7/28/2014
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 BCA Home School Bulletin

 

DATES TO REMEMBER:

August 25 - Classes begin at BCA.

August 29 - Curriculum Documentation &/or Course Descriptions forms are due for grades K-12.

September 1 - BCA closed for Labor Day.

 

BCA Homeroom Class Activities

MS/HS Fall field trips - September 5 - More details to follow.

High School Day Retreat - September 25 - More details to follow.

 

  

Senior "To Do" List

WELCOME, Class of 2015

***Please review your forecasting form and confirm your diploma requirements with Mrs. Torres by September 12.

***Complete the photo request and other documents provided to you over the summer from Mrs. Luhn. 

***Plan and submit transcript requests in a timely fashion as you apply to colleges.  The form is available on this website.  Allow 1 week for a transcript request and 2 weeks, if a recommendation letter is needed.

BCA Home School Program Ministers to Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

  BCA’s Home School Program ministers to families who wish to home school their children who have autism spectrum disorders. A trained evaluator is on staff, Julie Malecki. Prior to her position in BCA's Home School Program, Julie worked in both a one-to-one home therapy setting and a school setting as a behavioral therapist and instructional tutor for children with autism. Julie is trained in Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and Discreet Trial and has 10 years experience applying these principles to educational goals. She also has experience adapting and creating teaching materials tailored directly to the child’s learning styles and strengths. Please contact the Home School Department for more information.

 

 

2014-2015 DOCUMENTATION CALENDAR

Form Title                                                                                       Due Date

High School Course Description                                                 August  29      

Elementary/MS Curriculum Documentation                           August  29    

(BCA 1st Quarter Ends                                                                                  October 17 )

1st Quarterly Report                                                                    October 31           

1st Portfolio Review                                                            October 27 -- December 12

(BCA 2nd Quarter Ends                                                                                 December 19 )

2nd Quarterly Report                                                                 January 16             

(BCA 3rd Quarter Ends                                                                                    March 13 )

3rd Quarterly Report                                                                    March 27              

Final Portfolio Review (grades K-11)                                  April 13  – June 30

Senior Student Final Portfolio Review                                   no later than May 20

(BCA 4th Quarter Ends                                                                                     May 27 )

4th Quaterly Report and Year-End Grade Report                       June 12

TWO HOUR DELAY SCHEDULE

10:30 – 11:25                A/E Blocks                    (55 min.)             

11:29 - 12:05                 Activity Period/Chapel/Sm. Groups     (36 min.)

12:09 - 12:59                 B/F Blocks                   (50 min.)

12:59 - 1:32                   Lunch                          (33 min.)

1:36 - 2:26                    C/G Blocks                   (50 min.)

2:30 - 3:20                    D/H Blocks                    (50 min.)

If a 2 hour delay should occur on Wednesday, the schedule is as follows:  Following a brief Homeroom, Block C will begin immediately and continue for 14 minutes.  Block D - H will meet at the regularly scheduled times for the Wednesday Block schedule.

 

HALF DAY SCHEDULE     

A/E Block 8:30 - 9:24  (54 minutes) 

B/F Block 9:28 - 10:16  (48 minutes)

C/G Block  10:20 - 11:08  (48 minutes) 

D/H Block  11:12-12:00  (48 minutes) 

Dismissal 12:00 noon

 

 

 Linda Higgins:  Home School Program Administrator

 

     Celia Torres:  Home School Progam Director 

Office Hours Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 9:00-4:00, Fridays 9:00-1:00

301-797-8886, ext. 211; celia.torres@broadfording.com

Linda Adams:  Home School Portfolio Reviewer

tealadyadams@hotmail.com

 

Julie Malecki:  Home School Portfolio Reviewer & supervision for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

 

 Amy Speck:  Home School Portfolio Reviewer