Mr. Walsh's Web Site

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updated 9/16/13

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 • SYLLABUS (now with homework study guides!)

 


• VOCABULARY

• overview of the vocabulary program

• list of vocabulary words

• weekly vocabulary worksheets

• weekly vocabulary lyrics

 

• SAT TEST PREP

• Colleges which do NOT require the SAT

• What's on the SAT

• Actual SAT essay questions

• #1

• #2

• #3

• General suggestions on the essay

• SAT vs. ACT: What's the Difference?

 

• GETTING INTO COLLEGE

THE COMMON APPLICATION

• NAVIANCE system from BMHS Guidance

• Senior Year Checklist from Guidance

• Factors to Consider in Choosing a College

• Application Responsibilities

• Your Activity Sheet

• Your Application Essay

• Some typical (and real) college application essay questions

• FINANCIAL AID

(CAUTION: BEWARE OF PAY SITES OR ANY SITE ASKING YOU FOR MONEY TO GET FINANCIAL AID!)

• FUNDING EDUCATION BEYOND HIGH SCHOOL booklet from federal government

• FAFSA

• FREE HELP ON COMPLETING FAFSA

• MASS. FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

• MASS. EDUCATIONAL FINANCING AUTHORITY

• INFO. FROM THE COLLEGE BOARD on FINANCIAL AID

• UMASS. AMHERST's SITE ON FINANCIAL AID

• SMART STUDENT GUIDE TO FINANCIAL AID

• THE RESEARCH PAPER  

• LINKS

• My weekly MEDIA WATCH column for the Billerica Minuteman

• BMHS Quick Reference Discipline Code

• Billerica High School

• Billerica School Library

• BMHS Guidance

• Town of Billerica

• Billerica Minuteman

• Lowell Sun

• Boston Globe

• Boston Herald

• The Drudge Report

• Channel One

• Classic Notes

• Spark Notes

• Cliff Notes

• The College Board (SAT)

• ACT Test

 

• BMHS Staff Bulletin Board/Discussion Center

 

• SCHOOLS GONE CRAZY

• Cut in lunch line? Call the police!

• Students suspended, arrested for posting rap lyrics online

• Drama students strip for video between classes

• Student breaks teacher's neck after iPod confiscated

• Teacher strip-searches student for missing book

• 19 students suspended for cyber-bullying principal

• Suspended for "Bong hits for Jesus" banner; case to go to US Supreme Court

• Suspended for wearing coat in school

• Suspended for writing "I love Jesus" on backpack

• 12 students suspended for praying in school

• Principal suspended for giving student a wedgie

• Student suspended for bringing comb to class

• Student suspended for making list of kids he didn't like

• 128 High School students suspended on 1st day for dress code violations!

• Teacher suspended for flag display like the one in our cafeteria. Reinstated once story became public.

• Student suspended for sharing caffeine gum!

• Broken baseball bat trophy piece in student car seen as "weapon"; student suspended

• Black student suspended for red hair

• Student suspended for anti-homosexual t-shirt

• Student suspended for singing threatening song

• Mass. Dept. of Education illegally censors anti-MCAS speaker

• Football coaches paid MUCH more than teachers!

• Suspended for writing violent poetry

• First grader suspended for sexual harrassment

• 5-Year old cuffed, principal suspended

• Suspended for seeking help for a drug problem

• 10-year old cuffed, suspended for scissors

• 4th grader suspended for jello

• Boy tries to sell pipe bomb to raise money in school

• Suspended for Christian flier

• Teacher fired after exposing falling SAT scores.

• Girl suspended for doing cartwheels at recess

• Entire 8th grade suspended after food fight

• 8-year old suspended for cat medicine device

• Suspended for possession of Tylenol

• Knife in car gets student tossed from graduation

• Punished for singing for President

• Student accused of bribing teacher could face 20 years in jail

• Cuffed and sent home for drawing picture of a gun

• Student suspended for wearing trenchcoat, later cleared

• Jail time for bad language at school

• Suspended for imaginary gun

• Teacher calls US flag lapel pins "gang paraphenalia"

• Football coach drops student on his head

• Student suspended for web site critical of school officials

•Texas students watch Michael Moore's "Farenheit 9/11" in class

• Students suspended for inhaling helium while setting up for a dance

• Student suspended for "smelling like smoke"

• Third grader arrested and handcuffed for disorderly conduct

• Three detentions for hugging

• Principal duct-tapes student's baggy pants

• Dodgeball too dangerous for recess

• Student suspended for running for class office

• Suspended for eating lemon drops

• Student suspended for "pretend" gun

• Boy forced to wear dress for talking too much

• Student disciplined for saying "God bless" on announcements

• Boy suspended for playing "cops and robbers" on playground

• Suspended for snowballs

• Principal puts toy gun to student's head

• Student suspended for jaywalking after school

• Third grader suspended for drawing soldier

• Student suspended for headache tablets

• Student suspended for "dangerous cookie"

• Texas bans sexy cheerleading!

• School bans book bags & purses, inspects lunch bags

• Suspended for taking phone call from Mom in Iraq

• On second thought, phone suspension reversed after publicity

• Teacher fired for not raising football player's grade

• Suspended for wearing "Don't Drink and Drive" tee shirt

• 8th grader suspended for taking pain reliever

• 4th grader suspended for NOT making fun of principal

• Substitute teacher bites 5th grader

• Student suspended for hugging

• Water pistol declared a "weapon"; students suspended

• School loockdown, police called over burrito

• Cake knife from band room gets students suspended

• 12-year old hit with Taser 3 times

• Student suspended for rubber band

 

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