory informational meeting on Wednesday, October 24th after school in room A101.

College trivia question for the day:  When is “National Decision Day” (the day you must commit to a college)?   Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Monday, October 15, 2018

Attention all students:  This is a reminder that hats are not to be worn inside the building.  See Mr. Payton with any questions.

Science National Honor Society will have a meeting today after school or tomorrow before school.  Please bring your $25 dues.

Any girls who missed the preseason girls basketball meeting should see Coach Jensen today to pick up information about the upcoming season.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class.  Starting today through 19th please bring in toiletry items to donate to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry. Please see the list posted by your first block teacher to see highly needed items and point values.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA Competitive Season tryouts on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 p.m. in the Dance Studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  See Coach Jackson with any questions.

Congratulations to Joy Mazur, Katie Cole, Michael Lanterman, and Karlee Rindt on submitting award winning writing to the KEMPA Journalism Conference.  Please stop by D104 to receive your award.

Congratulations to our varsity volleyball team for finishing 5th of 24 teams at the Pumpkin tournament this weekend with a 4-1 record.

College trivia question for the day:  What tool do you use to request your transcript for college? Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Bundle up and come out to the football game tonight to earn your Pride Points.  Students must have an ID to enter.

Any girls who missed the preseason girls basketball meeting should see Coach Jensen today to pick up information about the upcoming season.

Graphics Studio Club is holding a informational meeting today after school in room A123.  This club is open to any BHS student who has taken at least one semester of graphics in the past or currently.  See Ms. Tieri Ton with any questions.

Science National Honor Society will meet Monday, October 15th after school or Tuesday before school.  Please bring your $25 dues.

The fall blood drive will be next week, Tuesday, October 16th.  You can sign up online through the email that was sent out to all junior and senior students or on paper – outside D101.  Student who are 16 years old must have a signed permission slip to donate. Permission slips are located outside D101. Students who are 17-18 years old do not need a permission slip.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class.  Starting Monday, October 15th through 19th please bring in toiletry items to donate to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry. Please see the list posted by your first block teacher to see highly needed items and point values.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA Competitive Season tryouts on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 p.m. in the Dance Studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  See Coach Jackson with any questions.

College trivia question for the day:  When is the typical Early Action/Early Decision deadline for colleges?  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Come to the first meeting of Ping Pong Club after school today in room C101.  Everyone is welcome.

Ladies and gentlemen! You are all invited to attend the very first improv show tonight at 7:30 in the black box.  Tickets are $7.00 online or $9.00 at the box office.

All girls interested in playing basketball this year should attend the preseason meeting today after school in room D110.  If you are unable to attend please see Coach Jenson on Friday.

Graphics Studio Club is holding a informational meeting tomorrow after school in room A123.  This club is open to any BHS student who has taken at least one semester of graphics in the past or currently.  See Ms. Tieri Ton with any questions.

The fall blood drive will be next week, Tuesday, October 16th.  You can sign up online through the email that was sent out to all junior and senior students or on paper – outside D101.  Student who are 16 years old must have a signed permission slip to donate. Permission slips are located outside D101. Students who are 17-18 years old do not need a permission slip.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class.  Starting Monday, October 15th through 19th please bring in toiletry items to donate to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry. Please see the list posted by your first block teacher to see highly needed items and point values.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA Competitive Season tryouts on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 p.m. in the Dance Studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  See Coach Jackson with any questions.

Cheer on your volleyball teams tonight here at home vs. West Aurora.  Varsity immediately follows the 4:30 JV match.

College trivia question for the day:  Which type of application means you must commit to attend the school if you are accepted?  Early Action or Early Decision? Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

International Club will meet after school today in room C101.  We will be choosing our executive board and planning our October event.

There will be an Open Circle meeting today after school in room A101.  Everyone is welcome.

Are you interested in indoor rock climbing?  Do you want to learn about the equipment and skills needed to do the sport?  Join us after school today in the main gym to learn about the A.M. Climbing Club.  See Mr. Farwell with any questions.

There will be a SAB meeting tomorrow at 7:45 a.m. in room B104.  Attendance is mandatory.

Come to the first meeting of Ping Pong Club after school tomorrow in room C101.  Everyone is welcome.

Ladies and gentlemen! You are all invited to attend the very first improv show tomorrow night at 7:30 in the black box.  Tickets are $7.00 online or $9.00 at the box office.

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture makeup is tomorrow for students including seniors to have their ID picture taken.

All girls interested in playing basketball this year should attend the preseason meeting tomorrow after school in room D110.  If you are unable to attend please see Coach Jenson on Friday.

The fall blood drive will be next week, Tuesday, October 16th.  You can sign up online through the email that was sent out to all junior and senior students or on paper – outside D101.  Student who are 16 years old must have a signed permission slip to donate. Permission slips are located outside D101. Students who are 17-18 years old do not need a permission slip.

Attention donut lovers:  The Junior Classical League is hosting a competition to see who can collect the most toiletry items during their 1st block class.  Starting Monday, October 15th through 19th please bring in toiletry items to donate to the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry. Please see the list posted by your first block teacher to see highly needed items and point values.  Students in the class with the highest number of points will win a donut from Dimples.

Graphics Studio Club is holding a informational meeting this Friday after school in room A123.  This club is open to any BHS student who has taken at least one semester of graphics in the past or currently.  See Ms. Tieri Ton with any questions.

The Batavia Cheer team is holding tryouts for the Winter/Competitive season.  More details can be found on www.bataviacheer.com and tryout packets are available in the athletic office.  See Coach Jackson with any questions.

College trivia question for the day:  Which public university is the largest in Illinois.  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Tuesday Tip from your Activity Director:  Come support the volleyball team at their Volley for the Cure game.  Check in on the app to earn your pride points.

Are you interested in indoor rock climbing?  Do you want to learn about the equipment and skills needed to do the sport?  Join us this Wednesday, October 10th to learn about the A.M. Climbing Club. See Mr. Farwell with any questions.  Everyone is welcome.

