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Parent Guild Lunch Meeting

The Parent Guild lunch meeting has been rescheduled.  Please join us this Thursday, September 20th from 12:00 – 1:00 at the home of Cara and Doug Schassfma, 437 Island Park Drive, Daniel Island.  If you have any questions please contact Kelly Duffy – kduffy@behs.com… read more

PB&J Blitz

This week and next we are tackling hunger by collecting peanut butter and jelly jar donations for the Lowcountry Foodbank’s annual PB&J Blitz. We’re competing against Timberland High to see which school can collect the most donations and we have until next Thursday, the 13th to collect as much as we can! Just a final… read more

Leo Albano ’18 & The Notre Dame Player Walk

Our very own Leo Albano,’18 making his first “Player Walk” Appearance as a Notre Dame football player! The Notre Dame Game Day “Player Walk” Tradition – Coach Kelly and the Irish football team arrive at the Gug on Saturday afternoons for final preparations before taking the field at Notre Dame Stadium. After the team walks… read more

Sal Badolato ’18 ~ New Game in Town

The Newest Game in Town When one member of the Bishop England Class of 2018 begins business classes this fall at the University of South Carolina, he may already know a thing or two from the business concept he launched in his parents’ garage. Sal Badolato began making Sal’s Washer Sets during the summer between… read more

Purchase Student School Pictures Online!

Click the “Buy Now” button below to purchase student school portraits. BEHS receives 50% commission on all underclass school picture sales. This is a great fundraiser for our school!… read more

Luke Bryan signs BEHS graduation cap!

A little summer fun was had by a member of the class of 2018! If anyone knows Britney Carney ’18 and how much she loves Luke Bryan….and now he loves her BE graduation cap! She wore it to the concert and he signed it.    … read more

BEHS Faculty & Staff Day of Service

As our faith in Christ teaches us, the Corporal Works of Mercy serve as charitable actions by which we help our neighbors in bodily needs. So to carry on in that same sentiment, our faculty & staff got together and gave back to the community we care for so deeply by teaming up with the… read more

Welcome New Faculty Members!

Bishop England’s new faculty members attended an in-service for new staff on August 10. We are excited about our new members and welcome them to the BE community. They bring a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to a new school year. In chairs, L to R: Lindsey Clark, Social Studies Department; Carmen Brahim, World Language… read more

Coach of the Year!

Cindy Baggott, head BEHS girls volleyball coach,  received Coach of the Year from the South Carolina Athletic Coaches Association this past Sunday. Coach Baggott began coaching the team in 2007. She has won 11 straight State Championships, part of the national record 28 overall State Championships and 18 consecutive State Championships. The team begins play… read more

Bella Kissell receives the Congressional Award

The Congressional Award is the United States Congress’ award for young Americans. The Congressional Award Program is about challenge. The Award offers young people the opportunity to set a personal goal and achieve it. Along the way, you will learn about yourself and about qualities like responsibility, trust and the ability to plan and organize.… read more

Deacon Rhett Williams ’03

Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone will ordain Deacon Rhett Butler Williams ’03 to the priesthood on June 8 at 6 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 120 Broad St. He will celebrate his first Mass at the Cathedral on June 10 at 11:15 a.m. Click Here to read the full article.… read more

2017 – 2018 Teacher of the Year!

Julie Rosebrock has been named the Teacher of the Year for the 2017-18 school year. Mrs. Rosebrock was selected by the faculty because she demonstrates all the attributes of a master teacher… • Exhibits a desire to grow as a teacher, to be innovative, and to become a stronger teacher. • Exhibits a positive influence… read more

Hans Koebig Rotary Scholar of the Year

Kelly Perkins who is a senior at Bishop England High School was awarded The Hans Koebig Rotary Scholar of the Year award though the Rotary Club of St. Andrew’s on May 31, 2018 in the amount of $6,000. There were three other winners from West Ashley High School and James Island Charter High School who… read more

“Lunch With Dottie”

The Bishop England Alumni Association invites alumni, parents and friends to “Lunch With Dottie” Friday, June 22nd. Dine and chat with Dorothea Benton Frank as she launches “By Invitation Only.” Enjoy a delicious seated luncheon at Halls Signature Events new space, 5 Faber. Tickets are $40. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. with convenient parking in… read more

