The Bellows Falls Union High School will hold Class Night on Wednesday, June 14th at 7:00 p.m. The class of 2017 graduation ceremonies will be held the following evening, June 15th at 6:30 p.m. Graduates will wear their purple and white caps and gowns to both events. On Class Night, graduates will be recognized with the presentation of local scholarships. The greater Bellows Falls community has typically awarded over $200,000 in local scholarships each year. Graduation ceremonies will be held outdoors in the front of the high school, weather permitting. Parents, relatives and friends are all welcome. The concert band and chorus will perform at the events.
It is a pleasure to announce that Duane “DJ” Snide, Jr. has been awarded the Bellows Falls Union High School June Elk’s Student of the Month. “DJ,” a senior, is the son of Duane Snide and Tammy Pratt.
DJ is a dedicated student whose positive energy and willingness to help is a benefit to any group or activity in which he participates. DJ is the type of student that makes a school and community look good. He is unfailingly polite and a pleasure to be around. Always upbeat and good natured, DJ works hard in his classes by giving 100%. As a member of the BFUHS National Honor Society, he is attentive to class discussions, class activities and to his assignments. His work is always completed on time, and often goes above the assignment expectations. DJ pays attention to detail, works hard to improve his skills and is willing to put in the extra time to clearly grasp difficult concepts. A very kind, courteous student, DJ is respectful and works hard. Through his positive attitude and willing acceptance of responsibility, DJ is well liked and respected by the staff and students at BFUHS. Continue reading
It is a pleasure to announce that Arianna Morton has been named the May Elk’s Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Arianna, a senior, is the daughter of Tim and Anne Morton of Rockingham. As a dedicated student, Arianna goes above and beyond to complete her assignments which meet and exceed scholarly standards. She is a leader in the classroom, and is always willing to help her classmates when they struggle. Continue reading
It is a pleasure the announce that Tegan Jowett has been named the April Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Tegan, a senior, is the daughter of Fredrick Jowett and Shonda Breland of Bellows Falls. A hard working student, Tegan is dedicated to her classes and works hard to improve her skills. She is respectful, responsible, and an asset to any class or group that she joins. Always willing to help, Tegan is a quiet leader who is patient, open and friendly. She comes to school every day willing to work hard and learn as much as she can. Continue reading
It is a pleasure to announce that Tehya Martin has been named the March Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Tehya, a senior, is the daughter of Shamus Martin and April DeSoto of Saxtons River. Tehya is a conscientious student who comes to school every day and works to do well in her classes. She splits her academic day between BFUHS and the River Valley Technical Center where she is enrolled in the Audio/Video Production class. Always willing to put in extra work and time to do well, she asks insightful, clarifying questions to make sure she knows exactly what she needs to do for every assignment and/ or project that is assigned. Continue reading
It is a pleasure to announce that Colin King has been named the Bellows Falls Union High School February Elk’s Student of the Month. Colin, a senior, is the son of Terry King of Westminster, and the late Tammy Shattuck of Bellows Falls. As a dedicated student, Colin is clearly deserving of this award. Colin works hard in his classes and is always willing to put in the extra time needed to improve his skills. He is concerned about doing well, has applied himself to his work, and works hard to overcome challenges. Colin is a good role model to others, and he leads by example. Continue reading