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6th Grade Thoughts

Xander Estrada, Contributor

May 8, 2019

The transition from elementary school to middle school is a big change. That's why the students at Benicia Middle School try to welcome the new sixth graders and make them feel as comfortable as possible. How was your first year...

Spring Break!

Tanna Kelly, Contributor

April 30, 2019

Spring break is a fun one week free from school: Some people spend it travleing, other staying home and watching Netflix. What did you do for spring break? "I did absolutely nothing. The only thing i did was watch TV or make f...

What does being in NJHS mean to you?

Tori Nguyen, Editor

April 25, 2019

NJHS or National Junior Honor Society is a select group of kids who have gotten a 3.75 GPA or above for three semesters straight. Every year in students' 4th semester there is an annual induction ceremony where parents can watch...

The Children Of War: Amnesty or Not?

Hailey Fox, Editor

February 8, 2019

When you think of war, what comes to mind? Grown adult men and women? But to some people, it is children. In some places of the world, such as Yemen there are children who are recruited to go into war with firearms that could be...

Should Child Soldiers Be Given Amnesty?

Hailey Fox, Editor

February 7, 2019

 According to Unicef.org, “Recently, in 25 countries, thousands of children under the age of 16 have fought in the war” (Children as soldiers)  and “In 1988 alone, they numbered as many as 200,000” (Children as sold...

We’re Trapped in here aren’t we?

Victoria Caine and Hailey Hartman

January 11, 2019

       My heels click against the contact of the concrete floor. I can hear the echo drift off into the distance like a boat sailing away to sea. My dress flows from the single gust of wind that found its way down into the...

The Principal’s Coffee Mug

Victoria Caine and  Natalia Patterson

January 8, 2019

      One more minute until the bell rings, I thought as my math teacher lectured the class on adding and subtracting fractions. I didn’t see why we needed to review what we learned in 4th grade as 7th graders, so I wasn’...

Holiday Plans

Zachary Olsson, Contributor

December 20, 2018

The holidays are an exciting time for most people and they have their on ways to spend them. Some like to stay home and relax, others like to do outdoor activities and others spend time with family. Evan Misas said he is going to ...

The Principal’s Coffee Mug

December 19, 2018

       One more minute until the bell rings, I thought as the lectured the class on adding and subtracting fractions. I don't see why we had to review what we learned in 4th grade as 7th graders, so I wasn't listening to the t...

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