Senior Information

2017 Graduation Invitation
Choose one of the following easy and convenient ways to place your Graduation Announcement order: 1. At school during lunch on Friday, January 27th! 2. At our student center Monday through Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM (address below)! 3. Mail the order form along with your $100 deposit or full payment (if less) by February 17th to: Scholastic Images/Balfour 2955 Horizon Park Drive, Suite D Suwanee, GA 30024 4. On-line until March 20th at www.gabalfour.com (price increase effective February 20th)!

SENIOR DATES OF IMPORTANCE

Probe Fair - Wednesday, Sept 13th 8:30-11:30 am at UWG
Senior Portrait Picture Make-Up for annual only, Sept. 19th 8:30 am
COMPASS Placement Exam - TBD, Oct
Senior parent/student information session- Monday, Sept 26th 6pm, cafeteria
Homecoming Parade - Oct. 7th @ 3:30
Homecoming - Oct. 7th 7:30 PM
Senior Class Meeting - Oct. 17th 8:30AM
Red Devil 5K Run - Thursday Oct. 13th
Oct 21st- Senior Yearbook Ad deposit or full payment due. Dec 1st- Pictures due to Mrs. Whitman Balfour-10/25/16-during all lunches (Grad invitations, gear, etc.)

Ga Apply to College Day - Tuesday, November 15th, Science computer lab
Financial Aid Workshop with GSFC Representative- Monday, Oct 17th, 6pm, cafeteria
Register and take the ACT or SAT as soon as possible. www.actstudent.org
Start applying to colleges once you receive your scores from ACT or SAT.
Apply for scholarships. (Many scholarship deadlines are Jan. 31st so don't wait)
Senior dues ($100) can be paid at anytime at www.gabalfour.com (This includes your cap, gown, diploma and diploma cover)
GRADUATION FEE / ORDER DATE- January 27th $100
Cap and Gown Pictures - Feb. TBD date and time
Apr. 1st - Senior Dues go up $20 so the total will be $120.00
Prom - March 18th at BHS
Senior Exams TBD
May 12th Baccalaureate Practice - students will report to Bowdon Baptist at 10:00 AM (Do not report to the school unless told to do so). After practice we will walk to a restaurant in town and eat lunch (school will pay). You will then be dismissed and will not have to report to school.
May 15th Baccalaureate and Senior Honors Night- Bowdon Baptist Church (6:30)
TBD Senior-walk at BES and BMS. (Wear cap and gown)
May 18th - Graduation. Graduation practice on football field at 10:30 AM. This is a mandatory practice. After practice, the senior parents will hold a cookout at the field for the seniors and teachers. This is totally done by the parents and the school has no part in it. Seniors will be responsible for donating money or food for this function. Money must be given to a senior officer and checks do not need to be made out to BHS!! See a class officer for info.
May 18th -Report to football field by 7:30 and start lining up for graduation. Do not be late!!!