Bruin News

All-District Band

posted by Steven Shultz

From Director of Bands Mr. Jerald Lancaster:

Congratulations to the following Band students who will represent Bethel High School in the District 8 All-District Band.
They Are:
Symphonic Band:
Seth Weber
Lorenzo Tinsley
Michael Nguyen
Alex Payne
Concert Band:
Darrion Chandler
Cameryn Norris
Elijah Roberson

In addition, Alex Payne qualifies to audition for the All-VA Band

Semester Exam - Important Change!

posted Jan 19, 2017, 6:31 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 19, 2017, 7:33 AM ]

Please note that the First Semester Exam Schedule has been changed due to inclement weather days.
Monday, January 23rd is no longer an exam day, it will be a regular school day and will be a Gold day.
Exams will now start on Tuesday, January 24th and end on Friday, January 27th.
The new schedule is:

   Tue, Jan 24  Wed, Jan 25 Thu, Jan 26  Fri, Jan 27
First Exam, 8:20 - 10:20
Green 1
 Gold 1
Green 3
 Gold 3
 Second Exam, 10:30 - 12:30
 Green 2
 Gold 2
 Green 4
 Gold 4

Dismissal is 12:30 every day.
Students will NOT report on Monday, January 30th, it is a Teacher Work Day/Professional Development.
The Second Semester begins on Tuesday, January 31st, and will be a Green day.

Click here for complete exam and exemption information. NOTE - this is different from the letter
that was sent home, it has been updated with the new dates.

Bacote tops 1,000 points!

posted Jan 18, 2017, 8:03 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 18, 2017, 8:03 AM ]

Congratulations to Cam Bacote on going over 1,000 points for his Bethel career!

Rising 9th Grade Information Night

posted Jan 17, 2017, 11:50 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 18, 2017, 11:08 AM ]

Coming to Bethel next year? Don't miss Rising 9th Grade Information Night!
Thursday, February 9th @ 6:00 pm, BHS Auditorium

Dual Enrollment Sessions

posted Jan 17, 2017, 11:37 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 17, 2017, 11:37 AM ]

Golden Sensations Dance Exhibition

posted Jan 12, 2017, 6:07 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 12, 2017, 6:07 AM ]

Golden Sensations is hosting a Dance Exhibition January 20th at BHS.
See below for details (click the image for a larger view):

Back to School!

posted Jan 11, 2017, 12:30 PM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 11, 2017, 12:30 PM ]

Due to the significant amount of melting and improved road conditions, Hampton City Schools will open on a regular schedule on Thursday, Jan. 12.

School Closures

posted Jan 7, 2017, 1:47 PM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Jan 7, 2017, 1:48 PM ]

Based on current impassable neighborhood roads & sustained frigid temperatures, Hampton schools & offices will be closed on Monday, January 9 & Tuesday, January 10.
All after school and evening activities are also cancelled. 
We hope this advance notification will enable our families to plan accordingly.

Forensics Scores at New Kent

posted Dec 15, 2016, 9:17 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Dec 15, 2016, 9:18 AM ]


Congrats to the Forensics team for their success at New Kent!

Serious Duo Interpretation
 - Mayli Swalef and Jaiden Jenkins - 2nd 

Humorous Interpretation
 - Jayliah Bryant - 2nd 
 - Omaya Shahata - 4th 

Prose Interpretation
 - Victor Adejayan - 4th 

NASA Visit

posted Dec 11, 2016, 6:47 AM by Steven Shultz   [ updated Dec 11, 2016, 6:55 AM ]

Bruins visited NASA and got to meet the First African American NASA Administrator appointed by President Obama, Charles F. Bolden, Jr., have a discussion with him, and also met the NASA Chief Historian, Bill Barry. (Click here for a larger slide show.)

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