Parent Cafe, an opportunity for parents to share and learn together, presents its meeting schedule for February. We are off to a great start so far this year. Several counties have seen significant growth, and we have had some really powerful programing this month. Please do keep sharing with others in your agencies and any family you know who could use the peer support. Thank you again for your help in spreading the word and all that you do on behalf of children and families! February All County Flyer 2019
Congratulations to our BCJHS January "Students of the Month" Josh Clegg and Lilly Voils!!
Attached is information on my upcoming Parent Cafes in the January. In addition to my cafe schedule, there is a flyer for an upcoming Provider Cafe Lunch & Learn in Bedford on January 22nd. This is a great opportunity for social service providers to experience what a Parent Cafe is like while networking with other providers. The link below will take you to the registration page for this event. I hope to see you there! Please feel free to share this information with your networks and via your agency social media pages. Thank you for your continued support and all that you do for children and families. Happy Holidays!
provider-cafe-lunch-learn- tickets-53156849568Lawrence County Lunch & Learn flyer Jan Parent Cafe 2019 flyer
Congratulations to Mr. Finley, Mr. Lyng and all the BCJHS band and choir students for an outstanding concert On Wednesday, December 12th. It was amazing!!
Over the last month and a half, the 8th grade students has been participating in a Government in Action Simulation in Social Studies. Students have researched an issue that they think should be a law, drafted sample legislation, and then have simulated the process by which a bill become a law. A big thanks to Mr. Potts and Mr. Schwenk for organizing this amazing experience and to Senator Koch for taking time from his very busy schedule to hear some of our students formally present their bills!!
Congratulations to this year's BCJHS "We the People" team. They placed 2nd out of 14 schools that qualified for this year's state finals. We are very proud of them!!
This year's BCJHS STEM Showcase was held on Wednesday, December 5th in the Brown County Junior High Gymnasium. The showcase is designed to profile student work created using technology across multiple disciplines of learning as well as projects created using the engineering design process. A big thanks to all of our community STEM partners who participated in the event: NSWC Crane, Cummins, Faurecia, IVY Tech, Columbus Vocational Center, Purdue University, LHP Engineering Solutions, Mainstream Fiber Networks, Cook Medical, Performance Services, Regional Opportunity Initiative, Eagle Manufacturing, and Columbus Regional Hospital.
The Reality Store is an opportunity for students to think seriously about their future by experiencing some of the financial challenges they will face as adults. Additionally, this exercise also encourages students to think seriously about the level of education they will need in order to reach their future career goals. A big thanks to all of our community partners who make this event possible each year!
Congratulations to the BCJHS December "Students of the Month" Lillee Sheckles and Naje Bedja!!
The annual BCJHS STEM Showcase will be held on Wednesday, December 5th from 6-8pm. We hope you can join us for a great evening of STEM!