Students at Ben Hill Middle School who are in Family and Consumer Science spent three weeks learning how to hand sew. The students final project was to create a chicken to commemorate our local Wild Chicken Festival. Three top entries per grade were selected and the students were able to vote for the best Wild Chicken for each grade. The winners were as follows; Yaresly Avilia- 8th grade, Amelia Lee-7th grade, Diamond Blue-7th grade, and Emily Vaughn-6th grade
Ben Hill Middle School FCCLA, Family Career Community Leaders of America traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, March 15-17 to participate in the FCCLA State Leadership Conference. While at the Georgia FCCLA State Leadership Conference, students had several opportunities to expand their leadership potential and develop skills for life planning, goal setting, problem solving, decision making and interpersonal communication necessary in the workforce. Activities at the conference will included personal and professional development workshops, competitive events and motivational general sessions. Members who attended the conference were; Honesty Hodge, Katie Coleman, Ora Ring, Cheyenne Walsh, Laylah Giddens, and Gracie Giddens.
Members of BHMS FCCLA participated in STAR Events while at the State Leadership Conference. STAR Events, (Students Taking Action with Recognition) are competitive events in which members are recognized for proficiency and achievement in chapter and individual projects, leadership skills, and career preparation. Katie Coleman and Ora Ring won silver medals for their project in the Focus on Children category. Cheyenne Walsh, Laylah Giddens, and Gracie Giddens also won silver medals for their project in Food Innovations.
Ben Hill Middle School FCCLA was also awarded a membership award for increased membership for the 2018-2019 school year.
Congratulations to our Ben Hill Middle School Teacher of the Year,
Mrs. Debbie Hamlin!
Congratulations to FCCLA members Nandini Patel and Rachel Dale for earning 2nd place honors at the FCCLA Fall Leadership Conference on Wednesday, September 13. They competed against both middle and high school FCCLA chapters and was the only middle school chapter to place. Great Job!
Congratulations to the BHMS Competition Cheer Team for placing 1st at their competition Saturday, September 15th in Alma, GA at the Blueberry Cheer Classic. Way to go girls!
Ben Hill County Middle School
students receive laptops
to use this year!
Please review the
Technology Use Handbook
and sign the
Each student will use the device
assigned to them during the school day.
The devices will not be sent home.
The Agreement needs to be signed
for the student to use the internet & laptop.