Tuesday, September 11


Tuesday, September 11, 2018


We will never forget.


Happy Birthday today to:  Devon Hess, Hana Kraf




NHS Applications are open!  If you are a junior or a senior with at least a 3.75 CUMMULATIVE GPA and 45 hours of volunteer service over the last two years, you are eligible to apply for membership in the Bradley Chapter of the National Honor Society. You must register for the following Canvas course to access the application:  https://hilliard.instructure.com/enroll/FLM7KF 

See Mr. Gerber or Mrs. Stamolis with questions. 


Puerto Rico Service Trip, Spring Break 2019:  Open to students of the 3 Hilliard High Schools, hosted by Interact Club.  Join Interact students as we participate in community and conservation, helping restore and protect Puerto Rico’s natural resources.

Parent Information Meeting:  Thursday, September 13, at 6:30 PM, in B271.

Contact Ms. Worth for more information: pam_worth@hboe.org.


Keycards:  If you drive to school and have a late in, double lunch block, or ILC at any time during the day, please see Mrs. Kaufman in the Main Office to pick up your keycard.  We still have quite a few of them.


Also, even if you don’t drive to the ILC/HUB, you will need a card to get in to those buildings.


If you purchased parking last year and have yet to purchase this year, please do so as soon as possible.  Parking will be added to your fees if not purchased by Friday, September 14.  If you do not drive to school this year, please stop by the Main Office to let us know before September 14.





Official yearbook distribution days have ended.  If you did not pick up your yearbook already, please go to room A231 or C287, during period 5, to see the yearbook staff to pick up your book ASAP.  Please avoid going there during other class periods, as Mrs. Abate has academic classes.


Bradley Graduates & Current Tolles Students:  Your books are available for pickup in the school’s main office. We ask that you pick up your yearbook before Hilliard’s winter break. The last day of school before winter break is December 21. Another person may pick up your book for you, but he/she must sign for it.



Contact Yearbook Adviser Mrs. Abate at nikole_abate@hboe.org



We have a new attendance email, HBRAttendance@hboe.org, please use this for Attendance Purposes (absences, early dismissals, attendance questions).  This email is monitored at all times by multiple people.  If you still need to reach Jenifer Ziessler for non-attendance related issues, her email is Jenifer_ziessler@hboe.org.


Picture re-takes will be Tuesday, October 16, starting at 7am


Student Panel for Intramural Sports


Are you interested in intramural sports? Mr. Gmerek is looking for a panel of 10 students for intramural sports. The role of these students would be to help determine what sports to offer, create rules and guidelines for the sports, and to help promote and recruit students for intramural sports. If you are interested in joining this committee, please stop by room B252 and see Mr. Gmerek!



Attention: People Who Like Math!

Math Club meets every Tuesday after school, from 2:45 until 3:45, in Mrs. Gmerek’s room (A133).  We solve weird and interesting math problems, prepare for local and state-wide math contests, and sometimes we even eat candy.  Anyone who likes math is welcome! You don’t have to be in a certain grade or math class.  Come join in the mathematical fun with us!


***Note date change***

French Club will meet on Wednesday, September 12, from 2:45-3:30pm, in A236.  We will be working on our jaguar for Bradley’s 10-year anniversary display.  See Madame Lawrence or Monsieur Howard with questions.


Please join us for our first Chemistry Club meeting on Tuesday September 11, at 2:45, in room SC240.

We will be planning for a fabulous year and would love your input!

Please see Ms. Kieffer or Mrs. Goodwin for more information.


Art Club will meet in C104, from 2:30-3:30 on the following Tuesdays (second semester dates will be listed later):

September 11

September 25

October 9

October 23

October 30

November 20

December 4

December 18


Do you love to debate in class or with your friends?  Then check out Junior State of America (formerly Debate Club)!  Our first meeting is this Thursday after school in room B175.  See Mrs. Rich, in B175, if you have any questions.



Diversity Club will be coming back, and it will be a joint effort this year between Memorial and Bradley.

The club will be meet at Memorial Middle School in Mrs. Thompson’s room, so you will have to walk across the parking lot.

Our first meeting is this Thursday, September 13, in room 107.  We will meet until 4:00.


The Future Business Leaders of America will be meeting on Thursday, September 13, in room PA134.  The Bradley chapter of FBLA promotes leadership, community service and practical business knowledge while preparing for the state leadership conference that will be held in March 2019.  For more information, contact Mrs. West-McLinn at Jayne_west-mclinn@hboe.org.  FBLA will plan to meet the second Thursday of each month.


