The Student News Site of Beverly Hills High School


The Student News Site of Beverly Hills High School



Students huddle around various booths to sign up for clubs.

Club Rush brings opportunities for students to indulge in interests

Kate Oller, Staff Writer October 17, 2023

To mark the beginning of the year, ASB held the annual Club Rush fair on Sept. 14. Students observed and joined various student-run booths on the third floor patio.  Students decorated their tables...

Student puts her phone in the phone slips before class.

New phone policy: what is it?

Mia Taylor, Staff Writer September 1, 2023

August 8-- BHUSD Board of Education enacted a new phone policy for the school year, instructing students to keep their phones out of sight during classes. According to the policy, students may only use...

Students from French 4 Honors perform “Cyrano de Bergerac.”
Photo by: Kate Oller

Beverly’s annual French Cabaret celebrates French culture

Kate Oller and Ruby Matenko May 11, 2023

THURS. APRIL 27— Madame Corinne Carlson and the French program hosted their annual Cabaret in the EDC courtyard patio. Students from different levels of French (ranging from French 1 to AP French) put...

Junior Shayda Dadvand watches Michelle Yeoh’s inspiring speech for winning “Best Actress” award.
Photo by: Kate Oller

Late generation actors, actresses get overdue Oscars after decades

Kate Oller, Staff Writer April 11, 2023

SUNDAY MARCH 12-- Actors and actresses left the 95th Academy Award show stage with happy tears after finally getting an overdue Oscar. This year, awards were swept by actors over 50 years old who had started...

Duangpetch Promthep introduces himself in a Chiang Rai conference in 2018. 
Photo from: REUTERS

Captain of Thai soccer team rescued from a cave in 2018 dead at 18

Kate Oller, Staff Writer March 17, 2023

Rewind back to 2018, when members of a Thai soccer team were stuck in the Tham Luan Nang Non cave in northern Thailand. These 12 members, from ages 11 to 16, were stuck in the cave for 18 days with their...

Ms. Karen Lagola sits in her Valentines outfit for Tuesday’s “Pink & Red Day.” Photo by: Kate Oller

Spirit week kicks off winter formal fun

Kate Oller, Staff Writer March 14, 2023

From Feb. 12-16, students took part in their annual spirit week to celebrate Valentine's Day and the upcoming Winter Formal dance. The dance is themed off  a Parisian night.   The spirit...

Rain pours onto a freeway in California, leaving the roasts dangerous.
Photo by: The LA Times

The effect of California storm on the homeless community

Kate Oller, Staff Writer February 24, 2023

With about 172,000 homeless people living in California state, the raging storm that has hit Southern California left an indelible mark on the homeless community. For a few weeks now, the extreme rainfall...

Freshmen Vincent Li and Evan Egerman duel one another in a thought-provoking game of chess. Photo taken by Golsa Sadrieh.

New library staff persevere to better the library

Highlights May 31, 2022

Golsa Sadrieh cub writer Last fall, the BHHS library got two new staff who are figuring out how to connect with the student body. Cynthia Bailon joined Norman Nation as a library technician in October...

Life is too short to drink mediocre coffee, so don’t go to Philz

Life is too short to drink mediocre coffee, so don’t go to Philz

Highlights May 27, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  In the former home of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, San-Francisco based coffee chain Philz Coffee opened its tenth location in Beverly Hills. From the get-go, the...

Photo courtesy of American Life League

Supreme Court plans to overturn abortion rights cases, students react

Highlights May 13, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  POLITICO released a leaked draft majority opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that would overrule Roe v. Wade (1973) and Planned Parenthood of Southern Pennsylvania...

Photo courtesy of Wizarding World.

‘Fantastic Beasts’ series proves to be unnecessary continuation of ‘Harry Potter’

Highlights April 28, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  As a long-time die-hard Harry Potter fan, I still go to every screening of the “Fantastic Beasts” movies. Unfortunately, I grow more disappointed with each movie’s...

Will Ferenc, Andrew Galen and Gregory Forston fixing a wiring issue.

Robotics wins imagery award at LA regional

Highlights April 8, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  On April 3, 2022, robotics won the imagery award at the Los Angeles regional in El Segundo.  Robotics won eight out of 13 matches. However, 11 of them were qualifiers...

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