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  • 11/7/18 1:18 PM

    We want to inform you that BHS was just put on a brief Lock-Out due to police activity near our school.  Students were once again held safely in their classrooms. The lock-out has been lifted and we have resumed our normal schedule.  

    Shelly Genereux

    Brighton High School

    Principal

    (303)655-4201

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  • Update: 11/7/18 12:03 PM

    Dear BHS Parents and Guardians,

     

    We want to thank you for your patience and cooperation as we investigated a possible threat on our campus.  We are relieved to share that the Brighton Police Department has completed their initial investigation and have cleared us to resume to a normal schedule.  BHS takes all reports very seriously as the safety of our students and staff is of utmost importance.  It is our shared responsibility to ensure the safety of BHS, and I would encourage all us to be active in reporting unusual, suspicious, or anything out of the ordinary to BHS staff or the Brighton Police Department.  Thanks again for your cooperation.

    Shelly Genereux

    Brighton High School

    Principal

    (303)655-4201

     

    Estimados padres BHS y guardianes,

    Queremos darle las gracias por su paciencia y cooperación como investigamos una posible amenaza en nuestro campus. Se relevan para compartir que el Departamento de policía de Brighton ha terminado su investigación inicial y hayan sido nosotros retomar un horario normal. BHS toma todos los informes muy en serio como la seguridad de nuestros estudiantes y el personal es de suma importancia. Es nuestra responsabilidad compartida para garantizar la seguridad de BHS, y todos los activos en informes inusuales, sospechosas, o cualquier cosa fuera de lo común para personal BHS o el Departamento de policía de Brighton animo a. Gracias de nuevo por su cooperación.

    Shelly Genereux

    Brighton High School

    Principal

    (303)655-4201

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  • 11/7/18 11:56

    The BHS Lock Out has been lifted. Students have been released to A lunch and 4th period. 

     

    11/7/18 11:30 

     

    Brighton High School Students are on a LOCK OUT. We will continue to communicate as new information is obtained. All students and staff are safe. 

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    Sign up for Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Girls Swimming, and Wrestling at www.FamilyID.com.  DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 2ND, late registrations will not be accepted.
     
    TO GAIN CLEARANCE FOR SPORTS, Students must:
    • Register on FamilyID
    • Provide a current sports physical from a licensed physician (good for 1 year)
    • Pay the $135 participation fee and have all District fees/fines paid (check student Infinite Campus account).  If Students are eligible for a fee waiver, an eligibility letter from Nutrition Services must be presented to the Athletics Office.
    • Create a student account on www.ArbiterAthlete.com.  Once an account is created it is used for all sports for all years of high school.
    • Meet CHSAA eligibility standards.  If a student has transferred to BHS this year, is a homeschool student, or an international exchange student, they must complete the appropriate CHSAA forms through Arbiter Athlete.
    • Meet grade, behavior and attendance expectations.  Grades are checked weekly, attendance is checked daily.
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  • Attention All Seniors, if you want your Senior Picture in the 2018-19 Yearbook, you must submit them to Mr. Daigle in the Yearbook Room - CA202 by September 21st.  If you have any questions, see Mr. Daigle or any Yearbook Staff Member.

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  • Student Parking Permit - CHANGES for 2018-19 School Year

    In order to better utilize the limited number of parking spots we have available in the student parking lots, we will NOT be issuing reserved parking spots in the Student Parking lot. Parking in the student lots will be on a first come first serve basis, however, any student who desires to park on the BHS Campus MUST have a parking permit affixed to the rear window of their car and must be registered in the main office.  Student can register their cars and obtain their parking permits in the main office on Thursday, August 2nd from 8am to 1pm and on Friday, August 3rd from 2pm to 4:00pm. Students will need to provide their driver’s license, registration and proof of insurance. Also, if you need an additional parking permit because you may be borrowing your parent's car, you can purchase a 2nd permit for $2.00.  In order to get this second permit, you must provide YOUR driver's license and the 2nd car's registration and proof of insurance.  All permits must be affixed to rear window of car prior to parking in the student lots.

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Welcome to BHS

  • Dear Brighton Students, Parents and Community Members,

    Welcome to Brighton High School, home of the Bulldogs. BHS is one of the first comprehensive high schools in Colorado dating back to the late 1800s. Our school is located in the heart of the Brighton community. The Brighton community is located northeast of Denver, Colorado.

