Preparing Today's Students for Tomorrow's World
Welcome to the 2013-2014
BCMS: Simply the Best school year!
Important Dates to Remember
BCMS Beauty Pageant - March 28th
Brantley County Middle School FBLA Wins at State Competition
The GA FBLA-ML State Leadership Conference was held on February 25, 2014 at the Perry National Fairgrounds. Twenty-nine Brantley County Middle School FBLA members competed in a variety of events and won numerous awards. Including chapter and individual awards, BCMS FBLA brought home 28 awards.
In chapter events, BCMS won the coveted GA FBLA-ML Sweepstakes Award for the third year in a row. Other chapter awards included Gold Chapter, 2nd place Chapter of the Year, 1st place Local Chapter Activities Report, 2nd place American Enterprise Project, 2nd place Community Service Project, and 2nd place Chapter Scrapbook.
Individual event winners included: 1st place Computer Slide Show – Lila Byers & Susan Hand, 1st place Employability Skills – Shaina Flowers, 1st place Keyboarding I – Whitley Fabrizio, 2nd place Electronic Leadership Portfolio – Kaylie Hunter, 2nd place Keyboarding II – Autumn Patten, 2nd place FBLA Concepts – Kaylie Hunter, 3rd place Computer Slide Show – Catilyn McDowell & Maranda Padgett, 4th place Electronic Leadership Portfolio – Kassidy Griffin, 4th place FBLA Concepts – Makenzie Johns, 4th place Impromptu Speaking – Rebekah Street, 4th place Spreadsheet – Colby Schultze, 4th place Web Page Creation – Ramey Rowell & Conner Sweat, 5th place Desktop Publishing – Mahnoor Farooq & Kassidy Griffin, 5th place FBLA Concepts – Ashley-Kay Wyatt, 5th place Keyboarding II – Jessica Woodard, 5th place Parliamentary Procedure Concepts – Makenzie Johns, 6th place Career Exploration – Lauren Lee, 6th place Employability Skills – Whitley Fabrizio, 7th place FBLA Concepts – Grant Bennett, 8th place Creed – Victoria Blaisdell, 8th place Video Public Service Announcement – Autumn Patten, 9th place Invention Convention – Catilyn McDowell & Maranda Padgett, and 10th place Employability Skills – Lauren Lee.
The Outstanding GA FBLA-ML Supporter of the Year was presented to Dr. Stuart Medley, CTAE Director for Brantley County Schools. “Dr. Medley has been very supportive of BCMS FBLA throughout his tenure as CTAE Director and we are thankful for all that he has done for our chapter,” stated BCMS FBLA Adviser Ruby Ann Sawyer.
Other members participating in competitive events included Joe Morgan, Jacob Rowell, Thalia Rivas, Eddie Singletary, Hallie Collins, Kayle Murray, Brittany Sessions, Edna Grace O’Berry, and Brittney Lynn. The members were accompanied to competition by Adviser Ruby Ann Sawyer, and chaperones Dr. Tim Sawyer, Kristie Lee, Katrina Wyatt, Ginger Hunter, and Becky O’Berry.
Dress for Success
* no holes or fraying above the knee (not even if covered underneath or over the hole)
* all shorts and skirts must hit the knee - even if wearing leggings or other articles under the skirt or shorts
* no "racer-back" tank tops, but may wear tops that are at least three finger width and show no undergarment straps
* no see-through clothing or off-the-shoulder clothing unless wearing a tank top with the above criteria met
* clothing should be modest and appropriate - no tight/revealing items or shirts that show cleavage, and no inappropriate or offensive words/images
BCMS Welcomes Parent Involvement!
Check out the files below for important information. (Last Revision - July 2012)
Georgia DOE Resources for Parents - Includes links to English and Spanish versions of A Parents Guide to Title I ESEA, Parent Leadership Development Guide, FAQs for Parents on Georgia's ESEA Waiver, CCGPS Parent Guide, and Middle School CCGPS Explanation Video.