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Updated Graduation Information

The following link has information for admissions to all Florida state universities.  Under the Dept of Education, click on DOE (k12) presentation for the updated graduation information.  If you have any questions please contact our guidance counselor Felecia Thornton.




Senior Graduation Meeting

Friday, October 10th @ 8am – Senior graduation meeting with Herff/Jones in Bartow’s auditorium.

@ 8:45 – Sophomores will meet with Herff/Jones briefly at the beginning of 4th period.


Thursday, October 23rd @7:05am – Senior Panoramic Photo in the gymnasium (seniors will be called for immediately after morning announcements)

All administration, guidance and senior class sponsors are requested to attend. This will be brief and the senior class should be done by 7:30.



Homecoming Spirit Days

Monday Sep 22–No School!
Tuesday Sep 23–Twin Day
Wednesday Sep 24–Sports Day (represent your favorite college or pro team)
Thursday Sep 25–Tacky Tourist
Friday Sep 26–Color War Day
9th Grade–wear white
10th grade–wear orange
11th grade–wear blue
12th grade–wear orange, white, and blue to show your extreme BHS school spirit!

The class with the most spirit at Friday’s pep rally will win the school spirit stick and get into Friday’s game free with student ID.

Attire must adhere to dress code requirements.


Seniors and Juniors

Please make sure you ask your English teacher (they have a list) or Mrs. Thornton to see if you still need an online class to graduate. Seniors you must complete this course by March in order to graduate on time. That means Mrs. Thornton needs a grade by March, it does not mean you start it then.

ASVAB is required for all Juniors at Summerlin. This test will be given on October 22nd at Summerlin during the school day. Your student can study for this exam via the study guide book given or the website march2success.com. No sign up is needed.

ASVAB will also be available for our Seniors who would like to retake the exam. Seniors will only be given the test on October 21st during the school day. Sign up will be available Oct 13th through Oct 17th in the Summerlin office.


Summerlin will be administering the PSAT (pre-SAT) on Oct 15, 2014.  For more information click below.

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Homecoming Dance

The Homecoming dance will take place on Saturday, September 27, from 8-11 pm.

Tickets will go on sale during all lunches on Monday, September 8, for $20. All obligations MUST be cleared in both the main office AND the media center before you can purchase a ticket.You must bring your school ID to purchase your ticket, and bring correct change, cash only, no bills larger than a $20.  Out of school date forms for Homecoming can be picked up in the SA main offices and return to the SA main offices. Forms must be returned no later than Friday,September 19.