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Sophomore crowd cheers in excitement as they watch their grade compete.
2022 Color Wars sparks healthy competition
Kate Oller, Staff Writer • November 8, 2022

This past Wednesday (Nov. 2), our school's annual Color Wars event took place in the Swim-Gym from 5 P.M to 7 P.M. All grade levels made their...

Sophomore Tali Goldkorn goes all out for Shades Day.
Homecoming spirit week: a week of disco
Shayda Dadvand, Editor in Cheif • October 20, 2022

During the week of Sept. 19-23, ASB hosted its second spirit week, and student participation progressed from the last week. Students dressed...

Students find their way to their designated grades section on the bleachers to watch this years pep rally, like the freshmen shown.	
Photo by: Kate Oller
Beverly gathers together for homecoming pep rally
Kate Oller, Staff Writer • October 4, 2022

Prior to the Homecoming football game, ASB hosted the 2022 pep rally that took place on the field Sept. 23. Students from every grade went with...

Homecoming prince Michael Larian and princess Amelia Teschner ride around the track in a convertible.
Students perform at homecoming halftime show
Kaia Lopez, Staff Writer • November 1, 2022

The homecoming halftime show, one of the most exciting performances during the year, takes a lot of hard work and hours of practice. Students...

Listed above are the scores of the first three home games.
Homecoming football game makes a magical night
Pariss Chami, Staff Writer • October 18, 2022

As the school year begins, so does football season. The energy of the crowd during the past three games radiated excitement. The stands were...

Boys varsity water polo team plays against Milken Community School. “I used to be nervous before games. I’d be nervous to make mistakes during the game, but now I keep in a state of mind where I’m calm but at the same time I’m ready to play physically and bring that aggressive mindset to the game,” Varsity Co-Captain Givi Mchedlishvili said.
Photo by: Shayda Dadvand
Meet the boys water polo team captains
Shayda Dadvand, Editor in Chief • September 28, 2022

Senior Givi Mchedlishvili, sophomore Remy Javidzad and junior Austin Dorian show dedication to their sport by taking on the challenging...

A stack of AP prep books
Discrepancies between AP grades, test scores raise concerns
Highlights June 1, 2022

Mia Gorlick Watchtower staff member Some teachers on campus have a policy that allows students who earn a five on the AP exam to have their...

Editorial: COVID testing should continue, prevent the spread of COVID
Editorial: COVID testing should continue, prevent the spread of COVID
Highlights April 28, 2022

Highlights Editorial Board COVID-19 testing officially ended on April 20. Although COVID cases have decreased from August to today, as an...

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As a Russian, I am angered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
Highlights March 1, 2022

Kate Kotlyar copy editor I am Russian and I am angered by Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.  While I am ethnically Ukrainian...

A close-up of the cookies. after baking.
An interesting cookie recipe: oatmeal-blueberry-cinnamon-chocolate cookies
Ruby Matenko, Staff Writer • November 29, 2022

A batch of cookies is the perfect bow on top of a long Thanksgiving holiday, to make the transition back to school easier. Step 1: Preheat...

People gather in downtown LA to rally for freedom in Iran.
Persian students' connections to Iranian culture
Shayda Dadvand, Editor in Cheif • November 22, 2022

TRANSCRIPT   [music]   SHAYDA: Hi, this is Beverly Highlights. I’m Shayda Dadvand, your Editor in Cheif. Episode three:...

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever releases in theaters around the world
Photo by: Marvel and Disney Studios
'Wakanda Forever' does justice to first 'Black Panther' movie
Kate Oller, Staff Writer • November 22, 2022

On Nov. 11, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” was released as a sequel to the hit 2018 movie, “Black Panther.” The first movie captivated...

Sophomore Kate Oller studies for her classes.
AP teacher’s perspective on AP classes; why do students feel the need to take them?
Ruby Matenko, Staff Writer • December 6, 2022

A course in high school that could give you college credit, teach you in a more advanced way, and expand your intelligence: sounds like any ambitious...

Ms. Susan Fox poses for the camera.
Teacher Features: Ms. Susan Fox
Pariss Chami, Staff Writer • November 8, 2022

She’s a teacher who loves motorcycles, English, and Iceland. You may know her as the new English teacher, or Ms. Fox. I recently interviewed...

Law attorney and author Allison Margolin writes book Just Dope
Beverly alumna talks about book 'Just Dope'
Shayda Dadvand, Editor in Cheif • October 20, 2022

  SHAYDA: Hi, this is Beverly Highlights. I’m Shayda Dadvand, your Editor in Cheif. Episode one: Today, we’re bringing you an interview...

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