Bedford North Lawrence High School

Home of the Stars

  • Stars   Welcome to Bedford North Lawrence High School  Stars

  • Bedford North Lawrence HS


    BNLHS Summer

    BNL is excited to announce open registration for BNL Summer School.  BNL Summer School is a virtual summer session taught by BNL Teachers.
    BNL Students may register for two credits for free! If you have any questions, you can contact your BNL Guidance Counselor or Mr. Canada.

    Registration will open for BNL Summer School on Tuesday, April 6th through Monday, June 7th.

    Monday, June 7th through Friday, July 23rd
    Virtual FINAL Exam: Thursday, July 22nd
    Registration Link | Click Here
    2021 BNL Summer School Flyer

     Textbook Collections
       CHROMEBOOKS:  All returning BNL Students will be keeping their Chromebook devices for the summer!  

       TEXTBOOK COLLECTIONS:  All textbooks will need to be returned!  The BNL Bookstore will accept Freshman, Sophomore, & Junior student textbooks anytime between 7.40am-3.30pm Monday May 24 through Friday May28th.   
    Students are encouraged to stop by the book store before school, afterschool, and during lunch.
           Last Call Collection Times will be Friday May 28th - P1 Juniors, P3 Sophomores, P5 Freshman
    Class of 2021 Collections
      Textbook & Chromebook COLLECTIONS:  Seniors will be returning all textbooks, Chromebooks, Case, and Charger.  The BNL Bookstore will be accepting these items Tuesday June 1st-Thursday June 3rd in the BNL Bookstore from 8am-3.30pm.  We will also collect these items on Friday June 4th at 8am before Graduation Practice in the PAC Lobby.

    CAFE MONEY:  The BNL Stars Cafe will be clearing Senior Lunch Money accounts now through the end of the year. Seniors may withdraw any remaining balance, or transfer to siblings in NLCS.  You can visit the register in the AUX Gym or Cafeteria.  Once you cleared your account, you will be asked to pay daily for extra items.

    GRADUATION PRACTICE:  We will host a required graduation practice on Friday June 4th at 9am in the PAC.  We will roll call and practice all commencement details.  Each student will receive their 8 graduation tickets at the end of our practice. Please report directly to the PAC.

    GRADUATION Commencement:  All Seniors participating in commencement will be required to check in by 6pm in the PAC Lobby.  The BNL Fieldhouse doors for commencement will open at 6pm.
  • Bedford North Lawrence High School is located just to the east of the town of Bedford, Indiana, in Lawrence County. The school opened in January of 1975 as the result of the consolidation of seven schools. The high school has an enrollment of approximately 1600 students in grades nine through twelve. The school is part of the North Lawrence Community School Corporation, which serves approximately 5,000 students from the portion of the county north of White River. Bedford itself has slightly over 14,000 residents and Lawrence County has a population of over 43,000 individuals. Lawrence County is located in south-central Indiana, about 70 miles south of Indianapolis at the crossroads of S.R. 37 and U.S. 50.

    Bedford North Lawrence High School is the Home of the STARS.  Our vision for BNL students is that each will continuously excel in a global society by being:
    • a self-motivated learner
    • a critical thinker
    • an effective communicator
    • a skilled collaborator
    • a responsible and culturally aware citizen
    • a technologically capable creator

  •     Stay Connected

  • Transfer to BNL

  • Find Your Bus Number



    BNL Reopening Plan BNLHS Reopening Plan - Full detailed guidelines on the reopening of BNL for the 2020-2021 School Year.


    2020-2021 BNL Reopening Plan




    BNL Handbook Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year at Bedford North Lawrence High School.  The BNL Student Handbook can be accessed here, and is uploaded on all student chromebook devices.  

    2020-2021 BNL Student Handbook



    BNL Parking BNL Parking!  Student Parking applications will be available for purchase during BNL Welcome Week!  And in keeping with tradition, Paint your Space!  BNL Student Parking passes are $25, and student will need to know their license plate number, and have proof of insurance.  You can print your PARKING APPLICATION FORM and view our guidelins for PAINT YOUR SPACE below.  

    BNL Parking Application

    Paint your Space


    BNL Drop Off / Pick Up

    >Car Riders will enter through Gate 3, and drop students off at Entry 16, exiting through Gate 4 by the baseball field. 
    >Student Drivers/Riders will enter through Entry 6 and 7 by the Cafeteria.
    >Bus Riders will  enter through Entry 5.

    Pick Up Drop Off




    Final Exams: Periods 1, 3, 5 - Thursday May 27th
    Final Exams: Periods 2, 4 - Friday May 28th

    LAST STUDENT DAY - Friday May 28th

    Class of 2021 Senior Meeting & Grad Practice - Friday, June 4th at 9am
    Class of 2021 Commencement Exercises - Friday, June 4th at 7pm