Tonight's boys basketball game will be played in Prophetstown's new gym, which is located at 38 Ferry St.
Bureau Valley's Regan Cook won the Region #5 Poetry Out Loud contest. Congratulations to Regan, and we wish her the best of luck at the state competition in Springfield on March 2nd.
Congratulations to FFA members who placed at the Section 3 Proficiency contest. Tate Behrends, Bailey Broers, and Wyatt Wessel all earned 1st place honors and will advance to the District contest on March 4th.
In anticipation of inclement weather, all activities and practices scheduled for before school on Thursday, February 13th have been cancelled.
Good luck to Kristen Higgins at the IDTA State Finals competition on Friday, February 14th.
We would like to inform you that the Bureau Valley Manlius Campus went on a medical lockdown for a short time this morning while the Bureau County Sheriff’s K9 unit was in the building. All students remained in their classrooms and teachers continued their instruction. This process is part of an ongoing effort to ensure a safe, drug-free environment, which also includes academic curriculum that discusses healthy habits. We appreciate your support of the process and willingness to reinforce these messages at home.
The Bureau Valley Storm Boys Basketball team will play at Fulton High School tonight. Fulton will be hosting a "Yellow Out" for suicide awareness. All visiting fans are asked to wear yellow in support of the cause as the Fulton community mourns its loss.
Varsity and sophomore girls bus time for Monday, January 20th has been changed to 10:15 a.m. Sophomore games will be at 11:30 and 4. Varsity games are at 11:30 and 2:30.
The sophomore and varsity girls basketball games in Kewanee today (January 18th) have been CANCELLED. Games on Monday will be played as scheduled. The bus time will be 8:30 a.m.
Saturday’s Storm Sweeties practice has been postponed until Monday, January 20th at 9:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday’s freshmen boys basketball tournament at Newman has been canceled. At this time, the girls basketball bus will leave at 1:00 on Saturday to compete at Kewanee.
Due to forecasted inclement weather, the following has been changed: All Friday evening high school have been canceled. Tonight's home boys basketball vs. E-P has been postponed until Saturday, February 8th. Tonight's girls basketball games at Kewanee have been canceled.
Bureau Valley is selling t-shirts to raise funds for the World Wildlife Fund, which is assisting with the care of animals surviving the Australian wildfires. Please use the following web address to place your orders: https://bureauvalleyoneworld2020.itemorder.com/
All BVHS practices, games, and activities for Saturday, January 11th have been CANCELLED due to weather. The fresh/soph girls basketball tournament at Peoria Heights is CANCELLED.
Congratulations to the BVHS Illinois State Scholars: Trent DeVenney, Maggie Karraker, Caroline Konneck, and Katherine Monier.
What a wonderful Christmas music program performed by the BVHS band and choir!! Thanks for all the hard work that went into the event. Come see them perform again tomorrow (December 7th) at the Christmas Parade in Princeton.
The BVHS National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes are planning our 2nd annual Christmas Fun Day for Pre-K through 3rd graders on Sunday, December 15 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. at Bureau Valley High School. We are planning a "Grinch" theme! This is a FREE event and will include a movie, arts & crafts, games, snacks, & prizes. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1BZkHsbbpwul-IvlNQ7EURHxFwiNG3new/view?usp=sharing
Join the Civics class for a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, November 16th at Bureau Valley High School. The event will run from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Join us at Bureau Valley High School for MEET THE STORM on Thursday, November 14th. Team meetings will begin at 6:00 p.m. with team introductions to follow at 6:30 p.m.
Good luck to BVHS students at ILMEA State competition at Augustana College on Saturday, November 9th. Performances will be at 4:00 and 6:30 p.m.
Bureau Valley High School would like to invite veterans & community members to the Veteran’s Day Program on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 8:30am. It will be held in the Bureau Valley High School Auditorium.
"Radium Girls," the 2019 BVHS fall play, will be this Friday and Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Please come enjoy the entertainment and support the Drama department.
All morning extracurricular activities (open gyms, practices, weights, meetings, etc.) that were scheduled at the Manlius campus for before school on Thursday, October 31st have been cancelled.