Attention students:  The Batavia Dance Team will be holding it’s IHSA competitive season tryouts on Tuesday, October 23rd from 3-5 pm in the dance studio.  Please email Coach Russo or Coach Fuqua for details.

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture makeup is this Thursday, October 11th for students including seniors to have their ID picture taken.

College trivia question for the day:  How many public 4-year universities are in the state of Illinois?  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 today.

Support our volleyball teams as we Volley 4 the Cure tonight at home vs. St. Charles North.  Kick off St. Charles North week by helping us raise funds for cancer research. It’s a pink out!!!

Congrats to the JV tennis team on winning the Dukane Conferences tournament.  The JV1 team placed first overall with first place finishes fro third singles Lily Wright, first doubles Adriana Carbonara and Hailey Durso, third doubles Alli Ten Haken and Kyle Kahley, and fourth doubles Lindsey Hupach and Kaitlyn Collazo.

JV2 team also placed first overall with first place finishes from first doubles Sarah Stasell and Kendall Tollas, second doubles Zoe Bassett and Olivia Murchie, and third doubles Sophie Hagen and Sofia Pepping.  

Varsity girls tennis team wrapped up the conference season over the weekend by ending in a tie for first place in the conference tournament.  Individual champions include Hailey Flannigan in singles and the doubles team Katie Connolly and Bella Lins. Bulldogs also received second place finishes from Maddie Durso and Grayson Ferrell at first doubles and Alex Klein and Kassie Hupach at third doubles.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

The schedule for today: Block 1: 7:35-8:17, Block 2: 8:24-9:03, Block 3: 9:10-9:49, Block 4: 9:56-10:35.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Attention all students:  There is no late start tomorrow.  The schedule for Thursday: Block 1: 7:35-8:17, Block 2: 8:24-9:03, Block 3: 9:10-9:49, Block 4: 9:56-10:35.

Attention Anime Club members:  There will be a meeting after school today in room C109 until 3:30.  

There will be an Open Circle meeting today after school in room B107.  Everyone is welcome.

Did you know that the FAFSA is now open?  The Counseling and Advising Office is hosting a new “FAFSA FEST” at BHS tomorrow from 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Parents and students can come to room A101 to get one-on-one assistance to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  To reserve a spot please email your counselor or stop in Counseling and Advising Office.

College trivia question for the day!  What are the two types of gift aid? Remember the first two seniors to email the correct answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by the beginning of 4th block will win a prize.  

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Attention all students:  There is no late start this Thursday.  The schedule for Thursday: Block 1: 7:35-8:17, Block 2: 8:24-9:03, Block 3: 9:10-9:49, Block 4: 9:56-10:35.

Tuesday Tip:  Our next Pride Points event is tonight.  Soccer against St. Charles North in the stadium at 7:00 p.m.  Check in on the app to claim your pride points.

Did you know that the FAFSA is now open?  The Counseling and Advising Office is hosting a new “FAFSA FEST” at BHS this Thursday, October 4th from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  On this day, parents and students can come to room A101 to get one-on-one assistance to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  To reserve a spot please email your counselor or stop in Counseling and Advising Office.

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members tomorrow.  Members can attend the morning meeting that begins at 7:00 a.m. or the after school meeting at 2:35 p.m. in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

College trivia question for the day!  What does FAFSA stand for? Remember the first two seniors to email the correct answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by the beginning of 4th block will win a prize.  

Congratulations to Lauren Hunecke!  You were the pride points winner from the football game on Friday.  See Mrs. Gajos to claim your Chic-fil-A gift card.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Attention all students:  There is no late start this Thursday.  The schedule for Thursday: Block 1: 7:35-8:17, Block 2: 8:24-9:03, Block 3: 9:10-9:49, Block 4: 9:56-10:35.

Did you know that the FAFSA opens today?  The Counseling and Advising Office is hosting a new “FAFSA FEST” at BHS this Thursday, October 4th from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  On this day, parents and students can come to room A101 to get one-on-one assistance to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  To reserve a spot please email your counselor or stop in Counseling and Advising Office.

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members this Wednesday, October 3rd.  Members can attend the morning meeting that begins at 7:00 a.m. or the after school meeting at 2:35 p.m. in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

This past Saturday, Batavia Marching Band performed at the Northern Illinois University Band Competition.  The band placed 4th in the class 3A.

Our College Trivia begins today!  Remember the first two seniors to email the correct answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by the beginning of 4th block will win a prize.  Our first trivia question: What day does the FAFSA open?

Friday, September 28, 2018

Our next pride points event is the Geneva football game tonight.  Make sure when you come to the game you have your ID out and ready to be scanned.  The pride points prize this week is a Chic-Fil-A gift card.

Attention Seniors:  October is College Application Month!  Starting this Monday, October 1st through the end of the month we will be reading a college trivia question.  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 p.m. each day.  The first two students with correct answer will win a prize.  The student that submits the most correct answers by the end of October will win a grand prize.

Did you know that the FAFSA opens this Monday, October 1st.  The Counseling and Advising Office is hosting a new “FAFSA FEST” at BHS next Thursday, October 4th from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  On this day, parents and students can come to room A101 to get one-on-one assistance to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  To reserve a spot please email your counselor or stop in Counseling and Advising Office.

There will be a National Math Honor Society meeting for invitees today after school in room D110.  See Mr. Ozarka with any questions.

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members this Wednesday, October 3rd.  Members can attend the morning meeting that begins at 7:00 a.m. or the after school meeting at 2:35 p.m. in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Attention Seniors:  October is College Application Month!  Starting this Monday, October 1st through the end of the month we will be reading a college trivia question.  Email your answer to Mrs. Molloy (angela.molloy@bps101.net) by 1:00 p.m. each day.  The first two students with correct answer will win a prize.  The student that submits the most correct answers by the end of October will win a grand prize.

