WELCOME! HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BASIC HIGH SCHOOL!
CONGRATULATIONS TO MR. LAPRATT'S AUTO CLASSES for winning a $1,000 cash prize from the Career Tech Program sponsored by Valvoline. Way to go, Wolves!
QUARTER 2 UNSATS – Progress reports (aka "unsats") for the 2nd grading period will be submitted by teachers on Friday, December 6th. Unsat reports will be mailed home by CCSD shortly thereatfer. Unsats are generated for all students for each class in which they are currently earning a D or F. Parents can use ParentLink to keep tabs on their student's grades at any time.
SENIORS – SAVE THE DATE! The Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2014 will take place on Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:00pm. The ceremony will take place at the Orleans Arena. Mark your calendars, Seniors and make sure you earn your credits and pass all your Proficiency Exams!
EXCUSED ABSENCE FORM NOW IN FULL EFFECT - Parents, handwritten notes excusing your student's absences are no longer accepted. Please use the quick link on the left nav bar to get the new form or you can CLICK HERE.
SENIORS! Want to be reminded of important information that pertains to this, your last year of high school? Then sign up to receive Class of 2014 text messages. Text "@basichs14" to 702-830-7439 and get in the know! It's safe and your cell phone number is protected! See any of the Senior class advisors for more info. LEARN MORE
WINTER ASSEMBLY SCHEDULED! The Winter Assembly has been scheduled for Thursday, December 12th from 12:02 to 12:46 pm. Basic will be on a modified assembly bell schedule on that day. Look here soon for information about the dress-up days for Winter Week.
CATALINA TRIP 2014 – It's time to get your spot on Basic's annual trip to that paradise in the Pacifc...Catalina Island. This year's trip will take place on March 28 – 30, 2014. The trip includes several snorkeling dives, various oceanography activities and some island hikes. Participants also are given the rare chance to dive in the ocean at night! Previous snorkeling experience is not required and all equipment and lessons are provided as part of the trip fee. See Mr. Campbell in room 830 or Mrs. Williams in room 304 if you have any questions. Click the links here for the MINI-POSTER and the TRIP PAPERWORK.
THE DECEMBER ACTIVITES CALENDAR is now posted! You can find it in the "Activities" menu.
BASIC GOES TO BOSTON! Come join us on a great trip to Boston that will carry both a historical and literary emphasis. Points of interest on this trip will include: Salem, Concord, Sleepy Hollow Cemetary and Lowell. We will also eat at famous Boston haunts and walk the Freedom Trail, all while making new friends. This trip is set for June 16 – 19, 2014 and for more information & pricing see Ms. Pohl in room 631 or LEARN MORE
WINTER SPORTS SCHEDULE POSTED! The Winter Sports Schedule has been finalized and been posted to our website. CLICK HERE or use the Athletics menu.
NOMINATE A TEACHER OF THE GAME! MGM Resorts and Runnin' Rebel Basketball have partnered with other corporate entities to create the "Teacher of the Game" recognition program. LEARN MORE about how you can nominate your favorite teacher.
COUNSELING STAFF NOW AT FULL STRENGTH – Miss Stewart has returned following her medical leave and the Wolfpack family welcomes her back! The counselor contact page has been reset to its original format and Ms. Stewart's students can resume seeking her out for assistance.
ECONOMIC LEADERSHIP SUMMIT – Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternitiy Inc., and the Las Vegas Urban League Young Professionals have joined together to encourage the next generation in academic pursuits. Their annual Economic Summit and Student Conference is set for Saturday, December 14th at the College of Southern Nevada Charleston Campus (6735 W. Charleston Blvd, Building K) from 8:30am to 4:30pm. This conference is open to all 6th - 12th grade students and parents in the Las Vegas Valley free of charge. The purpose of the conference is to introduce studetns to the skills and competencies necessary to be dynamic and effective leaders in a variety of settings on campus, in the community and in organizations. SEE THE FLYER
ECONOMIC LEADERSHIP SUMMIT SCHOLARSHIP – There is a scholarship opportunity available as part of the Economic Leadership Summit. Go to the Scholarship Info page in the Counseling menu or CLICK HERE.
SENIORS! The Counseling Office has put together a series of Monthly Checklists to help you stay on track with all that you need to do to prepare for graduation, college, financial aid and more. See your counselor if you have any questions. LEARN MORE
NEW COLLEGE CONNECTION NEWSLETTER for December has been posted to the College Information page.
NEW SCHOLARSHIP & COLLEGE EVENTS INFORMATION is posted to our website on a weekly basis. Visit the College Information and Scholarship Information pages in the Counseling menu for details.