April 22, 2022



Monday, April 25 is a B DAY.

Friday, April 29 is a B DAY and an ADVISORY


Bacon Academy is excited to announce our next presentation in the Career Spotlight Series. The series will spotlight a different industry each month. Students will have the opportunity to listen to professionals from the field speak about their careers and learn things about the industries they can't learn from a computer. This month we will have presenters from the following industries: Digital Media, Arts, and Entertainment Production. Students can sign up for the presentation in the guidance office. Deadline to sign up is 4/26/22.



If you are in the market for a new mattress this event could be great for you! The flyer provides all the information. There will be over 25 beds on display for customers to try. The beds are new, brand name, made to order, available in all sizes, and cost less than retail stores.  In addition to beds, there will also be luxury pillows, sheets, and even adjustable power bases! Please share this information with family and friends!  Check out this cool video to see how it works: VIDEO LINK


Here is the link to the Facebook event, where we will post about our products, payment options, and other event information: FACEBOOK LINK Click “GOING”!  “INVITE” your friends! “SHARE” our posts!


Spring Pay to Play

Spring pay to play is due. The fee is $180 per player. Pay online here. Payments can also be made via cash or check made out to THE TOWN OF COLCHESTER, and dropped in the main office. If you have met the family max for the year please fill out this form.  Financial waivers are available in the guidance office if needed. 


A group of parents are planning a special Bacon Academy Staff Luncheon for Teacher Appreciation Day, May 3rd. If you would like to donate, please sign up using the Sign Up Genius Link below. Thank you in advance for your support! Lynne McCune, Jessica Trusz, and Renee Misbach. 







Will be on Friday June 3rd to Block Island. The event is all day and pricing will follow.



Saturday May 7th at Aqua Turf. 

Cost is $90 per person. Any dues still owed will be added to the cost of the prom ticket 

Time: Prom is 6:00 - 10:30 pm.  Check-in Starts at 6:00 pm.  Doors close at 6:30 pm - arrival past 6:30 will not allow entrance

Any student who leaves before the end time will not be allowed to return back into the event.  Any student who leaves significantly early will have parents informed

Outside Guests are permitted but must complete Guest Permission Slip which will be on our google classroom page to print on March 30th.  Guest permission slips must be completed before a ticket is purchased for that person.  

Tickets go on sale starting April 4-April 13, which is the week before Spring break, and no ticket sales will occur after that date 

Tickets are non refundable as of April 15th regardless of reason for canceling after that date.  

Dinner will be a Sit Down Style Plated Dinner (not buffet style).  A seating chart is required by Aqua Turf. Students can not sign up for a table unless they have paid for their ticket; If a group wants a table together - I suggest all parties bring money on the same day to purchase tickets. Attire is Formal (Tuxedos are not required)


Bacon Academy Project Graduation

Welcome to Project Graduation - we work with all four classes, from Class of 2022 to the Class of 2025 to begin preparing for their safe graduation activities. Learn more about us!   Our newsletter has all the details.

Upcoming Events:

Trivia Night – April 30 at the Polish Club! Cost is $20 per person and tables seat up to 10 persons. We’ll also have raffle tickets for purchase. To purchase tickets, Venmo @shannon-cuadro or pay online on our website, CURRENT FUNDRAISERS page. Our Flyer has all the details.

Cornhole Tournament –We are set for Saturday, June 4 at Hop Culture  in Colchester. Registration opens April 1. Click below to register and get all the details. Cash prizes for first three places!


LAST CALL FOR Class of 2023

Last call for class dues.  Please pay Mrs. Steele in room 2148 $10 for each year that you have not paid.  Please pay no later than February 4th.  Everyone should have paid $30 up to this point. MUST BE PAID BY APRIL 27, 2022.

Junior Prom is scheduled for May 21st at Lake Of Isles located in North Stonington from 5pm-10pm.  The cost of the ticket is $85 per ticket and will be available for sale April 27, 2022 through May 4, 2022.  All obligations must be met prior to purchasing a ticket.  Please see Mrs. McKiernan to make sure you are cleared!


Spring Sports registration is open

Registration is through PowerSchool Parent Portal



*Check out the New and Improved School Counseling Office Webpages


Follow @BaconCounseling for timely department information!


Local businesses have been sending in information for job opportunities, please stop by and visit the job bulletin board.


The winning essay, selected by members of the Bacon Academy English Department, will be read by the winner at graduation.  The essay topic is “Appreciation of Our Own”.


Information about College Board

Test scores are being released for the PSAT and SAT exams for both Sophomores and Juniors. When the School Counseling Office receives any hard copies of your tests, we will contact the students to visit us and pick them up.  Most times, students are notified directly from the College Board via email about their test scores being ready to view.  College Board Accounts are not managed by the School Counseling Office and are only available to students.  Students must keep their user name and password for access.   https://www.collegeboard.org/   Please visit the College Board website to access your materials, or if you have questions concerning sign on, their direct number is 866-630-9305.