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Brentwood High School Plans for Nine Period School Day

Brentwood High School Plans for Nine Period School Day

Michelle Guevara, Staff Writer June 8, 2022

Brentwood High School plans to transition to a nine-period day starting with the 2022-2023 school year. The school day will start earlier and end a few minutes later while class time will be shortened...

Nubians United Host Black History Month Expo

Nubians United Host Black History Month Expo

Nicole Olekanma June 8, 2022

On Thursday, March 10, the Nubians United Club hosted an expo in the Ross library in honor of Black History Month that takes place from February 1 to March 1 every year. The expo ran from second period...

BHS Hosts Annual Project Semicolon Event

BHS Hosts Annual Project Semicolon Event

Alisha Ahsan and Alisha Arshad June 8, 2022

On Wednesday, March 16, 2022, Brentwood held their annual Project Semicolon event from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the DiPietro center. The event was open to all sophomores, juniors, and seniors.   The...

(Left to right) Narely Ortega, Georgette Pierre, Walter Benitez, Stephanie Pizano, Talha Rehman, and Hooriya Tariq.

Research Students Win NASA TechRise Challenge for Future Engineers

Hooriya Tariq, Staff Writer March 16, 2022

After a much-anticipated wait, Mr. Patch’s Research students were on the edge of their seats to hear the final decision from NASA on their project proposals. The idea was simple: to send a functional...

Waiting on Waste: Concerns Rise Over Brentwood’s Incoming Recycling Facility

Waiting on Waste: Concerns Rise Over Brentwood’s Incoming Recycling Facility

Janice Aragon March 3, 2022

A community largely composed of low-income and minority individuals, the resilient town of Brentwood faces its latest challenge in an upcoming recycling company’s plans for expansion. Omni Recycling,...

Twin Pine Third Graders Participate in Science Class with High School Students

Twin Pine Third Graders Participate in Science Class with High School Students

Alex Contreras, Contributor December 23, 2021

On Nov. 23, students in Ms. Cabrera's science class worked with amazing third graders from Twin Pines Elementary School. Mrs. Cabrera’s former student, Mrs. Maldonado, is their third grade teacher. Students...

Senior Trip to Dorney Park: A Hit or Miss Experience

Senior Trip to Dorney Park: A Hit or Miss Experience

Giselle Martins, Staff Writer December 22, 2021

When Brentwood seniors boarded the bus for their trip to Dorney Park on Friday, Oct. 22, they expected to arrive mid-afternoon with ample time to enjoy the park’s many attractions. Unfortunately, due...

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Tragedy Strikes at Astroworld Concert: Fans Blame Travis Scott

Marlen Maldonado, Staff Writer December 22, 2021

Travis Scott’s Astroworld concert, held Nov. 5 at NRG park in Texas, led to heartache and tragedy when eight people died and hundreds of others were injured. His actions, as well as those of other performers...

Students Find One-Way Hallways a Major Obstacle

Students Find One-Way Hallways a Major Obstacle

Diego Hernandez, Staff Writter December 22, 2021

The one-way hallways were a very methodic way to keep students as far away from each other as possible while moving from class to class in the height of Covid. This year, however, they're causing many...

MIT InvenTeam  members, Nicole Olekanm, Rachel Jean Charles, Minnahil Tariq, Joel Perez, Jonathan Tavarez, Javed Chowdhury, Raja Deonanan, David Ramirez, and Kevin Leal, celebrate their great win!

MIT InvenTeam Students Win $10,000 Grant

Minnahil Tariq November 23, 2021

Brentwood is very proud to announce one of this year’s 8 Lemelson MIT InvenTeam grant winners: Jonathan Tavarez, Javed Chowdhury, Kevin Leal, Raja Deonanan, David Ramirez, Ever Hernandez, Joel...

Dress Code Debate: Students Voice Concerns at Town Hall Meetings 

Dress Code Debate: Students Voice Concerns at Town Hall Meetings 

Mariana Arboleda and Minnahil Tariq November 23, 2021

Recently, controversy has erupted over the high school’s dress code policy, leading to small hallway protests that led the Superintendent to host a series of town hall meetings with students and parents....

Safe Halloween Maintains Great Turnout Despite Covid Changes

Safe Halloween Maintains Great Turnout Despite Covid Changes

Janice Aragon and Mauricio Diaz November 23, 2021

Held every year at the high school, Safe Halloween is a community driven effort to provide the children of Brentwood with a safe trick-or-treating experience. Families from around the district gather in...

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