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Do you have an 8th Grade student interested in IB Bartow? Sing up for one of our upcoming Prospective Student Meetings and Campus tours. Sign up with this link https://tinyurl.com/2p996usd.
or scan the QR Code. The 2022-2023 Open Enrollment is now live until February 18, 2022.
Current 8th grade students can apply. A link to the electronic application will be posted on the Polk County Public Schools website in January. More information is available on our website, www.bhsib.polkschoolsfl.com/admissions/
8th Grade Criteria:
- Middle School GPA of a 3.5 or higher
- Have qualifying standard assessment scores
- Currently in Algebra 1 Hon or Geometry Hon
Please join us for our annual freshmen seminar: “Thriving in IB!” This evening of helpful hints and information will include tips and advice from seasoned IB students, teachers, and administration. You won’t want to miss it! Thursday, September 16, 6:30 pm in the BHS cafeteria. If you prefer a virtual experience, you may join in through Zoom for the live-stream.
Congratulations to our Better Together Tallest Tower Winners!
Teams from all grade levels were challenged to work together to build a tower with straws, tape, and index cards in 10 minutes. There were so many wonderful and unique constructions! #bettertogether
All towers were measured by a fantastic group of judges, and a winning team was selected from each grade level.
- Team 6 - 43.5" Abbie Betz , Mia McClinton, Tyler Feist, Braden Wilmot, Dhanvitha Lakshmanan, Snaider Lopez-Jimenez
- Team 15 - 43.5" Danielys Estevez, Isaiah Kauffman, Amanda Rico-Toro, Bayleigh Turner Bourque, Kenneth Aliciea, Charles Schreiber
- Team 20 - 55" Caden DeBoer, Heli Bosmia, Ali Jaber, Melissa Thomas, Raheel Mir
- Team 29 - 31” Nirja Patel, Megan Flynn, Joy Li Zheng, Luke Slaughter, Abraham Alex, Alex Doeringer-Smith, Alejandra Santos
- Team 34 - 55.25" Alanna Wells, Judd Parker, Michelle Wu, Niriham Shah, Om Patel