    Thank you for taking a moment to explore information about one of the finest high schools in the United States. Brighton High School has a long tradition of excellence in all facets of student life. Our faculty is focused on helping every student achieve every single day. We are an accredited AVID school preparing and supporting our students to be life long learners and to challenge them to go farther and achieve their dreams. All students are encouraged to take the most challenging course work possible in order to be ready for a very competitive global economy. In order for our students to challenge themselves, we offer both Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) classes in many different content areas.

    We are very proud of our authentic “Bulldog Spirit” as we participate and compete with the top high schools in Colorado in athletics, activities, performing arts, visual arts and academic achievement. We have wonderful teenagers attending BHS who consistently push themselves to learn and achieve.

    Please feel free to contact us for more information at 303-655-4200


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District News

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    Brighton School Resource Officer will talk to parents about Internet Safety on Nov. 28

    Brighton Police Officer Justin Stadler will talk to parents about Internet Safety and Social Media on Wednesday, November 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the 27J District Training Room, at 80 S. 8th Ave. in Brighton. Officer Stadler is the School Resource Officer for the Innovations and Options campus. The event is part of a Parent Informational Series offered by the Innovations and Options high school campus. The presentation is called, “Internet Safety and Social Media: What You Need To Know.” Through this presentation, Officer Stadler will help parents and guardians to understand the good, the bad and the ugly of Internet use, and how to use social media in a healthy way. Parents will learn what apps to be aware of, and how to manage screen time. This presentation is free and open to the public and parents of students of all ages are invited to attend. For more information, call 303-655-2850.

     

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  • 27J Schools employees and business partners recognized for their efforts to make the four-day week a success!

    27J Schools moved to a four-day student contact week this year and while the transition is still in its infancy, local businesses and 27J employees are getting behind the District’s plan. Businesses have embraced Mondays by providing additional programming and discounts for families and students. District faculty and staff are rising to the occasion by taking advantage of the opportunities provided by the four-day week through collaboration to provide the best educational opportunities for our students. For more information and a complete list of awardees, click here.

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  • Brighton High students and teacher to be recognized at National Scholastic Press Association and Journalism Education Association national convention

     

    Brighton High School Instructional Coach and Reflections Yearbook Advisor Justin S. Daigle has achieved the Certified Journalism Educator renewal status from the Journalism Education Association (JEA). Daigle will be honored November 3, 2018 at the fall JEA/NSPA national convention in Chicago, Illinois.

     

    High school senior and yearbook Editor-in-Chief Samantha DeMers and 2018 graduate Will Satler are National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) finalists in three categories:

    • Best Use of Social Media Reporting (new category): William Satler
    • Best Use of Social Media Promotion (new category): Samantha DeMers and William Satler
    • Portfolio of the Year (new category): William Satler

     

    Both the finalists and the winners will be recognized at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention, Nov. 1-4, 2018 in Chicago. The top winners in each category will receive plaques and the finalists will receive certificates.

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  • 27J Schools Demographic Update

    During the September 25 Board of Education meeting, Bob Templeton with Templeton Demographics presented information concerning the district enrollment growth trends. The presentation covered economic conditions in the Denver-metro area, enrollment growth and current and future residential development and growth. 

     

    Highlights include: new home sales in 27J have grown 30% in the past two years, groundwork is currently underway on approximately 10,900 lots within our District and enrollment in 27J is projected to reach over 22,000 by 2023. Demographic Update - September 2018

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  • Brighton High’s Ted Halbert Named to Prestigious NEA Global Fellowship

    Brighton High English Literature and Theater teacher Ted (Edward) Halbert has been selected by the National Education Association (NEA) Foundation to participate in the 2019 Global Learning Fellowship (GLF). The NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship increases access to global training and experiences by providing global education professional development opportunities for K-12 public school educators. Read more.

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  • A familiar face at South Elementary will lead the school in 2018

    School District 27J is pleased to announce that former student and current South Elementary Assistant Principal Kristen Puzio has been selected to  take over as school Principal after Kay Collins retires at the end of the school year. Read more.

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