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A+ program aims to increase college enrollment

Savannah Alvis

November 1, 2018

Filed under Academics

The A+ program is a statewide program developed by the Missouri Department of Higher Education for high school students that see a future in going to college. Students that meet all program requirements are eligible for a two-year col...

BSHS hosts yearly college fair

Alexandria Arndt

October 18, 2018

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Who’s counting….but there are only 217 days until the last day of school. For many, that means preparing for what’s next. Keeping that in mind, BSSD sponsored the College Fair on October 10, hosted at BSHS. This event gave...

Free ACT opportunity for BSHS students

September 28, 2018

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By Marissa Green The ACT is a highlighted word in every American student’s vocabulary. There are classes dedicated to dissecting the questions, textbooks aiding the rigorous studying, and teachers trained to help students make i...

Professional authors mentor BSHS writers

March 8, 2018

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by Mya Pearson “This was really a learning experience for us to be able to see other students ideas and listen to why they like writing and how it helps them,” senior Tim Davis  The Creative Writing II class had the op...

HOSA leaves a lasting incision on members

March 1, 2018

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by Emma Hibdon "Even though HOSA is targeted towards future health professionals, we try and incorporate types of volunteer work."- Senior Anne Cole  The Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA-Future Health Professi...

In addition to grades, NHS values service over self

February 15, 2018

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by Emma Hibdon "Getting to do community service just really puts an impact on the community and yourself," - senior Madison Lavelle on service in NHS National Honor Society (NHS), a national organization that serves to re...

Painting a picture of progress

January 25, 2018

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By Caitlin Ham “Mrs. Varrone is a great teacher that’s passionate about her teaching and her students. She’s supportive of all of our work and is never critical of what we produce,” senior Alex Bradley on his experie...

High school students take on toddlers

January 25, 2018

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By Abigail Starr "It’s hard not to smile when you walk in. Seeing Wildcats find what they want to do with the rest of their lives is so fulfilling. I really hope more high schoolers consider taking this class,” teacher Pamela...

People pay to read your homework

January 25, 2018

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By Samara Bhatti “Students in these classes have to learn to work towards a goal with a group of people. They have to put their best foot forward in both a creative and intellectual way,” teacher Katie Grusing on the requ...

Cookin’ Cats create classic cuisines

January 25, 2018

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By Mya Pearson “This class is a lot of fun. It pushes you to challenge yourself in the kitchen.” senior Bennie Holmes talking about facing his kitchen troubles. BSHS upperclassmen have the opportunity to take culinary...

Teachers awarded classroom grants

December 21, 2017

Filed under Academics, School News

by Emma Hibdon “The students are very excited to get the calculators in their hands and learn all of the cool stuff that can be done with them,” - teacher Ryan Luethje on new calculators A handful of BSHS teachers and facul...

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