The BHS Beat

In-state college deadlines and requirements

In-state college deadlines and requirements

November 13, 2018

Transitioning from fall to winter is a stressful time for seniors. College applications have to be completed. This includes essays, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and various other possible requir...

A Battlefield student, but cooler

A Battlefield student, but cooler

October 9, 2018

Julia Hyde plays a big role here at Battlefield High School despite being only a junior. She is the Theatre President and SCA Secretary, and is also in the National Honor Society (NHS), National English...

BHS students reading to dogs

BHS students reading to dogs

October 9, 2018

The Fauquier Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, or Fauquier SPCA, is running a joint program with the Battlefield Humane Society and English Honor Society that allows Bobcats to voluntee...

People are bored with the College Board

People are bored with the College Board

September 20, 2018

On August 27th, 2018, thousands of students across the country showed up at testing locations to take the SAT, a formal college-preparedness test run by College Board. But some of the students taking the...

The Endangered Species Club

The Endangered Species Club

September 20, 2018

In recent years, a focus on the environmental concerns that the Earth is currently facing has shifted closer to the forefront of the public eye. This includes many issues such as climate change and the ...

Impact of electronics in schools

Impact of electronics in schools

September 20, 2018

As the new school year begins, technology seems to be playing a bigger role in schools than ever before. It seems that electronics have now become essential to a student’s success in school and teachers ...

Cults or just cool people?

Cults or just cool people?

September 20, 2018

High school is different for everybody. Although most students walk through the same doors, rides the same buses, and eat in the same cafeterias, the experience of grades nine through twelve is never th...

A farewell to college students

A farewell to college students

September 20, 2018

When August rolls around it is not only time to go back to school and work, but a goodbye to all the college students. This is a traumatic time for parents and siblings who are left at home feeling an...

Battlefield graduate making it big in Hollywood

Battlefield graduate making it big in Hollywood

September 20, 2018

Battlefield has been open since 2004, and since then, over 35,000 students have walked through the halls of 15000 Graduation Drive. Out of those 35,000 people, Battlefield has graduated many successful s...

Food and friends at BHS

Food and friends at BHS

September 20, 2018

S.A.L.C., or Student Activities Leadership Course at Battlefield, has a large amount of projects in mind to work on throughout the school year. Most, if not all, of these projects directly impact the sc...

New highest math class offered at Battlefield

New highest math class offered at Battlefield

September 20, 2018

Up until this year the highest math course offered at Battlefield was Calculus BC, but now there is a new top dog in town: Multivariable Calculus. Only seven students are qualified to take the course in...

Parking off campus

Parking off campus

May 7, 2018

Battlefield High School’s student population is increasing more and more each year. As a result, Battlefield’s student parking lot has lost the capability to serve all of the students who drive to sc...

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