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Thank you to Stacy Mortenson

Thank you to Stacy Mortenson for all she has done for BHS and the BHSPA!  Stacy has held the position of Co-chair of the Challenge Success committee, an initiative focused on creating a more “balanced and academically fulfilling” experience for our students.  Stacy has also been the Hospitality chair coordinating and executing amazing luncheons and events for the BHS staff and has dedicated her time as co-chair of the Entertainment Committee for the Senior All Night Graduation Party!  Thank you Stacy!  You will be missed!


Thank you for your service Jenn Puhle

Please help us send a huge THANK YOU to Jenn Puhle for her many years of contribution to the BHSPA and MSPA!  Jenn held the position of secretary in both organizations keeping everyone organized and well-documented. She served as our liaison with Bedford TV and is well known as the “Box Top Queen” holding the Box Top Coordinator position for 10 years - a program that brought in over $66,000 dollars for our schools! Thank you Jenn for all you have done!  You will be missed! 


Thank you to Michelle Saber

‪Please join us in thanking Michelle Saber for her many years of commitment and dedication to the Bedford Public schools parent organizations!  Michelle served as co-president for many years on both the MSPA and BHSPA, headed the Senior send off committee, helped with the coordination of BHS school directory, co-chaired the 2020 parent committee and so much more!  Michelle is a wealth of knowledge and has been such a valuable asset to the parent organizations.  We will miss you! ‬


Celebration Day Gratitude

Thank you to those who helped with the June 6th Class of 2020 Celebration Day. 

 

2020 Senior Parents Committee Co-Chairs, Lori Alper, Michelle Saber & Lisa Warhover: for generating, planning and organizing the day.

 

Raelene Houck: for assisting the Co-Chairs and creating the Senior Videos that premiered on YouTube at the end of the day. 

 

Other Committee Participants, for attending meetings, providing valuable insight and ideas, and offering assistance: Chris Anderson, Serena Danielson Arnold, Stephen Bossi, Karen Kalil Brown, Asma Bukhari, Syed Bukhari, Ani Changelian, Heidi Collins, Lee Delzingo, Kristin Doucet, Maral Mahdasian Dulgarian, Allison John Edey, Karen Fallon, Neal Finnegan, Lourdes Finnegan, Susan Frederico, Daisy Girafalco, Jennifer Harrington, Deneen Pelletier Mascoli, Marillian Missiti, Stacy Mortenson, Elizabeth Nemirovsky, Kim Oleksinski, Francisco Ou, Maria Ou, Mary-Lee Pequeno, Jennifer Puglielli, Katherine Rivera, Jessica Tonini, Annmarie Vaughan, Ellen Young

 

Anonymous sign fairy & Patriot Pediatrics who placed BHS Class of 2020 Congratulatory signs around town

 

Raelene Houck: Bedford Town liaison

* the Town of Bedford, Town Manager Sarah Stanton, and DPW for relocating the congratulatory banner from BHS to Great Rd in front of the Fire Department, lining the road with Bedford and American flags, and posting electronic signs in support of the seniors and announcing the 7/19 graduation.

 

Lisa Warhover: Church liaison

* First Parish: Rev. John Gibbons & Deborah Weiner - for ringing their First Parish bell 198 times and their nice message to the BHS Class of 2020

* First Church: Sarah Castricum & Norm Sutherland - for ringing their First Church Carillon bells 198 times and decorating the outside of the church in honor of the BHS Class of 2020

 

Karen Fallon: Fire and Police Department liaison

* Bedford Fire Department: for ringing their bell in honor of the graduates and participating in the senior salute

* Bedford Police Department: for coordinating their senior salute 

 

Lori Alper: Bedford media liaison

* Bedford Citizen: for their June 10 edition honoring the Class of 2020, https://www.thebedfordcitizen.org/2020/06/celebrating-the-class-of-2020-the-citizens-special-tribute-edition/

* Bedford Minuteman: for their June 8 edition, Salute to the Class of 2020, https://bedford.wickedlocal.com/photogallery/WL/20200608/NEWS/608009974/PH/1

 

Bedford TV, Director Katie Duval & staff: for helping coordinate the senior videos, filming events around the town, and creation of a special video of the Class of 2020 Celebration Day

* Please check out the BTV news of Monday, June 8th to see the video (starts at 43:10) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZKVGXksIls

 

Michelle Saber: High School liaison

* Heather Galante and Brenda Sweetland: shared messages about Celebration Day with families

 

Heidi Collins: 

* Hanscom Air Force Base and Hanscom BHS student liaison

* BHS Athletic Director Keith Mangan liaison for scoreboard signs

 

BHSPA:

* Kerry Rackey, Susan DiGangi, Paula Gilarde, and Jenny Stewart for their messages about the Celebration Day

* Diane Bernstein for establishing the Class of 2020 Fund

 

Allison John Edey and Akil Mondesir: Boston BHS student liaisons

 

A big thank you to Francisco Ou: for creating the Google Map of pinned addresses 

 

Bedford Businesses for decorating windows and lawns along the Great Road with signs and banners for the Class of 2020.

 

Bedford families without a graduating senior who joined in to celebrate with signs & banners for the Class of 2020

 

BHS Senior families: whether in Boston, on Hanscom Air Force Base or in Bedford, thank you all for embracing this day, making it special, and celebrating the Class of 2020 graduates! There were many Class of 2020 homes adorned with signs, banners, and decorations, and there was a lot of buzz and excitement happening in town throughout the day. The support is appreciated! 

Congratulations to the BHS Class of 2020 graduates!


