by Kelly V '12

Teacher of the Month: Ms Sonia Silva

Name: Sonia Silva
Subject: Living Environment
and Diploma
Grade(s): 8th and 12th

1) How many years
have you been teaching
at B.S.G.E.?
This is my third year

by Jolijt T '11

Teacher of the Month: Ms Juanita Kumar

This month Ms. Kumar was chosen as The BACC Rag’s teacher of the month. She teachs 9th grade english. Ms. Kumar was chosen because her enthusiastic style inspires students. Her witty remarks add charm and interest to every class she teaches.

How many years have you been teaching?

This is my 9th year.

Why did you become a teacher?

Because I loved liturature. I wanted to be able to do something where I would be using my degree and I thought that this would be the best way to do that.

Would you ever dye your hair completely pink?

by BACC Rag staff

Teacher of the Month: Ms. Elizabeth Olive

Elizabeth is working with Niki Singh as a student teacher. We chose her as this monthʼs teacher of the month because you canʼt not like Eliz­abeth. Even though sheʼs not an official teacher at BSGE she hasalready inspired the 8th graders she works with.

Full Name: Elizabeth Lithgow Olive Age: 24 Birthday: July 23 Zodiac Sign: Leo Hometown: New York City Ethnicity: Caucasian College: Harvard College

Favorites-Movie: “Waiting for Guffman” Food: Indian

T.V. Series: “The Office” Sport: Baseball / Basketball Team: Red Sox / Nets Season: Fall Day of the Week: Friday

If you had to place yourself into a stereotypical high school group(jocks, preppy, nerds) which one would it be?

Well, I graduated with only 24 in my class (and we were all girls), so Iʼd say we were really just one big group in high school. My classmates would probably have considered me somewhat of a jock since I spent