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2020: A Year In Review

Students rock the house at Winter Ball in January! Photo: Colby Skoglund
Rebecca Cunningham, Staff Writer December 31, 2020

2020, what a year! At BHS, 2020 started in a typical fashion with new energy from well-rested teenagers and teachers. Quickly the year ventured off the beaten path. All traditional high school classes...

Video: BHS students and teachers return to in-person learning at Edmunds

Rebecca Cunningham, Staff Writer November 24, 2020

In March, the COVID-19 pandemic forced Burlington High School (BHS) students and teachers to learn remotely. In September, PCBs caused the building to remain closed. Today and yesterday, BHS returned to...

BHS freshmen reflect on their unique high school introduction

BHS freshmen listen to assistant principle Herbert Perez during freshmen orientation // Photo: Colby Skoglund
Rebecca Cunningham, Staff Writer November 24, 2020

On Thursday, September 3, the Class of 2024 arrived at Burlington High School (BHS), ready to begin their high school journey. From the bleachers, they listened to introductions and then proceeded to follow...

Burlington High School programs and classes reconvene in person

Jory Hearst's Journalism 1 class works on their articles in small groups outside BHS
Photo: Jory Hearst
Rebecca Cunningham, Staff writer November 5, 2020

While most students’ bedrooms now double as their classrooms, Burlington Technical Center (BTC), a class of English Learning (EL) students, and Intensive Special Needs (ISN), have found alternative...

Ace: A mascot who takes his job seriously

Ace tours Burlington spreading school spirit!
Rebecca Cunningham September 28, 2020

Ace the Seahorse, Burlington High School’s mascot, faced a new challenge when schools closed in March: lack of school spirit. Ace knew the detrimental long-term health effects from which students with...

Restaurant Review: Sherpa Kitchen

Photo: Rebecca Cunningham // Sherpa Kitchen Storefront on 119 College Street, Burlington, VT
Rebecca Cunningham April 15, 2020

On a sparkling snow day last winter, a friend and I skied down the Burlington Bike Path and upon arriving at Echo, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain continued up the hill to stop at Sherpa Kitchen, a Himalayan...

Keeping distance: Seahorses navigate the first weeks of remote learning 

Keeping distance: Seahorses navigate the first weeks of remote learning 
Rebecca Cunningham March 31, 2020

On Sunday, March 15th, Governor Phil Scott ordered all school-related activities canceled by March 17th. Since his press release more than two weeks ago, Burlington High School (BHS) students and faculty...

BHS writers, directors, and performers ready for the annual One Act Festival

Students Mari Davis and Seth Harte rehearse for their show.
Rebecca Cunningham February 18, 2020

Wander into the busy auditorium a week before the One Act Festival takes center stage at Burlington High School (BHS) and one finds clumps of students furiously practicing lines, running scenes, and cramming...

How to Vote in 2020

How to Vote in 2020
Rebecca Cunningham February 12, 2020

Town Meeting Day: Tuesday, March 3. Polls open at 7 am, close at 7 pm.   ATTENTION: Students age 17 are allowed to vote in the primary as long as they turn 18 before the general election...

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