2022-2023 TEST DATES
Test Dates 2022-2023 Reg Deadline Late Reg Deadline
September 10, 2022 Aug 5 Aug19
October 22, 2022 Sept 16 Sept 30
December 10, 2022 Nov 4 Nov 11
February 11, 2023 Jan 6 Jan 20
April 15, 2023 Mar 10 Mar 24
June 10, 2023 May 5 May 19
July 15, 2023 July 16 June 23
For more information or to register on-line go to https://www.act.org/
ACT (This test is state mandated for all Juniors)
TBA @ BBHS
Testing window April 17-20 2022
ASVAB test (Interest inventory) (Passed)
November 17, 2022 for all BBHS Juniors. 8-11:30
Learn about it here at this site: https://www.asvabprogram.com/
PSAT test (Passed)
Test date October 12, 2022
Cost is payable at time of sign-up
Contact for sign-up is Debbie Petrie-Bullock
You can contact her at 352-3440 ext. 4531 or firstname.lastname@example.org
COLLEGES (WEB SITES)
Western Wyoming Community College
University of Wyoming
Eastern Wyoming College
MILITARY RECRUITERS (EMAILS)
SSgt. Jordan Solt
OS2 Ryan Housh
SSgt. Alexander Zuniga
SSgt. Alberto Garcia
WYOMING AIR NATIONAL GUARD
SSgt. Carlea Wallace
WYOMING NATIONAL GUARD
Sgt. Jeremiah Thompson
AET1 Mari Delong
IF YOU ARE A MALE AND 18 YOU MUST REGISTER FOR SELECTIVE SERVICE AT THE FOLLOWING SITE:
TIPS AND TOOLS
If you find yourself needing assistance with life's challenges, friend issues, family issues, future and career questions, or just want someone to talk to, I am here to assist. If I don't have the answer, we will find it together. Life has many ups and downs and problems to solve. You can learn from your mistakes and missteps along the way. None of us has an owners manual to determine what direction one must go or what life we must lead. You write your own as you go along. The choices you make will dictate the life you lead.
Its okay to have fun once in awhile
Mr. Nathan Wiest
Black Butte High School
307-352-3290 ext 2404
This is a perfect opportunity for you as a student to share what is going on in your world and comment about your day if you want. Click HERE. This will get things started.
BBHS EARLY RELEASE FORM.docx As a student, you will need to fill this out and return it before you graduate if you plan to finish in the middle of a year. Can be picked up from the counseling office.
Transcript Request.docx As a student, you will need to fill out this form if you are wanting a transcript sent. Can be picked up from the counseling office.
2022-23 FAFSA Checklist.pdf Information and checklist you will need when you attend the FAFSA workshop.
https://westernwyoming.dualenroll.com/users/sign_in You will need to enroll here first before you can register for Dual Enrollment classes at WWCC. Be sure to check pre-requisites and age waiver if needed. Upon registration, you will be able to utilize the site and choose the classes you would like. You will then be approved or denied depending on whether you meet the guidelines.
BLACK BUTTE HIGH SCHOOL HAPPENINGS
Scholarship Opportunities and FInancial Information
Requirements: US Citizen, High School Graduate, 3.50 GPA.
$48,000 over 4 years with other benefits.
VIsit https://haganscholarships.org for complete details.
Scholarship search engine
VIsit https://www.fastweb.com/ to get started
WWCC Scholarship Page
VIsit https://www.westernwyoming.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid/scholarships-and-grants.php to get started
Wyoming Community Foundation
Various scholarship opportunities available based on individual requirements. Please check site for eligibility requirements and deadlines for the scholarship(s) you wish to apply for.
Sweetwater One Foundation Scholarship Opportuniites
WyHy Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Two 2000$ and two 1000$ scholarships available. See requirements for application @
Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship Fund
Transportation education scholarships for 2023-2024 school year. The amount of the awards will range from $500 to $1000, payable in August, 2023 to the school the student will be attending. Applications available in the counseling office.
Coca Cola scholarship
Scholarship open for high school seniors graduating in 2023. You can apply online between August 1 and October 31 2022.
Medical Staff Scholarship Program
The memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County Medical Staff Scholarship was established to encourage young people pursuing health care careers. If you are interested in applying and the requirements, please see Mr. Wiest for an application. Application deadline is March 31, 2023.
P.E.O. Chapter L Scholarship
$500 Scholarship is open to women who: earned a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale during either high school or the
time they have been in college; is seeking higher education at an accredited college, university or
technical school on a full-time basis; is either a current/former graduate of Sweetwater County high
school or homeschool program OR seeking higher education at an entity within Sweetwater County.
Applications can be picked up from Mr. Wiest and must be received by PEO no later than 5:00pm Monday, May 1, 2023.
Horatio Alger Scholarship (juniors only)
Are you interested in a $25000 scholarship. Here are the requirements:
- Full-time high school junior
- United States citizen
- Minimum GPA of 2.0
- Critical financial need (family income BELOW $55,000)
- Junior is involved in co-curricular and community service activities
- Displays integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
Here is the application address:
Visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/ for direct access to the scholarship page and additional resources.
SWCSD#1 Foundation Scholarships
A site that provides information about several scholarships.
