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2017-2018 Yearbooks are available for pick up. Students, go to room 133 at lunch.http://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/6322017-2018 Yearbooks are available for pick up. Students, go to room 133 at lunch.
PICTURE RETAKE DAY IS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12 (8AM-10AM)http://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/624PICTURE RETAKE DAY IS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12 (8AM-10AM)
NEW STUDENT ONLINE REGISTRATIONShttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/623NEW STUDENT ONLINE REGISTRATIONS<p><span style="margin:0px;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"><font color="#000000"><font size="3">All SCDSB schools will be closed starting July 7</font><sup><font size="2">th</font></sup></font><font color="#000000" size="3"> and will reopen on August 27, 2018. For information on registering your child for the 2018-2019 school year, please visit the SCDSB website at </font></span><font size="3"><a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/"><span style="margin:0px;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0563c1">www.scdsb.on.ca</font></span></span></a><span style="margin:0px;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"><font color="#000000"> and the “Registration” section for details on completing</font><span style="margin:0px;color:red;"> </span><font color="#000000">an online application to register.  </font><span style="margin:0px;color:black;">For general inquiries over the summer months, please contact the SCDSB Education Centre at 705-728-7570. Please note, summer office hours at the Education Centre are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Thursday, starting the week of July 9. The Education Centre is located at 1170 Highway 26 in Midhurst.</span></span></font>​</p>
Six Ways To Reduce Cellphone Addiction - The Starhttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/615Six Ways To Reduce Cellphone Addiction - The Star<table width="90%" role="presentation" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" style="background:white;border-width:1pt medium;border-style:dotted none;border-color:#c8c8c8 currentcolor;margin:0px;width:90%;overflow:auto;"><tbody><tr style="border-spacing:0px;"><td width="250" valign="top" style="margin:0px;padding:15pt 15pt 15pt 0.75pt;border:0px #000000;width:187.5pt;display:table-cell;background-color:transparent;"><p style="background:white;margin:20px 0px 0px;"><span style="margin:0px;display:none;"></span> </p></td><td valign="top" style="margin:0px;padding:0in;border:0px #000000;display:table-cell;background-color:transparent;"><p style="margin:20px 0px 0px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:#0078d7;font-family:"segoe ui light",sans-serif;font-size:16pt;"><a href="https://www.thestar.com/life/relationships/advice/2018/05/28/six-ways-to-reduce-cellphone-addiction.html" target="_blank"><span style="margin:0px;text-decoration:none;"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0000ff">Six ways to reduce cellphone addiction | The Star</font></span></span></a></span></p><p style="margin:20px 0px 0px;line-height:10.5pt;"><span style="margin:0px;color:#666666;font-family:"segoe ui",sans-serif;font-size:10.5pt;"><a href="http://www.thestar.com/"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0000ff">www.thestar.com</font></span></a></span></p><p style="margin:20px 0px 0px;line-height:15pt;"><span style="margin:0px;color:#666666;font-family:"segoe ui",sans-serif;font-size:10.5pt;">A few weeks ago I woke up in the middle of the night to go pee and subconsciously grabbed my leg looking for my cellphone. And that’s when I knew. Studies have linked cellphone dependence with anxiety, increased heart rate and blood pressure and mental health issues in adolescents. (Dreamstime ...</span></p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>​</p>
September 21st Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/639September 21st Announcements<p>​</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><font color="#000000"><span style="margin:0px;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">1.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Need to relax and rest your mind?  Need a quiet space to unwind? Come for a mindful meditation session today from 10:55-11:25 in Room 202. All students are welcome!</font></span></font></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">2.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Yesterday the BUCS Cross Country team ran hard at their first race in Wasaga. <span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Dana McBride placed 6th in Senior girls & Ryan Jensen was in the top twenty for Senior Boys.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Diana Zinovjeva, Hannah Simmonds, Pablo Rodas & Aidan Varley all raced a personal best in their first high school race!<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Way to go BUCS!</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">3.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">The Terry Fox run is next Thursday and you only have to donate $10. If your entire class donates, you'll get a pizza party to celebrate! To help reach our ultimate goal of $3000, we provided something as motivation. At each goal, you'll get to see some of your favorite teachers kiss a pig including Ms. Faria, Mr. Dyck, Mr. Ball, most of the science teachers, and even more. If and when we raise $3000, Mr. Rayner himself will kiss the pig too! Also, if you have a spare third period, students can donate their money at the library or guidance office. So if you want to see some teachers kiss a pig, be sure to donate $10 for Ten for Terry!</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">4.