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When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

McKayla Cross, Writer October 17, 2019

When I grow up, I want to adopt a pit bull.  “What are you thinking?! Pit bulls are dangerous!” most would say. Well, you would be wrong. Pit bulls are actually one of the sweetest dogs breeds...

Dear Daisy:  New Advice Column

Dear Daisy: New Advice Column

Daisy, Writer October 16, 2019

Have you ever just wanted to cry—but no tears seem to want to come out? It just ends up being you staring blankly into space while you feel yourself getting exposed to every motion. Sometimes I like...

Writing the Future

Writing the Future

Adelaide Sullivan, Writer October 16, 2019

I was in my U.S. History course, watching a documentary on the Vietnam War. Our teacher had encouraged us to consider the question,“ Is war ever necessary?” I was a junior in high school and up...

Luke Alessi

Luke Alessi

Julia Lindo May 3, 2019

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...

Freddie Molecury Wins

Freddie Molecury Wins

Julia Lindo April 4, 2019

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...

BCS Welcomes New Social Worker

BCS Welcomes New Social Worker

Sarah Lindo March 22, 2019

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,...

The Marigold

The Marigold

Julia Lindo March 14, 2019

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...

Virgil and the City Slickers to Take the Stage

Virgil and the City Slickers to Take the Stage

Elisa Houser March 13, 2019

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...

MasterMinds

MasterMinds

Stephen Struckmann and Ms. Preston March 8, 2019

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,...

Fitness Room Upgraded

Fitness Room Upgraded

Julia Lindo March 8, 2019

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....

BCS Welcomes Mr. Olsen

BCS Welcomes Mr. Olsen

Aidan Heaney March 7, 2019

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...

The Meaning of Life

The Meaning of Life

Ashley Estabrook June 5, 2018

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,...

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