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No Stopping Student Council

No Stopping Student Council

Anthony Ramos, Sophomore Class President March 17, 2021

Despite the new hybrid schedule and delayed elections, newly elected members of student council are working hard and getting ready to move ahead with plans for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year.  Student...

Nabihah Ahsan and Julia Spadaro, both seniors, interview Principal Callan in his office.

Seniors Return Five Days a Week

Nabihah Ahsan and Julia Spadaro March 1, 2021

On March 1, some seniors will be returning to Brentwood High School for in-person instruction five days a week. This is a massive change from the hybrid plan adopted at the beginning of the school year. According...

Brentwood Teen Becomes Hometown Hero After Saving Neighbor’s Life

Brentwood Teen Becomes Hometown Hero After Saving Neighbor’s Life

Queiri Rubi January 28, 2021

Star Grant is the brave teen who helped her neighbor, 69-year-old Catalina Segura Jose, escape out of a burning house on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020. Around 11:00 in the morning, Grant was outside bringing...

NHS students pose with St. Nick in festive holiday attire while following Covid protocols.

NHS hosts Virtual Holiday Party with Southwest Elementary Students

Julia Spadaro, Business Manager, Layout Editor December 23, 2020

Brentwood’s National Honor Society hosted a virtual meeting Thursday, Dec. 22, to bring holiday cheer to the special needs children from Southwest Elementary school.   Each child was provided...

Conservatism Conquers the Court

Conservatism Conquers the Court

Sophia Seda, Co-Editor-in-Chief, Sports Editor December 18, 2020

On Oct. 26, 2020, Amy Coney Barrett was appointed the new Supreme Court Justice after the position was left vacant due to the death of Ruth Bader Ginsberg. While Barrett was confirmed for appointment...

A New Way of Life for Students and Teachers

A New Way of Life for Students and Teachers

Ruby Thomas December 17, 2020

Schools all over the nation have changed completely. Classrooms that were once  lively and full of students are now quiet and hold as little as two students in each room. Group work has now become...

NYS Permit Test Moves Online

NYS Permit Test Moves Online

Valentina Regalado December 14, 2020

Teens, obtaining a learner’s permit so you can cruise downtown just became easier this year! Gone are the days of stressing over wait times and long lines. Starting this fall, the learner's permit...

Uyghur Muslims Face Human Atrocities in Chinese Concentration Camps 

Uyghur Muslims Face Human Atrocities in Chinese Concentration Camps 

Zahra Hussaini , Staff Writer December 1, 2020

The words “concentration camp” might remind people of the Holocaust, the genocide of European Jews on a mass scale during World War II. Shockingly, however, concentration camps are not just a...

Ashley Alcantara, a Regeneron Semi-Finalist as of Thursday, Jan. 7, poses in her 2021 Regeneron competition T-shirt.

Research Students Overcome Covid-19 Obstacles to Enter Regeneron Competition

Amber Connell, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

Every year, senior research students compete in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search for a chance to win $200,000 by entering a three-year-long project.   Without a lab to work in as a...

Girl poses in green graduation robe and cap.

Valedictorian Speeches 2020: Angel Alvarado and Ashley Estrada

Angel Alvarado, Contributor June 30, 2020

Angel Alvarado, Ross Center Hello, Class of 2020. My name is Angel Alvarado and I'm your Ross Valedictorian. To be frank, I’m not sure how to start this as such a celebratory day is finally upon us...

Brentwood HS Leads Firetruck Parade for Graduating Seniors

Brentwood HS Leads Firetruck Parade for Graduating Seniors

Nabihah Ahsan, News Editor, Layout Editor June 8, 2020

On May 16, 2020, the Brentwood Fire Department, Brentwood Legion Ambulance, and the faculty of the Brentwood High School all came together to pay tribute to the graduating class of 2020 by riding through community...

Catching Up with COVID-19

Catching Up with COVID-19

Julia Spadaro, Business Manager, Layout Editor June 5, 2020

Coronavirus has drastically changed the lives of many and will continue to affect the way the world runs. The virus is suspected to have started in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, entering the United...

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