By Zachary Milewicz Yesterday, Siemens announced this year’s semi-finalists of their annual competition “in math, science and technology for high school students.” Of the record number of almost 2,500 applicants, 491 students were declared semi-finalists, and one of those semi-finalists comes from our community! Byram Hills High School senior Alexandra Brocato was recognized for her project titled Illuminating non-neuromuscular phenotypes and their temporal trajectory in Spinal … Continue reading BHHS Student Alexandra Brocato Recognized as a Semi-Finalist in the 2017 Siemens Competition
By Ben Gordon On Friday, September 29th, Sebastien Bellin captured the hearts of many as he spoke in the BHHS auditorium about his survival of the terrorist attacks at Brussels Airport in Belgium. On March 22, 2016, Bellin’s life was changed forever. He was born in Brazil and had two brothers along with two step-brothers. Sebastien was a “third culture kid,” meaning he was a … Continue reading “This is not the easiest story, it is a nightmare”; Sebastien Bellin, a Brussels bombing survivor.
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 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 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
By Rachel Ackerman Over the past few weeks you may have noticed a greater amount of hustle and bustle around room 114, which is home to Byram Hills’ Authentic Science Research Program (commonly referred to by students as ASR). This is because the ASR Symposium will be held at the high school in exactly one week – on Wednesday, June 7th. The Symposium is a student-run … Continue reading An Upcoming Event at Byram Hills: The Authentic Science Research Symposium