TALKMAIL Message Monday,
February 10th, 2020
Course selection process began in Homeroom class today. Grade 9, 10 and 11 students will have another
Homeroom period tomorrow to finish up their selections. On the BMHS website, parents will be able to
view the course selection forms under the title QUICK LINKS (on the right side
of the page) and the presentations for each department provided to students
last week under the documents tab at the top.
These documents are available if you wish to discuss this with your
child prior to the sheet coming home on Friday, February 14th for
The green student profile sheets were sent home for
updates today. Please have your child return the verified form as
soon as possible to the Homeroom teacher at the school. It is vital that we have correct information
for your child in case of an emergency.
Grade 10 students will receive more information about the
initiative below on Feb. 18th
during a short assembly:
ATLANTIC YOUTH CHALLENGE TO PREVENT
DRUGGED DRIVING – THE PROGRAM
In Atlantic Canada, the John
Howard Societies, RCMP, Université de Moncton, and local high schools are
coming together to deliver a Challenge to Youth to Prevent Drugged Driving.
Through professionally guided, youth led school campaigns, students will be
presented with messages which will enable them to make informed, healthier
decisions regarding cannabis use and decrease the problematic behavior of
The evidenced based program design guides students to become
advocates for positive change in respect to cannabis use and drugged driving.
Students are asked non identifier survey questions, at the beginning and end of
the school campaigns, which would indicate if the program positively influenced
their decision-making and reduced risk behaviors. Schools whose students led
the most informative and creative messaging are provided the opportunity to
continue their message through community engagement activities. If
there are any interested leaders from Grade 10 who would like to support this
initiative, please give your name to the main office.
There will be no school on Monday, February 17th
due to Family day holiday