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Tapping into Irish Dancing

February 6, 2017

Erin Malloy, class of '20, interviews a fellow Irish dancer who provides insight into the activity.

Uggs & leggings, worn by Amanda Meidl during the freezing days of December. Photo Cred: Erin Malloy

Winter fashion at Brookfield East: style or substance?

January 13, 2017

While supermodels on the runway show off flower hats and elaborate fur coats, what do people at Brookfield East wear during the cold winter season (besides...

Holiday Cookie Favorites

Holiday Cookie Favorites

January 3, 2017

  Classic Holiday Sugar Cookies: Preparation: Preheat oven to 375 Degrees   Ingredients: 1 Cup Butter or 2 sticks 1 Cup Powdered...

Musical cast weighs in on challenges

Navya Tarikere

November 11, 2016

Many of you may have heard of the musical, Guys and Dolls, that our fellow Spartans are putting together this year. The original piece was written by Frank Loesser, and the book was written by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. The play follows four main characters, Adelaide, Nathan, Sky, and Sarah. Adelaide and Nathan are a couple who’ve been engaged for 14 years, but are ye...

Spartan Union: Approaching challenges with excellence

Olivia Russo

November 11, 2016

One of the biggest challenges for the Spartan Union last year was the opening, which was much later than expected.  This year, the Union opened within the first 10 days of school.  Two new tasks the Union has undertaken this year are selling gift cards- in $5 increments- and offering delivery to first block classes.   In addition, the Spartan Union is working on finding one or two ...

#BEtbt: Mr. Crandall

DEFINITELY Mr. Crandall in his salad days...(or at the very least, the only picture he gave us)

Claire Hildebrand

April 14, 2016

Mr. Crandall teaches Computer Science at BEHS.  Q: Where did you go to high school? A:  Wauwatosa West High School Q: What were your favorite ...

Mr. Bramschreiber's favorite memories in high school involved participation in multiple sports.

#BEtbt: Mr. Bramschreiber

March 24, 2016

Mr. Bramschreiber teaches Social Studies at BEHS. Q: Where did you attend high school? I went to Ocanto Falls High School, which is about 20 minutes...

Mrs. Simek, a certified Zumba instructor, leads an hour long class for students and teachers every Monday in the choir room. Any Spartans new to Zumba or dancing are welcome.

Club Zumba heats up

March 23, 2016

Cue the music and the athletic wear: it’s time to do some Zumba! Zumba is the latest trend in aerobic fitness. Led by a choreographer, a group of peo...

Ink Bottle

Ink Bottle

Depali Bhalla

March 18, 2016

This art work features black gel pen. Bhalla started out with diamonds and let her creativity lead her the rest of the way.

#BEtbt: Mr. Schneidewent

Mr. Schneidewent participated in multiple activities in high school including  theater, newspaper, and student council.

Ana Agapitova

March 17, 2016

Mr. Schneidewent teaches English at BEHS. Question: Where did you go to High school? Answer: Oconomowoc high school Q: What was your favorite subje...

FIRST Robotics: Team 2202 gears up

Simran Khunger

March 15, 2016

Tournaments and Technology: many people thrive on them. Fortunately, FIRST’s Competitions combine them for a perfect blend of high-octane matches and gracious professionalism. Every year, FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) hosts many leagues: for elementary, middle, and high schools. Brookfield East and Brookfield Central High Schools ha...

And Now I Remember...

And Now I Remember…

March 11, 2016

The comic was created first through quick sketching, then a more detailed refining and finally was traced with permanent marker. It represents the realization...

by the students of Brookfield East High School