Bedford North Lawrence High School

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    BNL Summer School

    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.

    BNL Summer School is a great opportunity to catch up on credits or get that last requirement. It's also a smart way to get ahead, opening up some space in your schedule for another elective next year. Take advantage of this chance to earn up to two free credits with BNL Summer School! BNL Summer School is a seven-week virtual session, taught by BNL Teachers.

    Monday, June 7th through Friday, July 23rd
    Virtual FINAL Exam: Thursday, July 22nd
    Registration Link | Click Here
    What information is needed to register? You will need to include the student ID number, parent and student contact information, and course selection.
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  • 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

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  • BNL Prom
     BNL 2021 PROM

    Tickets available to purchase in the Cafeteria during Lunch hours.
    Empire Students may purchase tickets at BNL in the Attendance Office from 8am-3pm.

    Saturday April 24th
    Exhibition Hall @
    French Lick Resort


    BNL Herff Jones
    BNL Class of 2021 SENIORS!
    One of the great senior traditions at BNL is Cap & Gown Day with Herff Jones.  Traditionally we host a Senior Class Meeting, full of pomp and circumstance to excite YOU for you final year of high school.  During this meeting we sneak peak graduation, focus on the senior moments, and Herff Jones presents a fun filled presentation of Cap, Gowns, and Graduation Announcements.  Due to COVID restrictions and delays, our Graduation Product & Student Service Provider HERFF JONES will be presenting their Graduation Product presentation virtually this week.  LINK -->  Class of 2021 Graduation Product Presentation
    Ordering will take place online at -- -- Enter Bedford North Lawrence High School in the grey banner bar.  Ordering will begin on Tuesday November 10th with an Order Deadline on Sunday November 29th.  
    Any senior planning to participate in our Class of 2021 Graduation Commencement Exercises will need to order/rent a Cap and Gown.  BNL uses custom rental gowns, which include a keeper cap & tassel.  ((All other senior items and graduation products are optional)).
    When ordering, the first page will be 'package' options.  If you are wanting to purchase individual items and/or just a cap and gown, scroll to the bottom of page 1 and click the green button 'shop individual products'.  


    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





    Herff Jones Cap & Gown Delivery Day - Tuesday, April 13th
    BNL Prom 2021 - Saturday, April 24th

    In Person Day - Tuesday, May 4th

    Class of 2021 Commencement - Friday, June 4th