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Register for NOVA placement tests at BHS - April 22
Click here to register or for information for the NOVA placement test.  If you meet one of the following criteria, you should register:
  • You are a current sophomore or junior who plans to take a dual enrollment course next year, but you do not have a NOVA ID number or a placement test score
  • You are a senior who may attend NOVA next year
  • You have IT Programming as a course selection for next year, and you have not taken the NOVA math placement test
  • Note: Freshmen currently in IT Fundamentals or Advanced Computer Math will test in class

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Huddle 571.261.4771.

Senior cap and gown orders
Seniors!  If you have not yet ordered your cap and gown for graduation, please do so at your earliest convenience. For quickest delivery, order online at:  Your order will be mailed directly to your home within 2 weeks.  
Springtime means proms and graduations
Staff and parents are reminded to promote safe driving habits with teen drivers. Go to, a great PWCS resource for tips and ideas.
Need to take a SOL exam but are currently not in the class?
If you are a transfer student needing a SOL, or are a student who passed a SOL class last year, but failed the SOL, please see your counselor to register to take the SOL (deadline April 22nd).
Senior Trip - Forms and Payment Due May 8th
Senior Trip!  Seniors travel to Hershey Park on Tuesday, May 26th.  The cost of the trip is $78 and includes transportation to and from the park, admission to the park, and a meal voucher (consisting of entree, side, and 2015 souvenir cup valid for $0.99 plus tax for refills).  Students will travel by coaches provided by Mt. Vernon Travel.  Buses will depart Battlefield at 7:30 AM and return at 9 PM.  Note:  To be guaranteed a seat, permission slip and payment must be dropped off in the Main Office no later than 2:30 PM on Friday, May 8th.  
2015 State Leadership Conference
On Saturday, April 11 Battlefield had 5 FBLA members attend the State Leadership Conference in Reston Town Center as senior Chris Castor won the Computer Application event.  The FBLA club also earned the Honor Chapter award.  Congratulations to Chris and everyone that participated in an FBLA completion event this past spring.  
Photo of Chris Castor   Photo of Participants

Virginia Girls and Boys State
American Legion Post 1799 is pleased to announce its selections for Girls and Boys State from Battlefield High School.  L to R: John Mitchell, Steven McCleskey, Lauren Ainslie, Georgia Matthews, Chanwoo Kim, Blake Pagan. Read more information.
Online Driver Eductation Instruction
Summer Driver Education Behind the Wheel Instruction dates will be available for registration beginning May 1st. Students will be able to register online for available dates. Dates for instruction will be provided after the payment is made to Mrs. Link.  You may access the registration site for Summer Behind the Wheel by clicking here.

Videos of ILITE Robotics at Greater DC Regional
Recently, ILITE Robotics team 1885 qualified for the World Championships to be held later this month in St. Louis, by winning the Chairman's Award. The following videos represent a snapshot of what ILITE Robotics team 1885 has accomplished this year.
George Mason University video on ILITE Robotics and GMU graduates who serve as mentors
ILITE Robotics 2015 Chairman's video, showing highlights of team outreach
SOL Review and AP Practice Exams
The dates and times for SOL review and AP practice exams have been finalized.  Please click on the appropriate link for more information.
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Activity Bus Schedule
Activity busses will run on the following dates:
April 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22 & 23
May 5, 6 & 7
Redesigned PSAT/NMSQT ~ Coming October 2015
Did you know that the redesigned PSAT/NMSQT is being launched in October 2015?  Visit the CollegeBoard website to learn how the exam is changing, learn about the connection to the SAT, and view sample questions,
Redesigned SAT ~ Coming March 2016
Did you know that a redesigned SAT will be launched in March 2016?  Visit the CollegeBoard website and read about the eight key changes to the test, view sample questions, and learn about test specifications.
International Night - April 24th
The Battlefield High School World Languages Department's International Night will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015, from 6 to 9 pm.  Hosted by International Club, the event will include a fashion show, talented students will perform songs and dances, and the evening of culture will end with a sampling of international food. 
Tickets are $5 for adults and $2 for children.  A portion of the proceeds will go towards UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund.  UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to save and improve children's lives by providing health care and immunizationsclean water and sanitationnutritioneducation, emergency relief and more.  Please help Battlefield celebrate diversity by supporting this worthy cause!
Catworts School of Science and Magic - May 9th
Battlefield High School's Science Honor Society is hosting its 8th annual Catworts School of Science and Magic this year. Catworts is a day of science learning modeled after Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from the Harry Potter books.  Our young wizards will learn about biology, chemistry, earth science and physics through hands-on learning experiences.  
Inside Battlefield News Program Archive!
BHS students Ryan Keane, Alyssa Estrellado, Tommy DeAngelus, and Laura Keane now anchor a news show about what is happening at Battlefield High School.  The show airs on closed-circuit television at BHS, but you can download an archived version here.
PWCS Sports Concussion Education Training
9th grade students, and students NEW to PWCS must attend Face-to-Face concussion training.  Sessions are available at all PWCS High Schools throughout the 2014-15 school year.  View the current schedule or visit the PWCS Health and Physical Education website for updated information and make plans to attend one of these sessions. 

Parents/guardians and students who have already attended a face-to-face training may take this year's mandatory concussion training online. Start the online training.

All athletes must have a current physical on file for each school year, dated after May 1st of the current year through June 30 of the succeeding year.

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