The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The majority of Bellaire faculty and the Shared Decision-Making Committee voted for an eight-period schedule for the 2024-25 school year. In addition to eight periods a day, the new schedule also includes the dismissal time moving to 4 p.m., the discontinuation of zero periods and more elective options for students.
Eight a day
Claire Bradford, Head Business Manager & Features Editor • Mar 18, 2024

Principal Michael Niggli announced the new schedule for the 2024-25 school year in an email sent to students and parents on Feb. 18. The schedule,...

When the Italian exchange students arrived at the airport, their host families awaited them at the arrivals center. 
They welcomed them with a big sign.
Welcome to Houston
Sophia Zhao Apr 5, 2024

At the George Bush Intercontinental Airport's arrivals area, 14 Italian exchange students are greeted by their host families with a sign welcoming...

Results from a TPP poll conducted on Instagram with 460 voters. Almost 40% of voters said that their parents barely ever check their grades.
Parental influence
Apr 1, 2024
Masses stand before the social media gods, offering their prayers. (Graphic Designed by Helen Beebe)
A Heretic among the pious
Jason Chen, Opinions Editor • Apr 3, 2024

I don't use social media. But no matter where I go, it seems that the disciples of the social media gods follow. In class, students constantly...

District policy states the first 15 and last 15 minutes of class cannot be used to go to the restroom.
Potty politics
Mar 19, 2024
Recent Issue
Senior Future Plans Form
Junior two-way midfielder Leo Dale dodges past his defender in his second game of the day. Junior two-way midfielder Zach Foust positions himself as an outlet for Dale.
From role-players to leaders
Alex Lin, Reporter • Mar 19, 2024

Pads drenched in sweat, JV and varsity long-stick-midfielder sophomore Brayden Nguyen lined up on the wing, ready to play in his fifth game of...

Coach Bruce Glover speaks to the varsity basketball team during their playoff game against Jordan High School. The team won 39-38.
Leading with faith
Mar 6, 2024
A&E
This year, spring break lasts from March 9 to 17. There are plenty of fun ways to spend it in Houston.
A spring staycation
Grace Turney, Entertainment Editor • Mar 8, 2024

Soaking in the sun on Maui. Navigating New York City’s lively streets. Wandering through Paris’s magical sights. The idea of a dream...

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