Chinese Club / Panda Club will have its first meeting of the year on Friday, September 14, In Room A227.

We will be selecting our representatives and activities for the year. Come have your voice heard!


Composer’s Club dates

Monday’s after school until 3:30pm


September 24

October 8

October 22

November 12

November 26

December TBA





Attention College Bound Juniors & Sophomores: The PSAT test will be given on Wednesday, October 10, from 7:40 – 11:00.  This is a great opportunity for you to practice for the SAT, and provides an opportunity to qualify for National Merit Scholarship competition.   Registration is open September 10 through October 5.  The cost is $22.  Register and pay through MyPaymentsPlus. Or you can sign up with Mrs. Barie in the Guidance Office with cash or check written out to Hilliard City Schools.


The Miami University Bridges Program is open for applications.  The overnight experience is for high–achieving seniors from historically underrepresented populations.  There are four separate sessions to pick from in October and November.  Specific details and application can be found at MiamiOH.edu/Bridges.  

Participants that enroll for fall 2019 will be eligible to receive the Bridges Program renewable scholarship.  Deadline to apply is September 24, 2018.


In the fall, representatives from various colleges and universities come to Bradley to share information with juniors and seniors.  If you are interested, please sign up through Naviance.  You will receive a pass the morning of the visit to attend.  Limit of 5 visits with deadline of one day in advance to register.  Check this list on Naviance for frequent updates.


College Rep Visits




College Date Time
Lake Erie College 9/13 8:30 AM
Case Western Reserve University 9/17 8:00 AM
Youngstown State University 9/17 8:30 AM
Cleveland Institute of Art 9/17 12:00 PM
Walsh University 9/19 10:30 AM
Ohio Dominican University 9/19 12:00 PM
University of Mount Union 9/20 10:15 AM
University of Cincinnati 9/20 11:10 AM
Wright State University 9/21 10:30 AM
Savannah College of Art and Design 9/24 9:00 AM
Ohio Northern University 9/25 8:00 AM
Heidelberg University 9/25 11:00 AM
Hiram College 9/26 8:00 AM
Wittenberg University 9/26 9:30 AM
The Ohio State University 10/2 10:19 AM
Oberlin College of Arts and Sciences 10/3 11:30 AM
Ohio Christian University 10/4 8:00 AM
Johns Hopkins University 10/4 10:15 AM
Bellarmine University 10/8 8:00 AM
Xavier University 10/8 10:30 AM
Baldwin Wallace University 10/8 11:15 AM
Cleveland State University 10/8 12:30 PM
Indiana University-Purdue University/Indianapolis 10/11 8:00 AM
Furman University 10/11 8:45 AM
University of Evansville 10/12 8:00 AM
University of Dayton 10/12 12:00 PM
Butler University 10/15 8:30 AM
Denison University 10/16 10:30 AM
Ball State University 10/17 11:00 AM
University of Rio Grande 10/18 8:00 AM
Kenyon College 10/18 1:30 PM
Muskingum University 10/24 12:15 PM
Mount St. Joseph University 10/25 8:00 AM
The University of Akron 10/26 12:00 PM
Kent State University 10/29 11:30 AM
The University of Alabama in Huntsville 11/7 1:30 PM





Tuesday, September 11


Girls Tennis – The Varsity Girls Tennis team will travel to Pickerington Central.  Matches are scheduled to begin at 4:00.


Girls Volleyball – The Freshman, JV and Varsity Girls Volleyball teams will travel to Hilliard Davidson.  Freshman and JV are scheduled to begin at 5:30, followed by the Varsity at 7:00.


Boys Soccer – The JV and Varsity Boys Soccer teams will travel to Beavercreek.  JV will begin at 5:30, followed by the Varsity at 7:00.


Girls Soccer – The JVB Girls Soccer team will travel to Bloom Carroll.  Game time is scheduled for 5:30




On Saturday, the Boys Cross Country team finished 3rd in a field of 24 teams at the Troy Invitational.  Top performers for the Jags were Haydon Spaulding (16th), Eli Schneider (17th), Dryden Sawchuk (33rd), Caden Burkhart (42nd), and Evan Corea (45th).  The boys will be back in action on Saturday at the Friendship Invitational hosted by Cedarville University.  Great job guys!