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!
Tuesday, September 23 End of First Grading Period
PTO Program Grades 5&6 - 7:00pm
Friday, 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
October 17, 2014 Pirate Day – 4th Grade
October 23, 2014 Fall Carnival – 6-8pm
October 24, 2014 Early Release 12:30
October 31, 2014 Fundraiser Money Due
November 5, 2014 End of 2nd 6 Weeks Grading Period
November 11, 2014 Holiday (Veteran’s Day) – No School
November 14, 2014 Talent Show 7:00pm - Auditorium
November 19, 2014 Main Event Fundraiser Limo Lunch – Qualifying Students Only
News and Announcements
PTO Meeting Tuesday 7:00 pm
September 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM is our first PTO meeting of the year. Our 5th and 6th graders will be performing “The Wonders of the Earth”. This is a musical study of the wonders around the world. Plan to attend our first PTO and enjoy all the Wonders of the Earth.
October is National School Lunch Month
We are inviting parents and other family members to come and eat with their child(ren) Oct. 6 – 17. There are no specific dates for particular grades however; we would like it if you could send a note in to the teacher on the day you would like to eat with the number of visitors who will be eating lunch that day. This will help us to insure we have enough food to serve all of our students and visitors. The adult lunch price is $3.50.
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!
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.
Bethel Hill Charter School Read to Achieve Report Now Available
2013-2014 End-of Year results for Grade 3 can be viewed under the Get To Know BHCS tab on the side menu.