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8th Grade Parent Night at BGHS

8th Grade Parent Night will be held at the Bowling Green High School Theater on March 1st at 5:30 p.m.   Make plans to attend and learn about the Freshman LEAD Academy and the registration process.  Follow @BGHSLEADAcademy on Twitter for updates.

BGISD to Make Up Days Missed 2017-18 Calendar Edited February 5

BGISD will be in session February 19, March 15, and March 16 to make up days missed for snow.

8th Grade Final Exam Schedule

8th Grade Final Exams

Final Exams may NOT be taken early, nor with they be given after Winter Break.

2018-19 School Calendar Survey

The District Calendar Committee would like your opinions to assist with developing a 2018-19 school calendar. This survey is the first step in the process. A calendar recommendation will be presented for a first reading at the Board of Education on November 13. The calendar will be approved at the December Board of Education meeting, December 11th. 

Please complete this survey by October 27, 2017. 

Update on BGJHS from Superintendent Fields

Superintendent Gary Fields has sent the following message to faculty, staff and BGJHS parents and guardians as an update to the post about Bowling Green Junior High circulating on social media.

Solar Eclipse Letter to Parents/Guardians

A letter was sent via email to all parents and guardians regarding the Solar Eclipse.  A copy of the letter can be found at: http://ow.ly/fDEF30esvQE

If you did not receive an email, it means we do not have a current email on file for you.  Please login to your Parent Portal Account and update your information.  Thank you!

Schedule Change Requests

Schedule Change

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Login to IC Portal to Complete Online Registration Online Registration available now on IC Portal.

Parents and guardians of students in the Bowling Green Independent School District have the opportunity to complete most “back-to-school” paperwork online. Online registration is provided through Infinite Campus Parent Portal and eliminates the need for paper forms such as the annual enrollment form, school/district field trip permission, release agreements, etc.

17 Seventh Grade Students Earn Recognition for ACT Scores

Seventeen 7th graders have earned ACT scores that rival or surpass high school juniors or seniors and have received recognition by the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP). These academically talented students from Bowling Green Junior High took the ACT College Entrance Exam earlier this year sitting alongside older peers.

Purple Parent Preview Night/FREE Chili Supper

Make plans to attend our Purple Parent Preview Night and FREE Chili Supper on September 14th from 5:30-8:00 p.m.  Enjoy a FREE chili supper and experience a glimpse in to your child's class schedule, meet their teachers and experience Middle School all over again!  It is going to a fun evening!


Fall Festival

Mark your calendars for this year's BGJHS Fall Festival!  October 27th from 6pm-8pm.  FREE Chili Supper, Silent Auction, Games, Vendor Fair, and more!  $5 advance ticket/$25 family/ $7 at the door.  

BGJHS Fall Festival Flyer

Vendor Fair Participants

2017-18 Parent Needs Assessment

How can we serve you better?  Please complete this year's Parent Needs Assessment Survey online by clicking on the link below.  

2017-18 Parent Needs Assessment

K-PREP Testing Dates

K-PREP Testing Dates this year are May 3-9, 2018.  

Please avoid scheduling school day appointments during this timeframe.  Thank you!

Track Tryouts

Any student interested in trying out for this year’s BGJHS Track Team should pick up a Track Tryout Packet from Mr. Shanklin in the Choir Room or you may download it HERE.

BGHS Swim & Dive Team Sign-Ups

Practice for the 2017/2018 Purples Swim and Dive team starts Monday, October 9, 2017.  If you are interested in joining the 2017/2018 Purples Swim and Dive team, you need to do the following: 

1.     Go to the following Google Forms link to complete the electronic registration form!  We need this information asap!




Winter Weather Communication Two steps to receive text message alerts.

During the winter months, school officials keep a close watch on the weather. If the decision is made to delay or close school, our district will make every effort to notify parents, guardians, employees and the community as soon as possible. With few exceptions, the decision to delay or close school is made by 5:45 a.m., before buses begin morning routes.

2017 Calendar Girl

The 2017 Calendar Girl Pageant will take place on Sunday, September 17th at 4 PM in the BGJHS Auditorium. 


Attendance Matters #everystudenteveryday

Attendance Matters

5th Grade Transition Parent Meetings at Elementary Schools

Click HERE for information regarding 5th Grade Transition Parent meetings in April. 

6th Grade Jumpstart Dates

All incoming 6th graders are invited to Jumpstart to 6th Grade at BGJHS this Summer! Jumpstart is an opportunity for students to become familiar with the layout of the Jr. High, meet some teachers, make new friends, and learn about the fun you will have in 6th grade!  A light breakfast and lunch will be served.

Summer Office Hours

9am-2pm Monday through Friday with the following exceptions:

June 20-23 - OFFICE CLOSED

June 26-July 7 - OFFICE CLOSED

Friday Hours beginning June 16th:  8am-12pm


New Kentucky Immunization Requirements for 2018-2019 New Immunization Requirement for 2018-2019

An amendment to the Kentucky Administrative Regulation added new immunization requirements beginning with the 2018-2019 school year. Effective July 1, 2018, ALL students in kindergarten through 12th grade must show proof of having received two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine and students 16 or older must show proof of having received two doses of Meningococcal ACWY (MenACWY) to attend school.

BGJHS Baseball Info

For those interested in trying out for BGJHS Baseball:

1) Sign up for the remind text as soon as possible. All baseball communication will be conducted via the
Remind App

a. Send text to 81010

b. In the body of the text, enter @bgjhspr

2017-18 School Supply Lists
Fall 2017 Sports Tryout Information

Interested in trying out for a Fall Sport?  Click on the link below to see a listing of tryout information. Don't forget to get an updated sports physical.

2017 Fall Sports Tryout Information

BGJHS Math Counts Places Third at State

The BGJHS Math Counts team earned 3rd place overall at the State Mathcounts competition on Saturday, March 25th.  Samuel Chang placed 8th individually and earned a 4 year scholarship to the University of Kentucky or University of Louisville.  Jason Zhang placed 15th individually and Mei Fukushima placed 26th individually. This 3rd place finish is the highest finish for BGJHS in the past 18 years.

Team Members are Jason Zhang, Samuel Chang, Mei Fukushima, Harrison Gover, Sahil Chhabra, and Anmol Sandhu.

2017-18 Updated Dress Code

At the March SBDM meeting, the Dress Code was updated.  Click on the link below for details.


BGJHS Newsletter
2017-18 Yearbook On Sale Now Yearbook

It’s time to order your yearbook!

Cost: $30/$35 after Spring Break
Customization Prices are listed on website and flyer.
Make Checks Payable to BGJHS or Order Online

If you have any questions, email Ms. Wolf at
dianna.wolf@bgreen.kyschools.us or
visit: http://www.b-g.k12.ky.us/olc/page.aspx?id=107852&s=1232


2017-18 OPEN HOUSE

Thursday, August 3, 2017

4:30-6:30 p.m.

Schedule Pick-Up in the Gym

Weekly Grade Level Emails

Grade Level Emails for the week of: March 19, 2018

6th Grade

7th Grade
7th Grade End of the Year Field Trip Permission Slip (DUE APRIL 18th)

8th Grade
End of the Year Field Trip Permission Slip (DUE MARCH 28th)
Waiver Form

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