Bearden High School
Welcome to the BHS School Counseling website. Here, you can find your student's counselor, read about upcoming academic events, investigate next steps, connect with scholarship and financial aid resources, and much more.
Phone: (865) 539 - 7800 Counseling Fax: (865) 470 -2119Office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 3:45pm during the school year. During the summer, we are open from 9am-12pm on Wednesdays.
Please visit the drop down sections under the School Counseling Channel for more information.
School Counseling Announcements
Are you interested in going to the Daytime College and Career Fair?
What: Daytime College and Career Fair
Who: Juniors and Seniors
When: Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Permission Slip Due: Friday, September 15, 2017 at 3:35 to School Counseling Office
Where: Chilhowee Park Jacob Building
Cost: Free- Knox County Providing Transportation (Students are not allowed to drive themselves.)
BHS/FHS/HVA Evening College Fair
Farragut High School will be hosting the BHS/FHS/HVA Evening College Fair on Oct. 3, 2017. Doors open at 6:30 PM.
There will be many schools from around the country there, and available to speak with you. Join us!
Below are ACT Prep resources offered through BHS....
Bertelkamp - Mrs. Boris will be offering ACT-specific tutoring through Bertelkamp. It will be offered on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings and afternoons (7-8 AM & 3:45-4:30 PM), in Room 421. This will begin on August 29, 2017.
The Learning Express Library - Students are able to sign in to their account or create an account for ACT Prep, which is offered for free by BHS. Click here for Bearden's access to the Learning Express Library.
Coach Rice's Tips & Strategies - A selected amount of Seniors were gathered to discuss the ACT with Coach Rice (ACT Prep teacher), School Counselors and Administrators. These students were given a handout from Coach Rice, with his top strategies and tips. Those are available to you here: Rice's Tips & Strategies
March2Success - March2Success provides an online study program to help students prepare for standardized tests, improve school work and review materials. We also provide tools for educators and parents to track and encourage their students. Click here to learn more about how you can use March2Success. If you would like to use the test prep materials, click the Register button on the top right of the March2Success website.
NJROTC Test Prep - Using this site, students can prepare for the SAT and ACT by taking practice exams, working through tutorials, and focusing on areas needing improvement. This test preparation is free for eligible participants. Please see one of the BHS NJROTC instructors for a username and password. Contact Chief Randy Dickson or Major Dave Bower.