Ouija

Ouija

Maariyah Ford, Art & Entertainment Editor

November 21, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The new Ouija movie was released on Friday, October 24, 2014 and was rated 4 stars with IMDb.  The movie explores the consequences of trying to contact the dead and the bonding of friendship. This movie is thrilling in every way you can imagine. It involves the experience of five teenagers who wanted...

Meet Marjorie Martinez

Meet Marjorie Martinez

Marie E. Rodriguez, Website Editor

November 21, 2014


Filed under Student Life

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...

Football Advances to Second Round Playoffs

Football Advances to Second Round Playoffs

Carlos Vega, Sports Editor

November 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Birmingham Patriots defeated the Banning Pilots on Friday, November 14 in their first playoff game this year. The Pilots played a good game but they were no match for Sterling Salguero who came up big and delivered an MVP performance to lead the team into the second round playoffs. The final score...

Birmingham Chess Club Championship

Birmingham Chess Club Championship

Nadine Baer, Opinion Editor

November 20, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

The Birmingham Chess Club, sponsored by English teacher Mr. Hughes, held its second annual fall school chess championship this past October. The 6-round tournament was attended by 34 players. The contestants battled for two weeks against six different opponents during lunch with all the scores cumulatively...

Behind the Curtains: Alice in Wonderland

Behind the Curtains: Alice in Wonderland

April Giron and Nadine Baer

November 17, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Performing and Visual Arts academy is well known for their plays and musicals which demonstrate the talents of BCCHS's theater kids. While the actors are the ones highlighted at these events, the students who make the whole play possible work behind the curtains. They work just as hard to design...

Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos

Daisy Flores and Brandon Young

November 17, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

Dia de los Muertos started November 1 and ended on November 2. But that did not stop Birmingham from celebrating a little after. On November 7, 2014, Señora Molinaro, Urbina, Pedrani, Turner, Lopez and Señorita Cruzalegui all united under one cause: the celebration of the dead. Dia de los Muertos is...

Book Review: The Best of Me

Book Review: The Best of Me

Dana Nuqui, Student Life Editor

November 14, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

“Because you aren't just someone I loved back then. You were my best friend, my best self, and I can't imagine giving that up again." He hesitated searching for the right words. "You might not understand, but I gave you the best of me, and after you left, nothing was ever the same.” ― Nichola...

Performing and Visual Arts Presents Alice in Wonderland

Performing and Visual Arts Presents Alice in Wonderland

Zak Parchen, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Starting Friday November 14th, at 7:00 P.M., Birmingham’s Performing and Visual Arts Academy will be presenting the play Alice in Wonderland.  All costumes and set used in the play were made by Birmingham students. Many of your friends will be here so buy tickets right away before they increase in price...

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