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3 McNamara Seniors Selected to the MD General Assembly Page Program

Seniors Justice Stanton, Ashleigh Williams, and Erin Musselman were selected as Student Pages for the 2014 Maryland General Assembly.  Student Pages will spend two nonconsecutive weeks in either the State Senate or the House of Delegates in the spring performing a number of duties.  For more information on the program, contact Mr. Shin.

Important Information About the BMHS Weather Closing and Delay Policy

Bishop McNamara High School follows the Prince George's County Public School Winter Weather Policy.

However, we reserve the right to make decisions that best serve the safety and interest of our overall school community.

BMHS Students Honored as Maryland All State

Congratulations to our Mustang Musicians! BMHS is proud to congratulate the student musicians who have been honored by the Maryland Music Educators Association.
Maryland Junior All State Choir
Emma Raphael - Soprano
Celena Gallardo  - Alto
Jahlani Jackson - Tenor
Maryland Senior All State Jazz Band
Myles Hill - Bass Trombone

2 McNamara Students Selected to Participate in Youth Leadership Greater Washington

Congratulations to Maya Fisher '16 and Sierra Oates '17 to their selections as members of the 2014 Class of the Youth Leadership Greater Washington Program.  Each year Leadership Greater Washington selects proven or aspiring youth leaders from diverse backgrounds and provides them with the opportunity to learn from some of the area's most important decision makers to study various topics such as diversity, the arts, health, public service and community service.

BMHS African Music and Dance Program - A Step Above!

The Bishop McNamara High School African Music and Dance Program has dynamic and innovative classes designed to celebrate the rich and diverse culture of African music and dance in America. Led by Mr. Victor Bah, students learn the intricacies of the arts, live drumming, and African contemporary movement. This video showcases this one of a kind high school program.

Janine Corley '16 Reserve Grand Champion

The Bishop McNamara Equestrian Team competed in a horse show in Darnestown, Maryland this weekend and Janine Corley '16  received two first places and a third place making her Reserve Grand Champion of her division. The Equestrian team has competed in 4 shows so far this year, coming away with this award in two events. Katie Ardovini '16  was awarded Reserve Grand Champion in her division at an earlier show this year.

Our congratulations to both Janine and Katie and the entire Equestrian Team.

National Signing Day at Bishop McNamara

On the first Wednesday of February, high school seniors can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college athletics. This morning at 10:00 a.m., five senior student-athletes of Bishop McNamara signed an athletic scholarship for the college or university of their choice. 

Our congratulations to:

Alfred Bannister, III - University of Maryland, College Park for Wrestling

Isaiah Chambers - University of Maryland, Eastern Shore for Baseball

Course Registration for 2014-2015 School Year Underway

The Course Registration process for the 2014-2015 school year will begin next week, when guidance counselors visit the students' classrooms to distribute the 2014-2015 Course Bulletin booklets and Course Selection sheets.  Important dates to keep in mind during the course registration process:

Honor Roll Posted for Second Quarter 2013-2014

Bishop McNamara High School wishes to congratulate those students who have completed their course of studies with honors for the Second Quarter of 2013-14 school year. Go to Honor Roll for the list of students who have achieved the four levels of honors designation.

Keeping up with Corey Briscoe

Senior Corey Briscoe recently reflected on his internship this past summer at the National Zoo and his future plans.  Corey was really excited about the internship through the YES! Program where he worked for several weeks as a keeper’s aid.