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Spanish Club Will Be Making Some New Friends

Spanish Club Will Be Making Some New Friends

Sophie Jackson, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


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The Spanish Club is planning on organizing a pen pal program with a group of students from Ecuador.   The idea was initially brought forth by several students who wanted to connect with native Spanish speakers.   “I was able to get in touch with a teacher from a school in Ecuador who is lookin...

Chorale and the Jills perform with Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Chorale and the Jills perform with Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Sarah Kenkel, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


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From Friday, December 15th through Sunday, December 17th, Chorale and the Jills performed with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra at the Detroit Orchestra Symphony Hall, along with the Grosse Pointe South High School Choir.   “During the performance itself, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra performs the fi...

Black Hawk Spirit Shop Offers Options To Show School Support

Black Hawk Spirit Shop Offers Options To Show School Support

Vivian Harber, Managing Editor

January 11, 2018


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The Black Hawk Spirit Shop has many options of apparel to show your support for Bloomfield Hills High School. On certain dates, the shop will set up a sales booth in the main commons. Otherwise, you can request to have items brought to the counseling center for purchase. The Spirit Shop takes cash, car...

World Language Department Participates in Food Drive

World Language Department Participates in Food Drive

Evan Stern, Managing Editor

January 10, 2018


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The Bloomfield Hills High School World Language Department organized and ran a food drive to benefit local citizens, encouraging language students to participate and gathering a total of over 1,200 cans, according to Spanish teacher Alison Gallagher. “The Hispanic Outreach Organization contacted us to see if we ...

Students Compete at the International Thespian Society Conference

Students Compete at the International Thespian Society Conference

Debra Moraitis, Staff Writer

December 21, 2017


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From Thursday, December 14 through Sunday, December 17, the International Thespian Society chapter - Troupe 8055 - attended the statewide performing arts conference at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids. Superior ratings were awarded to the entirety of the troupe that competed: Debra Morait...

Teacher Plays Trumpet For Musical

Teacher Plays Trumpet For Musical

Sophie Sherbin, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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Much like the rest of fourth grade students in this district, middle school band and orchestra was the first time government and history teacher, Frank Laurinec, was given the chance to play an instrument. “I picked up the trumpet and started to play [in middle school band] and I've played ever since...

AP Economics Classes Participate in Detroit Economic Challenge

AP Economics Classes Participate in Detroit Economic Challenge

Habib Bello, Managing Editor

December 11, 2017


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On December 8, the Advanced Placement Economics class, taught by Randall Odom, attended their second field trip of the school year. The students are competing in the Detroit Economic Challenge and they presented their proposals and claims to the members of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago-Detro...

Special Board Meeting to Dedicate BHHS Main Commons

Special Board Meeting to Dedicate BHHS Main Commons

Evan Stern, Managing Editor

December 11, 2017


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A special Board of Education meeting will be held on Thursday, December 14 in the Main Commons of Bloomfield Hills High School to dedicate the Main Commons to former Bloomfield Hills School District Board of Education President Ingrid Day. “Ingrid served on the Bloomfield Hills Schools Board of Educat...

Key Club Hosts Holiday Drive

Key Club Hosts Holiday Drive

Elena Ofiara, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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Key Club adopted a family in need this holiday season and has been gathering gifts since November 30th. “I’ve participated in this the past three years,” said Emily Ross, a member of Key Club. “What happens is that the family gives us a list of gift ideas and the members try to buy as man...

Pontiac Silverdome Finally Falls

Pontiac Silverdome Finally Falls

Max Wittenberg, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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On Sunday, December 3, after the established company Adamo Group’s attempt to implode the Pontiac Silverdome failed and thousands took to social media to ponder the situation, the “eye-sore,” according to the Detroit News, finally fell. In an article published by the Free Press, Mayor of Pontiac Deir...

New MSU AP Literature Workshop being held at Bowers

New MSU AP Literature Workshop being held at Bowers

Carly Armstrong, Opinion Editor

December 6, 2017


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Attention all prospecting and current AP Literature & Composition students: Michigan State University is holding a workshop at Bowers Farm to prepare AP Lit students for the AP exam.   The workshop will begin January 15th and will end March 26, 2018. In order to sign up, you must fill o...

Movie Club

December 5, 2017


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