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Hey Bucs! Spirit day is next week and the theme is EXTREME house colour day! Wear you house colour and for every additional item you wear that represents your house colour, you'll receive extra points. So dress in your colour on the 26th.</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><font color="#000000"><span style="margin:0px;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">5.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">This is an announcement for all those who auditioned for the musical Revue. We were thrilled with the amount of talent we saw and as such will be holding callbacks next Thursday (after school) to help us make final decisions.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>The names of those who received a callback will be posted TODAY outside the drama room door at the beginning of lunch. Be sure to read the posted instructions regarding how to prepare for your callback. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Wroblewski.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>If you did not receive a callback, you unfortunately will not be performing in the show, but please speak to Mr. Hughes if you are interested in helping out back stage.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Thanks again to everyone who had the courage to audition!</font></span></font></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><font color="#000000"><span style="margin:0px;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">6.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span></font><font color="#000000"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Congratulations to Tiffany Nguyen who won the Green Team water bottle from yesterday’s club fair.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Your bottle in in the main office.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>Green Team will be meet on Thursday at the start of lunch in room 125.<span style="margin:0px;">  </span>New members are welcome!</font></font></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;text-indent:-0.25in;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><span style="margin:0px;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">7.</font><span style="font:7pt "times new roman";margin:0px;font-size-adjust:none;font-stretch:normal;">       </span></span></span><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri"><font size="3">Dear Grads,<span style="margin:0px;">  </span></font></font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Planning next year to go to post-secondary on your own</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">But trying to avoid a really costly loan?</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Never fear</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">We are here</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Please don't bemoan!</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">On Monday in room 212 at lunch Malley will try not to be funny</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">It's really serious business when you're talking about free money!</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">That's right.  A quick scholarship info session will happen on Monday at 11:00 am in room 212.  </font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">If you're planning to gain more knowledge, </font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">By attending university or college</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 0px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">If you come without delay,</font></span></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 10.66px 48px;"><span style="margin:0px;color:black;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">You may lessen what you pay.</font></span></p> <font face="Calibri"></font><font size="3"></font><font color="#000000"></font><font face="Times New Roman"></font><p><br></p>
September 20th Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/638September 20th Announcements<p>​</p><p>1.      Please excuse the boys' soccer team from class today at 10:40 to get ready for their games in Barrie.  Soccer players should get organized, eat lunch and board the bus by 11:00 am.  Make sure to bring any missing forms.</p><p>2.      Teachers, Please dismiss the cross country running team at 1:15 for their race.  Runners are to get dressed and meet in the front foyer by 1:30.  Let's go BUCS!</p><p>3.      Hey BDHS, Do you LOVE sports and have spirit. Come out to room 173 TODAY at lunch and join the BUCS Athletic Council. Let's make this a great year in sports! Go BUCS!</p><p>4.      Hey Bucs! There will be a club fair held TODAY in the foyer for all students.  So during lunch, come on down to check out all of the cool clubs that you could be a part of today.  The Terry Fox Run is next week and tickets will be sold at a minimum of $10. Your third period teachers will be selling them to you starting today and ending the 25th. Remember that if you have a class buyout, your entire class will get a pizza party. Donations will still be accepted until the day of the event which is Sept 26th, but you won't be able to participate in the event if you pay the day of. So if you want to join the run, be sure to donate $10 either today or the days leading up to the 25th.<br><br>5.      Come on out to The NET, formerly known as The GSA.  What's The NET, you ask? It is a safe space where we meet regularly in support of Equity, Inclusion and Diversity for like-minded people.  See Mrs A-P, Mrs Brownlee, and Ms Pernar if you have any questions or would like to share some ideas.  Coming to a Wednesday near you this fall in Rm 219.  More details to follow in the coming weeks!<br><br>6.      Do you have a passion for science? Want to earn Grade 12 math and science credits while attending the Ontario Science Centre School of Science? See guidance for more information. Applications are due in early April.<br></p><p><br></p>
