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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

To teach students healthy practices, CPS must have mental health course

To teach students healthy practices, CPS must have mental health course

Anna Xu April 14, 2020

“New research suggests that nearly everyone will develop a psychological disorder at some point in their life,” according to Scientific American, the longest running science magazine in the U.S. While...

CPS changes to Pass/No Credit grading system

CPS changes to Pass/No Credit grading system

Anna Xu April 6, 2020

Columbia Public Schools (CPS) alerted students and families details of the overarching grading plan for the rest of the semester today, April 6, in an email from CPS Communications Director Michelle Baumstark.  In...

Youth vote, media comprehension impact Missouri Primary

Youth vote, media comprehension impact Missouri Primary

Anna Xu March 23, 2020

With the Democratic candidate pooled narrowed, the Missouri Primary Elections were March 10, and former Vice President Joe Biden and Seb Bernie Sanders debated March 15. Counseling secretary Jennifer Sonnenberg...

CPS suspends school amid COVID-19 concerns

CPS suspends school amid COVID-19 concerns

Anna Xu March 17, 2020

Columbia Public Schools (CPS) won’t be in session tomorrow and won’t reopen until April 13 at the earliest; however, this 26-day cancellation may change depending on future events relating to the coronavirus...

A Tutorial: How to wash your hands

A Tutorial: How to wash your hands

Anna Xu March 10, 2020

Nurse Tammy Adkins teaches students how to wash their hands, an effective way to prevent the spread of coronavirus.   How do you wash your hands? Let us know in the comments below.

Can Homecoming Queen Sadia Moumita wash her hands?

Can Homecoming Queen Sadia Moumita wash her hands?

Anna Xu March 10, 2020

Missouri received its first official coronavirus case on Sunday March 8. TO prevent contracting the illness, the CDC advises one to wash one's hands throughly. Will Sadia Moumita pass the test?   What...

Jimmie Briggs visits CPS, imparts personal stories of journalism career

Jimmie Briggs visits CPS, imparts personal stories of journalism career

Anna Xu March 6, 2020

Jimmie Briggs, who is a journalist, author and advocate among other titles, spoke to the three Columbia Public School (CPS) high schools from March 2-4, ending with a visit to RBHS. He comes to Columbia,...

Photo by Sophie Eaton

Don’t miss these sights at True False

Anna Xu March 5, 2020

The "March March" at 5:15 p.m. on Friday, March 6 The "March March" is the annual kick-off event for True/False, and it is open to all members of the community for free. Thousands, infants to seniors,...

Sediment flow causes water discoloration

Sediment flow causes water discoloration

Anna Xu February 27, 2020

Assistant Principal Tim Baker said sediment flow discolored water from clear to yellow and misty. He said while students should avoid drinking this water, the discoloration doesn’t give any negative...

Ripping into spirit, king candidates defrost tees

Ripping into spirit, king candidates defrost tees

Anna Xu February 27, 2020

As with RBHS Courtwarming tradition, Student Council planned a game for the Courtwarming candidates and their escorts. Tomorrow, during halftime at the boys' basketball game in the Main Gym against Helias,...

Senior Jack Buckley poses as Elvis during the Bright City Lights show. Buckley performed a variety of songs from famous pop songs like Hey, Look Ma I Made It!, to Jailhouse Rock. Photo by Audrey Snyder

Students collaborate, grow through show choir

Anna Xu February 24, 2020

Through television shows and movies such as “Glee” and “Pitch Perfect,” show choir has thrusted itself into popular media. As media company CNN reported in 2010, “singing is cool again” by...

A stack of currency chained together and padlocked.  Used for any money inference where money is tight or protected.

Sanctions

Anna Xu February 22, 2020

Definition and Purpose Sanctions can be administered to an entity by one state or many countries banding against it. In modern history, the U.S. as well as other powerful nations have used economic...

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