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PTSA Co-President Laurie Okum, Patti Stein, Stephanie Rund, Laura Margo, Mallory Lee, Dorit Abramov,   Dagny Dubelko, and PTSA Co-President Jodi Galen

Healthy Snacking – Teachers and staff went bananas for this month’s “Thank You Tuesday” (TYT) produce stand, put on by the Beverly Hills High School PTSA

Teachers and staff went bananas for this month’s “Thank You Tuesday” (TYT) produce stand, put on by the Beverly Hills High School PTSA. One Tuesday a month, the BHHS PTSA treats the school’s staff  to a special TYT event. This month, staff members were invited to a farmers market produce stand with beautiful locally grown produce and recyclable bags donated by Mickey Fine Pharmacy. Pictured (from left):  PTSA Co-President Laurie Okum, Patti Stein, Stephanie Rund, Laura Margo, Mallory Lee, Dorit Abramov,   Dagny Dubelko, and PTSA Co-President Jodi Galen. 6:42 pm Read More

Career Day – To cap off Beverly Hills High School’s career day this year, students had the opportunity to visit with representatives from several local businesses

Preston Rozwood, Meltem Su, Michelle Redston, Spencer Edelman, Cindy Dubin, Kinsey Hogan, and John Johnson To cap off Beverly Hills High School’s career day this year, students had the opportunity to visit with representatives from several local businesses offering summer internship opportunities to BHHS students. Pictured at the Stardust Penthouse at The Beverly Hilton (from left): Preston Rozwood, Meltem Su, Michelle Redston, Spencer Edelman, Cindy Dubin, Kinsey Hogan, and John Johnson. 6:39 pm Read More

Candidates Forum – Candidates for Beverly Hills City Council came to Beverly Hills High School this week to speak to students about issues close to their hearts

L-CandidateForum Candidates for Beverly Hills City Council came to Beverly Hills High School this week to speak to students about issues close to their hearts for a forum put on by Interact and Teen BHEF. Issues discussed included the subway, finances, the troubled Beverly Hills Postal Service, the new rent ordinance, and of course, local schools. Candidate Bob Wunderlich even encouraged students to get involved with local government by watching City Council meetings and using their social media skills to inform their peers about important issues. Pictured above: teen BHEF students with the seven candidates vying for three open seats in the upcoming City Council election. 5:29 pm Read More

Courier In Argentina – Celebrating the New Year in Argentina’s Patagonia Region is Beverly Hills Health & Safety Commissioner Gary Ross and his family

Beverly Hills Health & Safety Commissioner Gary Ross and his family, Nancy Ross, Jack Ross and Eric Ross Celebrating the New Year in Argentina's Patagonia Region is Beverly Hills Health & Safety Commissioner Gary Ross and his family, Nancy Ross, Jack Ross and Eric Ross.  In addition to Gary Ross serving as Commissioner, all family members are lifetime residents of Beverly Hills and all graduated BHHS. To join the Ross family in the Carry the Courier Club, simply snap a photo of yourself with a copy of the Courier on your next trip and e-mail the photo to mlopez@bhcourier.com with a short description of where you went. 5:05 pm Read More

Welcome To Molokai – resident Cathy Haymes Baker to travelled with her husband Chris to her bucket list destination, the island of Molokai,

M-CourierCarry Longtime resident Cathy Haymes Baker, BHHS class of 1976, took a break from planning her high school reunion last month to travel with her husband Chris to her bucket list destination, the island of Molokai, off the coast of Maui. To join Cathy in the Carry The Courier Club, simply take a copy of the Courier with you on your next big trip, snap a photo and send it to mlopez@bhcourier.com with details about your trip. Safe travels! 5:20 pm Read More

Career and Technical Education – Beverly Vista students worked with K-BEV, the BHHS’ television news station

L-BV-CTE-Students Last Friday, Beverly Vista for the second-straight year partnered with Beverly Hills High School's Career and Technical Education department on a program that exposes Beverly Hills middle school students to the various media programs CTE has to offer. BV students worked with K-BEV, the BHHS’ television news station. Pictured (clockwise, from left): Lucas Fuhrer, Joshua Katz, Jayden Bulexa, Ricky Lee, Natalie Lightner, Talia Eshtiaghpour, Nicolette Kay, and Hannah Sokolovsky. 4:21 pm Read More

Great Debate – The Beverly Hills High School Speech and Debate Team brought home six medals at the Western Bay Forensics League’s 2nd Fall Congress tournament

L-Debate The Beverly Hills High School Speech and Debate Team brought home six medals at the Western Bay Forensics League’s 2nd Fall Congress tournament at Torrance High School. Pictured (from left):  Silver medal winners Dean Becker and Mason Ware; Bronze medal winner Diane Jeong; and Silver medal winner Ben Dahan. Not pictured: Silver medal winner Steven Aceti and Bronze medal winner Jules Shinbrot. Following on that success, twin brothers Evan and Seth Pizzurro went on to compete in the semi-finals Public Forum team debate. 4:17 pm Read More

Tutoring – The Beverly Hills Academic Tutoring Program is set to return again for another year, beginning with orientation on Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 4-5:30 p.m.

M-Tutoring The Beverly Hills Academic Tutoring Program is set to return again for another year, beginning with orientation on Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 4-5:30 p.m. at Roxbury Park Auditorium. The program is seeking volunteers to work with elementary school children having social and/or academic difficulties.  High School students will receive community service hours for volunteering in the program.  For more info contact Adrienne Weise at adriennetutor@gmail.com or call 310-285-6810. Pictured: a BHHS senior tutors a young student during last year’s Academic Tutoring Program. 6:15 pm Read More

Skills USA – Four students from Beverly Hills High School finished in 8th place at the National Skills USA competition, held in Louisville, Kentucky

Christian Ulirsch, Owen Lloyd, Bennett Gershwin, and Jonathan Gunn After clinching first place gold medals at the California Skills USA competition last April in San Diego, four students from Beverly Hills High School finished in 8th place at the National Skills USA competition, held in Louisville, Kentucky on June 20-25. This is the first time BHHS has ever competed in the national competition, which brought together over 6,000 students from around the country to compete in over 50 career-related industry categories. Pictured (from left): Christian Ulirsch, Owen Lloyd, Bennett Gershwin, and Jonathan Gunn. Ulirsch (senior) and Gunn (Johns Hopkins-bound) designed, built, and tested a robot to detect explosives by video camera. Lloyd and Gershwin (both seniors) wrote and recorded a 3-minute radio program about the Orlando shootings. 5:43 pm Read More

Lawyers Philharmonic Celebrates Sherman – Celebrating the LA Lawyers Philharmonic’s 7th annual Disney Hall “Concert Extraordinaire

S-Lawyers-Phil Celebrating the LA Lawyers Philharmonic’s 7th annual Disney Hall “Concert Extraordinaire,” and their Beverly Hills connections, were (from left): residents Gary S. Greene, founder/conductor; Lori Gordon, BHHS ’73; concert producer Debra Greene Kaiser, BHHS ’01; legendary songwriter of Disney film classics, and recipient of the “June Lockhart Humanitarian Award” (“Junie”) Richard M. Sherman, BHHS ‘46; Natalie Gordon, '13 and Victoria Gordon, BHHS ’11.    6:41 pm Read More