The Alumni and Friends of Bellaire High School have just awarded scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year. Scholarships are based on academic achievement, grade point average, class rank, and community involvement.
This year, 6 – $2,000 scholarships have been awarded to these outstanding students:
Binze Li – UCLA
Arianna Zhao – Rice University
Carol Argenal – Houston Community College
Jimmy Xin – University of Texas
Thomas Lai – Prairie View A & M
Marina Gago – Texas Tech
Another annual scholarship is in memory of Sherry Senior, who taught Math at Bellaire High School. This year’s recipient of Mrs. Senior’s scholarship Peyton Richardson, who plans to attend Notre Dame.
Another scholarship is the Cesar Cortes. The recipient of that is Jason Rodenbaugh.
Lastly, the Bellaire African American scholarship was presented to Amari Arthur.
The AFBHS also awarded a Faculty of the Year Award to Kay Kubena, Math Dept. Chair, PAP Pre-Cal & AP Statisitics Teacher and the Outstanding Staff Award to Marta Flores de Gomez, Head Custodian. Each of these received a $500 award.
The Alumni and Friends of Bellaire High School (AFBHS) was organized in 1994 to provide annual student scholarships, improvements to the school, and provide faculty and staff awards to support the dedication of their work at BHS. The Alumni and Friends have given over $2,000,000 in scholarships & donations over the years. Funds are raised through our annual alumni event, alumni donations, and sale of Cardinal Courtyard Bricks (which will continue after the school’s renovation).
Any graduate of Bellaire High School is encouraged to register with the website to keep informed of all alumni events, class reunions, and school happenings.
Please go to website to register: bellairehighschoolalumni.org
Support the Alumni & Friends’ courtyard beautification project by ordering a personalized brick. Pave the way for future Bellaire alums as well as supporting student scholarships
Help support the Alumni & Friends of Bellaire High School support student scholarships. There are several different ways you can help support AFBHS.
The Alumni and Friends of Bellaire High School (AFBHS) is a nonprofit, 501 (c)(3) organization formed in 1993. The organization is composed of non-paid volunteers gathered to help maintain the national standards for which Bellaire High School is known. These volunteers contribute their time, energy and support to the organization.
AFBHS is supported primarily by raising funds from alumni, friends and community businesses. Our goals are to raise money for student scholarships, teacher grants, and school improvements. We strive to provide four (4) $2,000.00 scholarships to graduating seniors each year.
Your support, involvement and contributions enable us to create wonderful opportunities for the school, its students and staff. Please consider a tax deductible donation to AFBHS. Additionally, our annual social events are another avenue to participate in our fundraising efforts. If unable to donate at this time or participate in our events, we are always in need of volunteers to help us achieve our mission. Your support is always appreciated whether monetary or other.