“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” -John Quincy Adams #WednesdayQuote #BTVS1
BTVS Families: Don't forget, the horsemanship meet and greet for students enrolled in the online horsemanship class is tonight at 6:30 PM at 2261 East Hotchkiss Road. See you there!
What memorable event took place on October 17, 2015 in Ann Arbor, MI that shocked the college football world? #TuesdayTrivia #BTVS1
Leadership Tip of the Week: Give up all negative or undermining conversations! #TuesdayTip #BTVS1
Effervescence - full of life and excitement #WordoftheWeek #BTVS1
BTVS Families, watch the MP1 Week 4 Newsletter Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKOtA3NJEqA&feature=youtu.be
Do your most dreaded task first, and everything after that will feel like gravy! #TuesdayTip #BTVS1
What is the 4th largest industry in Michigan? #TuesdayTrivia #BTVS1
Benevolent - friendly; generous; helpful #TuesdayWordoftheWeek #BTVS1
BTVS Families: Check out this weeks newsletter! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WaruRpTSYE&feature=youtu.be
Preparing for a great year with lots of new ideas! #bobcatnation #edcamp2019
So excited to be part of BTVS! Looking forward to meeting our students.#bobcatnation
Hello BTVS families! Next Friday the 23rd of August we will be opening the new BTVS facility at 4091 Euclid Avenue for our students and parents from 8 am to 3 pm. Feel free to stop in any time, see the new drop-in center, and perhaps check out a Chromebook!
Without cheating, can you name the four major professional sports teams in Michigan? #TuesdayTrivia #BTVS1
I'm going to do our word of the week a little differently. In the comments, write the definition of the word! Word of the week this week is cantankerous. #WordoftheWeek #BTVS1
Great News! The website is back up and running. Have a great day!
BTVS Families: Reminder that the drop in center is closed tomorrow, Wednesday the 29th of May, for the Detroit Zoo field trip. We will reopen on Thursday. Have a great day!
The graduation ceremony is June 7th at 6:30 pm on the JGHS Football field (weather permitting). Graduates must meet in the commons of JGHS at 5:30 pm. You must dress appropriately under your gown. No jeans, pajamas, hoodies, sandals, or slippers. Caps cannot be decorated.
BTVS Seniors: This is a reminder that your NWEA testing is tomorrow, Thursday the 23rd of May at 8 am for last names beginning with A-N, and 12 noon for last names beginning with M-Z. Have a great day, and I will see you all tomorrow!
BTVS Families, this is a reminder that 8th graders have NWEA testing at 8 am, and 9th graders have NWEA testing at 12 noon tomorrow the 21st of May.
Self-motivation assessment: https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newLDR_57.htm How motivated are you? #BTVS1 #bobcatnation #MondayMotivation
Last day to buy prom tickets is this Friday! #BTVS1
When does it stop being partly cloudy and start being partly sunny? #ThursdayThoughts #BTVS1
Thankful for the beautiful day yesterday even if it was only for a brief moment in the morning. #ThankfulThursday #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Looking for a scholarship? Here is a list of many local options: http://www.bayfoundation.org/what-we-do/education-youth/scholarships #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Tip for the end of the school year: Be intentional! DO NOT go into autopilot and just take any passing grade to move on in your courses. Instead, set daily goals and meet them! #TuesdayTip #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Gaming Club Today at 11! #gaming #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
No Excuses! #MondayMotivation #BTVS1
Progress Gradable for all non-seniors is 70% this week. Seniors, you have exactly 3 weeks! #BTVS1
This week at BTVS: Gaming club on Tuesday from 11-1, and Baking Club Cookie Competition at lunch on Friday!
Do you know anyone interested in the Bangor Township Virtual School? Have them complete this survey, and Mr. Albrecht will contact them for the 2019-2020 school year. http://bit.ly/BTVS2019
Today I am thankful for what the future brings. The start of 2019 presented many challenges, but the rest of this year is going to be amazing! #ThankfulThursday #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Schools of Choice is now open! You can download and complete an application here: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/347917/Schools_of_Choice_App.pdf
How much sugar are you drinking? #WellnessWednesday #BTVS1
Check out BTVS on NBC25! Thank you NBC25! https://nbc25news.com/news/local/virtual-vs-traditional-schools-whats-the-right-fit-for-your-child #BTVS1
Check out the JGHS athletic department's twitter to stay up to date on sporting events and news: https://twitter.com/JGHSAthletics #FridayFollow #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
If you had to teach something, what would you teach? #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Digital Eye Strain is a real problem. Please read: https://www.aoa.org/documents/infographics/SYVM2016Infographics.pdf #BTVS1 #bobcatnation #WellnessWednesday
What is the largest institution of higher learning in the state of Michigan? #TuesdayTriva #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Take Study Breaks: Your performance will decrease if you are feeling tired or frustrated while studying. Change your scenery and go for a walk. #BTVS1 #bobcatnation #TuesdayTip
Be the CEO of your life. #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
What a wonderful world: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnbLRCIJKbE #BTVS1 #MusicMonday #bobcatnation
Prom is in 3 weeks! Did you buy your tickets? #BTVS1 #Prom
Don't forget, the drop in center is closed today and tomorrow due to testing. See you all Thursday!
