Berkley High School Counseling Department

MISTAR Student Portal

Log in to your MISTAR Student Portal account to view your schedule or check your grades. 

Use your Berkley email and password to log in. ​​​​
If you are having issues with your Berkley email or password, please contact Mrs. Spear in the LMC

Perry Outreach Program Application (due Jan. 6th)

For girls in grades 10,11, 12 - app due Jan. 6th

January 25, 2020 at Beaumont Royal Oak

The Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school women who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine and engineering. Students will hear from women leaders in these fields and try it for themselves by performing mock orthopedic surgeries and biomechanics experiments.

Participants should be women in grades 10 and up with an expressed interest in science, medicine and/or engineering.  Applicants should fill out the External Linkonline application in advance of the Jan. 6th application deadline.  

Additional information can be found at External

Sophomores: HOBY & MYLead Leadership Conferences Applications (due Dec. 4th)

Hugh O'Brian (HOBY) Leadership Conference

June 12-14, 2020 at Albion College in Albion, MI

At HOBY, high school sophomores build their leadership potential through an inspiring three- or four-day Leadership Seminar based on three leadership perspectives: Personal, Group, and Societal.  As many as 300 “ambassadors” from high schools across the state or country gather at their local HOBY State Leadership Seminar.

Applications are available online and are due by Wednesday, December 4th.  Please email Mrs. Tye if you have any questions.

MYLead Michigan Youth Leadership Conference 

May 15-17, 2020 at Michigan State University
June 5-7, 2020 at Michigan State University

This is your chance to be part of an unforgettable leadership experience.  Michigan Youth Leadership (MYLead) will host their Annual MYLead Conferences in the Summer of 2020.  

Applications are available online and are due by Wednesday, December 4th.  Please email Mrs. Tye if you have any questions.

Fall 2019 After School Credit Recovery

Fall 2019 After School Credit Recovery

  • October 2, 2019 - January 9, 2020
  • Monday - Thursdays
  • 3:40 PM – 4:40 PM ​​​​​​in Lab 255 (across from LMC)
  • No Classes on the following dates: 10/9, 10/16, 10/17, 10/31, 11/5, 11/27, 11/28, 12/3 - 1/3

Additional information on the Credit Recovery Program can be found here.  To enroll in this program, you must fill out the Credit Recovery Registration Form, which available in the Counseling Center. Your counselor will help you decide what course you need to take and will sign the form recommending you attend this program. 

The Credit Recovery Registration Form is due to Mrs. Downer in the Counseling Center by 9/27/19.  Enrollment is complete when your application is submitted, all fees are paid, and you attend your first class. The expectation is that a student will attend two lab sessions per week.  Twenty students are allowed to use the program at one time.

Students may attempt to complete one semester course per session (2 sessions available during the school year).  Berkley School District allows students to earn up to three credits using online learning.   

Need your Berkley High School Transcript?

Are you a Current BHS Student?

For current Berkley High School students, please log into your Naviance Student Account

Are you a BHS Alum?

For Berkley High School Alumni, please request your transcript via Parchment.

All Parchment requests are filled within 2-3 business days. 

If you graduated prior to 2005, a digital transcript may not be available.  If this is the case, please contact Berkley High School Registrar, Barbara Downer directly so that she can assist. or (248) 837-8141.

Need a Work Permit?

Picking up a Blank Work Permit

Work Permits are available in the Counseling Center in the document holder by the counter.  Yellow permits are for students ages 16 and 17 years old .  Pink permits are for students under the age of 16 years old

Completing the Work Permit

You must complete the first section of the work permit and your employer must complete the second section of the work permit.  Once those two sections are completed, then you should bring in the work permit to be signed by one of the secretaries in the Main Office or Counseling Center.

BHS Graduation Requirements, Grading Scale, and Grade Point Average

Graduation Requirements

PDF DocumentBerkley High School and Michigan Merit Curriculum Requirements

Community Service is NOT a requirement for graduation at Berkley High School. However, students are always encouraged to give back through volunteer work.  For students who wish to be recognized at graduation, completing 100 hours of community service over 4 years is required.  Students are responsible for logging and submitting a record of their hours during senior year.  Community Service Log Sample can be found here.

Grade Calculators and Tools

Students share that the GPA Calculator and Final Grade Calculator are helpful tools!

Grading Scale

A = 94-100% A- = 90-93% B+ = 87-89%
B = 83-86% B- = 80-82% C+ = 77-79%
C = 73-76% C- = 70-72% D+ = 67-69%
D =63-66% D- = 60-62% E = 59-0%


BHS Counseling Department News

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December 2, 2019
BHS Counseling Department News
Volume 12

What's Inside...

November 25, 2019
BHS Counseling Department News
Volume 11

What's Inside...

  • 9th Grade Parent Night materials
  • Sophomores: HOBY and MYLead Leadership Conferences apps due Dec. 4th
  • Michigan Youth Girls Advisory Board applications due Dec. 15th
  • Girls grades 10-12 (STEM): Perry Outreach Program app due Jan. 6th
  • AP Exam Late Registration
  • BHS Scholarship List
  • Visit the BHS Counseling webpage!
November 18, 2019
BHS Counseling Department News
Volume 10

What's inside...

November 11, 2019
BHS Counseling Department News
Volume 9

What's Inside...

  • 9th Grade Parent Night on Nov. 12th
  • Seniors: OCC Admissions Event on Nov. 14th (registration link)
  • Sophomores & Juniors: OSTC-SE Showcase/Field Trip on Nov. 19th
  • Juniors & Seniors: Camp Storer Cabin Leader Applications due Nov. 20th
  • Sophomores: HOBY and MYLead Leadership Conferences apps due Dec. 4th
  • BHS Scholarship List
  • AP Exam Late Registration Info
  • Visit the BHS Counseling webpage!
November 4, 2019
BHS Counseling Department News
Volume 8

What's Inside...

  • Camp Storer Cabin Leader Application Information due Nov. 20th
  • AP Exam Late Registration
  • Seniors: Scholarship Workshop on Nov. 6th 
  • Seniors: OCC Admissions Event on Nov. 14th 
  • 9th Grade Parent Night and Tri Community Coalition presentation on underage drinking & vaping on Nov. 12th
  • Jewish Federation of Metro Detroit Mental Health/Suicide Speaker on Nov. 6th
  • Sophomores: Hugh O'Brian (HOBY) Leadership Conference Application Information due Dec. 4th
  • Sophomores: MYLead Michigan Youth Leadership Conference Application Information due Dec. 4th 
  • BHS Scholarship List