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The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

Members of Best Buddies/dessert club help the buddies decorate their cookies with frosting and sprinkles. According to Kaufman, most of the buddies either loved or hated the sprinkles.
Valentine's Day brings sweet treats and buddies together for celebration
Tanvi Dubey, Reporter • Feb 14, 2024
Mayor John Whitmires focuses for his term include public safety, infrastructure, increasing government transparency and “bringing people together with … quality of life issues.” He also encourages young people to get involved in their communities and vote in local elections.
‘Pay attention and get involved’
Claire Bradford, Features Editor • Feb 12, 2024
SFR partnered with a restaurant to raise $4,000. Using the money they donated food to Libyan and Syrian refugees.
Students for Refugees teaches empathy, broadens perspectives
Smruthi Garlapati and Blen Abebe Feb 9, 2024
Students in Italian courses sit after watching Madame Butterfly at the Houston Grand Opera. They received a project based on the performance.
'A different experience': Orchestra and Italian class attend 'Madame Butterfly' opera
Haset Mekuria, Assignment Editor • Feb 9, 2024
Junior Yousef Salem flies a kite decorated with the colors of the Palestinian flag with his younger brother Younis, who is in first grade, on his shoulders. In Refaat Alareers poem If I Must Die, kites are a symbol of hope for Palestinian children.
New year, new hope: Muslim Student Association volunteers at kite tribute to martyred Palestinian poet
Alexander Tang, Reporter • Feb 3, 2024
Director and junior Emma Kolah telling the actors how she wants them positioned for a scene in the film. They are all trying to snap Emily, the main character, played by junior Rachel Carrillo, out of her trance, and it is a close up of Emily with everyones hands snapping.
Theater student turns writer’s block into self-directed short film for UIL Contest
Tanvi Dubey, Reporter • Jan 30, 2024
Allie Maglaras cuts one of two cakes for the Greek club meeting. Members CeCe Stampas and Grish Oomman found the coins hidden inside.
Bringing in a new year: How Greek Club celebrates 2024
Grace Turney, Entertainment Editor • Jan 28, 2024
Ellen Dai runs to return a short ball during her girls doubles match. Dai plays on the outdoor courts of Chancellors Family Center.
Serving into the spring season: varsity tennis team plays its first tournament of the season
McKenzie Le, Reporter • Jan 19, 2024
Senior cheerleaders took the photo in cheer uniform and Booster Club wore their jackets. Three different photos were taken to capture the senior class.
Class of 2024 continues panoramic legacy
Sara Tilney, Sports Editor • Jan 18, 2024
Thirty-seven former IB students return to Bellaire to receive their official diplomas. The students reconnected with each other and visited old teachers.
Class of 2023 receives IB diplomas
Karis Chen, Editor-in-Chief • Jan 8, 2024
American students and their host siblings pose for a selfie at Castello di Santa Severina.
13 students spend Thanksgiving abroad
Peyton Promubol, Reporter • Dec 20, 2023
A student stretches out his arm to reach for the GPA cloud but cannot reach the unattainable 5.0 score. For the class of 27’ and beyond, a perfect 5.0 GPA is now impossible.
New district changes affect freshman GPA
Joy Xia, Reporter • Dec 18, 2023