The Wordsmiths of Berlin and the BHS music department are sponsoring a songwriting contest, open now through Friday, March 13th (the first week into third tri). Top three entries receive cash prizes. Any BHS student songwriter or a songwriting pair may submit one original song of any musical genre. The song must include school-appropriate lyrics.
In order to enter, three elements must be submitted to one of the contest officials, Mr. Reise or Mr. Cory Willhite:
A copy of the lyrics.
A digital recording of the song performed (either audio or video)
A one- to two-page essay describing the songwriting process (inspirations, themes, challenges, successes, etc.)
Recordings of the songs do NOT need to be performed by the songwriters.
This is a chance to showcase your talent, have a voice, and receive some recognition for your creativity. More details are available on the school website. Good Luck!
Students - please check the Lost & Found table located in front of the main office.
2/10/20 - 2/28/20
The Dodgeball Tournament is March 6th and the sign up sheet is in the office. For more information, please refer to the posters located around school.
2/18/20 - 2/26/20
The Berlin Kettle Moraine Conference Trap team will have registration at the Berlin Conservation Club on Feb. 29th from 9-Noon. The first shoot is set for March 17th. This is also the registration day for The Central Wisconsin Youth Trap League. If you have any questions see Mr. Trampf.
Congratulations to both of our swimming relays for placing 15th at the State meet. Cheer and Stunt finished 9th overall at their Sectional Competition. Nice job Ladies. A HUGE Congratulations goes out to Brady Wagner, Preston Morgan, and CJ Kurczek for qualifying for the STATE Wrestling meet later this week in Madison.
2/18/20 - 2/26/20
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and the Boys & Girls Club is partnering with Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services to provide a presentation and Q&A on the subject of teen dating violence. Middle and high school students are encouraged to attend with a parent/guardian. The presentation is February 26th from 5:00pm - 6:30pm at the Boys & Girls Club.
2/18/20 - 2/26/20
The Berlin High School All Night Trivia contest is approaching! The 34th annual contest will take place on Friday March 27th through Saturday March 28th. We will take the first 12 teams to have their paperwork properly completed and submitted to Mr. Sanderfoot. Paperwork is now available for teams to begin the sign-up process in Room A236. There will be a pre-contest meeting during CIA on Thursday, March 12th. Mark your calendars and please see Mr. Sanderfoot with any questions.
2/18/20 - 2/24/20
Are you a current high school junior or senior and interested in a career in law enforcement or a related field? The Wisconsin American Legion offers a Law Enforcement Academy that will be held June 22 – 26, 2020 at the Wisconsin State Patrol Training Academy at Ft. McCoy. The academy is free to all cadets! Deadline to apply is February 25, 2020. Stop in Student Services for an application
2/19/20 - 2/27/20
Anyone interested in joining the track team this spring should attend the informational meeting on Thursday, February 27 in the PE classroom during CIA starting at 2:55 p.m. If you have any interest at all, please come and pick up some information and listen to the overview of the program. Consider being a part of the track and field program!
Only 33% of teens who were in a violent relationship ever told anyone about the abuse. February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. Help spread awareness and wear at least 50% purple on Friday February 28th. The Fifth hour class with the most participation will win treats from Mrs. Keyes’s Practical Living class.