News & Announcements
SAVE THE DATE - College Jump-Start Sessions
It has become increasingly more important to apply early to colleges in order to get accepted and receive the best financial aid packages. Therefore, we are inviting you to plan to attend one of the two College Jump-Start sessions August 3 or August 4 from 9:00 a.m. until about noon in the BMHS Media Center. These sessions are geared toward the senior student, but parents and younger students are welcome to attend.
Topics that will be covered:
1. Working with your guidance counselor about college applications
2. Applications (Common App, Universal, Supplementals)
3. Naviance (how to maximize the use of Naviance with the process)
4. Terms to Know
5. Standardized Testing: ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests (should you retake? Timelines?)
6. Declaring a Major
7. Reach, Match & Safety: Why to Use this Strategy
8. Recommendations: Tips
9. Essays: Quick Hits on Crafting a Great Essay
10. Campus Visits (it is not too late)
11. Alumni/Scholarship Interviews
12. Getting to the Short List
13. Scholarships and Financial Aid: what to tell your parents
14. Deadlines that matter The focus of this jump-start is not to be all-encompassing, but rather quick tips about the topics and help in starting the process before school starts.
2017 Graduation Handshake/Candid Photos
View the Graduation handshake photos by clicking on the link below and entering any valid email address. NO password is necessary. https://cavanaughphotography.shootproof.com/gallery/4534506/
Parent Information for the 2017-18 school year :
View the important message regarding Infinite Campus Parent Portal and Final Forms
Do you like to travel? Explore cultures, new foods, sites and more.
Listen up students in grades 7 through 12!!! Find out about the many exciting opportunities by visiting the links of various opportunities coming up next year and years following:
BCSD Travel Opportunities
2017-2018 Immunization Requirements for Current 10th and 11th graders
The immunization letter regarding requirements for the 2017-2018 school year are mentioned in a letter (click below on Immunization Letter 2017 BMHS). Current 10th and 11th graders need to pay close attention in order to be compliant with the Meningococcal vaccine.
Polaris Satellite Videos Serve as Informational Tools
The links below are new Polaris Satellite Videos highlighting programs offered in our district. These videos serve as informational tools for parents, students and families about the Polaris Satellite offerings.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8CvIYTnqm4 - High School Gateway
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVA-E156ryU - Special Admissions
2016 National Academic Recognition of Berea-Midpark High School Students
Each year, Berea-Midpark High School students participate in standardized testing opportunities that measure the academic achievement of school-aged participants across the United States. A number of present Berea-Midpark High students and recent 2016 graduates has been nationally recognized by the College Board organization for their achievements on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) and/or College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Exams. Berea-Midpark High School proudly announces the following 2016 distinguished student accomplishments: Download the complete list of 2016 student accomplishments
Student Fee accounts have been updated and are available for review. Please log-in to your Parent Portal account to view your students’ fees posted in Infinite Campus.
For parents that would like to make payments electronically, fees can also be viewed on the PayForIt.net web site once you have created an account and added your students to your account. Credit card and electronic check payments may be processed through PayForIt.
All buildings accept cash and check payments, but cannot process a credit card payment for you on site.
Fees are due within 30 days of October 1st. This includes any past due amounts, instructional fees, first semester class fees and posted fees for upcoming events (i.e. field trips). Accounts with unpaid fees after the due date may be submitted to a collection company for further action.
Since much information is communicated via email, please check your profile information in the Parent Portal and update any changes to your information including adding/changing an email address.
If you have not established an account in the Parent Portal, please contact your school to get information on setting up an account.