News & Events
The BHS News and Events page provides important announcements related to Academics, Athletics, Clubs, Counseling, Fine Arts, Yearbook and other newsworthy events. All new announcements are listed near the top of the page.
Are you interested in running for a Student Government position? There will be an information meeting on February 22, 2019 during 5B lunch in the library computer lab. See. Ms. Wade if you have questions.
Brentwood High School is proud to announce the following students as National Merit Finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Students entered the competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. The semi-finalists represent less than 1% of each state’s high school seniors.
The 2019 Parents of Graduating Seniors (POGS) will have the final meeting on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 6:30 PM in the BPAC. Join us to discuss dates and events for the last weeks of senior year!
Congrats to all our athletes that have committed to play at the next level. The athletic department is proud of their commitment and wish them the very best!
- Ashlyn Hanover, Lacrosse, Berry College
- Drew Howard, Golf, University of Montevallo
- Kennedy McCoy, Soccer, University of North Carolina Ashville
- Millie Oldham, Rowing, United States Naval Academy
- Avery Williams, Football, University of Tennessee Chattanooga
- Tank Starr, Football, The Citadel
Brentwood High School is proud to announce the following students as National Merit Semi-Finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. The 16,000 semi-finalists were selected from the more than 1.5 million entrants in the National Merit Program. Students entered the competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. The semi-finalists represent less than 1% of each state’s high school seniors.
Football tickets are now available for purchase through the GoFan Site. Purchase tickets online and avoid waiting in the line. *There is a small surcharge for online tickets.*
You can purchase all the newest BHS clothing and accessories at the ABC Store today. All proceeds go to benefit BHS athletic programs.
Join Brentwood’s Athletic Bruins Club (ABC) today as your way of supporting our growing athletic program here at BHS. This parent booster club provides additional needed funds to every sport on campus as we strive to improve our facilities each year. Memberships can be purchased at the ABC Store.
The first Tuesday of every month is Bruin Tuesday at Corner Pub on Old Hickory – 10% of all proceeds from the entire day of sales go directly towards Brentwood High School athletic programs. That means morning, noon or evening visits or to go orders will benefit BHS.
Westshore Pizza is our newest restaurant sponsor! They will be donating 10% of all proceeds from the day’s sales to Brentwood High School. They have an extensive menu with pizzas, wings, sandwiches and burgers as well as delivery service. Visit the restaurant every 2nd Monday of the month!
On the 3rd Wednesday of every month at BurgerFi, 10% of all all burger and milkshake sales proceeds will go to BHS Athletics. Burger Fi is a great hang out after school or for family dinner.
Every Thursday of the month Papa Murphy’s, of Creekside Crossing in Maryland Farms, will donate 10% of sales and offer incredible savings in the form of monthly coupons for Brentwood families.
Congrats to all our athletes that have committed to play at the next level.
Andrea Aceveda daughter of John and Cathy Cram, Volleyball, Furman University
Tori Carpenter daughter of Mindy and Shan Carpenter, Volleyball, College of Charleston
Ansley Casillas daughter of Manuel and Bridey Casillas, Softball, University of Tampa
Georgia Fischer daughter of Dana and Martin Fischer, Tennis, Wofford College
Trenton Johnson son of Joe and Becky Johnson, Golf, University of Tennessee Knoxville
We are very proud of these Bruins!!
Bruin Blossoms is now selling succulents! These easy to care for plants are great gifts and are $5.00 to $7.00. Come to room #C7, Mrs. Nease’s room, for more information or check in the front lobby during lunch.
For transcript requests, please visit the College and Career Planing page for specific instructions.
Williamson County Counselors have created a district-wide WCS Scholarship List that can be accessed on our BHS College Career Planning page and under the “Scholarship” tab on the left. Students are encouraged to browse the list as they search for college scholarships. Students can only access the list with their WCS Gmail accounts (ex: firstname.lastname@example.org). This means that parents won’t be able to access the list unless they use their child’s Gmail account.
