Stephen L. Hester – Principal (Ext. 222)
Angie Phillips –Dean of Academics (Ext. 266)
Tina Morris – Office Manager (Ext. 256)
Donna Beaver – Receptionist (Ext. 0)
Harriett Tillett – Director of Student Services (Ext. 223)
Welcome from the Principal...
Welcome to Bethel Hill Charter School, a North Carolina Public School of Choice. We are a K-6 school featuring Saxon Phonics, Saxon Math, Common Core State Standards, and Core Knowledge Curriculums. Students are nurtured in a safe environment and excel academically in a small class setting.
The mission of Bethel Hill Charter School is to lay the foundation for individual excellence.
The vision of Bethel Hill Charter School is to work in partnership with staff, families and community to promote high academic standards and strong character. This is accomplished in a safe, positive, multicultural environment.
- Daily parental academic support is a priority for student success.
- Character, respect and a strong work ethic are critical to student success.
- Students learn best in a low teacher-student ratio.
- A balanced literacy approach is essential to student learning in all content areas.
- Broad and deep background knowledge, supported by the Core Knowledge curriculum, is significant to student success.
- Innovative strategies are essential in meeting the learning needs of individual
Coming Events - Please mark your calendar
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Early Release 12:30 – Conferences 1-5pm
Thursday, April 23, 2015 Early Release 12:30 – Conferences 1-8pm
Friday, April 24, 2015 Snow Make-up - Full Day
Thursday, April 30 - Wednesday, May 6, 2015 MAP testing Grades K-3rd
Thursday, May 7, 2015 RC Rewards Day - Durham Bulls Game
Friday, May 8, 2015 BHCS Field Day (Rain Date - Monday, May 11th)
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Rising Kindergarten Meet the Teacher - 6:00pm
Thursday, May 14, 2015 Second Grade Field Trip
Friday, May 15, 2015 Science EOG - 5th Grade
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 English Language Arts EOG - 3rd - 6th Grades
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Math EOG - 3rd - 6th Grades
Thursday, May 21, 2015 BHCS Board Meeting - 7:00pm
Friday, May 22, 2015 Second Grade Field Trip
Monday, May 25, 2015 Memorial Day Holiday - No School
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Kindergarten Graduation - 6:00pm
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 5th Grade Celebration - 7:00pm
Thursday, May 28, 2015 Roman Day - 3rd Grade
Awards- 1st Grade 9:15am; 2nd Grade 10:30am
Early Release - 12:30pm
6th Grade Graduation - Auditorium 7:00pm
Friday, May 29, 2015 Awards - 3rd Grade 9:15am; 4th Grade 10:30 am
Last Day of School Early Release 12:30pm
Thursday, June 18, 2015 BHCS Board Meeting
News and Announcements
Applications available now! Students learn ways to AVOID making Destructive Decisions!
This summer camp is for rising 6th graders - rising 9th graders.
Deadline for application is May 30, 2015
June 22-26 (Northern)
June 6-10 (Northern)
July 20-24 (Northern)
August 3-7 (Helena)
Coming Again to BHCS this Summer!
July 6 - July 10 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
- Campers registering March 21, 2015 through May 13, 2015 save $15 when using the promo code SPRING.
- For those registering two siblings, a $25 discount is valid all season long. Families with 3 or more siblings taking part in the program save $50 per child.
BHCS 2015 Science Fair Winners
Ricky Gachuzo-Olivera - 1st Place
Bryan Arrowood - 2nd Place
Kayla Edwards - 3rd Place
Olivia Townsend - 1st Place
Kate Horner - 2nd Place
Ellie Lockwood - 3rd Place
Cole Montague - 1st Place
Charlie Parker - 2nd Place
Connor Sanford - 3rd Place
Lindsey Terrell - 1st Place
Collin Horner - 2nd Place
Meadow Jacobs - 3rd Place
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Essay Contest Winners
Yazmine Williams - 1st Place
Madeline Moore - 1st Place
Soil and Water Conservation Poster Winners
Nathan Scearce - 1st Place
Alora Horton - 2nd Place
Joseph Anderson - 3rd Place
Hannah Evans - 3rd Place
Holly Seate - 3rd Place
Congratulations to Nathan Scearce. His poster now moves on to the state competition.
Honor's Reading Quiz Bowl Winners
Fifth Grade - Mrs. Clayton's Class
Fourth Grade - Ms. Culley's Class
Third Grade - Mrs. Whitt's Class