Reminder, tomorrow is a half-day at the BTVS drop in center. We will close at 11 am. #BTVS1
If you are walking in the parade today, we are meeting at 1 pm in spot 83 on the corner of Center and Livingston near the old Pizza Hut. See you there!
#FridayFollow ......Check out our photography partnership with: https://www.facebook.com/StefanieMillerPhotography/ #BTVS1
#ThankfulThursday .....What are you thankful for this month? #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Too much screen time can be bad for your child's health. Be aware: https://www.statefarm.com/simple-insights/family/the-effects-of-too-much-screen-time #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Struggling with the new time change? Here are some helpful tips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btPJPFnesV4 #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Music Monday! This will help you reach 77% this week: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btPJPFnesV4 #BTVS1
Monday Motivation to stay on track! Read: https://www.floridatechonline.com/blog/university/7-strategies-to-stay-motivated-in-an-online-course/ #BTVS1
Just a reminder that the dance that was scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed to a new date of March 29th. Stay tuuned for more info! #BTVS1
Don't forget, no school tomorrow the 15th of February! #BTVS1
The field trip is on tomorrow! HOWEVER, In the event that we have ANOTHER snow day tomorrow, we will reschedule the field trip for next Tuesday the 19th of February from 9-1:30 (same time). Have a great day, and GO BOBCATS! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Don't forget, count day is tomorrow! For more, watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Vvvpg3jT_0&feature=youtu.be #BTVS1
Vote for #BTVS1 & JGHS very own outstanding Social Studies Teacher, Mr. McPeak! "Help us recognize one of our great teachers by voting for Mr. McPeak for a Golden Apple Award. Click on the link below, then on the VOTE tab - then, simply scroll down to his name and vote for him." --Matt Schmidt #bobcatnation https://bit.ly/2Ggp3fX view image
Second Day of the Second Semester at the Drop in Center and boy did it fly by! With all of the returning and new #BTVS1 students, this will be our best semester by far! #Should'veBeenAVirutalBobcat #bobcatnation
#FridayFunktoFinalsWeek https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=n7OVvBilvcs&feature=share You could be the hero You could get the gold Breaking all the records that thought, never could be broke #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#ThankfulThursday.....The people in our organization are our most important asset, and you can't find a better staff than the #bobcatnation. Thank you to the teachers, support staff, secretaries, maintenance, food service and transportation of BTS! #BTVS1
School of Choice is now open for CMMS, JGHS, and Bangor Township Virtual School. Applications accepted now until Jan. 25, 2019. Click on the link below to access school of choice form. #BTVS1 https://5il.co/6226
#FridayFollow.....Check out our partnership MMA program here: https://www.facebook.com/charlie.cosens.1?fref=search&__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARD-a6viqJF4d6Eo2tXoZv_5dccsxeJ9z3JVteQ2qiCsPh8PXLqjtMk8pNxzyXg2O8u5H6TIb4UCHaMB #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#TuesdayTrivia......Be the first to answer! In which hand is the Statue of Liberty's torch? #BTVS1
#TuesdayTip: How to effectively and efficiently study for final exams in the coming weeks! Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDlSZ7ONPjU #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Tomorrow's holiday is Argyle Day. Share with us your argyle gear in the comments. https://bit.ly/2VAaurX #BTVS1
Scholarship Alert! The Rosa Parks Scholarship application is available at https://www.rosaparksscholarship.org/, and is due March 1st! #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Do you know anyone interested in the Bangor Township Virtual School? Have them apply here: https://bit.ly/2QtAPnz #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Let your inner sports star out! #BTVS1 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-bobcat-recreation-boys-basketball-registration-53208916301
Thinking about our BTVS students today as I anticipate 2019 to be full of happiness, prosperity, and everything great! Rest up now because grind time will be here in 5 days. #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous new year by believing. Believe in yourself." - Sarah Ban Breathnach #bobcatnation #BTVS1
#WelnessWednesday ....Are you getting enough sleep? Compare your sleep cycle here: https://www.sleepfoundation.org/sleep-topics/teens-and-sleep #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#TuesdayTip (Wednesday Edition) .....Stress can be linked to taking too much on so saying ‘No’ is an important part of learning to manage this. It’s not rude and it’s not selfish, it’s self-care. Be Assertive! Click here: https://mayocl.in/2DGkSYK #bobcatnation #BTVS1
#MondayMotivation ......Start taking action! Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74nGnjFFapo #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#SaturdayShoutout .....Great job goes out to Mrs. Villegas on the classroom decorations for the holidays! There have quite a few compliments from staff, students, and parents over the last week. #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#FridayFollow ....Check out Stephanie Miller Photography for all of your maternity and newborn portraits. She is an amazing instructor for our Digital Photography Students here at #BTVS1! http://stefaniejmiller.com/ #bobcatnation