Attention Seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having its first informational meeting today after school or tomorrow before school at 7:15 in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

There will be a National Math Honor Society meeting for invitees tomorrow after school in room D110.  See Mr. Ozarka with any questions.

Cheer on your volleyball teams tonight as they host Wheaton St. Francis with the varsity immediately following the 4:30 JV match.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Attention Seniors:  You must take your senior photo with HR Imaging to appear in the yearbook.  This is different than your ID photo. If you did not go to your photo appointment, please call HR Imaging at 815-433-1766. (HR Imaging at 815-433-1766).

Open Circle will meet after school today in the Counseling and Advising Office.

Attention all students:  All students planning to play lacrosse in the spring must attend the mandatory information meeting today after school in room A101.

Anyone interested in designing for the BHS Rock the Runway 10th Anniversary Show, Nostalgia, please meet in room D115 after school today.  See Ms. Zalkus for more information.

Attention Anime Club members:  We will be watching a movie today at the AMC Theatre in Naperville “My Hero Academia: Two Heros”.  Please buy your tickets online. Go to the Power Point in the google classroom for more information.

Attention Seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having its first informational meeting tomorrow after school and Friday before school at 7:15 in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

There will be a National Math Honor Society meeting for invitees this Friday after school in room D110.  See Mr. Ozarka with any questions.

Congratulations to our varsity volleyball team for kicking off Geneva week with a win 25-19, 19-25, 26-24.  Thanks to all of our fans who were out supporting us last night.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Here’s your Tuesday Tip:  Pride Points equals prizes.  We want to reward you for your school spirit.  Head to volleyball and soccer tonight and earn your pride points.

Attention Seniors:  You must take your senior photo with HR Imaging to appear in the yearbook.  This is different than your ID photo. If you did not go to your photo appointment, please call HR Imaging at 815-433-1766. (HR Imaging at 815-433-1766).

Tonight is the night to Pack the Place as our volleyball teams kick off Geneva week.  It will be a white out. Also, we will be raffling off basket from Trader Joe’s during halftime of the varsity match which follows the 4:30 JV match.

Attention all students:  All students planning to play lacrosse in the spring must attend the mandatory information meeting tomorrow after school in room A101.

Anyone interested in designing for the BHS Rock the Runway 10th Anniversary Show, Nostalgia, please meet in room D115 after school tomorrow.  See Ms. Zalkus for more information.

Do you like to discuss and debate big ideas and issues?  Political Debate Club needs new members. Please come to a short meeting tonight in room C110 right after school or see Mr. Cranston for more information.

Attention Anime Club members:  We will be watching a movie tomorrow at the AMC Theatre in Naperville “My Hero Academia: Two Heros”.  Please buy your tickets online. Go to the Power Point in the google classroom for more information.

Attention Seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having its first informational meeting this Thursday after school and Friday before school at 7:15 in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Attention Seniors:  You must take your senior photo with HR Imaging to appear in the yearbook.  This is different than your ID photo. If you did not go to your photo appointment, please call HR Imaging at 815-433-1766. (HR Imaging at 815-433-1766).

Our next Pride Points events are happening tomorrow!  First, support the volleyball team at their Pack the Place and then head to St. Charles East as the soccer team plays the Saints.  Check in on the app with the code of 2018.

Attention all students:  All students planning to play lacrosse in the spring must attend the mandatory information meeting this Wednesday after school in room A101.

Anyone interested in designing for the BHS Rock the Runway 10th Anniversary Show, Nostalgia, please meet in room D115 after school this Wednesday.  See Ms. Zalkus for more information.

Do you like to discuss and debate big ideas and issues?  Political Debate Club needs new members. Please come to a short meeting tomorrow in room C110 right after school or see Mr. Cranston for more information.

The welcome meeting for Science National Honor Society invitees will be today after school or tomorrow before school at 7:10 a.m. in room D209.  Contact Mrs. Fabian with questions.

Today’s Scholastic Bowl question comes from the music category:  Identify this musician nicknamed the “King of Swing” who grew up in the Maxwell Street neighborhood, an area of Chicago.  Answer: Benny Goodman. If you like trivia please join us today after school in room D103.

Congratulations to the JV tennis team on taking first place at the Ottawa invite this weekend.  The bulldogs swept first place titles at all positions with singles players Sarah Huck and Morgan Haug winning first along with the doubles teams of Adriana Carbonara and Hailey Durso and Lily Wright and Amy Bleakley.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Bell schedule for today: Block 1: 7:35-8:43, Block 2: 8:50-9:58, Block 4: 10:05-10:44, Block 3: 10:51-12:53, Block 4: 1:00-1:30, Assembly: 1:40-2:30

All Dog Pound shirts are in!  Please pick them up today during lunches.  Whiteout for tonight’s game

We have back to back pride point events.  Come out to the homecoming football game tonight, get your ID scanned and earn your pride points.  All students must have their ID.

Do you like to discuss and debate big ideas and issues?  Political Debate Club needs new members. Please come to a short meeting on Tuesday, September 25th in room C110 right after school or see Mr. Cranston for more information.

Attention Seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having it’s first informational meeting. If you are interested in joining, please attend the meeting on either Thursday, September 27th after school or Friday, September 28th before school at 7:15 am in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

The welcome meeting for Science National Honor Society invitees will be this Monday, September 24th after school or Tuesday, September 25th before school at 7:10 a.m. in room D209.  Contact Mrs. Fabian with questions.

In 2018, Girls Wrestling has been designated as an “Emerging Sport” by the IHSA and girls wrestling competition is being supported by high schools statewide.  If you are interested in being part of history of joining the first ever BHS girls wrestling team this winter season, there will be a girls only meeting in room C119 after school today.   See Coach Bayer if you have questions.

