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We’re Just Kids…

We’re Just Kids…

Jenna Burgesser, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Ever since I was little, I wanted to be a grown up. I looked up to the adults around me. I was in awe of their ability to juggle their perfectly messy lives. I remember sitting at the kids table at every family gathering, secretly eavesdropping on the intense conversations, filling the room with palpable ...

Why is Popcorn Associated With Movies?

Why is Popcorn Associated With Movies?

Maggie Peck, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Popcorn: the classic movie snack. It’s easy to make, cheap to distribute, and light to carry. Where there’s a film showing, there’s usually popcorn. How did popped corn kernels become so favorable in the cinema? Originally it became popular in the 1800s through fairs and carnivals, not actual...

The Door of Debt

The Door of Debt

Tino Martinez, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Parents want their children to succeed in life: go to college, have a great career, or even support a family. However, with the increase costs for tuition in schooling, it will be hard to do that. After high school, about 69.7 percent (from data collected in 2016) of highschool graduates, go to college. The main reason is the cost of tuition. We encourage our youth to go to college, but what we f...

Upcoming NHS Blood Drive

Upcoming NHS Blood Drive

Chloe Wolz, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The time has come for another Bonfils Blood Drive put on by National Honor Society. We need your help to reach donation numbers and make this the best blood drive yet. This year’s drive is on Thursday, April 26th in Eagle Gym and donations will be collected in the concession room. Students ages 16 and 17 ca...

Welcome to Broomfield?

Welcome to Broomfield?

Hannah Belmont, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

For the kids who were lost their sophomore, junior or senior year, for the kids who didn’t have anyone to sit with at lunch, for the kids who came into class feeling anxious, not knowing anyone. These kids are often overlooked. Every August about 1500 Broomfield High School students rush into the hallwa...

Broomfield High FBLA Hosts “Paws in the Park”

Broomfield High FBLA Hosts “Paws in the Park”

Steph Peterson, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This past Saturday, FBLA hosted their fourth annual Paws in the Park event. The event consisted of a doggie easter egg hunt, and a bonnet parade where owners dress up their dogs. Usually Camp Bow Wow, a dog training program in Broomfield, takes part in the event, but they closed in 2014. Therefore, the ...

Yelling Over The Sound of Gunshots

Yelling Over The Sound of Gunshots

Annabelle Lingbeck, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Just a week ago on the 14th there was a national school walkout where teens across the country spoke out about feeling unsafe in schools. After the Florida shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, teens found their voices and started working to put an end to gun violence while many of our coun...

Broomfield Shootout Track Meet

Broomfield Shootout Track Meet

Gianni Martinez, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On March 24th our track and field eagles will take on some of the hardest schools in one of the largest meets of the year with a total of 42 teams competing. The Broomfield Shootout is a meet in which 15 to 20 percent of the athletes who participate qualify for state later on in the season. Therefore...

Teacher Madness: Who They Got…?

Teacher Madness: Who They Got…?

Jack Vanderberg, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

March Madness is entering the Sweet 16 Round this week, and the tournament is definitely living up to its name this year. Amongst the madness of the tournament remain 16 teams, and Broomfield High School teachers attended four of the remaining schools. I talked to a few of these teachers: Ms. Carro...

Why I Walk

Why I Walk

Claire Tetro, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

This past Wednesday, March 14th, I participated in the March For Our Lives movement, a national event bringing awareness to mass shootings in America. Students from all across America walked out of class at approximately 10 am to peacefully protest against current gun legislation, demanding the end ...

“It’s Just a Phase”

“It’s Just a Phase”

Maggie Peck, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Does America love its youth? Sure, everybody makes mistakes at that age. Maybe not, “kids these days” are just causing more problems, each worse than the generation before. America can love or hate whoever it wants. America is made up of pieces, those who inspire and work towards change every day. ...

Tino Martinez, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Md2RM2ycYjc Throughout every week, trash continues to pile up along the fence and scatters  around the stadium field. Every day, students go to lunch and come back and leave their trash everywhere except  the trash bin. After each week of storing trash in our school...

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