Thank you to Stacy Mortenson

Thank you to Stacy Mortenson for all she has done for BHS and the BHSPA!  Stacy has held the position of Co-chair of the Challenge Success committee, an initiative focused on creating a more “balanced and academically fulfilling” experience for our students.  Stacy has also been the Hospitality chair coordinating and executing amazing luncheons and events for the BHS staff and has dedicated her time as co-chair of the Entertainment Committee for the Senior All Night Graduation Party!  Thank you Stacy!  You will be missed!


Thank you for your service Jenn Puhle

Please help us send a huge THANK YOU to Jenn Puhle for her many years of contribution to the BHSPA and MSPA!  Jenn held the position of secretary in both organizations keeping everyone organized and well-documented. She served as our liaison with Bedford TV and is well known as the “Box Top Queen” holding the Box Top Coordinator position for 10 years - a program that brought in over $66,000 dollars for our schools! Thank you Jenn for all you have done!  You will be missed! 


Thank you to Michelle Saber

‪Please join us in thanking Michelle Saber for her many years of commitment and dedication to the Bedford Public schools parent organizations!  Michelle served as co-president for many years on both the MSPA and BHSPA, headed the Senior send off committee, helped with the coordination of BHS school directory, co-chaired the 2020 parent committee and so much more!  Michelle is a wealth of knowledge and has been such a valuable asset to the parent organizations.  We will miss you! ‬


Celebration Day Gratitude

Thank you to those who helped with the June 6th Class of 2020 Celebration Day. 

 

2020 Senior Parents Committee Co-Chairs, Lori Alper, Michelle Saber & Lisa Warhover: for generating, planning and organizing the day.

 

Raelene Houck: for assisting the Co-Chairs and creating the Senior Videos that premiered on YouTube at the end of the day. 

 

Other Committee Participants, for attending meetings, providing valuable insight and ideas, and offering assistance: Chris Anderson, Serena Danielson Arnold, Stephen Bossi, Karen Kalil Brown, Asma Bukhari, Syed Bukhari, Ani Changelian, Heidi Collins, Lee Delzingo, Kristin Doucet, Maral Mahdasian Dulgarian, Allison John Edey, Karen Fallon, Neal Finnegan, Lourdes Finnegan, Susan Frederico, Daisy Girafalco, Jennifer Harrington, Deneen Pelletier Mascoli, Marillian Missiti, Stacy Mortenson, Elizabeth Nemirovsky, Kim Oleksinski, Francisco Ou, Maria Ou, Mary-Lee Pequeno, Jennifer Puglielli, Katherine Rivera, Jessica Tonini, Annmarie Vaughan, Ellen Young

 

Anonymous sign fairy & Patriot Pediatrics who placed BHS Class of 2020 Congratulatory signs around town

 

Raelene Houck: Bedford Town liaison

* the Town of Bedford, Town Manager Sarah Stanton, and DPW for relocating the congratulatory banner from BHS to Great Rd in front of the Fire Department, lining the road with Bedford and American flags, and posting electronic signs in support of the seniors and announcing the 7/19 graduation.

 

Lisa Warhover: Church liaison

* First Parish: Rev. John Gibbons & Deborah Weiner - for ringing their First Parish bell 198 times and their nice message to the BHS Class of 2020

* First Church: Sarah Castricum & Norm Sutherland - for ringing their First Church Carillon bells 198 times and decorating the outside of the church in honor of the BHS Class of 2020

 

Karen Fallon: Fire and Police Department liaison

* Bedford Fire Department: for ringing their bell in honor of the graduates and participating in the senior salute

* Bedford Police Department: for coordinating their senior salute 

 

Lori Alper: Bedford media liaison

* Bedford Citizen: for their June 10 edition honoring the Class of 2020, https://www.thebedfordcitizen.org/2020/06/celebrating-the-class-of-2020-the-citizens-special-tribute-edition/

* Bedford Minuteman: for their June 8 edition, Salute to the Class of 2020, https://bedford.wickedlocal.com/photogallery/WL/20200608/NEWS/608009974/PH/1

 

Bedford TV, Director Katie Duval & staff: for helping coordinate the senior videos, filming events around the town, and creation of a special video of the Class of 2020 Celebration Day

* Please check out the BTV news of Monday, June 8th to see the video (starts at 43:10) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZKVGXksIls

 

Michelle Saber: High School liaison

* Heather Galante and Brenda Sweetland: shared messages about Celebration Day with families

 

Heidi Collins: 

* Hanscom Air Force Base and Hanscom BHS student liaison

* BHS Athletic Director Keith Mangan liaison for scoreboard signs

 

BHSPA:

* Kerry Rackey, Susan DiGangi, Paula Gilarde, and Jenny Stewart for their messages about the Celebration Day

* Diane Bernstein for establishing the Class of 2020 Fund

 

Allison John Edey and Akil Mondesir: Boston BHS student liaisons

 

A big thank you to Francisco Ou: for creating the Google Map of pinned addresses 

 

Bedford Businesses for decorating windows and lawns along the Great Road with signs and banners for the Class of 2020.

 

Bedford families without a graduating senior who joined in to celebrate with signs & banners for the Class of 2020

 

BHS Senior families: whether in Boston, on Hanscom Air Force Base or in Bedford, thank you all for embracing this day, making it special, and celebrating the Class of 2020 graduates! There were many Class of 2020 homes adorned with signs, banners, and decorations, and there was a lot of buzz and excitement happening in town throughout the day. The support is appreciated! 

Congratulations to the BHS Class of 2020 graduates!