Buddies of BCTHS

2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR

The goal of Buddies of BCTHS is to allow students to socialize, partake in activities, and facilitate friendships with their peers.

 

Activity

Time

Place

Cost

September 26, 2017        

Meet & Greet

2:00 - 3:30

D101

Free

October 20, 2017

Costume Party

6:00 - 9:00

Faculty Dining Room      

$5.00     

November 14, 2017

Social Group Activity         

2:00 - 3:30        

D101

Free

December 5, 2017

Social Group Activity

2:00 - 3:30

D101

Free

January 9, 2018

Social Group Activity

2:00 - 3:30

D101

Free

February 13, 2018

Sweetheart Party

2:00 - 3:30

Faculty Dining Room

Free

March 8, 2018

Social Group Activity

2:00-3:30

D101

Free

April 17, 2018 

Crossfit Class

2:00-3:30

D101- Crossfit LBC

Free

May 2018 (TBD)

Philadelphia Zoo

8:30-1:30

Meet in Main Lobby

Free

 

*If you attend all of the activities September-December, you will receive a free Buddies of BCTHS T-Shirt.

*If you attend all of the activities September-May, you will receive a free Buddies of BCTHS Hoodie.


Students in the Skills For Life Academy may be picked up at the end of each activity in the Main Lobby or near the flagpole in the main parking lot.  Please contact Mrs. April Bates or Mrs. Michelle Black with any questions.

 

Best Buddies is an organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). (http://www.bestbuddies.org/)

If you are a Peer Buddy, you…

…are kind, sincere, nonjudgmental, and confident!

…are partnered with a BCTHS student with an intellectual and developmental disability.

...help form friendships with students who have difficulty maintaining friendships.

...meet for fun activities once a month with your buddy (school-sponsored).

…can meet your buddy at the movies, mall, or restaurant.

…can call your buddy on the phone.

If you are a Buddy, you…

…are kind, sincere, nonjudgmental, and confident!

…are partnered with a non-disabled BCTHS student.

...meet for fun activities once a month with your peer buddy (school-sponsored).

…you have fun hanging out with friends!

  Phone- 215-949-1700     Fax- 215-949-2104