We had our 1st 9 weeks behavior reward today! Students enjoyed three 30 minute rotations of dodge ball, street dance, and kick ball. Students who had 0 steps for the whole 9 weeks were able to wear a hat and were entered into a drawing for an additional prize. Way to go BCES students!
We will be having school spirit week to support Homecoming 2016!
'Merica Monday: Wear red, white, & blue and/or camo!
Team Tuesday: Wear a shirt to represent your favorite team!
Western Wednesday: Wear western attire
Fight Like a Girl Thursday: Pink Out in honor of our staff members battling cancer!
Spirit Friday: Wear blue and white to support the Leopards!
Congratulations to Chloe Boling for winning 1st place in showmanship at the Chattahoochee Mountain Fair last night. She also won 4th place in her class.
Congratulations to Brandon Crumley for winning 1st place in showmanship at the local goat show.
Congratulations to Paycee Jackson for winning reserve champion at the goat show in White County and for winning 3rd overall at the Labor Day classic goat show.
Angel/Charles- Emma Dale
Crabbe- Addison Nichols
Fuschetti- Dulce Rojas
Morris/Moran- Hayden Clark
Pruitt- Kayla Pursley
Howard- Baileigh Birr
Dickey- Ryleigh Evans
Rylee- Thomas Nguyen
Elrod- Shalom Hernandez
Ryals/Dalton- Bella Whitcomb
Clark/Wheeler- Trinity Haynes
Chitwood/Evans- Riley Ward
Gilreath/Askew- Madison Boggus
Cox- Wesley McIntire
Martin- Kylie Gaeta
Purcell- Jake Dalton
Rinckey- Eric Ashworth
West- Jacy Hill
Williams- Addison Baker
Bellamy- Chloe Boling
Blackmon/Loggins- Navaeh Appell
Carnes- Isaiaah Triplett
Dooley- Kooper Williamson
Goodwin/Hart- Dylan Charles
C. Milford- Aleah Guynn
Gilleland/Peppers- Braxton Barrett
Poole- Ruel White
Wilson- Peyton Hesselgrave
BCES wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU to the following local restaurants/businesses who have already donated free meals or prizes for our Bus Bucks drawings each month:
Cracker Barrel- Commerce, GA has donated 1 free adult meal per month!
Chef's Touch Bistro- 188 N Main St., Cornelia, GA has donated 2 adult meals of 1 meat, 2 vegetables, 1 drink, and 1 dessert!
Chimney Oaks Golf Course- Homer, GA has donated 2 free adult meals!
Mickey Piggs BBQ and Bakery- Alto, GA has donated 1 bbq pork dinner!
Papa Johns- Commerce, GA has donated free pizza!
Cameron Boswell from Skate-A-Rama is donating free admission and skate passes for our students!
We greatly appreciate the community support for our efforts here at Banks County Schools! We couldn't do what we do without such generosity!