Return to School

Here you will find all the information you need to know regarding the BHCS Return to School Strategy.

Key information can be accessed through the following links:

  1. BHCS Return to School Strategy 
  2. BHCS Return to School Operational Guidelines
  3. BHCS Return to School Checklist 
  4. BHCS Return to School Student Wellness Guidelines
  5. Pick Up and Drop Off Information: Prep | Year 1-2 | Years 3-12

You can also check out the A Whole New World welcome back video from our staff!

And our Welcome Back to BHCS - Monday video:

And our Kinder and Junior School Pickup and Drop Off Instructions - May 2020

And our Welcome Back Tips when dropping off and picking up your children:

Our leadership team has been working extremely hard to design a strategy that will work effectively for all of our students, staff and families. This strategy is built on feedback we have received directly from you and is based on the latest information available from leading health and education agencies. 

Phase 1 - Monday, 15 April to to Friday, 22 May, 2020

On Monday, 15 April we began our Learn From Home strategy which continued until Friday, 22 May.

Phase 2 - Monday, 25 May to Friday, 5 June, 2020

On Monday, 25 May we begin the first two weeks of our staggered return to school with the following cohorts of students:

Monday - Years Prep, 9, 10, 11, 12
Tuesday - Years 1, 2, 5, 6, 8
Wednesday - Years Prep, 3, 4, 7
Thursday - Years 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10
Friday - Years Prep, 3, 4, 7, 11, 12

Phase 3 - Tuesday, June 9 to Thursday, June 18, 2020

On Tuesday, 9 June after the Queens Birthday weekend we will begin the second two weeks of our staggered return to school with the following cohorts of students:

Monday - Years Prep, 3/4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 (except for Queens Birthday)
Tuesday - Years 1/2, 5/6, 8, 11, 12
Wednesday - Years Prep, 1/2, 3/4, 5/6, 7, 8
Thursday - Years 1/2, 5/6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Friday - Years Prep, 3/4, 7, 9, 10

Other Key Dates

Friday June 19, 2020 (final day of Term 2) is a student free (curriculum) day.
June 19 to July 13, 2020 our scheduled three week school holidays will continue as planned.  
Tuesday July 14, 2020 students will return for Term 3. 
Kinder will continue its normal operation throughout each of the phases.

Further information can be found by clicking on BHCS Return to School Strategy and Operational Guidelines.