Scholastic Bowl is back again today to try to recruit some new members.  Here’s today’s sample question: A recurring course in this video game series, Baby Park, requires players to complete seven laps instead of three.  An item in this series uses an inverted question mark to indicate it is a (*) bomb, not a real item box. In games in this series, the Special Cup usually ends with the brightly-colored course Rainbow Road.  Explosive blue shells target players in first place in what Nintendo racing series? The correct answer is Mario Kart.  If you had fun, our first meeting will take place this Monday, September 24th after school in room D103.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Bell schedule for Tomorrow: Block 1: 7:35-8:43, Block 2: 8:50-9:58, Block 4: 10:05-10:44, Block 3: 10:51-12:53, Block 4: 1:00-1:30, Assembly: 1:40-2:30

Come cheer on your varsity soccer team tonight at St. Charles against Geneva.   Game starts at 7:00 p.m. The check in code to get your pride points is 2018.

Yearbook Club will be meeting after school today in room D110.  Come learn about the program we use to create the yearbook.

Do you like to discuss and debate big ideas and issues?  Political Debate Club needs new members. Please come to a short meeting on Tuesday, September 25th in room C110 right after school or see Mr. Cranston for more information.

The welcome meeting for Science National Honor Society invitees will be this Monday, September 24th after school or Tuesday, September 25th before school at 7:10 a.m. in room D209.  Contact Mrs. Fabian with questions.

In 2018, Girls Wrestling has been designated as an “Emerging Sport” by the IHSA and girls wrestling competition is being supported by high schools statewide.  If you are interested in being part of history of joining the first ever BHS girls wrestling team this winter season, there will be a girls only meeting in room C119 after school tomorrow.   See Coach Bayer if you have questions.

Scholastic Bowl is back again today to try to recruit some new members.  Here’s today’s sample question: This novel’s protagonist shares a hospital room with a man who reads Maniacs in the Fourth Dimension, a book by Kilgore Trout.  This novel, which begins “all this happened, more or less,” depicts the (*) bombing of Dresden. Billy Pilgrim appears in…. What Kurt Vonnegut novel? The correct answer is Slaughterhouse Five. If you had fun, our first meeting will take place this Monday, September 24th after school in room D103.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

It’s Homecoming Week!  Tomorrow is class t-shirt day, and Friday is Bulldog Pride.

Bell schedule for Friday: Block 1: 7:35-8:43, Block 2: 8:50-9:58, Block 4: 10:05-10:44, Block 3: 10:51-12:53, Block 4: 1:00-1:30, Assembly: 1:40-2:30

Homecoming shirts are on sale for $10 during lunches while supplies last.  Homecoming tickets are on sale now. See the Student Council Twitter details.  Friday: Football game and theme is whiteout.

Open Circle will meet after school today in the Counseling and Advising Office.

Did you know the Board of Education approved a $104 million dollar budget last night?  Want to know more? Senior Chris Theros and Junior Olivia Murchie are your student Board Ambassadors.  They attend all of the Board meetings and share student perspectives with the Board members. Send them an email if you have an issue that you would like their guidance on solving.

Tomorrow our varsity soccer team plays at St. Charles East against Geneva.  This is a pride point event. Come out, support the team, and check in on the 5 Star app to get your pride points.  Check in code is 2018.

Attention Anime Club members:  Our next meeting is today after school in room C109.  We will be having a workshop day about video games.

Attention seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having it’s first informational meeting. If you are interested in joining, please attend the meeting on either Thursday, September 27th after school or Friday, September 28th at 7:15 a.m. in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

Welcome meeting for Science National Honor Society invitees will be this Monday, September 24th after school or Tuesday, September 25th before school at 7:10 a.m. in Room D209.  Contact Mrs. Fabian with questions.

In 2018, Girls Wrestling has been designated as an “Emerging Sport” by the IHSA and girls wrestling competition is being supported by high schools statewide.  If you are interested in being part of history of joining the first ever BHS girls wrestling team this winter season, there will be a girls only meeting in room C119 after school this Friday.   See Coach Bayer if you have questions.

Do you like our fact/fiction questions at the end of announcements?  If so, get ready for Scholastic Bowl. Scholastic Bowl is an IHSA event where players compete in a live trivia battle. Last year, our team won the Upstate 8 Conference and now we’ve set our sights on the DuKane Conference title.  Our first meeting will take place this Monday, September 24th after school in room D103.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

It’s Homecoming Week!  Tomorrow is USA Day, Thursday is class t-shirt day, and Friday is Bulldog Pride.

Homecoming shirts are on sale for $10 during lunches while supplies last.  Homecoming tickets are on sale now. See the Student Council Twitter details.  Tomorrow: Parade downtown Batavia at 5:00 p.m. Friday: Football game and theme is whiteout.

It’s Tuesday, so do you know what that means?  You will hear from the Activity Director, Mrs. Gajos, with her “Tuesday Tips!”  This week, Mrs. Gajos is telling you about Pride Points. How it works is you come to an event, get your ID scanned, or check in on the 5 Star App.  Pride Points equals prizes.

Attention Anime Club members:  Our next meeting is tomorrow after school in room C109.  We will be having a workshop day about video games.

Attention seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having it’s first informational meeting. If you are interested in joining, please attend the meeting on either Thursday, September 27th after school or Friday, September 28th at 7:15 a.m. in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

Welcome meeting for Science National Honor Society invitees will be this Monday, September 24th after school or Tuesday, September 25th before school at 7:10 a.m. in Room D209.  Contact Mrs. Fabian with questions.

Support your volleyball and soccer teams tonight for their double homecoming game.  Volleyball at 5:30 and soccer at 7:00 vs. Wheaton-Warrenville South.

In 2018, Girls Wrestling has been designated as an “Emerging Sport” by the IHSA and girls wrestling competition is being supported by high schools statewide.  If you are interested in being part of history of joining the first ever BHS girls wrestling team this winter season, there will be a girls only meeting in room C119 after school this Friday.   See Coach Bayer if you have questions.

