UPCOMING EVENTS

 SEPTEMBER

  • TONIGHT: MS Open Studio Academic Showcase, 6-7:45 p.m., more details
  • No Homework due on Friday for MS
  • No Afternoon Games for MS
  • Sept. 24: MS Hiatt Center Leadership Institute for Students, 8-9 a.m., Rooms 30+31
  • Sept. 27: US Belize Trip Parent Information Meeting, 5-6 p.m., Room S5
  • Sept. 27: US Nashville Trip Parent Information Meeting, 5-6 p.m., Room 17
  • Sept. 27: Upper School Open Studio Academic Showcase, 6-7:15 p.m., or 7-8:15 p.m., more details
  • US Afternoon Activities end at 5 p.m.
  • T Bus Pick up 5:10 p.m.
  • No Homework for US due on Friday

OCTOBER

  • Oct. 1: Picture Retake Day, 7:30-10:30 a.m.
  • Oct. 2: College Counseling: Parent Financial Aid Breakfast, 8:15-9:15 a.m., Rogers Room
  • Oct. 2: NuVu Parent Evening at NuVu, 6-7 p.m., 450 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
  • Oct 3: BVR Community Event for Parents/Guardians: Identity + Connections with the Hiatt Center and Visiting Artist Bren Bataclan, 6:30-8 p.m., Rogers Room
  • Oct. 8: SCHOOL CLOSED - FALL WEEKEND
  • Oct. 9: 10th Grade Parent Coffee, 8:15-9:30 a.m., Rifrullo Cafe
  • Oct. 10: NO CLASSES - Parent/Teacher Conferences, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • PSAT For Students in Grades 10 + 11, 8 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. for extended time, Athletic Center
  • T Bus Morning Pick Up, 7:30 + 7:45 a.m.
  • T Bus Afternoon Pick Up for PSAT Students, 12:10 + 1:10 p.m.
  • US Fall Play Rehearsal, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Bradley Hall
  • Oct. 12: No MS Classes - Parent/Teacher Conferences, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Oct. 12: No US Afternoon Activities - US Harvestfest, 3:15-7 p.m.
  • Oct. 13: US Harvestfest Dance, 8-10 p.m., Bradley Hall
  • Oct. 16: Parents/Guardians of Color and Parents/Guardians of Students of Color Reception, 6-7:30 p.m., Research Level
  • Oct. 18: Admission Information Event, 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Oct. 19: No Classes - Parent/Teacher Conferences, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
OPEN STUDIO: ACADEMIC SHOWCASE INFORMATION

See how your student spends their academic day! M eet teachers and other members of the Beaver community and drop by our Canvas Help Desk throughout the evening. The Registrar and BVR IT team will be available to help you login to Canvas and update your notification settings. Parents are encouraged to bring their devices and we will also have some laptops available. 

MIDDLE SCHOOL - Tonight, 6-7:45 p.m.
UPPER SCHOOL - Thursday, September 27, choose session 1 or 2, RSVP here
  • Session 1: 6-7:15 p.m. or
  • Session 2: 7-8:15 p.m.
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES

MIDDLE SCHOOL - Wednesday, October 10, Friday, October 12, + Friday, October 19
UPPER SCHOOL - Wednesday, October 10 + Friday, October 19

As a reminder, there are no classes for students on conference days .
  • Students at NuVu have regular days with normal bus service.
  • Middle School students are welcome to participate in conferences. This is not required, but if your child can join you, please bring them!
PSAT INFORMATION FOR GRADES 10 + 11

On Wednesday, October 10, Beaver is administering the PSAT exams for students in grades 10 and 11 at Beaver.  NuVu students will also be taking the PSAT and will not be going to NuVu on this day.  Please make sure your student arrives at school by 7:45 a.m. with several #2 pencils and a calculator.
#HAPPENINGNOW: NEWS + UPDATES
BVR PARENT RESOURCES
Visit the BVR parent page at bcdschool.org/parents to view and download all the handouts from parent/advisor conferences – including major dates calendars, contact guides, and the college roadmap for seniors.
US HARVESTFEST: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12
Show your support for Beaver! Upper School Harvestfest is on Friday, October 12. The event starts at 3:30 p.m. with Varsity Golf at Putterham Golf Course, Varsity Volleyball in Gym A, Boys Varsity Soccer and Varsity Field Hockey on Upper Field, and we finish up with Girls Varsity Soccer on Upper Field under the lights at 5:30 p.m.
BVR COMMUNITY EVENT: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
Parents/Guardians, join us on Wednesday, October 3 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Rogers Room for a BVR Community Event: Identity + Connections with the Hiatt Center and visiting artist Bren Bataclan. Click here to RSVP and stay tuned for an email with additional information.
ANNUAL FALL CLEAN UP AT DANE PARK
Join the Park Rangers and Friends of Dane Park for an Annual Fall Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Bring your friends and family to help rebuild trails + remove invasive species. All ages are welcome! (Students under 14 need to be accompanied by an adult.) Please meet the park ranger at Dane Park. More details .
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