The Bath County High School FBLA Club would like to congratulate the following FBLA State and Virginia Western Community College Regional competition winners. The Desktop Publishing team finished 4th in the state competition at FBLA State Leadership Conference in Reston, Virginia on April 10-11. Eighteen FBLA members competed on the regional level where 13 students placed in 9 events. Mrs. Jane K. McMullen is the adviser.
State and Regional Winners
Grace H. and Molly W.-2nd Place-Desktop Publishing (Region) and Qualified for STATE
They then took 4th Place in the FBLA State Competiton.
Nikki M., Jenny Q., and JD V. took 1st Place Management Decision Making (Team) and Qualified for STATE.
Dom E. took 2nd Place in Accounting and Qualified for STATE.
Ali M. and Emily A. took 2nd Place in Banking & Financial Systems and Qualified for STATE.
Katie V. took 4th Place in Health Care Administration
Sophia B. took 4th Place in Intro. to Business Communications
Max W. took 5th Place in Business Calculations
Kendall K. took 5th Place in Business Communications
Cole N. took 5th Place in Intro. to Business
FBLA members who also competed on the regional level include Blake W., Allison S., Kaitlyn F., Aly D. and Britney C.
The Valley AeroSpace Team visited the BCHS 8th and 9th grade students on April 1 as part of a Science Department Program to introduce the students to practical applications of science. The students spent the morning learning about the physics and math of rocketry. Afterwards, the students used the afternoon to build and launch the rockets.
Bath County High School students from Mertz Career and Technical Education classes took third place in the KidWind contest, a competition to design an efficient wind powered electric generator. Additionally, they won the Judges Choice Award for their innovation in design. This design was a result of the collaborative effort of students in Technology Education, Electricity and Carpentry classes. The team now advances to the regional competition to be held at James Madison University on April 25th.
Bath County High School students attended the Beta Club Convention in Richmond Virginia on March 21st and 22nd. Virginia K. placed first place in 2d mixed media and also first place in on-site art acrylic painting. She can advance to nationals in on-site art. Saul P. placed 2nd place in single color photo, and Noah B. placed first place in group monochromatic photo.
The banner placed second and will advance to nationals. The scrapbook placed third.
On March 13th, the Math Department at BCHS celebrated n March 13th, the Math Department at BCHS celebrated Pi Day. Pi Day celebrates the ratio of the circumference of a circle to it's diameter. Pi is an irrational number, meaning that the digits never repeat themselves and it never terminates. The first million digits of Pi can be found here. Pi is often shortened to 3.14. This year was special because the date 3/14/15 descibed the first 5 digits of Pi (3.1415) and at exactly 9.26:53 AM Pi was described to 10 digits (3.141592653). Thank you to the teachers and students in the Math Department for this great learning experience. The department is now looking forward to Square Root Day on 4/4/16.
Congratulations to BCHS student Gabrielle who correctly spelled "chintzy" to win this year's Bath County Public Schools Spelling Bee.
March 12, 2015 from 9AM to 1PM in the BCHS Auditorium.
Students aged 16 and 17 can donate with parental permission.
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