The North Star

Plans to Change Bell Schedules Causes Uproar

Plans to Change Bell Schedules Causes Uproar

Nash Henry, Staff Writer September 29, 2023

Rumors had been circulating among students and staff for weeks that the corporation was seeking to change the high school schedules.  After significant speculation, confirmation that this was indeed MCCSC’s...

Future Plans for the New ID Cards

Future Plans for the New ID Cards

Nadia Radu, Staff Writer September 17, 2023

Bloomington High School North and MCCSC have introduced new ID cards this 2023-2024 school year. These cards and are currently being used to track and help students and parents who take the bus. But MCCSC...

ARcTic Amble: BHSN Arts Department Fundraiser

ARcTic Amble: BHSN Arts Department Fundraiser

Raegan Deckard, Editor-in-Chief December 8, 2022

Cougars! Our wonderful visual arts department has given students so many opportunities and modes of expression. Just this fall, staff reporter Margaret Hill did a story on artist of the month Hunter Broomall's...

Ashley Benson

Ashley Benson: Cougar turned Hall of Famer

Raegan Deckard, Editor-in-Chief November 3, 2022

As you roam the commons of Bloomington North, you’ll find artifacts of deeply ingrained Cougar sports history; trophies upon trophies, plaques, and lists of state championships that intensify Cougar...

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BHSN Earlier Start Times: One More Obstacle

Bailee McRoberts, Staff Reporter September 23, 2022

This school year, MCCSC changed the start time for high school from 8:00 am to 7:45 am. This time change affects teachers, staff, students and parents. This paper is going to further explain why there...

BHSN Senior and National Merit Semi-Finalist, Brady Christiansen

BHSN 2022 Academic Award Recipients

Paul Murphy, Staff Reporter September 21, 2022

Bloomington High School North has a history of academic excellence and is proud to recognize the dedication and hardwork of those who have been awarded academic recognition awards this year.  North...

Indiana University’s Renovation Plans

Indiana University’s Renovation Plans

Carlos Colon-Vazquez, Staff Reporter September 14, 2022

Indiana University has recently detailed its plans for Bloomington campus renovations starting 2024, lasting until around 2030. At the University board of trustees meeting, vice president of capital planning...

A Star is Born

A Star is Born

The North Star Staff September 3, 2022

The North Star is back. Not only are we bringing back the student-produced news website, we are rebranding from Fused it to the original name of the BHSN newspaper, The North Star. Following is an excerpt...

BHSN Offers Free Voter Registration, but Why Vote?

BHSN Offers Free Voter Registration, but Why Vote?

Raegan Deckard, Editor-in-Chief September 3, 2022

Bloomington High School North is hosting a voter registration drive for students eligible to vote in light of the upcoming local elections, which includes the District 9 congressional seat, on September...

Notable Grand Prix of the 2020  Formula One Season

Notable Grand Prix of the 2020 Formula One Season

February 19, 2021

The 2020 Formula One season kicked off in July at the Red Bull Ring for the Austrian Grand Prix. It proved to be a race of attrition as eight cars failed to finish because of mechanical failures, including...

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Hannah Arroyo October 30, 2020

  Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away this September. It is important to remember all the things she did for the United States and for the people...

Getting to Know the U.S. Presidential Candidates

Hannah Arroyo September 15, 2020

The 2020 presidential election is coming up this fall which is important because for some people the way some issues are handled are life and death . It’s an important year due to the current events....

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