Bowling Night in Princeton, Nov 17th! Proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House! https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_7bFp0eq3O7OUhrMDhidm42WWhIeHBneXh5SjNZZmhPMmcw/view?usp=sharing
Holiday Fruit Fundraiser! The Home Ec Club and Renaissance Club are selling fruit until November 7th. Delivery will be the week of December 9th. Contact Tina Hufford at firstname.lastname@example.org. https://drive.google.com/file/d/17-B-B_1TDOxVEWRENL2NtYjARSbePCa2/view?usp=sharing
Veteran's Pancake Breakfast! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qVvgxjWseWxmZDKlT3f1dIpyTuRYWY1E/view?usp=sharing
Trent DeVenney of the Bureau Valley golf team is headed to state, and attached is a link to order a shirt in celebration of the 2019 golf team's successes. https://bvgolf19.itemorder.com/
This year’s fall play, “Radium Girls,” is only a few weeks away. Be sure to mark the evenings of November 1st and 2nd on your calendar.
Congratulations to the following state qualifiers for the ILMEA Band/Chorus contest: Izabel Wallace, Allison Larkin, Keegan Fargher, Cadence Kruse, Ben Roth, & Makayla Heller. They will compete at Augustana College on November 9th.
Congratulations to Trent DeVenney on qualifying for the IHSA State Golf Tournament. Trent’s sectional score of 84 punched his ticket to this Friday’s first round at Prairie Vista Golf Course in Bloomington. Good luck Trent and Coach Jack Gustafson!!!
Tonight’s homecoming festivities will begin at 6:30 p.m. this evening. Kickoff for the football game will be at 7:00 p.m. Go Storm!!!
The Homecoming Parade is cancelled due to bad weather. The Pep Rally will begin at 6:30pm in the HS Gym.
The Bureau Valley High School Drama Department presents their fall play "Radium Girls" on Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd at 6:30 in the Auditorium in Manlius!
Congratulations to Storm golfers Trent DeVenney and Bryson Smith, who both advanced to the IHSA Golf Sectional in Freeport on Monday, October 14th. Good luck!!
Due to a change with officials, the kickoff time was bumped up an hour. Kickoff is now set for 10:00 a.m. The bus will depart at 7:30 a.m. from BVHS. Good luck Storm!!
The football game at Monmouth-Roseville will resume on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. The bus will depart BVHS at 8:30 a.m.
In an attempt to get the game in before inclement weather, the Varsity Football game at Monmouth-Roseville on Friday, September 27th has been changed to a 5:00 p.m. kickoff (rather than 7:00 p.m.). The bus will depart at 2:30 p.m.
School Picture Day is Wednesday, September 18th.
NHS Sub Sandwich Fundraiser is September 11 - September 25! https://drive.google.com/open?id=1s29nQT_G7jYAr_wP5PHPLmC4mUy9yJqz
HAT DAY - Wednesday, September 11th For a donation of as least $1, students and staff will be permitted to wear a hat throughout the school day this Wednesday. All money collected will be donated to the Manlius Fire/Ambulance departments.
Come cheer on Storm Varsity Football tomorrow night at 7:00pm in Manlius as they take on the Hall Red Devils! Now that construction is finished, please enter through the gate near the concession stand! Please remember the following rules: No outside beverages are allowed inside the football field. No pets are allowed unless they are service dogs wearing marked vests. No smoking/vaping is allowed on school grounds. Our BV JFL players will be recognized at half time! Bring your family for an evening of fun!
This morning, August 27, 2019, the school district was made aware of an alleged threat to the school from a student who was not on school grounds. The Bureau County Sheriff's Department was notified immediately. The administration and staff then performed safety protocol steps to ensure the safety of all students and staff in the building. The Sheriff’s department swiftly contained the situation by placing the student into custody. The situation will continue to be monitored by the Sheriff’s department and school administration. The District takes all threats seriously and will continue to investigate any and all allegations to ensure that we provide the safest environment possible for everyone in our district.
Welcome to the 2019-20 BVHS School Year! BVHS main entrance doors will open at 7:15 and breakfast will be served. The day will then begin with a short assembly in the auditorium at 8:00 that will be followed by homeroom and a modified 2:00 dismissal schedule.
7 days until the 1st day of school! A few notes: - All 9-12 students must enter through the main BVHS entrance. - Doors will open at 7:15 a.m. all school year. - To accommodate buses, student drop offs may wish to use the East entrance to the parking lot.
Manlius Backpack Night is August 15th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. An opportunity to organize lockers, walk through classrooms, and see teachers.