Wyoming LDS Foundation Scholarship
Visit site for more information
The Holy Spirit Council of Catholic Women 2023 Scholarship
This $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a female graduate. The scholarship must be used for the freshman academic year at an accredited university, community college or technical school. For more information and application see Mr. Wiest. Deadline for submission is April 17 to:
Holy Spirit Catholic Parish Office, 116 Broadway St. Rock Springs Wy, 82901
OPPORTUNITIES COMING UP......
BBHS Juniors will be taking this test. Opportunity to learn about what you are good at and what you might want to consider as a career after you graduate from high school.
FAFSA Workshop (Event Passed)
October 21, 2022 from 8:00-11:00 a.m. @ BBHS
Did you miss the BBHS FAFSA Workshop opportunity? You can still meet with Amber Taylor the EOC coordinator
She would love to set up an appointment with you to work through the process. She has an office at WWCC.
Please feel free to contact her at:
307-220-2232 or at email@example.com
You can also call the Financial Aid Advisor Bill Fomanek at:
307-382-1653 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
WWCC Student Ambassador
Are you graduating from BBHS? Are you interested in becoming a student ambassador at WWCC? Find out more by contacting Eric Fry Dean of Enrollment Management.
Prospective Western College Student,
Are you interested in being a part of the Mustang Athletics Production Crew? (No athletic experience needed)
Are you organized, fun, enthusiastic, hard-working, creative and ready for a new experience…?!!!
WWCC needs dedicated people who want to help make sure home and away events are amazing! WWCC needs behind the scenes people, doing things like radio and live stream broadcasting, working the concession stand, setting up halftime entertainment, giving away prizes, being part of the stats crew, taping ankles and taking care of the athletes…WWCC needs you to be right there, right alongside the athletes, coaches and athletic department personnel.
Earn credit, earn work experience, be a part of Mustang Athletics, earn Mustang Gear, …be part of something great!
If you are interested, please contact, Dr. Lu Sweet, Western Athletic Director and find out more about becoming part of the Mustang Athletics Production Crew, LSWEET@WESTERNWYOMING.EDU or 307-382-1740.
High school seniors who aren't college bound may be questioning what their road to building a career looks like. Elwood Staffing has a new FREE online resource center for high school students. Check it out.
Are you interested in the manufacturing industry. Follow the link below to learn more.
WWCC in partnership with with the SW Wyoming Manufacturing Partnership (SWMP) is planning an event on Friday, October 7, 2022 to highlight careers in manufacturing and showcase manufacturing as a S.T.E.M. based industry. The event will be held at WWCC from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Atrium. This is a great opportunity to interact with a variety of manufacturers who are willing to showcase manufacturing's diversity, its innovativeness and its range of careers (welding, operations, IT, industrial mantenance, instrumentation, engineering, cybersecurity, human resources, and R&D to name a few.)
Wyoming Post High School Planning Days, Monday, September 12, 2022 from 9-12 at Rock Springs High School. There will 36 representatives from various colleges, tech schools and the military. A great opportunity to explore your options for your future regardless of what it is. Check it out. Its Free. https://app.strivescan.com/registration is where you go to register for the event. (EVENT PASSED)
Mustang Preview Day (Event Passed) Program (previously known as Senior Day) at Western Wyoming Community College is scheduled for Wednesday, October 26, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come and have some fun, learn what is offered and take a look into your educational future.
You can register at https://wwccwy.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Apply/Events/EventDetails?eventId=1db4f287-7c30-ed11-89ff-0e428bb53267
UW Summer High School Institute (Sophomores ONLY). July 9-29 2023 at the University of Wyoming. Opportunity to attend college-like classes, share ideas and thoughts with other Wyoming students, develop new skills, network and have fun. You are responsible for transportation and $250 for this event. Deadline for application is February 12, 2023. Requirements for the application process can be found at http://www.uwyo.edu/hsi/ Check it out. If you get accepted you will never forget the experience.
Are you interested in attaining a job in the legal field without a college degree? Check this out. 10 Legal Jobs You Can Get Without a Law Degree.
BLACK BUTTE HIGH SCHOOL
JOSTENS GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENT ORDERING
It’s time to start getting excited about graduation if you haven’t already.
It’s time to order your cap and gown and celebrate.
In addition to the cap and gown ordering info, you can order 2023 apparel, graduation announcements, an extra tassel for your rear view mirror, and senior class rings are also available.
Click here for a quick video about graduation.
Senior Class rings-
Enter code RING40 at checkout for $40 off your class ring. (exclusions apply)
Many payment plans are available when ordering your cap and gown and class rings.
One popular payment plan is submitting a deposit and make interest free payments all school year long.
How to order-
Phone-Call 1-800-JOSTENS to order or ask questions.
Graduation from high school happens one time, start celebrating now!
Deadline to order is Oct. 7th.
WWCC Dual Enrollment information
*Please note that beginning next semester (Spring 2023), learners cannot retake course(s) that they received below a C for their final grade or if they have dropped or withdrew from the course a previous semester while in High School and it be funded by BOCES. If a learner would like to re-take a course that they received below a C in or dropped or withdrew from the course previously, learners and their families must pay for tuition and books for the course.
ACT test for Juniors (State mandated)
The required test for all Juniors will take place March 28, 2023 in the morning. Students should be ready to participate starting at 8 a.m.n This test will have no charge.