posted Mar 27, 2017, 6:00 AM by Karen Lively



MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017


SUPER BOWL BREAKFAST MARCH 29:  Brainerd High School was selected through a grant to receive a free breakfast for all students.   This grant is is intended to promote Minnesota hosting next year's Super Bowl.  The free breakfast will be on Wednesday, March 29.  Signs are posted throughout the buildings.  Don’t miss it!

GREAT JOB Brainerd Competitive Speech Team for a strong performance at the Central Lakes Conference meet. Special recognition goes Anna Streed, 7th place in original oratory, Maddie Schuld 1ts, Julia Chock 2nd and Andrew Mendez 7th place in extemp speaking, Abe Albrecht 6th place in great speeches and in discussion,

Luke Norquist 3rd and Kirsten Schroer 7th place.

SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS: Camp RYLA applications are due April 25!  Stop by the Student Success Center to pick up a flier for this all expense paid summer leadership camp sponsored by our local Rotary clubs.  Camp will take place July 9-15 at the beautiful University of MN Crookston campus.

BOYS STATE/GIRLS STATE - Junior students are eligible to attend an informational meeting in the large conference room at the main entrance to BHS at 3:15 pm. Girls State meeting will be Wednesday, March 29. Boys State meeting will be Thursday, March 30.  Boys/Girls State is a practical application of Americanism and good citizenship. Members of our local American Legion will select and pay for students to represent BHS at Boys or Girls State June 11-17.  Boys State takes place at St. John's University while Girls State takes place at Bethel University in St. Paul.  

AP PSYCHOLOGY STUDENTS:  AP Psychology review sessions start the first week in April.   Check your calendars and pick a WIN either April 6 or 7.

SENIORS:  The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) is being offered

March 29, March 30, April 6 and April 12.  The NCRC  is required to complete your Bridges Career Academy.  You can sign up in the Student Success Center or email The NCRC will be held in the South Campus Computer Lab SC403 beginning at 8:20 AM and running until 5th hour.  Maximum of 35 students per session.

BRAINERD BOYS TENNIS will start on MONDAY, March 27th.  Eligibility papers and athletic fee must be turned in before participation, March 27th.  Any questions regarding eligibility paperwork or fee -stop by and check with Michelle in the Activities Office.  Be prepared to practice either inside or outside.  Have warm clothes, racquet, tennis shoes ready for the start of our season.  Questions or concerns, see Ms. Fussy.

REPS AT BHS:  The following College Admission Rep will be at BHS soon.  Please stop by to sign up in advance!  March 29 - UMD, Duluth at 11:15 in the Student Success Center

LACROSSE:  Lacrosse practice to begin Monday, April 3 at 5:30 pm on the field :)

WRITING CONTEST:  Welcome back from break! Time to get your pencils out and begin your entry for the District Writing Contest! Poems, stories, and essays must be turned into a Language Arts teacher by Wednesday, April 5. Rules can be found on posters throughout the school.

YEARBOOKS:  Not sure if you ordered a book? Please email Mr. Wagner at and he will let you know.  We have sold 94% of our books and we will sell out, so if you are planning on getting one, DO NOT WAIT!  Order forms are in the main office of both buildings, or you can order online at  Distribution will be May 15-19th.  

TODAY’S LUNCH MENU:  Main Line: Pizza; Grill Line:  Cheeseburgers, Crispy Chicken Patties, Hot & Spicy Chicken Patty; Soup & Sandwich Line:  Chicken Wild Rice Soup & Salami Sandwich