• 2019-20 8th Grade Celebration - June 9th at 6:30pm


    2019-2020 8th Grade Celebration Planning

    Planning for the Class of 2020 8th Grade Celebration is underway.  Get involved by joining one of the subcommittees.  We have many areas where we can put your talents to use!

    Several Special Awards are given to graduating 8th graders each year. These awards are chosen by the staff at BCS who comes into contact with them on a regular basis. Here is the List of Special 8th Grade Awards.

    HOW TO GET INVOLVED / VOLUNTEER
    We are looking for 8th grade parents to join our committees.  If you are interested in joining a planning committee, please sign up at this link: Sign Up Closed

    We are also in need of volunteers to help with bagel sales on Tuesday mornings.  Bagel sales are our largest fundraiser.  If you are available, please sign up using this link:  Sign Up Closed

    We will be soliciting volunteers to help during the "Week Of". That SignUp Genius is sent out via eNews in the weeks prior to the event.
    8th Grade Graduation Volunteers: Sign Up Closed
    8th Grade Celebration Donations: Sign Up Closed

    We would love your help!  Questions?  Please contact
      
    DONATE: If you would like to make a monetary donation to help fund the 8th Grade Celebration, you can make a contribution through this link.  Link coming soon.

    Contact Us

    If you have questions, or would like to help out with this amazing event, please email one of the Committee Chairs below.

    Ceremony
      Diana Patterson, Meredith Carrel, April Hornyak
    Reception   Jennifer Peterson, Elthea Gregory
    Dance
      Emily Levin, Leslie Hesano
    T-shirts/Handouts
      Jen Bacheller, Sheryl Shenefelt
    Then and Now Video
      Diana Patterson, Meredith Carrel, April Hornyak
    Lobby Photos
      Sylvie Lombardo
    Class Gift
      Anne Monnich, Isabelle Cloutier
    Fundraising - Bagels
      Georgene Moran, Shannon Bryne
    Fundraising
      Christine Joyce, Amy Youn
    Last Day Breakfast
      Gretchen Marsh, Michelle Bishop

     

    2019-20 Information and Important Dates

    General Information
    This year’s 8th Grade Graduation Ceremony and Farewell Celebration will take place on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.  The ceremony will begin at 6:30pm, light appetizers and desserts will be served at 7:30pm, and the 8th grade (student only) party will take place from 8:00 – 10:00pm.

    "Week of" Volunteer Information
    We need 15+ 7th and 8th grade parents to assist on June 8th and 9th with setting up the gym for the ceremony, decorating, and chaperoning and cleaning up after the party/dance.
    - Monday, June 8: Rehearsal, 2:00pm in the Gym
    - Tuesday, June 9: Ceremony & Setup 

    Volunteer Link
    We need lots of volunteers to make this event a success. Thank you in advance for your support.  A sign up genius for 'week of' help is sent out (and posted) closer to these dates for volunteers to sign up.

    8th Grade Graduation Volunteers:  Sign Up Closed
    8th Grade Celebration Donations:  Donations can be made by clicking on the 8th Grade Graduation tab in the store in MySchoolAnywhere

    Important Dates
    Date TBD
    - Photos Due  for the Then/Now 8th Grade Farewell Video. Information on Then/Now Video - Coming soon

    Date TBD - Taping of Walk Out Video from 1:10pm-1:40pm. Rain Date TBD. Information on the Walk Out Video.

    Monday, June 8th
    Graduation Rehearsal during the school day. (Students Only)

    Tuesday, June 9th
    7th Grade Parent VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
    8th Grade Graduation Volunteers:  Sign Up Closed

      • Ceremony Set-Up (Gym): 1:00pm - 4:00pm
      • Dance Set-Up (Cafeteria): 1:00pm - 4:00pm
      • Reception (Front Loop or Media Center Lobby): 6:00pm - 8:30pm
      • Party/Dance Chaperones/Clean-Up: 7:00pm - 10:30pm

    Tuesday, June 9, 2020

    Arrival:
    6:00 p.m. Students Arrive
    Ceremony:
    6:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Gym
    Reception:
    7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Front or Media Center Lobby
    Dance:
    8:00 - 10:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria