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Students and staff list summer reading musts

June 5, 2013

Reading gives people an opportunity like none other. The opportunity to escape into a whole new world. To leave their problems behind and just lose themselves in a good book. “I like to read because...

Open campus nixed for finals

June 3, 2013

No Open Campus For Finals   The second semester finals schedule at Black River Falls High School is going to be looking a little bit different. There will no longer be open campus like there was the...

Athletes Leave Early For Sporting Events

June 3, 2013

Spring sports teams are going non-stop until the end of their seasons due to all of the weather issues and scheduling complications, meaning that the athletes are leaving classes early to get to their...

Time for a SNAC

Time for a SNAC

April 27, 2013

They call themselves SNAC, Student Nutrition Advisory Council. Basically, they eat food and give their input on it. Sounds like a fun club, right? "Basically on SNAC, we help the cooks to decide what...

Why take an AP test?

Why take an AP test?

April 20, 2013

AP tests may be challenging, but they may also pay off when you get to college. Taking the AP test in high school could save you around $2,900 if you get a high score on the test. “The benefits of taking...

Softball runs into bad weather

March 25, 2013

Fifty softball players are only two weeks into the season and have already  run  into some major problems. Problem number one: the team has already had to reschedule three of their games and scrimmages...

Becoming a “Smarter” School

Becoming a “Smarter” School

December 15, 2012

On November 16, the Black River Falls School District applied for the Wisconsin Technology Initiative Grant. “The grant is a $75,000 grant sponsored by Cisco. If the grant were to be approved we would...

Rufsholm finishes first season as AD

Rufsholm finishes first season as AD

November 18, 2012

There is a new face sitting in the activity director's office--former middle school teacher Jim Rufsholm. “I love this new job. I enjoy  working with the athletes and the coaches. I just love it,”...

Staff changes focus session policies

Staff changes focus session policies

November 8, 2012

Some people believe that the moodle program has become more of a hassle than anything. To help make things a little less stressful for the teachers here at BRFHS, a few small changes are going to be made. “The...

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