2014-2015 Staff

Johan Morales

Johan Morales is a junior at Birmingham. His world is a combination of soccer and music. He enjoys having a good time with his friends, playing soccer and enjoying the moment. He's been living in the United States less than a...

Leslie Preciado

Leslie Preciado is a senior at BCCHS. She is a dancer and singer for this year's school musical, Mulan. On her free time, she enjoys hiking, shopping, playing volleyball and reading books. She was in The Nutcracker for five...

Alexa Muro

Alexa Muro is a quiet girl who enjoys the little things in life. She loves animals, writing poems, and talking to people. Alexa sees the beauty in everyone and wants to write her own book one day. She is in women's choir and loves...

Valerie Olas

Valerie Olas is a 12th grade senior at Birmingham Community Charter High School. Her hobbies include playing musical instruments like the violin, guitar, and ukulele, and taking pictures. She loves to travel and has traveled to...

Jallon Williams

Jallon Williams is currently a senior at BCCHS who enjoys writing. Jallon is a member of the guitar club and is taking three rigorous AP courses. Aside from his school activities, Jallon enjoys playing the guitar, reading, playing...

Steven Tong

Steven Tong is a senior attending BCCHS. He is very interested in having a great time while challenging himself. He frequents the Chess Club and is a member of the Guitar Club. He enjoys talking with his friends and is always...

Cristian Ayala

Cristian Ayala is a senior at BCCHS and is a member of the Academic Decathlon team. He likes to do many activities outside of school like hanging out with friends and attending social gatherings. He also is an extreme vegetarian...

Jack Freeman

Jack Freeman is an 11th grade junior who is in the CAL Academy. Jack is a fire cadet for the Los Angeles Fire Department. He has been a fire cadet for one year and wants to become an EMT and then go to school to become a registered...

Sara Zhobin

Sara Zhobin is the Senior Class President here at BCCHS. She is an active student who is a member of multiple clubs including Feed the Mouth, Knights and Ladies, and Cal Senate, as well as being the Girls' Tennis Team Captain....

Alyssa Macias

Alyssa Macias is currently a junior at BCCHS. She is also the news editor for The Patriot Post. She likes reading novels and drinking cooled tea. Alyssa likes to hang out with friends and going on adventures. She she very dedicated...

Nadine Baer

Nadine is currently a senior at BCCHS. She is a feminist and a gay rights activist. Besides her involvement in the political community, she enjoys just relaxing and taking time to play guitar and meditate. After high school she...

Maddie Mendoza

Maddie, Mads, is a 15 year old Sagittarius who is warm hearted and loves to work with others. She is currently a sophomore at Birmingham Community Charter High School and is involved in the Creative and Liberal Senate  (CAL)....

Dana Nuqui

Dana Nuqui is a 12th grader at Birmingham Community Charter High School who is currently enrolled under the Creative and Liberal Arts (CAL) Academy. She believes that the importance of journalistic writing is a way to express yo...

Marie E. Rodriguez

Marie is an enthusiastic, aspiring writer who enjoys going on assignment and interviewing. She is a junior at BCCHS and is a member of the softball team.  Softball and writing are two of her  favorite hobbies. She looks to softball...

Sadie Winterer

Sadie is a hippie, for starters. She is not a feminist; She's an equalist. She believes everyone deserves respects simply for being alive. Sadie believes that everything is connected, a.k.a. the cycle of life. Sadie loves her...

Carlos Vega

Carlos Vega is a senior at Birmingham High School and the Sports Editor for The Patriot Post. . He enjoys watching Sunday football as well as basketball games. His favorite sports teams are the L.A Lakers and the Dallas Cowboys....

Jonathan Galdamez

Jonathan Galdamez is a twelfth grader at BCCHS.   Jonathan enjoys watching movies, reading books, and listening to music. He loves watching Sons of Anarchy, his favorite music is reggae and hip-hop, and his favorite book is...

Maariyah Ford

  Maariyah Ford is a girl who loves to dance and draw. She's learning how to play the guitar and violin. She also has an obsession for the moon. Maariyah chose  to be the art and entertainment editor because she felt...

Brandon Young

  Brandon Young is a senior and part of the Digital Media Arts academy at BCCHS. He adores the creative arts for its individuality and perplexity, and is currently the Creative Arts editor for the Patriot Post. Aside...

Deli Chanta

Deli Chanta , 12th grade student at BCCHS who is actively involved in Birmingham's Track & Field Team . She is also involved in the schools advanced singing choir known as Chambers Singers and Women's Choir  . She loves food...

Zak Parchen

Zak Parchen is a 12th grader at BCCHS, who volunteers at Providence Tarzana Medical Center's oncology department, every week, for nearly a year now.  He is also greatly involved with art, having gone to private lessons for about...

Max Covarrubias

Max is an eleventh grader who enjoys drawing, taking long walks on the beach, and loves to bet the heck out of his friends. He has a weird sense of humor (as you can tell). Most people describe him as "a very special kid", " has...

Daisy Flores

Daisy Flores is a senior who enjoys movie watching and creative writing. She also participates in two of her school's clubs and contributes to their success. She adores theater management and having a good time with her friends...

Kai Evans

Kai Evans, is a 12th grader at BCCHS and is actively involved in the Creative and Liberal Senate (CAL) as the Director of Social Media. She spends a majority of her time at concerts and hanging out with her friends whenever she...

April Giron

April Giron is a Senior at Birmingham High School who enjoys watching movies and watching television shows such as American Horror Story, Dexter, and Grey's Anatomy. She is always wearing lipstick because she cant live without...

Martha Lopez

Martha Lopez is a Senior at BCCHS, who is the president of the Creative and Liberal Arts club. She has a passion for 1950's style and hopes to one day open her own skate shop. "The only way of finding the limits of the possible,...

Ivan Avila

Ivan Avila is an 11th grade student who is in the Media academy. Ivan enjoys skateboarding, playing League of Legends, and watching Game of Thrones, Black Sails, and Outlander. He loves cooking bacon just to eat it himself. On...

Stephen Hughes

Mr. Hughes is the Journalism 1 instructor at BCCHS.  He also teaches English and sponsors the daily chess club at lunch.  In his free time, Mr. Hughes enjoys traveling, biking, hiking, martial arts, snow skiing and jet skiing....

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