- Seussical, Jr. Update - Bring your family to this year's school production, Seussical, Jr. The 3-8 cast and crew have been working hard, and we are sure you will enjoy the performance. Tickets may be purchased before and after school in front of the Media Center. $10 students, $12 adults
- Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 4:30
- Thursday, Jan. 29 at 7pm
- Friday, Jan. 30 at 7pm
- QIII Choice Hours began Jan. 26 - Choice Hour Change Forms will be available here on January 30 at 4pm. Change Forms are due back by Thursday, February 5 by 4pm. Changes are made on a first-come, first-served basis, as there are limited openings in the listed classes.
- Enrollment Timeline for Openings in 2015-16 School Year:
- Jan. 15: Public Lottery, 6pm, BCS Media Center
- Jan. 23: 4pm, Previous Year's Waitlist Expires
- Jan. 28: Deadline for Acceptance of Enrollment at 4pm
- BCS Enrollment Information and timeline. .
- 2014-2015 BCS Snow Club - Snow Club will again be at Pine Knob on Tuesdays this winter. Students will leave by bus at 3:30pm and return to the BCS parking lot at 8:30pm. Click here for more information. Snow Club dates are:
January 13, 20, 27 February 3, 10, & 24 (makeup).
- Important Attendance Reporting Changes! - BPS has made some adjustments to our attendance policy (and daily attendance recording) in response to new Department of Education mandates. These changes should not affect the average absence. However, there will be impact on those who frequently miss school and have nonexempt absences. To see the new policy (Board Policy 5200) that will go to the Board of Education for approval in January, please review the information and changes by clicking here. Additionally, find a newly required "Extended Absence Form" here. Should you have any questions about the policy, please contact Mark Morawski or Jason Hill.
- BCS 2014-15 YEARBOOKS - The yearbook is available to purchase for $40. Parents can order online by visiting our Yearbook page or by printing out the order form, filling it out, and attaching payment (payable to BCS).
- PTSA Directory Update
- Like us on Facebook! - Click here to visit our new Facebook page.
- The Ripple Effect -- A new BCS newsletter subtitled Sharing the Stories of BCS Students Making a Difference in the Lives of Others is a wonderful snapshot of some of the great work and learning that is ongoing at BCS.
Read Issue 2 - Spring 2014 [PDF 674kb]
Is your family missing from the BCS Directory?? We are missing many new students. If you have not entered your information, you will have a chance to verify your information online once the registration period starts.
If you would like to check your entry, send an email to email@example.com with your student's name and grade and our directory volunteers will let you know!
Did you know? Every student in our school has to have their parent or guardian read the first two pages of the "Concussion Awareness Educational Material," complete the third page with the student's name and parent/guardian signature, and return the signed form back to the BCS office where it will be placed in the student's file per direction from the state. Click here to download, read, print page 3, complete and return signed form to the BCS office. Thank you!
The BCS PTSA has many opportunities to help make next year a great school year. See PTSA home page for a summary of the activities and a SignUp link.
Birmingham Covington School Virtual Tour. Click here to take a virtual tour of BCS (launches a new YouTube window).
BCS Lottery Results and Wait List for 2014-2015 School Year -- Click here for more info.
Monthly Calendar views, print, ...
BPS District Calendar
2014-2015 BPS Yearlong Calendar
- BCS Wins National Recognition - Birmingham Covington School was just recognized as one of The 50 Best Middle Schools in the U.S. by TheBestSchools.org. They are the only school from Michigan to be designated with this honor by The Best Schools. TheBestSchools.org selected BCS based on several weighted factors, including academic excellence, NAEP scores, state assessment scores, received awards and rankings, geographical diversity, and reputation. Congratulations to BCS staff, students and families for this outstanding recognition.
BCS has been selected by Microsoft as one of 80 outstanding Mentor Schools from around the world! Our application, video and other documents clearly showed our school’s passion for and efforts toward innovative teaching and learning. Please click here for the full list of Mentor Schools winners from around the world.
The 2013 Elementary Science Olympiad teams took first and eighth places at the district competition. Get all the details here.
Our Joberts 56 students' Doing Business in Birmingham Project placed first in the Collaboration category at the Microsoft Global Forum in Prague. Microsoft recognized BCS as being one of the top innovative schools in the world. See full article here.
Did you know?
... NAN’S KIDS - No student is ever excluded from an activity at BCS for financial reasons. We have a fund at BCS called Nan’s Kids to assist families. Please let administration know if you have a student who needs this assistance. All information is kept confidential.
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