Knight Errant

Finals should be no more than 5% of a student’s grade

Alex Bronkala, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Why? Because most finals are more than 10% of a class grade, causing them to have a bigger impact for better or worse. It’s a nightmare, especially if a student struggles taking tests in general. Most students spend countless...

Finals should be a greater percentage of the final grade

Elizabeth Valley, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Towards the end of the semester, a small boost in a student’s grade might be enough to change their B+ to an A-. When I’ve sat on the edge of a letter grade, I relied on my final to give me the extra points necessary to push...

IBA Standings

Blake Mahmood, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

In the NBA Gold league is where the best of the best play. The only undefeated team left is full of men. The OG’s, 3-0, is lead by gym teacher Casey Hansen and the rest of the team consists of other teachers. Team YBA, 2-1,...

IBA Explained

Keegan Gustafson, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

BSM’s intramural basketball league, the IBA, is back in action this year. This program has been at BSM for many years and players are excited to start up the season again. Games are held in the Haben after school, with the fi...

Jacinda Smith has two tattoos: a semicolon on her wrist and her mom’s birthday on her forearm.

Jacinda Smith

December 20, 2019

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