• Having trouble opening you school email? If so, while you are logged in to your school google account/BCHS email, do the following:
    1. Go to Settings > Mail > Account > Gmail > Re-enter Password
    2. Re-enter your school password and you should be able to open your email account.
    Some freshmen and transfer students have not yet received a Bishop Chatard email address. Any student who has not received his/her BC email address will receive that on Orientation Day.
  • All Student Ambassadors are needed at Freshman Orientation Ambassadors: Check your email from Mr. Funk regarding the August 9th Freshman Orientation. All Student Ambassadors need to be at the main gym at 6:00am on Tues., August 9, to prepare for welcoming the Freshmen for orientation. Wear your uniform shorts/pants and an Ambassador shirt if you have one (school uniform shirt if you don't). We will have new shirts for you as well that morning. Ambassadors will help with Freshman Orientation from 6:00 a.m. until 8:30-9: a.m. At that time you will be dismissed, but you will need to return to school on time for your upperclassman orientation. Questions? Contact Mr. Funk at
  • The Royal Irish Rugby Club: Fall 7s Team Info The team is recruiting for our Fall 7s Team. Practices start Aug. 23, T/TH 6-8:00 p.m. at Riverwood Park. Matches will take place on four Sundays - 9/18, 9/26, 10/2 and 10/9. All high school boys are welcome to come out and play!
  • Newsletter for all Music Students : Read about early August rehearsals (Aug. 2-4), upcoming events and information you need to send to Mr. Duray for the school year in this July newsletter.
  • Vox Troiano & Sounds of Silas Auditions: Aug. 18, 19 In case you missed them in the spring, here is your chance to audition for Vox Troiano (select mixed chorale) and Sounds of Silas (a cappella chamber choir) on Thurs, Aug. 18 after school and on Fri, Aug. 19., during Seminar. These auditions are open to anyone! Spread the word.
  • Seniors: Important Summer Items!
    • Complete your College Autobiography Form this summer: This collects information to provide BCHS with additional information for your college letters of recommendation.

      Open Autobiography Form

    • Tell us you'd like to be considered as a nominee for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program: Complete this form and submit prior to 8:00 am on Friday, August 12, 2022 to participate in an application process to be one of Bishop Chatard's nominees for the program. The form contains details.

      Open Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Form

    • Review the College Preparation Steps for Juniors to be sure you are on top of all things college from last year.

      View Steps

    • Take the YouScience assessment in SCOIR.

      Read Details

  • Keep your iPad periodically charged during the summer: BCHS Tech Team will be pushing updated and Apps over the summer to your iPads. Also, if you have a cracked or damaged screen, please drop it off at the Tech Counter ASAP. Apple repairs for these will be setup as quickly as possible.
  • Summer Reading: Check the info page as summer reading assignments are announced.
  • Your Career Interest Survey Fill in this Career Interest form to be invited to participate in Explorer Career Posts in the fall. Information about this program can be found in the School Counseling Canvas Course in the Career Exploration module.
  • Exploradoor: connect with Indiana internships and experiences for teens

News Worth Repeating

  • Free SAT, AP and Math Tutoring via to support students in grades 8-12 with free tutoring for SATs, math courses and Advanced Placement (AP) courses. Live small-group tutoring via Zoom will focus on SAT reading, writing and math as well as AP course tutoring in calculus, statistics, chemistry, biology, physics and computer science.
  • Sports Medicine Club: Interested in being around medicine, helping with rehab? Learn how to stay calm in emergencies, how to access environmental factors that could lead to injury and more from certified athletic trainers.... The new BCHS Sports Medicine Club, replacing the 'student trainer' role, will provide an opportunity for students to be exposed to medicine. Members will use the title “Sports Medicine Aide (SMA)”. The Sports Medicine Club is not limited to only the fall season or to only one sport; it is open to new members all school year. There is no cost in the club. Questions? Contact MJ Barnes at
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Study Tips
Too much to do with too little time? Stressed about life? View the handouts below for tips from the BCHS School Counseling Department about how to handle stress. Included are apps that can help you track your stress levels!

Tips to help when you’re stressed

How to make a Stress Plan

Stress Plan Form

Online app to track stress

Updated January 2022
Teachers will have everything you need to complete placed in Canvas by 9:00 a.m. You will need to check all of your classes by 10:00 a.m. Plan to work through your school day at your own pace and on your own schedule. You will only have classes that were regularly scheduled for the normal in-person school day.
You are required to complete an attendance form for each class. Each teacher will post the attendance form via a Google form or Canvas Quiz on their Canvas page. Failure to complete the form will result in being marked unexcused for that particular class and work submitted will not receive credit.
You are required to complete and submit all coursework as defined by the teacher. Pay attention to deadlines, they might be different for each teacher. Student work will be graded and recorded in Powerschool.
All teachers will be available for questions between 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. via email or Canvas discussion board. Teachers will respond to student questions within one hour.
Report Harassment or Bullying
The Archdiocese of Indianapolis and Bishop Chatard High School are committed to providing and maintaining a learning and working environment that is free from physical, psychological, and verbal harassment. This includes racial, ethnic, religious or sexual harassment and violence. This commitment continues our longstanding policy of fair and equal treatment of every person regardless of race color, sex, national origin, age; or marital, socioeconomic, veteran, and disability status. We have an obligation to provide an environment that is free from intimidation and harassment based on any of these factors.

Harassment can result from a single incident or from a pattern of behavior in which the purpose or effect is to create a hostile, offensive, or intimidating environment. Harassment encompasses a broad range of verbal or physical behavior that can include, but is not limited to, the following:

      • Physical or mental abuse, bullying, hazing, shunning
      • Direct or indirect threats, intimidation, assault
      • Racial or religious insults
      • Derogatory ethnic slurs
      • Sexual comments or sexual jokes
      • Sexual advances
      • Touching of a sexual nature (caressing)
      • Graffiti of a sexual nature
      • Displaying or distributing sexually explicit drawings, pictures and written material
      • Sexual gestures
      • Touching oneself sexually or talking about one’s sexual activity in front of others
      • Using websites as a vehicle for any type of physical or mental abuse
      • Spreading rumors about or rating other students as to sexual activity or performance.

RT @BCHS_Principal This past Saturday, Sarah Semon competed in the Indiana State School Music Association State-level Solo and Ensemble Festival at Perry Meridian High School, and achieved a near-perfect, Gold Rating on her soprano solo! Congratulations Sarah!

About 2 days ago