The Patriot Post

The student news site of Birmingham Community Charter High School

The student news site of Birmingham Community Charter High School

The Patriot Post

The student news site of Birmingham Community Charter High School

The Patriot Post

Colin Kaepernick Takes a Knee During the National Anthem

Football National Anthem Kneeling Controversy

Desiree Hernandez, News Editor November 29, 2017

Many are confused about why some athletes take a knee on the national anthem. It means they're supporting "The right to protest police abuse towards black people." Colin Kaepernick was the first man to...

Head Coach Jim demonstrating a takedown at club on wrestler Diego Nava(11)

2017 Wrestling Season Begins

Destiny Taufahema, Co-Sports Editor November 27, 2017

Birmingham's girls and boys wrestlers put in a whole lot of time during their days of offseason just to improve and do better during season. Birmingham's wrestling team trains very extensively before and...

Freshly new paint makes the quad pop out throughout the school. The bright new colors really shows the schools pride.

2017 School Site Glow Ups

Alejandro Marroquin, Staff Writer November 27, 2017

New school year, new upgrades. Birmingham Community Charter High School has changed the school with new looks. So far, it looks really amazing. There are new bleachers at the gym and they look awesome...

Senioritis at its finest!  Instead of doing school work, this senior takes a nap in class.

How to Prepare for Senioritis

Adrian Vasquez, Website Editor November 16, 2017

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...

BCCHS Dance Team finishing off their performnce.

2017 Grease Pep Rally Electrifying

Monserrat Carrasco, Student Life Editor November 14, 2017

BCCHS has the one that you want. Birmingham’s Grease-themed pep rally had everyone saying tell me more, tell me more. Want to know more? We’ll tell you about it stud. This electrifying rally had everyone...

Football Seniors and a couple other teammates with Coach Rose on Senior Night

Patriot Football Finishes League 4-1, Heading to Open Division Playoffs

Destiny Taufahema, Co-Sports Editor November 14, 2017

Birmingham faced five local high school teams during league; Taft Toreadors, Granada Highlanders, El Camino Conquistadores, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Chatsworth Chancellors. The Patriots will be going into...

In memory of the fallen during the Las Vegas shooting.

Can We Forget Frequent U.S. Mass Killings?

Jonathan Vicente, Staff Writer November 9, 2017

One day there is a mass killing and then the next day it is forgotten. Killings have happened so frequently that people don't really take them as seriously as they should. People seem to forget that killing...

Students acting out a scene from Cinderella

Cinderella the Musical Comes to BCCHS

Karina Ruvalcava, Creative Arts Editor November 9, 2017

Bibbidi bobbidi boo the Birmingham Fall Musical has come to you. Find a night to take a travel into the fairytale world of Cinderella and relive your childhood as we watch BCCHS students hard work and...

White supremacists gather  in Charlottesville committing racist acts.

Is Racism a Problem With No Solution?

Lourenco Medici, Sports Editor November 3, 2017

Talking about racism is not something new. Every week, people can watch something on the news that mentioned any act of a certain person, a certain group against black people, against people with different...

Xiomara Henriquez(12), Jazzmine Murrietta (10), Iris Munoz(11),and Melissa Chairez(12) enjoying Culinary Club and Animation Clubs Movie Night Activities

BCCHS October Movie Nights in the Quad

Gissel Garcia, Co-Arts & Entertainment Editor November 3, 2017

Birmingham Community Charter High School (BCCHS) has been showing movies in the month of October to fundraise for their club and celebrate the Halloween Patriot spirit. The first movie that premiered...

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