• 2018 Bijou Graduation Ceremony
    The Bijou School

    2018 Bijou Graduation Ceremony

    Lexy Schilowsky, Editor

    May 30, 2018

    At the Roy. J Wasson Academic Campus on Friday, May 25th, 2018,The Bijou School held their 2018 graduation ceremony in the large auditorium. The class of 2018, consisted of 43 student graduates. During the opening, Bijou's Principal, Ms. Kathryn Presnal, welcomed the 2018 graduates,...

    2018 Graduates

    Alexis Schilowsky

  • Recycling Initiative at Bijou
    Student Life, The Bijou School

    Recycling Initiative at Bijou

    Jaedon Carlson, Staff Writer

    May 29, 2018

    The Bijou Recycling Initiative was started October 2017, with the goal of reducing waste materials, especially plastic bottles,  and expanding the green process of recycling. Renee Cockrell, the Leadership Team Teacher, showed a film on recycling to the Leadership Team and discovered...

    Bijou Leadership Team collecting recycling.

    Alexis Schilowsky

  • FCCLA Competition
    Career Pathways

    FCCLA Competition

    Autumn McCoy, Senior Editor

    May 22, 2018

    April 5th through April 7th, Odessey Early College and Career Options' Teachers, Andrea Aragon and Andrea Friesema, took 11 students  to Denver,Colorado to compete in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America's (FCCLA) State Leadership Conference.  The students that atten...

    FCCLA club members posing for a picture pre-conference.

    Andrea Aragon

  • Teens, Phones, and Focus
    Schools, Student Life

    Teens, Phones, and Focus

    Chauncey Humphrey, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2018

    At the Roy J. Wasson Campus most, if not everybody, has a cellphone. On their cellphones people usually have a favorite app. According to Trystan Harris, a former Google Product Manager, most people who have a phone are addicted to them. Computer Engineers who design apps for...

    Lexi Schilowsky checks her phone in the classroom.

  • Juniors Graduating Early
    Student Life, Success Zone

    Juniors Graduating Early

    Autumn McCoy

    May 21, 2018

    The Bijou School, home of the successful, had their first junior graduate in 2017, Jaedon Chavarria.  In  2018, there are two juniors graduating early, Rochelle Alfieri and Shailynn Robbins-McGowan.  This is possible because of the block quarter schedule adopted to align the...

    2017 Bijou Graduates

  • Library Maker Space
    Student Life

    Library Maker Space

    Michael Baughman and Allyssa Longest

    May 21, 2018

    In the Roy J. Wasson Academic Campus Media Center, a table known as the Maker Space has been reserved for students to come in and create.  Several projects are available like clocks made out of old CDs and vinyl records and friendship bracelets.  Duct tape is available to make...

  • End Of Year Barbecue: What You Need To Know
    News, Student Life, The Bijou School

    End Of Year Barbecue: What You Need To Know

    River Atkinson, Staff Writer

    May 16, 2018

    Next Friday, May 18th, 2018 is Bijou's Leadership run End of Year Barbecue. . . these are a few things students should know about beforehand. READ MORE »»

    AJ Maxson, Lucas Wilson, and Nick Schwab selling tickets to throw pies at staff members

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