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 … Continue reading BSGE Team Comes Third in Pi5 Math Competition
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 … Continue reading Lead in BSGE’s Pipes?
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 … Continue reading 67% of Eighth Graders Leaving 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 … Continue reading The Geography Bee at BSGE!
"...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 "...to exercise more and to lose weight." -Marius Tanase '21 "...to be a better person in general." -Angelica Benares '16 "...to get into college!" … Continue reading The Buzz: What is your New Year’s resolution?
Students, parents, faculty and alumni gathered in the cafeteria for the school’s first open house for current BSGE 7th and 8th graders on November 10th. That evening, teachers and alumni from the school spoke to 7th and 8th grade students and their families about the school, the IB program, and why they should consider staying at BSGE … Continue reading Open House for Current 7th and 8th Graders