The BACC Rag

The Official "Buzz" of the Baccalaureate School for Global Education

Fidget Spinners: Why They’re So Popular and What People Actually Think About Them

What comes to mind when you think of fidget spinners? To the students of BSGE, they bring on mixed opinions. Approximately 66 students were surveyed for their opinions on the … Continue reading

December 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Teacher of the Month: Mrs. Klidonas

Where did you grow up? I was born in New York and lived here for 10 years. I moved back to Greece with my family and stayed in Greece until … Continue reading

December 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Absence of the PSAT for the Tenth Grade

Every year, the PSATs (NMSQT) are administered to students in the tenth and eleventh grade. They are meant to give students the chance to understand the content of the SATs, … Continue reading

December 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Overbooked Seventh Grade Schedules?

In the first year of their BSGE career, many seventh graders are ecstatic about having such a large variety of clubs to join. However, this results in a large problem–many … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Eczema: Not Just A Punch Line

October was Eczema Awareness Month, and as someone who has continuously struggled with it since birth, I have been quite literally itching to talk about it.  Skin issues run in … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

BSGE Blackout!

Friday the 13th. A day full of paranoia and caution for some, but a day of anticipation and giddiness for others. BSGE Blackout—which was on October 13th, if you NEVER … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

What is the SHSAT?

On Saturday and Sunday, October 21 to 22, New York received a blast of beautiful weather, perhaps the last before winter set in. While people all over the city were … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment