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JROTC 2nd Semester

Destyne Jackson
February 17, 2015

The JROTC program at Boca Ciega is one of the best in the district, indicated by the gold star worn above the name tag on the uniform. JROTC consists of drill and Physical Training (PT). Most sophomores are given a squad of 4-5 people, and as a squad leader, it is their job to teach their given squad... Read more »

Attention Seniors!

Morgan Rickey, Writer
February 10, 2015

With the stress of the year heavy on the mind, it is easy to forget the fun things about being a senior. Many activities are quickly approaching and graduation is only months away. Ms. Darbois and the senior class officers are hard at work creating a great second semester for Boca Ciega seniors. The... Read more »

Go Pirates!

February 6, 2015

Boca Ciega has been looking for a new mascot! It’s quite exciting for those with immense school spirit. A few weeks ago applications were handed out with qualifications to become Bogie’s new mascot. There have been a number of applicants. They must all be eager to know whether or not they’ve... Read more »

New Assistant Principal Joins Medical Magnet

Helena Morrow
October 2, 2014

Mr. James Joyer of Boca Ciega High School has recently accepted a job as the principal of Tarpon Springs High, leaving his post as the assistant principal of the medical magnet program open to a worthy successor. Mrs. Deborah Fabrizio is by no means inexperienced and is well suited to taking Mr. Joyer’s... Read more »

2 AP’S you have to meet

Tabria Smith
October 2, 2014

It’s the first week of school, things are hectic and a lot has changed. Teachers have left and new teachers have arrived, the same goes for the assistant principals. Mr. Joyer and Ms. Davis might have left, but we as a school gained two more outstanding Assistant Principals. Their names are Derrik... Read more »


September 30, 2014

As you all know homecoming is soon. Homecoming will be held on the last week of October. The dates for the “sprit week” are 27th-31st; on Halloween (Oct. 31st) we have a football game against Tarpon Springs High School. The homecoming dance is on November 1st. The information on the themes for spirit... Read more »

Do sleepy teens need later school start times? Pediatricians say yes

Deborah Netburn (MCT Story)
September 30, 2014

By Deborah Netburn Los Angeles Times (MCT) If you thought trying to get a groggy teenager out of bed in time for school each morning was your own private struggle, you thought wrong. The American Academy of Pediatrics declared the chronic sleepiness of our nation’s teenagers a public health issue... Read more »

Freshman Experience

Troy Bielicki, Writer / Contributer
September 30, 2014

The pungent smell of ranch dressing greeted me as I entered Mrs. Dias’ room on a particularly stormy Monday afternoon. I had some questions about the new freshmen, and between bites of Caesar salad, she was happy to oblige. It’s a new school year at Boca Ciega, and with it, we welcome hundreds of... Read more »

Students close the school year with ‘Fundamental Fun Day’

Decker Lavely, Writer
May 23, 2014

The 2014 school year is quickly coming to a close, and what’s a better way to end it than a fundamental fun day? For the past couple of years our school has been having an annual fundamental fun day. This event gives students a chance to go into the gym and hang out with their friends. The fundamental... Read more »

School Drama Club become “Fools”

Decker Lavely, Writer
May 15, 2014

The drama club will be showing off their creative, fun and quirky sides during their own production of the play “Fools”. This play is for all ages, it’s full of fun and hysterical comedy. The students will be performing the play at Boca Ciega High School on May 15, 16 and 17.   The... Read more »