“Circle of Life” Spring Concert

Join the Bishop England Chorale and Director Thomas Gerber at the annual spring concert Fri, May 18 at 7:00 PM. This year’s theme “Circle of Life,” includes arrangements from Broadway musicals “Mamma Mia!,” “Queen,” “Lion King,” and “Wicked.” This concert will also feature senior solos. There is no cost to attend. A free will offering… read more

Spanish Club Award

The Bishop England Spanish Club began a new tradition by awarding $50 to a senior for being a dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic member of the club for the year.  The senior has participated in the club events and in the community service work at Midland Park Elementary where he/she read to the students at the school   In the inaugural… read more

Parent Guild Drop-In

It’s Time to Plan for the 2018-19 School Year! Join the BEHS Parent Guild for Wine and Snacks Wednesday, May 23rd from 5:00 – 7:00 PM In the BE Library (second floor) Drop in to find out more about next year’s events and how you can get involved! Bishops Boutique, Gala, BE Connected, Luncheons, Spirit… read more

Drama Club ~ 2nd Annual Cabaret

The Drama Club is performing their 2nd Annual Cabaret! Come see performances of famous musical numbers from The Greatest Showman, The Lion King, Mamma Mia, and many more on May 11th at 7. Admission is free, but we will be collecting donations for the victims of the tornados in need of food, the Summerville family… read more

French Club

A group of students from French Club lead a rosary all in French during lunch. They prayed for the recovery of their friends suffering from injuries, those suffering from mental illness, those who have lost loved ones, and the souls in purgatory.… read more

BEHS Athletic Signings

Congratulations to the following student-athletes who signed today. Lleyton Dacuba-Queens University (Tennis) Drew Bobey-Johnson & Wales (Tennis) Leo Albano-Notre Dame (Football)… read more

Advanced Drama Production

We’ve all been to a football game before. The sweaty players, the food, the enthusiastic parents and students cheering on the game; But something is missing here. The cheerleaders! The Lions cheer squad is down on their luck when new rules for qualifying for nationals requires 5 members to constitute a full squad; but they… read more

Baseball Ranked Top 50 Nationally

The Bishops Baseball team finished the regular season with a 23-1 record. The team managed to win the IP Classic and HIT tournaments for the first time ever and will begin the AAA playoffs ranked #1 in the state baseball coaches poll. Their success has now reached a national level with the most recent Rawlings… read more

YESCarolina School Entrepreneurship Competition

Yesterday, the students in our Entrepreneurship class participated in the YESCarolina School Entrepreneurship Competition here at BE. Mary Kate Burkholder (teatime Charleston), Peyton Doyle (Train 4), Kevin Hart (Ninja Socks), Daniel Hollister (MiBall), Preston Maile (Maile’s Guitars), Tobin McDonald (Petsify), and Brendan Smith (Politicaid) presented their business plans to a panel of three judges. All… read more

Charleston Artist Guild High School Seniors Exhibit

The Bishop England Fine Arts Department recognizes three artists: Rebecca Poole, Spencer Watts and Sidney Brusse. These students who are members of the Class of 2018 created paintings that are on display in the Charleston Artist Guild High School Seniors Exhibit at the Charleston Visitor Center, 375 Meeting Street. The exhibit will end on Saturday,… read more

We Need Your Help!

For the next 2 weekends (April 14 & 21), we are in desperate need of volunteers both Saturdays to help get the Tennis Center ready for its dedication on April 29. We have been able to get a lot of things donated but need the man power to put it down. This Saturday we need… read more

Four Athletes Sign to Play in College

Four more Bishop England student athletes signed to play in college, This brings the total college signings for the year to 11. The four newest signees are: Justin Counasse (Lacrosse) – Limestone Christian Greavu (Lacrosse) – Mercer Jaylen Stoney-Patterson (Football) – North Greenville Matthew McManus (Baseball) – Florida State College of Jacksonville… read more

