Schedule Choices

Carrie Zhang, Opinions Editor

June 1, 2019

At the end of the spring semester, every student except for the seniors receives their course selection cards. Seventh and eighth graders do not have many choices to make -- they select their language course and performing arts...

New Clubs and Old Clubs

New Clubs and Old Clubs

December 30, 2018

7th Grade Dreyland

Emi Pope, Reporter

November 18, 2018

Imagine deserting a haphazard band of adolescents in the middle of the woods, then requiring them to use their nonexistent cartography skills to meticulously follow a map back to their camp. Then imagine sporadically discarding...

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

November 3, 2018

How Politically Active is the Burroughs Community?

Adina Cazacu, Head Layout Editor, Online Editor

October 15, 2018

Today’s youth must be politically minded go-getters who seek to make change in the world around them, right? Surely, the student body of John Burroughs School, an institution that prides itself on creating such go-getters, mu...

Student Opinion on Additional JBS AP Courses

Carrie Zhang, Reporter

May 16, 2018

Each class at Burroughs is composed of a hundred or so students, and each class receives students from a variety of schools. There are classic feeders like Forsyth, Community, New City, and Wilson, just to name a few. Fewer students...

Student Government Requirements

by Penny Zheng, Reporter

May 16, 2018

According to the widely read student-parent handbook that JBS issues to each student at the beginning of the year, “Activities are an important part of the Burroughs experience.” Of course, student government falls under this...

Put Your Phone Down

Lucy Bloomstran, Features Editor

May 9, 2018

Generation-Z. The iGen. Categorized as those who were born anytime from the mid-1990’s to mid-2000’s, the post-millennial generation is stereotyped as the kids who are conjoined at the hip to their smartphones and eat Tide...