The BHS Beat

An inside look at Inside15000

Camille Owen

March 1, 2020

With the start of a new semester, the Battlefield Journalism program is changing the way they deliver news to the student body. From the relaunched website to the fresh magazine, the new program has something for everyone to enjoy. Senior Rylee Pledger is Editor-in-Chief of the Battlefield magazine, Inside1500. "I would describe the journalism program as beautiful chaos," says Pledger, "From the outside what we do seems k...

Students getting their phone taken away.
Photo courtesy of Google Images via Creative Commons.

Battlefield’s new phone restrictions

September 26, 2019

As the new school year is starting to kick in to gear, Battlefield is making big changes regarding phone use in the school. In late August, Mr. Fererra, the school principal, writes in an email sent out to ...

The Battlefield Girls Soccer Team in a group huddle before their game against Patriot. Photo by Bill Kamenjar via InsideNOVA.

Can more practice make athletes worse?

February 25, 2019

One of Battlefield’s claims-to-fame is their wildly successful high school sports teams, with a variety of both the boys and girls teams reaching the state level. Behind these teams, however, are the s...

A Rubik’s Cube Mosaic featuring Martin Luther King Jr.

Battlefield is making art one cube at a time

February 8, 2019

In 1974, a new type of puzzle was unveiled to the world and has challenged millions of people. The Rubik’s Cube, consisting of six sides made up of six different colors, has stumped almost everybody th...

A girl wearing a Christmas sweater.
Photo courtesy of Max Pixel via Creative Commons.

Battlefield is hype for the holidays

December 18, 2018

Every year as an event approaches the Bobcat community, students are provided a guideline for stimulating anticipation through a spirit week. Coming up, the Battlefield Student Council Association (SC...

Mrs. Henry’s Film Studies class watching The Sixth Sense.

Film Studies at Battlefield, what is it?

November 13, 2018

Film Studies is a brand new class that was introduced at Battlefield for the 2018-2019 school year. The class is taught by English teacher, Kristin Henry. The course looks at movies from different time p...

Lockers in the main hallway of Battlefield High School

The leftovers that we call lockers

November 13, 2018

As little kids, students grow up watching television shows and movies that highlight the typical high school experience. Productions such as High School Musical, Ned’s Declassified, and Victorious al...

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...

The effect of Advanced Placement classes

The effect of Advanced Placement classes

April 23, 2018

Every year around April, all students taking any Advanced Placement class begin to take the highly anticipated AP test. The AP test is very different from the SOL, SAT, and ACT. Depending on what clas...

DECA at Battlefield

DECA at Battlefield

April 4, 2018

The Distributive Education Clubs of America, also known as DECA, is an association of high school students and teachers around the world. This organization teaches students to become leaders and entrepren...

Spring softball preview

Spring softball preview

March 8, 2018

Battlefield’s Softball is coming off a successful season last year, finishing the regular season with fourteen wins and five losses. Softball won their overall series against Patriot, beating Battle...

Urban Dance Club takes Battlefield by storm

Urban Dance Club takes Battlefield by storm

January 12, 2018

Last year the students of Battlefield High School had the weekly announcement of, “come out to the Urban Dance club!” beaten into our heads before the club made it’s pep rally debut. During their f...

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