#FridayFunk .....well, a slow song to relax. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwacxSnc4tI #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#ThursdayThoughts .....At some point in the future there is going to be a growing need for commercial space pilots for travels to the moon and beyond. You could start preparing for that career now! See here: https://n.pr/2QOfAkM #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
#WellnessWednesday: Drink water when you first wake up. Click here for more: https://bit.ly/2Gbh5FF #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
What is someone who shoes horses called? #tuesdaytrivia #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Friday Follow: Check out @Studio23TheArtsCenter on Facebook and their website http://www.studio23baycity.org/ for classes and events, or to find out when you can check out their amazing galleries! #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Friday Funk: Boogie to this awesome Christmas Song! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFLF9YNoe5c #BTVS1
Thanks to the representatives of Michigan Rehab Services for your presentation at the BTVS home campus today. Your services are an invaluable resource for many of our students. #BTVS1` #BOBCATNATION #MICHIGANREHABSERVICES
Driver's Education, music, physical education, foreign languages, art, and test prep? That sounds very familiar! https://bit.ly/2DZFJGp #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Online school was meant to address other concerns, but this has become the unfortunate trend. WARNING: this is sad. https://bit.ly/2RIM8JR #BTVS1
Interesting thought on how to address snow days. REad it here: https://bit.ly/2KUVwYC What do you think? Comment, like and share! #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
What is your favorite snow day activity? I bet more BTVS students answer than BTVS parents! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Picture retakes and makeups are Friday (11/30/2018) at 9 am. To be included in the yearbook, you need to have a picture on file. Make sure you come in to the BTVS gym to get your picture done before it's too late this Friday at 9! #BTVS1
Not only does she go to Delta, the Career Center, work part time, and is ahead in her courses, she cheers too! An amazing BTVS student, Alexa Pelton, is #notyouraveragestudent! Watch her in action >> https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=faJv9S8jCx4&feature=youtu.be #BTVS1 #BOBCATNATION
Question: What is the ugliest vegetable? #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Follow YOUR dreams! Monday Motivation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7mQE5spWYs #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Congratulations to October Student of the Month: Senior Leah Torrey. Check it out here: http://www.bangorschools.org/article/73311?org=btvs #BTVS1 #bobcatnation
Friday Funk: Dance your way to the end of the marking period! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWBLyKB9Ok8 #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Did anyone carve any pumpkins? Let's see your work in the comments below. #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Be great at everything you do....Monday Motivation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCfDXYG5I9Q #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Don't forget, October Birthday Party this morning at 11 am with an impromptu gaming club! #BTVS1
Happy Monday! What is everyone going to be for Halloween? #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Toys 4 Tots will start taking applications on Oct. 29. Visit their site at https://bay-county-mi.toysfortots.org No child should go without. Do what you can to make sure all childen feel the holiday cheer. #bobcatnation #btvs1
Here is why you should participate in the Great Lakes Bay Regional Youth Leadership Institute (GLBRYLI). Look for future scholarship opportunities. #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Thank you to our BTVS video team members Leah and Mason for working hard to capture our first Morale Committee sponsored Staff Appreciation Tailgate at the JGHS football game. Great work! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Interesting Read Here: https://bit.ly/2D0Q99l Many traditional public schools use online resources as supplemental material to help struggling students such as MobyMax, Study Island, and IXL math to name a few. #BTVS1
Shout out to Theo and Alexa for taking time out of their Friday to be Barney the Bobcat at the JGHS Football Game. You two are awesome! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Another great scholarship opportunity: https://www.jlgreatlakesbay.org/?nd=scholarships #bobcatnation #BTVS1
This guy get's me PUMPED! Get Motivated! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PotAlsnOjvU #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Today is National Boss's Day! Shout out to Mr. Albrecht, Mr. Schmidt and all of our school leaders! #BTVS1 #BobcatNation
Congratulations to September Student of the Month: Freshman Isabel Iseler! http://www.bangorschools.org/article/68052?org=btvs #bobcatnation #BTVS1
When a student tells you, "This is my best year ever." ♥️🖥🏫☝️🤗 #bobcatnation #btvs1
Do what the cool people do and wear BTVS apperal! You can order through this link: https://btvs18.itemorder.com/sale
If you want to see who is going to give you your grades then take a selfie!
