( L to R) School Chess Champion Coby Dalumpines (5-0), Angelo Dalumpines 2nd (4-1), Max Del Solar 3rd (4-1), Kal El Smith 4th (4-1), and Shane Osikol 5th (4-1).

BCCHS Chess Club 2021 School Championship Tournament

Anthony Acevedo, Staff Writer January 14, 2022

Back in October 2021, Birmingham's Chess Club held a tournament that lasted from Oct. 12 to Oct. 26. The rules that were set for the tournament were that each contestant was to play five games each and...

This is an operating room, a room many people fear to enter.

Fear Of Surgery Affects Both Students and Adults

Yoloxin Tapia Melena, Staff Writer December 6, 2021

People often have a fear of surgery. That is because there is always a risk going under anesthesia. There is never an absolute guarantee that you'll wake up. Usually, if your surgery has been scheduled...

ASB showing their blue and gold pride  in front of a Friday Pep Rally poster

Friday Lunch Events and Pep Rallies are Back in the Quad!

Eryn Weaver, Front Page/News Editor November 15, 2021

Who would have thought that Friday lunches could have gotten any better? Besides it being the end of a busy, tiring week; our Friday lunches just became more fun. Thanks to the Birmingham ASB and, along...

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2021 BCCHS Homecoming Festival Created Lasting Memories

Rhodes Ngabirano, Staff Writer November 15, 2021

Birmingham Community Charter High School had a Homecoming Festival on Thursday night, October 7, 2021 from 5 to 8 p.m.  Tickets were sold for three weeks prior to the event. On the day of the festival,...

BCCHS Animation Club & Culinary Club Combined for Magical Halloween Movie Night

BCCHS Animation Club & Culinary Club Combined for Magical Halloween Movie Night

Valerie Rodriguez , Staff Writer October 27, 2021

Birmingham Community Charter High School, a school with a wide variety of clubs, likes to feature club activities that also act as fun fundraisers. Last October, the Animation Club decided to make a collaboration...

Prom decoration with disco balls and fire sparkler

BCCHS Seniors Worried About the Future of 2022 Prom

Ireri Torres , staff writer October 25, 2021

In a time of uncertainty, students have mixed feelings about having prom during a pandemic and the protocols that may come with it. Students have been used to Covid-19 safety regulations since before...

This image shows the post birmingham community charter posted on instagram about the event.

Senior Sunset Drive-Thru Event a Huge Success

Andy Meza Jimenez, Staff Writer May 18, 2021

Birmingham Community Charter High School wanted to do something special for their senior students. The administration, ASB, and the Senior Council wanted to create an event because senior students were...

Franceska Sorrentino (12) dressing up as Wanda from Wandavision.

Out of this World Spirit Week Featured Activities and Dress-Up Days

Destiney Crumpton, Senior Columnist May 14, 2021

Birmingham hosted a new spirit week for the spring semester. This time the theme was 'Out of This World.' Each day, from March 22 to 26, was full of fun after-school activities and days we got to dress...

Spotify releases a new gadget called, Car Thing.

Spotify Launches a New Device for Driving: “Car Thing”

Reign Cruz, Front Page/News Editor May 10, 2021

Say 'hello' to a new smart accessory, Spotify Car Thing. It's a smart player from Spotify that fills your car with music, news, entertainment, talk, and more. It allows you to listen to everything available...

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Virtual Spooky Spirit Week 2020 at BCCHS

Destiney Crumpton, Senior Columnist February 18, 2021

Last October, the ASB celebrated Spirit Week at Birmingham Community Charter High School. Even with a pandemic, our ASB  was able to pull through to make it a very successful series of events.  Each...

Nikkolas Arceo, a senior at BCCHS who improved his grades during distance learning.

Improving Grades During a Pandemic- How a BCCHS Senior Took Advantage of Online Learning

Debbie Lawhead, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 16, 2021

While many students' grades have taken a hard hit during virtual learning, others have found a way to thrive during these abnormal times. Nikkolas Arceo, a senior at BCCHS, has used distance learning as...

This image shows the official loading screen of the wildly popular online game, Among Us.

Among Us is the Online Game of the Year for 2020

Andy Meza Jimenez, Staff Writer February 5, 2021

Among Us has become one of the most popular games of this year, with 217 million downloads. In early September, the game was being played by hundreds of Youtubers with millions of subscribers. These...

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