September 20, 2020

Upcoming Schedule


  • PERIODS 5-8 (LARS-Z)

  • PERIODS 1-4 (LARS-Z)

  • PERIODS 5-8 (A-LARR)

  • PERIODS 1-4 (A-LARR)

  • PERIODS 5-8 (A-LARR)
To see the complete 2020/2021 student and bell schedule, click HERE.

Office hours are 7am-3pm, Monday-Friday.
Download the BMCHS app on the App Store or Google Play Store by searching "Bishop Manogue Catholic High School" for the most up-to-date calendar of BMCHS events!

Text YES to 87569 to receive important text message updates from BMCHS.

For Students
School lunches can be paid for in cash or loaded onto the student's lunch account. Find out how to add to their account HERE.
Contact Cindy Merritt with any account questions.
From Your Counseling Team
Your counseling team wants to remind students and families that we are available to support students throughout the school day. We ask that students call the phone number listed on the counseling door or below to access their counselor or pre-arrange a meeting when possible. To make an appointment or to visit your counselor, please contact us at:
Bethany Salter (A-G):, (775) 336-6029
Jessica Koltz (H-Q):, (775) 336-6097
Cathy McClintock (R-Z):, (775) 336-6027

Be sure to read the College and Counseling Newsletters for important information! An archive of all newsletters can be found HERE, and the latest issue can be read HERE.
Virtual Attendance
If you log in late to class on a virtual day, please make sure your teacher knows you are present by either a comment in the chat area or verbally notifying them that you've arrived. 

If a teacher is in the middle of a lesson and a virtual student logs on without letting them know, that student might accidentally be marked as absent.

Thank you!
Make-up Picture Day
Make-up picture day is on September 21st from 10:00am until about 3:30pm in the small gym. This is for ALL 9-11 students on campus or virtual who haven't taken a school picture. If you are not on campus, and need a picture taken, you must come to campus as soon as school is released. Remember to wear a Bishop Manogue polo shirt. Please email Lisa Guzzo if your student will need their picture taken or if you have questions. This is the final day the photographer will be on campus. 

For Parents
Choosing Virtual During On-Campus Days

Thank you for being so supportive of our policies and keeping your students home when there is the potential for illness. We GREATLY appreciate it! As we enter cold/flu season and just plain TIRED season, we are seeing our numbers of students who choose to be virtual even on their on-campus days increase. If you could please let us know your child is going to be virtual during their on-campus day, that would be a tremendous help in our tracking. Before, we were able to make all of the calls to verify if parents knew their child was TEP (Virtually Present). With our increasing numbers, we are unable to do that as efficiently as we were in the first weeks. You can either call 775-336-6020 and leave a message or email

Thank you so much!
Virtual Back to School Night

Check out your student's teachers and what they have planned for the year at Virtual Back to School Night!
Sophomore Contact Information

Sophomore parents! Michelle Pane is running Junior Assembly this year and is seeking sophomore information (student name, parent name, phone number, and address). If you DO NOT want this information released, please let Bonnie Hansen know by Wednesday, September 23.

Campus Ministry
Retreat Leader Applications

Leader applications are now being accepted to lead the November Quest, November Kairos, and December Kairos. There is a QR code that can be found in the Campus ministry office. This code will take you to the leader application form. For questions, please see Ms. Klekas.
Girls Retreat

Sign-ups for the Girls Retreat are happening now! This retreat is open to all grades and will be held Saturday, October 17th from 9 am - 5 pm. The cost is $50 to cover a custom t-shirt, guest speaker, supplies, and food. Permission forms can be picked up in the campus ministry office or from any religion teacher.
Boys Retreat

Sign ups are now taking place for the boys retreat!

The boys retreat is September 26th and will be a one-day retreat at Manogue from 9 am - 5 pm. It is open to all grades and the cost is $50. There will be a special virtual guest speaker, Jason Evert, a world-renowned Catholic speaker.

Permission forms can be found HERE, or they can be picked up from the Campus Ministry office or your student's religion teacher. Space is limited.
Monday Morning Masses

There will be morning mass every Monday at 7:10 am in the chapel. Attendance will be capped at 50 students, and only students will be allowed, as we will not be able to accommodate family members or visitors. If students would like to attend, please check in through the main doors. Students will only be allowed in the building early for mass.

There will be donuts afterward for students who come!


Both Boys Tennis and Girls Tennis will hold Open Court sessions on Fridays from 1:30pm to 3:30pm and on Saturdays from 12pm to 1pm.
Pre-Season Updates

Check out this document for up to date information on Pre-Season schedules.

Hiring Opportunities
BMCHS Custodian

Spread the word! Bishop Manogue Catholic High School is seeking an afternoon shift custodian. This is a year-round, full-time, non-exempt position with full benefits. Prior school custodian experience preferred. For details or to apply, please visit our or call Marion Hammond at 775-336-6011 for more information.

Community News
Chop Stop

A new healthy fast food restaurant is opening this month at the SouthTowne Crossing Shopping Center! Chop Stop will be a great part-time job option for students looking for flexible hours.
Check out their website for more information at or apply HERE.

Service Hours

School Lunches
We need parent volunteers for school lunches! Volunteers will need to undergo COVID-19 training and contact Bonnie Hansen at (775)336-6000 or Greg at (775)336-6098 to confirm availability.
Remember, the Diocese of Reno has mandatory requirements for volunteering at all Diocesan schools, including Bishop Manogue, and you cannot earn service hours until those requirements have been met. Contact Bonnie Hansen at  or 775-336-6000 with questions.

Parents will have to enroll in Protecting God's Children through Virtus and stay up to date on monthly bulletins for two years. After the two years, you have completed all the necessary bulletins. This transfers over from any of the Diocesan schools. If you are still receiving bulletins after two complete years, contact Elda Juarez at  to be removed from the update list.

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