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 calendars!
Friday, August 29 Last Day to Order 2014-15 BHCS T-Shirt
Monday, September 1 Labor Day Holiday - No School
Tuesday, September 2 Fundraiser Orders Due
Friday, September 5 Grandparents Day - First Grade 10:00am
- Kindergarten 2:00pm
Monday, September 8 - Friday, September 12 MAP Testing Grades 3-6
Monday, September 15 - Friday, September 19 MAP Testing Grades K-2
Thursday, September 18 BHCS Board Meeting - 7:00pm
Tuesday, September 23 End of First Grading Period
PTO Program Grades 5&6 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, September 26 Fall Pictures
Monday, September 29 - Thursday, October 2 - Book Fair Week
October 1, 2014 Early Release 12:30; Conferences 1-5pm
October 2, 2014 Early Release 12:30; Conferences 1-8pm
October 3, 2014 No School For Students
October 3, 2014 Relay For Life – Person County
October 16, 2014 BHCS Board Meeting - 7:00pm
News and Announcements
New! Calendar of Monthly Events for the Year!
2014-2015 Calendar of Events is now available under the Calendar's tab on side menu.
Use this calendar to plan for school events for the year!
Last day to order BHCS 2014-2015 T-Shirt is Friday, August 29!
If you have not yet turned in your t-shirt order for a 2014-15 BHCS class t-shirt, Friday is the last day.
This is the last order that will be placed this year. Please send your money along with order form filled out completely.
Forms without money will not be processed.
PTO Fall Fund Raiser Kicks Off!
Each child received a packet with brochures to raise funds so that we can continue to offer the best in learning opportunities to our students.
We encourage you to accumulate orders over the next few days by contacting relatives, friends, and neighbors.
There is even a link available for those that are out of town and wish to place orders online.
All orders are due on Tuesday, September 2nd. See the PTO News and Events tab for more information and links to forms.
Join BHCS PTO!
Our PTO membership drive began on August 7. Memberships are $4.00 per person.
Remember that all PTO members are able to get into the Fall Carnival free of charge.
The deadline for PTO membership will be October 23 at our Fall Carnival.
PTO Ice Cream Party Incentive
The grade level with the highest percentage of memberships will receive an ice cream party sponsored by the PTO.
The membership drive will end on Thursday, October 23 which is the date of the Fall Carnival.
Posters will be displayed in the cafeteria so that students can see how their grade level memberships are progressing.
The PTO will work with the winning grade level to determine the date of the ice cream party.
PTO Membership Incentive Ice Cream Party