BHS Insight

Make Your Own Choices

Skylar Bowman, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Life is too short. A phrase used so often that it barely means anything when you hear it, though we all know it’s true. Life is too short. So why, then, do people do things they don’t want to do, and why do we let people tell...

Admin Should Ask Students For Ideas

Lilly Mathieu, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Stepping down from the rainbow staircase, a sign is plastered on the bulletin board reading, “Please be responsible and help keep our school safe by showing that you belong here.” The statement, accompanied by a picture of...

Unnecessary Change?

Linnea Fawkes, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Change can be great when it is proven to be effective. Although we are in a stage of transition many students and staff have voiced their disappointment with the new seven period schedule. As a junior, the new schedule changes...

You’re Not Stupid, Just Lazy

Molly McNulty, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

It’s easy for students to label themselves as a poor student after years of not making honor roll or being told they’re not smart enough to take high level courses. On my first four FRQs in AP Human Geography I received ...

Technologically Speaking

Isabelle Barrett, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Our society has become one of instant gratification. Thanks to technology, we can now have anything our hearts desire delivered to our doorstep with the touch of a button. As a result, we have become numb to anything that doesn’t...

College Is Not Your Only Option

Hanna Marchesseault, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As a student halfway through my senior year, I’ve been through the college application process. I’ve made the infamous Common App account, filled out what seems like 1,000 applications, submitted my FAFSA, sent my SAT scores...

The Dirt on Semesterization

Greta Shaughnessy, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As a senior in high school now I have endured the ever changing climate of BHS for five years. Most changes good, but not all. For the first time in years, BHS decided the senior English and psychology credit would be split into...

The High Price for a Bright Future

Linnea Fawkes, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  Deciding where you receive your college education can be one of the most important decisions you will make in life. You shouldn’t lose the opportunity to attend a school that’s a perfect fit for you due to a high...

The Juggling Act

Asanya Wawlagala, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

We are surrounded by numbers. Our grades, GPA, SAT and AP scores and finally the last judgement call, our percentile rank. Education is a hierarchy system, with the most intelligent at the top and the least at the bottom. We are...

Merry Political Correctness: “Happy Holidays” vs. “Merry Christmas”

Stephanie Stiles, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The debate between the greeting Happy Holidays vs Merry Christmas is one that consistently appears every December. It wasn’t until President Donald Trump’s recent comments condemning the fact that Christmas is considered politically...

Terrorism: A Domestic Infection

Lily Mathieu, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Terrorism: a disease interminably surging through our veins. Deafening, rhythmically pulsing through every artery, it threatens to fracture the bones that suppress its power. We look to the exterior to find the causes of our illness;...

Sunday vs. Monday: Should the U.S. Conform to a Week that Starts on Monday?

Joey Higginbotham, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Many people around the United States think Sunday is the last day of the week, the day we get one last day of relaxation before we dreadfully mope back to our responsibilities on Monday. However, Sunday actually marks the start...

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