Great Scholarship Opportunities Here: http://bayfoundation.org/what-we-do/education-youth/scholarships #bobcatnation #BTVS1
#TBT Let's do a Throw Back to the 2016/2017 School Year on a Tuesday. "The best thing about memories is making them!" https://youtu.be/AjY8cLc9A60 #bobcatnation #btvs15 #btvs1 #justgettingstarted
What do zombie movies and scholarships have in common? Click the link to find out: https://bit.ly/1SnWGMJ #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Monday Motivation: One day will be your day.....Why not today? #bobcatnation #BTVS1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m1JpCXGqeGM
#LOL Thursday! What is your favorite Knock Knock Joke? Share it in the comments below! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Who inspires you and why? Like, comment and share! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Weekly Challenge: BTVS Students, show us your at home work environment by posting a picture in the comments below! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
What are you most thankful for on this beautiful October day? #bobcatnation #BTVS1
It's count day! Remember to complete at minimum 1 gradable activity in each of your courses today to be counted! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Monday Motivation on a rainy Tuesday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tjnq5StX68g #bobcatnation #BTVS1
NWEA for Seniors Tomorrow! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Drop In Center is Closed this Friday the 28th of September! #BTVS1
You can still sign sign up for the River of Time Field Trip this Friday! Check it out here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/16H9Qi2KDmM0ensfA_WlntuMOdnP6eDrsNzKjMSZx5sI/edit?usp=sharing
NWEA for 10th and 11th graders tomorrow, don't forget! Here are some tips: https://www.testprep-online.com/map-reading #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Check out these scholarship opportunities from Mid-Michigan College: https://bit.ly/2qcjLKN #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Monday Motivation: How do you spend your 24 hours? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLeJJPxua3E&vl=en #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Juniors and Seniors, it's already time to start thinking about the SAT in the spring. Here are some resources about the test and scholarships: https://bit.ly/2MOnTHo #bobcatnation #BTVS1
PARENTS!!!!! Don't wait until your children are in high school to start thinking about scholarships....Check these out for students as young as 5 years old: https://bit.ly/1za9Z8I #bobcatnation #BTVS1
September Games cam down to a THREE way tie! Isabel, Robert, and Ciara settled the issue with a round of Lighting, but in the end it was Robert who won. Congrats Robert! #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Digital Photography students, this is a reminder that registration with Srefanie Miller Photography is Wednesday at 7:30. #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Weekly Challenge! Post a picture on this post on our Facebook Page with your favorite pet! @BangorTownshipVirtualSchool #bobcatnation #BTVS1
Event Planning Committee first meeting will take place Next Friday, the 14th, at 10 am in the BTVS gym. If you are interested, please join us! All grades are welcome. #BTVS1
Imagine - Inspire - Innovate #bobcatnation #BTVS1
BTVS is now offering DUAL ENROLLMENT to go with COOP, career center at the BAISD, community partnerships, prom, field trips and other social activities! Now accepting students for 2018-2019! Visit http://www.bangorschools.org/o/btvs #bobcatnation #BTVS1
JGHS Football Team kicks off two weeks from tonight! How will you support your Bobcats? #bobcatnation
If you like video games, this year BTVS will be competitive with badges! It's called GAMIFICATION. Work hard, get rewarded!
If you can't reach Mr. A in his office, text him to set up a meeting to complete your 2018-2019 class schedule for next week. 734-658-8232
School of choice is coming to a close, so get signed up!
Returning students can meet with Mr. A to fill out their schedule beginning August 7th by appointment. Call to schedule an appointment beginning next Monday at 989-684-8121 ext. 1212!
Who's excited for Prom!?
