Frequently Asked Questions

Last Updated: 9/17/2020 9:47 PM

What are the school hours?
7:50 a.m. to 3:20 p.m.

What are the Main Office hours? 
7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

What time do the doors open? 
7:30 a.m. Students should not be in the building before 7:30 a.m. unless they are with a staff member.

What is the Visitor Sign-In Procedure? 
All visitors must come to the Main Entrance on Memorial Drive to sign in. All Visitors will be asked to sign-in on the computer, and wear a visitor sticker. When you leave the building, visitors must sign-out in the Main Office.

What to do if my child will be absent from school? 
In the event that a student absence is necessary, parents/guardians must contact the school the morning of the absence or send a note in advance of the absences to excuse the absence.

To leave an absence message please call 920-361-2000 dial "1" and listen for the attendance line prompt. Give your child's name, date of absence and reason for the absence. When a student is absent and the parent/guardian has not contacted the school, an automated message will be sent to your designated contact advising of the absence.

How do I get a copy of my transcript? 
Transcripts are processed electronically. Please visit Parchment to order your transcript. Ordering transcripts online is safe, efficient, and accurate. The Parchment website accepts requests 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Most requests are processed and received within 48 hours. Most colleges and universities in Wisconsin, as well as many other institutions across the nation, accept and prefer to receive transcripts electronically. (There is a small fee per transcript request.) If you graduated prior to 2009, you can request your transcript from the High School office using this form and dropping it off or mailing it to the Berlin High School Office 222 Memorial Drive Berlin, WI 54923.

When do report cards get sent out? 
Report cards and fees are generally mailed 7-10 days after a trimester ends. All grades and fees are  also available through PowerSchool. You can check your child's grades throughout the year using your PowerSchool Parent Login.

How do I update my contact information? 
PowerSchool is the best way for students/families to update contact information. If you move or change phone numbers or emails, you can make these changes through PowerSchool.

What is the best way to find out what is going on at the high school? The high school sends out a monthly newsletter. It is sent electronically to every student and their parent(s)/guardian(s). Another great way to stay in touch is by the visiting the website or liking Berlin High School on Facebook. 

How do I enroll my child at the high school? 
Please visit the registration page for more information.

What are graduation requirements? 
Visit our student services website for more information.

What scholarships are available? 
Visit our student services website for more information.

How do I apply for the FAFSA? 
You can visit the FAFSA website for more information.

How can I get help with the FAFSA? 
To get free FAFSA help, visit College Goal Wisconsin.

Health Question 1: Can the school provide my child with a pain reliever?
No. Under no circumstances will school personnel provide aspirin or other over-the-counter medication without a properly filed Request for Administration of Medication form

Health Question 2: Can my child carry his/her own medication at school?
Yes. With a properly filed request for Administration of Medication form, over-the-counter medication and with a properly filed request for Administration of Prescription Medication form, prescription medication may be carried and self-administered by students in grades 9 – 12 with the exception of controlled substance medication.H

How do I order a yearbook or  yearbook ad and what are the Senior Photo requirements for the yearbook?
1. You can purchase a yearbook on the Jostens website. Please see the attached flyer for more information.

2.  You can purchase a senior recognition ad on the Jostens website. Please see the attached flyer for more information.
3. Senior photos can be submitted directly to the Jostens website online or submitted via CD to the High School Office. Please review the Senior Portrait requirements before submitting.

Contact Us

Bryant Bednarek, Principal
920-361-2000 ext 1001

Colleen Pariso, Vice Principal
920-361-2000 ext 1016

Joe Stellmacher, Athletic Director
920-361-2000 ext 1016

Sarah Judas, Attendance & Registration
920-361-2000 ext 1005

Missy Gravunder, BHS Secretary
920-361-2000 ext 1000

Laura Sobieski, BHS Secretary
920-361-2000 ext 1020

Berlin High School
222 Memorial Drive
Berlin, WI 54923
920-361-2005 (fax)