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The student news site of Beachwood High School.

The Beachcomber

The student news site of Beachwood High School.

The Beachcomber

We have been through a pandemic and have fought for the earth and its inhabitants, let us continue to brave the storm and stand for justice.
Editorials
Class of 2022 Leaves a Lasting Legacy
Hiba Ali, Editor-in-Chief • May 30, 2022
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If we cant explore our opinions and thought processes and identities at school, then whats the point of it?
Editorials
Beachwood Board of Education is Right to Oppose Ohio HB 616
Avery Lonzer, Staff Writer • May 26, 2022
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A large crowd rallied in Willard Park in Cleveland Saturday, May 14 in support of abortion rights.
Editorials
Abortion is a Fundamental Right
Lana Lagman, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022
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It is no surprise that students who attend poorly-funded schools do worse on state tests; we all deserve the resources to succeed, not just those who are on the top.
Editorials
AIR Tests Inhibit Learning
Jack Soroka, Staff Writer • May 17, 2022
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Muslims observing these holy days simply try their hardest to be good people, as it is considered that speaking out of anger or telling lies or committing other immoral actions will also negate one’s fast.
Editorials
A Time of Introspection and Peace
Hiba Ali, Editor-in-Chief • April 19, 2022
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Activists showed up at Beachwood Board of Education meetings in March after the district sent an email to families about a mandatory assembly.
Editorials
Critics at School Board Meetings Demonstrate Need For Diverse Education
Beachcomber Staff January 24, 2022
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The upfront price for electric buses would be at least 3.75 times higher than what the district has paid in the past.
Editorials
Is it Time for Schools to Invest in Electric Buses?
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • January 15, 2022
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The relentless onslaught of positive news creates a vicious cycle in which users only share their own positive information in order to keep up.
Editorials
The Isolation of Social Media
Lana Lagman, Digital Media • January 10, 2022
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Social distancing isn’t being enforced well. In the hallways, there are too many students to physically be three feet apart.
Editorials
District Shows Leadership on COVID-19 Prevention, But Details Matter
Beachcomber Staff October 27, 2021
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Beachwood students are accelerated in math as early as 3rd grade, and once a student is on that track, it is very hard to leave.  The vast difference in the educational tracks becomes more significant as the number of options decrease as they progress through the school.
Editorials
Want to Improve Student Mental Health? Reduce AP Course Loads
Ben Lawrence and Greg Perryman October 10, 2021
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These Four Years Were Not What I Expected
Editorials
These Four Years Were Not What I Expected
Jacob Pincus, Staff Writer • May 24, 2021
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After President Trump dubbed Covid-19 the Chinese virus last year, The Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council announced that more than 673 cases of discrimination against Asian-Americans were reported in one week.
Editorials
The Anxiety of Being Asian-American
Lana Lagman, Staff Writer • April 5, 2021
Read Story
Are these the graduates who were successfully developed into “intellectual entrepreneurs with a social conscience” as school leaders hoped? Do they represent the epitome of success?
Editorials
Reconsidering How Beachwood Defines Success
Jacob Pincus, Staff Writer • March 26, 2021
Read Story
We badly need to prevent gerrymandering during the redistricting process by taking this power away from politicians. We elect them, not the other way around.
Editorials
Don't Let Congress Be the Cause of Our Regression
Joseph Berkowitz, Staff Writer • March 18, 2021
Read Story
U.S. Senator Rob Portman speaking in Columbus in 2015.
Editorials
Who Will Succeed Portman?
Joseph Berkowitz, Staff Writer • March 11, 2021
Read Story
We have been through a pandemic and have fought for the earth and its inhabitants, let us continue to brave the storm and stand for justice.
Class of 2022 Leaves a Lasting Legacy
Hiba Ali, Editor-in-Chief • May 30, 2022
Read Story
If we cant explore our opinions and thought processes and identities at school, then whats the point of it?
Beachwood Board of Education is Right to Oppose Ohio HB 616
Avery Lonzer, Staff Writer • May 26, 2022
Read Story
A large crowd rallied in Willard Park in Cleveland Saturday, May 14 in support of abortion rights.
Abortion is a Fundamental Right
Lana Lagman, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022
Read Story
It is no surprise that students who attend poorly-funded schools do worse on state tests; we all deserve the resources to succeed, not just those who are on the top.
AIR Tests Inhibit Learning
Jack Soroka, Staff Writer • May 17, 2022
Read Story
Muslims observing these holy days simply try their hardest to be good people, as it is considered that speaking out of anger or telling lies or committing other immoral actions will also negate one’s fast.
A Time of Introspection and Peace
Hiba Ali, Editor-in-Chief • April 19, 2022
Read Story
Activists showed up at Beachwood Board of Education meetings in March after the district sent an email to families about a mandatory assembly.
Critics at School Board Meetings Demonstrate Need For Diverse Education
Beachcomber Staff January 24, 2022
Read Story
The upfront price for electric buses would be at least 3.75 times higher than what the district has paid in the past.
Is it Time for Schools to Invest in Electric Buses?
Sanket Makkar, Staff Writer • January 15, 2022
Read Story
The relentless onslaught of positive news creates a vicious cycle in which users only share their own positive information in order to keep up.
The Isolation of Social Media
Lana Lagman, Digital Media • January 10, 2022
Read Story
Social distancing isn’t being enforced well. In the hallways, there are too many students to physically be three feet apart.
District Shows Leadership on COVID-19 Prevention, But Details Matter
Beachcomber Staff October 27, 2021
Read Story
Beachwood students are accelerated in math as early as 3rd grade, and once a student is on that track, it is very hard to leave.  The vast difference in the educational tracks becomes more significant as the number of options decrease as they progress through the school.
Want to Improve Student Mental Health? Reduce AP Course Loads
Ben Lawrence and Greg Perryman October 10, 2021
Read Story
These Four Years Were Not What I Expected
These Four Years Were Not What I Expected
Jacob Pincus, Staff Writer • May 24, 2021
Read Story
After President Trump dubbed Covid-19 the Chinese virus last year, The Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council announced that more than 673 cases of discrimination against Asian-Americans were reported in one week.
The Anxiety of Being Asian-American
Lana Lagman, Staff Writer • April 5, 2021
Read Story
Are these the graduates who were successfully developed into “intellectual entrepreneurs with a social conscience” as school leaders hoped? Do they represent the epitome of success?
Reconsidering How Beachwood Defines Success
Jacob Pincus, Staff Writer • March 26, 2021
Read Story
We badly need to prevent gerrymandering during the redistricting process by taking this power away from politicians. We elect them, not the other way around.
Don't Let Congress Be the Cause of Our Regression
Joseph Berkowitz, Staff Writer • March 18, 2021
Read Story
U.S. Senator Rob Portman speaking in Columbus in 2015.
Who Will Succeed Portman?
Joseph Berkowitz, Staff Writer • March 11, 2021
Read Story