By Kallie Hoffman The safety and welfare of Byram Hills students will always be our top priority, but if we can promote autonomy among the student population without compromising security, is that not a worthy pursuit? The school day is long and often hard, with an infinite amount of academic and social pressure. Students are often looking for a release, whether it be sports, theater, … Continue reading Should Byram Hills be an Open Campus?
By Alessandra Colella At Byram, so many opportunities and adventures are waiting for students. We have access to countless amounts of extracurriculars, AP courses, and athletics. Not only are these opportunities granted to us within our own little Armonk bubble, but students have been able to have opportunities to experience new things all across the world! After each school break, stories are told about exciting travels … Continue reading Byram Traveling the World
By Zoe Daniel Did you know that our school nurse, Mrs. Gallagher, works as an EMT and a firefighter in her free time, or that she used to work in a NYC hospital? Mrs. Gallagher is one of the friendliest and most-well liked people around Byram, and each day she works to keep Byram happy and healthy! What made you want to become a nurse, … Continue reading Nurse By Day, EMT By Night
By Lily Moss The annual Field Day at Wampus Elementary School is a day many Byram Hills students and teachers alike will never forget. It is a day of fun and excitement, where Wampus students enjoy relays, games, and competitive activities. The students are split into 3 teams based on who their teacher is. With summer approaching, students are able to enjoy the beautiful weather by … Continue reading Field Day at Wampus Elementary School
By Samantha Krevolin One of the many clubs at BHHS is the HYPE Club, which stands for Helping Young People Excel. This club is very special because it gives high school students opportunities to interact with and get to know people who have disabilities at special events throughout the school year. The club hosts four parties every year for local Westchester County organizations for people … Continue reading The HYPE Club
By Seth Morrison Finals are a big thing in high school. Some would even say that they are the culmination of each school year. The finals usually cause a lot of stress in the home stretch of the school year, but it is quite easy to get ahead of the curve. Since some freshmen may be unfamiliar with this system, they are hit hardest by … Continue reading Preparing for Finals 101
By Alexis Aberman Although students do not always have direct contact with their superintendents, Byram Hills’ superintendents do excellent jobs in maintaining the warm, successful, and high achieving academic atmosphere throughout the district. Early in this school year, Dr. Donohue, Byram’s current superintendent, announced that he would be retiring from Byram Hills School District. Community members were shocked to learn that Donohue, who has been committed … Continue reading Welcoming Our New Superintendent, Mrs. Lamia