Monday, September 17, 2018

It’s Homecoming Week!  Tomorrow is dress your theme:  Freshmen are the wild west, sophomores are the big apple, juniors are west coast, and seniors are Hawaii.  Wednesday is USA Day, Thursday is class t-shirt day, and Friday is Bulldog Pride.

Homecoming shirts are on sale for $10 during lunches while supplies last.  Homecoming tickets are on sale now. See the Student Council Twitter details.  Today is class olympics from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in main gym. Wednesday: Parade downtown Batavia at 5:00 p.m.  Friday: Football game and theme is whiteout.

Attention Anime Club members:  Our next meeting is this Wednesday after school in room C109.  We will be having a workshop day about video games.

Attention seniors:  National Social Studies Honor Society is having it’s first informational meeting. If you are interested in joining, please attend the meeting on either Thursday, September 27th after school or Friday, September 28th at 7:15 a.m. in room C123.  See Mr. Ray or Mrs. Karim with any questions.

Boys and girls open gym has started for the months of September and October.  List of dates will be posted outside of rooms D108 and D110.

Support your volleyball and soccer teams tomorrow night for their double homecoming game.  Volleyball at 5:30 and soccer at 7:00 vs. Wheaton-Warrenville South.

Congratulations to the JV girls tennis team on taking first place at the Belvidere Invite over the weekend.    The girls went undefeated at the tournament with singles players Sarah Huck and Morgan Haug taking first place at first and second singles.  The doubles teams of Hailey Durso and Adriana Carbonara, Lindsey Hupach and Kaitlyn Collazo, Lily Wright and Isabella Helm took first place as well at the first, second and third doubles positions.

Friday, September 14, 2018

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here today during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

Boys and girls open gym has started for the months of September and October.  List of dates will be posted outside of rooms D108 and D110.

Congratulations to the girls golf team on winning their conference showdown with Lake Park last night.  The story of the round was Ainslee Parker shooting a 38 to help the Bulldogs come down from behind and win.  Other low rounds were had by Cassie Norville, Sammi Hasemann and Lauren Grychowski.

Batavia tennis got off to a great start this week with program sweeps of Lake Park and Glenbard North.  The Bulldog varsity defeated Lake Park 5-2 on Tuesday including a big win at 1 doubles by Maddie Durso and Grayson Ferrell.  Last night, the Bulldog varsity cruised past Glenbard North 6-1. Now the Bulldogs are now 11-1 overall and 2-0 in conference.

Next week is homecoming!  Monday is colors wars:  Freshmen are orange, sophomores are purple, juniors are green, and seniors are blue. Tuesday will be dress your theme: Freshmen are wild west, sophomores are the big apple, juniors are west coast, and seniors are Hawaii.  Wednesday: USA Day.  Thursday: Class t-shirt day.  T-shirts will be sold next week during lunches.  Friday:  Bulldog Pride.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here tomorrow during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

The varsity boys golf team picked up a huge Tri-Match victory against WWS and STCE last night.  Led by Will Huber’s 1-under par score of 35. Also scoring was Ari Fragen, Griffin Unterberg, Colin Koske, and Jake Kleist.

Let’s appreciate our BHS staff tonight and honor them at our volleyball home match.  Cheer your teams on vs. Glenbard South tonight at our house. Varsity immediately follows the 4:30 JV match.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here on Friday during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

Open Circle is having a free ice cream social today!  The ice cream social will be in room A101 after school. Please check your email and RSVP.  Everyone is welcome.

Come to the first meeting for International Club today after school in room C101.  Everyone is welcome.

Attention Student Athletic Board Members:  Please check your email for important information regarding tomorrow meetings.  Any questions, please contact the athletic office.

This past Saturday, the Batavia Marching Band performed at the Lake Park Lancer Joust.  The band won best percussion along with 3rd place in Class 2A. The band made finials, where they placed 10th overall.  Keep up the work BMB.

Congratulations to our volleyball program which swept all 5 levels last night vs. Glenbard North.

Congratulations to the JV girls golf team on beating Glenbard West yesterday.  The team was lead by Lauren Casper, Kylie Sloan, Violet McCann, and Audrey Pack.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Pride Alliance at BHS is a safe space for LGBTQ students and allies to come together.   Our first meeting is after school today in room A123. See Ms. Tieri Ton for more information.  All are welcome.

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here today during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

The psychology club meets today after school in room C117.  Everyone is welcome.

Open Circle is having a free ice cream social tomorrow!  The ice cream social will be in room A101 after school. Please check your email and RSVP.  Everyone is welcome.

Come to the first meeting for International Club tomorrow after school in room C101.  Everyone is welcome.

Attention Student Athletic Board Members:  Please check your email for important information regarding this Thursday’s meetings.  Any questions, please contact the athletic office.

Congratulations to the varsity girls golf team on beating Metea Valley yesterday.  Low rounds were had by Sammi Hasemann, Cassie Norville, Reagan Freebourn, and Lauren Grychowski.  

Varsity girls tennis team is off to a great start this season.  The Bulldogs have a record of 9-1 and have already won two weekend tournaments and finished second in another.  The girls will open the conference season at home today against Lake Park.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Pride Alliance at BHS is a safe space for LGBTQ students and allies to come together.   Our first meeting is after school tomorrow in room A123. See Ms. Tieri Ton for more information.  All are welcome.

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here tomorrow during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

The first psychology club meeting will be tomorrow at school in room C117.  Everyone is welcome.

Open Circle is having a free ice cream social this Wednesday!  The ice cream social will be in room A101 after school this Wednesday. Please check your email and RSVP.  Everyone is welcome.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Students that have not picked up their Dog Pound shirts may do so during lunches today at the ticket booth.

Pride Alliance at BHS is a safe space for LGBTQ students and allies to come together.   Our first meeting is after school this Tuesday in room A123. See Ms. Tieri Ton for more information.  All are welcome.

