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BHS News

  • Brighton High School is hosting the College Funding Coach on September 26th from 7:00-8:30 pm in the auditorium. This event is for any family wanting to learn how to pay for college. The College Funding Coach was founded in 2002 to help families better understand the complexities of paying for college and make higher education more affordable. The College Funding Coach has established an approach that helps parents understand the college funding process, reduce their out-of-pocket expenses, and balance the challenge of saving for college and retirement simultaneously. This is a free educational event.  Please register by clicking here.

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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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  • One-2-Web Student & Parent Information Now Available

    District 27J is moving to a One-2-Web platform for instruction and learning for our students to ensure they have access to the tools and resources essential to learning for 2039 and beyond.  All students at BHS will be issued Chromebooks enabling them to access all educational tools inside the classroom as well as at home. Students will NOT be issued textbooks in most of the core content classes, as all of the materials for these classes is being migrated to ditial resources in 27J.  Technology will be used when it is the best educational tool for the learning situation. Teachers will still use the best research based instructional practices to expose students to a variety of learning experiences in order to prepare them for post secondary readiness.

    Chromebooks will be issued to students starting on August 14th in their first hour classes.  Any student who does not have a first hour class can go to the presentation room on August 14th & 15th during their lunches or off hours to get one issued to them.

    A $55 per year fee for use, maintenance, insurance and licensing will be assessed to all students.  To offset this fee, many core class fees have been eliminated or reduced. Detailed information on the 27J issued chromebooks will be available the first week in August.  This will include information on chromebook use and care as well as damage/repair processes and procedure. We will send a notice to families via School Messenger once this information is available.

    CLICK HERE to view the One-2-Web Student Guide and FAQ sheet for detailed information about the use, care and expectations for using Chromebooks in District 27J.


     

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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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  • BHS Yearbook Wins CSPA Crown award:

     

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  • BHS Social Media:

    Be sure to always check out whats happening on our Twitter and Instagram pages

    Twitter click here / Instagram click here / BHS Student goverment page click here

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  • IC registration How to:

    Students, want to request a course (Elective) now you can in Infinite Campus.Click here to find out how.


     

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BHS eFlyers

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

  • Prairie View High School Homecoming Week Sept. 17-22

    Prairie View High School will hold Homecoming Week for 2018 the week of Sept. 17-22. The week will start on Sept. 17 with a Talent Show in the Prairie View High School Auditorium at 6 p.m. A Peach Fuzz Boy's Volleyball game will be at PVHS on Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. Powder Puff Flag Football and a bonfire will be on Sept. 19 starting at 6 p.m. A Homecoming Football game against Northglenn High will be on Sept. 21 in the stadium at 7 p.m. and Royalty will be announced at halftime. A Homecoming dance with the theme "A trip around the world" will be held on Sept. 22

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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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  • Newly selected Brighton High Principal has worn many hats - student, alumna, teacher, Assistant Principal and now Principal

    School District 27J is proud to announce that Brighton High alumna and current Assistant Principal Shelly L. Genereux has been selected, from a competitive pool of candidates, to serve as the next Principal of Brighton High School. Read more.

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  • Board of Education recognizes Reaching Out "Apprentice" Award recipients

    Everyone who has started a position or occupation begins as an Apprentice. That person usually has the knowledge of a subject, but actually learning the skills of the trade and the work environment is a new learning curve for that individual. Learning those subtle proficiencies that are needed to complete a project or interact with other people or students. The apprentice has learned from the master therefore can use those learned skills in other projects that will come in the future of the apprentice.

     

    With 27J’s “construction” theme for this school-year’s Reaching Out Awards, the Board of Education recognized employees who are new to the district or new to a different job position since July 1, 2017. 

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  • 27J celebrates Earth Day by announcing nearly 100 trees saved using Peachjar

    School District 27J is committed to environmental conservation. In an effort to better serve the community while saving trees, 27J switched to digital flyer delivery with Peachjar in 2017. Since its inception, 27J has saved 799,917 sheets of paper and 96 trees! Read more.

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