September 19th Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/637September 19th Announcements<p>1.      A reminder that the first senior boys' soccer game is tomorrow.  The bus will be leaving at 11:00 - we'll meet in the foyer right at the start of lunch.  Make sure to bring any missing forms or money.</p><p>2.      Gamers! The gaming club will be meeting today in Room 202. All new members are welcome!  Need to relax and rest your mind? Come for a mindful meditation session this Friday from 10:55-11:25 in Room 202. All students are welcome!</p><p>3.      Do you have a passion for science? Want to earn Grade 12 math and science credits while attending the Ontario Science Centre School of Science? See guidance for more information. Applications are due in early April.<br><br>4.       The junior boys' volleyball team will be hosting Innisdale today after school. Players…be ready to warm up at 2:45. <br></p><p>​</p>
September 18th Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/636September 18th Announcements<p>​1.       Attention musicians!  Our first jazz band rehearsal is tomorrow at lunch in the music room!! See you all there!<br>2.      Photography club meets today in room 133, this is a room change.  We will meet in room 133 which is the com tech room.  New members welcome.<br>3.      There is a brief but important football meeting today at lunch in room 225.  All players must attend.<br>4.       The Future Aces will be meeting this Wednesday at lunch in room 223.  See you there!<br>5.       Gamers! The gaming club will be meeting tomorrow in Room 202. All new members are welcome!  Need to relax and rest your mind today? Come for a mindful meditation session today from 10:55-11:25 in Room 202. All students are welcome!<br>6.       Junior boy's volleyball team…please meet for a 15 minute meeting at the beginning of lunch in the large gym. <br>7.       There is a senior boys' soccer practice today after school.  Make sure to bring your permission form and money.  Soccer today after school.<br></p>
September 17th Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/635September 17th Announcements<p>1.      Senior boys' soccer players are reminded to hand in their permission forms and fees to Mr. Humphries at the beginning of lunch outside the cafeteria.  There will be a mandatory soccer practice tomorrow after school to prepare for our games on Thursday.<br><br>2.      There will be a junior boys' volleyball practice today after school in preparation for Wednesday's home game.<br><br>3.      If you haven't bought your SACs, SPCs, or yearbooks yet, come to the foyer today during lunch to buy them. If you haven't gotten your SPC cards yet, make sure to bring your receipts to pick them up as well. So come down today, tomorrow or Wednesday to get them but the very last day to do so is Wednesday!<br><br>4.      Hey Bucs!  The Juno trip to Europe is now full.  If you are still interested and would like to be added to the wait list, please see Ms. Armstrong or Ms. Lane in the history office.  Thanks for everyone's interest.  Looking forward to a great trip!<br><br>5.      Hey Bucs! Spirit day is next week and it's extreme house colour day! Make sure to wear your house colour and for every additional item you wear in that colour, you'll earn extra house points. So be sure to showcase your Buccaneer spirit on the 26th!<br><br>6.      Hey Bucs! So you already know that Terry Fox Run is coming up, but this year we decided to add fun activities such as an obstacle course around the track, games on the field and best of all, we will be providing a BBQ lunch for you all to eat. Also if everyone in your class buys a ticket for the run, your third-period class will get a PIZZA PARTY! So make sure to give $10 to your third-period teacher from September 19th-26th.<br><br>7.      The Future Aces will be meeting this Wednesday at lunch in room 223.  See you there!<br><br>8.      Do you have a passion for science? Want to earn Grade 12 math and science credits while attending the Ontario Science Centre School of Science? See guidance for more information. Applications are due in early April.<br><br>9.      The photography club meets tomorrow in room 230, new members welcome.​</p>
September 14th Announcementshttp://bdh.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/634September 14th Announcements<p>​</p><p>1.      Today is picture day.  Please listen for the letter of your last name to be called.</p><p>2.      ACTORS! SINGERS! DANCERS! TODAY is the day...Come to the Drama Room TODAY, at the beginning of lunch, to hear more about our Musical Review and sign up for an audition.  If you have any questions, please speak with Mrs. Wroblewski, Mrs. Paton or Mr. Hughes. SEE YOU THERE!</p><p>3.      Hey Bucs! Student council spirit day will be on September 26th. This time it's EXTREME house colour day! So wear something that represents your house colour and for every additional piece of item you wear, including face paint, you will be awarded extra house points! So make sure you do your house proud!<br><br>4.       The junior boys' volleyball team roster will be posted on the large gym doors at the beginning of lunch today. Thank you to all who tried out. <br><br>5.       Do you have a passion for science? Want to earn Grade 12 math and science credits while attending the Ontario Science Centre School of Science? See guidance for more information. Applications are due in early April.<br><br>6.       Senior boys' soccer players are to hand in their permission forms and money outside the cafeteria at lunch today.  Next practice Tuesday.<br></p><p><br></p>