Prom Top Five

Jasmine Mungai, Features Editor

April 25, 2017

Top Five Eats Chimes Bonefish Grill Zea Rotisserie & Grill Ichiban Roux 61 Top Five Shop Dillard’s PromGirl Macy’s Men’s Wearhouse JCPenney ...

Youth Legislature lets teens get involved

Revathi Menon, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

The BRHS Youth and Government Club got a chance to get involved with Louisiana politics at the Youth and Legislature conference on February 16 to 18. Youth and Legislature is a mock legislative conference that allows students...

The classics get classy at JCL convention

Sarah Procopio, Opinion Editor

April 13, 2017

The Junior Classics League Club (JCL) returned from the Louisiana JCL convention coming away with second place overall in school sweepstakes. The annual convention was held March 10-12 at a Holiday Inn in Baton Rouge and brings...

Students dance the night away at Sadie’s

Brittany Lee-Tillery, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

Students let loose for a night of fun at the Sadie Hawkins dance on March 24 in the school’s cafeteria. Sadie Hawkins is a traditional dance where girls ask boys. The girls got creative and came up with elaborate ways to...

NHS sends support during Syrian refugee crisis

Jack Dean, News Editor

April 13, 2017

The NHS Club sold concessions in the courtyard on March 16 and 18 in support of Syrian Refugees. Concessions and snacks were sold for one dollar on both days after school. All funds were donated to causes that directly aid...

Spirit Day

A'Kayla Thomas, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017

The senior class put on the annual spirit show on the morning of March 24. The show was themed “The Golden Bones” after “The Golden Globes”. The show was led by senior class President Loveis Jackson and the leadership...

Procopio wins Senate Youth scholarship, visits DC politicians

Darla Shaler, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017

A BRHS student was chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience to attend a week with the country’s best politicians in Washington D.C. EBR Student of the Year Sarah Procopio was selected to be in the United States Senate Youth...

Awards capture attention in February

D'Jaiya Robins, Sports Editor

March 17, 2017

The month of February was filled with major award shows. The first big show was the 59th Grammy award show on February 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The Grammy’s had a lot of political statements...

BRHS Orchestra raises funds to prepare for trip to New York City

Ariana Allison, Diversity Editor

March 17, 2017

The BRHS orchestra will be performing at Carnegie Hall in New York City on April 15. They will be performing as part of the National Band and Orchestra Festival. Orchestra students have been working hard all year to raise money...

BRHS leads in education, La. falls behind

Jeanne Smith, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017

Baton Rouge High is known for its outstanding performance in education, but we can’t say the same for our state of Louisiana. According to the Department of Education, Louisiana has a D+ in public education performance. In...

Design, Drafting team wins state drafting competition, advances to national level

Rachel Pitcher, Online Editor

March 17, 2017

BRHS Design & Drafting students won the 2016-2017 Real World Design Challenge Governor’s Challenge for the state of Louisiana. The team consists of seven students: seniors Jack Thibodeaux, Dylan Crump, and Kristofer Luviano-Alfaro;...

Future film producer accepted to Boston University

Jaye Landry, Editor in Chief

March 17, 2017

A California native, senior Alyssa Kelliher was accepted Tuesday, December 13th to Boston University, where she will study Film Production. Kelliher grew to love film and cinematography during the countless hours she spent...