Natalie Gross



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Free mental health resources are necessary


Berkeley, renowned for its cultural vibrancy and academic excellence, contends with a substantial homeless population of over 1,000, many of whom lack access to crucial mental health resources.

Testing can look different in every AP classroom.

AP class tests should stay unstandardized


AP classes have become a cornerstone of high school education, offering students the chance to engage in rigorous coursework, cover extensive material, and potentially earn college credit.

Fire alarms are located throughout all BHS school buildings.

What causes the frequent fire alarms at Berkeley High School?


With the new school year starting, Berkeley High School has already had several fire alarms go off. Many students and teachers assume that the cause of these situations is students pulling the alarm to get out of class.  “I believe the main causes are the students pulling the alarm to get out of class or