BC YEARBOOK WINS 2 NATIONAL AWARDS 
BC's 2015 Lion Yearbook won two national honors from the American Scholastic Press Association!  The book itself earned a second place award and Editor-in-Chief Jessica G. '16 won an award for Outstanding Cover, which featured her original art.  Congratulations!


BREAKFAST CLUB DISCUSSES EU STRUGGLE WITH REFUGEE CRISIS
25 students and 15 adults gathered bright & early at 7:30 am on Wed. to hear BC parent and Counselor to the Swedish Mission of the United Nations, Carl Skau, give an update on the summer surge in refugees across the Mediterranean. Demonstrating his international diplomatic skills, he brought along a pocket full of LEGOs to illustrate the problem of Syrian refugees knocking on Europe's door.  Learn more.
 
ALUMNI UPDATES: IAN MILLER AND TESS SALVATORE
Ian Miller '14/Harvard '18  and Tess Salvatore '11/Cornell '15 are our first set of video alumni profiles this year. Check out their short videos (or read) to find out what they they've been up to and how BC prepared them for college.   
 

ATHLETICS UPDATE 
Our Upper School teams had a busy first week of sports. Boys Varsity Soccer, Girls Varsity Soccer, Girls Varsity Volleyball, Girls JV Volleyball all played games this week.  Read this week's recap, as well as a preview of the upcoming week in Athletics Director Dick McGrath's Weekly Update.  And check out our Upper School team photos here! (More team photos will follow in future weeks.)

 
FIRST LOWER SCHOOL ASSEMBLY OF THE NEW YEAR
See and listen to the joy in their song!


9TH GRADERS CELEBRATE NY@NIGHT 
Freshmen kicked off this year's NY@Night program with a jaunt on the Spirit of NY for an evening of dinner, dancing and sightseeing! More photos.


CONGRATS TO 2 FORMER BC TEACHERS
Former BC teacher Maxine Barnett was ordained as a priest in the Episcopal Church last weekend and Rebecca Bellingham just co-founded a theater company and is launching their debut show, Tipping Points, (proceeds will frond home libraries for families in low income housing).


LUNCH MENUS

 
DON'T MISS: 
Sept. 21: New Parent Reception
Sept. 21: Parents of Students of Color Reception
Sept. 21: Lower School After School Begins
Sept 23: No School (Yom Kippur)
Sept 24: Pre K- 1st Grade Parent Night
Sept 28: MS & US Picture Day  ** NOTE THIS NEW DATE**
Sept. 28:  Speech & Debate Parent Orientation
Sept. 29: MS Parent Night
Sept. 30: 7th Grade Bear Mountain Trip
Sept. 30: 5th & 6th Grade Class Dinners
Oct. 1: US Parent Night