The Most Important Lessons

The Most Important Lessons

I often look back on my own path and think about why those of us who teach continue to do what we do year after year. One thing I think we must all have in common is that at some point in our academic career we had a teacher that inspired us or changed us in some way....
The Benefits of Books

The Benefits of Books

What would you do if you found something that would increase your child’s achievement at school, increase their vocabulary and verbal intelligence, help your child develop empathy for others, increase their general knowledge about the world, make them a better writer,...
Athletics Update: October 15th 2018

Athletics Update: October 15th 2018

Varsity   Football September 28th was Homecoming at BCS and our varsity football team handily defeated JPII! The Bears built a 38-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 45-0 victory in the second half. The large Homecoming crowd filled the stands and were enthusiastic in...
Athletics Update: September 24th

Athletics Update: September 24th

Varsity   Cross Country The cross country team had a meet on September 7th in Pflugerville. Both boys and girls teams placed 3rd in 1A-4A varsity races! Riley walker set a new school record in the 5K race of 17:47. All runners bettered their times from the last meet....
Helicopter and Lawnmower Parents

Helicopter and Lawnmower Parents

  Several parents have sent me links to the stories coming out this past week about “Lawnmower Parents”. It seems we have a new entry into our lexicon replacing the well-known “Helicopter Parents”. Apparently the difference between the two is that a “helicopter...