Polish Your Paddles

March Madness Ping Pong Tournament Faculty & Students – register HERE by March 9th. Tournament begins March 11th.  Winners will play in front of the whole school on April 16th.  Paddles Up!  … read more

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Players from the volleyball, baseball, basketball and cheerleading teams participated in the St. Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday, March 17th!… read more

BEHS Pray Out

  While many schools across the nation participated in a “Walk Out” against school violence, Bishop England High School students, faculty and staff held a “Pray Out”.  Our prayer service was designed and conducted by a group of our current students with the help of Ms. Estrada, a junior year theology teacher: Esmeralda Maldonado, Peyton… read more

BEHS Career Day

On March 14th, Bishop England held its annual Career Day.  We welcomed over 40 professionals in fields from medicine,engineering,education, and much more.  Students were able to attend three different sessions to hear from experts in a variety of occupations.  Thank you to all who volunteered their time and expertise to help our students.… read more

Athletic Director of the Year!

Congratulations to BE Athletic Director Paul M. Runey who was voted Region AAA Athletic Director of the Year and was voted Statewide Athletic Director of the Year!… read more

Baseball Captures IP Classic Championship

The Bishop England Baseball team got the season off to a strong start by winning the prestigious International Paper Classic in Georgetown. The team went 4-0 in the tournament defeating Hartsville, TL Hanna, Summerville, and Boiling Springs. Ryan Gaffney was named Tournament MVP. He was the winning pitcher in the championship game against Boiling Springs… read more

Bryan Argenio Art Award

The Bryan Argenio Art Award is presented to a senior who has a strong interest in art and who wishes to pursue art after high school. This is a $250 award presented at the Senior Awards ceremony. Seniors must apply. Contact Mrs. Johnson (Room 101C) with any questions ajohnson@behs.com. Last Years Winners Artwork… read more

Anthony Battista ~ 3rd Place Individual State Wrestling Championship

Bishop England junior Anthony Battista placed third in the state at the individual wrestling championships last weekend in Anderson.Battista, a 2017 state qualifier at 126 pounds, entered this year’s tournament ranked fifth in Class AAA at 132.He opened with a 4-2 decision over fourth-ranked Michael Freeman of Woodruff before running into West Oak’s Matthew Williams… read more

Cheerleading Clinic

Bishop England High School Cheerleading Tryout Clinic Interested in cheering in high school? The Bishop England cheer coach will be holding a FREE one-day clinic to help prepare for the BEHS cheerleading tryouts in April! When: Friday, March 9, 2018 from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Where: The gym at BEHS *Reserve your spot at ccondon@behs.com… read more

Signing Day

The following Bishop England athletes signed their national letter of intent today.  Congratulations Bishops!! Kessy Bradshaw-The Citadel (Women’s Soccer) Kevyn Banda-The Citadel (Women’s Soccer) Owen Cooper-Lynn University (Men’s Soccer)… read more

Campus Tours

Thirty-two BE 10th and 11th grade students went on an overnight trip to visit four South Carolina campuses:  USC, Furman, Clemson and Anderson.  The students had the opportunity to sit in on admissions presentations and to take tours of each campus.  They were offered a good variety, as two colleges are large public universities while the… read more

#BEdisconnected

As we enter Lent, a time of sacrifice and reflection, all members of the Bishop England community are challenged to reflect on their use of social media and its effect on their lives. All are encouraged to limit their use of social media as a sacrifice and an opportunity to fill this time with prayer,… read more

AP Exam Registration

AP Exam Registration – Click Here AP Exam registration for Bishop England High School will begin at 8:00 am, February 12, 2018  and will end promptly at 11:59 am on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. If a student does not register for their AP Exam online, they will not be able to take the AP Exam. Each AP exam costs… read more

Leo Albano – FNR Scholar Athlete of the Year

A huge congrats to @battlingbishops Leo Albano, our FNR Scholar Athlete of the Year. Tonight, it was an honor to stand alongside as @DavidAylor presented him his $5,000 scholarship check. Leo was a football, basketball & baseball star at BE- planning to study engineering. pic.twitter.com/kbl5kFjPmM — Scott Eisberg (@SEisbergWCIV) February 8, 2018… read more