The Sarah C. Bayrd Memorial Scholarship, a $1,000 non-renewable scholarship, will be awarded to one BHS senior applicant. Please see your social studies teacher for details. The application deadline is Monday, April 1, 2019.
It’s time to start thinking about your classes for next year! Registration for the 2019-2020 school year will begin the last week of January. Each grade level will report to the BPAC on their scheduled date for a mandatory informational session. Please report directly to the BPAC during 5th period. DO NOT go to lunch first. The BPAC grade level schedule is:
- Current Juniors – January 29, 2019
- Current Sophomore – January 30, 2019
- Current Freshmen – January 31, 2019
- Signing Day – February 1, 2019
- Request Courses in Skyward – February 2 – 7, 2019
- Turn in Registration Forms – February 8, 2019
The Brentwood Noon Rotary Club offers three (3) $10,000 scholarships and is open to eligible students attending Brentwood High School, Ravenwood High School and Overton High School. The scholarship is awarded annually in $2,500 increments. Applicant must be a high school senior, have a grade point average of B or above. Selection is based on the candidate’s financial need, performance, ACT score, writing ability and participation in activities.
Complete applications are due to Mrs. Vencill in guidance by March 9, 2019.
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Attention Students! For safety and security reasons, you must report inside of the building upon arriving to BHS each morning. In addition, after school, students shall not loiter in the parking lots for any reason. In the event students are in the building, after school, they shall be participating in a supervised activity.
Travel across Europe and earn High School Credit! Join Ms. Heather McHugh as we spend 13 days traveling across England, France and Spain- walking the footsteps of major events in history and visiting landmark historical sites and museums! All travel, lodging, entrance fees, 2 meals a day and e-learning center included! For more info email Heather McHugh: or sign up on line at Educational Tours: England, France, & Spain. To learn more about receiving High School credit and e-learning information, please visit Educational Tours Help Center: Educational Impact.
The Brentwood High Class of 2019 Lip Dub features more than 35 groups, clubs and teams from BHS. This video was produced by TV & Film seniors Casey Crowe, Allison Steele, Nathan Nance, James Derryberry, Garrett Linney, Lena Gurley, Sierra Windle & Jack Wilson.
Congratulations to the following students for receiving a Language Achievement Award by scoring proficient in English listening, speaking, reading, and writing as measured by the Tennessee English Language Proficiency Assessment:
Cyrus Mirzaie Damabi
This award allows the students to exit direct services provided by the English as a Second Language Program. The WIDA ACCESS test that the students took is a very long involved test, and the success demonstrated by these students shows their hard work and dedication to their studies. We are very proud of their achievement!
NHS is sponsoring a blood drive on Friday, February 22, 2019. Please sign up to donate in your junior or senior English class or in Student Services. You must be 17 years of age and be in good health. Students who are 16 years old may donate with a signed parental consent form. Please obtain the form from the school nurse in the front office. One donation can save up to three lives! Donate! Save a life!
There has been an update on our Semester and Final Examination Board Policy 4.7001. As you know, this policy was pulled for review several months ago with proposed changes that would affect senior exam exemptions. Though the WCS School Board voted last night to pass the proposed change that requires no unexcused absences for senior exam exemption consideration, the updated policy will not go into effect until next school year. With that decision, please note that there will be no changes to this year’s senior exemption requirements. We will continue with the same expectations as last semester for the rest of this school year. Please see the policy linked below for senior exemption expectations and let us know if you have any further questions.
For more information, view the Semester and Final Examination Board Policy 4.7001 and begin reading at line 21.
The library is playing matchmaker. This month, check out specially wrapped books from our “Blind Date with a Book” display. Going out on a blind date is a lot like opening up a new book – you never know what kind of experience you’re going to have. Inside each book is a “Rate Your Date” slip. Once you’ve gone on your blind date, fill out the slip and turn it in to the library by the end of the month for a chance to win!