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A Good Alternative?

Alex Hastings, Contributing Writer

May 9, 2017

Filed under Academics

Bolles History is in the making! Second semester, 2017 marks the first year of a new age: alternative exams. Rather than endure a full week of countless bubbling of A’s, B’s, C’s, D’s, and rarely E’s, some teachers hav...

An Experiment that You Have to Experience

Ann Maris Walton, PR Editor

May 5, 2017

Filed under Academics

NEFRSEF takes place in the Jacksonville Morocco Shrine Center, which is a dark and musty facility. Around the building are several statues of post “shriners”, and on the inside there are multiple slightly creepy pictures of...

The Scheduling Season Has Returned!

Laina Segel, Copy Editor

March 31, 2017

Filed under Academics

By now, all Bolles students are contemplating their schedules for the 2017-2018 school year.  However, students can also sign up for an additional session; Bolles also offers classes during the summer.  The most popular clas...

New AP Computer Science Principles Class to be Offered Next Year

Andrew Culver, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Academics

As Bolles transitions into becoming a more technology-oriented school, a new class will be offered along with AP Computer Science A. Rather than focusing solely on coding, students will learn general concepts in Computer Science an...

New Semester Course Options!

Anna Jacobson, Adviser

February 28, 2017

Filed under Academics

Students interested in the humanities have two new semester course options in the 2017-2018 school year. English teachers Stam and Jacobson join junior level teacher Mike Mulvey as teachers offering electives. Stam’s class in...

February: Putting Students to the Test

Laina Segel, Copy Editor

February 21, 2017

Filed under Academics

One day, someone will prove that even Floridians suffer from Seasonal Affect Disorder. There’s no snow, true, but there’s no…well, anything.  New Year’s excitement fades, Valentine’s Day chocolates have been reduce...

Latin Forum Festivities

Salma Shaalan, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017

Filed under Academics

On Saturday, February 4th, Latin students from all over Jacksonville gathered at Bolles to compete in Ancient Greek Olympic events, various tests on a wide range of Classical topics, artistic projects, and be judged on their costumes...

A Day for the Juniors

Laina Segel, Copy Editor

January 31, 2017

Filed under Academics, Top Stories

Insight and careful preparation yield a successful college search.  This search begins on Junior Day, when students determine their strengths and their interests. The junior class attended Junior Day on Friday, January 27.  Ea...

An Apple a Day Keeps Microsoft Away

Aoife O'Riordan, Literary Editor

January 10, 2017

Filed under Academics

After news recently came out through Student Council about Bolles’ plans to completely switch to Microsoft products next year, students expressed mixed opinions. Once the idea was passed through Student Council and approved by...

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