BSGE Team Comes Third in Pi5 Math Competition

On Saturday, May 7th, 20 students from the BSGE Middle School Math Club went to compete in the New York Pi5 Math Competition, led by Mr. Mehan. The competition is a publicly held event open to students from grades 6 through 8 in any of the 5 boroughs. This year, the competition was held at…

Lead in BSGE’s Pipes?

After some routine water quality testing, BSGE has recently found a hint of lead in the water pipes of the school. The lead was only found in second floor pipes, and has been specifically located in the water fountain in the yoga room. “We had some guys come and run some tests and figure out…

67% of Eighth Graders Leaving BSGE

This year, two-thirds of the eighth graders in BSGE will be leaving for other high schools. Since October, more than 20,000 eighth grade students from all over the city were anxiously waiting to hear if they had gained admission into 1 of the 9 glorified specialized high schools in New York City either through a performing arts…

The Geography Bee at BSGE!

On January 26th, 64 students in BSGE attended the preliminary round of the school geography bee. 11 eighth and 53 seventh graders competed in 7 rounds of assigned questions aloud until there were 10 finalists, who would attend the school finals. The school finalists were determined through those who received 7/7 questions correct on the preliminary…

The Buzz: What is your New Year’s resolution?

“…to visualize and expect the best results from everything I am entertained to do.” -Mrs. Nikkolos “…to get more organized because my locker and work space is messy.” -Megan Gupta-She ’21