BLOOMINGTON GRADUATION SCHOOL
BGS uses trimesters (three-12 week grading periods). School day: Begins at 8:15 am and ends at 2:35 pm. Five - 45 minute classes throughout the day. Dragon’s Lair: Two - 30 minutes tutorials One in the morning and one in the afternoon. Friday Lair: Time for clubs to meet. Daily 30 minute Silent Sustained Reading provides students with an opportunity to practice their reading skills and reinforces the habit of reading as a healthy recreational activity.
Bloomington Graduation School (BGS) provides all students (grades 9-12) with an alternative to the corporation’s comprehensive high schools. Students select BGS for a variety of reasons. Relationship-based, BGS offers a small school community and a 15:1 maximum student to teacher ratio. With a safe and supportive learning environment, both traditional and online curricular options, and flexible schedules, BGS helps students attain success in school and, ultimately, graduate.
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