Senior Project at Bellows Falls Union High School
Welcome to the BFUHS Senior Project page.
Click on the pages above for info on what senior project is, find required forms to print, and download the handbook.
Scroll down for a timeline of due dates for the various components that make up the project.
Remember that a failure to pass in work in a timely manner may result in the loss of your senior privilege and an incomplete will result in losing your sports and extra-curricular privileges.
UPCOMING DUE DATES
(All dates refer to the week beginning with that date, except the presentations)
June 13th, 2019
Deadline for submitting your Project Proposal letter, Mentor Agreement, and Parent Permission form. Forms may be submitted any time prior to this date.
September 16th, 2019
Project Progress Checkpoint. Discuss status of your project with homeroom advisor. Show learning log and photos to support your progress report. (5pts.)
October 28th, 2019
End of Part I. Project evidence, including photos and Mentor Verification Letter (10 pts), Learning Log (15 pts) Working Bibliography (5 pts).
November 11th, 2019
Outline for paper due. (5 pts)
January 13th, 2020
Second Draft of paper due (with all revisions related to clarity of ideas and organization from 1st draft attended to). You must include your previous draft and outline. (5 pts)
December 9th, 2019
First Draft of paper due (5 pages, minimum and must also include title page, in text citations, works cited, and final bibliography). You must pass in your approved outline when you submit your first draft. (5 pts.)
February 10th, 2020
Final Draft of paper due. You must have all editing revisions completed, including grammar, punctuation, spelling, usage and style. You must pass in all earlier drafts. (15 pts.)
April 6th, 2020
All Part II work must be completed in order to be eligible to make your Sr. Project Presentation during the 4/17 - 19 presentation block. Practice presentations (5 points) must be completed prior to your public presentation.
April 21-23th, 2020
Part III deadline: Sr. Project Presentations (25pts), in the evening from 6:00-9:00 pm.