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Luke Alessi

Luke Alessi

Julia Lindo

May 3, 2019


Filed under Alumni Spotlights, Features, News, Showcase

Luke Alessi graduated from Belfast Central School in 2005. He attended the Rochester Institute of Technology. There, he majored in New Media. According to the Rochester Institute of Technology, this major gives students the ability to “…explore the many aspects of digital design, giving you the ...

Freddie Molecury Wins

Freddie Molecury Wins

Julia Lindo

April 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

This year’s annual Mole Project was hosted on March 14 by Mrs. Flanagan. The participants were Sarah Lindo, Elisa Houser, Hailie Mitchell, Ethan Treusdell, Carter Guilford, and Kennedy Male. Elisa Houser’s mole was a somewhat accurate depiction of rockstar David Bowie: however, to incorporate...

BCS Welcomes New Social Worker

BCS Welcomes New Social Worker

Sarah Lindo

March 22, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

Belfast Central School has welcomed a new staff member this year!  Her contribution to our school is very beneficial to BCS students. Sarah Beck is Belfast’s new Social Worker. At BCS on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, Ms. Beck’s job is to assist students by discussing their struggles, listening...

The Marigold

The Marigold

Julia Lindo

March 14, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

I am an Aries, meaning I’m supposed to be driven, curious, and passionate. I have lived and breathed this horoscope. Mentally, I’m anchored. Obdurate and independent. I am driven and passionate to live life with no regrets. Emotionally, I’m prevailing, able to endure the blessings and cruelties...

Virgil and the City Slickers to Take the Stage

Virgil and the City Slickers to Take the Stage

Elisa Houser

March 13, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

On March 29th and 30th at 7:00, come see Virgil & the City Slickers! There will be a Senior Citizens Showing on Thursday, March 28th at 1:00. Admission is by donation. The cast has worked hard to put on this truly fun show about family drama, practical jokes gone wrong, and giant tomatoes. ...

MasterMinds

MasterMinds

Stephen Struckmann and Ms. Preston

March 8, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

MasterMinds is a quiz game show in which participants answer scholarly questions in the areas of math, science, history or geography. The BCS roster consists of Christian Lingenfelter, Christian Lopez, Hunter Lincoln, Aidan Heaney, and Stephen Struckmann. Schools in the area that compete include Fillmore...

Fitness Room Upgraded

Fitness Room Upgraded

Julia Lindo

March 8, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

This year, Belfast Central School renovated the current weight room. What was the old weight room is now the superintendents office, and what was the elementary computer lab is now the current weight room. In addition, new and updated equipment were added, which includes a bench press, dumbbells, Expresso...

BCS Welcomes Mr. Olsen

BCS Welcomes Mr. Olsen

Aidan Heaney

March 7, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

The BCS Music Department is proud to welcome Christopher Olsen to our staff! Mr. Olsen was born in Georgia and lived in Michigan before he attended Houghton College. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education with a Voice Emphasis and a Master’s degree in Choral Conducting, both from Houghton....

The Meaning of Life

The Meaning of Life

Ashley Estabrook

June 5, 2018


Filed under Features

What is the meaning of life? Everybody has a different answer based on their life experiences and what has influenced them. As a way to close out the year with something to make you think over the summer, I asked teenagers what the meaning of life is to them. These are their responses. Happiness...

Guess Who?

Guess Who?

March 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

This is one of BCS’s faculty/staff.  Submit your guess in the comments, and the answer will be revealed in the next issue! Last Issue:  Mrs. LaGreca and Mrs. Atherton

Guess Who?

Guess Who?

March 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

This is one of BCS’s faculty/staff.  Submit your guess in the comments, and the answer will be revealed in the next issue! Last Issue:  Mrs. LaGreca and Mrs. Atherton

Michael Vienna

Michael Vienna

Adam Enders

March 16, 2018


Filed under Alumni Spotlights, Showcase

A 1976 Belfast Central School graduate, Dr. Michael Vienna currently works as the Director of Athletics at Emory University. Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Emory University is a Division III private school. The university is the second oldest in the state of Georgia and among the fifty oldest in the U...

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