Josh Castro, 2018-2019 ASB President

Josh Castro, 2018-2019 ASB President

Hadaasa Nae, Editor in Chief

May 24, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Here comes a time for us again to say our goodbyes. Nothing is more bittersweet than to say farewell to our seniors this year. One of them is our 2017-18 student body president, Leslie Hernandez. The Associated Student Body is heartbroken to see her and her fellow seniors leave, but the veterans are als...

2017-18 BCCHS Dance Team

2017-18 BCCHS Dance Team

Helen Rivera, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The BCCHS Dance Teams bring innovative, amusing, and spectacular routines to the dance floor and that is what makes them so unique and eye-catching. Many people enrolling or transferring to BCCHS find them very intriguing and many students want to join the team. Something very good and special about BCC...

Class of 2018 Yearbook Sign and Dine

Class of 2018 Yearbook Sign and Dine

Karina Ruvalcaba, Creative Arts Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Yearbooks are an amazing part of our high school experience; it's a picture-perfect book filled with endless memories. Memories which we may show our future children some day. As of right now, we may not find a point in a yearbook, but 30 years from now, we will look back in it and start reminiscing. Yearbook...

Fire Disaster Survival, One BCCHS Student’s Story

Fire Disaster Survival, One BCCHS Student’s Story

Desiree Hernandez, News Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Fire can be our friend. It can keep us warm, be our light when the power goes out, and cook our food when having a BBQ. It can basically help us in many ways. Yet it can also be our worst enemy; fire can cause a disaster and in many cases, it can cause death. Samantha Martinez (12) from BCCHS has shared...

Hollywood-Themed Winter Formal 2018

Hollywood-Themed Winter Formal 2018

Monserrat Carrasco, Student Life editor

March 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

  The most anticipated dance that people wait for finally happened. Winter Formal is one of the many fun school activities that the Sophomore Council hosts. This year’s Hollywood themed dance was hosted on February 11th, 2018 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Winter Formal was heavily planned by the soph...

Makeup Advice: the Pro and Cons

Makeup Advice: the Pro and Cons

Stacey Sandoval, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

We see women everywhere, of all ages wearing makeup. Youtube and Instagram are both filled with MUA's, short for "makeup artists." There are a lot of positives, or pros, to wearing makeup and it is very fun to apply, but there are also some negatives, or cons. PROs: Makeup gives you confidence. Ma...

Guide To Modern School Style

Guide To Modern School Style

Jonathon Eaton, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

In the new school year you're always ready for school shopping to find the hottest trends to try to fit in; however, maybe you're not trying to fit in and you have your own unique style that you want to express. "Hypebeast" is a person who buys clothes only for the brand name. Hypebeasts have all...

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...

College is Not for Everyone

College is Not for Everyone

Stacy Sandoval, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Often times teens are put under pressure to attend college, especially juniors and seniors, but not all students want to or decide to go to college. College is expensive and it doesn't matter if you're rich or poor because it'll still be expensive. Some students get scholarships and financial aid...

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...

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