Tolkien and Lewis Class

Mrs. Durst’s Tolkien and Lewis class strives to know each author personally. Every  person in the class chooses a specific part of a normal day for J. R. R. Tolkien to illustrate in a mural. Pictures range from Tolkien tripping over his children’s train tracks while gathering the family to attend Mass to Tolkien working… read more

Catholic Schools Week ~ A Day of Service

A central aspect of a Catholic education is learning the importance of service to others. So today as a part of Catholic Schools week, our students took a visit on over to Summit Place of Daniel Island and joined the residents there in a friendly game of Wii bowling. May the best team win!… read more

Spring Sports Tryout Information

BISHOP ENGLAND SPRING SPORTS TRYOUT INFORMATION VARSITY & JV MEN’S LACROSSE -January 22nd & 23rd 3:30pm-5:30pm (BE Practice Field across from Teachers’ Parking Lot)-No Cuts VARSITY & JV WOMEN’S LACROSSE-January 22nd & 23rd 3:30pm-5:30pm (Report to the track 3:15 on Monday January 22nd) (BE Practice Field across from Teachers’ Parking Lot)-No Cuts VARSITY & JV… read more

Drama 1 Celebrity Presentations

Is that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson walking down BE’s halls? Nope! It’s the Drama 1 class impersonating a few celebrities for their first project of the semester! We had some A-list appearances from Arnold Schwarzenegger to Taylor Swift. We can’t wait to see what more creative things come from this semester’s Drama classes!… read more

March For Life

  We pray for a safe journey as some of our students, faculty, and members of the Diocesan Missionary team travel to Washington, D.C., to attend the March for Life!… read more

Quarter 2 Honor Roll

The following students qualified for Honor Roll for Quarter 2.  To qualify for Honor Roll a student must have an overall numeric average of 90 or higher in all classes.  The Quarter 2 Honor Roll TAG Day is scheduled for Wednesday, January 24th. Congrats to the following students: Quarter 2 Honor Roll Juniors & Seniors Quarter 2 Honor Roll… read more

Free Math Tutoring

Meet me on Study Buddy! Study Buddy is a peer-to-peer online tutoring platform. The Tutors are high school honor students who volunteer their time to help others understand and succeed on math and science by helping with homework, labs, and studying for tests! Tutoring is free, and unlimited. Whether there’s a need for help every… read more

2017 BE Golf Tournament

  On Sunday, December 11, over 100 golfers teed off at Patriots Point Links for the 2017 BE Golf Tournament.  Thank you to all our sponsors, golfers, volunteers and staff that came out to make it such a fun day. Together we raised over $11,000 to benefit Bishop England’s Green & White Fund. A special… read more

French Club Fun

On December 4, students from the French Club did their annual French Day at Mason Prep. They led the second graders in French bingo, cookie decorating, organized French games, and taught them about Paris. Of course the food was one of the most important parts: the BE students treated the second graders to croissants and… read more

2017 AP District Honor Roll

Columbia, SC – Three South Carolina school districts are among a total of 447 in the United States and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the Annual AP Honor Roll. AP Honor Roll districts simultaneously increased access to Advanced Placement® coursework while maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores… read more

Christmas Cheer

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!” The Drama Club is caroling to students and teachers this week as a fundraiser for the spring musical, Cinderella. The club members are skipping down the halls with jingle bells and Santa hats to bring some smiles and Christmas magic to… read more

Choral Performance

Please join us for a choral performance on Friday, December 8 at 7:00 PM. Musical selections will include “Mary Did You Know?”, “In the Bleak Midwinter”, and “What Sweeter Music.” The choirs of Bishop England High School and HARMONIA from Christ Our King-Stella Maris School will perform. The concert is directed by Mr. Thomas Gerber… read more

West Point Society 5th Annual Leadership & Ethics Conference

4 Bishop England Juniors participated in the West Point Society’s 5th Annual Leadership and Ethics Conference that was held on November 17th at Academic Magnet High School. The purpose of the conference is to promote ethical awareness and decision-making, encourage principled living and character, enhance the ethical climate in our schools and our community, and… read more

