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April Fools 2020

April Fools 2020

April 1, 2020

‘Bison Karts’ provide students with easier transportation to class

Mark Anbinder

April 1, 2020

The district has just announced that starting in the 2021-2022 school year, BGHS will be the first school to try out the Clear and Responsible Automotive Student Hallway system. So far, there have been a total of 30 injuries thi...

Voting age changed to create forward-thinking democracy

Allie Zyck

April 1, 2020

With the 2020 election just around the corner, candidates have been tirelessly working to secure voter interest. However, those voters are about to change with a new amendment to the constitution. For all future elections, inclu...

Social app TikTok gives BG students another avenue to take

Luca Vitale

April 1, 2020

After some deep consideration and research by the administration, BG will be the first school in the district to allow students who are TikTok famous to report to school by noon instead of the other students who must report by 8:1...

The wait is over, and the class of 2021 finally has answers

Sriman Narayanan

April 1, 2020

  They aren’t, however, the answers they had originally wanted. At a board meeting on March 11, Superintendent Tubby Two-shoes made an official statement regarding the reason for the junior class and below’s iPad...

New atriums added as part of new school disciplinary measures

Connor Wielgos

April 1, 2020

  If one is unable to distinguish a clear understanding of where one is, there’s a solid chance they’re in the newly installed atriums in BG. These atriums, unable to be found by any casual passerby, are a part of a new i...

Em and M’s Book Nook: Storm the Lightning Fairy by Daisy Meadows

Mikayla Kim and Emily Luethy

April 1, 2020

Em When I first laid my eyes on this month’s Book Nook selection, I was instantly enthralled by its beautiful cover. Then, I decided to read the back of the book, and my excitement only went up further and further. Unable to s...

Change.org raises awareness for Nov. 1 to become a non-attendance day

Luca Vitale

April 1, 2020

  Students know the feeling, waking up on Nov. 1, getting up and looking around at their room, candy wrappers spilling out of their pillowcase, costume on the ground looking lifeless, their neighbor’s stolen pumpkin bes...

School in summertime increases retention of vital summer skills

Emma Manukian

April 1, 2020

After much observation and deep consideration through the school months of August through June, the school board of D214 has decided to have school run through the months of summer, or June-August only. They concurred that stude...

Best fonts to use when writing an essay for English class

Phoebe Rusch

April 1, 2020

At BG, writing essays is a common thing, let’s be honest. From writing it on paper and pen, to using Google Docs, either way, you have a paper that might have to be turned in tomorrow. With writing so many documents, it is finall...

Students now allowed to bring their own desk of choice to school

Ola Rembiszewska

April 1, 2020

BG has recently to heard from teachers and students about the issues students are facing with some of the desks. Some complain that desks like the ones used in the English rooms, some of the science rooms and social studies rooms ...

Technology free school aims to create smoother learning experience

Allie Zyck

April 1, 2020

Today’s classroom is built on technology, from our projectors to our iPads. However, recent issues with the internet throughout the district have had the school board reconsidering the merits of technology based learning in...

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