BVHS Band Camp Dates: August 5 & 6 = 9:00-11:00 a.m. August 12, 13, & 14 = 12:00-2:00 p.m. Arrive on time at the doors nearest the band room to meet Mr. Gehm.
Football camp times have changed for tonight (7/18/19): 6:30pm - 8:00pm due to the heat.
2019 Off Season Football Schedule and Camp Form https://drive.google.com/open?id=1y8HRetTaZdeTHD019iRd2X_8x3PNUkL1
Football players and parents: Come meet Coach Pistole! There will be a meeting at BVHS on July 2nd at 6:30pm in the auditorium.
Please note: There is a new OFFICIAL Bureau Valley High School Facebook page! The new official page has the BV Storm Logo as the profile picture. Make sure to "Like" the page to receive important information!
REMINDER:Tuesday,May 21st--Sport Physical Clinic at BVHS, physicals start at 4:30pm. Incoming Grades of 5,7,8,10,11,& 12. Cost for the physical is $10. Students may sign up and receive a packet in the office which can be filled out ahead of time to speed the process.
2019 Baccalaureate @ BVHS will be at 3 pm this Sunday May 12. Please come support our Senior Graduates!
The BVHS Girls Conference Track meet scheduled for tonight, at Sherrard, has been moved to Friday, 5-3-19.
The Boy/Girl Track Brockman Invite @ Kewanee scheduled for tonight, 4-30-19, has been cancelled. Make up date TBD. Track practice will be after school.
All Baseball & Softball Games, scheduled for today, 4-29-19, with Hall, Home and Away, Have been Cancelled
The BVHS Baseball & Softball Games scheduled today, 4-17-19 at Milledgeville have been CANCELLED. Also on Monday 4-22-19, all Baseball/Softball Games (away & home) with Amboy have been CANCELLED.
The BVHS Fr/So Baseball and Softball games scheduled for today 4-16-19 at BVHS have been CANCELLED. Both teams will practice today after school.
PLEASE NOTE BVHS BASEBALL/SOFTBALL FOR TODAY, April 15th (No home games today) VARSITY BASEBALL AND VARSITY SOFTBALL AND FR/SO SOFTBALL ALL at PROPHETSTOWN FR/SO BASEBALL ONLY will be at ERIE ALL GAMES AT 4:30PM
BVHS Varsity Baseball and Softball games scheduled for today, April 10th, have been CANCELLED
Good luck to all Storm Students taking the PSAT/SAT today. Aim for a personal best, nothing more. Realize that this is but one moment in time and you are much more than a test score. Believe in yourself and support each other no matter what...I know I do!
BVHS Fr/So Baseball @ St. Bede today 4/5/19 is cancelled. The VAR Softball is STILL ON at St. Bede. BVHS VAR Baseball & Fr/So Softball is still ON at HOME.
All Bureau Valley High School Home and Away Baseball and Softball Games have been cancelled for today 4/4/19
The Bureau Valley High School Girls Track Meet at Princeton for today April 4th, has been Cancelled.
Soph Baseball Game back on at BVHS against Princeton today 3/25/19! Sorry for confusion we are working hard and game will happen. Play Ball!
Soph Baseball at BVHS vs. Princeton is cancelled today 3/25/19. Varsity BB/SB and Soph SB at Princeton still on so far. Stay tuned...
BVHS Varsity Baseball At St. Bede Today 4:30 BVHS Varsity Softball At BVHS (Home)today 4:30 NO BV Fr/So Baseball or Fr/So Softball Today
All BVHS Baseball/Softball games scheduled for today, 3/20/19, have been cancelled
All Baseball & Softball Games scheduled for today, 3/19/19 , Have been Cancelled!!
BVHS Baseball and Softball (Varsity and Soph) scheduled for today (3/18/19) has been cancelled.
All BVHS Baseball and Softball games scheduled for 3/13, 3/14 and 3/15 have been cancelled.
BVHS Drama department James and the Giant Peach! March 8th and 9th at 6:00pm in the BVHS auditorium. Tickets can be purchased at the door. $10 for adults; $7 for students; Pre-K children are free! Doors open at 5:15 and we hope to see you there!
Storm Advances to Sectional Championship! Friday, March 1st, the Storm will play at 7pm at Riverdale!