The Oakland Schools Scripps Regional Spelling Bee will be held in February 2020, for students in grades 5-8. Schools interested in participating can register online at spellingbee.com by October 15, 2019.
News & Information
Alana's Foundation in partnership with the Michigan Community Wellness Visiting Nurse Association will be holding a free Flu Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Booth Center. This opportunity is available to both staff and community members. If you are interested, please view additional information and forms as well as RSVP.
safeTalk will provide Suicide Prevention Training for ages 15+ at the Oakland County Executive Building Conference Center on Monday, October 7, 2019, from 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Registration is available online. Questions? Contact Kat Polmear at 248.858.7171 or email@example.com.
Oakland County Health Division and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) are reminding residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites as seven cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) were recently confirmed in Southwest Michigan.
Join in on the fun! Bowers School Farm Fall Festival is Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6, 2019. After the Fall Festival closes for the day on October 5, join us for an after-hours fundraiser featuring craft beverages from Griffin Claw Brewery and music by the Square Pegs.
Mary Cobb, life-long educator and beloved teacher of Eastover Elementary received the Little Library Dedication in loving memory. Mary’s love of literacy and community is encapsulated by the mission of The Little Free Library - a nonprofit organization that inspires a love of reading, builds community, and sparks creativity by fostering neighborhood book exchanges.
Bloomfield Hills Schools is proud to welcome our new teachers! Learn more about them by visiting www.bloomfield.org/newteachers
The 2019 Western Oakland County Parenting Education Fair will be Saturday, November 2, 2019.
The BHS Foundation Grant Application is now available! Applications are due by October 21, 2019, and grants will be awarded by November 22. For complete grant details, please visit www.bloomfield.org/support/grants
To make a donation to the BHSF in support of grants for BHS, please visit www.bloomfield.org/give
For questions or more information, please contact BHSF Executive Directive, Cathie Badalamenti at 248.341.5465.
Celebrate Hope in Partnership with Bloomfield Hills Schools invites parents/guardians of children with disabilities to attend a Parent Social on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Franklin Grill. Please RSVP if you plan on attending. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 989.980.7699.
Join Bloomfield Hills Schools DHH staff at the Deaf Day Celebration on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Southfield Civic Center. Admission is free.
Families are automatically signed up to receive communication from their child's school, teachers, and Bloomfield Hills Schools. Instructions for updating this information are available at www.bloomfield.org/notifications. Here you can manage your contact preferences as they pertains to text, email, and phone call notifications.
Congratulations to BHHS senior, Aneesa Sheikh, for be selected as Miss Michigan Teen 2020!
- Only district in Michigan to offer tuition-free K-12 IBO curriculum
- Visible Thinking based on Harvard research
- Sustainability education and Michigan-certified Green Schools
- 90% of high school seniors are accepted to their first choice college or university
- MAP (Maximizing Academic Potential) Services available throughout district
- BHS graduation rate: 98%; Graduates who attend college or university: 94%
- Average of 19 annual National Merit Scholars winners
- SAT and ACT scores are well-above national averages
- 22 Advanced Placement programs in high school
- Five world languages taught: Chinese, German, French, Spanish, and American Sign Language
- 82% of faculty have masters degrees or higher and all teach in their major field of study
- Elementary school average class size: 19 in grades K-2; 24 in grades 3-5
- Middle school average class size: 26
- Award-winning Fine/Performing Arts and Athletics programs
- E.L. Johnson Nature Center and Charles L. Bowers School Farm offer extended classroom environments for all grades
- Award-winning radio and television production stations
- Many academic clubs and activities in which students can participate
- BHS philosophy of educating the whole child (intellectual, emotional, social)
- School environments are physically, emotionally and intellectually safe for students
- Diverse student body supports unity and acceptance
- Variety of programs offered to constructively resolve conflicts
- Community service is required for graduation