Class of 2024

All the information you need as you prepare to become a BCHS Trojan!

Trojan Mascot holding Class of 2024 signWelcome to Bishop Chatard High School! We are looking forward to welcoming you as a member of the Trojan Class of 2024.

During the spring, summer and into early fall, this webpage will provide important announcements and information you will need as you begin your high school career. Please check back frequently.
Send a photo of you holding your admissions certificate and we’ll add it to this webpage! Please include the student’s name. Send to communications@BishopChatard.org


BCHS Athletics returns on July 6

Physical Night is July 7.. 3-Step Phase in Plan.. Paperwork needs to be turned in before participating.. Daily Monitoring Form

Details on our new Athletics during the Pandemic page

Submit the COVID Monitoring Form

  1. Registration deadlines and course registration is now officially over, but applications are always accepted. Please contact Marilynn Fagan, mfagan@bishopchatard.org with any questions.
  2. Check back to this Class of 2024 page often for information about upcoming events, news and general information. This is your spot for info until school begins in August.
  1. Your deposit is made, you’ve registered for Freshman courses. Do you still have questions? Give the enrollment staff a call. If you have any questions about your financial aid, contact the Business Office for clarification.
  2. Check back to this Class of 2024 page often for information about upcoming events, news and general information. This is your spot for info until school begins in August.


Don’t forget to check the ‘Sports’ tab on this page for individual announcements.

Financial Aid Appointments are now available

Every family who will be receiving ANY financial aid for the 2020/2021 school year MUST make a Financial Aid Appointment during the summer to complete the applications for 'vouchers' (Indiana Choice Scholarships) and SGOs (tax credit scholarships). Register for your appointments with the Business Office today. Appointments in May/June will be virtual. July/August appointments may have an option for in-person appointments, if COVID-19 restrictions allow. Appointments will last about 30 minutes.

For virtual appointments, please email your 2019 Federal and State Tax Returns to Nancy Meiner (nmeiner@bishopchatard.org) as soon as possible. For in-person appointments, you should bring the returns with you. If returns are uploaded to FACTS,  no need to send again to Nancy and bring in. 

Specific details about your appointment will be emailed to you the week before your scheduled appointment.

Schedule your appointment

More about SGOs
More about Vouchers

Summer Work Study

Work study will look different this year. We are looking for signups for potential upcoming special projects in order to get school ready. If we decide to use students, we will observe all mask & social distancing measures. At this point, we are just looking to see which students might be available to help in the coming weeks.

Please fill out the Work Study Survey, if you are interested. This is open to all students, but preferences will be given to students receiving financial aid.

Open Work Study Survey
BCHS Sports Physical Night is Tuesday, July 7, beginning at 6 p.m. at BCHS. IHSAA Physicals administered at that time are good for the entire 2020/21 school year. Appointments are needed to attend.

Details

Bishop Chatard Summer Math Academy is a two week intensive course taught by high school math teachers. The designed purpose of this academy is to prepare students for success in high school level math by working on foundational mathematical elements essential to Algebra 1. Cost is $50/student.
The Math Academy has been postponed until closer to the time when we are able to resume in person learning. Those already registered will be contacted as details are finalized.
For questions and registration, contact Ann Taylor (Vice Principal of Academics) ataylor@bishopchatard.org; 317.251.1451 ext. 2244.

Students
Our traditional Freshman orientation, scheduled for June 6, has been postponed. We’re working on a new format to respect social distancing, as needed. Look for information about an online trivia event as well as a virtual scavenger hunt, both events providing an opportunity for students to meet and interact with each other prior to the beginning of their high school career.

Mentors from the new Senior Class will also be contacting incoming Freshmen via Google Meet or Zoom as part of orientation.

Parents
Freshman Parent Orientation Part 1 included a zoom meeting, held in sessions from May 9 – May 20. If you missed this meeting, please contact Marilynn Fagan, at mfagan@bishopchatard.org for details.

Summer Music Newsletter and July Mini-Camp

Information includes details of the July 20-24 2020 Mini-Camp for BCHS band and Vox Troiano members, incoming Freshman Band to-do list and more.

Music Newsletter

View the 2020 Music Handbook


Looking Ahead

  • Don’t forget to check the ‘Sports’ tab on this page for current sports news.
  • 2020/2021 BCHS Key Dates Calendar
  • Used Uniform Sale: Tentatively planned for August

The School Calendar

Throughout the year, our electronic calendars are the best source for calendar information. Calendars are found under the News & Events section on this website.
Go To Calendars Page
Print a version of the 2020/2021 key dates calendar here.


Parent Volunteers at BCHS

Many volunteer opportunities are available during school, at extra events or with organizations. The BCHS parent organization, The Trinity Club, organizes volunteers for the school and school events. The Athletic Booster Club, Music Booster Club and Theatre Boosters also have needs throughout the year.

Check back for our online Volunteer form.


Summer Baseball Workouts

Incoming freshman summer baseball workouts are Tuesday evenings in the month of July from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. on the baseball field. Dates of the sessions are: July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020. Questions? Contact head coach Mike Harmon at mharmon@bishopchatard.org


Summer Football — ASAP To Do List

Please read the summer football information! Parents: If your son is interested, contact Coach Jennings to get on the parent email list and access to virtual training. Fill out the form to submit practice pack sizes.
View Full Details


Cross Country Callout Form

Any student interested in running Cross Country in the fall: Please complete the following form to send us your contact information. Details about summer conditioning and the fall season will be communicated as they become available.
Open Callout Form


Sports Physicals – Ticket to Play

After all required forms are received by the Athletic Department, the student is eligible for the ‘Ticket to Play’, which every head coach needs in hand before the student can participate in sports conditioning, workouts or games at any time during the year. View the required forms and our procedure for the year, as we phase in Athletics opening in July. Sports Physical Night is July 7. Schedule your appointment online via our Pandemic page.

Go to BCHS Athletics during the Pandemic


Class of 2024 Future Trojans

RT @LukeRoom210 Wooohooo! The yearbooks are in. So very proud of the design and photography staffs that made this book happen. We can’t wait for everyone to get a copy. pic.twitter.com/0F3RK9cL0Q

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