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Beaverton Hummer

The Official Website of Beaverton High School's Student-Run Newspaper

Beaverton Hummer

The Official Website of Beaverton High School's Student-Run Newspaper

Beaverton Hummer


People stand for the national anthem.

Gallery: 2022 senior assembly

Zack Parker, Staff Writer June 13, 2022

This past Thursday, seniors attended a senior breakfast and senior assembly to recognize their achievements. This morning assembly allowed seniors to practice for graduation before being awarded scholarships...

Seniors celebrate Dress Like Dr. Erwin Day during Prom Spirit Week.

Dr. Erwin to retire, remain core part of community

Samson Naleway, Co-Editor-in-Chief June 10, 2022

Dr. Anne Erwin loves Beaverton High School. From her involvement in festive assemblies to community events to ordinary announcements, it’s clear that Dr. Erwin’s passion is education.  “It’s...

The parade of flags started off the assembly.

Gallery: Diversity Assembly returns to Beaverton

Zack Parker, Staff Writer June 6, 2022

Beaverton's last Diversity Assembly was before Spring Break in 2019, and the school was eager to see it return this year after a pandemic-induced hiatus. This year's theme was "You Are Loved" or "Eres...

As the bond has passed, Beaverton High School is set to get a new campus with construction beginning in 2024

New campus planned for Beaverton High School

Zack Parker, Staff Writer May 20, 2022

With the bond being passed earlier this week, there will be new designs for the Beaverton High School. On Thursday, April 21, there was a meeting in the Merle Davies Lecture Hall about the new Beaverton...

Food banks such as these continue to supply food for those in need, providing soups and other nonperishables.

Beaverton to continue free meal service in summer

Natalie Crabill, Social Media Editor May 19, 2022

Many people don’t realize that a large percentage of people in their community never know where their next meal is going to come from. Food insecurity is a serious issue gripping America: according to...

Gallery: BHS celebrates Anything But a Backpack Day

Gallery: BHS celebrates Anything But a Backpack Day

Herbert, Staff Mascot February 19, 2022

This past Friday was the finale to BHS' spirit week: Anything But a Backpack Day. Students carried their belongings using everything from commonplace items such as tote bags, suitcases, and buckets, to...

Sophomore Kyle Hanson (left) is pictured with previous Division 65 Lieutenant Governors.

Hanson elected Key Club Lieutenant Governor of Division 65

Beatrice Kahn, Editor January 24, 2022

Every Key Club meeting begins with the question, “Hey Key Clubbers, how do you feel?” In response, members shout, “We feel good, oh, we feel so good!” For BHS sophomore Kyle Hanson, his answer...

In early December, some Child Development 3 students brought realistic baby simulators home over the weekend.

Education Pathway students dabble in parenting with baby simulators

Anouk Clendenning, Editor-in-Chief December 30, 2021

Earlier this month, students in Beaverton High School’s Education Pathway got a taste of parenting through ten Real Care Baby Simulators. As they were purchased in 2018-19—the first year of the pathway’s...

Hailey Sun, far right, stands with her teammates on the Portland Rocketry Team at The American Rocketry Competition.

Sun shoots for the stars in rocketry competition

Beatrice Kahn, Editor October 29, 2021

Hailey Sun is going places. As a member of the Portland Rocketry Team, the Beaverton High School sophomore recently competed in The American Rocketry Challenge (TARC), earning a rank of 20 out of 1000...

Director Kelly Hefty stands in front of her choir at last Wednesdays concert.

Band, choir join forces in first concert of the year

Melody Cosgrove, Editor October 22, 2021

Last Wednesday, the Beaverton High School auditorium was filled with people. Families, friends, and students gathered to witness the first concert of the year as the BHS band and choir took to the stage...

Seniors gathered on the football field on Thursday to kick off the school year and a new tradition: the senior sunrise

The sun rises on senior year

Beatrice Kahn, Editor September 8, 2021

It’s rare to find 100 high school seniors awake, let alone awake and at school, at 6:15 in the morning. But on Wednesday, September 8, there was something worth waking up early for—interaction.  A...

Students take a group photo in the main gym at this year’s Prom, which occurred on campus on June 5.

Students cap final year of high school at Prom

David Davis and Anouk Clendenning June 22, 2021

After over a year without a school dance, Beaverton High School held Prom on June 5. As in years past, Leadership had a hand in organizing the event, with an extra element of complexity: COVID-19 restrictions. “I...

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