Welcome to Broughton! This letter will give you key information about what to expect this Fall. There are a lot of ways to get involved and engaged. This is going to be a great year!
Freshman Early Start Day: Wednesday, August 22nd
Students: 8:30am – 12:15pm The event starts at 8:30am with registration on the front lawn. Freshmen will meet in their homerooms, get their schedules, tour the school, and receive important information about Broughton. The building will remain open until 12:15 pm, so students can walk their schedules. Parents: Morning Session: 9:00-10:00 am OR Evening Session: 7:00-8:00 pm Parents of freshmen are invited to attend one of two information sessions on Wednesday, August 22nd in Broughton’s auditorium. Sessions will be led by Broughton parents, staff and counselors, who will go over suggestions and tips for 9th graders. Both sessions will conclude with question-and-answer time with Principal Elena Ashburn and Dean of Students Brent Sauls. Please attend one of these sessions to get valuable information for the upcoming school year.
Coming Up this Fall
Pizza Party: Monday, August 27th Broughton has a long-standing tradition that each class shares its first and last meal of high school on the front lawn. The Class of 2022 will begin their tradition with a pizza lunch, on the lawn, on Monday, August 27th. This event is funded by the Broughton PTSA, however, we need volunteers for the event. Look for more details soon including how you can help!
Homecoming: October 12th Get ready for skits, a parade and football! Our class will create a float for the parade, which goes around part of Cameron Village right after school Homecoming Friday! We’ll need plenty of creative students to help (as well as some parents who are handy with tools!).
Freshman Fundraiser: October The Freshman Class fundraiser is an annual Poinsettia sale. Look for more information closer to October when our selling will begin.
Please support the Class of 2022 by donating: Give Now! The Class of 2022 will have lots of fun in the next four years, and we need your help. Upcoming events like homecoming, as well as events in the future like prom and graduation, depend on donations from families in our class. You can also bring your checkbook or cash to the Early Start Day on August 22nd.
Paying with Check or Check: Please make your check out to “BHS Class of 2022” and mail it to our class treasurer, Tiffany Borkowski at 1900 Highland Place, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Communication: Sign up now @ https://bhs.memberhub.com/hub/BHS2022 The freshman class will use MemberHub to bring you into our school community and keep you informed and engaged with what is happening. Within our MemberHub site, you will find newsletters, signup sheets, files, photos, reminders, and much more all in one place! Your information is stored securely and privately. You can manage your profile, your family, communication preferences, and download the MemberHub app.
Parent Chats: 2nd Thursday of each month @8:15 AM, Cameron Village K&W Restaurant Our Parent Partners will hold monthly get-togethers that are invaluable for staying up-to-date on all aspects of your students’ high school career. We will meet at the Cameron Village K&W Restaurant.
The fall meeting schedule is: Thursday, September 13 @8:15 am Thursday, October 11 @8:15 am Thursday, November 8th @8:15 am No meeting in December
Daily Announcement Bulletin (DAB) on the BHS website: Check it out now! (https://www.wcpss.net/domain/12945).DAB gives you updates on what’s going on at Broughton, information on student meetings, sign ups, community service opportunities, tutoring, school events, games and more.
Parent Partners: This is a LOT of information with more to come - but don't fret! Your Parent Partners are here to help you navigate through the next four years! Please don't hesitate to contact any of us at any time!