Patriot Girls Golf Team Making Strides

2019-2020 BCCHS Girl's Golf Team: (left to right bottom row) Evelin Lopez (11), Angelica Platas (12), Leah Chavarria (11). (left to right top row) Sarah Amaya (9), Miroslava Haro (11), Sarah Medina (12), Coach Kevin Kelly.  Not pictured is Kimberly Platas (10).

Michelle Blas, Sports Editor

February 4, 2020

The Birmingham Girl's Golf Team participates in a fascinating sport that should be highlighted more than it is. Golf is actually a rigorously-challenging sport, a fact most students may not have been aware of. Most people don't know enough about golf--that is, have less information about it--which is...

Venice, Most Iconic City in Italy, Is Sinking

A man paddles his canoe in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy

Jeselyn Merino, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

The city that everyone thinks about when they hear "Italy" is a floating city known as Venice, which is currently under water. On November 13, 2019, the water levels rose as high as up to six feet causing 80% of the city to be under water. The mayor declared a state of emergency due to how severe the floodi...

California Wildfires Spread Devastation

This image represents all the broken hearts of many Californians as each fire season arrives and damage is done.

Lisbet Hernandez, Front Page Editor

January 27, 2020

Every year California experiences a fire season and  it's currently the 2019 fire season. Once the fires start occurring, it's a vulnerable time for Californians because, as we all learned from last year's fire season, the dangers of the fire can possibly increase and more damage will be done. Over...

The BCCHS Dress Code Is Unfair!

Estrella Martinez and Sim Khinda showing their outfits at lunch.

Sofia Lemus and Michelle Blas

November 21, 2019

A very controversial topic that currently affects many schools are mandatory dress codes that are put in place. In most cases, students don't agree with this while teachers think it is for the best. Whether teachers acknowledge it or not, the truth is that here at Birmingham Community Charter High Sc...

New Patriot Fashion Trends on Campus

Colorful hydro flasks on display

Kimberly Sandoval, Senior Columnist

November 19, 2019

Birmingham Community Charter High School students are up to date with all kinds of fashion trends. Many students are inspired by influencers and popular trends that motivate their own fashion choices. From shoes, to backpacks, to shirts, and accessories, fashion has a huge impact on high school students....

Patriot Varsity Football Preseason Wrap Up

Patriots huddle before start of game

Brayan Tenas and Rafael Vega

October 27, 2016

It's a new school year, 2016-2017, and with this new year comes a new season of football! Last season, our Patriot Varsity Football Team had a record of 8-4, taking us to the playoffs but losing against Arleta. This season, the Patriots hope to make it all the way and win the city championship. This...

Barclays Premier League 2016 Predictions

Barclays Premier League 2016 Predictions

Anthony Carrillo and Brayan Tenas

October 17, 2016

BPL Predictions The Barclays Premier League is one of the most competitive soccer leagues in the world if not the most competitive league in the world. Last year was one of the best BPL seasons in the past years. With Leicester City F.C. fighting relegation for the majority of the 2014 season, for t...

Girls’ Basketball Season Preview

(Starting front right counterclockwise) Maggie Garcia (10), Janeth Cruz ( 11), Adriana Penate (12), Joyceline Jose (10)

Alyssa Macias, Website Editor

January 20, 2016

With the Girls’ Basketball season just around the corner, tensions are rising. The preseason games started off badly, with on court communication at an all-time low. Tiphani Clark (9) talked about the entire team having issues with lay ups (one handed shots made close to the basket) and free throws...

Girl’s Volleyball Struggles After Strong Start

Girls' volleyball in the middle of an especially difficult play.

Alyssa Macias, Website Editor

November 5, 2015

Birmingham's Girls’ Volleyball Team started off strong by winning the first two preseason matches against Kennedy. The first match took place on Sep. 16 and the final score was 3-0 and on Sep. 21, the team had a close match that ended in a 3-2 victory. Since then, the team has been struggling. They...

New Teachers and New Classes

New Teachers and New Classes

Trinity Cummings and Yara Saldana

October 6, 2015

Adjusting to new places can be hard for people, especially when many wonder how things will turn out for the person. Most of the time when people ask how students are coping with their new environments, they ask: What are the expectations? What students hope to accomplish? and Are students fitting in?...

Tyson Williams Profile

Tyson Williams

September 10, 2015

Tyson Williams is currently a senior at BCCHS and is trying to make his last year in high school as much fun as possible. Becoming one of the hardest working journalists on The Patriot Post Staff is his goal. Tyson's hobbies is playing basketball , playing video games , and hanging out with friends because...

Dear Carson: General Advice

Dear Carson: General Advice

Carson, Staff Columnist

March 25, 2015

Dear Carson, How do I get good grades my senior year? During their senior year, many think it's time to slack off because it's "the last year of high school" or "colleges don't pay attention to my grades this year anyway." What many juniors turning seniors don't know is how important senior year actu...

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