BHS

Blacksburg High School
3401 Bruin Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Phone: 540-951-5706, Fax: 540-951-5714
Principal: Brian Kitts
Assistant Principal: Mary Fain
Assistant Principal: Amanda Weidner
Assistant Principal: Chris Stewart
Athletic Director: Peter Lyell

Mission Statement
Blacksburg High School provides high expectations along with effective and appropriate support as we prepare our students to reach their potential as responsible citizens, compassionate human beings, and lifelong learners. 

 

IMPORTANT LINKS 

 

BHS Football Summer Itinerary 

Class of 2015 Information

Blacksburg High School Hall of Fame 

Guidance Calendar 

Student Portal First Time Log-in 

Student Portal Instructions 

 VDOE Practice Items to Prepare for SOL Questions

 

 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 

AUGUST 2014

 8/4

Freshmen and New Student Orientation - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

8/4

Baseline Concussion Testing at 2 pm - meet in the Cafeteria - contact Ian Smith, Athletic Trainer, at iansmith@mcps.org with any questions

8/5

Volleyball Tryouts from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at BMS

8/6

Teacher Return - MCPS All-County Opening

8/6

Volleyball Tryouts from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at BMS

8/7

Upperclass Orientation - Seniors at 4:00 pm, Juniors at 5:00 pm, Sophomores at 6:00 pm

8/8

Parent Meeting for Volleyball at 6:30 pm in the BHS Cafeteria

 8/11

Freshman and New Student Orientation & "Meet the Teachers" - 9:00 am - 11:30 am

 8/12

First Day of School

8/12 - 8/14

Cheer Tryouts from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm in the BHS Auxiliary Gym

8/21

Jr. Class Ring Delivery in the Cafeteria during lunch

8/26

Open House - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

8/27

Class Ring Adjustments in the Cafeteria during lunch

8/28

College Application Process for parents of Seniors in BHS Auditorium at 6:30 pm

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

9/1

SCHOOLS CLOSED - Labor Day

9/5

Powder Puff Game

9/9

Underclass Pictures

9/12

Interim Reports

9/18

Wells Farge Cup Celebration

9/19

Winning Choices Assembly

9/19

College Day at NRCC

9/23

2-1/2 Hour Early Release for Students

9/23

Club Day

9/30

Post-Secondary Planning for parents of Juniors in BHS Auditorium at 6:30 pm

 

OCTOBER 2014

10/6 - 10/11

Homecoming Week

 10/11

Homecoming Dance

 10/14

End of First Nine Weeks

 10/14

Underclass Picture Re-Takes (AM)

 10/14

Senior Portrait Make-Ups (PM)

 10/16

2-1/2 Hour Early Release for Students

 10/16

Parent Teacher Conferences

 10/21

Report Cards

 10/23

2-1/2 Hour Early Release for Students

 10/23

Club Day

 

NOVEMBER 2014

11/3

Senior Class Graduation Assembly

11/4

SCHOOLS CLOSED - MCPS Work Day/Staff Development

11/12

Graduation Orders for Senior Girls in the Cafeteria during lunch

11/13

Graduation Orders for Senior Boys in the Cafeteria during lunch

11/15

PSAT Testing at BHS

11/17

Interim Reports

11/17

2-1/2 Hour Early Release for Students

11/25

Thanksgiving Basket Assembly

11/26 - 11/28

SCHOOLS CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holiday

 

DECEMBER 2014

12/15 - 12/19

Mid-term Exams

12/19

End of Second Nine Weeks

12/19

2-1/2 Hour Early Release for Students

12/20 - 12/31

SCHOOLS CLOSED - Winter Break