Model United Nations Simulation on Venezuela

The Model United Nations Club held a simulation on November 1 about solutions to the economic and security problems in Venezuela. The students worked in teams to do research, write resolutions, and then debate and vote on their resolutions. They considered solutions such as military and police intervention, sanctions, rehabilitation for drug traffickers, and boarder… read more

Four Athletes Commit to College

Four Bishop England athletes signed to play their respective sports at the college level. Emma Pizzo signed to play lacrosse at Mercer. Jared Pratt committed to play tennis at the University of Wisconsin. Gregory Sanders signed with Erskine to play baseball and his teammate Will Bastian will be playing baseball at The Citadel.… read more

Coastal Carolina Fair BE Art Contest Winners

Creative students from Bishop England competed at the 2017 Coastal Carolina Fair. Students participated in Youth Art, Photography Youth Division, and Creative Arts- Ceramics exhibits. The following students were recognized in the ceramics competition: First Place Fine Art/Sculpture (Other): Gabrielle DeMarco Second Place Fine Art/Sculpture (Other): Emmie Butler Third Place Fine Art/ Sculpture (Other): Anthony… read more

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The Drama Club of BEHS will present “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” for its fall production which begins November 10th at 7:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center.  BEHS students enter for free with student id, and all other guests will pay admission.… read more

No Shave November

Our male students are invited to participate in “No Shave November” in order to raise funds to be split between the CSMC money drive and One80 Place, which provides shelter, food, healthcare, and job training for homeless people in our local community. In order to participate, each boy must pay $20.00 to Mr. Darnell who will… read more

BEHS 2nd Annual Alumni Memorial Mass

The Bishop England community gathered to celebrate the 2nd Annual Alumni Memorial Mass in The BE Gymnasium on November 1, 2017. This annual tradition is held in honor of all alumni, faculty & staff and friends of Bishop England who have died. Over 75 people attended the mass, which was celebrated by BE Chaplain Father Bryan Babick. We honor the names of our deceased alumni by listing them in our… read more

Outstanding Educator Award

Jennie Humphreys, BEHS Social Studies teacher, has been selected for the University of Chicago’s Outstanding Educator Award. This award is selected based on nominations submitted by first year students. The award is for educators who have influenced students, challenged them or helped them along their path toward intellectual growth. Mrs. Humphreys has been selected as… read more

Quarter 1 Honor Roll Students

The following students qualified for Honor Roll for Quarter 1.  To qualify for Honor Roll a student must have an overall numeric average of 90 or higher in all classes.  The Quarter 1 Honor Roll TAG Day is scheduled for Thursday, November 2nd. Freshmen & Sophomore Quarter 1 Honor Roll Junior & Senior Quarter 1 Honor Roll… read more

Girls Swim Team Wins First State Championship

Last year the Boys Swim team won their first State Championship with the Girls finishing Runner-Up. This year the roles were reversed. The Girls Swim team dominated the State Meet defeating second place May River by more than 100 points. This is the first state championship in program history. The Boys team battled in the… read more

2017 Graduate Wins National Competition

Jasmine Adams wins at the national level in October 2017. NEW YORK, NY — YEScarolina sent two Charleston student entrepreneurs to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, sponsored by the Citi Foundation, in New York City this week. Colin Posnanski, student at Wando High School and 1st place winner of the Mark… read more

National Merit 2018

Congratulations to the following Bishop England seniors who have been recognized in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.  We are proud of Anna Grace Chang, Kelly Perkins and Jared Pratt who have earned the distinction of National Merit Semifinalists. We are equally proud of Leo Albano, Sydney Carmain, and Riley Grace Hughes who have earned… read more

BE Connected Event ~ Friday, September 7th

The BE Parent Guild is hosting their 4th annual BE Connected Event on Friday, September 7th for all new and returning BE families.  Join us from 5 – 7 pm in the reserved PG section at Dockery’s Pavilion on Daniel Island.  Light appetizers provided by the Parent Guild. Cash Bar. Immediately following we will head… read more

I Scream, You Scream..

The BE Parent Guild is treating all BE students to an ice cream social at lunch tomorrow,  Friday, August 31st! We want to welcome back all new and returning Bishops for the 2018 – 2019 school year!!… read more