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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...

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Beaverton High School band director Mary Bengel, who recently announced she would be changing her teaching focus, at the 2017 fall band concert.
Beloved Beaverton band director steps down
Anouk Clendenning June 11, 2021

Even in high school, Mary Bengel was teaching students in saxophone lessons and at band camps, but she wanted to be a sound engineer or studio...

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BHS ninth grader Emma Fonseca Halverson has recently published a short play called Not Going Anywhere
BHS ninth grader publishes play challenging politicization of immigration
Anouk Clendenning April 21, 2021

Beaverton High School ninth grader Emma Fonseca Halverson has loved theatre for nearly all of her life. “I started when I was six, taking classes,”...

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Unable to experience many of the traditions they
Amid cancellations of school traditions, seniors mourn loss of yearbook quotes
Anouk Clendenning March 17, 2021

For over a century, Beaverton High School has taken pride in its traditions. But which are most valued? And which are worth keeping? According...

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The upcoming Site Council Forum will allow students to let their opinions be heard
Let your voice be heard at the Site Council Forum
Beatrice Kahn March 6, 2021

This week, information flooded students’ inboxes. From return to school plans to daily stressors, students need a platform to share their experiences....

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Despite the Beaverton School District’s efforts to transition to school online, students are feeling stressed and burnt out from the constant stream of academic work.
Students struggle through online learning: ‘We are trying so hard’
Melody Cosgrove February 3, 2021

Almost eleven months have passed since the Beaverton High School community gathered together on campus. Since March 2020, students have only...

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This AP Psychology textbook, like all other materials from first semester AP classes at BHS, may be kept by students through second semester.
Beaverton High School AP updates
Beatrice Kahn February 1, 2021

The days of walking up to the bookkeeper and handing over payment for fees and dues are long gone. For many students, it raises the question,...

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Munly’s truck, pictured in front of Barnes Elementary School, is filled with over 400 books.
Pick up a book from Ms. Munly’s Story Lorry
Beatrice Kahn October 23, 2020

Teachers and students spend their Wednesdays at home. Whether students attend office hours with teachers, or whether teachers attend staff...

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TEDx at Beaverton High School
TEDx at Beaverton High School
Beatrice Kahn October 13, 2020

Covering topics ranging from biology to personal empowerment, TED Talks have become an educational staple. They are shown in classrooms...

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A new schedule and off-campus learning make for an unprecedented school year, and students appreciate the flexibility that comes with it.
Beaverton High's first week of synchronous learning: success or failure?
Melody Cosgrove September 21, 2020

For senior Kyah Wright, this school year is unlike any other. Though her classwork is manageable, she’s been robbed of the opportunity...

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