The first psychology club will be this Tuesday after school in room C117.  Everyone is welcome.

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here this Tuesday, September 11th during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

Last week all students that attended the football game earned “pride points”.   When you attend an event, get your ID scanned, or check in on the app, you earn “pride points”.  The first winner of our drawing is Mark Yager. See Mrs. Gajos to receive your ITunes gift card. The next pride points event is tonight.  Attend the game, bring your ID and earn pride points.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Attention all Freshmen:  Link Up Lunch is available today during all lunch periods.  Grab your lunch and stop by to meet up with your Link Crew Leader.  We will be discussing homecoming.

Youth and Government Club will have an informational meeting today after school in room B103.  Contact Mr. Bernard with any questions.

Math team’s first meeting is today after school in room C221.  New and returning students are welcome.

There will be a Drama Program meeting sponsored by ITS after school today in the Black Box.  All Drama Program members should attend.

Are you interested in joining Yearbook Club?  Come to our first training session today after school in room D110 the computer lab.  See Ms.Gaba with any questions.

Students that have not picked up their Dog Pound shirts may do so during lunches tomorrow at the ticket booth.

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here next Tuesday, September 11th during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Attention all Freshmen:  Link Up Lunch is available tomorrow during all lunch periods.  Grab your lunch and stop by to meet up with your Link Crew Leader.  We will be discussing homecoming.

If you are an NHS member and you did not attend this morning meeting, you must attend the afternoon meeting today, after school, in room A101.  Please contact Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

Youth and Government Club will have an informational meeting tomorrow after school in room B103.  Contact Mr. Bernard with any questions.

Math team’s first meeting is tomorrow after school in room C221.  New and returning students are welcome.

Attention Anime Club members:   We will meet today after school in room C109.  Everyone is welcome.

Do you love books?  Join other book lovers for Books and Bagels in the LRC tomorrow during late start.  We will discuss books and plan upcoming events. Bagels and scones are provided. The club will meet the first Thursday of the month during late start.  Everyone is welcome.

Are you interested in joining Yearbook Club?  Come to our first training session tomorrow after school in room D110 the computer lab.  See Ms.Gaba with any questions.

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will be here next Tuesday, September 11th during lunch periods in the atrium to take orders for graduation caps and gowns, graduation announcements and other senior products.  If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can do so at this time.

Congratulations to the girls varsity golf team on beating Schaumburg High School yesterday.  Low rounds were had by Lauren Grychowski, Sammi Hasemann, Cassie Norville, and Sophie Golson.

Congratulations to the girls JV golf team on beating Schaumburg High School yesterday.  Low rounds were had by Lauren Casper, Carly Casper, Violet McCann, and Kylie Sloan.

Friday, August 31, 2018

Attention Dog Pound members:   Dog Pound t-shirts can be picked up today during lunches in room A101.

Youth and Government Club will have an informational meeting next Thursday, September 6th in room B103 after school.  Contact Mr. Bernard with any questions.

Math team’s first meeting next Thursday, September 6th after school in room C221.  New and returning students are welcome.

There is a mandatory meeting for NHS members next Wednesday, September 5th.  Members can attend the morning meeting which begins at 7:00 a.m. or the afternoon meeting which begins at 2:35 in room A101.  Attendance is mandatory. Please Mrs. Jirsa with any questions.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be next Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Attention Anime Club members:   Our next meeting will be next Wednesday, September 5th after school in room C109.  Everyone is welcome.

Finish up your long weekend by attending our first volleyball conference match this Tuesday night at our house versus Lake Park to kick off the DuKane Conference.   Varsity will immediately follow the 4:30 JV match.

Congratulations to the JV Girls Golf Team on beating Glenbard North yesterday.  Low scores were had by Lauren Casper, Carly Casper, Violet McCann, and Audrey Pack.  

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Attention Dog Pound members:   Dog Pound t-shirts can be picked up tomorrow during lunches in room A101.

Help capture the memories of the school by joining Yearbook Club.  Find out more about Yearbook Club at our informational meeting today after school in room D202.  Contact Ms. Gaba with any questions.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be next Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Anyone interested in trying out for the fishing team must email Mr. Drendel at brian.drendel@bps101.net or stop by room D204.  Tryouts will be today and next Thursday, September 6th.  Anyone can try out however prior fishing experience is highly recommended.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

There will be an informational meeting today for anyone interested in applying for National Art Honor Society after school in room D115.

Help capture the memories of the school by joining Yearbook Club.  Find out more about Yearbook Club at our informational meeting tomorrow after school in room D202.  Contact Ms. Gaba with any questions.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be this Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor, there will be an informational meeting today after school in room B117. See Mr. Owen or Ms. Fedrick for more information.

Do you love books?  Join other book lovers for Books and Bagels in the LRC next Thursday, September 5th during late start.  We will discuss books and plan upcoming events. Bagels and scones will be provided. The club will meet the first Thursday of each month during late start.  Everyone is welcome.

Anyone interested in trying out for the fishing team must email Mr. Drendel at brian.drendel@bps101.net or stop by room D204.  Tryouts will be tomorrow and next Thursday, September 6th.  Anyone can try out however prior fishing experience is highly recommended.

Congratulations to the girls swim team who improved to 3-0 with a win over York last night.  At the varsity level, the girls won all 11 events.  Their next meet is this Thursday at West Chicago High School starting at 5 p.m.   Come join the team for senior night celebrations.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

There will be an informational meeting tomorrow for anyone interested in applying for National Art Honor Society after school in room D115.

Come and hear what Psychology Club is all about, there will be a quick 10 minute information meeting today after school inroom C117.  Everyone is welcome.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be this Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Do you want to affect change locally and globally?  Come to Amnesty International’s first informational meeting today after school in room C123.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor, there will be an informational meeting tomorrow after school in room B117. See Mr. Owen or Ms. Fedrick for more information.

