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School News

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News and Important Upcoming Events!

Main Office Payment Hours
The Brighton High School main office hours for taking payments is from 7:00am to 2:00pm daily.

 ACT Plan Test and PSAT Test

American Problems Simulation


 National Honor Society

If you meet the following requirements, please be sure  to sign up for Brighton High School's National Honor Society:

  • A 3.75 cumulative GPA
  • Four core classes this year

In order to apply for NHS, go to www.brightonhighnhs.weebly.com and click on the Member Information tab. Please complete the survey online. Under the Member Information tab there is a link for your Participation Form, in order to participate in NHS both the student and parent/guardian will need to turn in this signed form. Please bring the form and your $15 club fee to Miss Ide's room in the Bengal Building B205. If you have any questions, talk to Mrs. Larson in room 322 or Miss Ide in room B205.

Counseling Center Calendar

September 22nd to September 26th- 9th grade College and Career Readiness Meetings

 Upcoming College Visits

Saint Louis University
October 24th, 8:00am

Colorado State University
October 8th, 1:00 pm

Whitworth University
October 24th, 8:00am

Grinnell college
October 28th, 10:30am

University of Colorado - Boulder
October 29th. 10:30 am

ACT Plan Test and PSAT Test

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The ACT Plan Test and PSAT Test will be held at Brighton High School on Wednesday, October 15, 2014



Who:   Juniors

What: the Pre-SAT and National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

When: Wednesday, Oct 15

Why: Great test-taking practice and to potentially qualify for the National Merit Scholarship.

How: Sign up in the Main Office by paying $14.00.

Deadline: Thursday, Sept 25

You can prepare for the test by accessing the Learning Express Library test prep and practice tests at: pioneer.uen.org/k12 then select “Learning Express” and then “College Preparation”.


ACT Plan College Readiness Assessment Test

Who:     Sophomores

What:    Gives you estimated ACT scores in English, Reading, Math and Science

When:  Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Bring:    Three sharpened soft-lead (No. 2) pencils with good erasers

 Calculator for the math test (not required)

 Visit www.planstudent.org for a list of approved calculators

Registration has been done by BHS/CSD.  No FEE.

Click on the links below for more information:

pdfTesting Schedule for October 15

pdfRoom Assignments

pdfPlan Test for Sophomores and PSAT Test Information Letter

pdfBus Schedule

pdfCalculator Requirements

pdfPSAT Information Letter

pdfWhy Take the ACT Plan Test

American Problems Simulation

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SeniorsAmerican Problems are preparing for the 36th year of the American Problems Totalitarian Simulation!

Seniors in the American Problems government class are preparing for the Totalitarian Simulation, scheduled for September 17th- October 1st.  The simulation is designed to teach students about a form of government that seeks complete control over its citizens, such as the one portrayed in Orwell’s 1984. The simulation will expose students to the totalitarian principle of mass conformity via identification tags, uniform dress, limited speech, and government hierarchy, and is designed to help students understand what it might be like to live in a society that is void of the institutions and individual freedoms the United States enjoys. The simulation is conducted at the beginning of the A section of the American problems government course. For the remainder of the course, the simulation serves as a reference point from which students explore the values and institutions that protect us from totalitarianism and define our republic.

If you have any questions please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Mr. Roberds.