How to Prepare for Senioritis

How to Prepare for Senioritis

Adrian Vasquez, Website Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

If you're a senior, you know how stressful it is to deal with your college applications in your first semester. Studying for the SAT and/or ACT, getting letters of recommendation, and writing those oh-so-important personal statements. However, your senior year is NOT over after your first semester. Just...

2017 Club Rush in the Quad

2017 Club Rush in the Quad

Karina Ruvalcaba, Creative Arts Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Birmingham had its annual club rush, and some students may wonder what club rush is. As it says in the name, it’s a day that students and clubs come to the quad and students rush to sign up for their favorite club(s)!   Club rush helps to get the club out in the open, as there are so many clubs...

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...

International Students at BCCHS

International Students at BCCHS

Lourenco Medici, Sports Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

  A big step. One definition of a really big step for a school is accepting international students from a variety of different countries.  As a society, there are many problems and social differences that we have to face. People could sit and discuss societal problems for hours and still wouldn't...

Saying Goodbye To Tech & Biz

Saying Goodbye To Tech & Biz

Gissel Garcia, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The Technology & Business Academy has left the building! This academy has been part of Birmingham Community Charter High School since it went charter in 2009. Eight years of hard work keeping this academy alive sparks the question, "What happened?" In order to answer this question, everyone first...

Back to School Pep Rally

Back to School Pep Rally

Monserrat Carrasco, Student Life Editor

September 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Welcome back patriots!  The Welcome Back Pep Rally really motivated our students here at BCCHS, and it also gives the new students a taste of how spirited we like to be! The theme of this pep rally was inspired by "Oh, the Places You'll Go!" by Dr. Seuss.   The set up for this pep...

Bryan Saucedo, this year’s 2017-2018 Senior Class President

Bryan Saucedo, this year’s 2017-2018 Senior Class President

Hadaasa Nae, Editor in Chief

September 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

What does it take to be a Senior Class President?  You have to be a leader, social, responsible, solicitous, and it doesn't hurt to be school spirited. All those characteristics are something that Bryan Saucedo embodies. Luckily, he is your 2017-2018 Senior Class President. Saucedo started his candidacy...

Leslie Hernandez, Newly Elected 2017-18 ASB President

Leslie Hernandez, Newly Elected 2017-18 ASB President

Hadaasa Nae, Student Life Editor

May 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Welcome Patriots to the end with a new beginning! As things come to an end, we have to make room for fresh ideas. We all adored and will miss our current ASB president, Hector Murillo, who has done an impeccable job running this year’s ASB administration. Now, he will pass the torch to Ms. Leslie Hernandez. Let u...

Fidget Spinners Conquer the Globe

Fidget Spinners Conquer the Globe

Christian Garcia and Brayan Tenas

May 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

There is an invention that was created in the 1990s by Catherine A. Hettinger and became popular this year. The invention is called a fidget spinner. Fidget spinners were invented for people that have attention deficit disorder (ADD), and attention deficit hyper-active disorder (ADHD), and many people...

Quick Tips for a Stress-Free Summer Vacation

Quick Tips for a Stress-Free Summer Vacation

Jennifer Silvas, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Summer is slowly but surely approaching, and we all feel inspired to have fun and unwind. Many of us like to spend the summer making travel plans and going to exciting places with friends and family. The stress of planning the perfect vacation, down to every detail, can be onerous and hang heavy in...

Tips for Taking Finals

Tips for Taking Finals

Jennifer Silvas, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

We're all starting to feel the stress and anxiety coming because of final exams. Many of us need tips or new ideas when it comes to taking these tests. Here are some easy and fast tips for when you start taking finals. Step 1: Create your own study guide While many teachers provide study guides, cr...

How to Get Your Potential BAE

How to Get Your Potential BAE

Geovanni Gomez, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Many guys try and try, but can’t get the attention of their crush. There are two possibilities in this scenario: one, it might be that the person simply isn’t attracted to you and he or she is trying to keep a distance from you; or two, you theoretically have no “game.” If there is no so-c...

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