Does BCCHS Have School Traditions?

Does BCCHS Have School Traditions?

Helen Rivera, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Traditions take place in your everyday life at home, family, church, clubs, your favorite sports teams, etc. We come to school everyday, but do we see any traditions around at Birmingham? Or are high school traditions just for the movies? This is my first year at Birmingham as a sophomore, and I noticed...

On a Mission to Send Students to College

On a Mission to Send Students to College

Gissel Garcia, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Birmingham Community Charter High School (BCCHS) has been putting a big effort into creating students who are interested in going to college. Beginning this year, many academies, along with the college center, have been developing field trips for any grade to visit a college campus. This year the...

Hollywood-Themed Winter Formal Dance

Hollywood-Themed Winter Formal Dance

Lisset Saavedra, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The Winter Formal Dance will be held on Saturday, Feburary 10th in the BCCHS main gym from 7-11 p.m. This year's theme for the Winter Formal Dance will feature the elegance of Hollywood. There will a red carpet rolled out, lights everywhere  and a Hollywood sign to fit the aesthetic. This exhilarating...

2017 School Site Glow Ups

2017 School Site Glow Ups

Alejandro Marroquin, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

New school year, new upgrades. Birmingham Community Charter High School has changed the school with new looks. So far, it looks really amazing. There are new bleachers at the gym and they look awesome and they are more cozy than the ones before. Also in the gym are new speakers near the ceiling. The...

2017 Grease Pep Rally Electrifying

2017 Grease Pep Rally Electrifying

Monserrat Carrasco, Student Life Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

BCCHS has the one that you want. Birmingham’s Grease-themed pep rally had everyone saying tell me more, tell me more. Want to know more? We’ll tell you about it stud. This electrifying rally had everyone shaking off of their seats, and let our students to be the first to enjoy our new gym bleachers....

Cinderella the Musical Comes to BCCHS

Cinderella the Musical Comes to BCCHS

Karina Ruvalcava, Creative Arts Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

Bibbidi bobbidi boo the Birmingham Fall Musical has come to you. Find a night to take a travel into the fairytale world of Cinderella and relive your childhood as we watch BCCHS students hard work and passionately transform into characters from folklore. The effort students put in to make sure tha...

BCCHS October Movie Nights in the Quad

BCCHS October Movie Nights in the Quad

Gissel Garcia, Co-Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

Birmingham Community Charter High School (BCCHS) has been showing movies in the month of October to fundraise for their club and celebrate the Halloween Patriot spirit. The first movie that premiered was Grease. Students had a great time in the quad of the school where the Junior Council hosted t...

Birmingham Hosts First-Ever College Fair

Birmingham Hosts First-Ever College Fair

Monserrat Carrasco, Student Life Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Saturday, September 30, Birmingham held it's first-ever college fair which lasted from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Students from Birmingham and schools such as Los Angeles Valley College and Grant High School came to seek information about colleges they might be interested in attending in the future. Asi...

Our New Principal: Meet Ms. Elena Paul!

Our New Principal: Meet Ms. Elena Paul!

Adrian Vasquez and Theodore Alevizos

October 13, 2017


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New Sophomore Academy Opens!

New Sophomore Academy Opens!

Destiny Taufahema, Co-Sports Editor

October 13, 2017


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Birmingham has just created the new 10th Grade Academy for our sophomore class. "An entire academy just for them?" Yes, the academy's entire focus is only on the 10th graders and it has so much to offer for them! Last year, instead of the 9th graders choosing their own academy, they were automatically put ...

Keeping Our Campus Clean and Green!

Keeping Our Campus Clean and Green!

Stacey Sandoval, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Often times, walking across our school campus after lunch, one can see lots of trash thrown everywhere but the trash cans--just like in our bathrooms, but that's not the point. Birmingham students are thinking that since the school provides custodians working during school hours, they do not have to pick up after the...

Don’t Miss Out, 2017-2018 Yearbook Now on Sale!

Don’t Miss Out, 2017-2018 Yearbook Now on Sale!

Denise Reynoso, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The yearbook staff is striving to have each and every Patriot be included in the yearbook. Seniors are the ones who will most likely buy their yearbooks first so they can have their memories of high school once they go beyond Birmingham. For example, seniors get nicely dressed and look picture-perfect...

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