Do you love books?  Join other book lovers for Books and Bagels in the LRC next Thursday, September 5th during late start.  We will discuss books, plan upcoming events. Bagels and scones will be provided. The club will meet the first Thursday of the month during late start.  Everyone is welcome.

Monday, August 27, 2018

There will be an informational meeting this Wednesday for anyone interested in applying for National Art Honor Society after school in room D115.

Eco Club, the conservation club will meet today after school in room D208.  We will be doing prep for the planting of the Living Classroom at the Wilson Street pond.  Everyone is welcome.

Come and hear what Psychology Club is all about tomorrow after school in room C117.  This will be a quick 10 minute meeting and everyone is welcome.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be this Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Lights, camera, action!  Have you ever thought about pursuing a career  or hobby in TV or film? Do you like to be creative or want to try something new?  If so, video club is the perfect choice for you. Join us at our informational meeting tomorrow after school in room A131.

Do you want to affect change locally and globally?  Come to Amnesty International’s first informational meeting tomorrow after school in room C123.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor we are having a call out meeting this Wednesday after school in room B117.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Eco Club, the Conservation Club will meet this Monday, August 27th after school in room D208.  We will be doing prep for the planting of the Living Classroom at the Wilson Street pond. Everyone is welcome.

Come and hear what Psychology Club is all about this Tuesday, August 28th after school in room C117.  This will be a quick 10 minute meeting and everyone is welcome.

Attention all BHS Yogis!  Yoga Club will be starting up this year soon.  Our first meeting will be this Wednesday, September 5th.  Please email Mrs. Heidecke to get your waiver and to sign up.

Lights, camera, action!  Have you ever thought about pursuing a career  or hobby in TV or film? Do you like to be creative or want to try something new?  If so, video club is the perfect choice for you. Join us at our informational meeting next Tuesday, August 28th after school in room A131.

Do you want to affect change locally and globally?  Come to Amnesty International’s first informational meeting this Tuesday, August 28th after school in room C123.

Congratulations to our JV and Varsity volleyball teams for defeating Wheaton Academy last night.  Good luck to Varsity at the Oswego East tournament tonight and tomorrow.

Congratulations to the girls swim team on their win against West Aurora last night.  Good job by the 400 free relay teams of Ashley Sego, Annabelle Kinerk, Addy Novak, and Jill Trnka and Alaina Gilsinn, Elle Gerster, Gabby Fernandez, and Kayleigh Kuchewski, who finished 1-2 in the final event to secure 93-90 win.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Eco Club, the conservation club will meet this Monday, August 27th after school in room D208.  We will be doing prep for the planting of the Living Classroom at the Wilson Street pond. Everyone is welcome.

Good luck to our volleyball teams as they play all 5 levels at Wheaton Academy tonight.  Varsity plays at 6:30 following all of our other teams.

Any athlete not currently in a fall sport who is interested in wrestling during the winter season should plan to attend a wrestling pre-season meeting tomorrow after school in room C119.  This includes all wrestlers on the team last season and any freshmen or new wrestlers interested in wrestling this upcoming season not currently in a fall sport. Girls are also welcome as this is the first year in BHS history that our school is trying to create girls wrestling team.   See Coach Bayer, Coach Farwell or Coach Miller with any questions.

Attention all Seniors:  Batavia High School Voter Registration Drive will be starting during all lunches in the atrium every Thursday and Friday  until October 5th. All seniors should stop by to ask questions, and register to vote if their birthday is on/or before election day on November 6th.

Chess Club and Games Club will meet today after school in room C200 for an informational meeting.  See Mr. Tanka if you can not attend the meeting or you want additional information.

Help capture the memories of the school year by joining the Yearbook Club.  Join us at our informational meeting next Thursday, August 30th after school in room D202.   See Ms. Gaba with any questions.

Lights, camera, action!  Have you ever thought about pursuing a career  or hobby in TV or film? Do you like to be creative or want to try something new?  If so, video club is the perfect choice for you. Join us at our informational meeting next Tuesday, August 28th after school in room A131.

Anyone interested in trying out for the fishing team must email Mr. Drendel at brian.drendel@bps101.net or stop by rom D204.  Tryouts will be on both Thursday, August 30th and Thursday, September 6th.  Anyone can try out for the fishing team but prior fishing experience is highly recommended.

Congratulations to the girls’ swim team on winning their first meet of the season against Lake Park last night.  Individual event winners include Annabelle Kinerk, Addy Novak, Ashley Sego, Kelly Sego and Jill Trnka. Come support the girls tonight at 5:00 at West Chicago High School.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Still need your ID picture taken? Picture makeup is tomorrow from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken

Did you know that BHS as an ultimate frisbee club. If this peaked your curiosity, then come to the Ultimate Frisbee Club informational meeting today after school in room C206. Everyone is welcome!

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs. If you are interested in being a mentor there will be meeting Wednesday, August 29th after school in room B117.

Chess Club and Games Club will meet tomorrow after school in room C200 for an informational meeting. See Mr. Tanka if you can not attend the meeting or you want additional information.

Attention all Anime Enthusiasts: Join us at our first Anime Club meeting today after school in room C109. We play games, watch movies and discuss hot topics that are all related to Anime. New members are always welcomed.

Lights, camera, action! Have you ever thought about pursuing a career or hobby in TV or film? Do you like to be creative or want to try something new? If so, video club is the perfect choice for you. Join us at our informational meeting next Tuesday, August 28th after school in room A131.

Anyone interested in trying out for the fishing team must email Mr. Drendel at brian.drendel@bps 101.net or stop byD204. Tryouts will be on both Thursday, August 30th and Thursday, September 6th. Anyone can try out for the fishing team but prior fishing experience is highly recommended.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture makeup is tomorrow from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken.

Did you know that BHS as an ultimate frisbee club.  If this peaked your curiosity, then come to the Ultimate Frisbee Club informational meeting today after school in room C206.  Everyone is welcome!

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor there will be meeting Wednesday, August 29th after school in room B117.

