The student news site of Bak Middle School of the Arts

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The student news site of Bak Middle School of the Arts

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The student news site of Bak Middle School of the Arts

Portfolio

Arming teachers in classrooms
Kate Wagner, Assistant Editor-in-Chief • May 22, 2019

A student goes to school to get an education, not to worry if they will make it out alive by the end of the day. Since the beginning of the year,...

General Elections
General Elections
Kate Wagner, Assistant Editor-in-Chief • October 16, 2018
DIY Martha Stewart Marbled Eggs
DIY Martha Stewart Marbled Eggs
Sandra Nemes, Entertainment Editor • April 10, 2018

Items Needed: hardboiled eggs, mixing bowls, vinegar, food coloring, measuring spoons, olive oil, fork, paper towels. Step 1) In a mixing...

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Advanced radio teaches students diverse skills
Advanced radio teaches students diverse skills
Mariana Colom, Arts and Academics Editor • October 16, 2018
Speech and debate team recognized for national award
Speech and debate team recognized for national award
Samantha White, Business Editor • October 16, 2018
“This Is Where It Ends” pulls its readers right into the action as events follow over the course of 54 minutes. The book was published in Jan. 5, 2016.
This Is The End proves to be a chilling emotional book with a fast paced plot
Raquel Korff, Features Editor • May 29, 2018
Lauren Goepfert, social studies teacher, poses with award for excellence in teaching. The James Madison Scholarship award entitled Goepfert a scholarship to get her masters. “I enjoy sharing what I love with my students and hoping they learn from it to change our future. Teaching history is a story about real people in extraordinary situations,” Goepfert said.
Social studies teacher wins teaching award
Reese Gallagher, Photo Editor • May 29, 2018
New technology allows people to spend their vacation in orbit
New technology allows people to spend their vacation in orbit
Kamna Nair, Technology Editor • October 16, 2018

Imagine flying into space over summer, experiencing zero-gravity and growing food while orbiting around Earth. In 2022, these dreams will...

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Sixth to eighth grade transfer
Sixth to eighth grade transfer
Luke Cristantiello, News Editor • October 16, 2018

When students first arrived at Bak in sixth grade, their beliefs and privileges were different from their seventh and eighth grade years. Their...

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Parent Teacher Organization benefits Bak MSOA in many different ways
Parent Teacher Organization benefits Bak MSOA in many different ways
Bella Velez, Co-Editor in Chief • May 18, 2018

Parent-Teacher Organization, more commonly known as the PTO, is a group at Bak MSOA that helps the school. Throughout the year, PTO gathered...

Award ceremonies should be provided for all grades
Miles Wang, Assistant Editor in Chief • May 17, 2018
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PHOTOS: Baks Green Team reinvigorates beautification efforts
PHOTOS: Bak's Green Team reinvigorates beautification efforts
February 26, 2019
Fletch’s fall festival brings clubs together
Fletch’s fall festival brings clubs together
Sofia Hennessey-Correa, Photo Editor • November 15, 2018
Inspired by Eliana Gerard’s talent, the dance majors mimic her movements. The students were taught to move freely and live everyday as a dancer. Hayden Pontius, seventh grade dance major, said, “This was the most fun class I have had in a long time. Eliana was so inspiring and talented.”
Former student Eliana Girard inspires Bak dancers
Samantha White, Arts and Academics Editor • May 18, 2018
The Step Team performs a routine for the talent show. The event was held on May 11, and included other performances by the cheer team, singers, and more.
Students perform at curtain calls talent show
Miles Wang, Assistant Editor in Chief • May 18, 2018