Students vs. SAT/ACT

For many students, one of the biggest goals in their high school career is to receive a decent score on their SAT or ACT. Although people have different definitions of what is considered adequate, BSGE students have standards set fairly high. Along with diploma grades and extracurriculars, the score on these standardized tests weigh heavily … Continue reading Students vs. SAT/ACT

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BSGE 2015 Graduates’ College Destinations

Laura Agosto will attend Baruch College. Alyssa Alvarado will attend Hunter College. Nicholas Anastasio will attend University at Buffalo. Mariana Arias will attend Queens College. The Dream US Scholarship recipient. Sumbul Baig will attend Long Island University’s Pharmd Program. Merit Award recipient. Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan’s Lamp of Learning Award for Community Leadership and Academic Merit … Continue reading BSGE 2015 Graduates’ College Destinations

Editorial: Students Preparing for College; too Busy to Prepare for Life

Throughout this school year college applications have loomed ominously over our heads. We Juniors are told we need to start thinking about how appealing we will be to colleges which means not only worrying about our grades and our SAT scores but also partaking in extracurricular activities (for CAS hours). One scenario we are presented … Continue reading Editorial: Students Preparing for College; too Busy to Prepare for Life

Know Before You Judge: BSGE’s College Acceptance Board

Each year the very same process occurs beginning in January and ending in late June when passerby hover around the blue bulletin board that inhabits the lobby. The list of seniors and their accompanying college acceptances, paired with the amount of financial aid they received from each university are stapled on the wall so that … Continue reading Know Before You Judge: BSGE’s College Acceptance Board