Seniors that haven't completed a bio, it's not too late! Fill out the form and submit a photo.
Chaperone Meeting tomorrow at 2 pm at the Grand!
Prom decorating starts at 12 noon tomorrow!
If you haven't picked up your cap and gown, we still have some at BTVS. See Mr. A!
Ice Cream Party Friday! Sign up on your announcements page !
Happy Brother's Day! Let your Brothers know you care by being extra nice to them all day today!
Don't forget, half day tomorrow. The drop in center closes at 11 am.
Prom Tickets are $25 dollars up to tomorrow, and $35 starting Wednesday!
Get your rocks from the Violence Awareness Event before school is out for summer! There are still quite a few in the gym!
Seniors....10 days and counting! Tomorrow is also the last high school local assessment you will ever have to take!
Spicy Chicken Wraps Tomorrow! YUM!
Here are some of the great things that our very own BTVS student and parents have to say about learning online! https://bit.ly/2rGuYAZ
We are still looking for walkers for the Memorial Day Parade in Saginaw. Check the newsletter to sign up!
TOMORROW IS THE LAST DAY TO PUT YOUR NAME ON THE LIST FOR THE END OF THE YEAR BARBECUE ORDER! WE ARE TURNING IN THE FINAL COUNT AT 11 AM!
Don't forget, Half day next Wednesday, the 24th of May we close at 11 am.
Stay Tuned for Zoo Updates All Day!
Zoo trip tomorrow! Remember, we are leaving JGHS at 7:30 am. You must get dropped off at JGHS as you cannot park there.
7th Graders! MSTEP tomorrow morning at 9 am sharp! Please bring your Chromebook if you have one.
NWEA for each and every BTVS student next week! Make sure you check the newsletter or our website for your date and time!
Tomorrow is Bike to School Day. Make sure you get that exercise and ride your bike to BTVS!
Today is National Teacher Day, shout out to our BTVS teachers! Villegas, Remington, Thomas, Jurek, Maison, Veitengruber, McPeak, Kipfmiller, Williams, Brunette, McFalda, Hartt, Darbee, and Pobanz!
6th Grade MSTEP tomorrow morning at 9 am Sharp! Don't be late!
Calzones this Thursday for Lunch....MMMmmm
50% this Friday....that's right, the halfway point!
Today is National Anti-Bullying Day. Be sure to wear pink, blue or purple to show you stand against bullying in our school!
Tomorrow is National Two Different Colored Pairs of Shoes Day! Wear your two different colored shoes all day at BTVS!
What is on your summer reading list? It's time to start finding good books to enjoy by the camp fire!
There is so much truth to this article about online school. It's a must read: https://bit.ly/2I4pv1h
Safety is a hot topic of discussion today, and this app is designed to help: https://www.circleof6app.com/
We can't forget Mr. Decuf and Mr. Bacigalupo over at JGHS! Happy National School Principal's Day!
Happy National School Principal's day to our friends Mr. Biskup and Mrs. Mrozinski at CMMS!
Today is National School Principal's Day! Shout out to Mr. Pfenninger, Mrs. Vrable, and Mr. Pake at our elementary schools!
Hello 4th graders, your MSTEP test is Thursday at 9 am sharp!
BJ's Pizza this Wednesday, don't miss out!
Don't forget, 32% this week! Seniors, 24 days...everyone else, 29 more days. Make sure you are getting things done each and every day.
Hang in there Seniors! 26 more school days until you finish!
What should we do for our end of the year BBQ?
A good starter article for parents considering online school for their student: https://bit.ly/2HuYEw0
For apple users, go here for the app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bangor-township-schools-mi/id1353994118?ls=1&mt=8
Here is where you can download the android app for our new website: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.apptegy.bangor&hl=en
We are going to make an updated version of this video. Please share pictures that you would like to include with Mr. A! https://bit.ly/2qPqQit
ACT and PSAT10 Makeups tomorrow! Act at 7:30 am, and PSAT10 at 12 noon.
9th Graders! If you missed the PSAT9, there is one chance to make it up Tuesday (tomorrow) from 12 noon to 4 pm! Be there!
Don't forget, SAT makeups are Tuesday from 7:30 am to 12 noon in the gym!
Week 1 of MP6.....18% this week!
Absences hurt student growth in traditional schools. Not logging in is the equivalent for online learners! http://theatln.tc/2oyBecJ
2017 Maier & Associates Charitable Foundation Scholarship Deadline is approaching! http://bit.ly/2ou2dqs
Happy Friday! 1 week to go!