• No-Kill Animal Shelters in Colorado
    News, Student Life

    No-Kill Animal Shelters in Colorado

    Onnaizea Shields, Student Writer

    February 28, 2017

    When dogs and cats are rescued and taken to an animal shelter, some of them take longer than others to be adopted. In some shelters, after a certain amount of time, they have a policy to put the animals down, if a loving home has not been found.  The main reason for this policy...

    Rescued Dog, Trina

    Onnaizea Shields

  • How safe are we?
    News, Student Life

    How safe are we?

    Mallery Seber and Christian Matthews

    February 23, 2017

    Roy J Wasson Academic Campus checks the school identification (ID) of every student that comes into the building. It is a requirement for students to have an ID.  This has been the Campus security policy since the first year of all the combined schools located at the Campus,...

    Security Guard Matt Kortney with students Christian Matthews and Kiefer Sargent.

    Mallery Seber

  • Advantages of Online School
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    Advantages of Online School

    Danelle Martinez

    February 23, 2017

    Online school will help students succeed  in attaining credits, depending on the student and how they like to work. This method of learning comes with a lot of advantages. Doing online school gives a lot of opportunities of different courses and programs. It can be easier ...

    Danelle Martinez

  • Global Warriors
    News

    Global Warriors

    Autumn McCoy, Staff Writer

    February 14, 2017

    Although some people try to deny it, global warming is becoming a major problem in the world. Global warming is when greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide and methane are absorbed into the atmosphere at an excessive rate.  This is increasing global temperatures, which in...

  • Potential Bijou Graduates: On the Road to Success
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    Potential Bijou Graduates: On the Road to Success

    Skylar Owens-Hailey, Staff Writer

    December 20, 2016

    On November 18, 2016, The Bijou School held a senior lunch for potential 2017 graduates.  Parents of the potential graduates were present.  Information about graduation was shared.   Parents and students were able to ask question. At the lunch, Joe Adducci  informed the...

    Bijou Students at Potential Graduate Lunch

    Isaac Wilson

  • Pothole Perspectives

    Pothole Perspectives

    Ethan Jasso, Staff Writer

    December 12, 2016

    What was the worst pothole ever seen? Jackie Jasso, parent of a Bijou student, said "It was big enough to fit a regular car tire within it." What is being done about the pothole problem in Colorado Springs? Some people said yes they try or no their just an annoyance. The...

Quarter 2 Assembly and Incentive

Keegan Henderson, Autumn McCoy, and Mikayla Wilson announce award recipients at the Qtr 2 Assembly.

Quarter 2 Assembly and Incentive

Skylar owens-hailey, Staff writter

On January 27th , 2017, a Bijou School Quarter 2 Awards assembly was held in the large auditorium of the RJ Wasson Academic Campus. This assembly honored students who achieved all their credits for the se...

February 23No Comments

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Chynna Kendrick, staff writer

Drugs are a big problem in Colorado schools and many schools around the Nation. Many teens have participated in drug use, even during school hours. Teen drug abuse is a growing problem in Colorado that...

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