Chess Club and Games Club will meet tomorrow after school in room C200 for an informational meeting.  See Mr. Tanka if you can not attend the meeting or you want additional information.

Attention all Anime Enthusiasts:  Join us at our first Anime Club meeting today after school in room C109.  We play games, watch movies and discuss hot topics that are all related to Anime.  New members are always welcomed.

Lights, camera, action!  Have you ever thought about pursuing a career  or hobby in TV or film? Do you like to be creative or want to try something new?  If so, video club is the perfect choice for you. Join us at our informational meeting next Tuesday, August 28th after school in room A131.

Anyone interested in trying out for the fishing team must email Mr. Drendel at brian.drendel@bps101.net or stop byD204.  Tryouts will be on both Thursday, August 30th and Thursday, September 6th.  Anyone can try out for the fishing team but prior fishing experience is highly recommended.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture make-up is this Thursday from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken.

Did you know that BHS as an ultimate Frisbee club.  If this peaked your curiosity, then come to the Ultimate Frisbee Club informational meeting this Wednesday after school in room C206.  Everyone is welcome!

Attention all students: It’s time for a contest!  We need your help naming some bulletin boards throughout the school that will highlight club, activity and athletic happenings, announcements, posters and flyers.  The contest winner will receive a gift card. Please see Mrs. Gajos with your catchy names.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor there will be meeting Wednesday, August 29th after school in room B117.

It’s time to join Key Club!  We are a volunteer organization and you should come see what we’re all about.  Meetings are held on Tuesdays at 7:15 a.m. and Thursdays after school in room A101.  You do not have to attend both meetings just pick a time that works for your schedule.

Attention all Anime Enthusiasts:  Join us at our first Anime Club meeting this Wednesday after school in room C109.  We play games, watch movies and discuss hot topics that are all related to Anime. New members are always welcomed.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture make-up is next Thursday, August 23rd from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken.

Are you interested in joining the Dog Pound?  Memberships are on sale now! You can purchase them online for $35.00 and during lunches today at the ticket booth.

Attention all students: It’s time for a contest!  We need your help naming some bulletin boards throughout the school that will highlight club, activity and athletic happenings, announcements, posters and flyers.  The contest winner will receive a gift card. Please see Mrs. Gajos with your catchy names.

Calling all actors and actresses to audition for Fall Musical:  Chicago! Singing and dancing auditions will be held today. Sign ups are on the drama board and the audition music is on the Batavia Fine Arts Centre website.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor there will be meeting Wednesday, August 29th after school in room B117.

It’s time to join Key Club!  We are a volunteer organization and you should come see what we’re all about.  Meetings are held on Tuesdays at 7:15 a.m. and Thursdays after school in room A101.  You do not have to attend both meetings just pick a time that works for your schedule.

Attention all Anime Enthusiasts:  Join us at our first Anime Club meeting on Wednesday, August 22nd after school in room C109.  We play games, watch movies and discuss hot topics that are all related to Anime. New members are always welcomed.

Interact Club will be having a back to school informational meeting on Wednesday, August 22nd with pizza and refreshments in room B125.  Hope to see you there.

Tonight starting at 4:00 p.m., our Sophomore and Freshmen volleyball teams kick off the season in a Quad tournament in our gym here at BHS.  Make your evening fun by kicking off your week with watching some volleyball.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

If you still need to turn in your physical and medical forms for Meningitis or freshmen physical to the nurse, please check in with your first block teacher and turn your forms to the nurse’s office immediately. Nurse’s office is located in the main hallway across from the gym.

Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture make-up is next Thursday, August 23rd from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken.

Are you interested in joining the Dog Pound?  Memberships are on sale now! You can purchase them online for $35.00 and during lunches today and tomorrow at the ticket booth.

Calling all actors and actresses to audition for Fall Musical:  Chicago! Singing and dancing auditions will be held today and tomorrow.  Sign ups are on the drama board and the audition music is on the Batavia Fine Arts Centre website.

Team Bulldog is a club that provides opportunities for all students to socialize in a safe environment and promotes awareness for individuals with special needs.  If you are interested in being a mentor there will be meeting Wednesday, August 29th after school in room B117.

Attention all Anime Enthusiasts:  Join us at our first Anime Club meeting on Wednesday, August 22nd after school in room C109.  We play games, watch movies and discuss hot topics that are all related to Anime. New members are always welcomed.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

  1. Attention all students:   Late start will begin tomorrow!  Late start is from 7:35-8:15. Block 1:  8:25-9:40, Block 2: 9:47-11:02, Block 3: 11:09-1:08, Block 4: 1:15-2:30.

 

  1. If you still need to turn in your physical and medical forms for Meningitis or freshmen physical to the nurse, please check in with your first block teacher and turn your forms to the nurse’s office immediately.  Nurse’s office is located in the main hallway across from the gym.

 

  1. Still need your ID picture taken?  Picture make-up is next Thursday, August 23rd from 7:00-2:00 for students including seniors to have their ID pictures taken.

 

  1. Are you interested in joining the Dog Pound?  Memberships are on sale now! You can purchase them online for $35.00 and during lunches tomorrow and Friday at the ticket booth.

 

  1. Want some drama in our life?  There will be a Drama Program meeting sponsored by ITS in the Black Box after school today.  Join us to receive information about trying out for the musical or joining tech crew. It’s a lot of fun!

 

  1. Calling all actors and actresses to audition for Fall Musical:  Chicago! Singing and dancing auditions will be held tomorrow and Friday.  Sign ups are on the drama board and the audition music is on the Batavia Fine Arts Centre website.

 

  1. BHS Coffee Bar is here!  The coffee bar is located in the atrium from 7-7:30 and during lunches.   You can pay with cash or use your student account. Debit cards are not accepted.

 

  1. A special shout out to all the Link Crew Members and all their hard work.  Link Crew will be available throughout the day to help all students.