Senior vs. Freshman Questions

Senior vs. Freshman Questions

Marie E. Rodriguez, Website Editor

March 9, 2015


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Sabrina Sosa (Senior) vs.  Abigail Duran (Freshman) What is the key to success? Sosa: "Having self-motivation and positive vibes at all times." Duran: "For me the key to success is trying your best and working hard for what you want." What advice would you give to  a new student at BCCHS? So...

Dear Delaney: Dating Advice

Dear Delaney: Dating Advice

March 6, 2015


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Dear Delaney, I'm having trouble deciding where to take my date out. What is the best place I can take her out on a date? I want to take her to a place where both of us will be comfortable with each other and enjoy the time we'll be spending together. The best places to go on a date are definitely where ...

Featured Teacher: Mr.Kelly

Featured Teacher: Mr.Kelly

Ivan Avila and Sara Zhobin

February 20, 2015


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Mr. Kelly was the elected teacher for the Featured Teacher by the Journalism staff.  He has been a favorite teacher for many years by many of his students. What did you do before you were a teacher? Mr. Kelley was Writer/Producer/Director of movies from 1978-2000, He produced about 50 movies;...

February Horoscopes

February Horoscopes

Valerie Olas, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2015


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Aquarius (January 21- February 21) February is a month for those dearest to you to be longing for your time and companionship. They may seem emotionally needy; something that you hate. Be sure not to hurt someone close to you with hasty actions and harsh words. Things may not be exactly as they seem, so try not ...

Valentine’s Day: Full of Love or Pressure?

Valentine’s Day: Full of Love or Pressure?

Daisy Flores and Brandon Young

February 9, 2015


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A lot of time and money is invested on a person's Valentine's Day sweetheart. Whether it's by store-bought Valentine cards or a romantic night out, February 14th is the one day of the year where everyone seems to be celebrating a relationship or hoping to get into one. Overall it seems like a tradition...

Before They Were Teachers

Before They Were Teachers

Dana Nuqui, Student Life Editor

January 30, 2015


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Going into the education field usually shapes an individual's mind and perspective on things. Teaching and dealing with students will help you discover more about yourself in terms of your patience, motivation, endurance, and especially if you can become an inspiration for students. Teaching candidates learn...

Senior Info

Senior Info

Daisy Flores, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2015


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Senior Patriots!! Your senior year is already stressful and there are always things to remember so the year goes as smoothly as possible. Important days and information to keep in mind include: Career! Stop by Ms. Zook's office for the options of obtaining a full time job or part time job. Also...

College Corner

College Corner

April Giron, Managing Editor

December 12, 2014


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Attention to all college bound seniors! Congratulations on filling out your college applications. You did it! Here are some things to keep in mind. Don't forget to report your scores to the colleges you've applied to! Keep your grades up. You're not quite finished yet. Colleges do look at your ...

Senior Worries

Senior Worries

Martha Lopez and Jonathan Galdamez

December 12, 2014


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"Senior year is going to be so much fun" is the most common misconception high school students are told. In reality, seniors have a lot to worry about. The number one "concern" for seniors is, of course, graduating. Unfortunately, a lot of students are behind credits and need to make up the classes...

Featured Teacher: Sra. Molinaro

Featured Teacher: Sra. Molinaro

Brandon Young, Creative Arts Editor

December 9, 2014


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This month's featured teacher is Señora Molinaro, a Spanish teacher in the CAL academy. When asked what inspired her to become a teacher, Molinaro responded, "I had an amazing French teacher in high school. Her name was Madame Caruso. It was just that she was a beautiful person, inside and out. She...

Meet Marjorie Martinez

Meet Marjorie Martinez

Marie E. Rodriguez, Website Editor

November 21, 2014


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Meet your Student Body President, Marjorie Martinez. Martinez is seventeen year-old senior at BCCHS and is also the newest Student Body President for the 2014-2015 school year.  When she first decided to  run for Student Body President she had to admit that she was skeptical. She did not expect to...

Dear Carson

Dear Carson

Carson, Columnist

November 10, 2014


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Q: Dear Carson, How do you manage both academics (Advanced Placement courses specifically), and a social life?  A: Balance is key. Try balancing out your time between both school and your work outside of school. You should try to prioritize the two. Yes, school is important, but you also need to ...

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