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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 »

Mayor’s Showcase of Achievement

May 15, 2014

The Mayor’s Youth Showcase of Achievement is  one of the most popular showcases for all middle and high school teens. It’s free to apply and its $25,000 in cash and prizes with 10 different categories. Academic Achievement, Scholar Athlete, Citizen and Leadership, Fine Arts, Literary Arts,... Read more »

Students get in shape with EOC Bootcamp

Decker Lavely
April 10, 2014

 It is getting close to that time of year again…End of Course Exams! Teachers, especially biology, have been preparing their students all year for these tests to get the passing grades. But if you need extra help or study time in biology their is EOC Bootcamp!  EOC Bootcamp is a 3 hour session for... Read more »

FCAT Prep.

March 20, 2014

Reading FCAT is coming closer and closer for all students at Boca Ciega High School. I have interviewed Mr. Johnson who is the intensive reading teacher for all incoming freshmen. He has been a reading teacher for 2 years now and knows lots of strategies and great methods for all the students wanting... Read more »