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Officer Difranco says farewell to BHS after 11 years as SRO

Brian Difranco has been a school resource officer in Burlington schools for the last decade. | Photo: Alexandre Silberman/Register
Henry Sheeser June 11, 2018

With Burlington High School (BHS) graduation just around the corner, the school is ready to say some difficult farewells. Among the most difficult will be saying goodbye to Officer Brian Difranco, the...

OP-ED: Why does BHS want to get rid of senior year?

Chart showing the teacher positions and classes that have been cut in the last four years.
Lucy Govoni May 24, 2018

With senior year comes newfound freedom, fun traditions, and the everpresent excitement of graduation. In addition to these exciting aspects of being in 12th grade, there is one thing that most students...

Faculty Recall Graduation Traditions, Memories

The Burlington High School class of 2017 will graduate on Friday, June 16 at 10 a.m.
Lucy Govoni June 15, 2017

Every High School in America is starting its preparation for graduation. Robes are being bought, speakers are preparing their speeches, and seniors are awaiting the day their achievements are recognized...

Last Words: Senior Editor Alexandre Silberman Signs Off

Alexandre Silberman at the press briefing room for the U.S. House of Representatives during a tour of the Capitol Building at the 2016 Al Neuharth and Free Spirit Journalism Conference. | Photo: Courtesy Newseum Institute
June 12, 2017

This is the end. After hours of school board meetings, interviews, research and tens of thousands of words later, my high school journalism career has come to an end. It’s been a wild ride. Each story...

Student Hopes to Remove GPA Based Graduation Sashes

Senior Maddie Khamnei thinks GPA based graduation sashes divide students. She has proposed to administration the idea of having all students wear the same color sash. | Photo: Jake Bucci/Register
Theo Davis April 18, 2017

Senior Maddie Khamnei feels that graduation sashes divide students. BHS uses the Latin system of designation, where students wear (or don’t wear) a sash which represents their cumulative GPA over the...

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