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Forensics nears end of strong season

Margaret Slavinsky

March 8, 2016

The BEHS forensics team continues succeed as its season closes. Placing 2nd for medium team schools at their last meet, the forensics team hopes to receive 1st at their meet this Saturday at West Bend West. Their last meet before CFL Qualifiers will be to Appleton North High School. Throughout these competitions and the season, certain "forensicators"  have gotten high enough scores ...

Happiness Is…

Happiness Is...

Emma Barbian

March 4, 2016

A simple graphite sketch, this drawing invites the viewer to discover their own answer to what Happiness Is.

#BEtbt: Mrs. Kosmider

#BEtbt: Mrs. Kosmider

Margaret Slavinsky

March 3, 2016

Mrs. Kosmider teaches French at BEHS. Q: Where did you go to high school? A: Pius XI Q: How was high school different/what is the most different? A: High sc...

Making Brookfield East S.A.F.E.

Brenna Verhayen

March 1, 2016

S.A.F.E. club is one of the many clubs here at Brookfield East. “Anyone can be in S.A.F.E. club” says co-president Lani Moesch. S.A.F.E. stands for "Social Advocate For Equality" and is dedicated to making the B’East social atmosphere more tolerant of other people’s differences. The meetings for this club occur in room 204 once a month. During the meetings, club...

The Power Within

The Power Within

Megan Daniels

February 26, 2016

When asked about her artwork, freshman Megan Daniels said she "used a graphite pencil to lay out the main points of the drawing." She then "used different...

#BEtbt: Mr. Loughney

Mr. Loughneys highschool yearbook photo

Claire Hildebrand

February 25, 2016

Mr. Loughney is the band director at BEHS. Q: Where did you go to high school? A: I went to high school at New Berlin Eisenhower. Q: What was that like? ...

Untitled Ink Drawing

Untitled Ink Drawing

Deepali Bhalla

February 12, 2016

Artwork by BEHS junior Deepali Bhalla

#BEtbt: Mr. Ortman

Mark's best guess of what Mr. Ortman looked like in high school

Mark Maier

January 14, 2016

Mr. Ortman is an English teacher at BEHS. When the Spartan Banner talked to Mr. Ortman about his time in high school, it didn’t begin conventionally...

#BEtbt: Mrs. Simek

Mrs. Simek's high school photo

Elizabeth Goblirsch

January 7, 2016

Mrs. Simek teaches science at BEHS. Q: So where did you go to high school? A: Martin Luther High School in Greendale, Wisconsin. I would have gone to...

Club Lotus Yoga Provides Flexible Stress Management

Elizabeth Goblirsch

January 5, 2016

Every Thursday morning, Club Lotus Yoga holds sessions in the Brookfield East Choir room. Created in 2005 by Mrs. Doepke, Club Lotus Yoga walks participants through basic yoga techniques, while teaching stress management skills. It’s a wonderful way to improve one’s peace of mind, or to clear one’s head of the many stresses we face in our daily lives. “It’s no...

#BEtbt: Mr. Farley

Mr. Farley's freshman yearbook photo (92-93 school year)

Philip Klinker

December 17, 2015

Mr. Farley (a Spartan alumnus) is the principal at BEHS. He has also previously served Brookfield East as a social studies teacher, head basketball coa...

French Club: more than a study of France

Deepali Bhalla

December 15, 2015

Meetings for French Club are held when to plan events. So it’s typically once or twice a month, depending on what’s happening. Right now French Club is sponsoring two families for Christmas, so they will be buying gifts together. Events also include going and dining at french restaurants together. There are meetings to prepare for that, and reminders are sent via R...

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