All posts by Caitlin Ham

The Road to Indy

By Caitlin Ham

“I had such a fun time in Indianapolis and made great memories with my friends. We worked really hard to get to where we were at performance time and our scores really showed our hard work over the long season.” -junior Ethan Koenig on his Grand Nationals experience

On Wednesday, November 8, the Golden Regiment (GR) boarded six charter buses, loaded two semis and headed for Indianapolis. The band participated in the Grand National Championships in Colts Stadium. Performing their show “Burtonized” and competing against 103 bands from across the nation, the GR took ninth place. Continue reading The Road to Indy

Rivals unite

By Caitlin Ham

“Community Unity week is so fun because the spirit days are awesome and it’s fun to get involved and see everyone else getting involved too. Bringing canned goods is a good way to help our community and bring together both schools through good deeds.” -senior Angelique White

It’s game week for cross town rivals BSHS and BSS. Although the competition is fierce, Community Unity Week is an opportunity to unite rival schools through the common goal of giving back to the community. Monday’s spirit day of Country vs. Country Club kicked off the week, followed on Tuesday by Mathlete vs. Athlete, PJ vs. Professional Wednesday, Hex Day Thursday, and finally Purple vs. Gold to kick off the big game on Friday night. Continue reading Rivals unite

College Fair beneficial for all grades

By: Caitlin Ham

“You’re going to have access to reps from over 100 colleges who will be able to answer all of your questions. We will also have reps from tech schools and community colleges,” Counselor Christy Blaney said.

College bound students have multiple pathways to explore, including two year and four year colleges, tech school and the military. The college fair provides students opportunities to get information on their school of choice or decide on the best option for themselves after their high school career. This year’s college fair will debut on Monday, October 9th at Blue Springs South at 6:30 pm. Continue reading College Fair beneficial for all grades