Principal's Message

Dear Students, Welcome Back! You are, indeed, privileged to be able to attend school in such a magnificent, second-to-none facility. We have an obligation to do our very best and to take care of our beautiful campus. The Bainbridge High School Bearfacts Student Handbook provides information about the programs and policies for students at BHS. Although it is not possible to list each ...

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Daily Bulletin February 9, 2016

Thought for the Day:  Good people are like candles; they burn themselves up to give others light.

Daily Bulletin, February 8, 2015

Thought for the Day:  The moment you’re ready to quit is usually the moment right before the miracle happens.  Don’t give up.

Daily Bulletin, February 3, 2016

Thought for the Day:  The only limits in life are the ones you make.

Daily Bulletin, February 2, 2016

Thought for the Day:  Always to your best.  What you plant now, you will harvest later.

Move on When Ready/Open House 2/08/2016

BHS Guidance Counselors will host a "Move on When Ready" Parent Meeting, Monday, February 8th at 5:00 P.M. in the BHS Media Center.  Parents of rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders are encouraged to attend.

Bainbridge State College will also have representatives from the admissions office attending the workshop.

BHS Open House will follow, beginning at 6:00 P.M.

Georgia Parent Survey

Georgia Parent Survey

The Georgia Parent Survey is also modeled after the student survey and contains 24 questions. Parents may complete the survey using their personal computer, smartphones or tablet.  For parents that do not have access to the Internet, school administrators should consider scheduling dates and times to allow parents to complete the Georgia Parent Survey at school.  All parents should be encouraged to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey because the data will be used as part of the calculation of the School Climate Star Rating. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis.  Individual data results from the Georgia Parent Survey will not be available to the public and will not be posted online.  The URL address for the Georgia Parent Survey is posted below.

Student Climate Surveys

Georgia Student Health Survey 2.0 
There are two versions of the Georgia Student Health Survey (GSHS) 2.0. The first version is for middle and high school students (grades 6 – 12), and the second version is a short survey for elementary students (grades 3-5). At least 75% of students at each grade level (3-12) must participate in the GSHS 2.0 to be eligible for the School Climate Star Rating. Please make plans for your elementary, middle and high school students to participate in the GSHS 2.0. Survey responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education for analysis. The GSHS 2.0 is also available in Spanish. Students may select the Spanish version by clicking Español within the survey. The URL addresses for the elementary, middle and high school surveys are posted below.

Teachers, Parents, and Stakeholders . . .Participate in Surveys

From Pam Smith, GaDOE Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Georgia Department of Education

On January 14, 2016, the State Board of Education granted permission to post the draft Science and Social Studies GSE for 60 days of public review and comment.

Governor’s Office of Highway Safety Awards SADD Grant

In an effort to involve Georgia students in reducing injury and death to young drivers, Bainbridge High School in Bainbridge, Ga is proud to announce their receipt of a $2,500.00 Students Against Destructive Decisions grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.

Petition for Awarding of High School Diploma

If you failed to graduate from Bainbridge High School solely due to failing the Georgia High School Graduation Test or the Georgia High School Writing Test or the Basic Skills Test you may complete this form to petition the Decatur County Board of Education. Your eligibility to receive a high school diploma will be determined based on the graduation requirements in effect when you first entered ninth grade.

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