4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Forensics Long Practice
3:20 PM - 6:00 PM DI Long Practice
4:10 PM - 7:00 PM Play Auditions
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Board Candidate Forum
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Board Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Board Candidate Forum
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Introduction to Mediation sponsored by the PTA Wellness Team
7:15 AM - 8:00 AM NJHS Induction Ceremony
The NEW BCS Online Sprit Wear store is now open to purchase cool apparel and accessories. If you are wondering about sizes and like to shop in person, stop by the office to have a look and feel. Act fast since the store will close on November 4th. We'll reopen in the future though. Please have a look at this PTA sponsored store, make a purchase today, and show your school spirit! Note: we will not have a printed order form moving forward only the online store. Please click here to start shopping now: https://covingtonspirit2018.itemorder.com/sale. For questions, contact Sandra Rogers at email@example.com.
Yearbooks Are On Sale
Purchase your 2018-19 BCS Yearbook Now! More information on ordering your yearbook may be found on the Walsforth Yearbook Flyer. Purchase your yearbook online by following this link to YearbookForever.com. Questions? Contact Michelle D'Orazio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall Pictures - Picture Retake day is October 30th.
Please support the BCS Destination Imagination (DI) Program by submitting one of your family’s favorite recipes by submitting it at this link: https://goo.gl/forms/smlrpnB1id9NPSvv2. The recipes will be collated and made into a beautiful spiral bound edition of the One and Only BCS Community Cookbook. These books will be on sale by late fall, or you can preorder your copy when you submit a recipe! We’re looking for fun recipes from BCS students, families and staff members. We look forward to cooking and eating all of your family favorites! Check out the Delicious Cookbook Cover!
2018-19 PTA REFLECTIONS ART AWARD PROGRAM - Explore the Arts and Express Yourself
Reflect on the theme, HEROES AROUND ME, and create original art in the categories of dance, film production, literature, music, photography and visual arts. Enter to win recognition, prizes, and scholarships. The top 2 BCS entries from each category will go on to the BPS District Program and possibly State and/or National recognition. Participants will be recognized/awarded at the BCS Reflections Pizza Lunch. Click for more Reflections information or Download student packet. Submit entries through Friday, November 9th in the Media Center. To volunteer or for questions, contact Diana Patterson at email@example.com.
Are you interested in being a Volunteer?
Welcome back! I invite you to join in the fun by taking just a few minutes to indicate the areas in which you’d like to volunteer. Please note, this form is only available online this year and we kindly ask you to follow this link and submit your response: https://goo.gl/forms/MNoJcfVkrBUITQ0z2 There are opportunities for everyone, regardless of your schedule or time availability. ~ Mrs. Miller
Intro to Meditation for Parents and Students - 10/24
On Wednesday, October 24th 7:00-8:00 PM in the media center, our BCS PTA Wellness Team invites parents and students to come and learn what science is backing as a proven method to reduce stress and improve your overall health in a session led Anna Versaci, RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher). Despite what you might think about meditation, it is an effortless practice that can be done almost anywhere in as little as 5 minutes a day. Contact the Wellness Chair, Shaina Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or with questions.
BCS currently has two openings in 8th grade!
Please feel free to share with neighbors and friends in the Birmingham Public Schools attendance area who may be interested in an amazing educational experience in the 8th grade at BCS this year. Interested 8th grade parents/guardians can contact Kathy Barnas at email@example.com for details on how to register.
Welcome to Birmingham Covington School
The Birmingham Covington Districtwide 3-8 School (BCS) is a 3-8 districtwide school of choice for families residing in the Birmingham Public School District. It is designed to offer a clear choice in educational structure and philosophy to parents/guardians and children seeking a rigorous academic challenge. BCS has a special emphasis on comprehensive science and technology instruction based on the Association for the Advancement of Science report, Project 2061, and enGauge: 21st Century Skills.
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Phone: 248-203-4444, press 2
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