The Bethel Community Gazette
The Bethel Community Gazette
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All three Bethel Winter Guard teams received first place at the MAC championship and Bethel AA was voted Fan Favorite. Two of our varsity members also received scholarships. Our Senior Guard is competing in the World Finals in Dayton, Ohio.

Congratulations to MAC Jeffrey Smith 2019 scholarship award recipients: Madelyn Wachnuik, BHS and Jillian Ramey, BHS

College Bound

Congratulations to the Bethel senior student athletes that have committed to play a sport next year in college. Sam Barnum- Lacrosse at Framingham State University,

Michelle Nunes-Field Hockey at WCSU, Gabby Kahn-Crew at UCF, Jonathan Bell- Track at Ramapo College, Jack Carraturo- Baseball at CCSU, Tyler Zegray-Basketball at UCONN Avery Point, Chris Towey- Basketball at Connecticut College, Couri Baker- Football at WCSU. Missing from picture, Tim Joyce- Swimming at UNCW and Nick Meier- lacrosse at Post University.

Volunteer Opportunities

Summer volunteer oppor-tunities are available for students entering grade 9 and older. Students can choose to volunteer for session one (July 1- July 12 with no school on 7/4), session two (July 15- July 26) or both. The student must be available for each day in the session they choose, no exceptions. The volunteer hours are from 8:15- 12:15. If your child would like to volunteer, please have them email Mrs. Anderson at from their school Gmail account and CC a parent on the email. Volunteer emails will be accepted until until May 1, 2019.

Kentucky Derby Party May 4th

The Bethel Education Foundation Kentucky Derby Party has been scheduled. Previously called the Barnum Ball, tickets are on now on sale.

The grants teachers are awarded through the work of the Foundation are in invaluable. They provide resources which encourages innovation and creativity.

Bethel High School Alumni Association Memberships Offered

Anyone who graduated or attended Bethel High School is eligible to join The Alumni Association. Membership fees are $25.00 for one year or $125.00 for lifetime membership. You will receive three Newsletters that include activities both past and present about Bethel High School.

If you wish to join, please click on the Registration Form link, fill it out and send your money to Bethel High School Alumni Association,

300 Whittlessey Drive, Bethel, CT 06801, Attn: George Godfrey, include your address and email.

The Alumni Association also has a picnic every two years at Bennett Park. This year the picnic has been extended to the class of 2000.

To sign up or get more information about the BHS Alumni Association go to


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