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  • Academic Challenge Places 15th at National Tournament
  • Science Olympiad Places Sixth at State Tournament
  • Community Awaits Tally of Issue 2 Vote
  • Beachcomber Subject to Censorship of Article in April Issue
  • A Record-Setting Run
  • Academic Challenge Places 15th at National Tournament

    Academic Challenge Places 15th at National Tournament

    Sam Thomas, Staff Writer

    May 25, 2018

    The academic challenge team went to Chicago on April 28 for the small school National Academic Quiz Tournament. “We competed in the playoffs, made it to the finals, and overall placed 15th in the nation out of 100 teams,” says Shen. Coach Karla Seery brought a team consisting of junior Jing-Jing...

    "Knowledge for Academic Challenge can come from anywhere,” team Captain Jing-Jing Shen said. “From watching March Madness, to reading a chemistry textbook, to reading the news."

  • Science Olympiad Places Sixth at State Tournament

    Science Olympiad Places Sixth at State Tournament

    Amelia Port, Staff Writer

    May 25, 2018

    The Science Olympiad team placed sixth place overall in the state competition on April 28 at OSU. The performance matches their 2012 placement. The team placed in a variety of events: experimental design, fermi questions, mission impossible, helicopters and towers. Their best individual placement...

    This is my personal best [placement as coach]," Alise Stawicki said. "The students really worked hard this year, and I was very proud of their achievements." Photo courtesy of Alise Stawicki

  • Community Awaits Tally of Issue 2 Vote

    Community Awaits Tally of Issue 2 Vote

    Vivian Li, News Editor

    May 24, 2018

    Issue 2 on Beachwood’s May 8 ballot, a combined 8.7-mill operating and bond levy, fell short by only 8 votes, according to the initial count. Unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections showed that 2,006 people voted against the levy while 1,998 voted for. Absentee and pro...

    Voters arrived at the high school on May 8 to decide on the combined operating levy and bond issue. Photo by Vivian Li.

  • Beachcomber Subject to Censorship of Article in April Issue

    Beachcomber Subject to Censorship of Article in April Issue

    Clinton Sansonetti, Staff Writer

    May 24, 2018

    School administrators censored an article submitted for publication in the April issue of the Beachcomber. Principal Tony Srithai explained that administrators censored the story because they were concerned about the privacy of a student, although the student was not identified in the article. “There...

    Five members of the Beachcomber staff met with Srithai, Superintendent Dr. Robert Hardis and the school district’s attorney Daniel McIntyre of Brindza McIntyre & Seed after school on April 9 in Davis’s classroom. In the meeting, it was clear that administrators would not allow the article to be published. Photo by Nakita Reidenbach.

  • A Record-Setting Run

    A Record-Setting Run

    Ben Connor, Sports Editor

    May 21, 2018

    Team Captain Mia Knight has led the track and indoor track teams to a series of historic victories READ MORE »»

    Before this year’s postseason even got underway, Knight had already earned 17 state tournament medals from indoor and outdoor track. Photo by Elizabeth Metz

Academic Challenge Places 15th at National Tournament
Science Olympiad Places Sixth at State Tournament

Science Olympiad Places Sixth at State Tournament

May 25, 2018

Community Awaits Tally of Issue 2 Vote

Community Awaits Tally of Issue 2 Vote

May 24, 2018

Beachcomber Subject to Censorship of Article in April Issue

Beachcomber Subject to Censorship of Article in April Issue

May 24, 2018

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A Record-Setting Run
Bison Softball Defeats Warrensville 13-0 in First Playoff Game

Bison Softball Defeats Warrensville 13-0 in First Playoff Game

May 17, 2018

Middle School Staff Wins First Annual Roundball Classic

Middle School Staff Wins First Annual Roundball Classic

May 5, 2018

Young Team Steps Up

Young Team Steps Up

May 1, 2018

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Making Culinary Connections in the Chinese Classroom
Many Cultures, One Bison

Many Cultures, One Bison

March 23, 2018

Feel the Music

Feel the Music

March 23, 2018

Throwing Stones

Throwing Stones

March 18, 2018

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