Mrs. Mary Shields
Contact me at: 304-326-7148
The Testing Window for Westest 2 Online Writing Assessment is scheduled for Feb.Mar., 2013.
The Testing Window for the Westest 2 is scheduled for May 13-17, 2013.
Any homeschooled BMS student is entitled to take these tests, if parents/guardians contact the BMS counselor @ 304-326-7148 a couple of months in advance to give enough notice for the state to include the student on the roster of students being tested.
2013 Criminal Justice Summer Camp will be held on Monday, June 24th through Friday, June 28th at Glenville State College Campus. Registration fee is $350.00 but will be discounted to $300.00 if registered by April 30th. Applications can be picked up ion the counselor’s office. For more information, contact Ron Taylor at Ronald.Taylor@glenvill.edu or call 304-462-3090.
Camp Kno-Koma is a Diabetes Camp open to diabetic children ages 7 through 15 to be held at Greenbrier Youth Camp, located in the Monongahela National Forest, near Anthony, WV. The camp will be held the week of July 14th-20th, 2013. Visit the website at www.campknokoma.com to download an application or call 866-899-8156 for information.
WV Sheriff's Association Youth Leadership Academy- is now accepting applications to be a Cadet, 14-July 19, 2013 at Camp Ona in Milton, WV. All eigth grade students who will be enrolled as a Freshman for Fall 2013 are eligible. The application must be completed and postmarked to the WV Sherriff's Association by Friday, May 17, 2013,150 students will be selected. The Academy includes eduational topics on mock crime scenes, violence prevention, bomb squad demo, canine demonstrations and investigative techniques. Please stop by the counselor's office to obtain an application or call Rudi at the WV Sheriff's Association at 304-345-2232.
The West Virginia Univeristy College of Engineering and Mineral Resources will be hosting summer camps this July. These camps will focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The middle school camp is only a day camp, no overnight stay is required. The cost is $350, scholarships are available for students that need financial assistance. Please visit www.statler.wv.edu/prospective/camps for more information on finances.
SUMMER SCHOOL 2013 Registration
High School students for the 2013-2014 school year, can start registering for summer school at Notre Dame High School. This must be done prior to the first day of class, cash or money order only. No Checks will be accepted. Money orders are to be made out to Notre Dame High School, 127 East Pike Street, Clarksburg, WV 26301.
- Session 1: June 12-June 25 (10 days) 7:30am-2:30 pm
- Session 2: June 26- July 10 (10 days) 7:30am-2:30 pm
Tuition is $150.00 per session, $300.00 per credit, this must be paid prior to the first day of class. Session 1 must be paid by May 10, 2013. Students must atttend every class. Please stop by the counselor's office for the registration form and a list of classes that are available.
RESA 7 TESTING OUT PROGRAM
RESA 7 is offering a Testing Out Program for those students who would like to test out of a particular high school course for the 2013-2014 school year. These tests will be administered the week of July 22nd-July 26th, 2013 and are scheduled to be given at Bridgeport Middle School. Dates of specific exams will not be available until June, after names and test areas have been received from all county offices. Students will then be notified of the date and time they are to report to take their assigned exam. Information and application forms will be available in Mrs. Shields’ office. Any questions, call Mrs. Shields @ 304-326-7148.
COMMON CORE STANDARDS FOR MATH
The county Math webpage contains some important information concerning the Common Core State Standards. There is specific information for students, parents, teachers and administrators that helps explain the direction that the state and county are headed. Grant Spencer, the Secondary Math Coach for Harrison County, will update this site with curriculum maps and other important information as it becomes available. https://sites.google.com/site/612mathematics/common-core.