8th Grade Celebration: Forever A Cobra - Class of 2021

2016-2017 8th Grade Celebration Planning

Planning for the Class of 2017 8th Grade Celebration is underway. Check the calendar for planning committee meeting dates and times.

Come to a meeting to learn more about how you can participate. Our sub-committees include Fundraising (Bagel Sales), Decorations, Reception, Ceremony, Dance, and Video and we have many areas where we can put your talents to use!

VOLUNTEER: If you are the parent of a 7th grader, we need you too! It is tradition at BCS that 7th grade parents help with this event. Click Here for Volunteer Sign Up Genius 

DONATE: https://www.paypal.me/BCSPTSA OR donate items: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4baead2ea13-8thgrade3

We hope to see you there! Questions? Please contact Nicole Corum at nikkifu@aol.com

Several Special Awards are given to graduating 8th graders each year. These awards are chosen by the staff at BCS who comes into contact with them on a regular basis. Here is the List of Special 8th Grade Awards.

Contact Us

If you have questions, or would like to help out with this amazing event, please email Nicole Corum, nikkifu@aol.com:

Diana Patterson, Wendy Beard, Kathy Juriga, Ronna Bordoley

Amy Hockhammer and Sandra Hamady


Kim Giessler, Mary Cornelius, Jocelyn Margolis

Video & Then and Now Photos

Mike Richardson

Fundraising - Bagels
Julie Wagner
Nicole Corum

Sandra Hamady & Nicole Rembert

Hallway Photos

Kathleen Erb & Maria Adams

2016-2017 Important Dates

General Information
This year's 8th Grade Graduation Ceremony and Farewell Celebration will take place on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The ceremony will begin at 6:30pm, light appetizers and desserts will be served at 7:30pm, and the 8th grade (student only) party will take place from 8:00 - 10:00pm.

Volunteer Information
We need 15+ 7th and 8th grade parents to assist on June 12th and 13th with setting up the gym for the ceremony, decorating, and chaperoning and cleaning up after the party/dance.
- Monday, June 12: Rehearsal TBD
- Tuesday, June 13: Ceremony & Setup TBD

Volunteer Link: We need lots of volunteers to make this event a success. Thank you in advance. Sign Up Genius Link for Volunteers.

Committee Meetings: Email Nicole to be included on the list: nikkifu@aol.com

Important Dates:

Friday, March 31 - Photos Due for the Then/Now 8th Grade Farewell Video

Wednesday, May 17 - Taping of Walk Out Video from 1:10pm-1:40pm. Rain Date is Wednesday, May 24 at 1:10pm. Information on Walk Out Video.

Tuesday, June 13th

  • Ceremony Set-Up (Gym): 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Dance Set-Up (Cafeteria): 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Decorating School: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Reception Set-Up (Front Loop or Media Center Lobby): 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Party/Dance Chaperones/Clean-Up: 7:00pm - 10:30pm

Tuesday June 13, 2016

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Gym
7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Front or Media Center Lobby
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria