BHS Guidance

Bucksport High School Mission Statement

To provide a rigorous and inspiring education in partnership with our community


Bucksport High School Guidance

Welcome to our guidance website, where we will try to keep our students and parents/guardians up to date on what is going on and what is to come. We hope to help make this journey through your high school years and beyond, fun and informative.

Bucksport High School Graduation Requirements:

  • Students must earn 24 credits
    • 4 credits in English
    • 4 credits in Math
    • 4 credits in Science and Technology (Biology required)
    • 3 credits in Social Studies (US History required)
    • 1 credit in Fine Arts
    • 1 credit in Health
    • 1 credit in Physical Education
    • Proof of Computer Proficiency
    • Maine Studies requirement (most students meet this in middle school)
    • All students must complete 40 hours of community service

Upcoming Events:
2023-2024 School Year

  • 9/1: No School, vacation day.
  • 9/4: No School, Labor Day.
  • 9/14: NEACAC College Fair at UMaine, 9-11 am (Seniors have first option)
  • 9/26: Senior/Parent Info. Night at BHS Library, 6-7 PM
  • 10/9: No School, Indigenous Peoples' Day
  • 10/18: PSAT during school day, grades 10 and 11
  • 11/4: SAT Saturday at BHS
  • 11/10: No School, Veteran's Day observed
  • 11/20-21: Parent/Teacher conferences
  • 11/20-24: No School, Thanksgiving Break