Wednesday, January 31, 2018

BHS Course Selection

Good Afternoon,

I want to remind all parents of students in grades 8 through 11, we are hosting our annual Course Selection Information Night Thursday, February 1, at 6:00 pm in the Theater.  I also want to inform you the course selection portal is open Feb. 2- Feb. 9 (opening and closing in the afternoons).  

  • BHS Mission Statement
  • Student outcomes
  • Block 5 information
  • Graduation requirements
  • STEM program review
  • Humanities program review
  • Course request process
  • Summer opportunities
  • Special Education Info
  • Q & A

We have included a video here that will walk you through “how to select a course” in Powerschool.  We hope it is helpful.

See you all tomorrow evening,


Monday, January 29, 2018

BHS FIRST Robotics - Red Storm Team 509

FIRST Robotics, Bedford High School, and Red Storm Team 509 are proud to present the 2018 FIRST Power Up Week Zero event on Saturday, February 17th from 8am-3pm at Bedford High School. Team 509 will be hosting the event at which 30 other teams will be participating. This year's theme "FIRST Power Up" promises to be exciting  to watch. If you're free on Saturday the 17th please plan on attending to cheer on our local team and see what all the excitement is about with STEM.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Delayed Opening Schedule.

2 Hr Delayed Opening Schedule
Warning Bell
9:50 am

Block 1
9:55 am - 10:55 am (60 minutes)

10:59 am - 11:04 am (5 minutes)

Block 2
11:08 am - 12:08 pm (60 minutes)

Block 3
12:12 pm - 1:30 pm (60 minutes)
A Lunch 12:12 - 12:34 pm
B Lunch 12:30 - 12:52 pm
C Lunch 12:48 - 1:10 pm
D Lunch 1:08 - 1:30 pm

Block 4
1:35 pm - 2:35 pm (60 minutes)

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Winter Band Concert Rescheduled

The BHS Winter Band and Jazz Concert is now Tuesday January 23rd at 6:00pm in the BHS Theater.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Winter Band Concert Postponed

This evenings Winter Band Concert is postponed due to no school.

The concert will be to be determined.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

From the Counseling Department:

From the Counseling Department:
BHS is beginning the process of building next year’s Master Schedule. Below are some dates to be aware of. We will be providing a great deal of information here in the weeks to come. Please continue to check in to ensure knowledge of the process.

  • All teacher recommendations in PowerSchool- January 21st
  • Parent Teacher Conferences- 22nd & 25th
  • “Course Selection Info Night” & “IB Info Night”- February 1st in BHS Theater at 6:00pm
  • Course request portal open to all- afternoon of February 2nd-afternoon of February 9th

Thursday, January 11, 2018

LAST DAY to order a yearbook online is February 23rd.

Purchasing a yearbook inlcudes:
  • Students that purchase a yearbook will also have access to all of the yearbook digital photos for life!
  • A historical student created document
  • Proof that they went to school with someone if they become famous!
  • The link to order a yearbook is here

Thank you!

Jessica Gilcreast
School Librarian
Certified Tech Integrator
BHS Yearbook Advisor
GIBS Director of Communications
Bedford High School
603.310.9000 x3420
@JessGilcreast on Twitter

“In the nonstop tsunami of global information, librarians provide us with floaties and teach us to swim.” ~Linton Weeks

Monday, January 8, 2018


On January 9th, the Bedford High School DECA club will be hosting its first ever Taste of Bedford fundraising event in the BHS Commons (cafeteria) from 6:00-8:00 pm.The family-friendly event offers the opportunity to enjoy delicious samples from 13 local restaurants, hear live music, and participate in raffles and kids activities including face painting and crafts.
For more information and to buy tickets, go to Advance tickets are $10 each with family deals (4 for $30 and 5 for $40). Tickets will be an additional $2 per ticket at the door. All proceeds will be going towards BHS DECA in order to offset competition costs.  

We would like to graciously thank these restaurants for supporting the aspiring business students of Bedford by donating their delicious samples: Caroline’s Fine Foods, Cupcakes 101, Dunkin Donuts, The Homestead Restaurant and Tavern, Inside Scoop, Pizza Bella, The Purple Finch, Sun Shui, Sweet Lilac Bakery, Taipei and Tokyo, T-Bones, Whole Foods, and Yianni’s Pizza.

Parent Teacher Conference Sign-up

Parent signups begin on January 8th @ 8am through January 17th at 3pm.

They can signup for conferences for Jan 22nd from 3:00pm -6:30pm and Jan 25th 
from 430-8:00pm.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Delayed Opening Schedule Today 1/2/18

Warning Bell     9:50 am
Block 1              9:55 am to 10:55 am (60 minutes)
Advisory          10:59 am to 11:04 am
Block 2             11:08 am to 12:08 pm
Block 3             12:12 pm to  1:30 pm (60 minutes)
                         A  lunch 12:15 –  12:35
                         B  lunch 12:30 – 12:55
                         C  lunch 12:50 -    1:15
                       D  lunch  1:10 -    1:35
Block 4              1:35pm – 2:35 pm (60 minutes)