Anuka Mohanpuhr



Principal Erin Schweng at the Berkeley High Class of 2018 graduation at the Greek Theatre.

Principal Erin Schweng Bids Farewell to Berkeley High School After 3 Years


On Monday, April 20 at 3:06 PM, Berkeley High School’s Principal Erin Schweng announced that she will not be returning to BHS after the 2019-20 school year.

A hallway in the G Building that would usually be filled with students on their way to their next class is empty after BUSD decided to close Berkeley High.

Berkeley High School Cancelled to Limit the Spread of COVID-19


At 8:34 PM, on Thursday, March 12, Erin Schweng, Berkeley High School’s principal, informed students of a three week district-wide school closure effective immediately.

Should Firearms Be Allowed in Sports Arenas in Washington State?


A new bill that would allow firearms to be carried in sports arenas was recently proposed in Washington State. The bill was drafted by three Republican representatives in the Seattle legislature: Matt Shea and Bob McCaslin from the Spokane Valley, and David Taylor from Moxee.

Pilot Concussion Program Aims to Protect BHS Athletes


This fall, BHS was selected as a pilot school for a new program aimed at improving the detection and treatment of concussion injuries. Concussions are surprisingly common among high school athletes, not only in collision sports such as football, hockey and lacrosse, but also in soccer, basketball and cheerleading.